A client recently asked me to help them implement a custom smart banner solution, inspired by what some other major companies in their industry were doing. I’m going to cover some of the related techniques and features first, before going over the implementation. If you’d like to jump directly to the step-by-step, click here.
Apple is very particular about how 3rd party software gets on their devices. Basically, the more users you want to distribute the app to, the more hoops you have to jump through. It breaks down like this:
2018-01-18 in ios
As usual, Xcode 9 introduced new default warnings and tightened existing ones. Some of these changes don’t seem to get applied to existing projects during the upgrade check. For better or worse though, running
pod install or
pod update has the effect of setting warnings for all pods like it’s a new project. This led to me seeing a lot of warnings in the form of
'RandomCocoaTouchAPI' is only available on iOS 10.0 or newer in certain pods. The build setting responsible is
CLANG_WARN_UNGUARDED_AVAILABILITY = YES_AGGRESSIVE.
My name is Robin Kunde. I am a software engineering consultant currently specializing in iOS mobile development and the Swift compiler. I have worked on large e-commerce projects and mobile apps for major retailers in the past.