Tag: Swift Programming Language

Swift Swift: Making Background Images, Small Images and Custom UIViews with Autolayout

For those who have worked a bit with auto layout, there are two topics that seems to be a real challenge: using a custom UIView, especially when using Core Graphics , and displaying photos  either in the foreground or as a background. Both suffer… Continue Reading “Swift Swift: Making Background Images, Small Images and Custom UIViews with Autolayout”

The Swift Swift Tutorial:A Swift Pizza App with UI

[Updated to Swift 2.0 8/30/15] I thought I’d do some writing for the advanced beginner to intermediate level programmer. That’s a loose definition, but I’ll define it as someone who can find their way around Xcode well enough that I can say “open a… Continue Reading “The Swift Swift Tutorial:A Swift Pizza App with UI”

From Brackets to Braces in Swift: Constants and Comments

In this series of posts, I’m going to explain much of Apple’s new Swift programming language. It assumes you have no earlier programming knowledge or need to brush up on a few concepts to get things working. Since the Publication of the Book The… Continue Reading “From Brackets to Braces in Swift: Constants and Comments”