Raspberry Pi: Overclocking

The Raspberry Pi is pretty easy to overclock due to an inbuilt config file. This morning I decided to see how far I could push my little Pi. You can...

Raspberry Pi: Initial Setup

After receiving my Raspberry Pi this weekend, I’ve finally had some time to have a play with it. My end goal for the little device is to convert it into...

Pull-to-Refresh Customisable Drawable

Following on from yesterday’s post about making Pull-to-Refresh more discoverable, today I’ve made it a bit more customisable. As you can see above, instead of the standard Android indeterminate spinner we have...

Pull-to-Refresh Indicator Concept

Lots of evangelist Android developers dislike the Pull-to-Refresh pattern on Android. For instance Cyril Mottier wrote a whole blog post detailing his views and it’s well worth a read. The trouble with his...

iOS Reminders

I really like iOS’ inbuilt Reminders app. The fact that it interfaces with Siri has made my life loads easier. There are a couple of things that need improving though:...