The stupidity of this is mind-boggling. Essentially, LinkedIn is asking you to insert a man-in-the-middle IMAP server that parses ALL your email and modifies the body so as to ‘enhance mobile email, giving professionals the information they need to be brilliant with people.’ The following tweet from Justin Miller first brought this to my attention:
A Syrian fighter jet apparently dropped a napalm bomb on a school playground.
Tragically, just another day in Syria. It’s images and scenes like this
that anger me all the more when people tell me their opinions on foreign
policy using statements like “Syrians are stupid.”
I recently needed to issue several dozen HTTPDELETERESTAPI calls of the
form http://www.example.com/blah/n where n was a sequential version
number. In this post I’ll show how to do this easily from the command
One of the features of Qur’an Memorizer, my
first iOS app, is the ability to highlight a verse (ayah) when it’s
tapped. To do this I access a database of verse x and y locations and
retrieve the 4 coordinates I need to draw the resulting polygon.
The first version of the code released to the App Store looked a little
bit like this: