Rapture In Venice, LLC – John Blanco

:: Freelance iOS and Xamarin Development


So My First Week Being Self-Employed Is Over…

I’ve been a professional software developer since 1998 when I took my first job at InfoBeat helping to build out the great set of email services that, well, have been sold off so many times they seem kinda spammy now. For 14 years I’ve been continuously employed with Exactis, Qubit Technology, CorAccess Systems, InsureWorx, EffectiveUI, […]



Trying to Invent the iPad — Back in 2001

One of my clients is headed to CES in a few short days with some Rapture In Venice software in tow (in progress right now!) and it’s reminded me of my last experience with CES. It happened back in 2001… Back then, I worked for a company called Qubit Technology. I’d left InfoBeat the year […]


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Is Good Code Impossible?

Commercial-quality code. Huh. That’s pretty funny.


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