Check out the latest news from our team, such as recent app and book releases as well as conference talks and presentations we did.

5 Feb 2023
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AppForce1 podcast

Natalia Panferova talked to Jeroen Leenarts about how she got into iOS development, her recent work at Apple and at Nil Coalescing, as well as her book on integrating SwiftUI into UIKit apps.

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20 December 2022
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Exsto app release

Natalia Panferova and Matthaus Woolard released a drawing app for iPad called Exsto. It provides an unconventional approach to sketching via a set of simple tools that let you produce impressive digital art even if you don't consider yourself an artist. The drawings made in Exsto are always unique thanks to its special fluid brush.

9 November 2022
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Vincent Pradeilles YouTube channel

Natalia Panferova joined Vincent Pradeilles to talk about modal presentations in SwiftUI on his Youtube channel. She shared tips on how to set a color scheme for a sheet or popover, how to show multiple sheets at once, and how to to present a bottom sheet with new iOS 16 APIs.

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14 September 2022
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Integrating SwiftUI into UIKit Apps book release

Natalia Panferova published a detailed guide describing a variety of ways to integrate SwiftUI into applications built with UIKit. It includes ways to use Swift Charts inside UIKit apps as well as adding new iOS 16 Lock Screen widgets. Prior SwiftUI knowledge is not required as the introductory chapter covers the most important concepts of the framework.

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7 September 2022
Screenshot of the first slide of Mysteries of SwiftUI Text view presentation


Natalia Panferova did a remote online presentation for iOSDevUK where she talked about lesser known aspects of working with Text in SwiftUI. The video of the talk called "Mysteries of SwiftUI Text view" is available on YouTube.

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13 August 2022
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Women Who Code Mobile Summit

Natalia Panferova gave a talk on how to start integrating SwiftUI into a UIKit app at the Women Who Code Mobile summit that took place on July 27. You can watch the recording of her presentation on YouTube.

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11 Jul 2022
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Swift by Sundell podcast

Natalia Panferova joined John Sundell on his podcast to discuss latest updates to the SwiftUI framework from WWDC22. She also talked to John about her experience working on the SwiftUI team at Apple and about building applications for Apple platforms.

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6 Jul 2022
Screenshot of sketch notes for Swift WWDC22 announcements blog

Natalia Panferova and Matthaus Woolard co-authored an article about Swift language announcements from WWDC22 that was published on the official blog. The post is accompanied by a beautiful sketch note from an iOS developer at Spotify Feli Bernutz.

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