Development

5007BABD 13AD 472C AEF539FCD455C992 W1000 H365 Telling Alexa What To Do
Alexa

Telling Alexa What To Do

In early August I attended the Amazon Web Services Summit with a goal of getting a handle on developing for the Amazon Echo and Dot platforms. After word I published…
D1D4702E 59F1 47A5 A7E9E36C6C1D841A W1000 H365 Keeping Things Functional, Home Care Reminder
Development

Keeping Things Functional, Home Care Reminder

Home Care Reminder is a little project I took on more-so as a opportunity to enhance some skills and play with some API's that I haven't had an opportunity to…
2200544E 14B9 4182 8D8B684A0CB85D9C W1000 H365 A Day of IOT
Development

A Day of IOT

IOT, "The Internet of Things", one of the most bizarre monickers in tech. The Internet of Things refers to connecting devices to the Internet, which is growing by leaps and bounds.…
re thunk Re-thinking Thunk
Development

Re-thinking Thunk

When I first started to learn how to develop for iPhone it was It was suggest I pick a small project from beginning to end to understand the entire development…
611880F7 7734 40F2 B4A7340C1105EA3F W1000 H365 Now Available, Pace Band 3.6
Development

Now Available, Pace Band 3.6

Apple's system upgrades tend to add improvements, however they occasionally effect existing applications. Along with Apples's IOS9 brought a new default font that caused some havoc in some existing apps including…
BD1A8D90 26EE 44B7 A0E3611F1E656429 W1000 H365 First Look at Cardboard VR
Development

First Look at Cardboard VR

In the mid nineties when I was beginning a career in the computer industry one of the big buzz terms was Virtual Reality (VR). At that time VR was predicted…
E2CBB1A6 B7B7 4B07 B874C5B7B6365009 W1000 H365 Making Time To Check Out The Pebble Smart Watch
Development

Making Time To Check Out The Pebble Smart Watch

I Just completed my first week with the Pebble watch. Over that week I spent time looking into it capability, browsing available apps, answering questions from various people curious about what…
35BACD7F C841 456B A389AA24044EE9F2 W1000 H365 MYO Gesture Control
Development

MYO Gesture Control

 I have begun experimenting with a MYO gesture controlled armband. MYO, by Thalmic Labs, is just one of many wearable technologies that has made a relatively early entry onto the…