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A Swift Kickstart

A Swift Kickstart is the perfect book for the experienced developer who wants to get serious about learning the Swift programming language.

As the language matures and improves, this book changes to reflect the latest best practices and coding style. This second edition to the best-selling Swift introduction has been updated to the very latest public Swift 5.3 release.

Code along with - A Swift Kickstart on the iPad or Mac using the latest Swift Playgrounds or Xcode Playgrounds.

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Functional Programming Kickstart

Check out A Functional Programming Kickstart, our new friendly and practical book that introduces you to FP quickly and painlessly.

This book highlights the built in support for functional programming in the Swift Standard Library and shows you how to adopt FP in a way that makes sense to you.

Code along with us as we emphasize the important habits and techniques that originate in functional programming but benefit all styles.

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Link to free  WWDC talk

Take a Breath

Each year WWDC presents us with a ton of possibilities and opportunities. But with these new technologies comes a lot of pressure to embrace and adopt everything quickly. After all - everyone else is. This talk suggests that first you breathe.

Originally presented for the try Swift World Social Hour in June, 2020.