Apple has released the latest version of their developers tool, XCode 4 on their developers website (http://www.developer.apple.com). Apple is no longer requiring that developers using the program have a developers membership to use XCode. It is even available from download from the Mac App Store for $4.99.
The new version has a number of new features in it including:
- Single Window
- Apple LLVM Compiler 2.0
- New Debugger
- Interface Builder is Built-in
- Fix-it and Live Issues
- Instruments for Xcode 4
- Version Editor
According to Apple’s website, it is designed to be up to three times faster, 2.5 times more efficient and more helpful, however, you will have to have at least Snow Leopard (Mac OS X 10.6.x) on your machine to use the program.
You can download XCode 4 for free from the Apple Developers site at: