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Solandra Update

9/6/2019 Solandra is my open source framework for creating algorithmic art (it would also work well for data visualisation) and I've updated the 'art…

Site Update

8/3/2019 I updated the site with a new University Section with tech talks and videos. I added coverage of Solandra, my algorithmic art framework. I…

(Quick) Colour Picker for MacOS

3/11/2019 A tiny App allowing you to quickly pick a colour (or generate a colour scheme) in seconds from the Mac menu bar. Quick Colour Picker on the…

Ray Tracing with Swift

2/27/2019 Over Christmas I worked through most of The Ray Tracer Challenge with Swift. I've extracted my tests/solutions so if you want to give it a…

Immutable Context: state management in React with Hooks, Context and Immer (and TypeScript)

2/9/2019 I made a state management library for React with Hooks, Context and Immer (and TypeScript): Immutable Context. See also an example…

Blog

React-ish iOS Apps: A Tutorial

4/21/2019 Update 3/8/2019 Well WWDC and SwiftUI meant this article aged rather badly! Yes Marzipan (now Catalyst) was just a UIKit on the Mac, but…

Starting with Flutter (from React Native)

2/27/2019 At the end of 2018/start of 2019 I wanted to fill in my knowledge of modern UI approaches. I have worked with native iOS and Android and…

Getting Started with Functional Music Programming

2/26/2019 One of my 2019 goals is to learn Haskell, to do this I picked up Haskell School of Music which teaches Haskell by showing how it can be used…

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