Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality

Lose yourself – in the music, the moment, but mostly in virtual reality

written by Faustine Ladeiro-Levent | January 27, 2017

At stickee, we love a bit of VR. And not just for playing cricket… We’re also pretty into our horror games. Virtual reality technology can be applied to almost anything – from gaming and entertainment to education and even medical training, and 2017 is set to be the year it finally goes HUGE! Strap on […]

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Book Festival iPhone App Available in the App Store

written by Karl Binder | September 7, 2012

Adhere’s Birmingham Book Festival iPhone App is now available to download for free from the iTunes App sotre. The app contains event and news information about the 2012 Birmingham Book festival, as well as locations, photos and where to buy tickets.

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Using Titanium Appcelerator

written by Karl Binder | April 4, 2012

For a recent project we have given Titanium’s Appcelerator a go to build an iPhone and android application for Birmingham Book Festival. This was because it was a fairly simple mobile app designed to integrate with WordPress so that the Book Festival could manage up to date content from their existing WordPress website. The app […]

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Effective product and software design from a company-strategic perspective

written by Karl Binder | March 28, 2012

At the time of his death, Steve Jobs had created the world’s most valuable company and had helped to revolutionise seven separate industries being personal computing, animated movies, music, phones, tablet computing, digital publishing and Retail stores. To summarise the edict of the late Steve Jobs and his philosophy towards product design: Stay focused. Decide […]

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Xcode – inserting CSS and Javascript into a UIWebView

written by Karl Binder | January 26, 2012

Whilst creating an iPhone application recently we had a need to be able to insert out own custom stylesheet and javascript, or jquery into certain web pages loaded within a UIWebView within the application. We did it in the webViewDidFinishLoad section of the ViewController.m file: [CSSWebView stringByEvaluatingJavaScriptFromString:@”var script = document.createElement(‘script’);” “script.type = ‘text/javascript’;” “script.src = […]

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AR. A reality check for iphone apps

written by Karl Binder | May 31, 2011

With the upcoming Media Circus technology showcase in Birmingham looming I’ve decided to get started looking at the Augmented Reality Apps available currently for the iPhone. As impressive as AR looks I’m yet to be convinced of it’s general everyday usage and it’s obvious future. Although I will concede it’s very cool. So this week […]

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