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jaredsinclair
    Imagining a First-Party Swift KVO Replacement My last post got me thinking: if Apple were to add a KVO-like service to Swift, what would it look like? I wish I understood more about how programming languages are created, and how comp… http://bit.ly/1VvfEyS
    jaredsinclair
      NSNotificationCenter is Probably an Anti-Pattern This week’s iOS Dev Weekly linked to a tweet from Ben Sandofsky about an important change to NSNotificationCenter in iOS 9: KVO and NSNotificationCenter. As I’ve joked on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1ReITp0
      jaredsinclair
        Saving the iPad What follows is a very brief summary of what I believe are the biggest obstacles holding back the iPad and the App Store, and what I believe Apple can do to improve things. http://blog.jaredsinclair.com/post/1331…
        jaredsinclair
          Time Zones Version 1.2 Available Today Version 1.2 of my Time Zones app for iPhone is available today. Here’s what’s new: New - Added home screen shortcuts to launch directly into Quick Check mode. New - Disabled a… http://blog.jaredsinclair.com/post/1324…
          jaredsinclair
            Are You a Workaholic? A couple of months ago I discovered that I am a work addict. Work-addiction is a real condition that affects many people. I answered “yes” to nineteen of them. Twenty Questions: On weekends? http://blog.jaredsinclair.com/post/1318…
            jaredsinclair
              Thoreau on Self-Driving Cars To make a railroad round the world available to all mankind is equivalent to grading the whole surface of the planet. Walden is basically a Xanga in paperback. http://blog.jaredsinclair.com/post/1316…
              jaredsinclair
                Back to the Past Apropos of nothing, here’s a six-years-old post from a defunct version of my blog — apropos of nothing except that today happens to be a special day for Back to the Future fans and this post improb… http://blog.jaredsinclair.com/post/1316…
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                  Mistakes A master is one who has made all the mistakes that one can make within a given field. Niels Bohr. http://blog.jaredsinclair.com/post/1315…
                  jaredsinclair
                    Are You Rich? Back when I was a registered nurse I had an opportunity to volunteer at a field hospital in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The earthquake had destroyed his school. I was dumbstruck. Was I rich? http://blog.jaredsinclair.com/post/1312…
                    jaredsinclair
                      Seems @jaminguy hired an intern at the @riposte headquarters while I was away in Bloomington. What a handsome dude. [photos.app.net]
                      jaredsinclair
                        New Job Later in October I’ll be starting a new job as a staff engineer at Black Pixel. I’m looking forward to a new set of challenges and cool new projects. http://blog.jaredsinclair.com/post/1301…
                        jaredsinclair
                          Making some links [app.net]. God this was fun.
                          jaredsinclair
                            Wishlist for Swift 3.0 Here’s my shortlist of the features I most want to see added to Swift: Only delegation can be accomplished in pure Swift, but it only works for one-to-one relationships. This feels icky. http://blog.jaredsinclair.com/post/1300…
                            jaredsinclair
                              Swift – Versus – Storyboards and State Restoration I don’t use Storyboards or State Restoration in my own projects, but I have looked into them in detail at one time or another. Something happens in the app. 2. The… http://blog.jaredsinclair.com/post/1287…