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

#264: Scaling Support

March 15th, 2023 · 29 minutes

Strategies for self-help channels in your app to minimize support email.

#263: Pedometer++ 5.0

March 1st, 2023 · 29 minutes

A huge update to Pedometer++ including a complete UI rewrite and significant new features.

#262: Managing Change

February 16th, 2023 · 29 minutes

Taking risks to move an old app forward.

#261: A Vacation to the Basement

February 1st, 2023 · 29 minutes

The benefits of a work-"vacation" and the discipline of shipping.

#260: Subscription School

January 18th, 2023 · 29 minutes

Understanding subscription metrics and the inherent limits they impose.

#259: Plans for the Season

January 9th, 2023 · 29 minutes

Our plans for the first half of this year, which may include the launch of a new platform from Apple.

#258: A Less-Cloudy Outlook

December 22nd, 2022 · 29 minutes

Abandoning the CloudKit plan for Overcast in light of new information.

#257: Working in Public

December 9th, 2022 · 29 minutes

How publishing our processes and open-sourcing our code help us build our skills, clarify our thoughts, and produce better outcomes.

#256: Optimizing Paywalls

November 21st, 2022 · 29 minutes

Refining and improving the most boring and rudimentary experiences in our apps, and testing variations on Widgetsmith's paywall.

#255: The Discontinuity Principle

November 9th, 2022 · 29 minutes

Considerations for feature removals in the context of the Overcast website player.