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In-depth conversations about Swift and software development in general, hosted by John Sundell.

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In-depth conversations about Swift and software development in general, hosted by John Sundell.

    81: “How big iOS teams typically operate”, with special guest Carola Nitz

    81: “How big iOS teams typically operate”, with special guest Carola Nitz

    Carola Nitz, iOS developer at Netflix, joins John to discuss how larger iOS development teams typically operate, and how smaller teams can prepare their code bases for future growth. Also, organizing remote conferences, balancing feature development with bug fixing, and much more.

    • 51 min
    80: “Lists and loops”, with special guest Nick Lockwood

    80: “Lists and loops”, with special guest Nick Lockwood

    Nick Lockwood returns to the show to go on a deep dive into data structures and algorithms, what some of the pros and cons of writing high-performance code in Swift are, and how all of that relates to parallelization and performance.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    79: “All about UICollectionView”, with special guest Ben Scheirman

    79: “All about UICollectionView”, with special guest Ben Scheirman

    Ben Scheirman, creator of NSScreencast, joins John on an episode all about UICollectionView. How have UICollectionView’s features evolved over time, and how are modern APIs like compositional layouts and diffable data sources changing the way collection views are built and used?

    • 59 min
    78: “What’s new in Swift 5.3”, with special guest JP Simard

    78: “What’s new in Swift 5.3”, with special guest JP Simard

    JP Simard returns to the show to discuss Swift 5.3’s main new features and improvements, and what those changes might tell us about the current state of Swift and its evolution process.

    • 48 min
    77: “Adopting new system features”, with special guest Jordan Morgan

    77: “Adopting new system features”, with special guest Jordan Morgan

    Jordan Morgan joins John to discuss various strategies for adopting new system features and APIs, how to keep up with the rapid changes to iOS, macOS and Apple’s other platforms, and how to allocate time between different projects.

    • 54 min
    76: “A huge year for SwiftUI”, a WWDC20 special with Josh Shaffer and Eliza Block

    76: “A huge year for SwiftUI”, a WWDC20 special with Josh Shaffer and Eliza Block

    Josh Shaffer and Eliza Block from Apple join John to talk about what’s new in SwiftUI, how Xcode Previews work under the hood, the new home screen widget system, Apple’s internal process of adopting and improving SwiftUI, and much more.

    • 1 hr 14 min

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