The Cafe Project: Fuel Coffee

The Cafe Project: Fuel Coffee

Wallingford. I used to call it the “Land of Brunch,” having been here on Sundays at Julia’s, or the Rusty Pelican, or any number of places cooking up for the “let’s have brunch!’ crowd. With Molly Moon and Chocolati now…

OneBusAway for Android v1.2

OneBusAway for Android v1.2

I’m proud to announce the release of OneBusAway for Android v1.2. This latest release addresses many users’ requests and complaints: Improved management of favorite stops. In addition to viewing a list of your most recent stops, you can “star” stops…

Android Tip: Effective Intents

Android Tip: Effective Intents

Prefer to distinguish intents using data rather than extras. The forthcoming release of OneBusAway for Android will fix a long-standing bug with launcher shortcuts. Many people like to have shortcuts to stops on their home screen. Let’s say you have…

The Cafe Project: Vérité Coffee

The Cafe Project: Vérité Coffee

Week Two of The Cafe Project: Vérité Coffee in Madrona. Vérité is also the home of Cupcake Royale, Seattle’s premier source for sugar overload. Since it’s morning, I preferred to remain healthy and opted for a muffin (although according to…

The C++ Programmer Problem

The C++ Programmer Problem

I’ve spent the great majority of my career writing code in C++. After using the language for 14 years, I would consider myself very fluent in the language. I might even say “expert-level,” but the trouble with being even close…