Last year, after we moved into our new apartment I pulled the trigger on a new audio system. The convincing arguments were that we sold our old house very well, and that the existing combination of Arcam FMJ A-30 with Focal 736 speakers would be too small for our living room. There are 4 important things I took into account: it needed to sound good, it needed to look good, it needed to be versatile and it needed to be user-friendly. For the looks, I was already in love with the Focal Kanta’s and confident I would like their sound, […]
In Rigelian the album view comes in 2 flavours: a wide display for the iPad, and a narrow version for the iPhone. The view controller is based on a single nib file, with constraints specific for the horizontal size classes .regular and .compact. While implementing a 3-column layout for artists, it turned out that the remaining space for the album view becomes too narrow for the wide display, resulting in many song titles being shortened. So I want to show the narrow version of the screen, like shown here: But the UINavigationController and its child controllers report the horizontal size […]
How cool is this.