This new snapshot testing library from Stephen Celis and Brandon Williams is really interesting. As you'd expect it can do image snapshots for your views and controls, but what if you just wanted to check that the view hierarchy was the same, without being pixel perfect about it? Actually, what if you wanted to snapshot anything. Looks great.
With often forgotten API features like
UITintAdjustmentMode, this could easily have been an NSHipster article. It's not though, it's over at the iOS Dev Recipes site.
Static table views have been around for a long time. They're really useful but they can't be used as part of another view controller, can they? Of course they can. Axel Kee explains.
If your fancy new library is "Whatever Native", and the front page of your website is all about how everything is just like if you had written it with the platform vendors recommended toolchain, then you have a moral responsibility to make that statement true in the ways that it matters most. One of those ways is accessibility.
It's really easy to forget things like this when looking at something like React Native.