Rene is a Senior iOS Engineer at Mutual Mobile, where he is known for his expertise in user interface engineering with UIKit, Core Animation, and Core Graphics. He has been engineering iOS apps since 2009 and has experience in mobile client and server engineering, mobile user experience design, and product management. At Mutual Mobile, Rene has worked on a wide range of apps spanning from industrial sales enablement to mobile payments. Before Mutual Mobile he worked at National Instruments where he built the company’s first mobile app, the NI Service Request Manager, and the accompanying server side interface. After focusing on customer service he then transitioned into education. He lead a team of engineers and designers to build 'Intro to LabVIEW', a rich iPad experience that teaches how to develop engineering solutions with the LabVIEW graphical programming language. In addition to building mobile apps, Rene loves to snow ski, ocean kayak, and root for the Texas Longhorns.
How many times have you had to implement authentication and authorization into your apps? Auth is one of the most common iOS architectural components built into apps and we are left to roll our own each and every time. Apple provides all the tools but no turnkey framework. In this session you will learn about all the different pieces that must be put into place to effectively authenticate your users. We will share a common auth implementation pattern you can take into your own apps.
Touch and animation are the foundation to amazing iOS experiences. Come learn how to masterfully blend touch and animation to build engaging user interfaces. This session will go over how to hand off UIView manipulation from touch to animation and how to best match gesture recognizers to animation types. You will also learn all the tricks to animating/touch-enabling UIScrollView subviews.
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