How to have multiple iTunes Connect accounts, and submit apps

iTunes Connect is a bag of hurt sometimes, especially if you have clients that you work with. One of the biggest frustrations that I have (and hopefully this will be changing in the future) is when you need to submit builds and you cannot use an email for an Apple ID in iTunes Connect to …

Customize the background color and title of a UINavigationBar and the status bar

Here’s an example of how to customize the background and title color of a UINavigationBar without having to use an image (in this case, a blue background with a white title AND white status bar): // Set the navigation bar to blue [[UINavigationBar appearance] setBarTintColor:[UIColor blueColor]]; [[UINavigationBar appearance] setTranslucent:NO]; // Set the navigation bar’s title …

Strange Case of the non-scrolling-to-top UITableView

Earlier today I had a situation in which the gesture to scroll a UITableView to the top by tapping on the iPhone status bar was not working. Strange and annoying. On doing some investigation, I found a clue on StackOverflow which pointed me in the right direction. It turns out that if you have a nested scroll view …

Xcode Tip: Open multiple projects at once

I discovered this one accidentally since I really did want to open three projects at the same time after opening Xcode. It turns out that the “Open Project…” dialog in Xcode supports multi-select! So you can Shift-Down/Up to select more than one project, hit Return and all three projects will be opened simultaneously! I pretty much …

Developing for Bluetooth Low Energy and iOS – Now at Cloud City Blog!

As you may or may not know, I currently work for the software development consulting company, Cloud City Development in San Francisco. They kindly asked me to write a blog post on the subject of Bluetooth Low Energy and iOS, and of course I jumped at the chance! The great news is that the first …