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

#196: Not-So-Secret Plans

July 21st, 2020 · 29 minutes

What we're working on so far this summer, and why we're not keeping it secret.

#195: Apple's Grand Vision of the Future

July 8th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Adapting to the continued consolidation of Apple's platforms and frameworks.

#194: WWDC 2020

June 24th, 2020 · 29 minutes

How the online-only format of WWDC 2020 is working out in practice, and how quickly we plan to adopt the new APIs.

#193: Unproductivity

June 10th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Putting mental health above productivity during challenging times.

#192: Backporting

May 27th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Using compatibility shims and abstractions to gain some of the newest APIs' benefits on previous OS versions.

#191: Self-Imposed Constraints

May 13th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Imposing arbitrary limits on yourself to produce better projects.

#190: Custom Fonts

April 29th, 2020 · 29 minutes

The risks and rewards of using custom fonts, and how to implement them in a modern app.

#189: Watchsmith

April 15th, 2020 · 29 minutes

The launch of David's new app that pushes the boundaries of watchOS and finally makes our smartwatch faces actually smart.

#188: watchOS Business Prospects

April 2nd, 2020 · 29 minutes

The business side of Apple Watch app development in 2020.

#187: Uncertain Times

March 18th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Business decisions for app developers during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.