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Mobile development   •  3.10.2019   •  1 minute read

Apple’s new rules for signing in to apps

Do you have an app in the App Store for iPhone or iPad? Is your app using third party login mechanisms, like Facebook or Google? If so, it’s most likely that your app needs to be updated by next spring! Apple recently released their own anonymous and private way to login to apps, “Sign in with Apple”.  Apple has updated..

Mobile development   •  28.3.2018   •  4 minute read

Distributing applications, the past and present

For small developers, getting your creations to the hands of users around the world was for long expensive, hard or just impossible. In the last ten years, application distribution models have evolved hugely. But let me start by looking back more than 20 years. Back then It was a great white winter day, sometime around 1997, when I had finally..

Mobile development   •  18.3.2018   •  2 minute read

The One Thing I Hate About Kotlin

== true I love Kotlin. It’s an amazing language. I wrote it a love letter once. But… There is one thing about it that sucks. Null is not true. Null is not false. For example, this fails to compile if (nullableBoolean) { doStuff() } If you want to get that to work you need to compare it to true. if..

Mobile development   •  18.11.2017   •  3 minute read

What made me love Kotlin

There is a new light past the horizon and it shines Here at Make Helsinki we’ve decided to give Kotlin a go just few weeks before Google announced they would make it an official Android language, together with Java. We would have kept with it anyway, but the announcement cemented it. So far I gave it a go with few..

Mobile development   •  1.9.2015   •  1 minute read

HelsinkiOS meetup at Make Helsinki

On August 26 we hosted the HelsinkiOS meetup at our office in Kamppi.  The office filled up quickly as we had over 40 iOS developers joining. The conversations kept going until late in the evening.  Our CEO Petteri Kolehmainen started the evening with a welcome and told shortly about Make Helsinki, the work we do for our customers, and the..