Benedikt Terhechte

Senior iOS Developer at XING

Biographical note

Benedikt works as a Senior iOS Developer at the professional network XING. In previous jobs, he developed solutions for customers, such as Disney or Daimler-Chrysler. As an Indie Mac developer, he launched successful apps such as PhotoDesk and Hirundo. Benedikt started investigating Swift right after the 2014 release and writes about it on his popular blog He also runs the podcast together with Bas Broek. When he's not working, he enjoys running and producing electronic music on

    5 Tips for a perfect Catalyst macOS app (number 4 is magical)

    3 October 2019 | 12:15 | Cookpad Room

    With macOS 10.15, Catalina, Apple adds a new platform to UIKit. Eleven years after its initial introduction, UIKit apps can now also run on macOS. As long as you are prepared. This talk will tackle an initial Catalyst conversion, mention the pitfalls, and explain the macOS specific details that allow your app to not only run on macOS, but to be a best-in-class citizen that people will love to run on their Macs.