2018-12-09: When I die, I hope they find a picture that...

2018-12-08: “What the Heck is Xcode?” Apple’s development IDE is currently...

2018-12-07: The only Red Sweater t-shirt that has yet been made....

2018-12-07: This is what a free press looks like. d[Image: Screenshot...

2018-12-07: We are booking openings in the @coreint sponsorship schedule for...

2018-12-07: We are booking openings in the @coreint sponsorship schedule for...

2018-12-07: WordPress 5.0 is out. Here’s what to expect if you...

2018-12-03: Fuck you. Pay me. [Image: Picture of a sign in...

2018-12-03: The lesson to be learned from Tumblr’s dramatic shift in...

2018-12-03: Dusting off a nearly completed feature I meant to add...

2018-12-02: Found the right bar. Pedro the Lion cocktail may be...

2018-11-26: I love seeing @ccgus’s Acorn and my MarsEdit in side-by-side...

2018-11-25: I don’t know WHY this isn’t promoted or indexed by...

2018-11-25: I swear I saw Amy Sedaris doing a funny Vanity...

2018-11-25: ‪Spending far too long trying to fix a “linked on...

2018-11-25: Haha! As I was describing my self-meds to the nurse...

2018-11-25: I’ve been sick the past few days and it’s interesting...

2018-11-23: As a vegetarian I am thankful for all the sides....

2018-11-21: If your politicians are “all in” for Trump then they’re...

2018-11-21: Many politicians don’t realize that rejecting Trump early improves their...

2018-11-21: Chuck Grassley is either a liar or suffering from memory...

2018-11-21: Learning a very oldie but a very goodie as I...

2018-11-21: If the Velvet Underground made a song about the Democrats...

2018-11-21: Also, the app I went to war on behalf of...

2018-11-21: I can appreciate the allure of open source, being able...

2018-11-21: Spent the day doing battle against my view-based NSTableView, but...

2018-11-21: My 6yo told me he is learning “A Tisket, a...

2018-11-21: One of the unambiguously great use cases for the Mac...

2018-11-18: This was quite a team. [Image: Screenshot from linked URL...

2018-11-18: It’s cliche to assert that the President of the United...

2018-11-17: Heresy! [Image: Picture from a guitar book with phrase: “Some...

2018-11-16: ‪I made an offhand mistake and referred to the generic...

2018-11-16: “A little greasy” has never been a problem for me....

2018-11-16: ‪I don’t always feel like a great parent, but I...

2018-11-15: Anybody keen to predict the future of Mac App Sandboxing...

2018-11-10: American politics in 40 years, if we last that long,...

2018-11-10: I’ve had Weird Al’s “White and Nerdy” in my head...

2018-11-10: Eight years ago, I wrote for Macworld: “Will the iPad...

2018-11-10: You simply cannot call yourself a Republican with pride unless...

2018-11-10: I spent my whole childhood and much of my adulthood...

2018-11-10: It might surprise some folks to learn I was raised...

2018-11-10: I feel bad for folks who were raised Republican and...

2018-11-09: Spent most of my day diagnosing and fixing a WordPress...

2018-11-08: Looks like we’re dealing with more than a mere basket...

2018-11-08: Congrats @siegel on the release of BBEdit 12.5! www.barebones.com/support/b…

2018-11-08: I wish Xcode supported an OmniFocus-like feature to “Focus” on...

2018-11-08: The strength of the press is in publishing/broadcasting. If you...

2018-11-08: The shamelessness of administration supporters is unbelievable. I can’t believe...

2018-11-07: Something I’m mulling over as I think of Apple’s rumored...

2018-11-07: To celebrate 10 years of Radar #5876646, I just updated...

2018-11-07: GOP Senators should be aware that what Trump did to...

2018-11-07: ‪My dad died eight years ago, but Siri suggests I...

2018-11-06: This is what passes for a good election night in...

2018-11-06: Voter #306 at 10:30am. That makes ~20% turnout. In 2016...

2018-11-05: “I’ll change my name to Amazon Cuomo if that’s what...

2018-11-05: On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, Americans vote to curtail the...

2018-11-05: I think iPad turned a corner last week. I’ve never...

2018-11-03: Serving in the US Military is one of the highest-risk,...

2018-11-03: Serving in the US Military is one of the highest-risk,...

2018-11-03: Our whole family enjoyed Smallfoot. Beautiful art, and positive messages...

2018-11-02: Congrats to @verso for taking the reins on Mac Observer’s...

2018-11-02: I was singing through dinner because I not only got...

2018-11-02: Did I mention my gas was turned back on today?...

2018-11-02: Live life to the fullest. [Images: large uncooked cheese pizza...

2018-11-02: ‪When your pizza dreams are bigger than your pizza life.‬...

2018-11-02: The App Store Connect API looks awesome. Congrats to that...

2018-10-31: The President hates Mexicans. I love Mexicans. Canada, US and...

2018-10-31: Grateful to live in a town and neighborhood where Halloween...

2018-10-31: Any other Mac users just start recently seeing problems with...

2018-10-29: Finally finished Orphan Black. A fun show that jumped many...

2018-10-29: ‪It was like an autumn candy land on the Minuteman...

2018-10-28: Growing up as a white kid in the US in...

2018-10-27: ‪I was a Dodgers fan for most of my childhood....

2018-10-27: ‪I always thought I’d reach and age when “I’d have...

2018-10-27: I just made my first political donation for the 2020...

2018-10-27: You could figure out all the web sites a Safari...

2018-10-27: You could figure out all the web sites a Safari...

2018-10-26: ‪I still suffer the habit of asking “how are you?”...

2018-10-26: Remember when America had a President who could make the...

2018-10-26: Being without gas for almost two weeks, I can empathize...

2018-10-26: I am in awe of Google’s Street View data. Try...

2018-10-25: Let me tell you, appliances are where it’s at.

2018-10-25: I never thought I would be the kind of person...

2018-10-25: I know it’s the universe telling me it was a...

2018-10-25: The coldest winter I ever spent was a fall in...

2018-10-25: Washing machine failed and I think it’s down to worn...

2018-10-24: I missed that World Series Game 1 was happening, which...

2018-10-23: I look forward to the day when Finder and Spotlight...

2018-10-23: Memory lane. [Image: Screenshot of Memory 8.0.1 from Mac OS...

2018-10-22: Remember, Mac and iOS developers: you’re never too experienced to...

2018-10-21: Stellar tacos at Vegan Gorditos. Portland, you get me. [Images:...

2018-10-21: Never struggled so much to choose a veggie jerky. [Image:...

2018-10-21: ‪Out on my run this morning I found a surprisingly...

2018-10-20: ‪Khashoggi’s death is horrifying on the face of it but...

2018-10-19: ‪Holiday Inn. Portland, OR. [image: Picture of a “Swift by...

2018-10-18: ‪Made it to Portland by 11am. Zonked from early flying....

2018-10-18: Suggested catchphrase for the “own your own domain” social networks,...

2018-10-18: I must finally be a Bostoner because I’m rooting for...

2018-10-17: When Americans ranging from dirt poor, through my own demographic,...

