Awesome Swift extensions for UIViewController and UITableViewCell instantiation

Instantiating view controllers from storyboards (and similarly table view cells) is pretty annoying because it relies on a string being passed through correctly. I've written a couple of swift extensions that make this process a bit nicer.

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Gorgeous parallax scrolling with UITableViewCells

Parallax scrolling is a wonderfully pleasing visuall effect when done right. There's a number of ways to do it on iOS, so here I'll go through what I think is the right way to do it - using my friend AutoLayout!

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Lazy-loading resources into HTML modals

My homepage has lots of high quality images embedded in modals, so I wanted to find a nice way to lazily-load them. The solution was elegant enough to warrant this blog post...

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Generating iOS Push Certificates (including .p12's and .pem's)

Every time I've created a new app with push notifications, I've spent almost an entire day setting up push notifications. I refuse to go through this nightmare again. I'm writing everything down so next time I can just follow my own instructions.

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Hello World!

Obligatory 'why I'm doing this' post.

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