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Updating NSURLSession Calls to Swift 3.0

Now that Xcode 8 is really here, it’s about time we thought about updating some of our code to Swift 3.0. If you’ve started migrating to Swift 3.0 …

iOS Apps

Best MacBook Skins & Decals

<i>Updated April, 2017</i>: Updated with more sticker and decal options to choose from, specifically the <i>Star Wars Rebel Alliance vinyl decal/sticker</i> and the</i> …

Apple's CloudKit update makes it a fantastic Parse replacement for developers

Apple has updates its CloudKit service with server-to-server capabilities, making it easier to use outside of Apple’s locked-down environment.<p>From Apple:<p>In addition to providing a web interface for users to access the same data as your app, you can now easily read and write to the CloudKit public …

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MacTrast Deals: Noun Project Unlimited Icons: 2-Yr Subscription | MacTrast

Get access to over 150,000 icons with the Noun Project Unlimited Icons: 2-Yr Subscription. Find the perfect icons for your design projects and …

Web Design

Episode 707 | Bryan Cranston Exclusive

Motorola Keylink fob pairs with your phone so you can always find it

If you happen to be running on a device with Lollipop, you can make the Keylink a security token, so you can't unlock the phone unless your keys are …

Swift 101: Demystifying Swift's Initializers (Part 1)

<i>Now that Apple has officially released Xcode 6 and the NDA has been lifted, it's time to dive deeper into Swift—Apple's new language for building iOS apps. Learning how to properly use initializers in Swift can be daunting at first. Swift's requirement that all stored properties in a class are</i> …

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Microsoft Lets Eligible Students Sign Up for Free Office 365

Microsoft has announced a new self-serve program for students at eligible schools that allows them to sign up for a free Office 365 license on their own. The offer is available first in the US and will roll out globally later this year.<p>The new program builds on the Student Advantage initiative that …

Best iPhone apps for contractors: Win more bids and manage job sites better!

Looking for the best iPhone apps to help you stay more organized both on the job site and off? General contractors have a lot of tasks to juggle on a …

The Ultimate Guide to Solving iPhone Battery Drain

I worked on the Genius Bar for almost two years, and the most difficult issue to solve was short iPhone battery life. It was extremely difficult to …

How-to: Use Preview to put signatures on PDF’s, Pages Documents, and Mail messages

As we have written about in previous articles, Preview is a valuable tool in OS X that does not get a lot of press. In this article, we will review how you can use Preview to capture your signature using the iSight camera on a Mac, then use it in Pages documents, to sign PDF documents, and as an …

One-Pan Singapore Noodles Recipe

One-Pan Singapore Noodles<p>What you’ll need to make 4 to 6 servings:-<p>4 eggs<br>• Salt & pepper to taste<br>• Cooking oil<br>• 1 onion<br>• 3 cloves of garlic<br>• 1 inched thick …

Goji's Smart Lock snaps pictures, welcomes you by name

Burglars of the future beware: the age of the smart lock is coming. There's no shortage of entries into the space these days -- in fact, it was just under a week ago that we spotted the lovely Yves Behar-designed August lock. Goji's (whoever heard of a company named after a fruit?) got a pretty …

Apple’s Tim Cook: The Full D11 Interview

There was a lot to talk about as Apple CEO Tim Cook made his second appearance on the <b>D: All Things Digital</b> stage.<p>Cook declined many, <i>many</i> …

Add Unsupported Passes, Cards, And Tickets To Passbook [iOS Tips]

Yeah, we get it: Passbook is awesome. It’s also woefully under-populated with only a handful or three of official apps.<p>But look, Passbook files aren’t even that special. They’re just specially formatted computer files with a .pkpass extension. What’s neat about that is that anyone can create one of …

10 million copies of Minecraft – Pocket Edition sold!

So…I know what you are thinking. “Yeah, 10m is cool but where is the next update?” We have been working hard on restructuring the backend of a lot of …