Apple WWDC 2008

Last week I went to San Francisco to attend Apple’s World Wide Developer’s Conference – mainly to find out more about the iPhone and get some answers to some questions I had about the programming on it.  Amazing conference – over 5000 people and 1000 Apple Engineers to actually look at your code and help you out! Unique opportunity. I’m not even going to post an update on the novelties about the new 3G iPhone simply because there are thousands of news articles about it already. In any case here’s a short list of what I thought was most relevant … Continue reading “Apple WWDC 2008”

My Bike Was Stolen :(

Last night my bike was stolen! As you can see from my previous post – it was happily tied up to a street sign for the past year and a half or so with no problems. Many people leave their bikes on the streets like I did, and I never noticed one of them missing. This bike was special. It was a classic – a 1980’s Peugeot mountain bike – back when the geometry of mountain bikes were more like road/racing bikes – no suspensions – thumb shifters – Shimano Deore XT – only the rear gears were indexed – … Continue reading “My Bike Was Stolen :(“