Scanning rooms with an iPhone

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About a month ago I worked on a prototype project which would allow users to measure their rooms using an iPhone. It was a very interesting experience and I would like to share what I have learned. First question which comes to mind is – is it even possible? Answer – yes, it’s possible and was done before (look at Roomscan app on the AppStore).
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First impressions from Swift programming language

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Hello fellow programmers!

A language for a programmer is his/her ultimate medium of expression, we are spending thousands of hours editing the code, thinking in the code (sometimes even dreaming in the code 🙂 ). So it’s no surprise that introduction of new programming language from Apple was the most exciting event for us at the WWDC conference this year.
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Parcelable – sending arbitrary objects using Intent in Android

Using Parcelable

Parcelable is an interface for serialization/deserialization of Java objects used in Android. Parcelable object can be sent in Intent’s extras same as any other base type. Parcelable serialization/deserialization works faster than Java’s Serializable, but is a bit more complicated to implement. Nevertheless, you still need two functions to be defined and one static class with two simple methods. Not a big price for speed…
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