I've come to realise that mobile app development is too difficult for beginner programmers, but it can be made simpler.
Folder Music is a music player for BlackBerry that allows the user to browser their music by folders, rather than by artist/album/etc.
House4Hack Smart House Access Control app lets you open the gate and front door at the House4Hack hackerspace in Centurion, South Africa, once authorised.
I developed the Robert's Birds Android app, a niche app for professional bird-watchers. It features over 1Gb of high-quality data for Southern African birds that can be searched or browsed, even on a low-end device.
The gr8signal app tracks and maps cellphone signal coverage in South Africa.
I won the MOMO Joburg "Changing the world through innovation" competition, as well as the Mobile Web Africa 2012 app competition, with the BluMote project!
MakerDroid (previously Paint3d) is an app you can use to draw out a 2D shape that will then get extruded into a 3D shape, which you can then print out as a physical object using a 3D printer.
Simple Zulu is a simple flash-card app to teach you Zulu words, that I
Due to my lack of availability, or the fact that I only freelance, I get asked a lot about whether or not there are other local Android developers that clients …
I thought I'd run through the important online services I use, in case it will be of benefit to other freelancers.
I built an Android accessory using an Arduino. It's a charging dock and notification light, among other things.
Here is a list of some of my favourite apps that should give newbies a fresh perspective on the capabilities of their new device.
Current state of the 200sx site:
- The 200SX site has now found a new home, with Riekert in charge. The forum has been upgraded to phpBB3, so the URL has …
I wrote the first versions of the Android app "Fancy" for thingd which included a honeycomb-optimized tablet version.
I started the Nissan 200SX owner's club of South Africa back in 2003, and it is still an active club.
In the quest for a mind-blowing home theatre experience, I experimented with two projectors and planned out my custom-built sound system. It turned out better than I thought!
SmsFu is my first Android app, written back in 2010. It automatically silences notifications from spammers!
eFlatz.com was a social networking site I built to allow people within complexes/apartments/suburbs to communicate with one another and their body corporate.
Cred is a mico-payment gateway built in Ruby on Rails, with a fully-documented REST API and Wordpress plugin, to allow content publishers to charge small amounts for their content.