Category Archives: Programming

iOS Hide Keyboard Method

Programming in iOS is fun, but it is sometimes difficult to find the simple things.  I have decided to document these "little things" when I come across them to share with others.  I am also a believer in writing posts that are great references for its author as well. Last week, I learned a nice…
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Creating a Terminal Shortcut for SubLime

At a recent programming (nerd) conference, I got to see the SubLime text editor in action and I liked what I had seen.  I have been a loyal user of TextMate, but I like some of the shortcut keys and the look and feel of SubLime.  The one issue I ran into immediately with SubLime…
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Making the “ll” Alias for “ls -l” on Your Mac

I recently reinstalled OSx Lion on my MacBook Pro.  One of the first things I always do is add my alias for listing files in Terminal.  I am way too lazy to type "ls -l" and would like to use the "ll" command from my old HP Unix days.  There are a couple of ways…
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Past Versions of Xcode

Teaching in technology has always been a very difficult task because technology is changing so fast that we are constantly teaching outdated information.  Companies and educational institutions are going to standardize on a specific version of the developer tool to keep the team consistent on how they are generating code.  I have experience in the…
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