Chapter 5. Frameworks Introduced with iOS 8
In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:
- Working with PhotoKit
- Handoff for resuming activities seamlessly among all devices
One new feature in iOS 8 has been revealed; it is named PhotoKit, also known as Photos Framework. It's a new extension that lets developers work more effectively with photos and videos stored in the device.
PhotoKit consists of the following two new frameworks:
- Photos Framework: This will allow developers to retrieve and edit photos and videos. It is responsible for handling changes made from external apps and also provides the tools to build a complete app, such as the Photos app that is available in iOS by default.
- Photos UI: This is responsible for ...