Some thoughts on Golang

28 Oct 2017 - development, golang

Having used Go to ship a major project for the first time, here's a summary of what I found its strengths and weaknesses to be, and why it was the right tool for this particular job.

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Discovering things too late: Quartz Composer edition

3 Jan 2016 - development, quartz

A look at how powerful Quartz Composer is for quickly putting together a networked display for our home.

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Oculus Rift experiences

14 Dec 2014 - games, oculus, vr

I finally got some hands on experience using the Oculus Rift, and here's my thoughts on what works and what doesn't.

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Moving to Windows Phone

28 Sep 2014 - mobile, os, windows

Some notes as I make the switch to a new mobile platform after many years using and developing for the iPhone. A look at some of the good things and frustrating things about Windows Phone 7.

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Why I moved to Hockey App

18 Jun 2012 - development, iOS, macOS, testing

After hitting some issues with TestFlight, I've moved my developer testing work over to HockerApp.

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Changing roles

15 Jun 2012 - bromium, placewhisper

I'm excited to be starting my next project, heading up the OS X team over at local startup Bromium.

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Culture Hack East - June 16th-17th

11 Jun 2012 - culture, events

An interesting upcoming event, at which we just happen to be speaking...

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Tickets goes retina

15 May 2012 - ipad, tickets

We've added retina support to our iPad based Lighthouse project issue tracking software. Here's a write up of how we did it.

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Automating your build numbers with Xcode and git

9 May 2012 - development, git, xcode

A look at how to automatically set your version and build numbers in Xcode from the output of git describe.

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PlaceWhisper 2.3 released

8 May 2012 - placewhisper

We're pleased to note that PlaceWhisper 2.3 was release to the app store recently. A small update to our favour located content creation tool, but it has a couple of changes in it we thought we should discuss.

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