Code, Cocoa, Cabana

Cocoa Cabana

An iOS (Swift & Objective-C) developer blog, sometimes playing with Android (Java & Kotlin) and occasionally rambles on about Server Side Swift

Removing character accents in iOS / Objective-C

I was recently asked to capitalise some Greek strings in an app, only problem I had was the original string was lowercase and had accents. Apparently uppercase words in Greek (and possibly other languages) loose the accents…. :-/ Not being Greek or ha...

App Store, Submission to iTunes Connect via Xcode (network connection lost)

Okay so I came across a good one today, when trying to submit to iTunes connect (via Xcode) I encounter the following error: Weird, as I had a stable network/internet connection and I could access iTunes Connect fine via the web portal - but either ...

UIAutomation in Xcode (Primer & Cheatsheet)

After playing around with UIAutomation, I decided to write a primer to get you up and running. A link to a cheat sheet is provided at the bottom of the primer, and both will no doubt be tweaked regularly over time as I play and learn more about UIAuto...

Access Twitter timeline via ACAccount & SLRequest in Swift

Okay first things first, I did this way back when Swift first hit the scene and have since been preoccupied with several Objective-C projects. However I’m sure not much has changed so would like to share my findings with others (and I’ve just checked t...