iOS/macOS Developer Productivity Kit

We use some tools and also some do customizations on them to increase our productivity. Every tech stack has different needs, therefore, a different set of tools. iOS, macOS, watchOS,

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Lightning Read #2: Optional String Pitfalls

I was trying to build a URL the other day. Check the following code block: [crayon-5b547584350ec084312418/] Seems legit, right? Assume that we’re passing 23940 as userId to this initializer. Depending on the Swift version,

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Reusability and Composition in Swift

The one concept Nietzsche, Thoreau and Hesse most probably tried to elude through their lives: Dependency. Even if one does not agree or embrace their philosophies, a programmer should —

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Generics in Swift 4

As one of the most powerful features in Swift, Generics can be tricky. A lot of people have trouble understanding and using them, especially application developers. Generics are most suitable

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Architecting iOS Apps with “Core”

In the last two years, I’ve had chances to experiment with architectures like MVC, MVVM and VIPER. What’s common among those is the V component, which represents the views in

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Swift 4’s Codable

It is almost certain that at some point in your app development journey, you needed to (or you will soon :]) serialize some object or value and parse JSON response

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Migrating from Vapor 1 to Vapor 2

Vapor 2 is released 🚀🎉 This is a big breaking change, but a good one. We have a small server-side project which is developed with Vapor. When Vapor 2 released,

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Using SwiftLint and Danger for Swift Best Practices

Apple’s Swift is becoming more and more popular amongst the developer community. Most of us already started adapting our projects to this folk. While adopting, we may not be as

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Swifty Tips ⚡️

Subtle best practises that Swift developers are keeping secret. When I first started iOS development, I was always curious about best practises used by giant companies. How does their project structure

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Unit Tests in Server-Side Swift API

I’ve shared my first experiences about backend development in Swift in my previous blog post. This is the follow-up post. I’ll talk about Unit Tests in Swift. TL;DR Swift accepts

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