2018-10-17: The event will happen when the bagel emoji is perfect,...

2018-10-17: Emoji are pretty expressive, but to satisfy everybody we’re going...

2018-10-17: Burrito is “OK.” It’s wrapped in foil, a necessity. Begs...

2018-10-17: Milk emoji skillfully avoids pandering to “glass half full” or...

2018-10-17: Unsurprisingly, Apple’s avocado is pretty good. Right skin color, green...

2018-10-17: I was there when the Emoji wars began. twitter.com/viticci/s…

2018-10-14: ‪Tonight’s bad mood remedied by Built to Spill’s “Car.” itunes.apple.com/us/album/…‬...

2018-10-13: Getting two oil boilers replaced with gas next week, and...

2018-10-12: What up veg peetz?

2018-10-12: ‪Listening to “Cannonball” by The Breeders makes me young again....

2018-10-12: The single most inspirational thing for conference attendees might be...

2018-10-12: I need a ghost writer for conference talks. Getting up...

2018-10-12: The final installment of my Dark Mode series explains how...

2018-10-11: ‪So… if I were going in to talk with a...

2018-10-11: Heading down to MIT to give a rough preview of...

2018-10-11: Today for my Mac developer friends, a trick for treating...

2018-10-09: “I’ma let you finish” was a Trumpy move.

2018-10-08: A special place in hell for anybody trying to spin...

2018-10-08: Today’s Dark Mode tips have to do with the various...

2018-10-07: Enchilada night! It’s edible.

2018-10-07: Around 10 years ago I started “Dad’s Pizza Night” to...

2018-10-07: Probably the best moment of my weekend was when 6yo...

2018-10-07: I was never as close to my dad as I...

2018-10-07: My wife is away for the weekend with 10yo son,...

2018-10-06: Also good to myself.

2018-10-06: Ruined names for 2018: Brett Bart Georgetown Prep

2018-10-06: I’m a good dad.

2018-10-06: I bought these tickets through a travel site, and maybe...

2018-10-06: In case you thought airline travel wasn’t humiliating enough, United...

2018-10-06: Had one of those days when I did way more...

2018-10-06: It’s scary to be an American if you’re educated enough...

2018-10-06: I was born in 1975. I was raised to resist...

2018-10-05: That time I cleaned my office because Macworld was going...

2018-10-05: ‪Putting aside the alleged assaults, blatant perjury, uncontrolled rage, overt...

2018-10-05: Woot! MarsEdit 4 is once again (first time since beta)...

2018-10-05: Many have noted the security conundrum of granting Full Disk...

2018-10-05: Once my mammoth Dark Mode blog post reached 3000 words,...

2018-10-04: ‪Of course it would be even better if transit apps...

2018-10-04: ‪Do any transit apps feature a “time to press the...

2018-10-04: An old habit from childhood: the first thing I do...

2018-10-04: ‪One important consequence of Terminal being blocked is you can’t,...

2018-10-04: If you’ve updated to macOS Mojave and are annoyed by...

2018-10-03: IMHO there is a National Emergency, and action is required....

2018-10-03: If the President of the United States is allowed unfettered...

2018-10-03: Having shipped several updates to support Dark Mode in macOS...

2018-10-02: Ahhhh, finally got my subtitle in the Mac App Store!...

2018-10-02: I’m not updating Black Ink 1.x for macOS Mojave’s Dark...

2018-10-02: Just released MarsEdit 4.2.1 with support for macOS Mojave’s new...

2018-10-01: ‪I dreamed that Noe Street In San Francisco was a...

2018-09-29: Jeff Flake is on the verge of developing the backbone...

2018-09-28: My wife just said the sweetest thing to me …...

2018-09-28: ‪Self medicating with Built to Spill: “Carry the Zero.” Get...

2018-09-28: The only good thing to come from watching parts of...

2018-09-28: Never forget that anybody who votes to confirm Kavanaugh is...

2018-09-27: Or if not an act, the tears of somebody who...

2018-09-27: As a man who cries when (I think) it’s appropriate,...

2018-09-27: (Pee-Wee Herman voice): “I say we put Blasey Ford on...

2018-09-27: In the words of @TMBG, “if it wasn’t for disappointment,...

2018-09-27: ‪It’s a preview of my old age when I put...

2018-09-27: Hand it to Trump and his sense of TV sensationalism....

2018-09-27: This hearing has made the likely confirmation of Kavanaugh all...

2018-09-27: This hearing has made the likely confirmation of Kavanaugh all...

2018-09-27: ‪GOP insists an FBI investigation cannot “deliver conclusions.” It’s true,...

2018-09-27: I know sexual assault victims have suffered a lot, but...

2018-09-27: This is the weirdest adaptation of “12 Angry Men” I’ve...

2018-09-27: Durbin.

2018-09-27: If I was keeping a calendar to impress and/or emulate...

2018-09-27: I don’t know if Dr. Blasey Ford likes beer, but...

2018-09-27: Last chance to make a run for it before Kamala...

2018-09-27: Do you think he likes beer?

2018-09-27: This keynote sucks!

2018-09-27: A candidate for the Supreme Court blames his interviewers for...

2018-09-27: Some days the NYT puzzle notes are really important to...

2018-09-27: I don’t spend a ton of time on FlexTime, but...

2018-09-27: Three words today for the GOP and their supporters: Sunk...

2018-09-24: Psyched to be featured in several areas of the new...

2018-09-23: (I painted a division of matriarchal vs. patriarchal societies only...

2018-09-23: It’s impossible to ignore that Christine Blasey Ford’s allegations are...

2018-09-23: I had no idea any member of congress was tuned...

2018-09-23: Jesus, Beto O’Rourke is me if I had put my...

2018-09-23: It could have been Obama saying “true to form.” We’re...

2018-09-23: I found this local woman’s patriotic objection to US flag...

2018-09-22: Finally doing my 2017 taxes and reviewing all the Apple-gadget...

2018-09-22: Gassley, Assley, or Grassley. Nobody rides free.

2018-09-21: ‪I can’t believe Cruz was willing to debate Beto. Two...

2018-09-21: Dad’s pizza night! [Photos: bell pepper and mushroom pizza and...

2018-09-21: MarsEdit 4.2 is out, with full support for macOS Mojave...

2018-09-21: An enormous installed base with a diminishing talent pool. I...

2018-09-20: What I like about macOS Mojave is it’s the first...

2018-09-20: My Mac @AppStore submission prominently declared @MarsEdit’s “Dark Mode support...

2018-09-20: My favorite thing about our new Bosch dishwasher is the...

2018-09-19: I definitely agree that a Federal Bro Investigation is in...

2018-09-18: ‪Bona fide torrential downpour timed perfect for my walk to...

2018-09-18: ‪It’s painful to acknowledge that more people will believe Christine...

2018-09-17: Since 1894. [Image: Picture of neon sign reading “Veniero Pasticceria...

2018-09-17: Not vegan. (Una Pizza Napoletana.)

2018-09-17: More San Gennaro. Gotta love a street festival.

