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last.fm integration through swift

The upcoming release of Rigelian will focus on the artist view: a more image based view, improved handling of artist images and the addition of artist biographies and similar artists. Biographies and similar artists will be retrieved from last.fm, which offers an api for this. To abstract the networking part I created a new package…

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CI/CD with Bitrise

To make the development process more reliable, I added 4 of the open-source libraries on my GitHub account to Bitrise. For small developers they offer a free service to have automated build pipelines for different platforms, including the Apple ecosystem. Every commit will now trigger the build pipeline including running the test set (if present,…

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Rigelian 2.0 is in the mail

I just completed the last bits-and-pieces and posted the new 2.0 version of Rigelian to the AppStore and into the review and approval process. When I started the development of Rigelian over 2 years ago, I had a couple of things in mind. The main goal was to create the best remote control for mpd-based…