Understanding SwiftUI’s ViewModifiers and ViewBuilders

It has been more than a year since the release of SwiftUI, and we certainly had some interesting experiences with it so far. It can create a lot of  excitement, surprise, and sometimes a ton of annoyance too. If you have started making apps with SwiftUI, you might have encountered situations where if you used UIKit, the work would be done easily, but with SwiftUI it can sometimes take all day – even more. But since SwiftUI is still a baby, these things shouldn’t stop one from learning and unwrapping its mysteries because, with time, it will grow, get better and make our app development way easier.…

Introduction to Active Scaffold Part I

I originally wrote this article for fifth issue of Rails Magazine. In addition to print version, you can download all issues of Rails Magazine in pdf for free. Not only that, they also allow authors to self-publish their articles on blogs etc. after 30 days of issue release. I hope rails beginners will particularly find this post useful. In this two-part series, I will trying to explain Active Scaffold from the ground up using a real world example. Introduction ActiveScaffold is a rails plugin that generates an ajaxified management interface based on the database tables.  It is an incredibly powerful, configuration-driven framework that automatically provides all CRUD…