The Podcast

Join Dru and Janie as they discuss every aspect of app development with well-known characters from the developer community. Primarily focusing on Apple technology, but with the occasional dip into other platforms. Find out more at



      Large Mobile Dev Teams and The Android Avalanche – Podcast S07 E13

      In our season 7 finale, Dru and Janie bring back Capital One's Louie de la Rosa to talk about working with large mobile development teams and then Razeware's Joe Howard opens up the gates on the Android Avalanche.



      MVVM and CoreML – Podcast S07 E12

      In this episode Dru and Janie welcome back Arthur Mayes to discuss some new tools and how and when to use them. Arthur explains MVVM, then Janie 'gives us some computer learning' for CoreML.


       2018-03-12  41m

      GameplayKit and Localisation – Podcast S07 E11

      In this episode Independent Creative Professional Tammy Coron returns with Dru and Janie to dive into GameplayKit and then Dru talks about the importance and tricks of localising your apps.


       2018-02-26  40m

      Playgrounds 2 and Animation Overview – Podcast S07 E10

      In this episode Keith Moon returns to talk with Janie and Dru about the changes in Swift Playgrounds 2 and then Janie orients us on the hows and whys of adopting animation.


       2018-02-12  40m

      Debugging and Historical Nerd Off – Podcast S07 E09

      In this episode Mark Dalrymple returns to talk with Dru and Janie about Debugging techniques and then Dru and Mark lead Janie on a Nerdtastic journey into Ye Olde Days of programming on Apple Platforms.


       2018-01-29  39m

      Unity and ShaderKit – Podcast S07 E08

      In this episode Independent Creative Professional Tammy Coron joins Dru and Janie to talk about her transition from SpriteKit and Scene Kit to developing with Unity, and then Janie introduces us to ShaderKit.


       2018-01-15  39m

      Open Source Swift, Raspberry Pi, and Firebase – Podcast S07 E07

      In this episode Louie de la Rosa from Capital One joins Dru and Janie to talk about Open Swift applications on the server and the Raspberry Pi, and then Janie braves the world of Firebase.


       2018-01-04  40m

      The Swift Concurrency Manifesto Part 2, and Drag and Drop – Podcast S07 E06

      In this episode Ben DiFrancesco from ScopeLift returns to join Dru and Janie to continue the concurrency discussion with a look at the Actor Model for the Swift Language and then Dru takes a look at the new Drag and Drop functionality introduced for iOS 11.


       2017-12-11  39m

      Special Thanksgiving Episode – Podcast S07 E05

      In this episode Janie and Dru chat about the wide selection of books on and help you get ready for the holidays with a special Black Friday deal.


       2017-11-22  15m

      Swift-ObjC API Exchange and NSTouchBar – Podcast S07 E04

      In this episode Keith Moon a contract iOS Developer from London joins Janie and Dru to discuss designing interfaces that work seamlessly with Swift and Objective-C. Then Dru takes a dive back into Mac programming to look at NSTouchBar.


       2017-11-14  42m