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

#182: Ambitions, Goals, and Themes

January 8th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Making plans, setting goals, and setting guidelines for decision-making — and, taking a page from our friends at Cortex, our chosen themes for 2020.

#181: Supporting The Previous OS

December 24th, 2019 · 29 minutes

Revisiting the decision to go iOS 13-only with Overcast, and the pros and cons of potentially re-adding support for iOS 12.

#180: Shortcuts & Harnesses

December 11th, 2019 · 29 minutes

Time-saving tips and tricks, and the value of test-harness mini-apps during development.

#179: Silent Updates

November 27th, 2019 · 29 minutes

If you ship a major update, but don't announce it anywhere, does it make a sound?

#178: 16-inch MacBook Pro

November 13th, 2019 · 29 minutes

A huge update to the computer that most of you are probably using.

#177: Operating in a Hostile Environment

October 30th, 2019 · 0 minutes

Energy logs, API-misuse terminations, and other unexpected ways our apps crash due to system policy enforcement.

#176: That's Great, Apple, But…

October 18th, 2019 · 29 minutes

Gather around the campfire as Uncle Dave tells the tale of how the conditions formed for today's App Store subscription scams.

#175: Moon++

October 3rd, 2019 · 29 minutes

David's new app, Moon++, and experiences working with SwiftUI and the standalone App Store on the Apple Watch.

#174: Always-On Apple Watch

September 18th, 2019 · 29 minutes

New possibilities for users and developers opened up by the always-on screen of the Apple Watch Series 5.

#173: Summer Report Card

September 4th, 2019 · 29 minutes

Our summers turned out very differently than we had planned.