Week 48 Newsletter

iOS News

Code

LFHeatMap (github)

Extremely fast iOS heat maps

Common App Rejections

Before you develop your app, it’s important to become familiar with the technical, content, and design criteria that Apple uses to review all apps.

MCLog (github)

Xcode plugin for filtering the console area.

Tuples, Structs and Enums

Swift offers a lot of choice to store program data. In this post Chris lists all the different data types and how to use them

Design

Design Details: Pinterest for iOS

We forgot this good one a few weeks ago!

Tethr

The last UI kit you'll ever need.

5 tips for designing an app that stands out

With the App Store growing by thousands of apps every day, today more than ever, standing out is a must.

Android News

Code

Java variables in Gradle

Is it possible to declare a variable in Gradle usable in Java?

Building a RecyclerView LayoutManager – Part 1

In this series of posts, he will be focused on the low-level details involved in building your own LayoutManager implementation.

9-Patch-Resizer (github)

A resizer tool to automaticaly resize png files and 9 patches in several densities.

Design

Designing an app for different platforms

Post about designing an app for different platforms and solving the multi devices issue, using Livebox app’s design as an example.

Material Design by Google

Synthesizing the classic principles of good design with the innovation and possibility of technology and science.