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Flint’s new Feature Constraints DSL


Flint is our open source framework for tackling a lot of Apple platform boilerplate code. One of the many powerful things it gives you is support for Conditional Features in your apps. You define how your feature is toggled on or off, and your code is not allowed to even run the actions associated with the feature unless all those toggles are on. This post is about some great improvements to this mechanism and how […]


Uncategorized / User Experience

I have a pet peeve relating to online avatars. Faces matter and it amazes me how many people do not get this. So many people fail to set up a Gravatar for themselves, which covers many services and apps. Or they upload a weird picture. Or they let an app supply a default, like an egg or some random polygonal pattern.