Hacking with Swift Live 2020 just finished, delivering four days of packed tutorials and workshops walking through all the major new features for SwiftUI, UIKit, and more. Even better, because all our profits go to charity we were able to donate $38,000 to an incredible cause – folks made friends, learned lots of new Swift skills, and made a difference to the wider world.
SwiftUI was inevitably going to see big changes this year, and I’m really excited to experiment with them all – text views, color pickers, progress views, and even limited support for grids have all landed. Alongside massive improvements to Swift itself (see What's new in Swift 5.3 for more on that), this is a huge leap forward for SwiftUI – we can now make a much wider range of apps.
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