I noticed that when I ran WebcomiX on Android, backgrounded it and then came back to it later, sometimes the Faves screen would be blank and sometimes it would appear to go through the whole launch procedure. I just assumed it had been unloaded from memory and was just starting up again.Then one day while […]
I had noticed that the advert on the Favourites screen had disappeared on my android phone. I spent a good day trying to fix it and I was most annoyed when I found out what the issue was. Looking through the debug logging I had added, it started to display the ad but never finished. […]
If you are writing an app then you want some sort of reporting and diagnostics functionality that you can use to monitor your apps. Can I suggest the App Center by Microsoft. You create an account, add your apps and then just add a Nuget to your projects. It is as simple as that. Call […]
It is a buzzword that has been around for ages now, and when I first heard it I thought it was more hassle than it was worth. That was because management had decided to introduce it into an already established project. That doesn’t work. It is better to start to implement it when a project […]
Is “symbolicating” really a word? Apple seem to think so. When you get a crash log back form them they have removed all the symbols (names of your classes and methods) and replaced them with numbers. To find out where your app crashed, you have to replace the numbers with their original symbols. They give […]
It has taken a couple of months but I clicked the publish buttons on iOS and Android yesterday and … it turns out there was an #IFDEF DEBUG section that I had forgotten about. So, Apple politely informed me it wasn’t working and a quick rummage through the crash log told me why. Resubmitted it […]
So, new website. Went for WordPress in the end. Not sure that is wise as it seems to be written in PHP, the one language I swore would never sully my CV. Still, I have got something up and running n an hour, so that’s good.