June 2015 - wiky apps

Software Development, Games Development, Mobile Development, iOS Development, Android Development, Window Phone Development. Dot Net, Window Services,WCF Services, Web Services, MVC, MySQL, SQL Server and Oracle Tutorials, Articles and their Resources

Monday, June 29, 2015

How to Create a Twisted Balloon Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

In the following steps you will learn how to create a set of detailed balloon pattern brushes and how to use them to create a neat text e...
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Build an AngularJS App Powered by Python EVE: Part 2

In the previous part of this series, we implemented the sign-in and sign-up process using the Eve API we created in the first part of the...
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UITextField docked like iOS Messenger

A while ago I was searching for code on how to create a textbar that is docked at the bottom of the screen and moves with the keyboard wh...
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Input Accessory View (How to add extra controls above keyboard)

When building iPhone applications that support or provide text input, it's often necessary to create some extra buttons (or other con...
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iOS SDK: Creating a Custom Text Input View

Developing an amazing application is not a simple job. Traditionally, one of the most difficult aspects of doing so has been creating ric...
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Friday, June 26, 2015

Importing & Exporting Documents in iOS

One of the common tasks that an iOS developer has to do is to import or export documents from his iOS application. For example, suppose y...
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Geofences on Android with GoogleApiClient

In this tutorial, you'll build an Android app named "AWTY?" which uses GoogleApiClient, a component of Google Play Services...
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Resources in WPF and difference between Static Resource and Dynamic Resource

In WPF, Resources are objects which can be reused anywhere in a WPF application. For example styles, brushes, Bitmap images etc. can be ...
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Using Node.js to build REST APIs

Node.js is a platform for building server applications using JavaScript. The platform provides a way to create web applications and servi...
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Node.js Serving HTML pages and Static content

Node.js is a platform that provides a way to write server side code using JavaScript. This model works well for quickly prototyping a ser...
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Thursday, June 25, 2015

Create a Cloud Backend for Your iOS App Using Parse

vast majority of the apps you see on the store today are being powered by the cloud. Instagram is storing photos in the cloud. Facebook i...
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10 Actionable Performance Tips To Speed Up Your Table View

If you have ever dealt with a collection view you can already sense the value of this post. Speed can quickly become an issue if you'...
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How To Start Unit Testing in Swift

Last week I wrote about code quality and one area I covered was unit testing. Unit testing is the process of validating that pieces of yo...
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How To Manage Dependencies with CocoaPods

There are great open source projects out there maintained by dedicated individuals and companies. One big problem you may face when bring...
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Learn How To Create An iOS App Using HomeKit

The project was incredibly interesting. All of a sudden I had to build an app that interfaced with a piece of hardware that triggered set...
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What You Need To Know To Start Learning How To Code

There is something very special about creating an experience that another human can be entertained by or that makes their life a little e...
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13 Xcode Tips That Will Help You Conquer Xcode

What is less-than-comforting—especially to newcomers—is the sheer amount of things that Xcode can help us do. To those new in this area X...
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Let’s Walk Through The Apple TestFlight Experience

While there are other great alternatives, like Hockey App, it isn't a perfect solution for those who can't add a recurring expens...
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Endpoints in WCF

WCF provides communication for client applications using Endpoints. Endpoints provide the configuration required for the communication an...
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UIScrollCeption: embedding multiple UIWebViews in a UITableView

You don't have that much choice to display HTML content with basic UIKit components. You're basically limited to UIWebView and… n...
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ASP.NET Patterns every developer should know

For the past year or so, I've been involved in documentation of frameworks that help developers to write better code, and to create a...
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jQuery More/Less Text

It was recently asked by a client to add a functionality that only displays the first few lines of a block of content with a "More&q...
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These 12 iOS & Mac apps are the 2015 Apple Design Award winners from WWDC

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference is taking place this week following the company's kickoff keynote presentation yesterday ...
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Web Development - Building Responsive Web Sites with Bootstrap

In the past, a Web site that supported mobile and desktop required different code bases. Today, however, there are UI frameworks that all...
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Developer Productivity: What's New in C# 6

Are you a C# Developer who wants to be more productive? We've got good news! The latest and greatest features in C# can help. Join us...
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A N-Tier Architecture Sample with ASP.NET MVC3, WCF, and Entity Framework

N-Tier software architecture can solve the following client/server system issues: scalability, security, fault tolerance and etc. In our ...
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Application Lifecycle Management

For years, Visual Studio has enabled software development organizations to break free of rigid, process-oriented application lifecycles t...
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