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TRAI’s spat with Apple over app access to messages and call logs

India's telecom regulator wants to bring its Do-Not-Disturb Android app to iOS, but a direct port of the app is not possible

Apple opens App Accelerator

Thoughts on Apple's App Accelerator that has just opened in Bangalore.

The Hide & Seek bug that led me to WebKit

While trying to debug a problem with Hide & Seek, I ended up fixing a bug in WebKit.

Sunsetting Bisect

The end of Bisect for iPad

Swifty Responder Chain

Trying to create a responder chain implementation in pure Swift

A dynamic foundation

In which I argue that Swift has a solid base on which to build dynamic features like Objective-C's.

Apple's prospects in India

In the Q2 2016 earnings call, Tim Cook fielded a question on India as a market for Apple. Here's me trying to add some context to his answer.

Thoughts on ads in App Store search

A recent report stated that Apple is considering ads in App Store search results. Here's a thought experiment on how it would work out if it came true.

Responding to TRAI on net neutrality in India

These are the comments on net neutrality that I submitted to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India

On Overcast’s new business model

Exploring Overcast’s patronage-subscriptions-based revenue model