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Futzing with Swift and Cocoa

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I’ve never learned Objective C – my iOS stuff is written in Titanium (essentially Javascript, because anyone can play guita.. uh, write Javascript), and my personal tools for Mac are all scripts to run from Terminal. So the idea of a simpler language that could be used for both iOS and Mac OSX is pretty attractive to me. Problem is, I’ve never used Xcode, or the Cocoa libraries before. But I thought I’d give it a […]

On text on the iPad

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Since the launch of the newer, shinier iPad, some people are unhappy with iPad magazines. Here’s an example that’s been floating around Twitter: One of the limitations of The New Yorker app for iOS becomes even more apparent while reading on the new iPad’s high resolution retina display. I’ve noticed in the past that the first few articles (Talk of the Town, etc.) in each issue are text selectable and therefore able to be copied, […]