Sure it looks nice, but inside its just a jumble of wires

I’m a believer in the Apple esthetic. That is I believe Apple products are well thought out, and they put effort into design and user experience that no other software or computer company does well. Yes there are other good companies and good products, there are certainly more clever products, but I believe as aContinue reading “Sure it looks nice, but inside its just a jumble of wires”

App:QRecordr (development lifecycle)

This was the first application for an iPhone I wrote. It started as a simple idea, I wanted to understand the basics of writing an app (in Swift), going through the Apple publishing cycle, and see how things then appeared on the App Store. The overall goal was not to write a specific application, butContinue reading “App:QRecordr (development lifecycle)”

Search Engine (and large entity) Failures

I find google search (honestly, I infrequently use any other, so while I think these comments apply to search in general, my experience is with google) more and more to be ineffective yet an essential starting point to getting things done on the internet. I’m an avid cyclist, and it’s mid season here, so I’mContinue reading “Search Engine (and large entity) Failures”