Check out the latest news from our team, such as recent app and book releases as well as conference talks and presentations we did.
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.Listen to podcast
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.
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.Watch video
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.Learn more
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.Watch presentation
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.Watch presentation
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.Listen to podcast
Natalia Panferova and Matthaus Woolard co-authored an article about Swift language announcements from WWDC22 that was published on the official Swift.org blog. The post is accompanied by a beautiful sketch note from an iOS developer at Spotify Feli Bernutz.Read article