resuming an old post, that help you to create an
UIAlert extension to show a modal popup, https://www.albertopasca.it/whiletrue/objective-c-modal-view-in-navigation-and-tabbar-controller-projects/ , I’ve created a new modern implementation that use UIWindow.
The scope is to show a spinner (or a
Lottie spinner, or whatever you prefer), centered in the screen with automatic or manually dismission. Background can be blurred or colored, like this screen: Continue reading “Swift – Simple full screen loader”
Weward is a mobile app that basically pay-you if you walk; offer also a price exchange and lots of offers inside the app.
The first time I opened it, I see at glance that I can hack it… and of course you can do it by yourself, very quick and easily. Let’s see how.
Continue reading “DIY: Hack Weward for iOS”
This is my work in progress ~50cm
Robotic Arm with 6 AXIS Servo motors, an Arduino and a RaspberryPi ( for image recognition in phase 2):
While writing the C++ code in Arduino I found I needed a way to send easily and fast commands to Arduino with my iPhone using Bluetooth.
Basically I need to control my robotic arm using an external device instead of running and running again the code on the Arduino board.
For this reason: I’ve attached a BLE board to Arduino and I have created a simple app (completely written in
SwiftUI 😍😎) that use BLE connection to connect to Arduino BLE board and send string commands that are parsed and executed.
Commands sended are like:
Continue reading “Debug (and control) your Robotic Arm with iOS”
I have bought a new weight scale that works with or without a smartphone.
There is a proprietary app, called
Laica Body Touch.
Problem with this app are:
Continue reading “Hacking “Laica Body Touch” weight scale with iOS”
Why this guide?
My need was to control the robot asking simple commands through
Google Home and Alexa like: “ Alexa, clean the bathroom“.
With my robot, this was not possible. With the app, you can configure the zones but you can’t simply ask for cleaning only one zone, two times, for instance, all in automatic.
Continue reading “Xiaomi Roborock – control via socket API”
Lots of people receive daily email, often an answer or a task must be completed
URGENT, ASAP or EOD, etc…
These keywords sometimes generate anxiety or destroy daily mood.
I need your spreadsheet ASAP URGENT: Have you voted yet? RSVP: Need your answer by EOD
Today I want to present a funny Google-Chrome plugin to change the priority of your emails!
Continue reading “Is really urgent?”
For personal purpose, I need to know the number of followers, likes, subscribers, etc…
The examined social platforms are:
Facebook (number of likes) Instagram (number of followers) Youtube (number of subscribers) Twitter (number of followers)
Continue reading “Social counter API”
Quindi? C’è qualche stagista che ha fatto il danno??? 🙂