Henry M Ly - iOS Developer
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Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day

View API/back end or iOS App source on GitHub


About the App

Quote of the Day is built in two parts: the API/back end and the client facing iOS application.

There's been a lot of buzz over server-side Swift. The community is super excited about its performance against other popular web frameworks so I was really excited to dig in to the code and see what all the fuss was about.

My experience with back end development is limited to a One Month Rails course I completed in 2013. However, the server-side Swift frame work Vapor made things easy. The syntax was familiar and getting my web app deployed to Heroku was a breeze.

Built With

API: Vapor, PostgreSQL, Skeleton, Heroku

iOS: Xcode 8, Swift 3, MVC, programmatic views (no storyboards)

Cocoapods: SnapKit