I am happy to announce that IPinator is finally live on the App Store. It’s a utility app and Notification Center widget that geocodes your external IP address and displays it alongside your local one for easy copy-pasting during local development, VPN setup, etc.
IPinator is written in Swift and uses Argo for JSON parsing and Llamakit for
Result. The code-base is straightforward, save for one limitation related to the inability to display an
MKMapView in a Today extension. The solution I came up with involved generating a map screenshot and passing it to the extension as an
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