Coding topics for 08/17/2017

What to expect in Apple’s Swift 5 language for iOS and MacOS “Version 5 of Apple’s Swift language used for iOS and MacOS application development will arrive in late 2018 with ABI (application binary interface) stability in the standard Swift library a primary focus—delaying a feature originally intended for the…

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Coding topics for 08/11/2017

How to Get Started With Apple’s ARKit Augmented Reality Platform “At that event, Apple unveiled “ARKit,” a new, free set of software tools that anyone can use to build impressive new apps and experiences on the iPhone and iPad. The “AR” in “ARKit” refers to “augmented reality,” a technology that…

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Coding topics for 07/21/2017

​Programming languages: Python is hottest, but Go and Swift are rising | ZDNet “IEEE Spectrum’s latest ranking of the hottest programming languages puts Python ahead of the rest, but Apple’s two-year-old Swift is now a top 10 contender. The open source Python language climbed two places in IEEE Spectrum’s fourth…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 07/21/2017

Apple unveils machine learning research blog – The Financial Express “Apple has launched a machine learning research blog, a blog with research papers on artificial intelligence (AI) project is something new for Apple, TechCrunch reported on Thursday.So if you are a machine learning researcher, a student, an engineer or a…

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Blockchain Reading for 07/14/2017

Hyperledger Formally Launches First Product, Fabric 1.0 “The Linux Foundation’s Hyperledger project has finally released its first production Blockchain code, Fabric 1.0. In announcements on Twitter and its blog Tuesday, Hyperledger, which already counts global giants such as IBM and SWIFT among its customers, called the release a “huge milestone…

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Coding topics for 07/11/2017

Apple Open-sources the Swift Language Migrator “Apple has open-sourced the Swift 4 migrator that is included in Xcode 9, recently announced at WWDC 2017.” tags: coding Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.

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Coding topics for 06/15/2017

What’s New in Swift – WWDC 2017 – Videos – Apple Developer “Swift 4 continues the evolution of the safe, fast, and expressive language, with better performance and new features. Learn about the new String and improved generics, see how Swift 4 maintains support for your existing Swift 3 code,…

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Coding topics for 06/09/2017

Apple’s Xcode 9 beta previews blockbuster improvements – TechWorld “With Xcode 9, a forthcoming upgrade to Apple’s integrated development environment for building apps for MacOS, iOS, tvOS, and watchOS, Apple is introducing a new source editor, a new build system, and compatibility with the Swift 4 language. A beta version…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 06/09/2017

Is Python the most popular language for data science? – Maruti Techlabs “We need the best tools to leverage techniques that can turn data into insights by way of reporting or visualization. There are prominent languages such as C, C++, Java and Javascript for making meaning out of data. But…

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Coding topics for 06/08/2017

Apple releases Swift Playgrounds 1.5, Xcode 9 & Swift Playgrounds 2 beta to developers | 9to5Mac “Following today’s keynote, Apple has released the first betas for Xcode 9 and Swift Playgrounds 2. Today also marks the release of Swift Playgrounds 1.5 which will allow young developers to take control of…

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