Tag Archive: Developers


OS X 10.10.4 Beta 1 Available for Mac Developers

Apple has released the first beta version of OS X 10.10.4 to those registered with the Mac Developer program. Few specifics are offered in the release notes for build 14E7f, simply stating that 10.10.4 “improves the stability, compatibility, and security” of a Mac. OS X Update Seed 10.10.4 is available to download through the Mac … Read More

iOS 8.4 Beta 1 Released for Developers

Apple has released the first beta version of iOS 8.4 to those registered with the iOS Developer program. The first iOS 8.4 build arrives as 12H407d and looks to prominently feature a freshly redesigned Music app with several new features. Users who are registered in the iOS Developer program can find the appropriate firmware for … Read More

How App Store reviews can help indie developers

Customer reviews on the App Store are good for business. It’s not just that good reviews can improve your app’s ranking. Reviews have also helped me build a better app. But with all the fake reviews and haters out there,… Read more ›

When #TheDress went viral, you might have tweeted about it, or argued over the color with your Facebook friends. You may have forwarded that video of the Llamas giving merry chase, or the Left Shark messing up its dance moves… Read more ›

How App Store optimization can harm indie developers

I followed the advice of an App Store optimization expert last year in an attempt to promote my iPhone app. Big mistake. It felt wrong at the time, and it did more harm than good. Now I’ve learned to trust… Read more ›

Apple seeds new iOS 8.3 betas to developers and public

The fourth beta of iOS 8.3 was released to developers today, less than two weeks after Apple dropped the third beta. Previous betas have added new features like racially diverse emoji, two-factor authentication support for Google, and an option to… Read more ›

Apple has released the fourth beta release of iOS 8.3 to those registered with the iOS developer program, or who are participating in the iOS Public Beta. The build is versioned as 12F5061 and is available now for compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. The simplest way to install iOS 8.3 beta 4 is … Read More

Apple has released the fourth beta of OS X 10.10.3 to both developers and the public this morning, less than a week after the company seeded the third beta. The new beta is pretty much identical to the third beta… Read more ›

Apple seeds third iOS 8.3 beta to developers

Apple has released the third iOS 8.3 beta to developers this morning. The free download is available both in the iOS Developer Center, and as an over-the-air update for developers still running iOS 8.3 beta 2. The release notes for… Read more ›

iOS 8.3 Beta 3 Released for Developers

A third beta version of iOS 8.3 has been released to developers. The new beta build is 12F5047f and includes bug fixes and feature enhancements for compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. Developers who are currently running the second beta of iOS 8.3 can find the latest beta build available in the Software Update … Read More