This year I experienced my first [iOSDevUK conference](https://iosdevuk.com) — a conference that takes place by the sea in Aberystwyth in Wales. I really enjoyed myself and the team who put the conference on do a great job. As someone with tricky food needs I particularly appreciated the attention they paid to this!
This week I was lucky enough to be interviewed by [Scotty](https://twitter.com/macdevnet) on his and [John's](https://twitter.com/djembe) excellent [iDeveloper podcast](http://ideveloper.co/podcast187/). This means I also had to get the [flint.tools](https://flint.tools) website live.
I’ll be honest, at first I felt there were not many exciting things at this WWDC. Personally I am very happy to see the new notifications improvements and Siri shortcuts, and I can verify after running iOS 12 beta on an iPhone 6 that the performance improvements are very real. However, on deeper investigation in terms of Flint framework there were some definite points of interest that affect us and some new things we can do […]