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Mobile Development Overview

This is the presentation that Steph and I gave at the very successful InSquared event. The event was very inspirational and gave Steph and I a lot of motivation to move forward with our plans to help out local students learn mobile app development. Since there wasn’t enough time or enough computers for everyone, we […]

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Calculating Heading with CoreLocation

It’s fairly easy to get the heading of the user as they move in an iPhone app. More difficult however, is how to find the heading between two specific points that the user may or may not be at. In my case, this was in order to let the user pick a specific point, walk […]

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Xcode 4 Shortcuts and Tricks

Here’s a few useful shortcuts and tricks that I’ve found for using Xcode 4. I thought they would be useful to share with you. If you have any that I missed, feel free to share them in the comments! Also, don’t miss my tips on using Accessorizer for other quick shortcuts for development. Switch Between […]

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5 Tips for New Designers When Working With Developers

I’ve worked with a few designers throughout my stuttered career as a developer. Now as I enter my indie mobile development career phase, I find that I rely on designers even more heavily to make my ideas and structures and algorithms become works of art and function. I’ve compiled 5 tips to help designers when […]

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Beta Testing iPhone Apps

On Tuesday night, I presented to the Baltimore Mobile Developers group a talk discussing tips for beta testing your iphone apps. I’ve included the presentation in this post but I thought I would highlight some of the key points as well in a post. Beta testing iPhone apps View more presentations from shawngrimes. Getting a […]

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Tapworthy – Book Review

Tapworthy by Josh Clark My rating: 4 of 5 stars One of the best books about iPhone development that doesn’t have a single bit of code in it (which is a good thing). This book is completely focused on making good design and interface choices when building your iPhone apps. As a developer with very […]

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