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From side-gigging to full time, both Daves explore their journeys in the world of independent iOS development
Episode 47: A bad week for some...
December 7th, 2017
39 mins 21 secs
bug, december 2nd, iphone 10, iphone x, qa, root bug, software
Apple's bad week and Dave's new iPhone X
Episode 46: Search Ads: Round Two
November 30th, 2017
33 mins 34 secs
app store, indie, indie dev, ios, online marketing, ppc, search ads, swift, xcode
Dave Nott revisits search ads, makes a YouTube video and replaces his laptop battery.
Episode 45: Shifting Gears
November 23rd, 2017
24 mins 28 secs
development, indie dev, ios dev, objective c, software development, swift, xcode
Shifting gears and knowing how to know when you're done
Episode 44: When To Ask For Money
November 16th, 2017
40 mins 6 secs
ads, app store, asking for money, business, business models, freemium, in app purchase, indie dev, ios, monetisation, monetise, paid up front, xcode
How, and when to ask your users for money.
Episode 43: iPhone X Hands On
November 9th, 2017
47 mins 46 secs
iphone 8, iphone 8 plus, iphone ten, iphone x, qi
Discussion after we both got some hands on time with the iPhone X
Episode 42: State of the Mac
November 2nd, 2017
30 mins 38 secs
high sierra, imac pro, mac, mac os, mac pro, macbook pro, os x
We discuss how we feel the Mac is doing in 2017
Episode 41: The Skills We Lack
October 26th, 2017
33 mins 31 secs
indie, indie dev, ios dev, marketing, support, xcode
We explore how being an indie developer is more than just coding and submitting to the App Store.
Episode 40: Voice Assistants & Home Automation
October 19th, 2017
38 mins 26 secs
alexa, amazon, amazon music, apple music, echo, echo dot, echo look, echo plus, homepod, siri
How we think the HomePod might stack up against the Echo(s) and what we'd want (as iOS devs) from our talking cylinders.
Episode 39: Apple Watch Thoughts
October 12th, 2017
43 mins 8 secs
apple watch, cellular apple watch, watchos
It's an exciting time for the Apple Watch, with new hardware and a new OS, we ask ourselves where the device fits in our personal lives, and how we're seeing it as a platform for our apps.
Episode 38: App Architecture
October 5th, 2017
coding, dev, development, indie, indie dev, ios 11, mvc, mvvm, objective c, swift, viper, xcode
This week we discuss different architectures and methodologies for structuring our apps
Episode 37: iPhone 8 Hands On
September 28th, 2017
43 mins 11 secs
ios 11, iphone, iphone 8, iphone 8 plus, iphone x, readlyst
Dave Nott goes to an Apple Store and Dave Wood is enjoying using the iPhone X (in the simulator...)
Episode 36: Ex...wait, no...Ten
September 21st, 2017
50 mins 17 secs
apple park, apple tv, apple watch, cellular apple watch, iphone 8, iphone 8 plus, iphone ten, iphone x, lte apple watch, qi, steve jobs theatre
Having had some time to reflect, this week we discuss our thoughts on each of the major products announced at the keynote last week.
Episode 35: Thoughts on iOS 11
September 14th, 2017
26 mins 50 secs
arkit, augmented reality, heif, hvec, ios 11, xcode
Putting the new phones to one side, this week we discuss the software that will be running on them and how we feel it will improve our experience with our devices.
Episode 34: BONUS EPISODE (Spoiler Alert): Post Leak / Pre Keynote Discussion
September 11th, 2017
18 mins 47 secs
gm, gm leak, ios 11, ios 11 gm, iphone 8, iphone event, iphone x, keynote, leak
SPOILER ALERT! Recorded Sunday 10th September, we discuss how things stand before Tuesdays keynote in light of the recent GM leak.