I'm an iOS & Web developer and aspiring indie. By day I do iOS and .NET development, but by night I am a Philly area music photographer and bootstrapper trying to upgrade my skills and start an indie software company with my friend Mike.
I also run Side Project Saturday as one of the leadership of Philly CocoaHeads.
June 25th, 2019 | 12 mins 55 secs
app spotlight, coffee, ios, recaf, tech tuesday
It's #TechTuesday and tonight I'm going to talk a little about an app I use everyday that was created by the very talented designer/developer Joe Cieplinski.
June 24th, 2019 | 26 mins 5 secs
anime, saga of tanya the evil
Everyone is talking about the recent release of Evangelion to Netflix, so tonight, let's talk about something completely different, one of my favorite anime series of 2017.
June 21st, 2019 | 23 mins 35 secs
I read a nicely balanced article on The Verge about Apple, privacy, the current climate of big tech scrutiny, and more. It's a good read and got me thinking Apple's incentives vs. their competitors.
June 20th, 2019 | 13 mins 50 secs
apple, software, swiftui, watchos, wwdc
Tonight, I started prototyping the UI for a new watchOS app! Here are some of my first impressions actually using SwiftUI.
June 19th, 2019 | 28 mins 39 secs
microsoft to-do, productivity tips, software
I've been using Microsoft To-Do on the Mac for a couple weeks now and I'm finding it a very capable task management tool for my day job. Tonight, I discuss how I currently use it.
June 18th, 2019 | 15 mins 53 secs
cryptocurrency, facebook, libra, software, tech tuesday
It's #TechTuesday and I actually talk a little about tech today! Specifically, a little about Facebook's newly announced digital cryptocurrency and wallet, Libra and Calibra.
June 17th, 2019 | 23 mins 31 secs
One of my favorite "guilty pleasure" shows is back for a shortened season 3 on Netflix and is the topic of this week's #MovieMonday.
June 14th, 2019 | 9 mins 26 secs
borough brewhouse, jenkintown
It's the two-year anniversary of the Borough Brewhouse! How time flies, but we finally get some Jenkintown-only brews! I'm excited.
June 13th, 2019 | 17 mins 51 secs
apple, phillycocoa, software, wwdc
The first PhillyCocoa meeting since #WWDC19 was great, with some excellent show & tells and a fun roundtable discussion that stoked the flames of my desire to build something new.
June 12th, 2019 | 15 mins 49 secs
local music spotlight, music, photography
I was invited to a "Mini Wilmo Wednesday" in Wilmington, DE tonight, part of which was the final show for the talented Cecilia Grace on the East Coast. It was fun.
June 11th, 2019 | 15 mins 11 secs
analog groove, jenkintown, summer music series
Tonight was the first regular Summer Music Series concert featuring Analog Groove and it was a blast!
June 10th, 2019 | 15 mins 16 secs
apple, software, xcode
I started testing out Xcode 11 today with an existing Objective-C app and immediately ran into some problems.