Custom Segue Animation With Autolayout In Swift

While working on my new app, I wanted to make some nice segue animation when user selects item from tableview and detail is shown. With autolayout it was bit tricky from the beginning, but I succeeded and here’s the result: So how to do it? First…

Mixing Dynamic And Static Cells In Tableview

Work on my new app continues. As I said in previous post, it’s main functionality focuses on displaying a table view. Table view with a lot of items, divided into sections, based on their creation date. Those items are contacts from address book and so far…

TableView with many sections and items from array

I’ve started working on new app(I won’t tell what is it yet :)). It’s main functionality focuses on displaying a table view. Table view with a lot of items, divided into sections, based on their creation date. I’m sure it sounds trivial, but this was really good…

My First App Was Released!

Somewhere during Saturday I’ve released my app – an iOS universal game – Space Troubles. You can find it on appstore. Nothing special happened since then, but it’s still exciting experience. It’s interesting to watch statistics in iTunes Connect and other tools, such as App…

My app was approved!

As I hoped in previous post, when I woke up there was email in my inbox saying my app was approved! However I haven’t released it yet. Sensortower.com wrote nice article on their blog – The Best Days to Launch or Promote Your iOS App – by Category (Q1…

My first experience with submitting app to App Store

On March 29 I’ve finally submitted my game to App Store. This means waiting for a review, for about 8  days on average(for iOS apps). When I woke up, I saw there’s email from iTunes Store, saying my app was rejected. There was also second…

How to make universal SpriteKit game in Swift

Having universal game is almost must have today. Nobody likes rescaled app with “2x” circle on iPad. When I started making my game, I just jumped into coding without any thought about this. Basically I was testing it mostly on iPhone 6 simulator. Now it’s…

How To Add iAd Banner To SpriteKit Game In Swift

Today I’m gonna show you how to add iAd banner to SpriteKit game in Swift. Again, there’s a ton of tutorials how to add iAds normal iOS app, but in case of SpriteKit game and Swift, it wasn’t so obvious to me. For further info, here’s…

How to pause SpriteKit game in Swift

As I wrote in my previous post, I’ve started making simple game, after finishing course chapter demonstrating how to make Flappy bird clone. There’s a ton of tutorials like that on internet, and while they teach basic mechanics, you end up having plain game, without main…

Bought iOS8 and Swift course on Udemy

I haven’t time to post to my blog, but I’ve decided I’ll fix this and post at least once a weak. First thing I’d like to share –  there was quite decent discount on this course on Udemy while ago, so I’ve decided to give…