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Worthy iOS libraries

The days when a developer reinvents the wheel over and over again should be gone (at least for us iOS developers). One should always know what’s available on the internet before starting to do anything (and I’m referring to non-trivial tasks).

Why? You can find a good open source project that does exactly what you need. Even if you don’t, people who tried to do similar things definitely encountered issues you might encounter. Some of them found good solutions, other just listed bottlenecks, concerns. Adding this info to the one you started from determines some boundaries of the potential solution. This global experience is priceless.

  • AFNetworking
  • Cocoapods
  • Toolkits
  • FormatterKit
  • Kiwi
  • appledoc
  • RestKit
  • Reachability
  • SDWebImage
  • much more...


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