Introducing Friends Weather

TL;DR: More details here: https://www.chromedomesoftware.com/friendsweather/ I’ve always been a weather fan. Growing up in southern Alberta in Canada, we got all kinds of interesting weather: rain, snow, hail, frost, thunderstorms. Because weather excites me so much, I bought a lot of weather apps for my iPhone. I should go count, but at least 20-30 purchased […]

Submitted 1.0 of a passion project

Tonight this happened: This is a side project iOS app that I’ve been working on and off on since November of 2016. Yes, 2016. When it gets approved, I’m going to blog a whole lot more about my learnings working on this over the past few years. It’s an app around one of my passions, […]

Swift By Sundell – Model Controllers

This is a great post about Model controllers. Upon reading it I realize that I’ve done this for many years, to try and keep things encapsulated.  I’ve been slowly rewriting my Birthdays app in Swift, for no real reason except to see how little code I could write now to reproduce when I wrote 9 […]

Intuit vs eBay Settlement

Today I received a $150 check from the settlement of this class action lawsuit: http://www.agtechemploymentsettlement.com/frequently-asked-questions.aspx. As much as I am not a fan of class action lawsuits, two companies that colluded to not poach each others employees seems wrong, it doesn’t allow for people to move freely between companies based upon their skills and future challenges.  […]