Apples

NSURLSession dataTaskWithRequest:completionHander: Pain Resolved

I think I’ve just come across the iOS equivalent of a cure for chronic pain. If you’ve ever had chronic pain, an aching back, a stiff knee joint and worried about what that means, and bugged doctor after doctor, tried therapy after therapy to no avail until the cure pops you in the head, then […]

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Apple Pencil

Well, it sure took me a while to identify the use case for the $99 Apple Pen. Although I am sure there are folks who use the Pencil every day, I have been skeptical of the value the device could bring to my work style, until this month.

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Shell Script to Test Last Git Commit

In developing a solid Continuous Integration system, I’ve had to learn many important and useful bash script tricks. Here’s one to test the name of the last committer.

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ImageMagick Solves a Huge Photo Processing Problem

I’d never thought I’d be building up expertise in photo scanning and bash scripting, but here I am…

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Dear Family Member: I’m Pretty Sure I’m Not Hiding

My recent activist posture has spurned some negative thoughts about me that I am happy to counter. Names have been removed.

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