Rapture in Venice

:: Mobile Design and Development Shop specializing in iPhone, iPad, and Android

Tutorial

Don’t Write a Class, Write a Category!

As an iPhone freelancer, I develop a lot of iOS apps. A lot. And one of the most important things to my business is that I leverage as much of my past work as possible when it comes to new projects. I have several strategies, but today I wanted to share one of my favorites: [...]

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Tutorial: Using RaptureXML Like A Pro!

In a world with evolving data formats such as YAML and JSON, it’s remarkable how much we still use XML, but what’s even more remarkable is just how bad the XML parser offerings are for iOS. Whether you use the native NSXMLParser stuff or any of the many third-party frameworks, you’re forced to write a [...]

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InnerBand Tutorial Part 3: The Magical Message Center

This is the third part of a multi-part series on the InnerBand Framework. Previously, in InnerBand Tutorial Part 2: Core Data Quick and Easy!, I reviewed the Core Data Store and how it makes working with Core Data actually…kinda fun! From the community of InnerBand developers, I’ve heard nothing but compliments and happiness about what [...]

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Getting Started with Mogenerator

If you’re an iOS developer using Core Data in your app, whether a n00b or expert, you should be using Mogenerator. I mean, really, you *should* be using it. If you don’t, well don’t worry, I’m not only going to tell you why you need it, I’m including a tutorial on how to use it! [...]

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