Tag Archive for corona

Future-proof Your Code

You don’t need to, but it might just help you in the, er, future. I still don’t have a name for my new app, but it’s got a working title of DiscGame. This is because the app is a game based around the concept of flicking a disc at a target. Inspiring stuff. Anyway, future… Read more →

Another Day, Another App

Once again I’m building a new app. We’ve been here before, I know. But I find that I can only really invest the time and effort necessary to deliver an app to the App Store if it’s an app I really believe in. My last development attempt, MyFitnessTimer, was something that I did believe in… Read more →

Corona’s Class Events

Implementing OOP in Lua and using Corona’s custom events has turbo-charged my development. Lua doesn’t have OOP built in like some languages, but there are a couple of methods that can be used to get a version working. My preferred method is to use the “define a class using a function” approach. I’m not after… Read more →

My Development Journey

My journey usually begins with sheets of A4 paper and black and white prototypes. I like to make notes and sketches and scribble pseudo-code on the A4. I often repeat the same things on multiple pages just trying to get an idea straight in my head. The black and white prototypes I make using the… Read more →


My latest app development is a personal project born out of necessity. I like to run, but it’s not the only exercise I do. When I was trying to get into better shape before my wedding earlier this year, I started to do some mini-workouts, which involved press ups, sit-ups, balance exercises, and strength training… Read more →