Alastair Hendricks

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Directors Gothic – Font Family

Directors Gothic – Extended Type Family.<p><b>Directors Gothic</b> was originally handcrafted in the late 1930s by type foundry Lettering Inc. This Art Deco …

Typography

With Consumers Addicted To Apps For iPhones And Android, Does HTML5 Have A Future?

In contrast, mobile Web apps are written in HTML, they exist online, and can be accessed and used from any kind of phone or tablet.<p>In the newest report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider's paid research service, we explore why consumers still seem to overwhelmingly prefer native apps.<p>Native …

Apps

Native vs. HTML5: How the auto industry is forcing change for the mobile web

<i>Michael O’Shea is the CEO and president of Abalta Technologies.</i><p>Today’s mobile apps are mostly native. However, in a lot of ways, HTML5 is a goldmine waiting to be discovered by developers. It has the ability to “build once and deploy to many,” meaning any device with a web browser can support them. …

HTML5 vs. native vs. hybrid mobile apps: 3,500 developers say all three, please

The debate actually precedes the first app store to hit volume.<p>Should you build mobile apps in native code on each platform, or should you build them in cross-platform code, such as HTML5? Increasingly, however, developers are side-stepping that debate and just voting for whatever makes sense in …

The Success Of Native Apps Does Not Necessarily Spell Doom For HTML5

But HTML5 apps have improved. The use of HTML5 for app development can complement native platforms. It's not an either/or choice.<p>Mobile apps built around HTML5 can be wrapped in a shell of native code and deployed to the main native app stores. Alternately, developers can build ground-up native …

Apps

AngularJS Fundamentals In 60-ish Minutes

Easily index your Single Page Application thanks to PhantomJS

Google provides a way to index your Single Page Application (SPA), built with Angular.js, Backbone.js, or other Javascript framework (ember.js, …

A post-mortem on my first AngularJS project

Before I started my current employer down the road to AngularJS I decided to do a small (but complete) project using it just to see what it felt …

iOS Assembly Tutorial: Understanding ARM

Learn how to read assembly in iOS – a useful skill when debugging your code or diagnosing why a crash has occurred.

Debugging

75 Essential Tools for iOS Developers

If you were to go to a master woodworker’s shop, you’d invariably find a plethora of tools that he or she uses to accomplish various tasks.In …

The Ultimate iPhone App Marketing Strategy Guide | Apptamin

The Ultimate iPhone App Marketing Strategy Guide | Apptamin<p>Updated Jun 28, 2013<p>apptamin.com<p>Use Evernote to create, collect, and share everything that …

Marketing

Apple’s ‘App Resurrection’ Feature Great For Customers, But Opaque To Developers

In the early hours today, a user on Reddit discovered that Apple had updated the App Store to allow users on old iOS versions to download the ‘last known compatible‘ version of apps. At first glance, this is a great feature and should benefit customers with devices stuck on old versions of iOS.<p>But …

How I Went From 0 to $50k on the App Store(s)

I've been meaning to write this post for awhile and I got the push I needed with this 10k Bootstrap Challenge on HN today. It reminded me of my start …