An Objective-C Category for NSDate allowing parsing of commonly used DateTime formats found on the internet.
Supported types are RFC 3339 and RFC 2822.
BSNSDate+InternetDateParsing.m in your project and do the following to parse a date time string into a NSDate.
Without a Format Hint
NSString *dateTimeString = @"2013-02-01T10:52:00Z"; NSDate *date = [NSDate dateFromInternetDateTimeString:dateTimeString];
With a Format Hint
NSString *dateTimeString = @"Mon Feb 11 2013 12:53:19 GMT-0800 (PST)"; NSDate *date = [NSDate dateFromInternetDateTimeString:test5 FormatHint:RFC2822];
Valid Format Hints:
BSNSDate+InternetDateParsing requires ARC. It was tested in iOS 6+ but will likely work on earlier versions of iOS (I just havne't tried them).
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