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This week's exciting news comes from... IBM! The continual IBM 💜 Apple partnership around Swift means that us, the community, wins! Check out the IBM Swift announcement video here, or just check out the newest and coolest 🐥 tools, including:

  • Kitura - Web framework and HTTP server for Swift, building off new technologies including libdispatch, Foundation and the Swift Package Manager.

  • Swift package catalog - Create, share and discover the many new libraries, modules and packages being created since Swift moved to open source.

In other exciting news this week, a 🤖 gave me 🍦!!!!


Apple Love

Swift Around the Web

Swift Evolution

Functional Voodoo



Swift Code

  • ABKit - AB testing framework for iOS
  • SwiftSVG - A single pass SVG parser with multiple interface options (String, NS/UIBezierPath, CAShapeLayer, and NS/UIView)
  • RSKGrowingTextView - A light-weight UITextView subclass that automatically grows and shrinks.
  • Swifton - A Ruby on Rails inspired Web Framework for Swift that runs on Linux and OS X
  • parallel_ios_tests - Run iOS tests on multiple simulators in parallel at the same time
  • circle-menu - CircleMenu is a simple, elegant menu with a circular layout.




Other Platforms

Random Cool Stuff