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Background image with Swift UI

Posted on December 15th, 2019 by George

Example of how to add a background image to a View using SwiftUI. ZStack?

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SwiftUI use RGB for text. How to add custom RGB colours UIColor/ Color / .foregroundColor

Posted on December 15th, 2019 in Swift by George

Here is a short tutorial on how to use generic/conventional RGB color values with SwiftUI Swift 5.1 RGB values for UIColor are between 0 and 1 (see the documentation "specified as a value from 0.0 to 1.0")

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Xcode 11 Swift UI available font names for your application

Posted on December 15th, 2019 in Swift by George

Here is an exhaustive list with the available font names to be used in your IOS development. as in IOS 12

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Linked list in JavaScript code example step by step

Posted on December 1st, 2019 in JavaScript by George

 

This is one way of implementing the Data Structure of type Linked List in JavaScript.

Follow the code example below and pay attention to the explicit comments.

I do focus on coding and not writing a descriptive article. I believe the best way to learn code is by reading code and writing code.

Thank you.

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How to open and parse JSON file/data in Swift 5.1

Posted on December 1st, 2019 in Swift by George

A short example of how to open a JSON file from the root folder of the project.

This example will use a fictional file named Addresses, "addressesAPI" of type txt.

 

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Defer Swift 5.1 / 5 with example

Posted on November 23rd, 2019 in Swift by George

 

Defer is used to executed code only after the rest of the function body has been executed but can be declared anywhere inside of the body of the function.

Below you can see an explicit example.

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Swift 5 / 5.1 Enumeration with enum and enum method example

Posted on November 23rd, 2019 in Swift by George

 

In this example, I will create an enumeration using "enum" and a method "compareVales".

The compare value method will return a text string to show which value has primacy based on a predefined Rank.

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Square Area and Circle Area in Swift 5 and Swift 5.1

Posted on November 23rd, 2019 by George

 

Examples on how to create a class Shape and then subclasses Square and Circle and how to use methods inheritance.

The examples contain methods to calculate the area for a Square and a Circle. 

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How looks like a tuple in Swift? What is touple? Touples and Swift 5.1

Posted on November 19th, 2019 in Swift by George

 

Touples are used for grouping data.

You can think of it as a data structure much like an array.

Check out in the article a Swift example with explanatory comments.

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Create a new git repository from command line (curl)

Posted on November 18th, 2019 in Miscellaneous by George

 

Do you find yourself having often to create a new project and also have to create a git repository for it?

Would you rather create the repository on the command line instead of a tedious trip to the GitHub website or locally installed git client? 

Only one line in terminal ...

curl -u 'yourGithubUserNameHere' https://api.github.com/user/repos -d '{"name":"newRepositoryName"}'

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