U2 and Bad Manners

Apple and U2 recently gave away U2's latest album, "Songs of Innocence" to all 500 million+ iTunes subscribers. Most thought this was a pretty cool thing to do. Some others, not so much. What really got my blood boiling were one-star reviews not on the quality of the music, but…

Swift Quick Fix: UITableViewController

This is the first in a series of what I am calling a "Swift Quick Fix". Things we know how to do very well in Objective-C, but might need a quick hint on how to do it in Swift. Like implementing a UITableViewController in Objective-C, we have to implement a…

Swift: Another Game Changer for Apple?

Since it's announcement at WWDC 2014, the Internet is about to burst with excitement over Apple's new programming language, Swift. (Yes, I am among them). Witnessing this reaction, one might think that the iOS development community as a whole would love to see Objective-C rot and die. I don't think…

Brandon: April 30, 2014

I feel alive again for the first time since Julie died. April was one hell of a rollercoaster, but it showed me who I really am, and made me feel whole again. I'm convinced that I have a real future with Beth. I'm never going to go back to the…

Rachel: April 30, 2014

April was icky. Too much drama! (the month, not my mom). I've given up on boys, for the time being. I am going to focus instead on my BFF Steph. And, of course, Myrtle the turtle. …

Brandon: April 29, 2014

I'm SO on top of the world. At the same time, I'm getting nervous. First, I said it. I.T. I told Beth I love her. Crazy, I know. But she smile, hugged me tight, and said, "I love you too!" We talked about how it seemed way too fast…