Hows it going for Apple? Well according to Mixpanel they are over the 60% adoption rate. I suspect the glitch with 8.0.1 will slow it down a fraction but not noticably.
Starting around 08:00 on Weds 18th Sept iOS7 uptake was about 2.7%. By today, Saturday 21st at around 03:00 iOS7 and iOS6 crossed over and 7 rose above 50% Wow. Figures from Mixpanel
l did the whole world know except me about being able to upgrade the beta software through settings/general/software update? I started with the third beta on a 5th gen iPod touch. Backed up my iPh
Handling and Storing Data in iOS
ro My experience over the last few years has been that of connecting to one or other of the databases web developers are accustomed to connecting to. So MySQL PostgreSQL, Redis, Mongo et
Motorola acquires app developer 280 North
e and here. The price has been confirmed at around$20,000,000 dollars which is not dab for the original $250,000 injected into it. A lot of Motorola’s recent success has been through Android d
Building an <span class="caps">ADLIB</span> Application
Neat post here from Chris Moyer dissecting AdLib and giving a tuorial, with code on building an application.
iTunes LP, iTunes Extra & TuneKit
nes LP (itlp) Â and iTunes Extras (ite) are interactive experiences created to accompany music and movies. iTunes LP lets listeners hear an album and view lyrics, liner notes, band photos,
Adobe vs Apple and <span class="caps">HTML5</span> vs Flash Arguments
ecent MacJury Podcast two parter #1009 and #1010 was devoted to the Flash/Apple arguments and Apple not allowing Flash on the i devices. The arguments for and against were reasonable but miss
Pastrykit reverse engineer
Michael Grinich has used the Apple Pastrykiy library to knock up a small demo app. You can access it here on your iPhone/Pod and the full app code is available here on GitHub.
adlib and pastrykit
Mobile device development frameworks.
h the increase in the use of more versatile mobile platforms especially the iPhone (plus the hype) there are as one would expect a number of developers creating “Frameworks” to speed up t
iPhone web frameworks and Pastrykit
elopment of web based sites targeted at the iPhone/iPod Touch has increased allowing for faster to market paths and avoiding the esoteric niceties of the app store submission process. I su
Apple Downloads — Aranaio is number one
as commissioned to produce a Mac Dashboard Currency Converter Widget for World First (excellent company) which i duly did and at the moment (early November) it is not only the featured d
Fonts on the iPhone
t apps on the iPhone are rendered in Helvetica, only, no choice. However in the Safari browser there is a choice for the developer. However it is a limited choice. Full sets are provided of:
Font Families and the iPhone
mally in a web app i would put a font-family in the CSS something like this "Â font-family: "Helvetica Neue", Arial, Helvetica, Geneva, sans-serif;" This way i cover my bases as to whether the ta