Good thing I read this first before diving in head-first. Amazon Instant Video on Your TiVo At this time, Prime instant videos are only available for streaming and cannot be viewed on a TiVo box. OK… so that said, I still think that Amazon Prime is a great service from the shipping perspective, but […]
Good tip from iOS Developer Tips for using the “Related Files” button in the upper left corner of your code window (right next to the Back/Forward navigation buttons): Xcode 4 : Related Files List With Xcode 4 you can quickly access an assortment of files related to your project through the Related Files option in […]
How to bring good design to a platform – Marco.org Good suggestions from Marco Arment, founder of Instapaper.
This sounds like it could really be a problem for developers who store anything but truly temporary data in the Caches or tmp directory… Cleaning… – Marco.org Every iOS app has its own “home” directory where it can store files. Every file and directory that an app puts there, except anything in a Caches or […]
Nice rundown on Xcode 4 Code Snippets: Xcode 4 Code Snippets – Speed of Light Xcode 4 Code Snippets ? Perhaps my favourite feature of Xcode 4 is the Code Snippets feature. It allows you to use common bits quickly in your code, instead of requiring you retype them over and over again.
iPhone 4S clocked at 800MHz, still crushes iPhone 4 (and everyone else) as advertised | 9to5Mac | Apple Intelligence Overall, the Apple-designed dual-core A5 chip inside iPhone 4S is estimated to run at 800MHz versus iPad 2?s 1GHz A5 processor.
Nice little introductory tutorial for using UIActionSheets in iOS. Simple Menus and Messages with UIActionSheet If you need to create a quick menu or present a user with a short message, you may want to consider a UIActionSheet as an option. This control will slide up from the bottom of the screen, and offers a […]
Google introduces Dart: “a language for structured web programming” Dart: a language for structured web programming – The official Google Code blog Today we are introducing an early preview of Dart, a class-based optionally typed programming language for building web applications. Dart’s design goals are: Create a structured yet flexible language for web programming. Make […]
For the longest time, to perform a search in Xcode I would take a standard, yet uninformed, approach by selecting a desired region in my code, copy it to the clipboard with Command-C and then perform a Command-Shift-F to find all instances of the search in my project. Cool. Then after a while I actually […]
Rather touching interview (edited) with Steve Wozniak about the news regarding Steve Jobs: Wozniak remembers Steve Jobs – The Washington Post