Why iOS needs better backup. Problem is restoring just individual small bits.
- 40A few years back at the predecessor of this blog[1. While I had a backup of the blog, the database format Word Perfect used had changed meaning I couldn’t easily restore the data at the new site. I’m sure it was the sort of thing that had I worked at it I could have fixed.…
Learn to play Go. I love Go even though I suck at it. I have a couple of these apps but there were several I didn’t know about.
Overview of iOS prototyping apps. If Pixate does come out with a version that exports source code that’d be killer.
Cache clearer jailbreak tweak will clear the application caches on iOS. Great if Apple’s video bug (among several) has you with a bunch of Other space you can’t reclaim.
The Ignition jailbreak tweak lets you run CarPlay on your iPad. This is very helpful for those developers who might now wish to pay $700 for a Pioneer CarPlay system. You can test on an iPad. However playing with it I found that it was actually helpful for driving in your car. There are subtle differences that do make the experience better. I’m not sure it’s worth jailbreaking your iPad for, but it is something to check out. (If only to find out what the limits of CarPlay are)
A chemistry keyboard for iOS. Say what one will about the buggy keyboard APIs, but there’s some real clever innovation out there.
Change the Yosemite system font from Helvetica to Fira. I swear sometimes I think I’m the only one who liked Helvetica. Yes it’s slightly less readable as a system font but I can always tell at a glance what it says. Especially for repeated menus.