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Found on GitHub: PrettyTimestamps

by | Aug 6, 2013 | Developer Blog | 0 comments

Jon Hocking recently released a simple category on NSDate that generates relative timestamps such as "3 hours ago" or "2 days ago" from an NSDate instance.

The code is available on GitHub at jonhocking/PrettyTimestamp and is available as a CocoaPod as well.

I’ve put together an example project to demo how the code works at stevenhuey/PrettyDates. It makes use of CocoaPods to manage dependencies so make sure to use the .xcworkspace file and run:

pod install

before trying to build and run the app.

When you save yourself some time generating some nice relative timestamps in your next app make sure give @jonhocking a mention on Twitter.

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