Grant Isom

Next Chapter

Starting back in July, I made the next move in my personal career. After meeting with one of my good friends, Alek, I decided to follow him to another Kansas City company, Illuminate. The one thing I …

Using Safari to Inspect Web Views in iOS Simulators & Devices

This week I wanted to talk about how to use Safari’s Developer Tools with Simulators or iOS devices in Safari or in your application’s web views. This is something that can be extremely helpful when …

My Top 17 Apps for Mobile Developers in 2020

As a mobile developer, having the right tools and setup on your machine can become a massive time saver and boost your productivity especially over time. While a lot of your development environment …

2019 Playlists

Here is a list of what I listened to throughout the past year.

WWDC 2019, In Review

I still cannot get over this week, from the awesome announcements, great sessions, labs, and all the amazing friends I made. I feel totally reenergized to bring back all this knowledge to my team and …

WWDC Day 4

Tired Morning, More Sessions and Meetups Another day full of sessions, great lunch discussions with Apple Education, and Accessibility labs reviewing our HealtheLife App. I am just overwhelmed with …

WWDC Day 3

Another Day of Sessions, Labs, and Buying Swag The majority of the second day was spent in more labs, sessions, and not being able to control my impulses buying swag. I had some awesome conversations …

WWDC Day 2

Starting the Day with Aaptiv The second day started with a morning HIIT workout with a audio workout app, Aaptiv. The workout was fun in a super cool venue and was another great way to meet people and …

WWDC Day 1

Arriving in San Jose I got into San Jose late Sunday night and pretty much when straight to bed. The Fairmont has been amazing so far and is close to the conference which is nice. Registration and Pre …

ListWithMe, Creating an iMessage-only Application

Over the past month, I built a small iMessage app that allows users to create editable lists in their conversations. The app itself is nothing too flashy, but it was something I hadn’t found a solid …

Playlists for the Seasons

Over the past 4-ish years I have made a playlist for each season as a way to keep track of my favorite songs. Below are links to all of the playlists so far: 2018 Winter ‘18 Fall ‘18 Summer ‘18 Spring …

Reading List for 2018

Starting with last year, I have been trying to keep track of the books I read throughout the year. Here is my list so far for this year! Perelandria by C.S. Lewis The Consolation of Philosophy by …