My reading / viewing list for the week ending September 6th 2015
My reading / viewing list for the week commencing August 17th 2015
My reading list for the week commencing August 10th 2015
A collection of cool hidden and not so hidden features of Git and GitHub
2015 Dev Talks gathers great community leaders, innovations and fun, the key ingredients to explore the trends that will shape Mobile, Web, Big Data, Cloud Computing and Internet of Things. Topics include Java, .NET, PHP, Ruby, Mobile, Agile development, HTML5, Cloud, Big Data and much more.
A list of useful Xcode shortcuts.
In mathematics, the Fibonacci numbers or Fibonacci sequence are the numbers in the following integer sequence: 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89, 144, 233, ... Here is how we can implement it in Swift.
Curious Minds aims at building a tech hub in Brasov, a community of developers who like to know everything and never stop wondering. We are a group of people who believe that always asking the right questions leads you to the right solutions. We kindly thank Siemens Industry Software for supporting our initiative.
This morning I ran, for the first time ever, well… in 20 years, a 10 km distance. Not too shabby for someone that 12 months ago could barely run 30 seconds before running out of breath.
Excerpt from the full lecture from John Cleese on how to inspire creativity within yourselves.
"And there, ladies and gentlemen, are the 5 factors that you can arrange to make your lives more creative.
Space. Time. Time. Confidence. And more Jeffrey Archer."
"When I am working on a problem I never think about beauty. I only think about how to solve the problem. "
iOScon 2014 was the first conference that I've co-organised. I was really energised by the whole environment and, since the common theme across the participants and sponsors seemed to be the lack of developers available, I've decided to encourage the participants that they should find their dream job.
A dictionary stores unordered pairs values - each pair of the same type.
An array stores multiple values of the same type in an ordered fashion.
As Swift was announced, Swift & LLVM's creator Chris Lattner joined Twitter and his first tweet was an instant success.
A major change from Objective-C is that all variables must hold a value (i.e. must be initialised). We get an error if we try to declare a variable without initialising it.
So, you're a developer, but you have never worked with iOS? In this session, Paul will provide a head start on how to plan, build, debug and release iOS 7 apps.
Prototyping is often a misunderstood subject, especially when it comes to mobile apps. It is often mistaken for wire-raming or detailed project specifications.
Been to Timisoara (a town in west Romania) to teach iOS.
Without doubt, 2013 was the year our worst fears materialised. The Snowden revelations confirmed what some people already knew and others fantasied. Scary!
Have you ever smell the stars? And touch the infinite of your self?
Whilst visiting Rome, we stumble upon this little gem...
My Code, My Rules.
This style guide is heavily influenced by the "Zarra Studios Coding Style Guide" , and whilst we agree on lots of things, there are major differences.
Being jet-lagged is no fun - I'm wide awake at 2am. But it allowed me to catch up on some programs I've recorded, like this particular one where Sir Terry Pratchett is following 2 men, and their respective families, in their quest to Switzerland to have an assisted death.
Just discovered these lines I wrote in 2008 - sorry, they are written in Romanian and would lose a lot through translation.