objective-c

  • Facebook’s ComponentKit Is A New Framework For Building iOS App Interfaces

    Facebook’s ComponentKit Is A New Framework For Building iOS App Interfaces

    At its F8 developer conference, Facebook today announced the launch of ComponentKit, a new Objective-C library the company built to improve the performance of its iOS app. As Facebook notes, ComponentKit uses a functional and declarative approach to building user interfaces that focuses on one-way data flow from immutable models. As Facebook engineer Daria Stroganova noted in a session at… Read More

  • Swifty Teaches Apple’s New Programming Language On Your iPhone

    Swifty Teaches Apple’s New Programming Language On Your iPhone

    Swifty is an app that provides an interactive set of tutorials that gradually guide you through the basics of Swift on your iPhone or iPad, from the very basics of variables and data types to the essentials of object-oriented programming. Read More

  • Our Polyglot Nightmare

    Our Polyglot Nightmare

    The diversity of human languages has been on the decline for decades. With the rise of globalized communications and business, the world has accelerated its shedding of unpopular languages, as speakers increasingly focus their efforts on those that afford them the most economic and social opportunities. The loss of these languages has even spawned efforts like the Endangered Languages Project… Read More

  • Index Shows iOS Programming Language Now In Top 3 As Mobile Development Booms

    Index Shows iOS Programming Language Now In Top 3 As Mobile Development Booms

    For the first time in years. Objective-C is now more popular than C++, showing proof that mobile development is surging ahead as we enter the post-PC era. Objective-C is the object oriented programming language used by developers for iOS.  It had its start in 1983. the same year C++ was created.  C++ proved far more popular over the years. But in 1988, Steve Jobs changed the course of… Read More