Yakov Manshin

Advanced Memory Management in Swift (Part 1)

The Side Table, Object Lifecycle, Unowned (Safe) vs. Unowned (Unsafe) References

After a few weeks since my previous memory-management video came out, I’m having a look at advanced-level questions—because that’s where the most fun is!

This time, I’m covering the difference between unowned (safe) and unowned (unsafe) references, explaining the side table, and diving into the details of object lifecycle.