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.
Permalink for comment 556863
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
Core Data or iCloud?
by bram on Wed 27th Mar 2013 23:14 UTC
bram
Member since:
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.

Reply Score: 2