What The Swift

Episode 1

What Is AnyObject in Swift


If you've spent some time writing Swift, then you've probably come across a variable, constant, or parameter of type `AnyObject`. And you know what `AnyObject` is. Right? Don't worry. You're not alone. Let's take a look and dive into the bowels of the Swift standard library to find out.

Episode 2

What Is Any in Swift


Earlier this week, we discovered that AnyObject is a protocol defined in the Swift standard library. In today's installment of "What The Swift", I want to show you what Any is. To discover the meaning of Any, we need to revisit the Swift standard library.