How to add a pin to embedded map

Part one of this section on MapKits showed how to embed a map and place a floating toolbar for switching the map views, however it didn’t cover how to drop the pin where you wanted it. Create the Object First lets create a new NSObject for the place mark. Let’s call it ‘PlaceMark’ PlaceMark.h #import…

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How to embed a map on the iPhone

In the first of a few posts I intend to make I’ll demonstrate some examples using the iPhone SDK. This example will demonstrate how to embed a map, using the MKMapKit framework inside a UIView using the iPhone SDK. Note you must be using iPhone OS 3.0 or higher for this to work. The ultimate…

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The nasty side of Twitter

For most Twitter is a fantastic communication tool. ¬†The way in which any one can follow anyone else and follow their stream of Tweets is exactly what makes Twitter the success that it is. ¬†Unfortunately this level of openness is not without it’s pit falls. I’ve been following @KirstieMAllsopp for a while now, in case…

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