Danny Shmueli

A Programmer

CIDetector With Live Video - UIFacialGestuures

- - posted in ios

Making Facial Gestures or, Using CIDetector with Streaming Video

Since iOS7 Apple introduced new feature to the CIDetector, specifically smile and blinks detection.

I’ve wondered if i could “feed” it streaming video instead of static image and get make something like a live smile facial gesture be registered as an action on the device.

Here is a demo video of it:

Customized Ellipsis on UILabel

- - posted in ios

Ellipsis (plural ellipses) is a series of dots that usually indicates an intentional omission of a word, sentence, or whole section from a text without altering its original meaning.1

In UILabel ellipsis ‘…’ show up when text is to long to fit in label frame:

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Currenlty in UILabel there isn’t an easy way to customize the ellipses and change them to something like in Appstore reviews:

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My Process for Updating Octopress Theme

- - posted in git, octopress

TLDR: This is my general process of modifying code from Github (or other) that I use (could be an Octopress theme or a cocoapod or any other open source code one might use), all while maintaining the ability to update and contributing back (sometimes)…