Introduction to Swift, the new language for iOS development (Repeat)

Learn how Swift can shake up iOS Development:



1. Role of swift and how it affects existing app developers

2. Objective-C vs. Swift. New features in Swift.

3. Basics:  Arrays, Dictionaries, View controllers, Views, Network calls using Swift

4. Procedural and object oriented features of Swift

5. Advanced topics - Mixing different languages, The Swift compiler, Performance and Optimization

Level : Beginner

Prerequisites : Familiarity with at least one programming language such as JavaScript, Ruby, C, C ++, Objective-C or Java

The talk will be led by Aditya Narayan, TurnToTech's co-founder.

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  • E\/IE B.

    The talk covered enough of Swift to get a feel for what's new and interesting.
    The best part was the context, framing Swift within the Apple development ecosystem.
    It was helpful to hear Aditya tell us what was not changing and how Objective-C and Swift will co-exist and hopefully play nice together.

    1 · June 24

  • Nam D.

    The meetup was ok and not great. could be must better to focus how to build a solid infrastructure for your own project dev. REPL should be the main dev playgound. That is where the tool shines. programming syntax can easily be learned. Since swift is pretty much borrow a lot of concepts from modern languages (c#, Typescript, js, etc...). Experience programmers could pick it up in no time. Just my 2 cents of thought!

    June 24

    • Sean

      Thanks Nam for the feedback. This meetup is geared towards beginners, intermediates, and professionals so we have to stick with something that can be understood by all. Our classes are structured much differently.

      June 24

  • Prasad R.

    Mobile app developer

    June 23

  • Álvaro N.

    Can you please confirm the address 184 5th Avenue, 4th Floor
    New York, NY 10037. Turntotech.io and a google search show a different address. Thank you.

    1 · June 23

  • Teddy A.

    I will be at TurnToTech....my favorite software education company! Also, I will be hosting an Intro to IBM Watson (with a focus on healthcare) this Wednesday 6/25 if anyone is interested...
    http://www.meetup.com/BlueWater...­

    June 23

  • Nam D.

    Hopefully this event will kick start my ios dev to the next level!!!

    1 · June 22

  • Alex U.

    This filled up fast! Hopefully there with be others, I signed up on meetup just for this event.

    June 17

    • Sean

      Alex, feel free to attend i will add you to the list.

      June 17

    • Alex U.

      Excellent, thank you!

      June 17

  • David C.

    Is this a free event?

    June 10

    • Sean

      yes

      1 · June 10

    • David C.

      Appreciated. Excited to Learn/Support.

      June 10

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