Cocoapods is a dependency manager for Swift projects. It simplifies
importing third-party libraries to the project and it handles dependencies.
In this tutorial we will import the FontBlaster library using cocoa pods.
The FontBlaster library makes it easy to use custom fonts inside the
project. This tutorial is made for iOS8 and Xcode 6.4.
For developers that have used the Java or C# programming languages, Generics in Swift should look pretty familiar because Swift’s implementation is very similar to those languages. For other developers Generics may seem a bit foreign at first. In this tutorial we will show how to use Generics in Swift to create generic functions.
We're going to be using CloudKit to load and save user data, we'll read from the microphone using AVAudioRecorder, we'll add UIStackView and NSAttributedString for great layout, and we're going to tie in push messaging for dynamic updates.