Jesse White

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This Classic Quote From Steve Jobs About Hiring Employees Describes What Great Leadership Looks Like | Inc.com

Steve Jobs may have had an enormous ego as the head of Apple, but he understood his place in the information age when he famously quipped,<p>It doesn't make sense to hire smart people and tell them what to do; we hire smart people so they can tell us what to do.<p>Genius and profound. Your best move is …

Leadership

If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think | Inc.com

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off course <i>90 percent</i> of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the intended time.<p>The reason for this phenomenon is quite simple -- through air traffic control and the inertial guidance system, pilots are constantly …

Self-improvement

10 Ways Parents Can Teach Their Children To Be Leaders

All parents want their children to be successful. Parents naturally want kids to be viewed as courageous leaders, willing to take on any challenge. However, instilling leadership traits in children takes a lot of practice and patience.<p>We could probably debate all day on what it means for kids to …

Parenting

A 3-Step Process to Break a Cycle of Frustration, Stress, and Fighting at Work

Bring to mind a conflict at work, and you’ll probably have the perpetrator in mind: your incompetent boss, that passive-aggressive colleague, or the resource-hoarding peer in another department. We spend an inordinate amount of time complaining about these people, avoiding them, and fighting with …

First teleportation from Earth to orbit

Chinese researchers have teleported a photon from the Gobi desert to a satellite orbiting five hundred kilometres above the earth.<p>This is achieved through quantum entanglement, a process where two particles react as one with no physical connection between them.<p>Hooke Professor of Experimental …

12 Habits Of Genuine People

There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all types of jobs.<p>People with high EQs make $29,000 more annually than …

Swift vs. React Native Feels

So this past week, my colleague Orta wrote a blog post, Retrospective: Swift at Artsy. It’s a long read, but worth it. The post describes <i>why</i> we made …

json2swift

A macOS command line tool that generates excellent Swift data models based on JSON data.<p>It takes care of the boring error-prone grunt work of …

HidingNavigationBar

An easy to use library (written in Swift) that manages hiding and showing a navigation bar as a user …

JavaScriptCore Tutorial for iOS: Getting Started

Since the introduction of Swift in 2014, its popularity has skyrocketed: according to the TIOBE index from February 2016 it’s already listed in 16th …

Reachability.swift

Reachability.swift is a replacement for Apple's Reachability sample, re-written in Swift with closures.<p>It is compatible with <b>iOS</b> (8.0 - 11.0), <b>OSX</b> …

Markingbird: A Markdown Processor in Swift

(Note: I am no longer actively working on or maintaining Markingbird. If anyone wants to take on the responsibility of ongoing maintenance, please …

Can’t Remember to Take Breaks? Time Out 2 for Mac Can Help

- Mar 7, 2016<p>If you find yourself working at your Mac with no break for hours on end, perhaps Dejal Systems’ recently updated Time Out 2 app can help …

App Store

SwiftLint

A tool to enforce Swift style and conventions, loosely based on GitHub's Swift Style Guide.<p>SwiftLint hooks into Clang and SourceKit to use the AST …

Usage

Hue is the all-in-one coloring utility that you'll ever need.<p>Hex<p>You can easily use hex colors with the init(hex:) convenience initializer on UIColor. …

Activists plan rally on Tuesday at dozens of Apple Stores worldwide

Events planned all over the world, from Hong Kong to Houston, Munich to Minneapolis.<p>If you are in favor of Apple’s staunch resistance to the …

What is… Nuke?

<i>Note:</i> This is the first of a new series of articles aimed to give you a quick overview of various interesting open source libraries that are out …

SwiftString

SwiftString is a lightweight string extension for Swift. This library was motivated by having to search StackOverflow for common string operations, …

Bond Tutorial: Bindings in Swift

The name’s Bond, Swift BondAre you tired of manually wiring up your UI code? Yeah, I thought so. It’s such a mundane task, but we all have to do it. …

Composable parts

Composition is an important idea in programming, and Functional Programming brings it to the forefront. But what does it mean to say things are …

ReSwift

<b>Supported Swift Versions:</b> Swift 3.2, 4.0<p>For Swift 2.2 Support use Release 2.0.0 or earlier.<p>Introduction<p>ReSwift is a Redux-like implementation of the …

What Functional Programming Is + Why It Makes You Better

What is a Programming Style?<p>When a programmer sits down to start a new project they have a few decisions to make, the chief one being how they should …

Programming

Friday Q&A 2015-12-25: Swifty Target/Action

Posted at 2015-12-25 15:11 | RSS feed (Full text feed) | Blog Index<br>Next article: Friday Q&A 2016-01-29: Swift Struct Storage <br>Previous article: Friday …

PMKVObserver

PMKVObserver provides a safe block-based wrapper around Key-Value Observing, with APIs for both Obj-C and Swift. Features include:<p>Thread-safety. …

Secondary Views in Interface Builder's Storyboards

I've been all-in on Storyboards in Xcode for some time now. I have very little view and layout code in my controllers, defaulting to Interface …

Little things that can make your life easier in 2016

As we are closing this year, let’s take a look at few simple things you can add to your iOS developer toolbox to make your life easier and be more …

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Approachable Functional Thinking, Using Protocol Extensions

I really enjoyed Daniel Steinberg’s talk from NSConf 2015 – Somewhere between Tomorrowland and Frontierland. It gave me hope for being able to learn …

Failable initializers, revisited

In a previous post, I discussed how Swift’s failable initializers could be problematic. Specifically, I argued that their ease of use could persuade …

"Weak, Strong, Unowned, Oh My!" - A Guide to References in Swift

I often find myself worrying about retain cycles in my code. I feel like this is a common concern amongst others as well. I don't know about you, but …