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An Intro to CALayer Animations

The correct use of animations can mean the difference between your app being just another one of many on the store, or standing out from the crowd.

In this post, we will look at the use of CALayers to quickly create fun animations to give your app that extra little … Read more…

Caching broken on iOS 8 - 3/3

In Part 1 I discussed how NSURLCache is broken on iOS 8, and delivered some source code in Part 2. Now that iOS 8.1 has been released (with absolutely no mention in the release notes about this issue, I ran all the tests again, Read more…

Caching broken on iOS 8 - 2/3

The roundup for the released version of 8.1 is available in Part 3. In Part 1 I discussed how NSURLCache is broken on iOS 8, and promised some source code. The source code is available here, and it is worth taking a closer look at some of the results. Read more…

Caching broken on iOS 8 - 1/3

Part 2, with source code and detailed results, is now available. The roundup for the released version of 8.1 is available in Part 3. Apple have already experienced one PR disaster with the iOS 8.0.1 release which broke cell phone operation for some users. They may be on their way to another problem - less serious this time, but still significant. Read more…