Stuart Breckenridge

The personal blog of Stuart Breckenridge

Recently, on

238. Made With ARKit

237. European Parliament Committee Recommends End-to-End Encryption For All Electronic Communications

236. iTunes UK Pricing of Modern Family Season 8

235. FeedPress Adds Experimental JSON Feed Support

234. Apple's Lower Priorities

233. Feedly Responses to JSON Feed Questions

232. Reducing Bundle Size and Improving Extension Performance

231. JSON Feed

230. An Unexpected Win

229. Apple Maps Transit Directions Now Available in Singapore

228. Selling My Late 2013 iMac


226. Scorpio

225. New Mac Pro, Pro Display, and Pro iMacs

224. Introducing The FFI List v2

223. Twitter Considering Paid Tier

222. Overcast 3

221. Lyft Availability in Singapore

220. H.R.861

219. WWDC 2017 Announced (Already)

218. Yahoo's 2013 Data Breach Expanded to 2015 and 2016

217. FATCA Packets

216. Solids for Mac

215. Thoughts on Webfont Subscriptions

214. Wikipedia Bans Daily Mail as Unreliable Source

213. Circles.Life

212. App Updates: v1.4 of Baby Feeds and v1.3.7 of FFI List

211. App Update: FFI List v1.3.6

210. STAR WARS Run: Singapore

209. Jiminy: Trump's First Two Days of February

208. Apple to Manufacture iPhones in India

207. Quebec Response to Hate: More Tolerance

206. App Update: FFI List v1.3.5

205. App Store Reviews in iOS 10.3

204. Socratic

203. The AMP Experiment

202. App Store Shatters Records on New Year’s Day

201. Twitter Retiring Lead Generation Card

200. AirPods are a Run Away Success

199. App Transport Security Requirements Delayed

198. RealDonaldContext

197. Super Mario Run Out Now

196. Yahoo Confirms Security Breach of 1 Billion Accounts

195. AirPods Now Available to Order

194. Super Mario Run Will Require an Internet Connection

193. European Commission to Remove Roaming Charges from 2017

192. Donald Trump is Time's Person of the Year

191. Microsoft Announce Windows 10 for ARM Processors

190. Three Questions Before Any Meeting

189. The Outline Hurts My Eyes

188. Xcode Storyboard and Same Named Files with Different Targets

187. Graphics Glitches on the New MacBook Pros

186. HSBC Now Accepts Apple Pay in Singapore

185. Netflix Now Allows Downloads

184. A MacBook I Own Will Soon Be Obsolete

183. The Guardian Goes HTTPS Only

182. Millions Didn't Vote Illegally

181. An Update on How to Follow This Blog

180. iCloud Calendar Spam Follow Up

179. Mini Metro Review

178. MacStories Black Friday Deal Tracker

177. Spam iCloud Calendar Invitations

176. FIFA's Investigation into the Display of Poppies

175. The Trials of Life

174. Settled for a Fraction

173. Squarespace Finally Adds SSL to Websites

172. App Store Clean Up Continues Apace

171. Designed by Apple in California

170. Visual Studio for Mac

169. The Influence of Facebook

168. Fascism: I Sometimes Fear...

167. Reversing Progress

166. Completion Handlers vs. Delegation with URLSession

165. All of Donald Trump's Lies Catalogued

164. U.S. Election Coverage: NYT & The Guardian

163. My Static Website Workflow on iOS

162. Apple Planning on Reducing Apple Music Price?

161. MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late 2016, Two Thunderbolt 3 Ports) Review

160. Microsoft Surface Studio

159. Magic Toolbar Appears in macOS Sierra 10.12.1

158. Website Updates

157. No New iMac at October 27th Event?

156. Magic Toolbar: Switching Between Functions

155. Hello Again

154. The Grand Tour: Teaser Trailer

153. No Evidence Required

152. App Update: FFI List v1.3.2

151. Apple Software Cycles

150. S/MIME Configuration in macOS Sierra

149. iPhone 7 at the Singapore F1 Grand Prix

148. The Grand Tour: Starts 18th November

147. AssistiveTouch in Asia

146. New Instagram Profile

145. Losing the 3.5mm Headphone Jack

144. Dropbox' Dirty Little Security Hack

143. iPhone 7 Prices

142. On the State of U.K. Broadband Infrastructure

141. Science Explains The Greatness of Pizza

140. Auditing My Apps for the App Store Cleanup

139. Apple Hiking iPhone 7 Orders Due to Samsung Recall

138. My Backup Strategy

137. USPS Releasing Stamps to Celebrate Fifty Years of Star Trek

136. Keeping Jekyll Build Times Down While Minifying Files

135. App Store Improvements

134. 2TB iCloud Storage Now Available

133. See You on the 7th

132. Removing Over the Air Updates from The FFI List

131. Full Dualshock 4 Functionality Coming to the Mac and PC

130. Vesper Discontinued

129. Host Migration

128. Improve Boot Camp Gaming Performance with an External SSD

127. My Desk at Home

126. Buddybuild Pricing Announced

125. Style Sample

124. How to Avoid Flash on the BBC Website

123. iPhone 7: Are the Secondary Speaker Holes Cosmetic?

