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Apple Announces New APIs for Developers and More at WWDC

Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) keynote on Monday saw the company unveil the latest iterations of its core operating systems — iOS and iPadOS 16, macOS 13, and watchOS 9. Alongside its upcoming software releases, the tech giant also announced the technologies and tools that will help developers create apps and content for them. "We...

Apple Developer Software Confirms iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro Have 4GB RAM

The iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro RAM debate can finally be put to an end, it appears. Yesterday, we heard how Chinese regulatory filings confirmed Apple’s latest iPhones have 4GB of RAM, and today, Apple’s own Xcode software has confirmed 4GB of RAM is the number within iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro models....

Developer Showcases Proof of Concept for Xcode on iPad

Louis D'hauwe, a software developer from Belgium, has taken to Twitter to showcase a proof of concept for Xcode running on the iPad. D'hauwe envisions that the code would get sent to a Mac, which is acting a remote server, to be compiled and built. The build process on the Mac would generate an .ipa...

Xcode 7.1 Download Hits the Mac App Store

Apple update day continues, as Xcode 7.1 has hit the Mac App Store (it’s also available in the Developer portal). This new version includes the following updates: New in Xcode 7.1: • Support for tvOS including storyboards, unit and UI testing, playgrounds, and crash logs • New workflow to add a device for development and...

How to Check if your Version of Xcode is Legitimate

Following the first attack on the App Store, Apple has reacted by informing developers that it has removed apps built with the counterfeit version of Xcode and says that it plans to take further steps to prevent attacks. You may recall that earlier last week a security firm published a list of malware-infected apps built...

Apple Removes Apps Made with Knockoff Version of Xcode in China

A couple days ago it was reported malware made its way into Apple’s App Store—by the way of a compromised counterfeit version of Xcode, made available to download in China from a third party server. Apple told Reuters it has removed these malicious apps and is working with developers to properly build apps using the...

Xcode Update Brings Swift for iOS Download to Mac App Store

Xcode has received an update today to now include Swift for iOS, as announced by Apple’s Swift Language team on Twitter: http://twitter.com/SwiftLang/status/512682514779869186 What's New in Version 6.0.1 Includes SDKs for OS X 10.9 Mavericks and iOS 8.0. • Interface Builder renders your custom controls live in the design canvas • Preview editor displays your UI...

Swift: Apple’s New Programming Language For iOS and OS X

Apple unveiled a new programming language, called Swift, to its developers during its opening keynote at WWDC. Craig Federighi, Apple’s senior vice president of Software Engineering, introduced the language as “Objective-C without the C”. Let me explain what he means. Swift has been designed by Apple to be a safe programming language, eliminating entire classes...