I thought I knew all the Interface Builder tips and tricks but I found quite a few gems on this Code Sherif page. See below for just a sample of what’s available.
Size to fit content:
Holding option key to view distance from another view’s edges
Editor -> Embed In View, Unembed
Move a view that isn’t in the front
Joshua Topolsky reporting via The Verge, on the Facebook Acquisition of Oculus
Somewhere nearby, you hear music. You like the beat —a strong four-four with an undulating series of power chords atop. It sounds like something your parents used to listen to, one of the classics like Katy Perry. A Spotify logo materializes in your HUD displaying the track name and artist. Good thing you connected your account. Suddenly your Facesuit vibrates across the shoulders — a message is incoming
Jim Wicks on The Verge, discussing the new Moto 360 smart watch
And you sit there and you think about making it a little bit thinner, or a little bit bigger, a little bit heavier — you work for all those things and you still get that kind of feeling. And then finally we realized we’re not going to break through that ceiling, even with our peers, if we can’t get out of the ‘eh’ zone
This does make me wonder, has the trend we’ve been seeing in the last 5 years of larger and larger watch faces been a subtle preparation for the smart watch?
Flying the world’s fastest plane: Behind the stick of the SR-71
We’d refuel twice just to get up there. You would get a couple of sunsets and sunrises, because at those northern latitudes often you would see day to night, and then a terminator line, almost like a black velvet curtain where you can see how it’s light on this side, and dark on the other side. It’s the most amazing thing you can imagine to see that
So much gold in this interview for one of the most well known jets in avionics. The best thing I love was that it was never weaponized and was used purely for reconnaissance, designed for just pure speed with absolutely no defensive or offensive capabilities at all.
If a missile was ever locked on, it would just outrun it!
via SB Nation
A list of famous tech acquisitions and the cost per user paid.
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"No muse was identified with the visual arts of painting and sculpture. In ancient Greece sculptors and painters were held in low regard, somewhere between freemen and slaves, their work regarded as mere manual labour."