Few Tips & Tricks for iOS Dev Krzysztof Zabłocki @merowing_
Most important areas Initial setup Day to day development Debugging Useful tools
Initial setup - Crafter Unified project setup
• What’s the easiest way to know if the version of the app QA is testing is the current one? Initial setup - Icon versioning Ever had someone testing wrong version of the app?
Day to Day Development AppCode - Xcode, do you even refactor?
Day to Day Development CodeRunner - easy way to tests gists in different languages
Day to Day Development Dash - fastest and best documentation browser
Day to Day Development xScope - best set of tools to measure/inspect designs
Day to Day Development Uberlayer - align your design mocks on top of simulator for pixel perfect design!
Day to Day Development Hex color picker - add hex color support to all OSX color pickers.
Day to Day Development WhatTheFont - Find the font name by uploading image
Day to Day Development
Day to Day Development HockeyCoach - Helps find code that crashes your app
Day to Day Development VVDocumenter - great plugin for documenting code!
Day to Day Development NSLogger - best logging tool for Cocoa developer.
Day to Day Development Patterns - because we all know how to write regex?
Day to Day Development WatchDog - derived data problem solver…
Debugging Charles - Verify your application network connection and response Great for inspecting other apps as well
Debugging Reveal - find your hierarchy issues with ease.
Debugging use ~/.lldbinit to specify your favorite commands, like hierarchy dumping etc. eg. command alias ql quicklook
Other tools Wasted - how much image compression are you wasting? looking for completely opaque PNG files and converts them to 90% JPGs PNG with (partial) transparency will be re-quantified using pngquant: the colors will be reduced and the data re-compressed, keeping the image quality between 90% or above JPG files will be re-compressed to 90% image quality
Other tools Slender - Which images are not longer used in the project?
Other tools Calca.io - Math problems? Best symbolic calculator.
Other tools Tokens - Manage your redeem codes with ease.
If you want to find out more about the tools we use at The App Business, then come & talk to these guys Tomasz Sam Jon Marek @Wyszo @DodsiOS @JonHocking @_iError_