I'm creating this app as a learning exercise for me, and to 'scratch my own itch' so to speak - to have a nice simple way to read HN from my iphone while pushing my daughter on the swing: Available in the app store

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Available in the app store here

I also intended from the start open-sourcing this so that people can have a look and learn with a nontrivial demo app. The more people that know obj-c/UIKit, the merrier! https://github.com/chrishulbert/HackerNewsReader

[[posterous-content:cadkulJdxzoijfuJltlx]]Attributions:

* Icons by app-bits: http://app-bits.com/free-icons.html

* FMDB sqlite wrapper: https://github.com/ccgus/fmdb

* ConciseKit: https://github.com/petejkim/ConciseKit

* ASIHttp: https://github.com/pokeb/asi-http-request

 

Thanks for reading! And if you want to get in touch, I'd love to hear from you: chris.hulbert at gmail.

Chris Hulbert

(Comp Sci, Hons - UTS)

iOS Developer (Freelancer / Contractor) in Australia.

I have worked at places such as Google, Cochlear, Assembly Payments, News Corp, Fox Sports, NineMSN, FetchTV, Woolworths, and Westpac, among others. If you're looking for help developing an iOS app, drop me a line!

Get in touch:
[email protected]
github.com/chrishulbert
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my resume



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