I am an Indie Dev - Part 3
Sep 14, 2016, 7:00 PM
It has been a long time since I last wrote about my journey of becoming (or, attempting to become) an independent iOS developer. In fact, given that the last post in this series was written in September 2014, it has been exactly two years....
Making it as an Indie Developer
May 8, 2015, 10:30 AM
Again there is talk around the blogosphere about the difficulty of making it as an indie developer.
First there was this post by Sam Soffes regarding the first-day sales after the launch of his Mac app, Redacted. Day 1 saw the app at #8...
How to make a game like candy crush tutorial: OS X port
May 1, 2015, 3:00 AM
Head on over to the Ray Wenderlich tutorial site to view my latest tutorial, How to make a game like Candy Crush tutorial: OS X port. This tutorial explains how to take an existing iOS-only Sprite Kit based game and turn it into a...
Swift TextKit Tutorial
Oct 1, 2014, 3:00 AM
Over on the Ray Wenderlich tutorial site, my recent update to the TextKit tutorial has been posted. This update brings the tutorial up to date with the latest developments in iOS 8, as well as rewrites all of the code examples into...
I am an Indie iOS Developer - Part 2
Sep 5, 2014, 9:00 PM
This is the second part of my story about becoming an indie iOS developer. Read part one.
##SongSheet or bust
At the time I was deciding to become a full-time indie iOS developer, my financial options looked like this:
I am an Indie iOS Developer
Aug 28, 2014, 7:30 PM
Back in July, Brent Simmons asked “Who at the Table is an Indie iOS Developer?” I’d like to put my hand up.
I am an indie iOS developer…
… and I’m not making nearly enough money for myself or my family to live on.
Not yet, anyway.
Reflections on WWDC 2014
Jun 11, 2014, 7:00 PM
Last week was an interesting week. After posting up My wishes and predictions the day before the opening keynote, I waited with expectation to see what Apple would announce. Being in Australia, the keynote was to begin at 3am. I set my...
WWDC 2014 - My wishes and predictions
Jun 2, 2014, 3:00 AM
Having read others’ predictions and collections of predictions in various places on the web, it seemed good to me, my own excellent readers, to outline what I myself predict and wish for in this year’s World Wide Developer Conference.
Multipeer Connectivity Resources - Community
May 29, 2014, 4:00 AM
These are various tutorials/how-tos, etc, available on the web, produced by the iOS development community. I plan on updating this post as/when I find more resources. Please get in contact if you have any resources you’d like to contribute...
Multipeer Connectivity Resources - Apple
May 23, 2014, 3:00 AM
Before we get going in earnest with discussion about the details of multipeer networking on iOS, I thought it would be useful as a reference to list the various resources available to developers. This post concentrates on official Apple...