El Mister, an app created for the football fans

This is one of the our last apps, El Mister. Our objective was get a way for the enthusiastic of football clubs  (U.D. Las Palmas in this case) to have a active behaviour in the competition and express their opinión as if they are the mister´s team. For this is the name of our app. During...

Just a watch… or not

The personal computer, the mobile phone, the tablet and the watch now. The watch is the next device which the technology will change completely. Think about it, we talk about a old device with only one utility: give the time. Explain it to...

War between Apple and Google

We use the term used by Steve Jobs, We are in the "thermonuclear war" between Apple and Google. Apple set out to develop its own map system from version 6 on their operating system and this has made a significant investment in time, money and complexity. This decision could be hard to understand if we consider that...

Blocks and Grand Central Dispatch

Cocoa Samurai’s article published in 2009, by Colin Wheeler, talk about Blocks, Grand Central Dispatch, GCD Design Patterns and Cocoa API’s using GCD and Blocks. In 2009, the methods expose in this article are based on OS X 10.6, however, with the increased interaction of the Mac and iPhone with web services, data cloud, etc.., these...

Long life for our apps

Our clients usually come with great ideas and they want to see them in an app. They believe that the project is ended when the app is published in the App Store. However, Apple release a new operative system every year around october. Every iOS version (Apple's operative system) comes with a lot of changes and the...

Possible new version of Beats Music at WWDC 2015

Apple is expected to announce the rebranded and revamped version of Beats Music at WWDC 2015, Apple Worldwide Developers Conference that will take place next week. Beats Music and Beats Electronics was acquired last year and Apple is negotiating over streaming terms with music labels, 72 hours before WWDC 2015. You can read the full article...

Code: iOS Freehand Drawing Part 1

There is some cases where we need to make a freehand drawing in our apps, for example to make a signature. This will be the first part of three post that will allow you to draw in a freehand way. Lets go! 1) Set up your project. If you don't know how to start maybe it's not your...