Flappy Bird recreated in Swift in less than 24 hours Posted on Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 at 12:11 pm. PTWritten by Jim Dalrymple Flappy Bird done using Apple’s new programming language. I just love developers. John C. Bland II I’ve been Playground’ing and reading the past few days and Swift has high appeal to me. Ready to do my next app using it.