Core Intuition

A podcast about indie software development for the Mac, iOS and other Apple technologies.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 44m. Bisher sind 439 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich

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Episode 436: It’s Safe To Join The Club

Manton and Daniel react to the anti-Apple Coalition for App Fairness, and its questionable citation of a quotation from Daniel's Twitter account. They talk about the potential merit of this coalition in increasing pressure on Apple to make changes to the App Store, and the likelihood it will serve as a haven for smaller developers who are impacted by Apple's policies.



Episode 435: I Don’t Drop My Phone

Daniel catches up with Manton's flirtation with Android, discovering that his recent iPhone shattering has put that temptation to the test. They react to Apple's latest announcements of updated Apple Watch and iPad, and consider the visability of the new Apple One subscription bundle.



Episode 434: A Profitable Campaign

Manton and Daniel review Daniel’s experiences as his first podcasting sponsorship airs, and they talk more generally about being willing to “sink money” as part of a learning process in business. Manton talks about his interest in developing for Android, and we lament the increasing feeling that we need to hedge our bets against being "all-in with Apple."



Episode 433: It’s Like A New Project

Daniel and Manton talk about Sunlit 3 shipping, and whether/when a Catalyst version might be available for Mac. Daniel reveals that he is dipping his toe into podcast marketing, reserving a substantial 8 episodes of ads on two podcasts. Finally, they reflect on the value of choosing to support other businesses during the pandemic.



Episode 432: Clean It Up And Fix It

Manton talks about the latest updates to Sunlit, his photo-blogging app for Daniel talks about getting closer 1.0 with Black Ink for iOS.


 2020-08-24  37m

Extra Intuition 8: Maintenance Is Important

Manton and Daniel talk about Manton's recent home repairs, and the virtues of fixing up your home BEFORE you sell or move out.


 2020-08-16  12m

Episode 431: This Is A Snowball

Daniel and Manton talk about Apple's latest developer PR quagmire: the removal of Fortnite from the App Store, and Epic's subsequent lawsuits against both Apple and Google.


 2020-08-14  28m

Episode 430: A Little Bit Of Controversy

Manton and Daniel talk about Sunlit 3, and Manton's decision to make it open source. They discuss the pros and cons of managing an open source project. Daniel talks about his efforts to convert his iOS app Swish from OpenGL to Metal, so it can run with Catalyst. Finally, they talk about Charlie Monroe’s developer credentials being disabled by Apple “erroneously.”


 2020-08-08  42m

Episode 429: You Have Shipped It

Daniel ships MarsEdit 4.4, and talks with Mantonb about taking stock of bugs and examining the anxiety around shipping updates. They look forward to MarsEdit 5, Black Ink for iOS, and the potential business models Daniel might adopt. They talk about learning to disregard unhelpful criticism, and prioritizing survival as an indie over trying to please everybody.


 2020-07-31  31m

Episode 428: Nope, Nope, Nope

Manton and Daniel talk about Twitter's massive security breach, and scrutinize CEO Jack Dorsey’s public image in the wake of it. Daniel wonders whether Twitter’s idealistic employees could be more empowered by another leader, while Manton points out that in any case they are not. Finally, they catch each other up with progress reports on MarsEdit and feature enhancements.


 2020-07-18  35m