2018-09-17: ‪Pink lemonade.‬

2018-09-17: Meditating on Neutral Milk Hotel.

2018-09-17: Republicans are permanently banned from complaining about any delays in...

2018-09-17: Maybe it’s time to give Merrick Garland a shot.

2018-09-17: I did run 6 miles today but the showering is...

2018-09-17: It’s one of those days where finally taking a shower...

2018-09-17: If the GOP keep putting up shitheads for the world’s...

2018-09-17: Wilson!!! ⚽️ [Photos: Picture of the East river with a...

2018-09-17: Part of the magic of Infinite Loop before “the great...

2018-09-17: Dredging up memories of Infinite Loop. I’m somewhat disappointed that...

2018-09-17: Living the Fucking Dream.

2018-09-17: The city that “never sleeps.”

2018-09-16: 92 Ludlow St.

2018-09-16: Vegan enchiladas and a spicy cocktail. [Image:A plate with two...

2018-09-16: Waiting for my table at Jajaja (vegan Mexican!)

2018-09-16: FDNY Engine 9, Ladder 6.

2018-09-16: San Genarro.

2018-09-16: Listening to Elliott Smith in the subway. Practicing for my...

2018-09-16: If my math is right there are currently 50 Republican...

2018-09-16: We saw a shark from the shore last month. Until...

2018-09-16: Think I’m going to try Jajaja in the Lower East...

2018-09-16: (I have become something of an expert in Dark Mode...

2018-09-16: With Dark Mode in macOS Mojave it has been valuable...

2018-09-16: Pulled “pork” with cole slaw and pickles from Terri restaurant...

2018-09-16: All in favor of giving Kamala Harris 8 hours with...

2018-09-16: I believed you, Anita.

2018-09-16: Kavanaugh’s accuser is Christine Blasey Ford. What a brave woman....

2018-09-16: I’ve been trying to figure out who Paul Manafort reminds...

2018-09-16: The lack of editing is both delightful and horrifying. They...

2018-09-16: I have a few quibbles, but this is an amazing...

2018-09-15: I’ve been in this restaurant for 40 minutes and I...

2018-09-15: It’s getting real up in this vegan sushi dinner.

2018-09-15: ‪At my favorite Murray Hill vegan restaurant, Franchia.‬

2018-09-15: ‪Just heard someone scream “now I have to walk!” after...

2018-09-15: I feel like Encino Man, stepping out of the early...

2018-09-15: I don’t listen to a lot of Hip Hop but...

2018-09-14: I’m a huge burrito critic and I acknowledge I can’t...

2018-09-14: ‪Social networks are emotionally charged. I think the boards of...

2018-09-14: ‪I get by‬ ‪With a little help‬ ‪From my‬ ‪Special...

2018-09-14: Arlington Town Night! Get thee to Spy Pond Park for...

2018-09-13: I’ve got a mash-up of Peep and the Big Wide...

2018-09-13: Sorry, I just expect a company that runs a customer...

2018-09-13: I’m pretty sure it’s @ManuscriptTeam (formerly FogBugz), and not the...

2018-09-12: Every year I’m convinced I won’t upgrade my phone, and...

2018-09-12: We’re going to keep telling you how fun empty tabletops...

2018-09-12: How many gift options provide the giver with the sense...

2018-09-12: Apple is going full Macintosh on the Apple Watch. So...

2018-09-12: I’ve been putting off trying the Thread Sanitizer in Xcode....

2018-09-11: Version control nerds: what is the best way to convert...

2018-09-11: I just released MarsEdit 4.1.4, with bug fixes and more...

2018-09-10: Growing up under threat of nuclear annihilation must have been...

2018-09-09: A cool consequence of being texted race results is my...

2018-09-08: I’m not going to win the race. But I’ll finish,...

2018-09-08: In preparation for the race, I ran 6.5 miles, hiked...

2018-09-08: Boston folks looking for something to do tomorrow morning? Join...

2018-09-08: “Superstar athletes are rarely as generous, or as classy, or...

2018-09-08: People caring for people is what it’s all about. twitter.com/diyu_uk/s…...

2018-09-08: Isn’t a fundamental problem of the 25th Amendment that by...

2018-09-08: Am I happy Obama is finally speaking out, mad that...

2018-09-08: When I discover something new and wonderful, I try to...

2018-09-08: I’m kind of mad that I only learned of reggaetón...

2018-09-08: It’s not every week I see a “macOS Development” section...

2018-09-07: Because burned shoes and socks simply do not function as...

2018-09-07: MC Fresh Objections is my hip-hop name. [Image: New York...

2018-09-07: Draft questions from the 2018 IRS 1040 form: ▢ Married...

2018-09-06: ‪I didn’t write the op-ed either.‬

2018-09-06: Kicking Cory Booker out of the US Senate would be...

2018-09-06: ‪When they go low, we inevitably lose.‬

2018-09-06: These unit tests are especially grateful for unicode characters in...

2018-09-06: Xcode is off the hook this time: it happens in...

2018-09-06: Sweating the details. Radar #44182818. [Image: Screenshot of Xcode’s text...

2018-09-06: In 2018, the most obvious answer to “who was the...

2018-09-06: It’s fascinating to imagine preemptive steps The New York Times...

2018-09-05: Interesting find by Paul Kim. The AppleEvent sanbdoxing in macOS...

2018-09-05: Brent Simmons (@brentsimmons) gave me a shot at salvaging what...

2018-09-04: I’m impressed by Apple’s documentation archive, which goes back as...

2018-09-03: Racists burning Nike gear is the best PR the company...

2018-09-03: It’s opportunistic, but at least it’s right. Cheers to Nike...

2018-09-03: Good for John Mulaney and all the other conscientious objectors...

2018-09-03: Here’s a cheat-sheet for other Mac developers who are interested...

2018-09-03: Have any Mac developers gotten a code-based action extension to...

2018-09-01: My 6yo loves the iOS game Rolling Sky, and has...

2018-09-01: As Election Day approaches, all Americans have the opportunity to...

2018-09-01: America HAS been great on several occasions, but more importantly,...

2018-09-01: It’s dragging from the “Thumbnails” in Preview that fails. It...

2018-09-01: Any other Mac developers support file promises but notice that...

2018-08-31: I appreciate Black Pixel’s decision to return NetNewsWire to @brentsimmons....

2018-08-31: (I had been contributing to Evergreen, but this is the...

2018-08-31: 11+ years after acquiring MarsEdit, I’ve just landed my first...

2018-08-31: Huge news from @brentsimmons and Black Pixel: “NetNewsWire Comes Home”!...

2018-08-31: I think Evan Vucci deserves an award for this photo...

2018-08-30: The example I just saw turned out to be an...

2018-08-30: I don’t understand how appfigures is somehow able to download...

2018-08-29: I’m FastScripts’s biggest fan.

2018-08-29: One person’s violence is another person’s justice. Vote. Vote. Vote....

2018-08-28: If you have kids, or know any kids, promise them...

2018-08-28: Beating the heat in Boston.

2018-08-27: It’s raining McCainisms.

2018-08-27: “The tied-and-dyed method.”

