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Call For Interest: BASTUC

Today's post has a local flavor, and it's something I've been mulling over since I got back from the CAST conference in Grand Rapids. Conferences are often expensive, they require travel, time commitment off work and away from family, and a need to negotiate flights, hotels, transportation, etc. These are indeed headaches, but the return on that hassle is often great interactions, learning new things and getting answers to questions I...

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Swift protocol names: A vital lesson in -able vs -ible: #swiftlang

Warning. Blather follows. Swift protocols describe the surface that connect a feature provider API with its consumer. Protocols establish a communication contract. They ensure a fit between each required member and the provider’s implementation. It’s like whether a virus can attach to a host cell’s receptors, or whatever the actual biological equivalent is. You describe protocols using nouns (typically ending in Type, e.g....