Links for 2009-04-22
The Clang Static Analyzer: I found and fixed around 20 Memex Trails memory leaks IN LESS THAN 10 MINUTES, including the time it took to download it and read the instructions!!
ASIHTTPRequest is an easy to use wrapper around the CFNetwork API that makes some of the more tedious aspects of communicating with web servers easier. It is suitable for when you want to submit data to an existing web form, or don't want to mess around with SOAP or XML-RPC.
I test Core Data's performance with a one million object data set stored in a basic three-tiered hierarchy. I look at the performance when building, loading, fetching and traversing.