With EventKit framework makes it possible to access calendars on an iOS
Device. In this tutorial we will create an iCloud Calendar, search the
correct Calendar on the device and add an event into the calendar. This
tutorial is built with iOS 8.1 and Xcode 6.1
The Collection View provides a flexible way to present content to the
user. Similar to a table view, a collection view gets data from custom data
source objects and displays it using a combination of cell, layout, and
supplementary views. A collection view can display items in a grid or in a
custom layout that you design. In this tutorial we will display a number of
colored cells in a collection view. This Tutorial is built for iOS8 and
The look of the Navigation Bar can be customized. In this tutorial we will
change the background colour, the tint colour and add an image to the
Navigation Bar. This tutorial is built with iOS 8.1 and Xcode 6.1
While creating my 3 part series of posts on Parse.com I was contacted by a reader asking for help in getting images that are stored in Parse.com to display in an app TableView. The Parse documentation on this...
The NSTimer class can be used to create ‘timer’ objects in your iOS applications. Simply put – a timer. I’m sure you’ve all seen iOS applications that have a similar function to this. Ever wondered how they work? Wondering How NSTimer Works? Well, it works by waiting for a specific interval of time to elapse before it fires. Upon firing it will send a specified message to your swift app target object. For example you can tell your NSTimer object to send a message to a window with instructions to perform an update after a period of time has elapsed, or with this example update a label every second.
With the MessageUI FrameWork we can add text messaging functionality in our
app. In this tutorial we will send a text message using the
MFMessageComposeViewController object. This tutorial is built with iOS 8.1
and Xcode 6.1
Welcome back, I hope your New Year started off with a bang. The past week I have been focused on building a game with SpriteKit. A few of the members over at ios-Developers have been very helpful. If your looking...
In iOS8, the UIVisualEffectView class is introduced to apply visual effects
to a view. In this tutorial a darkened blur effect will be applied to an
image. This tutorial is built with iOS 8.1 and Xcode 6.1.
In iOS8 the UIActionSheet object is deprecated, the preferred way to
display an Action Sheet is by presenting an UIAlertController. In this
tutorial we will display an Action Sheet with different action handlers.
This tutorial is built in iOS 8 and Xcode 6.