I’m starting this list because I’ve been meaning to do so for a while, and I’d welcome suggestions (or corrections where I’ve misfired). Here are some silly things I’ve lost more time on than I should have. In some cases it was almost no time, because some kind soul had put up a blog post… Continue reading iOS gotchas
In case it’s not clear from the above image, a Google search result,, apparently iOS 9 is the biggest iOS release ever. Whatever that means. All I know is that lots of folks are talking about the shiny new adaptive layout, but once again, after losing a day twirling around this new toy, I’ve come to the conclusion that some for-idiots style widgets should be avoided…and autolayout continues to be one of them.
I know there’s a lot not to like about object oriented programming. It can be more difficult to debug than functionally-oriented scripts. It has side effects up the wazoo if programmers get lazy. Especially in large code bases with a long history, inheritance tends to layered-up. But OOP, and inheritance, are here to stay. Python has embraced… Continue reading Inheritance in Objective-C