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Weekly podcast discussing the latest updates, tools and events relevant to iOS app developers. I will also have a couple of reoccurring show sections to spread the word on fellow iOS developers doing fun and interesting things. On top of that I am working hard to do interviews with people relevant to iOS app developers. Think peers, teachers, bloggers who will have an open discussion with me so you can see what passion, hard work and a great community can do for your personal work and success.

Weekly podcast discussing the latest updates, tools and events relevant to iOS app developers. I will also have a couple of reoccurring show sections to spread the word on fellow iOS developers doing fun and interesting things. On top of that I am working hard to do interviews with people relevant to iOS app developers. Think peers, teachers, bloggers who will have an open discussion with me so you can see what passion, hard work and a great community can do for your personal work and success.

Location:

Netherlands

Description:

Weekly podcast discussing the latest updates, tools and events relevant to iOS app developers. I will also have a couple of reoccurring show sections to spread the word on fellow iOS developers doing fun and interesting things. On top of that I am working hard to do interviews with people relevant to iOS app developers. Think peers, teachers, bloggers who will have an open discussion with me so you can see what passion, hard work and a great community can do for your personal work and success.

Twitter:

@appforce1

Language:

English

Contact:

+31624350511


Episodes

Michael Flarup, The iOS App Icon Book and Northplay CEO

12/8/2021
Michael wrote a book on App Icons. The Kickstarter on this book ends on December 10. So get in there if there’s still time. He also runs a company called North Play. A graphic designer with many interests, who happened to create an awesome book on iOS app icons. The first thing an end user will likely see of your product as an app developer. The iOS App Icon BookMichael on Twitter: @flarupHis game studio: NorthplayPlease rate me on Apple Podcasts. Send me feedback on SpeakPipe Or contact...

Duration:00:45:58

Swift on Lambda while creating feature flags on CloudKit

12/7/2021
Some nice articles that might get you to think out of the box this week. Backpressure is a concept I pretty much have not thought about for years. And Sarun has a nice tip on dealing with inconsistent APIs. Result builders in Swift - The.Swift.DevUsing CloudKit for content hosting and feature flags | Rambo CodesCreate your first HTTP endpoint with Swift on AWS LambdaBackpressure in Combine | iOS DevelopmentHow to decode enums ignoring case in Swift Codable | SarunwWhat role do Tasks play...

Duration:00:12:58

Ulf Schwekendiek, Founder & CEO at Centered.app

12/1/2021
Ulf started Centered app. Before that he did tons of other things. Mostly he was involved with being part of or starting start-ups. It is a great story of an App developer growing way beyond his/her initial technical roots. Centered offers Flow Music & automated Productivity Coaching, Mono-Tasking, Do-Not-Disturb on Mac, Notification Blocking, Distraction Nudges and an elegant Task Management Dashboard. Also, give Centered app a try. You might really like it. More info on Centered.app <-...

Duration:00:54:42

Some SwiftUI and mostly boilerplate style code

11/29/2021
This week’s episode is mostly about SwiftUI. Adding DocC to an existing swift package – RhonabwyHow to Digitally Sign a PDF Using a YubiKey | PSPDFKitConfirmation Dialogs in SwiftUI - Replicating Apple's Reminders appMastering ProgressView in SwiftUI | Swift with MajidSwift actors: How do they work, and what kinds of problems do they solve? | Swift by SundellDonny on Monday Please rate me on Apple Podcasts. Send me feedback on SpeakPipe Or contact me through twitter Newsletter, sign...

Duration:00:12:53

Denise Nepraunig, working at Volkswagen to keep you connected to your car at all times

11/23/2021
Denise worked at SAP before joining CARIAD, a company within the Volkswagen Group. She works on the iOS app related to their ID line of car models. A great app keeping you connected to your car. She's also one of the maintainers of DeviceKit. You can connect with Denise online at Twitter @denisenepraunig Please rate me on Apple Podcasts. Send me feedback on SpeakPipe Or contact me through twitter Newsletter, sign up! My book: Being a Lead Software Developer Lead Software...

