The new iPhone 5S, iPad Air and iPad Mini all now use Apple’s A7 64 bit processor. Just like the introduction of the 64 bit Intel Macs, developers need to update their apps for 64 bit compatibility. If your app was coded well, this means minimal effort and not requiring many code changes.
There’s a lot of MD5 iOS solutions floating around out there. From the ones I’ve seen, they all have a common problem. They all assume you want to MD5 an NSData instance, meaning all of the data must be in memory in order to digest it.
Now this will work in most cases, but say you want to MD5 a 1 gigabyte file… on an iPhone. You’re probably going to have a few problems.
Over the Christmas holidays I was building an app in my own time and came across a bit of a common problem I wanted to solve – multiple PNG exports all at different sizes for graphics in an iOS app.
Earlier this week there was an article in The Atlantic about ‘longform’ journalism, the type of writing where words tally in the thousands and stories take time to be told. It focused on the increasing number of people reading these lengthy yet rewarding pieces from their smartphone, spending upwards of 30 minutes doing so in
In this blog i’ll be talking about why i bought sony smartwatch 2 over galaxy gear and pebble, first impression and review. Why Sony Smartwatch 2 – It took little bit time and research for me to decide that i am going with Sony Smartwatch 2. Following things helped me to take the decision -
The Galaxy S4 has been copping quite a lot of flack over the last couple of months as higher powered devices are pushed out in time for the christmas rush. I’ve heard the lag word thrown around a bit, as well as sound issues however, I’m always fairly sceptical of peoples opinions, particularly tech people
I’ve always been interested in app file size and the overall app’s performance. When dealing with images, these sometimes go hand in hand…
Commbank has just released a new version of the Android CommBank app, which basically leaves it as a highly polished competitor to Katching. Considering Commbank own both of these apps I’m a bit of a loss as to what their strategy might be or what the future holds for these apps. I suspect Kaching might
In this weeks performance comparison I will be comparing convering a number to a string.
There are two common ways of doing this.
My colleague already had it for long before i get it so i had a chance to play with it for a little while but not much. But that gave me an idea about what should i expect from it. Things i like so far – New Look – With every iteration Android became more