Episode 1: The Beginning of the End of Objective-C

If you are new to iOS or OSX Development, or you are starting a new project, you may be asking yourself if you should focus on Objective-C or Swift.  Emlyn and Joe discuss the challenges when trying to choose between Objective-C and Swift.


  1. Swift requires iOS Version 7 or later and OSX Version Mavericks (10.9) or later
  2. Swift and C by Mike Ash
  3. Weak versus Unowned References: Apple Docs
  4. Syntax for @main in Swift: Swift Under the Hood
  5. Functional Programming in Swift