iOS Git/Subversion Viewer Apps

Browsers/Viewers versus git/svn clients To be clear, these apps don’t really offer much in terms of editing code or repository push/pull. However, most offer a way to review code or code status & history (and some include syntax highlighting of the viewed code). My preferences Code Viewer 2 is my current favorite for viewing code […]

Git Tools for Mac OS X

To get my projects over to GitHub I used the command line version of Git for Mac OS X which I installed long ago to access (clone) things like PhoneGap (btw, on Win XP I’ve used msysgit – Git for Windows). However, last week I made my first attempt at pushing anything up to GitHub instead of cloning […]

Migrating My Projects to Github

Github is a wonderful service and it is free to host public repositories. I’m starting to migrate projects to my account on github to make it easier to manage version control, updates, distribution and to act as a back-up for me. The first projects to be migrated are: Pastelets on Github – which I started long […]

fyi Bookmarklet

UPDATE: April 19, 2011 Project now hosted elsewhere, see fyi-bookmarklets on Github I wrote a simple bookmarklet to make it very easy to share a snippet of a web page and the URL by email (see Install and Usage below). I was inspired by Mike Chamber’s “fyi” Firefox ubiquity command which has served me well for […]

Manifest Generator for TextMate and Text Wrangler

I whipped up versions of the Coda extension “Manifest Generator” that run in TextMate and TextWrangler. See the previous post on a HTML 5 Manifest Generator for Coda. HTML5 Manifest Generator for TextMate To install the bundle- just download, unzip, and double-click. TextMate will open and install the bundle as “Mobilemind” with a command, “Generate […]

Coda Plugin- HTML5 Manifest Generator

Offline web content is readily done with an HTML5 Cache Manifest, as well described and demonstrated by Mark Pilgrim. Though the manifest file itself is simple, creating it can require some tedious work. This Coda Plugin attempts to address that. The guts of the plugin are a relatively simple perl script that gathers relative URL […]

PhoneGap Lessons Learned- Windows Edition

The first lesson learned is that there is a lot of stuff to install to get a Windows machine ready to roll with Eclipse‑Android‑PhoneGap development. Second, I learned it is all really finicky regarding version of Ruby, paths, order of install, etc. Third, I learned that getting a stable setup for this on Windows can […]

PhoneGap Lessons Learned- Mac edition

In the last week I’ve learned quite a bit about using PhoneGap-Android with Eclipse on Mac and Windows. Earlier this month I spent alot of time using the iUI library with PhoneGap to make stand-alone iPhone apps from HTML. I thought I’d share my experiences. I’ll begin with using the Mac with PhoneGap for Android. […]