I’m creating a tutorial series on creating iOS apps from the ground up. Take a look at the first video, it will get you started programming iPhone apps even with no experience. I’ll be exploring this more on BuildingMobileApps.com, if you want to follow along there. https://www.buildingmobileapps.com/write-your-first-ios-10-app-with-swift-3-and-xcode-8-video/… Read More


My “Are We There Yet?” app for kids on road trips, MapRhino, was just updated to version 1.0.3. This latest version provides a fully responsive user interface across all sizes of iPhone and iPad, so that you can see more on your screen on the iPhone 6 Plus than on the iPhone 4, 5 or… Read More


For those of you using the Twilio PhoneGap/Cordova Plugin https://github.com/jefflinwood/twilio_client_phonegap, I have just updated with Marco Padillo‘s pull request to fix a deprecated Cordova iOS method that was preventing compiling with the 4.1.0 version of the Cordova iOS plugin. I’ve tested out the plugin with the latest Twilio Client libraries, and everything is great except… Read More


I’m working on a new technical programming book – Building Mapping Apps for iOS With Swift. Many of my UT app teams are working on map and location based apps, and all of them are using Swift as the language for their iOS apps. The first chapter is written, which is always the hardest part… Read More


As a mobile app developer, I use many third-party libraries in my Android and iOS applications. Most of them are open source, but a few are closed source, commercial libraries (such as Flurry, a mobile app analytics SDK). One of the problems that I’m running into, especially as I have plenty of apps that are… Read More