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This is where iOS development related news gets posted. Only select pieces of news are posted about that are most relevant to the developers who read this site along with our weekly best resources in iOS development segment which lists the resources from the last week in order of popularity.

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A Quick Look At Apple’s First WatchKit Release

Today Apple released the first version of WatchKit adding many new APIs to the iOS SDK for interacting with the upcoming Apple watch.

Some things to note:

- As expected Glances and Notifications APIs are included for quickly adding basic Apple Watch support to your apps
- You can build more advanced interfaces for your apps on the Apple watch with the iPhone doing the majority of the processing work
- Many different user interface components and helpers are already included in this first release of the WatchKit SDK
- Full native support apps are coming – presumably towards the end of 2014

Top iOS Development Resources For Two Weeks Ended November 16th, 2014

Welcome back to our feature of the most popular new and updated iOS developer resources mentioned on the site from the last two weeks.

The top resource this week is an open source library for creating swipeable card interfaces with great animations for swiping, cancellations, and convenient callbacks for tracking swipes, and where the swipe occurred on a card.

Here are the resources:

Top iOS Development Resources For Week Ended November 2nd, 2014

Welcome back to our feature of the most popular new and updated iOS developer resources mentioned on the site from the last two weeks.

The top resource this week is a framework allowing you to create easily configurable visual node based interfaces inspired by Origami.

Here are the resources:

  1. KZNodes – An open source framework for easily creating visual node based interfaces.  (featured here) (share on twitter)

Top iOS Development Resources For Week Ended October 19th, 2014

Welcome back to our feature of the most popular new and updated iOS developer resources mentioned on the site from the last two weeks.

The top resource this week is a project bootstrap  making a great starting point for your Xcode projects with many useful features for organization, debugging, and easier project setup.

Here are the resources:

1. KZBootstrap – An Xcode project bootstrap providing an excellent setup and adding features for extra warnings, easier debugging and more.  (share on twitter) (featured here)

Top iOS Development Resources For Week Ended October 5th, 2014

Welcome back to our feature of the most popular new and updated iOS developer resources mentioned on the site from the last two weeks.

The top resource this week is an open source library for utilizing websockets created in Swift with a nice clean syntax.

Here are the resources:

1. StarScream – An open source Swift based websockets client library.  (share on twitter) (featured here)