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Taylor Swift Supports Women’s March on Washington: ‘I’m Proud to Be a Woman Today’

As hundreds of thousands of people took part in the Women’s March on Washington following President Donald Trump’s inauguration, Taylor Swift took to Twitter Saturday…


Function composition in Swift

The way that functional programming languages allow functions to be combined can help make code easier to read and understand. The technique is known as  71 more words


Donald Trump Is Sworn In as President, Capping His Swift Ascent

“For too long,” he added, “a small group in our nation’s capital has reaped the rewards of government while the people have borne the cost. Washington flourished, but the…


Silent Push Notification and URLSession in Background

I created an iOS app which is notified with a silent push notification. It tells the app to sync its data with the web server (in the sample below, it just posts the data to the server). 172 more words


HTTP-RPC 4.0 Released

HTTP-RPC 4.0 is now available for download. This release adds support for application/x-www-form-urlencoded and application/json request encodings. In addition to submitting request arguments as… 110 more words

IOS Development

A Swift & Ballwinder, No Washing Machine Day

So, I mentioned that I started winding my gift yarn yesterday. There was a LOT to wind–beautiful light fingering-weight alpaca yarn that Lucy brought from Bolivia. 253 more words

Back to the Mac (Book Pro)

So, about two months ago I wrote this: Returned.

Well, here I sit, writing this blog post on pretty much the exact computer I returned. 189 more words