Simple SVG Parser for iOS

I’ve added a simple SVG Parser for iOS on github. Get it here: https://github.com/jmenter/JMSVGParser Here’s how it works: 1.) Call the class method to get back an array of styled shapes self.shapes = [JMSVGParser parseFileNamed:@”awesome_tiger”] 2.) In your view’s – (void)drawRect:(CGRect)rect method, tell each shape to draw, like this: for (JMStyledPath *styledPath in self.shapes) { [styledPath drawStyledPath]; … Continue reading Simple SVG Parser for iOS

App-A-Week Challenge Update, also Font Tip! (Also, Snippets!)

PizzaPal has been updated to 1.1 with the following changes: Removed iAds. Added 4th pizza comparator. Yeah, I know, that’s kind of cheap to count that as an app release. Whatever, making an app a week is no picnic. Oh, also, if you do any kind of coding/programming, you should totally check this out: I’ve … Continue reading App-A-Week Challenge Update, also Font Tip! (Also, Snippets!)

App-A-Week Challenge Update

Here we are at week #3 in the App-A-Week Challenge! What have we for this week? Nothing too terribly exciting. Just updates to apps already on the store. Here’s what we have: Pizza Pal has been updated to 1.0.1 (adding support for armv6 processors and thus the iPhone 3G and the 2nd Generation iPod Touch The … Continue reading App-A-Week Challenge Update

Do free apps increase sales of paid apps?

Some of you might remember my crazy idea of pledging to publish an app a week. I thought that this idea would be a good way to force myself to learn a lot about iOS development and actually get things done. And it has! But one thing I did not consider was how downloads of … Continue reading Do free apps increase sales of paid apps?

New app! Also: Xcode + iOS + iPhone 3G tip. Also: insane idea.

I have a new app on the iTunes App Store! Allow me to introduce The Beer Nerd’s Olde Volume Equivalence Calculator: It’s a handy little app that lets you compare equivalent prices for different volumes of beer. Interesting? Maybe. In all honesty, I whipped this app up real quick for the following reasons: It uses … Continue reading New app! Also: Xcode + iOS + iPhone 3G tip. Also: insane idea.

Lens•Lab for iOS development update.

Greetings, fellow photography nerds! We’re working on an update to Lens•Lab for iOS devices. Here’s what we have in store: Editable constraints for focal length. For example, I can set the focal length to go from 24mm-85mm, just like the lens I currently have on my Canon 10D. Editable constraints for aperture. For example, I … Continue reading Lens•Lab for iOS development update.

Lens•Lab 1.0 Released for iOS Devices!

We are pleased to announce the release of Lens•Lab 1.0 for all iOS devices! What is Lens•Lab? Here’s a short description: Lens•Lab is a virtual lens simulation tool for photographers of all skill levels. It graphically illustrates how depth of field and field of view relate to your SLR camera and lenses. Lens•Lab works with … Continue reading Lens•Lab 1.0 Released for iOS Devices!