2018-08-27: Perusing an old book (The Book of Knowledge, 1926) that...

2018-08-26: Also Truro, MA. (Yup!)

2018-08-26: Truro, MA.

2018-08-26: While I wish more GOP politicians showed the backbone that...

2018-08-24: My new favorite totally made-up, but legitimate because the New...

2018-08-24: I just donated $100 to Beto O’Rourke. I’d rather spend...

2018-08-23: I’ve fixed a lot of bugs. Bugs you wouldn’t understand....

2018-08-22: Uh oh, Democrats are fighting a losing cause.

2018-08-22: If only the people could impeach Congress every two to...

2018-08-22: I will say this about the US Congress: they “Refuse...

2018-08-22: America is a basket of deplorables.

2018-08-22: I’m young-ish again.

2018-08-22: One of those days where I don’t know if spending...

2018-08-22: To understand most runners, recognize that the exercise itself is...

2018-08-21: I no longer have any illusions that Mueller’s investigation, or...

2018-08-18: Google News keeps reverting to an account I never use....

2018-08-17: ‪I just ordered a Bosch dishwasher so now I know...

2018-08-17: Enjoy your Friday as well as you can.

2018-08-17: ‪We have a family game trying to “make each other...

2018-08-17: ‪I know Apple’s machine learning algorithm needs work because I...

2018-08-17: Writers gotta publish, painters gotta show, developers gotta ship. If...

2018-08-17: Siri reminding me to “Release FastScripts” … but I sincerely...

2018-08-17: Oh, I love how Jonathan quoted my tweet literally. Very...

2018-08-17: Sooooo, what are the guidelines around celebrating App Store features...

2018-08-16: Since passing the $1T threshold, Apple’s market cap has continued...

2018-08-16: A virtue of 3rd-party partners (and competitors) is they help...

2018-08-16: Twitter won’t perpetually understand why people use 3rd party apps...

2018-08-16: RIP third-party Twitter apps. #BreakingMyTwitter twitter.com/robjohnso…

2018-08-14: In this post, I offer a strategy for using advanced...

2018-08-14: Just plumbed the dark recesses of my mind to remember...

2018-08-12: Never disparage “the teens” of any generation. They are, were,...

2018-08-12: The President is pretty grumpy about everybody he’s ever hired...

2018-08-11: Great discussion on the latest ATP about Twitter’s complicity in...

2018-08-11: After enjoying the Stoked Pizza food truck many times, I...

2018-08-11: Our Lyft home had a Chihuahua that the driver let...

2018-08-10: Waiting for @pedrothelion … !

2018-08-09: Let’s all donate $200 to Jill Stein to fix this...

2018-08-09: I’m ashamed to say I can be pretty impatient with...

2018-08-09: I’m still on Twitter, but I blog at bitsplitting.org, indiestack.com,...

2018-08-09: Fire up your RSS reader. #BackToBlogging

2018-08-09: My dishwasher broke so now I am a hopeless father....

2018-08-08: Open your windows and breathe that beautiful thunderstorm air, Boston!...

2018-08-08: I’ve been a dad for ten years today. Happy Birthday,...

2018-08-06: ‪I have a blind customer who sent in a screen...

2018-08-06: ‪I don’t know if there is any recovery for the...

2018-08-02: ‪It would be cool if Apple Watch could lock my...

2018-08-02: Missed opportunity for marketing the MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar: www.youtube.com/watch...

2018-08-02: Apple has around 123,000 full-time employees. At a $1T valuation...

2018-08-02: I can give you 1 trillion reasons why respecting consumer...

2018-08-01: I’m about to meet the famous @pbowden for dinner. Ask...

2018-07-30: My biggest fear for macOS Mojave is it will get...

2018-07-29: As a parent who loves his children I am especially...

2018-07-29: I’ve probably spent two full days perfecting the multi-character entry...

2018-07-29: I dreamed I was driving in London and was pulled...

2018-07-28: Hats off to the bug review team at Apple that...

2018-07-28: Just FYI the author of today’s NYT puzzle is NOT...

2018-07-28: I am late to Instagram but I like how they...

2018-07-27: What better wat to cap a 90F day than running...

2018-07-27: A breakthrough moment for a singer/guitarist is learning to play...

2018-07-27: Do you ever feel paralyzed by the sheer number of...

2018-07-27: Slashing my way out of vacation TODO debt, with my...

2018-07-26: Thanks to the Xcode view inspector I just learned that...

2018-07-24: I am pretty impressed with Apple News on the macOS...

2018-07-24: I fear it’s already getting too late to have bugs...

2018-07-24: For you few other Legacy WebKit developers using findFrameNamed:, be...

2018-07-24: This is actually really good news: dragging from Photos now...

2018-07-24: Dragging images from Photos.app on macOS Mojave beta is a...

2018-07-22: If you have any music at all in your heart,...

2018-07-20: One of my favorite Cape Cod pastimes is buying vintage...

2018-07-19: Asking about Trump’s tax returns now is like asking about...

2018-07-18: As confusing as everything is in this chaotic breakdown of...

2018-07-18: A silver lining of our overbuilt American prisons is we’ll...

2018-07-18: Thanks to the magic of internet and Apple TV, we...

2018-07-17: ‪Flash rain has cleared most of the crowd.‬

2018-07-17: Cape Cod baseball. Orleans vs. Yarmouth-Dennis. No nosebleed seats here!...

2018-07-17: I speak on behalf of many Americans when I say...

2018-07-16: Idea for a parenting book: “Being kind to children while...

2018-07-16: With an anti-Russia platform Pence has a real shot at...

2018-07-16: ‪Also trying to up my margarita game.‬

2018-07-16: As a vegetarian, I would benefit. It’s insulting to employees...

2018-07-16: WeWork banned meat from employee meals. It’s incredibly naive to...

2018-07-15: Any beetle ID aficionados?

2018-07-14: Attempted chillaxation.

2018-07-13: Left over enchilada, rice, and egg.

2018-07-12: I never lived in a college dorm, but having a...

2018-07-12: I was bracing for regretting the loss of those Thai...

2018-07-12: I value the few awards I’ve received, but it’s important...

2018-07-12: I value the few awards I’ve received, but it’s important...

2018-07-11: It must be hard to be as smart as Elon...

2018-07-10: If not for that cave rescue the thing that would...

2018-07-10: I should have learned over winter when I lost one...

2018-07-10: I took my shirt off while wearing AirPods (calm down,...

2018-07-10: When your only tool’s a child-sized submarine, every problem looks...

2018-07-10: I’ve spent most of today reviewing Apple’s accessibility support. A...

2018-07-10: Hmph. Nevermind. I can send when logged in from another...

2018-07-10: Have been able to receive, not send, iMessage on my...

2018-07-07: I’m curious what causes an otherwise healthy person, after a...

2018-07-05: Using DNA to confirm a parent probably belongs with a...

2018-07-05: They’re using DNA tests to reunite children with their parents,...

2018-07-05: They’re using DNA tests to reunite children with their parents,...

2018-07-04: Enjoying the weird mutant offspring water balloons that are created...

