From Legacy to Web 2.0

Musings of a developer on the cutting edge, just steps away from the bleeding edge.
Sep 0
Sep 0

UltraMegaFantastic!

Yes folks, that is my word of the day – borrowed from our latest app review, and that’s just how I feel. Early this afternoon I was pointed to a tweet from Stephanie Abrams of The Weather Channel… It seems that she’s been posting screen shots from her iPhone of the official NHC tracking maps […]

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Mar 0
Mar 0

iPad 2 Live Bloggers…

I have had a few people ask me for the video feed that I’ll be watching later today for the iPad 2 announcement. Sadly, I don’t have a URL yet for that, and it will probably be some random person on uStream. However with that being said, I do plan on at least watching the […]

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Aug 0
Aug 0

Reflecting on CSS3…

CSS3 Image Reflections have been around for quite some time. Back when I was parsing out the iTunes website to get the latest statistics, I came across my application’s image without the reflection, shadow or other styles which made my icon really pop. This of course made me wonder how they were doing it without […]

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Jun 0
Jun 0

Dock – for the cased iPhone and iPod!

I have decided that Apple is preventing me from purchasing more of their products by not allowing their iPhone and iPad docks to to work with their cases.

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Apr 0
Apr 0

Ease of use is key!

LiveStream and UStream – ease of use and h.264 compatibility, one has it, the other wants it.

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Apr 0
Apr 0

iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad App Store Rank

An update to AppStoreRank.pl which checks the ranking of your app in each app store. The new version now also allows for checking the Featured Categories for your app as well!

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Apr 0
Apr 0

iPad App Store Rank

AppStoreRank checks the rank of a given application in every app store. Updated to add the new stores from the Feb 18th update and now tracks iPads as well.

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Oct 0
Oct 0

Storms and Breezes

Tropical Storm and Typhoon remnants head to the UK, and the US West coast. How often do you hear that?

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Jul 0
Jul 0

App Store Adds New Countries

AppStoreRank.pl will grab your app store rank for every known app store country, as well as your top 100 placement per country. Add AppStoreRank to a cron job to run each morning and email the results, instant status reports available daily to watch your application’s progress!

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May 0
May 0

iPhone App Hurricane Ranking

In my previous post, I mentioned an app that shows you your current ranking in the iTunes App Store. ┬áThis list is modified for order, but uses the script: Hurricane Ranking in Category Weather: Mexico: 1 United States: 8 Canada: 11 El Salvador: 12 Slovenia: 17 Indonesia: 22 Deutschland: 24 Thailand: 26 Singapore: 29 Luxembourg: […]

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