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  • Blocks are NOT Synonyms for Threads

    Blocks are NOT Synonyms for Threads

    Unfortunately, Objective-C blocks  are often confused with threading. The root cause is probably that GCD* heavily relies on blocks. (*)Grand Central Dispatch  is a library that makes working with threads easier. However, the…

  • Don't Treat Developers as Interchangeable Widgets

    Don’t Treat Developers as Interchangeable Widgets

    Management likes to reduce risks by treating developers as interchangeable widgets. The silly approach which has been introduced as a revolutionary, agile “achievement” expects that all developers are familiar with all areas…