Apple Releases Xcode 5 Developer Preview 5
Alongside the recent release of Apple’s iOS 7 beta 5
, the company also pushed out the latest Xcode 5 Developer Preview, the fifth release for the coding tool. As with the previous Xcode 5 release, the fifth Developer Preview comes with the usual fixes and performance buffs, though bugs still remain ahead of the software’s public debut.
According to people familiar with fifth Xcode 5 preview, Apple has done work on a new navigator and test categories for Testing, bot creation and management in Continuous Integration, as well as real-time CPU, energy use, iCloud and OpenGL data in Debugger. In addition, Interface Builder gets support for iOS 7, while Source Control and Version editor introduce a new workflow design. Finally, Compiler receives a new Auto Vectorizer tool. Xcode 5’s user interface and experience has also been slightly tweaked, which is usually part of any routine update.
Developers can download the current preview with a more complete list of new assets from Apple’s Developer Portal