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Open Source: Real-Time Congress App Phonegap And Native Source Code

As you may have noticed I like to keep a list on this site of open source ios apps. Earlier I received a submission of the url to an open source iPhone app that updates on what is happening at the US congress in real time, and provides access to data about members of the…

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Open Source: Behavioral Driven Development Testing Framework

For those unfamiliar with the term behavioral driven development testing (BDD) frameworks are used so that you can test applications using logical English like syntax. I have come across an open source  framework designed specifically for iOS devices.   What’s cool about this specific framework is that it can easily be attached to Objective-C methods,…

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Open Source: UITableView Replacement With Swipeable Cells

You have probably noticed this in a few apps such as the Twitter app – you swipe a cell in a UITableView and it then disappears revealing new content. I’ve come across a UITableView replacement that provides this functionality complete with animation effect so you can provide the impression that the user is uncovering hidden…

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iPhone Balloon Game Programming Tutorial: Adding Retina Display Support

I have had several requests for updates to the iPhone action game programming tutorial, and among them was an update for retina display support.  So here is the process step-by-step for those looking to add retina display support to a game made with the Sparrow Framework. This update goes through the process of creating the…

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Open Source: Restkit Library For Easier Communication With RESTful Web Services

Communicating web services can be a pain on iOS.  Some of the Cocoa classes for web communication are not available which doesn’t help.  Fortunately there are a number of open source projects that have made things easier for communicating with web services in Objective-C. One such project is Restkit, and what Restkit provides is a…