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Boing!

November 28, 2013

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He who joyfully marches to music rank and file

November 21, 2013

He who joyfully marches to music rank and file has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice.
—Albert Einstein

Block APIs are NOT harmful

November 21, 2013

I take exception to Drew Crawford’s recent post that block-based APIs introduce “harmful” surprising side effects into Objective-C, especially under ARC. Drew’s post calls attention to NSNotificationCenter in particular, but really, any block-based API is susceptible to these same kinds of pitfalls.

I would encourage you to download a copy of Drew’s example code as you read his blog post to understand the problem he’s describing.

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Simple Answers — nevver

November 11, 2013


parislemon:

cdixon:

nevver:

Simple answers

ha, somewhat true.

Yep.

Cheat sheet.

You’re a ghost driving a meat coated skeleton

November 11, 2013

You’re a ghost driving a meat coated skeleton made from stardust, what do you have to be scared of?
—~ Porkbeard (via criminalwisdom)