Apple launched the official blog dedicated to Swift programming language which was presented at the developer conference WWDC 2014. The site will place the latest news, articles and tutorials for developers who want to achieve excellence in Swift programming.
During Swift announcement, Craig Federighi said that Apple tried to create a language that will be spared the cumbersome heritage Objective-C. Swift was laid out in NeXt platform, which became the basis for OS X, and then iOS. Developers can see in real time the results of their programming. And Swift language in accordance with their name is faster than Objective-C.
This new blog will bring you a behind-the-scenes look into the design of the Swift language by the engineers who created it, in addition to the latest news and hints to turn you into a productive Swift programmer.
Get started with Swift by downloading Xcode 6 beta, now available to all Registered Apple Developers for free. The Swift Resources tab has a ton of great links to videos, documentation, books, and sample code to help you become one of the world’s first Swift experts. There’s never been a better time to get coding!
– The Swift Team
Those who want to learn more about Swift, the official guide can be downloaded from iBooks Store. The first beta version is available for iOS Developer Program and OS X Developer program participants. The final release is due this Fall. By using Swift, applications are designed to work in iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite environment.