Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Saturday, April 1, 2017
Making you app to understand voice command was not an easy task before the introduction of Siri (iOS) and Google assistant. Both are now opened for developers. However, as usual Apple's Siri is not fully open to the developers when compared to the capabilities of "Google Assistant".
Monday, October 3, 2016
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Following is how I implemented "remember me" feature in a recent app I did in swift. I'm saving the user details in NSUserDefaults upon requesting to remember.
Sunday, August 30, 2015
With Xcode 4 came the concept of a workspace that allows multiple projects to be grouped together. Each workspace gets a unique set of symbol indexes, build products, window layouts, etc., otherwise referred to by Xcode as derived data. Since a single project can belong to more than one workspace this derived data is not contained under the individual project directory. This post explains how you could clean derived data.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
I have been using Mantle for JSON serialisation for quite some time now. I loved it because it appeared to be a clean way to handle JSON objects. However somethings have changed in version 2.0. This is not an attempt to criticise the changes but an attempt to give a heads up before you update.
Monday, April 13, 2015
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Gone are the days where Xcode generated the manifest for you when you archive for enterprise distribution. So it is more or less a manual process now and below is a sample manifest. Just Create a .plist file (can use Xcode for this) using the following keys and values appropriately.
Sunday, January 18, 2015
I know its bit late but anyways...
The symposium was held on 2nd of January 2015 at University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. Academics and industry experts participated the event from Universities like University of Colombo and Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT). The keynote speech was given by Prof. Rohini Paranavitana (emeritus professor, department of Sinhala university of Colombo). This year’s topics were mostly based on languages Sinhala and Tamil with the absence of representatives from other south Asian countries.