OS X Development - Latest Releases
QuartzCode 1.2 adds Unified Timeline Panel and Improved Masking
Feb 26, 2015 - Independent developer, Wan Ahmad Lutfi today announces QuartzCode 1.2, an important update to his powerful code generation tool for OS X. QuartzCode is a lightweight and powerful animation tool that turns vector drawing and animation into Objective C and Swift code, bridging the gap between developer, designer and animator. Version 1.2 introduces a new unified timeline panel, which now show animations from all layers, instead of only one layer. This makes managing animations become much easier.
Xojo, Inc. Announces One-Click Database Support for Xojo Cloud
Feb 17, 2015 - Xojo, Inc. announced today that Xojo Cloud includes one-click database server support. It boasts ease of use, extreme security and is maintenance-free. Developers can now focus on the functionality of their application and not worry about the complicated details of configuring their own server. Features include one click to configure a database server on Xojo Cloud server, database access available on 1GB server configuration and larger and more.
Polished Play Releases Core Animator 1.0 - Animation Tool for Mac OS X
Feb 16, 2015 - Utah based Polished Play, LLC today introduces Core Animator 1.0, the company's new animation tool for Mac OS X. Currently featured on the Mac App Store, Core Animator was specifically developed to help designers, animators, and developers alike bring more creativity and interactivity to their apps. This simple visual tool allows iOS and Mac developers to quickly and easily create animations and export them to native Objective-C or Swift code.
xDev Magazine Year 12 In Book Format - Pre-Order Sale
Jan 12, 2015 - xDev Magazine is reprinting the past year's issues into a convenient perfect-bound book which will be shipping in late January 2015. xDev Magazine is exclusively devoted to guiding developers in how to use the free Xojo development environment, from Xojo, Inc. The 534-page book contains the full contents of Year 12 of the magazine. Through January 23, the book may be pre-ordered for 25% off the normal price. Current subscribers can save even more with an additional subscriber-only discount.
SceneTool released for OS X - Turn 3D Scenes to Swift/Objective C Code
Dec 18, 2014 - Indie developer, Wan Ahmad Lutfi today introduces SceneTool 1.0, his new code generator tool for OS X. SceneTool turns simple 3D scenes into Swift or Objective C code, allowing developers to export code that can be used for iOS or OS X Xcode projects. Each object type has their own unique properties such as inner radius and outer radius for torus. Both image and color can be set as a material property. The 3D scene also can be modified by changing light, camera and floor properties.
Omegabundle for Xojo 2014 Pro Tools Bundle for Xojo Developers Announced
Dec 11, 2014 - Organized by Paradigma Software and Mirye Software each year, the fourth annual Omegabundle for Xojo 2014 is now available and includes over $3567 of the best third party development tools for the Xojo cross-platform development environment for just $399. Participating vendors include Einhugur Software, Monkeybread Software, J Leroy Software, DesignWrite, Ohanaware, Paradigma Software & Mirye Software. This is your chance to get the all of the best Xojo add-ons and solutions at a bargain price!
QuartzCode 1.1 adds Swift support and more generated code options
Nov 07, 2014 - Independent developer Wan Ahmad Lutfi today announces QuartzCode 1.1, an important update to his powerful code generation tool for OS X. QuartzCode is a lightweight and powerful animation tool that turns vector drawing and animation into Objective C and Swift code. This allows users to export code that can be entered directly into Xcode and allows the building of applications. In addition to Yosemite compatibility, version 1.1 now supports Swift code as well as more generated code options.
Cartographer - the first GeoJSON editor on the Mac App Store
Nov 03, 2014 - UK based False Victories announces Cartographer 1.0, their new maps app for OS X. Cartographer allows developers to quickly add annotations to maps without the need to enter coordinates by hand. The app has been designed to work with Apple's MapKit framework on both OS X and iOS. The Cartographer file format supports all the features of Cartographer and developers can use the freely available CocoaPod - CartographerKit - to integrate it into their own applications.
Ohanaware releases App Wrapper 3 OS X: Big update to App Store Prep Tool
Nov 03, 2014 - Ohanaware Co., Ltd. today announces App Wrapper 3, a brand new version of their popular App Store preparation tool. App Wrapper was designed to simplify the process of preparing applications for submission to the Mac App Store and deploying on web sites. App Wrapper features a GUI for adding the required App Store properties, creating high resolution icons, code signing an application, placing an app into a App Sandbox & packaging it in a signed installer or creating a zip file and so much more.