Author Archives: Stewart

Picklet-as-ebook

After 8 years of picklet silence here’s a brief update and teaser. I’ve been playing with creating interactive EPUB 3 ebooks recently. The Books app on macos and iOS is proving ideal for reading picklets in their original form. I … Continue reading

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Global Picklets

Picklets 1.1 is now live in the App Store in Canada, US, UK, EU countries and Switzerland in addition to Australia and New Zealand. The Picklets app is a free download. The 3 Baddest Bandits of the Wild Wild West … Continue reading

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International release pending

It’s happening this Wednesday Melbourne time. Sometime on Wednesday Picklets 1.1 will go live. (It’s been approved, just fixing a few web things now.) The price of content will also drop to $0.99 (that’s the Australian price, at least) and … Continue reading

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Navigating picklets

I’ve been working on a new feature in the Picklets app which makes it easy to swipe quickly through all the panels of a picklet – from the cover to author bio. It’s not finished, but I like showing things … Continue reading

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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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