Monthly Archives - February 2019

My Favorite Cocoa

Other articles in this series: (1) Programming Blogs (2) Other Tech Blogs The end of the year is as good an occasion as any to list my favorite programming blogs and websites. You probably already know most of these but perhaps there are one or two sites that are new to you. Happy new year! Original Content NSBlog by Mike Ash Simply the best in-depth, low-level articles on Cocoa programming that I know of. Mike’s concise explanation of the ARM64 architecture and the corresponding changes in the [...]


Everything You Need to Know About Cocoa Butter

What exactly is cocoa butter? Cocoa butter might bring to mind decadent desserts like chocolate bars, fudge layer cake, and chocolate chip ice cream. Yet this tasty ingredient is also a staple in skin creams and other health and beauty products. Unlike the cocoa butter in your dessert, the one in your skin care regimen won’t make you gain weight. But can it improve your appearance? Cocoa butter is a type of fat that comes from cocoa beans. To harness cocoa [...]