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

#205: We Got a Raise

November 25th, 2020 · 29 minutes

How the M1 Macs are game-changers for developers, and our thoughts on the lower fees from the App Store Small Business Program.

#204: Adopting SwiftUI

November 9th, 2020 · 29 minutes

The continued challenges of modernizing Overcast with Swift and SwiftUI, and deciding whether to rewrite Objective-C components in Swift.

#203: Modernizing Overcast

October 28th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Refactoring and rewriting the foundations of a 6-year-old Objective-C codebase using Swift and modern APIs.

#202: The Calm After The Storm

October 14th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Settling into a baseline, leaving no room to be undercut, and where Widgetsmith goes from here.

#201: Widgetsmith

September 29th, 2020 · 29 minutes

Dave's app is number one in the App Store! We explore the mind-bending scale and perspective of such a defining moment in an indie developer's career.

#200: Time Flies

September 16th, 2020 · 29 minutes

What Apple's event and iOS 14's timing means for us.

#199: Spending Dan Riccio’s 2020 Battery Surplus

September 2nd, 2020 · 29 minutes

Our second-annual wishlist for how we hope this fall's Apple hardware spends the efficiency gains from another year of technological progress.

#198: Store Wars

August 20th, 2020 · 29 minutes

How Epic vs. Apple might affect developers like us.

#197: iOS 14 Privacy Disclosures

August 6th, 2020 · 29 minutes

The new App Store privacy disclosures and tracking-permission prompt in iOS 14.

#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.