2018-07-04: Have kiddie pool, will survive 4th of July in Boston....

2018-07-04: Happy Birthday, America. What do you get for the country...

2018-07-01: As America turns towards fascism, I am practicing guitar and...

2018-07-01: ‪Every generation loves to disparage the younger generations. Millennials are...

2018-07-01: ‪I dreamed about a last-leg horse-sharing service called “Ryde 2...

2018-06-30: LimeBikes have come to Arlington, MA!

2018-06-29: ‪Just enjoyed the first episode of Queer Eye season two....

2018-06-29: Airports are famously bleak for vegetarians. Hats off to Gold...

2018-06-28: Craft beer, Chicago pizza and Sorry! At Beermiscuous in Chicago....

2018-06-28: Chicagoland Map of Breweries.

2018-06-28: A fantastic analysis of new Apple Event sandboxing in macOS...

2018-06-28: Being an effective public speaker is 90% preparing for the...

2018-06-28: Buckingham Fountain, Chicago.

2018-06-27: Chicago Pride.

2018-06-27: The left’s big challenge is getting out the vote. So...

2018-06-26: It gives me some hope for harnessing the good in...

2018-06-26: Maybe I’ve just admitted that I’m as horrible as all...

2018-06-26: This is not to excuse people overlooking the travesty of...

2018-06-26: After spending some time in “Trump Country,” I’m ruminating on...

2018-06-24: Mosquitos feasting on a frog.

2018-06-20: I just spent 3 minutes putting laundry into a machine...

2018-06-20: Found in the console: “[Warning] **** We couldn’t find an...

2018-06-20: So far the only shortcoming I’ve run into with Mojave...

2018-06-20: The new markup for screen captures in Mojave is so...

2018-06-20: Let this be a lesson particularly to Republican representatives: if...

2018-06-20: Let this be a lesson particularly to Republican representatives: if...

2018-06-20: Just breathed a huge sigh of relief on behalf of...

2018-06-20: Thank you! Not to Trump, but to everybody who stood...

2018-06-20: Great usability improvement in Mojave: when an app needs access...

2018-06-20: I dreamed I was being interviewed for a job in...

2018-06-20: As a Californian in Massachusetts, I hate the endless sweating...

2018-06-17: What do you get for the dad who has everything?...

2018-06-16: ‪Hail Seitan! Nice to try Bartleby’s Seitan Stand, making a...

2018-06-16: ‪I dreamed last night I went to WWDC in Mexico...

2018-06-15: The water’s fine … a little dark, but fine …...

2018-06-15: macOS Mojave. I’m goin’ in…

2018-06-14: Here’s where Objective-C’s verbosity shines :) Global search for any...

2018-06-13: Ooh I just noticed app termination is back to “normal”...

2018-06-13: I worked on Black Ink today because I’m my own...

2018-06-13: Success hides problems.

2018-06-13: Got cocky and let this one stick to the peel....

2018-06-12: If you’re confused by Xcode 10’s “Build Timing Summary” listing...

2018-06-11: International House of Questions.

2018-06-10: Is anybody else hoping Kim Jong Un offers Trump an...

2018-06-09: I think they used enough cement on our fence posts....

2018-06-09: ‪My whole town is alive with outdoor music performances today....

2018-06-09: ‪You can say e.g. “Wikipedia Thursday” to get information about...

2018-06-08: I can imagine the complexity around disambiguating requests and ensuring...

2018-06-08: Here’s an article that sheds a lot of light on...

2018-06-08: The new Siri Custom Intents are so impressive and seem...

2018-06-06: Is there some way I can make a lot of...

2018-06-04: (I’m already impressed by all the hard work she does,...

2018-06-04: My 94-year-old neighbor spent 3 days tearing up her yard...

2018-06-04: Support for BitBucket and GitLab from Xcode. Eeeeenteresting timing. :)...

2018-06-04: Lots of little improvements to Xcode 10. See the release...

2018-06-04: Apple beta downloads are “finally” live! developer.apple.com/download/

2018-06-04: Thanks to everybody at Apple who has worked all year...

2018-06-04: I speculated that “Marzipan” or whatever would need to be...

2018-06-04: Yeah booyyyyyyeeeee. @bradellis

2018-06-04: Oooh, iOS style screenshot markup on the Mac!

2018-06-04: Does anybody actually pronounce Mojave correctly? This is gonna be...

2018-06-04: Julz sets a new standard for “walking and talking” during...

2018-06-04: Lots of great-seeming iterative improvements announced so far. Nothing earth-shattering,...

2018-06-04: Memoji are a greater contribution to society than Google Duplex....

2018-06-04: Kids: “Shit.”

2018-06-04: I guess a company full of people obsessed with their...

2018-06-04: Static Siri shortcuts sound like “a pretty sweet solution.”

2018-06-04: What if Microsoft’s first GitHub change were to open-source the...

2018-06-02: I don’t know what causes the mottled cheese effect sometimes,...

2018-06-01: It’s a steamy night in Boston, but I’m always cool...

2018-06-01: I think most parents would agree that being forcibly separated...

2018-06-01: Keeping parents with their children, or in worst-case scenarios, painstakingly...

2018-06-01: I thought I might release @MarsEdit 4.1 this week, but...

2018-05-31: My response to a 2-star review led to the customer...

2018-05-31: The equivalent of caveman debugging for Auto Layout: just delete...

2018-05-29: Woo! Congrats @ccgus on the launch of Retrobatch 1.0 for...

2018-05-28: Apparently I post about “Lake Charles” every two years!

2018-05-28: I am so enamored by the poetry of song lyrics....

2018-05-28: Boston’s version of the Paris balcony baby rescue hero.

2018-05-28: Is it just me or does Subtropical Storm Alberto look...

2018-05-26: Oh, Apple.

2018-05-26: Wow, Ireland’s 8th Amendment was even less popular than Trump....

2018-05-26: I wonder if I’m the only atheist loudly singing Neutral...

2018-05-26: If you have kids, you will wake with them, whenever...

2018-05-25: Toppings tonight.

2018-05-25: It’s even better having avoided any pop culture knowledge about...

2018-05-25: It took me a long time to get around to...

2018-05-25: Most programmers will spend a whole day writing code to...

2018-05-24: I planted blueberries a few years ago and am finally...

2018-05-24: Several lyrics to this song haunt me at various times....

2018-05-24: “New Girl” by The Long Winters is carried by its...

2018-05-24: Total coincidence that @scotty is republishing NSConference videos, and published...

2018-05-24: Looking back at my 2011 NSConference talk about customer support:...

2018-05-21: Age is an illusion. My wife bought me a ukulele...

2018-05-21: I’m 43 today, which is awesome an age this year...

2018-05-21: I still miss California Mexican food sorely, but in the...

2018-05-21: I hope for your sake that you never have cause...

2018-05-21: Two more weeks of using Xcode 9.

2018-05-20: Apple’s Photo Booth app is a weird time capsule of...

2018-05-19: Love this new Pedro the Lion shirt!

2018-05-18: You won’t be surprised to hear that handling users’ images...

