In App Purchases for iOS & PHP

In App Purchases are super fun to work with. Fun in the sense that you like watching your hair fall out after each StackOverflow post you try to digest. You’ll find CargoBay, RMStore, openssl libraries and things that make you go why am I decoding... [+]

AppStore: Timing Your iOS App Updates

There has been some preconceived notion that timing updates on a regular frequency boosts your rank in the Apple iOS AppStore, it doesn’t. In fact stale apps far out rank apps that have regular app updates, and of course the flip side to that statement... [+]

JTToggleView: An iOS Toggle/Checkbox View

I wanted to create a toggle for an app, something simple, with animations and easy to configure across my app. So I came up with JTToggleView! Check it out at Github:



There has been a need in one of my projects to show a list of users by their avatars. Determining who that user is was the challenge, in that how to show their name? So I wanted to make an easy way project wide that... [+]

AFNetworking2: Cancel Requests With Path

I ran into a pretty stupid gotcha tonight. I have to admit I blamed AFNetworking straight away. I saw that AFHttpRequestOperationManager wasn’t a singleton, and fair enough, that’s up to you to decide how many managers you want. So here’s how I got to cancelling... [+]

JTTimeView: An iOS Time Picker

JTTimeView: An iOS Time Picker

Firstly I have no idea where my name space came from, JT. It was mean’t to be Jotlab, but it somehow doesn’t fit. I don’t know. If it were after myself, it would be RS, or VT. Hmm. Anyhow. JTTimeView, the Time Picker for iOS... [+]

Parts: iOS Bike Maintenance via Strava

My bike parts are falling to pieces. I’m unexpectedly splashing cash into my commuter. To be honest I’m not sure how many k’s I’ve done on my rear cassette, nor am I too sure about how many k’s my chain has been punished through. So... [+]

Success & A Mindset For The Future

Success & A Mindset For The Future

It has become apparent to me that my approach to life was wrong. My attitudes were misaligned to that of how rewards actually come about. The idea that I mow the lawn and I am guaranteed $5 in pocket money for the week must of... [+]

Savings: An iOS App To Keep You On Track

I’ve recently gotten into some heavy app development dedication/motivation. My ideas are spawned from me giving up searching on the AppStore for an app that I’m after and gives me everything I need. This was never so true recently after searching for days for a... [+]

How To Fix/Tune Up Your Bike’s Front Derailleur

So your bike has stop shifting up onto the big ring. Or maybe it’s sometimes jumping up and over the big chain ring, escaping. Or when you’re just about to climb Alp D’Huez and it jumps off the small chain ring and you give up... [+]