How to prevent an app from opening at launch in macOS

How many times have you restarted your Mac just to have it hang in some sort of limbo while it launched an indefinite number of apps? Granted, you may have voluntarily set some of those apps to launch at startup, or login, but that is not always the case. In this article, I will showContinue reading “How to prevent an app from opening at launch in macOS”

Learning Swift — Days 157 to 160

Hacking with Swift — Learning Project 38 GitHub Commits Introduction I apologise, this is the second to last project of Hacking with Swift. I still cannot believe I am slowly reaching the end of the first part of this great journey into the wonderful world of Swift. I have so many things in mind forContinue reading “Learning Swift — Days 157 to 160”

Learning Swift — Days 155 to 156

Hacking with Swift — Learning Project 37 Psychic Tester Introduction This is the second to last project in the book. There is so much to learn and I cannot say I could complete all of those challenges but hey, I will one day! I just feel like going on and learn new things! This projectContinue reading “Learning Swift — Days 155 to 156”

Learning Swift — Days 138 to 144

Hacking with Swift — Learning Project 33 Still at the airport, checking starting in about one hour and a half so I still have some time to practice some coding. Project 33 is about building a crowd-sourced song recognition app using Apple’s free platform as a service: CloudKit. Is this something like … Shazam?! So,Continue reading “Learning Swift — Days 138 to 144”

Learning Swift — Days 136 to 137

Hacking with Swift — Learning Project 32 Today’s project is about adding our app’s content to Spotlight in iOS and take advantage of Safari integration. Setting up Create a new Single View App Xcode Project, call it “Swift Searcher” and save it somewhere sensible. Automatically resizing UITableViewCells with Dynamic Type and NSAttributedString Let’s refresh ourContinue reading “Learning Swift — Days 136 to 137”