I build iPhone apps and web applications in NodeJS, Objective-C, and Swift.

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2016 Christmas Card

I think our Christmas Card was a little too subtle this year. See if you get it… Merry Christmas!
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Setting up a Lets Encrypt Certificate on Heroku

Update (April 2017) Heroku now has first-class support for Let’s Encrypt so installing it is as easy as clicking “Configure SSL” and following their...
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iOS Auto Renewing Subscriptions

Auto-renewing subscriptions in iOS are confusing. These are my notes on how the process works and other tips. NOTE: This doc is only for...
Josh
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How To Setup NodeJS With Dokku on Digital Ocean

This is a walkthrough of setting up a NodeJS website on digital ocean droplet by Dokku 0.4.2. If you know the tricks, its an...
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Weather Nerd for iPhone and iPad

My Goal I needed to touch up on iOS dev, so over the last year I’ve spent some free time building a new app....
Josh
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Draft Night – Draft Board Software

What is Draft Night? Draft Night is fantasy football draft board software that allows people to make picks and see a live draft board...
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On – The New jQuery Event Handler

jQuery has a new method of wiring up events. It’s called ‘on’. It’s actually been around since jQuery 1.7 which was released November 3,...
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StringSmash – Compress JS Strings

Sometimes you need to embed really long strings in JavaScript. Ok, rarely. But say you embed some css in JavaScript and the strings repeat...
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Setup A GoDaddy SSL Certificate on Heroku

Background I’m using AppHarbor to host an ASP.NET site I built a few years ago. This year I started charging for it, so I...
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Superbowl Party Game iPad App

Three years ago, I built a website for a Superbowl watch party at my house. We invited about a dozen friends to answer 20...
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