Category Archives: iPhone

Tools of the trade

16th
Feb. × ’11

At work I write iOS applications. I sit and code for a good portion of my day so I thought I’d share a list of tools that I use on a daily basis. Because I use them so much they feel like well worn tools with the handle worn into the shape of my hand […]

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Developer Color Picker

26th
Nov. × ’10

If you spend any time developing UI’s against fancy graphic design specs you might enjoy the Developer Color Picker from Panic (shockingly good software). It’s a handy-dandy addition to the colour picker tool that will spit out actual code for any colour on screen.  It will spit out NSColor, UIColor, CGColorRef, CSS, and HTML styles. […]

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iPhone Tethering Official With Fido

6th
Apr. × ’10

Fido announced today that tethering is no longer just a promotion for data plans of 1gb and above. About time. I’m thinking Telus and Bell offering this oh so many months ago for free helped set the trend. Read the full details on the Fido tethering page.

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iPhone OS 4.0 Prediction / Request

6th
Apr. × ’10

Below are my thoughts on how multiple running applications should behave in a world where iPhone OS 4.0 turns out to support them. iPhone OS 4.o should have support for background processes. Not support for applications that are left running like on Android (which created a market for 3rd party task switchers and killers) but […]

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