What We’re Still Missing – Brent Simmons
Swift is as logical and safe as a piano — but sometimes you need to bend a guitar string in order to rock. Brent talks about some of those not-terribly-safe things we still need.
About Brent Simmons:
Brent has been writing apps for Apple computers for over 30 years, since his first Apple II Plus in 1980. His professional apprenticeship was at UserLand Software where he worked on Frontier and on Manila, an early blog platform. Later he created apps such as NetNewsWire, TapLynx, Glassboard, and MarsEdit. Brent lives in Seattle with his wife Sheila and his cat Papa, who’s named for both Ernest Hemingway and the great designated hitter Edgar Martinez.