CustomTypeOne Blog

  • What's for dinner? Microwaved Omnipod!

    I debated on taking over/under bets on how many times I would use the word "Microwave" on Facebook groups today. So far, it stands at 5. Then I had...
  • Omnipod 5 Live Brain Stream

    I have been jotting down notes about Omnipod 5 every time a new thought hits me. This feels a bit like blindly splattering paint all over my brain ...
  • iOS Shortcuts for Dexcom and Pod Reminders

    One of the great features in Nightscout is the ability to track pod/cannula and dexcom sensor changes to receive reminders of when they need chang...
  • Omnipod 5: Snoop, Termites, and Otis Redding

    A Top 5 is in order now that we have been using Omnipod 5 for a full month. Read on for the highlights. 1. Zoolander: "There must be an ON but...
  • Day 10: A quick data dump

    It has been almost 2 weeks on Omnipod 5, so I wanted to give you a short update with some data that is intentionally sparse on deep thoughts, anima...
  • Puppies, Rainbows, and Black Swans

    I’m not quite ready to share the day to day graphs and learnings until we have a little more time on Omnipod 5. But I imagine you mostly want to kn...
  • Day 1 aka S#%@ Happens

    Omnipod 5 Day 1 has officially started and it began with a Lemony Snicket's Series of Unfortunate Events of Thai fried rice, a few gallons of insul...
  • Omnipod 5: Hibachi Delay

    I was shocked that it only took 5 days from requesting Omnipod 5 at the endo appointment until it arrived in the mail. It was only 3 days if you do...
  • Omnipod 5

    At her endo appointment last week, my daughter decided to give Omnipod 5 a try. She has been Looping for 3.5 years on Eros originally and Dash sinc...
  • Announcing Sugar Pixel

    I'm excited to finally announce a project I've been working on for quite some time. It's almost at a finished functional testing phase, so it's tim...
  • Loop Tips: #1 Mac Basics

    This is the first in a new tutorial series to help all of you understand more details behind what you're doing with MacOS, Terminal, Xcode, and more. This first video covers some Mac Basics such as Screenshots, Spotlight, Freeing Hard Drive Space, and more.
  • Loop Follow Beta Testing

    Loop Follow is available to install via Test Flight on iOS devices without building it yourself. Submit the form below and then install Test Flight...