UIKonf 2020 Goes Remote

The organizers of UIKonf just announced that this year’s conference will be remote only due to COVID-19 pandemic. I’m really glad that they did this to help in the fight against this disease while still allowing the conference to continue. UIKonf has been my favorite tech conference due to it’s forward thinking and social nature and this year is shaping up to be no different. The best part is now everyone can experience this for themselves for just € 100.

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April 04, 2020

UIKonf 2019 Review

This was my second time attending UIKonf in Berlin and it more than lived up to my fondest memories from UIKonf 2018. I was pleasantly surprised by to find the so many people that I’d met and interacted with the previous year were back again and that they all remembered me! It was truly being back amongst friends… even after a year’s time and 4400 miles travelled.

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June 23, 2019

Beautiful night along the Spree in Berlin

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May 31, 2019

DotSwift 2019 Review

I attended the DotSwift conference in Paris, France the last week of January. It’s an afternoon of a series of 18 minute talks and 5 “lightning talks” that last 4 minutes all on topics related to Swift software development. This conference brings together people from across Europe and North America and emphasizes presence / social interaction. In fact one of my favorite things about the conferece was it’s “No Wifi” policy. This encouraged attendees and presenters to talk with each other during breaks as well as enable attendees to give their full attention to the presentations.

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February 03, 2019

Twice Is Nice! Simple Featured Again On Apple App Store

This week Apple is (again!) featuring the Simple Finance iOS app as the top budgeting app for college students.

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August 22, 2018