All posts by jrickard

13Apr/09

iPhone Upload Progress Bar

If you are developing for the iPhone, as we at beefyapps are, and you have been utilizing the web components you have probably noticed that while you can observe the downloading progress, via the NSConnection method, you are unable to hook into the outbound stream from the Cocoa Touch framework classes. This is true and in order to solve this problem you need to go beneath the covers and use the CFNetwork class.

31Mar/09

Star Rating Slider

I remember looking at Apple’s iTunes rating slider and thinking to myself, that will be perfect to integrate into the BeefyBoard for rating soundboards and skins alike. Imagine my dismay upon combing through the SDK and coming up empty handed. Not to be deterred though, I managed to recreate something similar to apple’s slider using a couple images and the base UISlider implementation that Apple provides.