Use consumer rights to refund for faulty MacBook - diary

In February 2020, a keyboard in my MacBook Pro 15.4-inch (model 2018) has broken down. I noticed typical repeating keys. Nothing new for the MacBook with the butterfly keyboard. I also noticed I have screen scratch (that I connect with staingate). I bought it in July 2018, which is…

JSON Coding is what we need 90% of the time

Let's face the truth. If happen you work with any other data format than JSON, you're in a 10% niche (estimates may vary). Even though the default JSONEncoder for Swift Codable is not the fastest - it's soooo convenient to use. Just make a struct or a class conforming to…

URL Bookmarks: yes and no

The way URL Bookmarking is designed and implemented, makes it untrusty source of truth. It can be esily misused, that makes bookmark useless.…

The lost art of legendary Apple UX

Mobile experience Apple changes Terms of Service and me, as a paid Developer Program Membership have to accept new agreement. So I open App Store Connect app - introduced in Jan 4, 2018 - so pretty new product. Not new enough to display web view with an agreement text and…

@rpath what?

what? In short: dynamic linking happened. Dynamic linking - what it is? It's an operation that happens when part of the code spreads across different files (called libraries), and the binary content of the library is loaded in runtime. A dynamic linker (which is a system tool) finds a symbol…