From development and design to marketing and support, Under the Radar is all about independent app development. It's never longer than 30 minutes.



Latest Episodes

#201: Widgetsmith

September 29th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Dave's app is number one in the App Store! We explore the mind-bending scale and perspective of such a defining moment in an indie developer's career.

#200: Time Flies

September 16th, 2020 · 29 minutes

What Apple's event and iOS 14's timing means for us.

#199: Spending Dan Riccio’s 2020 Battery Surplus

September 2nd, 2020 · 29 minutes

Our second-annual wishlist for how we hope this fall's Apple hardware spends the efficiency gains from another year of technological progress.

#198: Store Wars

August 20th, 2020 · 29 minutes

How Epic vs. Apple might affect developers like us.

#197: iOS 14 Privacy Disclosures

August 6th, 2020 · 29 minutes

The new App Store privacy disclosures and tracking-permission prompt in iOS 14.

#196: Not-So-Secret Plans

July 21st, 2020 · 29 minutes

What we're working on so far this summer, and why we're not keeping it secret.

#195: Apple's Grand Vision of the Future

July 8th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Adapting to the continued consolidation of Apple's platforms and frameworks.

#194: WWDC 2020

June 24th, 2020 · 29 minutes

How the online-only format of WWDC 2020 is working out in practice, and how quickly we plan to adopt the new APIs.

#193: Unproductivity

June 10th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Putting mental health above productivity during challenging times.

#192: Backporting

May 27th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Using compatibility shims and abstractions to gain some of the newest APIs' benefits on previous OS versions.