Patrick Bacon

Detecting LESS Changes with Middleman


over 3 years ago by Patrick Bacon on Atomic Spin.
The combination of Middleman, LESS, and Bootstrap is perfect for web application prototyping. Kedron Rhodes wrote about using Middleman and Bootstrap for...

Return From a Finally Clause?


over 3 years ago by Patrick Bacon on Atomic Spin.
I recently discovered that you can put a return statement in a finally clause in Java and it will still compile. I also discovered that if there is a...

Return From a Finally Clause?


over 3 years ago by Patrick Bacon on Atomic Spin.
I recently discovered that you can put a return statement in a finally clause in Java and it will still compile. I also discovered that if there is a...

Grade School Math – I’m Doing It Wrong?


over 3 years ago by Patrick Bacon on Atomic Spin.
It might come as a surprise to many of the readers of this blog that the way you learned to multiply and divide in elementary school isn’t necessarily...

Grade School Math – I’m Doing It Wrong?


over 3 years ago by Patrick Bacon on Atomic Spin.
It might come as a surprise to many of the readers of this blog that the way you learned to multiply and divide in elementary school isn’t necessarily...

Grade School Math – I’m Doing It Wrong?


over 3 years ago by Patrick Bacon on Atomic Spin.
It might come as a surprise to many of the readers of this blog that the way you learned to multiply and divide in elementary school isn’t necessarily...

combineLatest vs. zip in ReactiveCocoa


~3 years ago by Patrick Bacon on Atomic Spin.
Recently, I’ve been learning the ins and outs of Functional Reactive Programming with Reactive Cocoa. The library comes with a number of operators...

combineLatest vs. zip in ReactiveCocoa


~3 years ago by Patrick Bacon on Atomic Spin.
Recently, I’ve been learning the ins and outs of Functional Reactive Programming with Reactive Cocoa. The library comes with a number of operators...

ReactiveCocoa: Understanding switchToLatest


~3 years ago by Patrick Bacon on Atomic Spin.
The more I work with ReactiveCocoa, the more I enjoy it. But it has a steep learning curve, especially for those that have not had much exposure to Functional...

ReactiveCocoa: Understanding switchToLatest


~3 years ago by Patrick Bacon on Atomic Spin.
The more I work with ReactiveCocoa, the more I enjoy it. But it has a steep learning curve, especially for those that have not had much exposure to Functional...