Swift Programming 101: Creating Self-Registering Swift UI Controls

What’s the best way to create controls that respond to notifications without interfering with existing messaging mechanisms? In this article I demonstrate a Notification Proxy class that helps you add functionality to existing iOS UI controls using a practical example: Adding placeholder text to the text view control. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/swift-programming-101-creating-self-registering-swift-ui-controls All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book series Twitter: @kjmcneish

Swift Programming 101: Mastering Dynamic Type in iOS 8

This article shows you how Dynamic Type works under the hood and gives you some Swift classes you can use in your own projects to make it easier to implement Dynamic Type. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/swift-programming-101-mastering-dynamic-type-ios All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book series Twitter: @kjmcneish