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iPad 2 upgrade

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Should I upgrade to the iPad 2? Well I’ve been thinking about it. Since the iPad 2 launch I’ve gotten right into using my iPad again after using the MacBook air quite extensively. Obviously the macbook air kicks the pants off the iPad for programming and general computer type work but I find the iPad […]

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iOS objective C programming

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Going to start looking at my iphone/ipad programming books again tomorrow.  Finished the Objective C book I’d been reading over christmas before I started back to work but since then haven’t actually been able to get back into it.  Definitely think it’s the time to start these two newer books I’ve got.  Once I get […]

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RSS XML Character Nightmare

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Spent much of the day today trying to create an RSS feed with PHP.  Nightmare Scenario as PHP doesn’t seem to include a function for parsing text for ‘not allowed’ characters in XML.  The html_entities() function is fine but for the more unusual characters like trademarks and curly quotes it misses and the others it […]