Duration:00:44:58

Just a quick one this week

11/22/2021
A really quick recording this week, enjoy this week’s articles. Checking if a SwiftUI View is in PreviewHow to make a macOS menu bar app | SarunwAsyncView – Asynchronous loading operations in SwiftUIComposition vs. Inheritance: code architecture solutions explained in SwiftBuilding a Blockchain in Swift (Intro) | by Felipe Ricieri | Kin + Carta Created | Nov, 2021 | Medium Donny Wals on Twitter Please rate me on Apple Podcasts. Send me feedback on SpeakPipe Or contact me through...

Duration:00:10:43

Tim Oliver, working on Bluetooth hardware integration at DriveMode

11/16/2021
Tim Oliver works on DriveMode, an interesting app with a Bluetooth hardware component. He also worked at Realm, yes the Core Data and SQLite alternative. He is originally from Australia, but for work he has been pretty much around the globe. You can find Tim: https://twitter.com/timoliverau https://timoliver.blog/More on DriveMode: https://twitter.com/drivemode This is an article Tim wrote: Getting started with Core Bluetooth Tim recommends this Ray Wenderlich tutorial and this old, but...

Duration:00:52:07

SwiftUI first impressions, happy birthdays, speaking at a conference

11/15/2021
First impressions and presenting at a conference. How cool is that? NSSpain is happening this week, and I am part of that. Now that's even cooler. First impressions of SwiftUI · Jesse SquiresAwaiting WebSockets in SwiftUIUsing count vs isEmpty to check whether a collection contains any elements | Swift by SundellSwift in DepthThe Defer Statement in Swift – SerialCoder.devDonny's monday morning Tweet. Come join me online at NSSpain, a 36 hour online conference. Please rate me on Apple...

Duration:00:11:02

Bobby Bobak, creator of coffee app Filtru

11/11/2021
Bobby created Filtru. A coffee app for iOS that helps you brew the perfect cup. Bobby sheds some light into what it takes to create an amazing cup of coffee. Along the way we touch upon Bluetooth smart scales and integration with those. Learn more about Filtru: https://filtru.coffee/ Follow Bobby on Twitter: https://twitter.com/bobek_balinek The smart scales we talked about are called Acaia, more info here: https://acaia.co/ If you want to have Testflight access to Filtru:...

Duration:01:06:05

SwiftUI Environments with curves and surfaces

11/9/2021
A bit later then usual, I’ll explain why in this episode. Just was unable to finish the last bits of processing last night and only just now I had the extra 10 minutes I needed to finish things. Enjoy this weeks episode here are this week’s links: SwiftUI: Displaying mathematical fractions | by coderExMachina | Nov, 2021 | MediumUnderstanding how and when SwiftUI decides to redraw views – Donny WalsA brief guide to effective onboarding for mobile engineering teams | BitriseCustom SwiftUI...

Duration:00:16:53

Tunde Adegoroye, Lead Software Developer and YouTuber

11/2/2021
Tunde was suggested to me by one of my previous guests. And boy was he right. It is amazing to just see what Tunde has achieved in such short time. Best part, he actually wanted to sell icecream when he was a kid.Lead Software Developer Learn best practices for being a great lead software developer. Support the show (https://pod.fan/appforce1)

Duration:01:02:57

Some handy steps on installing RBEnv and friends.

11/1/2021
Had a big day today. But Josh released a big video with blog post as well. So lots of good stuff again this week. This week's links: Dangerous Logging in Swift | Indie StackWhat's new in Xcode 13.2 beta 1 | FIVE STARSiOS How-to — Capture Touch Events Outside UIView Bounds | by Pete Smith | Zendesk Engineering | Oct, 2021 | MediumJosh’s M1 Mac Development Environment - homebrew, zsh, Ruby and python version managers | Josh HoltzdevMEremenko/XcodeBenchmark: XcodeBenchmark measures the...

Duration:00:13:54

Dmitry Bespalov, technical lead for Gnosis Safe

10/27/2021
Dmitry works on iOS and blockchain. An interesting combination if you ask me. He works as the tech lead on Gnosis Safe for iOS and also contributes to WalletConnect, an important bit functionality enabling mobile Web3 wallet interactions. You can learn more about Dmitry on: LinkedInTwitter: @_dmitrybespalovGithubPlease rate me on Apple Podcasts. Send me feedback on SpeakPipe Or contact me through twitter Newsletter, sign up! My book: Being a Lead Software Developer Lead Software...

