Games + Github + Sheets + Videos
New course videos have been posted for both the iPhone Game course and the Real World App course.
I'm working to create more lessons that take you through the... Read more
Course Updates - Swift 1.2 and Real World Apps
Apple has been moving fast with the Swift programming language.
Over the past 3 months I have been working a lot behind the scenes and that prevented me from recording... Read more
Apple Watch + Real World Apps + Mini-courses?
TLDR: What course should come next? Vote below and watch the update video.
Apple’s making an announcement on Monday (March 9th) about the Apple Watch. I need your... Read more
iPhone Game Course Launch!
The Swift iPhone game course is launching today!
The goal of the course is to teach you how to start a game from scratch using Sprite Kit, which powers 2D... Read more
Finishing Swift Course and Starting Game Course
Happy new year!
The Swift course is nearly finished. I added videos for Days 22, 23, and 24. If you wanted to learn about TableViews, JSON, or web data these... Read more
Swift Course Update and New Timeline
Below are some updates with my progress with the new course materials. Working with Swift has been great, but it also has been a lot more work because of... Read more
Course Update - New Videos + Apple Watch Preview Tutorial
Here's a short video update that's under 4 minutes. I hope you're having a great day and that your excited to be making apps for both iPhone and Apple Watch!... Read more
Course Delay - Family Emergency
Hey, I have a family emergency, so I am away from my recording equipment and office.
Yesterday I finished publishing Day 15, which has a ton of text content (2,500... Read more
14 Days of Swift - Publish your first iPhone App Today
Today's post is a status update on the Swift course and the project itself.
As of Day 14 there are:
- 101 videos
- 14 Code Challenges/Notebook Activities
- 60+ code... Read more
Week 1 is a hit!
You can start the Swift and iOS 8 apps in 31 Days course today.
In the first week you'll learn how to build 3 different iPhone apps. You'll learn about... Read more
Start Today - Swift and iOS 8 Apps in 31 Days
The first full Swift iPhone app course is starting today!
Late backers can still enroll for the Complete Bundle of 7 courses.
Backers Enroll Here
I sent special... Read more
The Swift iPhone Apps Course starts Monday October 6th, 2014 (EDT)
Hey, we'll be starting the Swift iPhone App Course on Monday, October 6th, 2014 (EDT). Learn at your pace.
Here's what this means for you.
1. If you're ready... Read more
Successfully Funded - Starting October 6th
Hey, thank you so much for all the support!
It's great to be able to teach you how to make iPhone apps. Watch my video update and read the big... Read more
$46,073 - 2/5 Stretch Goals Unlocked!
$45,000 - 2D Game Art Stretch Goal Unlocked!
We've unlocked two of the five stretch goals. You will get design templates for iPhone apps and 2D Game Art to use... Read more
$43,513! - Very close to 2nd and 3rd Stretch Goals!
We've almost unlocked the second stretch goal: $45,000 - 2D Art for Games.
I was in Athens, Greece this summer teaching an iPhone Game Programming workshop to 7th-11th... Read more
1/5 Stretch Goals: The Media Pack
Last week I added 5 stretch goals for a Media Pack. Today we unlocked the first stretch goal by flying past $40,000.
These stretch goals will unlock additional content for... Read more
Stretch Goals: Media Pack - Art, Sound, and Music
Learning to code is part of the process of creating an app
Apps are a multimedia experience. Beyond code, you need to learn to work with art and sound resources.... Read more
Amazing iPhone Icons, 3 Bonus Courses, and iOS 8
I have had a bunch of questions about the bonus courses. Use the link below to get started today. There's a great Swift Primer course which will help you install... Read more
Live iPhone App Q&A on Wednesday 2pm EDT + Xcode Keyboard Shortcuts
Live iPhone App Q&A
I'll be hosting a live Q&A session on Wednesday, 9/17/14 at 2pm EDT. The event will be recorded, and you will be able to watch it... Read more
Make apps for Watch
On Tuesday, Apple announced the new iPhone 6 as well as the Watch (Apple Watch).
The Apple Watch is what I was expecting from Apple. It's designed to help... Read more
Live Stream - Apple Announcements Today - 10am PDT (1pm EDT)
Watch Apple's new announcements today at 10am PDT (1pm EDT), or video the recording after work.
Apple built a temporary white building to showcase something special at the event.
Click... Read more
7 Videos to Kickstart Swift
Please watch 7 videos on using Xcode, UI drag-and-drop layout, and Swift coding.
Like the videos? -> Like and Comment on this update
- What should I do differently for the... Read more
Swift + Xcode 6: Videos 1, 2, and 3.
I'm sorry for the delay, I have a list of 17 issues with Xcode 6 (beta) that prevented me from posting videos last night.
I'm working on a PDF with... Read more
Swift tutorials - I need your help...
Please let me know what simple apps you'd like to make. I'm looking for ideas for the first few Swift tutorials.
One of my students was struggling with date and... Read more
111% Funded! - When do you start? Vote now.
The Kickstarter project is officially funded!
When do you start?
I will be creating new tutorials based on your feedback starting Wednesday, August 27th.
The pre-course materials... Read more
Friends Discount - Nearly Funded in 7 Days!
Hey, thank you for supporting this project!
I love all the feedback that you've provided via email, messages, and comments. Please become involved with the project and help me build... Read more
Welcome and Thank You!
Thank you for your support!
I'm super excited to make a better iPhone app course for Swift and the upcoming iOS 8.
I'd like to create early preview... Read more