2018-05-18: “I’m not somebody that can sit around just being frustrated...

2018-05-18: We’ve been watching BBC’s “Big Dreams, Small Spaces.” A quote...

2018-05-17: As a white American, when I hear people speaking Spanish...

2018-05-16: More image-handling goodness coming to @MarsEdit 4.1. At long last...

2018-05-15: ‘Sup, northeast? (Via maps.darksky.net).

2018-05-13: Went canoeing on the Charles for Mother’s Day. Saw Canada...

2018-05-13: The most gratifying experience as a parent, so far, is...

2018-05-12: Should an app like MarsEdit preserve colorspace information in images,...

2018-05-12: Working on a cool new option for @MarsEdit 4.1 that...

2018-05-11: My kids love me again.

2018-05-10: I’ve lived a life of privilege as a White American...

2018-05-10: In contrast to immigrants getting “English” names, my surname came...

2018-05-10: Makes me wonder if any existing clients are like “Oh,...

2018-05-10: Doug Martsch’s (of Built to Spill) solo album is one...

2018-05-10: I’m not scared of the dentist anymore, because they always...

2018-05-10: My Klout score is none of your damned business!

2018-05-10: I hope to see some of you Boston-area iOS and...

2018-05-10: Apple is on course to become the world’s first $1...

2018-05-09: Apple’s annual consideration, over the space of a few weeks,...

2018-05-09: Among my many anxieties about phone calls are not understanding...

2018-05-09: One thing I’ve learned since discovering you can use AirPods...

2018-05-09: On computers being empathetic: “The Amigas came closest, but even...

2018-05-09: “It’s fascinating that even the content of this article I’m...

2018-05-09: The essay I wrote for @ismh about my early exposure...

2018-05-07: I wrote on Indie Stack about my hope that Swift...

2018-05-06: I think growing up in the 1980’s in the US,...

2018-05-06: We ended up talking about where the expression came from,...

2018-05-06: Today I inadvertently said “What you talking about Willis?” to...

2018-05-06: Ever spot a problem at work and try to convince...

2018-05-06: I think “Recreational Marijuana” was one of the P.E. electives...

2018-05-06: Cool new feature in @microdotblog to migrate an Instagram archive...

2018-05-06: 6yo: “What’s oriental women mean?” Pulls up a chair

2018-05-05: My 6yo knows the lyrics to two versions of Barnes...

2018-05-05: About Trump’s NRA speech: are there any laws against a...

2018-05-05: Warren Buffett is 87 years old, and still working as...

2018-05-05: Crane Castle.

2018-05-05: Wax Giuliani, wax Giulioffi.

2018-05-04: This is what we used to do, kids. I also...

2018-05-04: When I was, I don’t know 9? my older son’s...

2018-05-04: All my parenting ambitions were fulfilled by sneaking Aha’s “Take...

2018-05-03: Nice job, Apple Watch team. “Apple Watch credited with saving...

2018-05-02: On Indie Stack: the surprisingly complicated path I took in...

2018-05-02: I thought I might have better luck differentiating by “BU”...

2018-05-02: Siri better get this right before Phil Schiller visits his...

2018-04-29: My kids are into “Beyblades” and I have two thoughts:...

2018-04-29: Veggie burger night. @beyondmeat burger FTW!

2018-04-28: Currently working on wrapping CGImageSource with a class that will...

2018-04-27: As I get older and more experienced, impostor syndrome fades....

2018-04-27: Over the past 10 years, while everybody else focused on...

2018-04-27: The main takeaway for Mac development in 2018: nobody knows...

2018-04-27: I’m noticing more interest in Mac development among developer peers...

2018-04-27: We are so lucky to have sponsors on our show...

2018-04-26: Language preferences are so personal. My dad developed C++ compilers,...

2018-04-26: Swift is a really good language.

2018-04-26: Think I can get rid of this method by now...

2018-04-26: About those “native” Electron apps.

2018-04-26: Using this handsome guy (@zorn) to test MarsEdit’s handling of...

2018-04-25: As long as people benefit from and demand native desktop...

2018-04-25: Ala Upton Sinclair: “It is difficult for a person to...

2018-04-25: I love programming.

2018-04-25: If Hank Azaria has to stop playing Apu then the...

2018-04-24: Once you see Euron Greyjoy as Jeff Tweedy there’s no...

2018-04-23: A very confusing continuous integration failure, finally traced to two...

2018-04-23: I called three real people on a telephone today. Where’s...

2018-04-23: “This news leaves me more cautiously optimistic about Tumblr than...

2018-04-23: Happy “Back to School” / “Get Irrationally Angry at Kids...

2018-04-20: Fascinating installation at the Brooklyn Museum: “Youth Museum Protest.”

2018-04-20: I wrote a story for @ismh about my earliest exposure...

2018-04-18: A special place in hell for the supermarket checker who...

2018-04-17: Can always use another Pedro the Lion shirt. I also...

2018-04-16: There should be some kind of prize for lawyers who...

2018-04-16: Hats off to the USPS worker who made my mom’s...

2018-04-14: A bug in macOS 10.13 renders apps “frozen” to keyboard...

2018-04-13: What Mueller knows cannot be fired.

2018-04-13: No Trump, no KKK, no fascist USA. (credit @mdcpunk)

2018-04-13: Fall back.

2018-04-13: It’s t-shirt weather in Boston!

2018-04-13: “Who’re the real patriots? The Archie Bunker slobs waving flags?...

2018-04-12: Heading to @CocoaBoston in a few. Hope to see some...

2018-04-12: Discovered a nuanced problem where I was trying to fulfill...

2018-04-12: Seems that any effort to receive files from e.g. Photos...

2018-04-12: Does anybody have a working example of “NSFilePromiseReceive.receivePromisedFiles” on macOS...

2018-04-12: Congratulations to @manton on the launch of Wavelength for Micro.blog!...

2018-04-12: While I can’t give Fujitsu the highest marks for their...

2018-04-12: Oops, except it too is 32-bit only. Oh well, I’ll...

2018-04-12: Turns out there’s a separate version of the app for...

2018-04-12: Err, at least that is the idea.

2018-04-12: Amazingly, I have to update to the latest version by...

2018-04-12: Thanks to the 32-bit warning in macOS 10.13.4, I learned...

2018-04-11: Also, few things feel better as a kid than buying...

2018-04-11: I just bought my mom a MacBook Pro with a...

2018-04-11: Just recorded a @coreint with @manton about a major new...

2018-04-08: If Cheeto leads America into authoritarian disorder, at least social...

2018-04-08: Trump finally speaking against Putin proves at last that there’s...

2018-04-08: Scott Pruitt destroying the EPA from within is less newsworthy...

2018-04-08: Spent part of dinner listening to Johnny Cash, explaining to...

2018-04-08: Condolences to friends and family of Todd Brassner, who was...

2018-04-08: Sorry to keep harping on this, but more and more...

2018-04-08: Who among us has impure thoughts when they read this...

2018-04-07: The difference in keyboard feel is on my repaired MacBook...

2018-04-07: So, adding to complexity of the debate about the merits...

