Another interesting week has come and gone for iOS developers featuring the announcement of iOS 5 and the initial release of the iOS 5 beta SDK for registered developers.
Hundreds of new features have been added in iOS 5 for consumers, and there have been many dramatic changes with the SDK with automated reference counting Core Image, a high level OpenGL ES framework, new Xcode instruments and more. Expect many tutorials to be shared through this site regarding those new features once iOS 5 reaches official release.
Here are the most popular resources from the last week:
How To Write Better Game Descriptions For More Downloads – A set of guidelines how to write descriptions that actually create more game sales.
Tutorial: Developing A Music Creation App – An excellent tutorial illustrating how to create a looping music creation app.
Open Source: Better Looking Customizable Segmented Controls – A library allowing you to easily change the fonts, colors, and more within your segmented controls.
Tutorial: iOS Objective-C Unit Testing Frameworks And How To Use Them – Nice tutorial explaining the benefits of three different unit testing frameworks along with the basics of using them.
Tutorial: Easy Positional Audio With Cocos2D – A tutorial on how to use the CocosDenshion library included with Cocos2D to create positional audio.
Open Source: Library To Add Color (Even Gradients) To Tab Bar Icons – Easy to use library allowing for the often asked for feature of coloring tab bar icons, even allowing for gradients.
Open Source: Crash Report Organizing Library (Client And Server) – A great library for crash report organizing, that even allows you to tell your users if the problem they are reporting is being worked on.
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