Is Apple Banning Free Analytics SDKs?
Feb 8, 2021, 5:00 AM
Apple announced last summer that they will soon require users to opt in before apps can get the infamous “IDFA” tracking identifier for that user. While this was controversial in the ad tech sphere, most mobile apps can get by without this...
Release Radar: Ora
Jan 19, 2021, 5:00 AM
A few months back we heard from a very cool digital commerce company called Ora Organic. They ticked all our boxes:
Case Study: Map of the Internet
Dec 15, 2020, 5:00 AM
Back in 2013, Peer 1 Hosting challenged us to build a cross-platform, 3D interactive map of the internet in 3 months. After being featured on CNN, accumulating over 100,000 downloads, and receiving an average rating of almost 5 stars, the...
Two Spies Season 1
Dec 11, 2020, 5:00 AM
One year ago, Royal Pixel Service – our sibling company – launched a mobile game called Two Spies. Despite its humble ambitions, the game has achieved over half a million downloads, a 4.7 star rating, and has been featured by Apple’s App...
Small Copy, Big Impact
Oct 19, 2020, 6:00 AM
At Steamclock, we’re firm believers in the power of microcopy: the tiny phrases that lead customers through your app. Product design is all about communication, and an extremely cost-effective way to make your app communicate better – and...
New Case Study: WealthBar
Aug 5, 2020, 6:00 AM
We’re super proud of WealthBar’s work building a great fintech product here in Canada, and our team’s work shipping over 40 versions of their native apps over the years.
Evaluating Backend APIs
Feb 19, 2020, 5:00 AM
At Steamclock, we often build mobile apps for web-savvy tech companies. Luckily for us, these kinds of clients often already have solid APIs available for us to build on top of, letting us hit the ground running.
Deploying Two Spies
Dec 9, 2019, 8:00 AM
All the way back in 2014, Steamclock’s Allen Pike had the itch to prototype a game, and a desire to learn Swift – Apple’s latest programming language. Inspired by boardgame-like turn-based games like Letterpress, a coding-intense weekend...