Tips and Tricks to Improve Your Mac Battery Life For OS X Yosemite

      There is no doubt Mac OS x Yosemite has the best user interface when compared to other versions. But it’s a matter of fact that every plus comes with a minus. Most of the Mac OS x Yosemite users report they are experiencing a serious battery drain and some as increased battery life.

                     Battery drain completely differs on the type of usage and features. We hope apple comes with a bug fix in their next OS x version. But there are some easy ways to improve your battery life drastically, which I have explained below.


                   The common way to increase your mac battery life is to monitor your mac activity indicator. You can find the real culprit applications eating your mac battery faster than others. Enabling the battery indicator is a great way to monitor your mac battery behaviour. [Read more…]

10 Advanced iOS 8 Tips and Tricks

             Some of the apple iOS releases may seem like a bug fixing release and lack with features but this time apple did it rightApple claims iOS 8 is one of their biggest release and thats true. iOS 8 may seem like a normal release but it has a plenty of features which will make you tired of counting. Here I have produced a list of 10 iOS 8 tips and tricks to make you an expert. So lets get started!

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UITableView example in Swift

           Previously we have worked on our first hello world example in swift app development process. Now in this tutorial I am going to show you how to implement a simple UITableView in swift.

     UITableView is used to display a list of items in a single column. It is a sub class of UIScrollView so it can be scrolled. Read apple documentation for detailed information about UITableView.



          In this tutorial I am going to create a new swift application, which displays a list of food names and their images in the UITableView. If you are new to this iOS app development process it is preferred to learn the objective c implementation first.

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UIDatePicker example in iOS

              In the previous tutorials we have worked around custom UITableViewCell and UIWebView. Now in this tutorial I am going to show you how to implement an UIDatePicker in iOS development.

        UIDatePicker is used to select a specific date and time in the iOS app development process. UIDatePicker class implements an object that uses multiple wheels from which user selects date and time. Read apple documentation about UIDatePicker.



In this tutorial I am going to create an iOS application which displays the user selected date and time from UIDatePicker through UILabel. [Read more…]

Custom UITableViewCell example in iOS

       We have already worked on implementing an UITableView in ios development. So now let’s move further. In this tutorial I am going to implement custom UITableViewCell as an additional part of the previous UITableView tutorial.

            UITableView is an collection of UITableViewCell’s. It defines the attributes and behaviour of the cells. UITableViewCell may contain image, text, label or whatever. User can use the default cell or he/she can modify them as per their requirement in the app development process. Read apple documentation about UITableViewCell.



    In this tutorial I am going to create an application with customized UITableViewCell’s, which contains food recipe image, name and their preparation time.  [Read more…]