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

#116: The Going Indie Spreadsheet, Part 2

January 25th, 2018 · 29 minutes

A two-part crash course in starting an indie business. In part 2, we cover health insurance, retirement planning, professional services, and other common expenses.

#115: The Going Indie Spreadsheet, Part 1

January 18th, 2018 · 29 minutes

A two-part crash course in starting an indie business. In part 1, we cover business entities, taxes, and income.

#114: Platform Wish List for 2018

January 12th, 2018 · 29 minutes

What we're hoping to see from Apple's APIs and developer platforms in 2018.

#113: Grading the App Store in 2017

January 5th, 2018 · 29 minutes

How the App Store's 2017 changes have panned out so far, and our hopes for 2018.

#112: Ideal vs. Pragmatic

December 29th, 2017 · 28 minutes

Being pressured by users or reality into features or choices we don't think we should need to do.

#111: Universal Mac Apps?

December 21st, 2017 · 29 minutes

Considering the potential benefits and ramifications of the rumored unified app framework between macOS and iOS.

#110: Workouts++ 2.0 Launch Diary

December 14th, 2017 · 29 minutes

David keeps a diary of what the day was like while he launched Workouts++ 2.0. It didn't turn out exactly how he'd hoped.

#109: Search Ads in Practice

December 8th, 2017 · 29 minutes

Our experiences and best practices we've found for App Store Search Ads after a year of use, and whether to use the new Search Ads Basic.

#108: Punch-List Mode

November 30th, 2017 · 29 minutes

Getting from when you think it's 99% complete to being actually releasable.

#107: Free with Benefits

November 22nd, 2017 · 29 minutes

Possibilities for value when apps don't bring in money directly.