Isaac Kearse

isaac@kearse.co.nz
github.com/isaac

15 February 2010 → Remote thumbnails with Imagery

Just a quick heads up to let you know I posted to our new company blog about generating thumbnails remotely with Heroku and Imagery. Check it out here, I’ll be writing more about work related stuff…

07 February 2010 → SafariRSS – HotCocoa Safari RSS Handler

I use Safari as my primary browser and Google Reader (and Byline) for reading feeds. Subscribing to feeds was painful for me for a long time until I discovered Reader Notifier. Reader Notifier will sit in…

01 February 2010 → Packaging A HotCocoa Application

HotCocoa is a thin, idiomatic Ruby layer that sits above Cocoa and other frameworks. HotCocoa used to be included in MacRuby but is now managed as a separate gem. Developing a HotCocoa application with TextMate and…

31 January 2010 → Stopwatch – A HotCocoa Status Bar Timer

At work we use a job management web app called WorkflowMax. This product has a huge array of features but I mostly just use it for tracking the time I spend on client work. It ships…

10 January 2010 → Asynchronous Table Views With MacRuby

Developing the initial UI for BirdWatch was relatively pain-free. After I put aside my fear and distrust of Interface Builder and figured out how everything fitted together with outlets and delegates it all came together quickly….

01 January 2010 → Meet BirdWatch – MacRuby Twitter Search

[UPDATE] If you don’t have the latest MacRuby nightly installed you can download with a version with MacRuby embedded in the app from here: http://github.com/isaac/BirdWatch/downloads. I’ve been following MacRuby with interest for a while and after…