Geoff Pado

Recording iOS Simulator Video

At the latest meeting of the Redmond Xcoders, there was a talk by Lori Hill about creating App Preview videos. During the Q&A period after her talk, questions were raised about recording such a video from the iOS Simulator rather than an actual device.

WWDC Parties 2015

Better late than never, right?

Eh, Close Enough

It seems Siri has a cool feature where you can ask it to find the nearest Genius Bar, and it knows to find the nearest Apple retail store. Unfortunately, not all “apple stores” are created equal.

A Swift Corner Case

At our local NSCoder meetups, a large percentage of the attendees are students. They’re learning iOS programming for the first time in a class taught at our local university by my good friend Tyten.

ClojureScript & Om

For a while now, I’ve been looking for a functional language that I like enough to use on a regular basis. It’s pretty clear that functional paradigms will only become more important in the near future due to the inherent concurrency and parallelism wins. I’ve bounced around between a few well-known functional languages: Haskell, Scheme, Clojure, and even a brief flirtation with F#.