The iDeveloper Podcast

The iDeveloper Podcast is a magazine style podcast for OS X and iOS developers. Each episode looks ... more

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May 12, 2022 00:33:55
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332 - Grandpa’s Bricked Again

Live from New York, it’s Wednesday Morning (for John at least)! This week John talks his recent work in continuing to share the way of accessibility throughout the development world, one city at a time. Scotty talks the death of the iPod and reminisces back on the innovation that it was, and the progression of devices that have come since. ...



April 21, 2022 00:30:23
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331 - Be Adaptable, Like Androgynous Berthing

This week John talks his work with adapting code to new technologies, including GraphQL, and some difficulties with updating from Objective-C to Swift when you rely on some Objective-C. Scotty cryptically talks his latest work in ‘Build Toolchain Hell’ and the process of trying debug from past changes that are causing bugs now. GraphQL | A query language for your API ...



April 14, 2022 00:31:31
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330 - A Not So UniqueID

This week John talks struggling with scrolling collection views when compositional layouts and accessibility elements are involved. Scotty talks the important role of accessibility in the future of development, some updates to the current MoneyWell beta release including some new sync bugs. Ensembles Apple’s suggested technique for navigating horizontal scrolling lists | Apple ...



April 07, 2022 00:32:49
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329 - Quiet Together for a Moment Together

This week John talks his glorious week of star studded premiers in Hollywood, inter-company communication, accessibility labels in comparison to audio description, his work with VoiceOver and how accessibilityElementDidBecomeFocused() is your friend when trying to scroll a collection view to the correct place after a cell has been selected by VoiceOver. Scotty talks the enlisting of an unbiased fresh set of eyes to produces a report on MoneyWell purely from a user standpoint, the next stage in the beta process for MoneyWell including some sync issues that have cropped up with a few beta users and the opaque-ness of syncing with iCloud. accessibilityElementDidBecomeFocused() | Apple Documentation Warren Zevon: Lawyers, Guns and Money ...



March 31, 2022 00:28:33
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328 - All the Wood Behind One Arrow

This week the boys talk collaboration when porting a project to new infrastructure, edge cases of analytics when Apple API docs just don’t cover it, trying to fit 3 days into 5, a deep dive into the repeating patterns of software development with hope to not repeat the same mistakes. ...



March 24, 2022 00:31:57
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327 - The Good, the Bad and the Open Source

This week John talks embedded meta data within the Apple Photo Library, especially in relation to QuickTime video files. Scotty talks CocoaPod hell, weaponised NPM and other open source troubles, interesting Academy Award data analysis theories. Chalamet Coughs, Dune Wins BIG sabotage: Famous NPM package deletes files to protest Ukraine war ...