Tag: Programming

  • Stanford iOS 8 Course Now Available

    Stanford iOS 8 Course Now Available

    The Developing iOS 8 Apps with Swift course from Stanford University is now available on iTunes U … … and it is entirely in Swift! Obviously. I’m done with the first lecture and half through the second. I’ve started a number of the old classes, but never finished since I ended up finding them after […]

  • Pulling Apart

    Pulling Apart

    I’ve had these two books floating around my house for the better part of six months now. I’m not exactly proud of it, but it is a fact of life. I have always had an issue of focusing on a single project at a time and putting other things away. So here the books sit, […]

  • Tools and Jobs

    In What Happened to the Month With Linux, I had this paragraph: I lasted about five days before I gave in and decided that I’m just going to give up with trying to do anything like this and continue to use the best tool for the job for me, or (as my friend Aaron Spike […]

  • SwiftMN


    As an aside related to my post about Swift, there is a group forming in Minneapolis around Swift and Apple technologies: SwiftMN. Join the Meetup group and let us know what you want to try out. I know that I won’t be able to make every meeting, but I am hoping to make the 2+ […]

  • Swift


    In case you were underground last week (and I was close to being just that for the week), you heard that Apple announced a new programming language, Swift, at their World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC 2014). Needless to say, this is something I am going to take a nice, long look at. I happen to […]