2018-04-07: My replacement MacBook Pro keyboard is noticeably better than the...

2018-04-07: On @indiestack, I write about extending Swift’s Optional type for...

2018-04-06: Thank you, thank you, thank you, Apple. I hope my...

2018-04-06: It’s Friday!

2018-04-06: Listening to @pedrothelion in anticipation of summer tour in Boston....

2018-04-06: Hats off to El Cheeto. It’s not ever President who...

2018-04-06: I dictated “Game of Thrones S6” to Apple TV, and...

2018-04-06: I’m about one and a half beers away from singing...

2018-04-06: Chat from a Slack has left me forlorn that I...

2018-04-06: Here’s a nuanced method of using Swift capture lists to...

2018-04-06: Rant over. Time to make the donuts.

2018-04-06: (And other developers like me, of course!)

2018-04-06: √ Great app. √ Mac exclusive. √ Rabid fanbase. √...

2018-04-06: I thought for a long time that it was a...

2018-04-06: A person looking for blogging apps might think that the...

2018-04-06: It has been 5 months since MarsEdit 4 was released!...

2018-04-05: I like three things right away about @SwiftIslandNL: it’s Dutch,...

2018-04-05: I’m excited to share a beta of Black Ink 2...

2018-04-04: There’s an amazing roundup of desktop blogging apps, circa 2002,...

2018-04-04: How is it not legally required that smoke detectors that...

2018-04-02: The weird little Whole Foods at their Alewife regional offices...

2018-04-01: Crossword puzzles rarely have circled squares, but when they do,...

2018-03-31: Retweet if your wife ever said you should stop tweeting...

2018-03-31: Think of the nice things you do for people, without...

2018-03-31: I’m in love with the shape of you. I’m in...

2018-03-31: Want to feel positive about America? Every high school has...

2018-03-31: Hope my kids don’t follow me on social media. My...

2018-03-31: Some Boston news headlines read like poetic entrees.

2018-03-31: “Roseanne” may taste like pumpkin pie, but I’d never know...

2018-03-31: I like to unwind by optimizing crossword drawing. (Finesse circle...

2018-03-31: Phone. 25 Cents.

2018-03-30: I went for a run, as I always do. I...

2018-03-30: Tonight at dinner we chatted with boys (6 and 9)...

2018-03-30: “Just being around you offers me another form of relief.”...

2018-03-29: This confirms that Swift-based Mac apps cannot safely provide QuickLook...

2018-03-29: I think it’s officially impossible to offload QuickLook plugin to...

2018-03-29: … unfortunately my efforts to get an NSXPCConnection established from...

2018-03-29: Any Mac developers have experience manually launching an XPC service...

2018-03-28: Today at 5:30PM I’m thinking … why the hell did...

2018-03-28: Last night at about 11PM I got really excited about...

2018-03-28: Apple’s education announcements and struggle to gain an edge in...

2018-03-27: Mmmmm. Donut charts.

2018-03-27: It makes sense that Apple would hold its education event...

2018-03-25: Maybe it says something about my personality, but I’m more...

2018-03-24: We need one major rally topic for each of the...

2018-03-24: “The computer revolution seems endless.” timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmach…

2018-03-23: Dadsplained the difference between rock steady, reggae, ska, and ska...

2018-03-23: I ordered a pizza online and the email suggested I...

2018-03-23: If you’re an indie developer who’s lapsed on @coreint, check...

2018-03-23: Trying to be more positive in a world of downers....

2018-03-23: OK! Republished “Swift Integration Traps”, now with an update clarifying...

2018-03-23: On @indiestack, I talk about some remaining pitfalls, particularly for...

2018-03-22: Coming soon to Netflix? “Mac Eye”: a crew of highly...

2018-03-21: I am going to tentatively endorse NSCollectionView’s “Flow” layout for...

2018-03-21: It didn’t occur to me until today that the AirPods...

2018-03-20: Hah! My 2014 MBP return key is acting up. I...

2018-03-19: “Debugging Collection View” – 2018, Daniel Jalkut.

2018-03-19: It’s been a while I’ve spoken at any conferences. I’m...

2018-03-19: If the second language is French, it’s for cleaning your...

2018-03-18: Had a better-than-expected time at the Boston Children’s Museum, moderated...

2018-03-18: Last night’s @nbcsnl was better than usual, thanks in no...

2018-03-17: At my most optimistic I really think I can achieve...

2018-03-17: If you are depressed or overwhelmed, you’re far from alone....

2018-03-17: Amazing St. Patrick’s Day Irish music performance by Shannon and...

2018-03-16: Trump’s giant “fuck you” to every career government employee. www.buzzfeed.com/chrisgeid…...

2018-03-16: So that’s how it’s gonna be.

2018-03-16: Yikes, ran into my first really big ObjectiveC -> Swift...

2018-03-15: I like learning a song through a friend’s cover of...

2018-03-15: Operation Ivy were philosophical. Very Buddhist: “I know things are...

2018-03-15: “The Woodwright’s Shop” is one of the weirdest PBS shows...

2018-03-14: You know there’s always a Stormy before the calm.

2018-03-14: “Guys it looks like the American public might finally be...

2018-03-14: Stormy Daniels is my Hulk name.

2018-03-14: Just dismantled and cleaned out the pump and filter in...

2018-03-14: I clicked a horrible Twitter account and saw that somebody...

2018-03-14: Turns out to be a lot more than a basket...

2018-03-13: Watching “London Spy” and it is way weirder than I...

2018-03-13: Surrounding himself with the “best people.”

2018-03-13: Commit to an exercise regimen and stick to it!

2018-03-12: I haven’t shaved for a long time.

2018-03-11: “Gentlemen will please refrain from approaching ladies.”

2018-03-11: Wow, @bareburger really doubled down on veggie burgers! www.livekindly.co/vegan-bey…

2018-03-11: Vegan “cheesesteak” at @terrirestaurant in NYC.

2018-03-11: Hot tip: don’t name your company “Just” anything.

2018-03-10: Some of my favorite moments as an American are when...

2018-03-10: I jogged through Central Park and saw a man, I...

2018-03-10: SF burritos ranked: Cancun Farolito Castillito Papalote … Del Taco...

2018-03-09: If you like cool shirts from cool bands, now’s the...

2018-03-09: Something nice to say about the late-2016 MBP: it’s way...

2018-03-09: I’m using my old 2014 MBP while I consider my...

2018-03-08: Me at Apple in a System 7.5 team sweatshirt, 23...

2018-03-08: The sun is coming out in Boston, so make your...

2018-03-07: If I were interviewing for tech positions, I’d simply ask...

2018-03-06: Trump doesn’t impress me much, but I’m in awe of...

2018-03-06: I also will not cooperate and you can arrest me,...

2018-03-04: I like the Oscars because it’s a show about people...

2018-03-04: I don’t know whether to chastise Americans for being silent...

2018-03-03: Sometimes I’m a pretty fancy hobo.

2018-03-03: For a region as prone to unrelenting acts of “god,”...

2018-03-03: “Our values are not for sale” is the gift @Delta...

2018-03-02: Happy Friday.

