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I started making this iOS game with Sprite Kit

Side benefits of jet lag + general insomnia include lots of time to learn new things. I decided it was time to learn Sprite Kit by making a game for my 2-year old to play on my iPhone. I call it “Say Shapes” – Here’s progress after 4 total hours.

Apple’s One Timezone planet

At midnight, the world timeclock gets label panic. Don’t ask me how I know…

Yahoo! mail fail

We’re Sorry.

Facebook Actively Inactive :-(

You have activity! You have no activity?!?

LinkedIn lost its data link

2 Fails, 1 Page – AT&T and Facebook Fail

Fail #1 – AT&T Hacked Fail #2 – Facebook flapping 3 fails, if you count the facial on the video still…

Getting the mysqldump you always hoped for.

Dumping data from MySQL might be seem like a covered topic, but just so it’s clear, you aren’t stuck outputting SQL. There’s at least 3 options for outputting data. Option 1: The SQL way Good’ole fashioned structured query language output of your whole database in a single file. mysqldump -u root -p -f your_schema_name_here > […]

MarketWatch App Fail

InvalidOperation much?

Givit.com shutters

Givit was a fantastic video editor for iOS devices. It had some amazing features. With it, was a video sharing service that was really clever in a lot of ways. For whatever reason(s), the company closed. The explanation is here: http://www.givit.com/what-happened/ The app, however, is still available on the Apple App Store as a stand […]