iOS 8 Animated Segues In Swift

Another especially awesome tutorial from, this time on custom animated segues…

Creating a custom segue is not difficult at all, as it consists of a standard programming technique in iOS. What is actually only required, is to subclass the UIStoryboardSegue class and override just one method, named perform. In this method the custom animation logic must be implemented. Triggering the transition from a view controller to another and back must also be programmatically performed by the developers, but this is a totally standard procedure.

Read all about it here

QR Code Reader in Swift

Here is a great walkthrough I came across for how to create a QR Code Reader in Swift…

QR (short for Quick Response) code is a kind of 2-dimensional bar code developed by Denso. Originally designed for tracking parts in manufacturing, QR code has gained popularity in consumer space in recent years as a way to encode URL of a landing page or marketing information.