Category Archives: Commentary


Breaking eggs to make picklets

Yesterday I noticed that the Picklet Store previews weren’t working. It’s happened before that my in-progress back-end development deployment breaks the current version of the Picklets app. A real engineer would have a) unit test coverage to catch the regression, … Continue reading

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Did you mean ‘pikelets’?

Hell no! Over the past 18 months I’ve occasionally googled the words ‘picklet’ and ‘picklets’ just to monitor my search engine findability. From the start ‘picklet’ has been consistently pointing to one of my project-related domains ( or but … Continue reading

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Sometimes there’s a man

This week being my last in Berlin (for now) I have some technical goals I’m determined to hit. At the end of this week I’ll send out the first beta of the Picklets app to any testers who’ve registered their … Continue reading

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July in Berlin

I won’t mention the weather. #disappointing This is what the whooshing sound of July’s deadline for the Picklets iPad app sounded like; Development-related Through July I worked a couple of days a week at a coworking space called Co.up in … Continue reading

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iPad Picklets progress

I wanted to share an image of what I’m working on. It shows a picklet called ‘What Goes Around’ that isn’t a real picklet, just two panels of rotating text that I’m using for development. The picture shows the same … Continue reading

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