April 28th, 2018 | 1 hr 49 mins
This week we are joined by Marin Todorov to discuss his new book and apps. We follow up on Flight School's meaning, an iPad screen protector vendor leaks the 2018 model, downloading your Google profile and Marin relays European ISP experiences. The last Apple Watch boutique is closing. We also follow up on Susan Kare: the woman who gave the Mac its smile. We discuss the new trade-in program with Apple GiveBack, Daisy: Apple’s new iPhone-recycling robot, FoundationDB is Open Source and Marin's book - Realm: Building Modern Swift Apps with Realm Database. Picks: 5 Useful 3D Touch Features for iPhone, Snipetty, Bringing Objective-C to the Amiga, How to build your own Alexa skills with the new Alexa Blueprints, Xcode Treasures: Master the Tools to Design, Build, and Distribute Great Apps, Mixpanel v. 3.3.0 - opt in/out at run time
August 12th, 2017 | 1 hr 46 mins
a new hope, aliens, coreml, edgar wright, fireside.io, george lucas, harry potter, homekit, iot, not there yet, objective-c, picasso, playgrounds, podcasting, realm, seattle, security, star wars, starbucks, touch bar, watchos 4
We start in on Apple's lightening of HomeKit requirements for manufacturers. We discuss iOS features that haven't been widely reported on. We look at the watchOS 4's frontmost app state and Joe Cieplinski's post on designing of the Touch Bar. Picks: CoreML Helpers, Objective-C Playgrounds, Realm Academy.
January 27th, 2017 | 1 hr 43 mins
admob, air pods, android auto, apple pay, apple ui design, carplay, chad heard, colorsync, fabric, iad, jp simard, marin todorov, open source, realm, skstorereviewcontroller, super bowl, tostitos, uicollectionview, uitableview, vector graphics
This week we follow up on replacements to Fabric and iAd, as well as ColorSync Manager and CarPlay delays in auto manufacturing. We also touch on Find My AirPods and Apple Pay. We delve into the upcoming ability to respond to reviews and the SKStoreReviewController. We examine the case for deprecating UITableView replacing it with UICollectionView. Picks: Realm Word Tour, Limited Edition Super Bowl Tostitos, Apple UI Design Resources, using vector graphics in apps, 33 iOS open source libraries that will dominate 2017.