Archive - October 2011

Weekly Roundup 10/17 - 10/23

Aaron Brethorst • October 25, 2011

Happy Monday, everyone. I hope that you’ve been keeping busy building new apps taking advantage of all the cool, new stuff in iOS 5.




This control is a double-headed slider, which allows you to easily select a range of values instead of a single, discrete value.


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Weekly Roundup - 9/26 - 10/2

Aaron Brethorst • October 07, 2011

Welcome back to the slightly belated Weekly Roundup!

We were going to get this out at the beginning of the week, but unfortunately circumstances conspired against us! Rest assured that we’ll be back with the next at the beginning of next week. Thanks again for your interest in this feature!

Monday – ObjQREncoder


ObjQREncoder is yet another iOS project from the very prolific Jeff Ve...

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Weekly Roundup - 10/11 - 10/16

Aaron Brethorst • October 18, 2011

We’re one control short of a full deck this week. I’m adjusting the schedule, and things will be back to normal next week.


Perfectly timed with the release of version 4.0 of the Facebook app for iOS is a control that mimics the slide-out panel the app is built around.


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Weekly Roundup - 10/3 - 10/10

Aaron Brethorst • October 11, 2011

Welcome to another Cocoa Controls weekly roundup! We’ve been busy here over the past week, and have seven cool new iOS components to tell you about.


HGKOptionPanel is an unassuming, small touch control that, on tapping, slides up to reveal a container view for options. This could be very useful for predominantly single view apps that need a place for a few settings controls.

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Steve Jobs Stanford Commencement Speech 2005

Aaron Brethorst • October 06, 2011

“Stay hungry, stay foolish.”

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