September 12, 2013

MIT Building E51 Room 325

Approximately 10 + 9 + 7 = 26 attendees


CocoaConf coming to Boston!  October 25-26, 2013.  Michael GorbachDaniel Jalkut, and T.J. Usiyan are speaking.

SecondConf in Chicago, September 27-29, 2013.

Çingleton in Montreal, October 11-13, 2013.

MacTech conference in Los Angeles, November 6-8, 2013.  Gwynne Raskind is speaking.

NSCoder Boston shutting down.


  • Brian Partridge gave a recap of 360iDev.
  • Randy Dailey from Localytics gave us a run-through of Localytics, an app analytics service.
  • Erik Price gave a Reactive Cocoa followup.  He's been using it extensively and has real-world experience to report.
  • Discussion of Apple's recent announcements (iPhone 5s, 5c, free iWork/iPhoto/iMovie for iOS, 64-bit iOS, and Apple TV SDK).  (Only kidding on that last one.) 
  • We have two great give-aways too.  First up is a free ticket to CocoaConf/Boston for anyone who hasn't yet bought a ticket (Congrats ).  Also a free copy of JetBrains' AppCode (Congrats ), or one of several other JetBrains products.


What's new in OpenGL ES 3.0?  (Nobody knows…)

  • Massachusetts Sales Tax on Computer and Software Services - update

New Massachusetts sales tax on Computer and Software Services.  FAQ at

---Mitch's notes

Something to show agenda on second screen.  Might need HDMI or VGA on side desk.  Edit from regular chair though…  Google Presentations?