Archive for May, 2009

May 26th, 2009

Where in the world is iRate?

No Comments, iPhone, by iRate iPhone Guy.

Kyle BigSprocket dropped me an email to tell me he actually found my previous post useful. Cool.  Made me feel…

May 23rd, 2009

SDK 3.0 Beta 5 and GSS

No Comments, iPhone, by BigSprocket.

The other day, I got an email from Apple telling me there was a problem with Game Show Sounds (GSS) on…

May 22nd, 2009

The Business Side

No Comments, iPhone, by BigSprocket.

My wife took a couple days off work, so I haven’t had much time to dedicate to development, but when I was able to sneak some computer time, I looked into more resources for aspiring game developers.

May 19th, 2009

Adding a little flair

No Comments, iPhone, by BigSprocket.

I mentioned in the previous post that scheduling stuff at intervals can be useful for visual effects. I have some…

May 19th, 2009

Tic Tac Toe in Cocos2D

2 Comments, iPhone, by BigSprocket.

Well, I said I’d do something simple, and I can’t imagine anything simpler than Tic Tac Toe! Here’s something I…

May 18th, 2009

Starting Cocos2d

No Comments, iPhone, by BigSprocket.

While I got Let’sTalkiPhone.com designed and running, I was forced to take a break on my latest iPhone app. Before I…

May 8th, 2009

Custom UIBarButtons

No Comments, iPhone, by iRate iPhone Guy.

(Originally published April 13, 2009 on bigsprocket.com) I hate Interface Builder (IB).  Ok, maybe that’s too strong.  It pisses me…

May 8th, 2009

Installing on your device, revisited

No Comments, iPhone, by BigSprocket.

Previously I talked about how to install on your device, and there was one glaring omission.  In order for code signing…

May 8th, 2009

Installing on your device

No Comments, iPhone, by BigSprocket.

(originally published Dec 15, 2008, on bigsprocket.com) The iPhone SDK comes with an iPhone simulator that does a great job…

May 8th, 2009

XCode builds and SVN

No Comments, iPhone, Mac, by BigSprocket.

(originally published Dec 14, 2008, on bigsprocket.com) I was going to write a big long article talking about XCode and Subversion…