From development and design to marketing and support, Under the Radar is all about independent app development. It's never longer than 30 minutes.
November 11th, 2016 · 28 minutes
Planning for annual events and marketing opportunities, and accommodating variable cycles of productivity.
November 3rd, 2016 · 29 minutes
The challenges of learning new languages, APIs, and tools, how we avoid facing these difficulties, and what drives us to overcome them.
October 27th, 2016 · 29 minutes
Overcoming fears of speaking at conferences, how much work it really takes, and deciding whether it's worthwhile.
October 21st, 2016 · 29 minutes
Responsibly shutting down a failed app.
October 13th, 2016 · 29 minutes
An overview of advertising terms, costs, and metrics, and getting started with App Store Search Ads for indie developers.
October 6th, 2016 · 29 minutes
Adopting techniques, tools, and APIs long after they've been introduced, with specific examples from Overcast's development.
September 29th, 2016 · 29 minutes
Choosing a database or scheme for local data storage, including Core Data, SQLite, property lists, JSON, user defaults, and NSURLCache.
September 23rd, 2016 · 29 minutes
When to require new iOS versions, and the real-world need for test devices.
September 15th, 2016 · 29 minutes
David's app income shifting to ads over time, and Overcast switching to ads.
September 8th, 2016 · 29 minutes
Ramifications of pruning very old apps from the App Store and cracking down on title-keyword spam.