Going iOS native with WordPress
Nov 25, 2020, 2:39 PM
WordPress is one of the most popular website platforms available, in fact it powers just under a third of the entire web. I decided to use the WordPress API to see if I could make my blog (this website) available as a native app.
Going for Gold- Taking full advantage of Apple Platforms
Sep 5, 2020, 12:00 PM
In a recently published blog-post on building widgets for iOS 14, I showed how to implement a home-screen widget to display the latest status of the London Underground network. In the sample project, I showed how a shared module could be...
Constructing Data with Swift Result Builders
Jul 23, 2020, 12:17 PM
When Apple introduced SwiftUI in 2019, they showed how Swift 5.1’s function builders could be used to quickly, and readably, build user interfaces containing a wide range of elements. In Swift 5.4 (bundled with Xcode 12.5 or later),...
Create a Tube Status home-screen Widget for iOS 14
Jun 27, 2020, 2:46 PM
In this article, I will detail how to quickly and easily create a home-screen widget for your app, using the London Underground status board as a real-world example.