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Introducing Swift, Apple’s New Programming Language For Writing iOS And OS X Apps

At its recent WWDC developer event, Apple introduced a new programming language called Swift. The new language seems poised to replace Objective-C as the main programming language on Apple’s platforms. According to Techcrunch, Swift […]

Apple to Buy Beats Electronics? No diggety…

Apple is reportedly finalizing a deal to acquire Beats Electronics for a whopping $3.2 billion. VentureBeat published an article yesterday stating, “The deal will supposedly be announced next week, according to the Financial Times, […]

iOS Unit Testing With OCMock

Mock objects are an important driver of test driven development (TDD). They give developers the ability to craft unit tests involving complex objects without risking the possible complications inherent in instantiating those objects. They […]

iOS Behind the Curve

With the recent “maps snafu” and the management shakeup at Apple, I’m sure everyone is looking out for what the next iOS move will be.  I’ll tell you right now, it has to be […]

What Would Steve Do?

I purchased the original iPhone in July of 2007, just after it’s release. My favorite core applications have always been Maps, Safari and Mail. Oh, yeah, I also like the Phone App. I was […]

How do you like them Apples?

In a little less than a week, Apple will unveil the latest generation of the iPhone.  I’m going to go ahead and predict that Apple-fans will think it’s the greatest thing ever and find […]


Something tells me that the fine folks in Cupertino will not be enjoying their Spring break.  Yep – Apple has a full-scale trojan virus/malware thingy on their hands, and it appears to be exploiting […]

The Audacity of Nope

The technology industry and indeed the world lost a titan of the modern technology pantheon yesterday.  Steve Jobs was a pioneer and an innovator and a progressive thought leader, but what may have been […]