June 27, 2017

Starling 2.2

Hard to believe, but we are already halfway through 2017! Since I spent so much time with the Starling Handbook, there hasn’t been a new official Starling release for quite a while. With the handbook out of the door, however, I could finally put on my developer hat again –...

May 19, 2017

Starling Handbook launched

My dear friends, it is with the greatest satisfaction that I can finally announce: The Starling Handbook is available. It’s just a click on the big red button away! And, honestly: who can resist clicking on a big red button?! Giveaway Winner In the previous blog post, I started something...

May 16, 2017

Starling Handbook: Pre-Launch Giveaway

First things first: the Starling Handbook is finally ready! W00t! Do you remember? If not, I can’t blame you: it’s been quite a while since I announced it in this blog post. In a nutshell, this book is going to be the official “bible” for all Starling developers, with lots...

December 20, 2016

The Starling Manual

For many of you, the holiday season is coming up. You’ll meet your loved ones, unwrap a present or two and hopefully have some time for yourself, maybe read a book? While I can’t give you the Starling Handbook quite yet (it’s going to be out sometime in Q1 2017),...

September 30, 2016

Preview: The Starling Handbook

UPDATE May 2017: In the meantime, the Starling Handbook is available! Find out all about it here. Do you know the feeling? When you’re extremely familiar with a library or framework, it suddenly steps out of the way, allowing you to focus completely on your actual application. That’s when you...

September 30, 2016

Starling 2.1

The last Starling release, version 2.0, left almost no stone unturned. You can imagine that I was quite anxious about how everything would work once it was out in the wild! Would the new API really move your projects to the next level — or would it crumble once confronted...

April 28, 2016

The Road to Starling 2

Here’s another quick update for all Starling developers — no worries, I’ll keep it short today! Starling 2.0.1 First of all, I wanted to tell you that I just released the maintenance release 2.0.1 on GitHub, which fixes a few minor issues that were reported during the last couple of...