Matt Brown

Thoughts on programming, media, parenting and life.

Review: Luigi's Mansion 3

12 March 2020

My wife and I purchased this game for my daughter this past Christmas, but she's still young and it sat unplayed for a few months. It was okay though; if you've seen my Steam library, then you know I'm not one to judge. I had not played any other games in the series, but this new title already had a mountain of solid reviews since it released at the end of October. Still, I expected a relatively short, simple and colorful world for children, but I honestly wasn't prepared for just how enjoyable it would turn out.

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My macOS Setup

31 October 2019

Earlier this month, Apple released macOS 10.15 Catalina, which brought many large changes such as support solely for 64-bit applications and SideCar support, allowing the use of an iPad as an external monitor. Because of such large changes, I felt it was a good time for a fresh install on all my devices and an opportunity to track the install process and various apps I use regularly.

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iOS UI Automation

30 September 2018

Over the past year, while working as a mobile QA engineer, I’ve learned a lot about the software development industry. Ultimately however, this role is a stepping stone in my journey to becoming an iOS developer and I’m fortunate that it has provided opportunities to directly utilize the many things I’m learning throughout that process. To that effect, this month’s dump is all about iOS UI automation.

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Hello, World!

17 September 2018

For some time now, I’ve wanted to have a place where I can gather thoughts, share knowledge and post interesting stuff. I’d like to try and commit to a monthly tech dump (for lack of a better term), although it may not always be related to programming. Otherwise, I may submit game reviews, share videos, or just record general tidbits about life and parenting. We’ll see what it turns into.

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