Under the Radar

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

#72: Selling Apps

March 22nd, 2017 · 29 minutes

Building apps with acquisition in mind, calculating your app's valuation, and what to expect in a sale.


#71: Apps as Annuities

March 17th, 2017 · 29 minutes

Accumulating a portfolio of apps that provide long-term income with minimal maintenance.


#70: The Hacks We Ship

March 8th, 2017 · 29 minutes

The difference between good and bad hacks, and some glorious hacks we've shipped in our apps.


#69: Features You Don't Want

March 2nd, 2017 · 29 minutes

Adding features to your app that you don't want or won't use in order to satisfy requests or reach new markets.


#68: Overcast 3

February 22nd, 2017 · 29 minutes

Some of the challenges and decisions that led to the newly released Overcast 3.


#67: Dealing with Old Code

February 16th, 2017 · 29 minutes

Maintaining, testing, and modernizing old apps.


#66: State of Swift

February 10th, 2017 · 29 minutes

Where we are on our gradual conversion to Swift programmers.


#65: Getting Sherlocked

February 2nd, 2017 · 28 minutes

Preparing for and reacting to Apple implementing your app's core functionality themselves.


#64: App Store Reviews, Redux

January 26th, 2017 · 29 minutes

The potential impacts of the new "rate this app" API and our upcoming ability to respond to App Store reviews.


#63: Missing Skills

January 19th, 2017 · 28 minutes

Experiences and skills we lack by being indie developers, and whether our career path may ever include them.