Category: XCode

Apple Herds Developers To iOS 7

Apple is making the push for iOS developers to adopt the iOS interface and standards. Chuong Nguyen writes on The company has advised iOS developers that all apps submitted after February 1, 2014 must be optimized for iOS 7 and built using Xcode 5. The move would at the very least remove visual fragmentation in […]

Macports: Running Linux/BSD software directly on a Mac

I can hear “Mac purists” complaining about “polluting their computer with foreign software”. Sorry to dissapoint, but no computer, Mac or otherwise, is the be-all and end-all of computers. There are some things which work better on other platforms and conversely there are some things which work better on a Mac. The objective here is […]

Apple Releases XCode 4

Apple has released the latest version of their developers tool, XCode 4 on their developers website (  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 […]