Archive | October, 2013
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Call Yourself A Hacker, Lose Your 4th Amendment Rights

Be careful how you describe yourself or our moronic government might use it against you.

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Essence

300+ (paid) icons, optimized for iOS7.

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App Marketing 101; Crush the Competition and Rule the App Store

Like the title implies, mostly basics, but a comprehensive listing of basics.

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The Most Important Metrics Immediately After Launch

A useful list if you’re not sure what to track.

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Why You Don’t Burn Out on Candy Crush Saga

Hedonic Adaptation. If you’re a game developer this sight might be useful to you. Maybe even if you’re not a game developer.

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360|iDev 2013 Video

On vimeo, downloadable, free, awesom

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JazzHands

“A simple, keyframe based animation framework for UIKit. Perfect for scrolling app intros.”

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#145: Real World Price Dynamics with Lauren Smith

David Smith interviews his wife Lauren about App Store pricing as a “typical App Store” customer and someone who knows the business behind an indie app company.

Issue #52

Editor’s Note A lot more on App Store pricing. Articles Redesigning Mailbox for iOS 7 Some notes on how Mailbox was redesigned for iOS 7. App Failure, What Next? – Part 1 Looks like the start of an interesting retrospective series as an app developer. Onboarding Techniques and Examples for Your New Users With some [...]

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In-App Purchase – The Future is Here

An article by Kevin Hoctor (MoneyWell) that uses IAP with good success. He points out that figuring out where to put that paywall is a tough decision.