2018-03-02: Night of wind, rain, and sirens here in Arlington. Be...

2018-03-02: Daddy tried.

2018-03-02: Script Debugger 7 is out! Amazing that @latenightsw still dominates...

2018-03-02: “Infinite Loop” was a poor choice from the start. In...

2018-03-02: “Penguin super-colony spotted from space” is probably the best headline...

2018-03-02: We’re having “hope our house stays standing” weather in the...

2018-03-02: I missed @marcoarment on @atpfm, but a female voice in...

2018-03-01: Folks, this is a pretty big deal: the people who...

2018-02-28: A great @roderickon show “this week.” Uncommon political analysis that...

2018-02-28: Switching back to a 2014 MacBook Pro while I send...

2018-02-27: Do you use Mac or iOS networking APIs? @justkwin is...

2018-02-27: Reckless disdain for actual school safety is consistent with GOP...

2018-02-27: I believe in public schools, but if my kids’ teachers...

2018-02-26: Can you make out the brilliant subliminal message embedded in...

2018-02-26: Just discovered my voicemail has been “full” for probably 8...

2018-02-26: ID ✈️ EGO.

2018-02-25: The new “Queer Eye” is so good!

2018-02-24: Scroll the Apple home page and watch the HomePod as...

2018-02-24: If you’re an Amazon Prime member, their credit card now...

2018-02-23: It would be my greatest honor to go out of...

2018-02-23: Fun fact about iPhone X: if you leave it unplugged...

2018-02-22: I measure a programming challenge by how often my Mac...

2018-02-22: Arm the teachers? They are as excited about learning to...

2018-02-21: I went from despairing all civilization with the “sandwich” boys,...

2018-02-21: The only reason I am a free man who can...

2018-02-21: Today I overheard some boys’ sexist “make me a sandwich”...

2018-02-21: After 30 years of Spanish, and only recently (finally!) finding...

2018-02-21: And some are not a direct sound-alike, but create an...

2018-02-21: I am kind of obsessing on learning Dutch with Duolingo....

2018-02-21: If your first thought upon hearing about 17 slain children...

2018-02-21: I notice my kids making obscure references to their culture,...

2018-02-20: It’s surprising that vegans, vegetarians, and people who love their...

2018-02-20: Road trips are opportunity to gauge kids’ music interests, or...

2018-02-20: We have such illogical, spite-driven commenters on our liberal oasis...

2018-02-20: Had a customer support rep confirm the spelling of my...

2018-02-20: Never forget that if it wasn’t for Russia we’d have...

2018-02-19: I must have watched “Silver Spoons” a million times as...

2018-02-18: Going out on a limb here, but if I were...

2018-02-18: Listening to @aimeemann’s “Mental Illness” more than ever. Felt like...

2018-02-17: Want Nintendo Switch controllers replaced under warranty. Spoiled by Apple...

2018-02-17: I had a case on my iPhone X to make...

2018-02-17: I stopped using @Duolingo because I felt I had used...

2018-02-17: Something else I’m missing on the HomePod is the ability...

2018-02-16: I only really know how to play and sing one...

2018-02-16: Forget about rock-star performances, the #1 virtue of an excellent...

2018-02-15: My HomePod complaints are fewer after updating to watchOS 4.2.2....

2018-02-15: My review of Apple’s HomePod focuses on one of its...

2018-02-15: Fancy new Finder-integrated Git client from @drmilke. Appropriately named GitFinder:...

2018-02-13: I think I’m going to have to turn off Siri...

2018-02-13: Did you know Xcode Playgrounds offer built-in graphs of numeric...

2018-02-11: HomePod’s voice recognition is amazing, but possibly too good. It...

2018-02-10: Been playing more guitar since my wife bought me one...

2018-02-10: I watched the 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremonies, and couldn’t...

2018-02-10: We’re enjoying having the HomePod in family space, but until...

2018-02-10: Plugged the HomePod in and the kids immediately delighted in...

2018-02-10: “Hour of Code” is a thing you can introduce to...

2018-02-09: I wonder if HomePod will be the Retina of home...

2018-02-09: Trying the new “bots” chat feature of Duolingo. You can...

2018-02-08: Heading out to @cocoaboston at MIT. See some of you...

2018-02-07: Mixing it up tonight with pepperoni and basil. Vegetarian pepperoni....

2018-02-04: Sell the New England Patriots to a real New England...

2018-02-04: My favorite Justin Timberlake song is “Give it on up...

2018-02-04: Some days, the New York Times throws nerds a bone....

2018-02-03: “In the face of the people who know they’re gonna...

2018-02-03: I am ashamed I didn’t know Kyrgyzstan existed until today....

2018-02-03: Had a scare a few weeks ago where I thought...

2018-02-03: If you want to feel inspired about the world, just...

2018-02-03: I’m often fascinated by how libraries discard books. This book...

2018-02-03: So impressed by our elementary school’s International Festival. Such a...

2018-02-03: OK vinyl is charming but there is no excuse for...

2018-02-03: The release of Nunes memo is comparable to a guy...

2018-02-03: Unless these are the names of Republican congresspersons, I’m not...

2018-02-03: If you check more than one social network regularly, thank...

2018-02-03: When you’re a tired dad who has a rare opportunity...

2018-02-03: I am privately and semi-privately reminded that Apple still loves...

2018-02-02: When I joined Apple, good-hearted folks were hanging passionately to...

2018-02-02: We’re finally watching “The Crown.” It’s fascinating. I’m impressed by...

2018-02-02: On behalf of all Americans who are too busy to...

2018-02-02: We’re a little old-fashioned and sit down as a family...

2018-02-02: Pizze due.

2018-02-02: The No-news Memo seems to be enjoying the disinfecting rays...

2018-02-02: I realized recently I can reproduce music I know pretty...

2018-02-02: Everybody’s busy, so there’s no need to say it. Challenge...

2018-01-26: I think Apple should eliminate Xcode Playgrounds and adapt iOS...

2018-01-01: I’m optimistic that 2018 will bring a revitalization of user-owned...

2017-12-25: I’m here for my filthy Christmas lucre pin!

2017-12-20: They’re coming … twitter.com/swissmiss…

2017-12-19: You can tell @Manton doesn’t use Swift because the Micro.blog...

2017-11-27: Testing Something from MarsEdit Hello!

2017-10-26: Recording Core Intuition 302 with @manton.

2017-10-13: I’ve been less active here than I wished I would...

2017-08-04: Recording a new Core Intuition with @Manton…

2017-04-29: Episode 280 of Core Intuition: “You Have a User base.”...

2017-04-24: Off to start my second year of service as an...

2017-04-24: Congratulations, @manton on the launch of the Micro.blog beta!

2017-03-23: Just brushing off my micro.blog. Discovered the “Pins” section whichi...

2015-09-01: Hi Manton! Posting from iOS Snippets!

2015-07-24: @manton can I reference people Twitter style?

2015-07-24: What if I do a huge edit from MarsEdit? Also...

2015-07-24: Updating my snippets from MarsEdit, naturally.

2015-07-24: Checking out my snippets