DreamLab – Solve cancer while you sleep

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Now more than ever, we have the power to change humanity with technology, and today we are helping cure cancer. Over the last 5 years cancer has taken away many people close to me, and

b2cloud are a BRW Fast 100 winner

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It’s honouring to receive recognition for b2cloud as one of the 100 fastest growing companies in Australia in the BRW Fast 100. October has proven to be a highly rewarding month for our team, after

2015 App Design Award Winners!

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Another great win for the b2cloud team, being recognised by the App Design Awards for our incredible work with Catch of the Day owned Yumtable. The industry awarded b2cloud 2 Silver awards for the Best

Live blurring views in iOS7

Guides | Tutorial By 3 years ago

One of the new effects in iOS7 is blurred content. At WWDC this year they were showing off how to do this with snapshots and image filtering. The downside to that is that it’s a static image and wont change with the content behind the view.

CGContext drawing in a thread

Guides | Tutorial By 5 years ago

The CGContext provides a great way to draw to the screen on iOS, I use it often to draw custom images. Something that didn’t occur to me initially when I used the UIGraphicsGetCurrentContext() method to obtain a CGContextRef was that it was not thread safe. It was only a few weeks back I drew to a context in a thread, which worked fine sometimes and other times failed. It was obviously a threading problem, and here is the solution.