iOS Dev Tools

The greatest iOS development tools, including websites, desktop and mobile apps, and back-end services.
Updated daily by Adam Swinden.

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Sponsor

A cloud-based continuous integration & delivery platform enabling you to release defect-free mobile apps. Sign in via GitHub or Bitbucket - your iOS, Cordova and Ionic projects are detected and configured automatically. The code signing collector saves you from the headache by fetching all signing files for you. Run UI and unit tests using Appium, XCTest or KIF, and target real devices or multiple simulators. Improve the overall code quality for every commit by catching potential bugs with static code analysis. Share your build status with your team instantly via Slack, HipChat or Email and deploy to iTunes Connect, HockeyApp, Crashlytics and Testfairy.

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Hardware

HostMyApple

Online provider of Mac cloud hosting. HostMyApple El Capitan VPS servers come with up to 4GB of RAM and the option to expand storage, providing a great option for anyone looking to host their own website, share files, run mail services or develop iOS and Mac apps in Xcode. All Mac VPS servers come with a dedicated IP address with SSH or Remote Desktop and full Administrator access. So you could use it to run an Xcode CI server or even develop, test and run Xcode projects for OS X and iOS devices from any Mac, Windows, Android or iOS device.

MacStadium

Dedicated Mac Mini hosting, colocation and cloud solutions. MacStadium offer everything you need to host OS X in the cloud, including: colocation where your personally owned Mac Mini or Mac Pro can be hosted in one of their datacenters; dedicated Mac Mini or Mac Pro hosts that you can rent; or a private cloud running on your own dedicated Mac hardware that lets you deploy virtual servers and services on demand. Once up and running you can use your Mac hardware for anything that runs on OS X including Xcode build servers, OS X Server for Mail, etc, Git hosting, backup, and loads more.