March 12, 2015

Presentations:
  • Bill Palin
    • Demo/discussion of OCR/Redaction tool
    • Tasseract OCR library: https://code.google.com/p/tesseract-ocr/
  • Brian King
    • RZAssemblage (under development) https://github.com/KingOfBrian/RZAssemblage
    • Also mentioned RZCollectionList https://github.com/Raizlabs/RZCollectionList
  • Marc Respass
    • Roaster (Coffee roasting log Mac app) https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/roaster/id836714521?mt=12
    • CoreData/UndoManager issue: Solution: NSManagedObjectContext processPendingChanges
Discussion:
  • Robert Goldberg - Neuroscientist
    • Neumitra - wearable tech https://neumitra.com
    • Galvanic skin response
    • Mission: “Quantify Brain Health for the World”
    • Neuma - https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/neuma/id857156888?mt=8
Announcements:
  • NSCoder Boston -- Thursday, March 19 -- 41 Winter Street in Boston

  • NSHappyHour -- Lobster Shanty in Salem on April 1 (Updated on 3/31 to reflect a change in venue.)

  • Next CocoaHeads meeting is here, in this room, on April 9

  • NSNorth - a conference at Fairmont Le Chateau Montebello, a five-star resort between Ottawa and Montreal. April 10-12.

  • CocoaConf has announced its Spring tour:

    • Chicago - March 27-28

    • Washington DC - April 10-11

    • Portland OR - May 8-9

    • Austin TX - May 22-23

  • Twitter Boston has a bunch of job openings.

Attendance: 10 + 7 + 11 = 28
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