Going Native

Regular readers of this blog, or a casual reader who has looked at my posts will quickly realize that I am a big fan of hybrid apps. I have written extensively on the various frameworks, Phonegap and Cordova and even...

Ooh! Shiny!

After almost three years running on Jekyll-Bootstrap, and getting the feeling that The Minimum theme wasn’t doing it for me any more, I’ve bit the bullet and switched to a stock Jekyll build. You can see it in my GitHub...

Building A Not Very Successful Product For No Money

Every now and then when a technical person tries Recipe Folder out, I get asked about how the application was built and what it runs on. It is kind of an interesting application in that it has quite a few...

A Quick Dive into React Native

In my last post’s comments, Dave (no other name), suggested that I try (or to be honest try again) React Native. And I thought I would give the whole MobileNativeJavaScript thing one more shot. React Native, in its current form,...

Second thoughts on NativeScript

It’s been 6 months since I wrote First Thoughts on NativeScript and you would think by now with my formidable blogging output I would have written dozens of articles following up on my initial thoughts. Well, as they say the...