Runtime

About this podcast
Sam Soffes and Caleb Davenport talk about Swift, iOS, and other things they like.
Latest episodes
Aug. 10, 2017
This concludes Runtime. Thanks to everyone for letting us bring you out perspective on Swift and iOS for the past year!
July 13, 2017
This week we talk about the dynamic linker, how it affects your apps, and how it is changing. Get in touch with us in Spectrum or on Twitter at @runtimefm. Links Optimizing App Startup Time App Startup Time: Past, Present, and Future
June 29, 2017
This week we talk about two Swift 4 API we are excited about. The new Codable family of types and the enhancements to Dictionary solve real world problems in a unique way. Thanks to Rollbar for sponsoring the show. Get in touch with us in the Spec Slack or on Twitter at @runtimefm. Links SE-0166: Swift Archival & Serialization SE-0167: Swift Encoders SE-0165: Dictionary & Set Enhancements
June 22, 2017
This week we talk in depth about the changes to String in Swift 4. Thanks to Rollbar for sponsoring the show. Links What's new in Swift 4 (Playground)
June 15, 2017
This week we talk about WWDC 2017 and some of the things we are really excited about. We will go into more detail on many of these topics over the coming weeks as we get more time to experiment with the new tools and API. Listen for our session picks of the week and let us know if you have any favorite sessions or topics you'd like us to cover! Thanks to Rollbar for sponsoring the show. Session Picks Designing Sound What's New in Swift Documentation & Videos Documentation for all of the topics we discussed this week can be found here and additional WWDC session videos can be found here.
June 1, 2017
This week we talk about Firebase and how it allows you to buil a back end quickly so you can focus on what makes your app unique. Thanks to Rollbar for sponsoring the show. Get in touch with us in the Spec Slack or on Twitter at @runtimefm.
May 18, 2017
This week we talk about what the next iPhone might mean for developers and a few things we'd like to see at WWDC. Thanks to Rollbar for sponsoring the show. Get in touch with us in the Spec Slack or on Twitter at @runtimefm.
May 11, 2017
This week we talk about debugging system frameworks on iOS and macOS and some great tools that can help. Thanks to Rollbar for sponsoring the show. Get in touch with us in the Spec Slack or on Twitter at @runtimefm. Links Caleb's Post: Debugging Apple Frameworks iOS Runtime Headers Hopper Disassembler
May 4, 2017
This week we talk about how to get started with Bluetooth Low Energy with an Arduino and Core Bluetooth on iOS. Get in touch with us in the Spec Slack or on Twitter at @runtimefm. Links Arduino Core Bluetooth documentation Arduino 101 on Amazon ButtonLED sample code Hello Bluetooth blog post GATT Service
April 27, 2017
This week we talk about the recent Uber news and the work Apple is doing to protect the privacy of users on iOS and macOS. Get in touch with us in the Spec Slack or on Twitter at @runtimefm. Links Uber's C.E.O. Plays With Fire iOS Keychain Autodelete Thread Craig Hockenberry on Twitter Cédric Luthi on Twitter Alex Fajkowski‏ on Twitter UIDevice+SerialNumber on GitHub UIDevice+IOKitExtensions on GitHub Camera+ Rejected