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SwiftFest Boston '19: So You Want to Build an ARKit App

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SwiftFest Boston 2019 | So You Want to Build an ARKit App | Namrata Bandekar

What you'll learn

ARKit has shown how augmented reality (AR) can be integrated into apps to make them more engaging and fun. Although AR has mainly been introduced by games such as Pokémon Go!, it has many practical applications. If you are thinking about using ARKit in your app, this talk is for you. Last year, Namrata Bandekar co-authored the ARKit by Tutorials book and developed a couple of ARKit apps. This talk covers challenges Namrata experienced building these apps, such as ensuring good app performance, handling problematic scenarios, and improving plane detection.

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So You Want to Build an ARKit App

About the author

SwiftFest is a conference focused on Swift. Why a fest? Swift is one of the most exciting programming languages released in the past decade. It has a variety of applications starting with iOS and embedded devices and ending with server-side and scripting. For this reason, we want to celebrate! Organized and operated completely by volunteers, SwiftFest offers workshops, talks, and networking with some of the most innovative developers in the Swift community space.

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