Linked by Shane on Wed 27th Mar 2013 22:34 UTC
Apple Via The Verge: "iCloud, perhaps more than any Apple software product, is meant to 'just work'. When Apple introduced iCloud, it made clear its hopes to eradicate settings menus and file systems in favor of automation. Steve Jobs pledged to do a better job than he did on MobileMe, Apple's notoriously horrible stab at web services a few years ago. With iCloud, changes you make to documents on your computer show up instantly on your iPhone and vice versa. 'It just works,' Jobs exclaimed when he first demoed the service in 2011, 'Everything happens automatically'." Except, it doesn't. Not for non-trivial data requirements where you want to use Core Data.
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Core Data or iCloud?
by bram on Wed 27th Mar 2013 23:14 UTC
bram
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2009-04-03

That makes me wonder: what is the faulty product here?
iCloud or Core Data?

FWIW: I use document based iCloud in my apps, which used to work fine, until a year or so, when iCloud documents shared with other users suddenly stopped working. Single user iCloud works great for me.

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RE: Core Data or iCloud?
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Thu 28th Mar 2013 13:13 UTC in reply to "Core Data or iCloud?"
Bill Shooter of Bul Member since:
2006-07-14

That's like asking if oxygen or hydrogen is to blame for drowning a person. Its the combination.

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RE[2]: Core Data or iCloud?
by Drumhellar on Fri 29th Mar 2013 17:42 UTC in reply to "RE: Core Data or iCloud?"
Drumhellar Member since:
2005-07-12

It's the hydrogen. Without it, people would be able to breath the oxygen.

Isn't that how it works?

Edited 2013-03-29 17:42 UTC

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