Archive for August, 2009

August 28th, 2009

viewDid(not)Load

No Comments, iPhone, by BigSprocket.

This has bitten me twice now, so I’m putting it up here largely so I don’t forget, and hopefully when…

August 27th, 2009

Using JSON WebServices

No Comments, iPhone, by BigSprocket.

The game I’m working on right now is going to have downloadable content, some available for free, some for purchase….

August 26th, 2009

Memory Management Info

No Comments, iPhone, by BigSprocket.

In my spare time* I’ve been working on a couple simple games using the Cocos2d framework for iPhone. One of…

August 11th, 2009

Licensing and the App Store

No Comments, iPhone, by BigSprocket.

Well, this is interesting. My iPhone Developer Program license expires in 30 days. Obviously, I plan to renew. But, I’m…

August 11th, 2009

A Newbie on Dot-Notation

No Comments, iPhone, Mac, by BigSprocket.

Phew! If you’re following high profile developers blogs, or particularly on Twitter, you know there’s a raging debate going on…

August 5th, 2009

Cocos2d v0.8

No Comments, iPhone, by BigSprocket.

The Cocos2d library for iPhone was updated to version 0.8 recently. I finally got a little time to check it…

August 4th, 2009

Forums offline

No Comments, Announcements, by BigSprocket.

By the way, the Forums are now offline, due to a security problem. It’s not clear that we need Forums…

I just placed my order for an Amazon Kindle DX. I’m already a Kindle 2 owner, but once I have…

August 4th, 2009

Snow Leopard in September

No Comments, iPhone, Mac, by BigSprocket.

Snow Leopard is imminent, and Amazon.com is now taking pre-orders. Unlike past upgrades, this one is dirt cheap — only…