Hi, I'm Hwee-Boon Yar
I write, ship and sell software products. iOS/OS X app developer based in Singapore, working remotely. This is my blog.
I write about my thoughts on products, marketing, code and random ideas here.
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/hboon
- GitHub: https://github.com/hboon
- for iOS / macOS consulting based on Obj-C, Swift and RubyMotion
- iOS Development Nuggets Newsletter, a short, weekly newsletter you can read in a few minutes and improve your skills at iOS app development iOS
- IP Sidekick - IP Sidekick is a geolocation API that returns information about an IP address. You can use it to customize your content based on the visitor's location or display their country web
- Apple Device Names - Apple Device Names is an API that lookups device names (iPhone10,6 → iPhone X) macOS web
- Commander Ling, an macOS app launcher macOS
- SimplyMeta, an iOS app to view and strip photo metadata iOS
- Regex, a regular expression testing tool running on macOS macOS
- mLogger, A simple, log server for development running on macOS macOS
- Yorkie, Everyday Journal app iOS
- PiggyAlarm, an iPhone alarm clock. A collaboration with Daphane iOS
- Paperboard, a gallery of drawings shared from Paper app by FiftyThree. A collaboration with Daphane (now defunct) iOS web
- SimplyTweet (now defunct), one of the earliest full-featured Twitter app on iOS (now defunct) iOS
Hwee-Boon Yar designs and writes software including Commander Ling (a macOS app launcher), SimplyMeta (an iOS app to view and strip photo metadata), SimplyTweet (now defunct, an iPhone Twitter app), with a focus on iOS / macOS apps and complementary server/API services. He has launched top-ranking paid apps in US and Japan app stores. He also has technical and presales experience in the search and information retrieval enterprise market.