Software Dev

Detecting Changes to Network Access on iOS 12+

Holy crap, there’s finally a dedicated iOS API (NWPathMonitor) that detects and monitors network status!

πŸ‘‰ Detecting Internet Access on iOS 12+

We’ve been dealing with or avoiding the problem of network connectivity on iOS apps for years. Now you can monitor the network status with a callback sort of like you would with location or other services. And you can specify wi-fi or cellular.

I’m glad this finally made it to the to of Apple’s backlog! πŸ‘

Software Dev

Twitter Network Layer (TNL)

The iOS network layer developed by Twitter.

The Twitter Network Layer (TNL) is a framework for interfacing with the Apple provided NSURLSession stack that provides additional levels of control and insight over networking requests, provides simple configurability and minimizes the cognitive load necessary to maintain a robust and wide-reaching networking system.