CocoaPods can be configured to only resolve and download dependencies, making it a great manager for vendored CLI tools
Some tips on how to use CocoaPods and customs build configurations without headaches.
A self memo on how to set the $(inherited) flag on a project using CocoaPods on Xcode.
A step by step guide to create a basic CocoaPod.
A brief introduction to CocoaPods, the Objective-C dependencies manager.