122. The Collatz Conjecture

121. Adding San Francisco Mono to Font Book

120. Office Fonts from H&Co

119. Doing the two-step: Switching to Apple’s two-factor authentication

118. Auto-generating Quick Help Text with Xcode 8

117. Shoehorning 3D Touch onto the Home Screen

116. Bug Report: Core Data Generated Files Not Found by Xcode 8

115. The FFI List: In-App Subscription

114. The Measurement Type

113. App Store Changes

112. UIAlertController Preferred Action

111. Microsoft Exiting Consumer Phone Market

110. SLComposable

109. Some Answers to the Question on Nested Enums

108. A Question on Nested Enums

107. Searchable App Content with Core Spotlight

106. Swift 3.0 Release Process

105. Default .gitignore for iOS and OS X Projects

104. Implementing UISearchController

103. Performance Analysis of appendIfUnique

102. Extending Array to Enforce Unique Elements

101. The Cost of Attending WWDC

100. Apple TV and the Importance of The

99. Upcoming Requirements for watchOS 2 Apps

98. Amazon Now Requires Prime Membership for Top Video Games

97. Tim Cook's Desk

96. WWDC 2016 Announced

95. Apple Pay with Amex Launching Soon in Singapore?

94. iMessage Deactivation Timeframe

93. How to Write Release Notes

92. The Freest Country in the World

91. FlexBright: App Review Strikes Again

90. Blur with Backdrop Filter

89. Custom Fonts in Email

88. Answers to Your Questions About Apple and Security

87. The Cheapest Smartphone in the World

86. ASICS to Acquire Runkeeper

85. Sparkle Framework Vulnerability

84. Apple Special Event on March 15th

83. Thoughts on Apple Watch from Around the Web

82. Running Without Apple Watch Workouts

81. Matt LeBlanc to Co-Host New Top Gear

80. Innovation Time. Or Not.

79. Dev Notes - Questions and Answers

78. Parse to Close

77. New DeLoreans Coming Soon

76. Twitter Stops Serving Ads to VIPs

75. The Best Email App for iPhone

74. Apple Watch Screensaver for OS X

73. She Scullys Herself

72. Timelapse Shows White House Whiteout

71. Playing Ping Pong with Water in Space

70. 10,000 Steps

69. Archives + Absences

68. Push Notification Spam

67. How I Validate XML Files on a Mac

66. Limited Edition Apple Watch for Chinese New Year

65. Photography on 500px

64. Netherlands See Sense on Encryption

63. The Speed of Touch ID

62. Steam Winter Sale

61. Star Wars: The Force Awakens becomes fastest to take $1bn

60. Awesome Swift Education

59. In Review

58. Announcing Baby's Milk

57. FATCA Metadata Creator for OS X

56. Official Battery Pack for iPhone 6s

55. The IBM Swift Sandbox

54. Adding the Git Commit Hash to Your App

53. iTunes Connect App Transfer Mayhem

52. Expectations

51. Patronage as a Business Model

50. The iPad Pro

49. A UIAlertController Protocol for UIViewController

48. Let's Encrypt

47. What Does S$35 of Twitter Advertising Get You?

46. Why it is OK to Block Ads

45. Apple Pay Is Expanding

44. New Apple TV Available to Order

43. The FFI List

42. Not Blogged In A While

41. Content Blockers in iOS 9

40. Apple TV as a Games Machine

39. Privacy and Security

38. Chinese iPhone Users Hit By Keyraider Malware

37. FATCA FFI List - Roadmap

36. Currys and PC World to Sell Apple Watch

35. Facebook Records Over 1Bn Users In A Day

34. Windows 10 Adoption

33. Swift 2 Adds Another Try Keyword

32. Signing Emails with Outlook 2013 on Windows 10

31. FATCA Metadata for Windows

30. Gears of War is Still a Mad World

29. Star Wars-Themed Lands Coming to Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resorts

28. Boot Camp Now Supports Windows 10

27. Today's Fraudulent Email

26. My Favourite Multiplayer Maps

25. A 1,000 Year Simulation of Football Manager

24. iCloud Voicemail

23. App Transport Security, Cloudfront, and S3

22. 2XU Compression Run 2015

21. Code Review

20. New Horizons Reaches Pluto

19. Apple Pay Arrives in the UK

18. The Student Laptop of Choice

17. GameKit Replaced in iOS 9 Beta 3

16. Microsoft Restructures Phone Business

15. When Does Windows 10 Launch?

14. Singapore Botanical Gardens Added to UNESCO World Heritage List

13. David Cameron: No Safe Space From Government Snooping

12. Apple Music Availability

11. Meet bPay – Barclays answer to Apple Pay.

10. iOS 8.4 to launch 8am PT on Tuesday 30th June. Beats 1 to follow at 9am PT.

9. Fitness Bugs in watchOS 2 and iOS 9

8. Optional vs Empty Table Views in Swift

7. New Website

6. Destiny: The Taken King director defends £40 expansion price tag

5. Issues Persist in Halo: The Master Chief Collection

4. WWDC 2015 Predictions

3. UUIDs with TextExpander

2. Examining the new UISearchController API

1. Game Center Authentication and Swift