Tag Archive: Developers


All developers can now access the App Analytics beta

Patient iOS developers haven’t had long to wait for their time with Apple’s new App Analytics tool; the beta is now open to everyone with an iTunes Connect Admin, Finance, or Sales account. The new platform appeared earlier this month,… Read more ›

Apple has released the third beta version of OS X Yosemite 10.10.4 for Mac users who are part of the Mac developer program or participating in the OS X Public Beta. The new build arrives as 14E17e and is compatible with all Macs that can run OS X Yosemite. The release notes accompanying the beta … Read More

iOS 8.4 beta 3 is now available for developers

Apple is continuing to make improvement to its redesigned music app today with the release of iOS 8.4 beta 3. The new beta is available now in the iOS Dev Center and includes plenty of bug fixes for to the music… Read more ›

Designing for Android: an iOS developer’s perspective

As an iOS developer, I’m frequently asked, “When are you going to do an Android version?†Like it is just a matter of time. But the truth is, we’ll probably never support Android. While there are sound business rationales for this, my motives are… Read more ›

Today Apple gave access for developers to try its new App Analytics tool for the App Store. Originally announced last year at WWDC, developers can now use Apple’s analytics service to track everything from how people find their apps to… Read more ›

We got our first taste of Apple’s updated music app two weeks ago with the release of iOS 8.4 beta 1, but Apple’s already seeding a new update to its mobile operating system. The iOS 8.4 beta 2 update is… Read more ›

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 ›