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 Iā€™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

    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

    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…