Working with Size Classes in Xcode 6
Making universal apps just became a lot easier with Apples introduction of size classes. Dont be confused by the name. Size Classes is a misnomer. Its confusing because there are no classes involved in the way weve been taught about classes.
You will not end up with a Swift class file for the iPad or iPhone. The tool Apple has introduced should be called Device Designer, Size Layout Tool, or something along the lines of Device Morphing Layout Design Tool.
The concept is that during app creation, we get a crude representation of the project into the Storyboard, not worrying about the exact spacing or sizing of objects. Once the general design of the app is complete, then we can begin sizing it for specific devices. [Read more…]