Please RSVP via Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/PhillyCocoaHeads/
When you arrive at the Apple Store let one of the store employees know you are there for CocoaHeads and they will let you into the back where you can come up to the second floor briefing room space.
For folks who drive in and need parking one lot recommend by the store is from Patriot Parking on Chancellor Street.
- Next Workshop: Testing, Sat, July 18th
- Upcoming Side Project Saturday events:
- Philly, Sat July 25th at IndyHall
- Book Club, see meetup event for more info.
- Join us on Slack
Chariot Solutions is a multi-month sponsor, supporting us through the end of the year!
Chariot Solutions is the Greater Philadelphia region’s premier IT consulting firm that specializes in software development, systems integration, mobile application development and training.
Many CocoaHeads are probably familiar with Chariot through their great work hosting the Philly ETE conference (recent archive) and otherwise supporting the tech community. For more info on working at Chariot Solutions see their careers page.
We also continue to welcome Twilio who is our current long term sponsor of Philly CocoaHeads.
Twilio is a software and cloud-based communications platform that enables the rapid build and deploy of powerful, flexible business communications solutions.
Twilio is now also offering real-time video support in addition to their great audio and SMS APIs. For more info check out their website and if you have any question please contact our local representative, Brent Schooley email@example.com.
Show and Tell
Gregory Williams, App Demo
David Dunham, Non-development Aspects of Shipping an App
Bluetooth Low Energy, Don Coleman
Bluetooth Smart, or Bluetooth Low Energy devices are everywhere. We’ll look at how to discover, connect to, and control these devices with software. You’ll learn how Bluetooth LE works and understand profiles, services, and characteristics. I’ll demonstrate some iOS Bluetooth LE apps and discuss the code behind them.
The History and Future of GNUstep, Gregory Casamento
GNUstep is a cross-platform, object-oriented set of frameworks for desktop application development. GNUstep originated from Cocoa, which itself was previously OpenStep. Gregory is chief maintainer of GNUstep and will provide us the history of and future plans for GNUstep.
Philly CocoaHeads is the Philadelphia area Mac and iPhone programming group, a chapter of the worldwide CocoaHeads. All skill levels are welcome. The only requirement is an interest in Apple-related technologies and moderate tolerance for geeking out.
The main presentation-style meeting is the second Thursday of every month. We also hold a Side Project Saturday events as well as educational workshops. For more on our events see our Meetup page:
By attending an event or otherwise participating within the group, you agree to abide by our code of conduct policy.
We are always looking for feedback and suggestions on what topics to discuss at our meetings. Please reach out if you have any comments.
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