Cocoa Touch Static Library vs. Cocoa Touch Framework

cocoa touch static library vs cocoa touch framework

At AddThis we have the best geeks on the planet, and it’s our duty to share their knowledge and passion with the world. From time to time we hand the reins over to one of our teammates in a series we call, Talk Nerdy to Me.

Principal Software Engineer Kirk Elliott’s first post, 7 Things to Consider When Making iOS and Android Apps with Cordova or PhoneGap, got a lot of love, so we’re excited to have him back. Kirk enjoys DJing in the Baltimore Club Music scene, tidy code frameworks, and definitely being called Cappin’ Kirk by his co-workers.

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Putting Pants on a Python

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Most of the code that keeps AddThis going is JavaScript in the browser or Java on our backend servers. However, supporting the infrastructure is a fair amount of Python “glue” code. This glue covers everything from simple “scripts” to provisioning servers, analyzing DNS zones, migrating containers, generating dashboards from service discovery data, and CI jobs that build more CI jobs.

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6 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Social Media Strategy

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We’ve all got those tasks for our business that we keep putting off: those things that aren’t necessarily revenue generators, and so they keep getting shoved to the bottom of the list. But when it comes to social media, if you don’t keep up with your profile and content maintenance, it’s going to show — and your social media engagement can suffer as a result.

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