Category Archives: Snippets

Made some API tweaks today, and updated the documentation to add the /posts/discover JSON call for third-party apps.

→ 2017/11/18 12:18 pm

Increasingly frustrated when people complain about Twitter but wait for it to improve or for something better to come along. It doesn’t work like that. There’s no switch to flip. There is only the steady growth of indie microblogs, improving the web over years.

→ 2017/11/17 3:50 pm

Really wish you could send a test email for Kickstarter backer updates. No clue what it’s going to look like in email clients until it goes out to everyone.

→ 2017/11/17 10:14 am

Steph Curry after the loss tonight in Boston: “I hear the weather is great here in June.” 🏀

→ 2017/11/17 12:20 am

Since it would conflict with Thanksgiving next week, NSDrinking is tonight instead. Have a beer and chat about iOS and Mac development. 8pm tonight at Ginger Man.

→ 2017/11/16 2:10 pm

I’ve made a few improvements to’s XML-RPC support recently. Working pretty well to use MarsEdit to publish to your microblog (with title support, editing, and photo upload).

→ 2017/11/16 12:16 pm

Minor update to for iOS is now available in the App Store. Fixes posting via the Micropub API, plus a couple more iPhone X tweaks.

→ 2017/11/15 11:50 pm

Had a great time at Refresh Austin tonight. Good to hear what other people are up to, and share a little about what’s going on with and the upcoming IndieWebCamp Austin.

→ 2017/11/14 10:57 pm

Marco’s post about the 2012-2015 MacBook Pro rings true to me. I still use the 2014 version of this laptop… Don’t want to “upgrade” to anything else.

→ 2017/11/14 4:34 pm

Impressed with the Celtics ability to close out games, even without Kyrie. Their streak extends to 12. 🏀

→ 2017/11/12 5:00 pm

Bunch of cool photos are showing up in the Discover pane of iOS and Mac apps today, for day 1 of the photo challenge. Enjoy!

→ 2017/11/11 1:33 pm

I’ve updated’s Twitter cross-posting to support 280 characters. The apps still color the character counter blue until 140, and red after 280, just in case you want to stick to shorter posts.

→ 2017/11/10 10:34 am