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SYXcodeIconConversion – An Xcode Plugin That Overlays The Version And Beta Status On The Xcode Icon

SYXcodeIconConversion is an open source Xcode plugin from dvkch that overlays the version number, and tag for beta versions on the Xcode icon. This is a great addition to Xcode for anyone running multiple versions (especially if you run more than one at the same time). This image from the readme shows different versions of…

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Swift-Summary: 23 Swift Playgrounds For Learning Apple’s Swift Interactively

Swift-Summary from Juan Antonio Karmy is a collection of Xcode playgrounds for learning the basics of Swift. Swift-Summary includes 23 lessons in total, is up to date with Swift 2.2, and the key advantage of using Swift summaries vs the documentation is that you can learn interactively. Here is an image showing the playgrounds include…

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Open Source iOS Tool So You Can Easily Check Your UI Against Design Specs

Peek is an open source iOS library from Shaps M providing you with detailed info about the currently displayed interface you to check an app’s user interface against a specification guide. The tool works by scanning all your views on-screen, and then overlaying the view with a Peek view containing detailed information about the user…

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Open Source iOS Tools For Automatic Memory Leak Detection

Facebook has released 3 objective-c based tools for automatic memory leak detection on iOS – FBRetainCycleDetector, FBAlloactionTracker and FBMemoryProfiler. FBRetainCycleDetector finds retain cycles, FBAllocationTracker provides introspection of Objective-C objects, and FBMemoryProfiler uses FBRetainCycleDetector and FBAllocationTracker allowing you to browse objects and view their memory usage over time. Here’s an image from the FBMemoryProfiler showing it…

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Objc2Swift & XCSwiftr – Objective-C To Swift Code Converter Tool And Xcode Plugin

Objc2Swift is a project from Yahoo Japan! that converts Objective-C code to a Swift syntax. While the code generated will likely still need some work this makes for a great starting point, and should save a large amount of tedious work. XCSwiftr from Ignacio Romero Zurbuchen is an Xcode plugin that utilizes Objc2Swift allowing you…