File Downloads - Part 1

Downloading large files on iOS represents some unique challenges. Downloads should occur in the background, not confined to a particular view controller. They should be able to report progress on multiple screens, and should be robust enough to survive application suspension and failing network conditions, and respect the user's cellular data plan. In this episode we start a series on downloading large files that will cover all of the above concerns.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://nsscreencast.com/episodes/239-file-downloads-part-1