Perfect, SwiftyGPIO and Unique Uses for Swift

I’ve been spending a lot of time working with Swift lately. I’ll be teaching another class in January and likely others in coming months as well. As a result I’ve been putting a lot of effort into learning as much as I can in my spare time. To keep things interesting, I’ve been researching alternative uses for Swift beyond iOS and macOS.

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3D Printed Guns Will Soon Be Legal In The USA

This is quite possibly the most dangerous thing the Trump administration has done and there is barely a peep about it online. The end of any chance at reasonable gun legislation.

Beginning on 1 August, Americans can download a blueprint for and print,?3-D guns thanks, in part,?to a court ruling and a settlement by Donald Trump?s State Department.

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/3d-guns-print-trump-administration-online-code-cost-fees-a8460811.html

Hilton Falls Hike

I’ve been slowly working on getting my daughter interested in the outdoors this spring. I’m hoping to take her camping for the first time near the end of the summer. We purchased her first sleeping bag this week and she’s absolutely ecstatic about it.

I found out about Hilton Falls a few weeks ago when looking for short hikes that a 3-year-old could accomplish. They have a really nice waterfall and there is a fire pit nearby that the public is welcome to come and cook food on. I had packed some hot dogs and crescent rolls for pigs in a blanket as well as some s’mores cones I also wanted to try out Geocaching, which seems like a really fun thing to do with kids.

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