The Lyft iOS app is now written entirely in Swift


Think Swift is a language that isn’t ready for prime time? The team at Lyft would disagree, as their latest app was written completely in Swift. Apple’s newest programming language has commanded quite a bit of attention since its introduction at WWDC 2014. Widely lauded for its simplicity and ease of use, it has also been derided for being a too young and less capable than Objective C, the language it will eventually supplant. Lyft doesn’t seem to have any problems, though. According to Senior Engineer Marin Usalj, they just shipped an all-Swift app. Just shipped an all-Swift @Lyft app. Big…

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