Wet Dog Weather
25 APRIL 2022
We've been busy starting a new company! Weather has been a very reliable market for us at mousebird consulting. Our most prominent customers like Dark Sky and Carrot Weather are ho...
14 OCTOBER 2021
Version 3.4 is out and it is good. Wow does time ever fly. Seems like I was just writing about version, er, 3.2. We will not speak of 3.3. It's fine, we just won't speak of it. So ...
Mapbox Style Support
02 DECEMBER 2020
Here's a short note on Mapbox Style Sheet support in 2.6.5: It's waaaay better. I did some work for a client on MapTiler and Mapbox map sources. You get to benefit. Open source! Ma...
WhirlyGlobe-Maply 3.0 Integration & Housekeeping
10 NOVEMBER 2020
There are currently two github repos for WhirlyGlobe-Maply. The main one and the one for version 3.0. We're merging them. Version 3.0 was developed in private for sponsors and then...
We Can Display Your Mapbox Style Map
02 NOVEMBER 2020
When people think of us, most think of WhirlyGlobe. It's the iconic interface in weather apps like DarkSky and tons of aviation apps you'd only know if you're a pilot. But did you ...
Elevation / Synthetic Vision
20 MAY 2020
I’ve never been happy with elevation support in the toolkit. With the move to 3.0 and advances in mobile hardware, we can do much better. But before I dive in, a bit about terminol...
Vector Features / Mapbox Style Sheet Roadmap
19 MAY 2020
Mapbox Style Sheet support has been ported to Android! Look for it in 3.1. But this post is really about vector features and money. Let's dive in. Vector Maps You know what vector ...
Here There Be Dragons
18 MAY 2020
Everything newer than this post has been reprocessed for the new blog system. Everything older, not.