Hi, I‘m Aleksandar Vacić

I spent 15 years in web development, working from simple personal web pages up to enterprise-level sites. This blog has my web posts dating back to 2003. I lost interest in web around ‘08 and was happy that iPhone appeared at the time to kickstart the Age of Mobile development.

In early 2012 I went full-time with iOS development through Radiant Tap after it was clear that iOS dev is perfect blend of my passions: user experience and efficiently crafted code.

Since then, almost all of the posts are iOS, Objective-C and – since autumn ‘16 – Swift related.

Latest posts

Highly maintainable app architecture

Expanded transcript from my talk at NSSpain 2017

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Passing dependencies through Coordinator chain

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Custom-typed Core Data attributes

One more step on the path to hide Core Data‘s Objective-C details

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My work

I have created over 70 apps on the App Store, for myself and various clients. My best ones are proudly shown at Radiant Tap.

I offer teaching and on-site training as well as contract work under Standard and Enterprise programs. If you are interested — contact me today.

Community

I am co-organizer of the iOS Developers Srbija Meetup group and frequent speaker at our (rather) infrequent meetups.

I am teaching iOS dev in Swift course at iOS Akademija here in Belgrade, Serbia.

Speaking

Slides for all my talks are always available on SpeakerDeck. Last few notable appearances…

Highly maintainable App Architecture
at NSSpain, Logroño Spain,
(slides and transcript in English)

Fresh Cup of iOS 10
at VoxxedDays Belgrade,
(slides in English, video in English)

Where to Focus to Grow your iOS app
at Mobile Growth Meetup,
(slides in English)

Keynote worthy Apple Watch apps
at VoxxedDays Belgrade,
(slides in English, video in English)