Swift 1.2 Beta: An overview, and some thoughts

17th February 2015 in London at Skills Matter

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In this session Joseph Lord gives us a short overview of the surprise Swift 1.2 Beta update released on the 9th February. Some thoughts on the improvements, and perhaps, what remains unaddressed.


Swift 1.2 Beta: An overview, and some thoughts

Joseph Lord

Joseph studied Computer Science at Cambridge University and since then worked at the BBC and Sony for about five years each before starting his own company Human Friendly Ltd. about 3 years ago and starting iOS development (and some Ruby and Rails too). He is currently looking for new exciting opportunities and available for employment, contracting or coaching in iOS (Objective-C or Swift). He has been playing with Swift and writing about it since it was announced.