Skinnable Apps Part 1: iOS
June 25th, 2013 — Charles Berlin
A skinnable app is an app that has the same functionality and code base, but contains different assets (images, text, etc) and content. Creating a skinnable app using Xcode for an iOS application is actually quite easy as long as you plan ahead.
Before you begin coding you need to get a handle on what is different between each app and what will stay the same. This will most likely be images, copy, urls, or a combination of the three.
Android Image Rotation
February 3rd, 2013 — Charles Berlin
During recent development of an Android app we came across an interesting “bug” that was difficult to tackle. When taking a picture with the Android camera, the resulting image was rotated unpredictably. After a few Google searches it was clear that we were not the only ones having this issue as seen here in these forums: