Free Mentorship for iOS Developers
Jun 1, 2020, 10:35 AM
tl;dr: I’m donating 30 hours of iOS development mentorship to anyone who’s starting to learn Swift or wanting to advance their skills. More details at Swift Mentor
iOS CI Infrastructure with Buildkite and Anka at Instabug
Sep 22, 2019, 4:35 AM
We, at Instabug, are big fans of CircleCI and use it for continuous integration for both our iOS and Android SDKs as it worked great for our needs. Those needs, however, have recently changed quite a bit, and as a result, we decided to set...
Swift 5, Module Stability and Binary Frameworks
Feb 12, 2019, 4:30 AM
Since the introduction of Swift in 2014 and over five major releases, it has matured a lot. The tooling is better and many teams have either completely switched to Swift and away from Objective-C, or are mixing between both with all new...
How We Automate Our iOS Workflow at Instabug Using CircleCI
Sep 13, 2018, 6:30 AM
We believe in automating repetitive tasks to increase our productivity and keep things moving fast. Since we build an SDK, this means that most tools created for automating tasks around development and deployment of iOS apps don’t work for...
Why We Don’t Use Interface Builder and Storyboards at Instabug
May 15, 2018, 4:36 PM
I just wrote a blog post about why we don’t use Interface Builder at Instabug and write all UI in code. Should you use Interface Builder and storyboards or write all your UI in code? This topic has been debated A LOT. There are good...
How We Refactored Our Monolithic iOS Framework
Feb 15, 2018, 4:36 AM
Over the past few months, the iOS team at Instabug has been working on refactoring our framework into multiple smaller ones, so we could ship faster while maintaining the quality of our SDK.
Jul 13, 2017, 4:31 AM
I have compiled a list of all the books I have read in the past few years, categorized into the books I’ve loved, the ones I thought were okay, and finally, the ones I thought were meh.
What it’s Like to Work on an iOS SDK
Nov 30, 2016, 9:43 AM
Ever since I started developing for iOS, I have been working exclusively on mobile apps. I didn’t have any real experience shipping an SDK, other than HMSegmentedControl, which doesn’t really count as an SDK.
I Quit the Company I Cofounded
Sep 17, 2016, 2:37 PM
I recently quit working at Grapes ‘n’ Berries, the company I cofounded almost 2 years earlier.
The Joy of Programming
Feb 21, 2016, 6:59 PM
I’ve seen many tech companies where people on the business side have a complete lack of understanding of what motivates software developers or makes them do the work they do. This results in dissatisfied and demotivated developers that are...