Using GeoNames web services for JSON list of locations

I found a nice web service that provides a JSON array of places based on a latitude and longitude. It is provided by GeoNames and has been very useful supplying locations for my Ruby on Rails app. Place this URL in your browser or click the link: http://api.geonames.org/citiesJSON?north=38.99&south=38.8&east=-77.4&west=-77.6&lang=en&username=demo&maxrows=10 Here is a sample JSON output for one location: … Continue reading Using GeoNames web services for JSON list of locations

Using the Xcodeproj Ruby Gem

The Xcodeproj Ruby gem is an excellent tool to create and update Xcode projects for iOS and Mac apps. I wanted to use it on a command line tool I was building recently. This tool is being used to help improve the productivity of iOS developers. The Xcodeproj gem is a perfect example of a productivity … Continue reading Using the Xcodeproj Ruby Gem