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

#134: WWDC Tips

May 30th, 2018 · 29 minutes

Packing, preparation, and logistical tips for a happy, healthy, and productive WWDC.

#133: Collective Bargaining

May 25th, 2018 · 29 minutes

The challenge of trying to form a union or other collective action group for developers.

#132: Accessibility

May 16th, 2018 · 28 minutes

Considering accessibility as part of usability, and testing with the most common iOS accessibility APIs.

#131: Dot-App and Microsoft's 95%

May 10th, 2018 · 29 minutes

Whether you need one of the new .app domains, and the ramifications of Microsoft's lower app-store commissions.

#130: Lightning Round V

May 3rd, 2018 · 28 minutes

Lessons from Android's success, hot new things from past WWDCs that didn't pan out, and trying to improve or avoid social problems with our apps.

#129: Lightning Round IV

April 27th, 2018 · 29 minutes

Planning out our apps before writing any code, deciding which ideas NOT to pursue, a converged "Marzipan" world, and accessibility.

#128: Lightning Round III: Servers

April 19th, 2018 · 29 minutes

In our third Q&A episode, we address the many questions we received about running servers.

#127: Lightning Round II

April 13th, 2018 · 29 minutes

Our second-ever Q&A episode, including questions on React Native, reusable code vs. duplication, learning beyond Hello World, and the art of packing lightly for travel.

#126: Retention

April 5th, 2018 · 29 minutes

The fast drop-off of typical usage over time, and how to improve our customer-retention rates.

#125: Privacy Policies and GDPR

March 29th, 2018 · 29 minutes

Minimizing the collection and storage of your users' personal data, and high-level strategies to think about in the dawn of the EU's new GDPR law.