"How to Unleash Your Inner App Developer" – My New Weekly Blog for iPhoneLife magazine!

I’ve got a new weekly blog I’m writing for iPhoneLife magazine called “How to Unleash Your Inner App Developer”. This is in addition to my regular column which will be appearing in the next issue of IPhone Life magazine http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleashing-app-developer-within All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book series Twitter: @kjmcneish

Confessions of a Pizza Stalker

Well, this doesn’t have anything to do with iOS, Android, or .NET, but, my wife Sharlene has a great new blog that’s targeted at any of you pizza fanatics out there (and if you write code for a living, I KNOW you’re out there)! Here it is: http://www.pizzastalker.blogspot.com We both attended the Pizza Expo 2013 in Las Vegas last week and it was a blast! All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book series Twitter: @kjmcneish

Q&A: How To Fix Xcode’s "used as the name of the previous parameter" warning

When you upgrade to Xcode 4.6, you may find that you are getting a number of compiler warnings like this: ‘xxxxx’ used as the name of the previous parameter rather than as part of the selector In this post I will show you why you’re getting this warning, how to fix it, or how to ignore it. Why You’re Getting This Warning This is typically caused by declaring a method without specifying a description of the parameter. For example, check out the following method declaration: – (NSString *) getFormattedDateString:(NSDate *)date:(NSString *)formatString; The intent of this code is to declare a … Continue reading Q&A: How To Fix Xcode’s "used as the name of the previous parameter" warning

iPhone Life Column and Blog

Hello All! Just wanted to let everyone know that I’m now a regular columnist and featured blogger for iPhoneLife magazine! I’ll still be blogging here, but you can find more of my iOS content in the magazine and in my new blog: http://www.iPhoneLife.com/blogs/kevin-mcneish My first blog post is about Apple’s expansion of the iBookStore into Japan and some new enhancements to iBooks and iTunes Producer. All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book series Twitter: @kjmcneish