Mark Rickert


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Prepending the Default RubyMotion Build Task

UPDATE - I’ve rewritten this article with a more elegant solution.

Thank’s to the helpful Hipbyte team member Watson1978, I was able to figure out how to run tasks before and after build processes in RubyMotion. I’ve ofeen wanted to do...

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One Month Living in a Van

Today marks my 1 month anniversary of living full time in a Roadtrek Class B RV (1998 Roadtrek 190 Popular). I live with all my worldly possessions in about 140 square feet and it’s amazing!

I’ve never felt so free!

Things are definitely...

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Listening to User Feature Requests

I’ve gotten a lot of positive feedback on my new iOS app aloft. One user emailed me and asked if I could make the weather station screen searchable. I told him “no problem, it’ll be in the next version that ships”.

Searchable...

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Why You Should Internationalize Your Apps

This post originally appeared in Issue #20 of the RubyMotion Dispatch weekly newsletter on March 25, 2014

Internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) of your apps are a great way to reach a wider audience. The App Store is a global marketplace,...

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