Duration:00:47:27

Cool stuff going on, recorded this one super quickly

10/25/2021
I promised a double helping of links this week. And turns out there was a lot of things going on over the last two weeks. I specifically wont mention anything on the new Apple hardware since this is about the developer articles in my podcast. This week's links Khanlou | Download Progress With Awaited Network TasksWhat is a KeyPath in Swift | SarunwUnit Testing Weak References / Retain Cycles in SwiftHow to launch app not immediately but launch after waiting | Joohee Kim's BlogAbout Phantom...

Duration:00:15:40

Peter Friese, Developer Advocate at Google on the Firebase team

10/20/2021
Peter works as a Developer Advocate for Google’s Firebase platform. His focus is the iOS/Mac side of things. It is a role that has him doing all kinds of things all around the world. Mostly he works from his home office though. Peter on: https://peterfriese.dev/@peterfriesePlease rate me on Apple Podcasts. Send me feedback on SpeakPipe Or contact me through twitter Newsletter, sign up! My book: Being a Lead Software Developer Lead Software Developer Learn best practices for being a...

Duration:00:56:05

One year in review

10/18/2021
Listen in on me reflecting on the past year of podcasting. I share some of my thoughts on how I think things are going. As always feedback is welcome. Especially this week. Keep on listening I love it when you reach out to me. My podcasting gear. One of my favourite gadgets, an Atreus keyboard. This is CocoaHeadsNL. This Shure Beta 87A is high on my wishlist. Buzzsprout golobal platform, stats page. Please rate me on Apple Podcasts. Send me feedback on SpeakPipe Or contact me through...

Duration:00:20:05

Matteo Manferdini, teaches advanced iOS concepts.

10/13/2021
Listen in on my conversation with Matteo. He creates advances iOS courses. Being self employed teaching people is what he wanted to do. In his goals along his path into iOS development he seems to have always kept his current work in mind. Matteo's website: https://matteomanferdini.com/ Matteo's app website: https://www.purecreek.com/ Matteo on Twitter (He is active on Twitter often.) Please rate me on Apple Podcasts. Send me feedback on SpeakPipe Or contact me through...

Duration:00:43:22

A Kaleidoscope of topics this week

10/12/2021
A bit of a reflective episode. Some cringeworthy content even. Lots of people working hard in our community. Stuff about Actors, ifs and becoming profitable. Links of this week`s contents: Case study: Building a profitable app in 30 days | by Arthur Van SiclenJordi's content on GumroadShould every if statement has an else clause | SarunwHow Sendable Can Help in Preventing Data Races - Swift SenpaiNonisolated and isolated keywords: Understanding Actor isolationInspecting HTTP Traffic With...

Duration:00:16:57

Mihaela Mihaljevic Jakic, she loves to code and loves to go in depth on coding topics

10/7/2021
Mihaela and I got introduces on Clubhouse. I loved how she respectfully was able to tell people if they were wrong on many topics. Sometimes she was not subtle on purpose. But she has always been right. And that’s impressive. Learn more about Mihaela. I would love to meet her in person one day on a conference. You can find her on Twitter: @civeljahim Instant Potscooking videos Please rate me on Apple Podcasts. Send me feedback on SpeakPipe Or contact me through twitter Newsletter, sign...

Duration:00:46:09

Note taking, presenting and then solving crashes…

10/4/2021
Some deeper articles this month, but I am sure we will manage. Here are this week's links: Writing Effective Software Development Notes for Future YouHow I Prepare Presentations and Workshops | Bas’ BlogEXC_BAD_ACCESS crash error: Understanding and solving it - SwiftLeeAnalysis of CVE-2021-30860 - Objective-See's BlogSolving CPU Usage Crashes with Xcode's Energy OrganizerMultipeer Connectivity TutorialProgrammatic navigation in SwiftUI | Swift by SundellDonny Wals on TwitterPlease rate me...

Duration:00:13:53