Archive for July 2009

Geocoding Service   Leave a comment

2D Maps, 3D Maps old maps, new maps, satellite maps and every other type of map we have out there. We are living in a time of massively heightened sense of geographic awareness. with this new found need to use and see maps geocoding and referencing is becoming more necessary. Here is a nice look […]

Posted July 31, 2009 by abe in geocoding, JASON, xml

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Silverlight Hosting/Streaming Free   Leave a comment

Well Silverlight 3 is here and wow they sure are kicking up fuss at Microsoft. In all fairness the progression made in the span of six to nine months between releases is  truly astounding. They have added an array of features like out of browser support, perspective 3D and graphics card support just to mention […]

Posted July 24, 2009 by abe in H.264, HD, Microsoft, Silverlight, Video

Google Chrome OS   2 comments

Anouncment: here So google are looking to notch up there OS. They have a success full Mobile OS and now they have there sites on something greater. Google seems to be after the netbook market. Admittedly the netbook market is a bit on the slow side. Armed with knowledge that netbook users who have suffered […]

Posted July 13, 2009 by abe in Google

Extending(Subclassing) UIButton in Objective-C   4 comments

After playing around with UIButton class for a while I found Apple have been very sneaky with some  of their UI classes. What it appears they have done is use the UIButton class as a sort of wrapper for a number of private button classes. “UIRoundedRectButton” is one of those classes. “UIRoundedRectButton” is a private […]

Posted July 10, 2009 by abe in Interface Builder, iOS, iPhone, Mobile, Obj-c, Objective-C, xCode

Kodu the Visual Programming Language   Leave a comment

Here is an interesting product on XBox Live. Its a games Programing tool with out the coding. If this is a sign of things to come all use Developers will all be out of jobs Check out the Video! More Kodu News & Previews Get here if you want it: http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-GB/games/media/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d8025855024c/

Posted July 6, 2009 by abe in Games, General, tech

Stackoverflow Inspiration and Learning Event   Leave a comment

The popular code question and answer site http://stackoverflow.com/ are having a few inspiration and learning events this year. I am keen to see what android and objective-c stuff will be on offer you can get tickets from: http://stackoverflow.carsonified.com/

Posted July 3, 2009 by abe in android, iPhone, Obj-c, Objective-C