Waiting For Review

A fortnightly show between two iOS indie developers, David Gary Wood and Daniel Jilg

About the show

The show is a fortnightly catch up between David Gary Wood, and Daniel Jilg!

David is the longtime host of the show, an iOS development coach based in Wellington, New Zealand. His side project applications include GoVJ, and he is currently working on several small projects and a top-secret video orientated one ("Magnum")

Daniel is an establish independent developer based in the south of Germany. He is the founder of: Telemetry Deck, "Lightweight Analytics That's Not Evil", an analytics service for apps that provides speedy and accurate analytics whilst keeping user's data private and anonymised.

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  • We're poddin' πŸŽ™οΈ

    December 4th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  51 mins 1 sec

    Daniel is moving data into his new server setup for TelemetryDeck and writing blog posts on iOS 16 market share, Dave is making a Mastodon SDK and preparing his new app for release

  • S3E17: It should just work πŸ› οΈ

    November 24th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  54 mins 41 secs

    Dave falls further and further into the Fediverse and Mastodon (again). Meanwhile Daniel has been fighting Kubernetes and ingesting data into TelemetryDeck's new stack

  • S3E16: Side projects for my side projects πŸ™Š

    November 6th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  49 mins 14 secs
    apple, azure, deck, funding, kubernetes, letsencrypt, ndi, screenshot, swift, swiftui, telemetry, telemetrydeck, ui, update, vita

    Catching up after a month (For Dave and Daniel, not for y'all!), we catch up about Apple Products, TVs and privacy, TelemetryDeck being funded, and Dave getting into yet another side project πŸ‘€

  • S3E15: Only birds need landing pages🐧

    October 26th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 1 min

    Dave's new app "Vita" inches closer to release, and needs a landing page... Meanwhile despite being on holiday for a week, Daniel has created a new app (Only Birds!) 🐧

  • S3E14: Open source the things! 🀘

    October 2nd, 2022  |  Season 3  |  58 mins 3 secs

    TelemetryDeck's Swift Apps are now open sourced πŸŽ‰, whilst Dave has started a new jobby job

  • S3E13: Funemployment πŸ₯³

    September 7th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  46 mins 5 secs

    Dave is debating how to spend his holiday before starting his new jobby job, and Daniel is building a new site for TelemetryDeck πŸ› 

  • S3E12: I've experienced carousal 🎠

    August 16th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  48 mins 51 secs

    A lower baseline of sales starts to form for Dave for GoVJ, meanwhile Daniel is now employed by Telemetry Deck as his company reaches it's next stage

  • S3E11: Post-launch blip πŸ“ˆ

    July 31st, 2022  |  Season 3  |  43 mins 30 secs
    2.0, analytics, app, app store, daniel, deck, funnels, go, govj, indie, jilg, launch, new, post, sales, spike, store, telemetry, telemetrydeck, tql, vj

    Dave talks about his blip of extra sales, after launching GoVJ 2.0.

    Daniel is getting into Funnels, and TelemetryDeck's custom query language (TQL!), and sprucing up some documentation πŸ“–

  • S3E10: Dave has finally released GoVJ 2.0 to the world πŸŽ‰

    July 16th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  51 mins 27 secs

    Releasing 2.0 ! πŸš€

  • S3E9: Excuse my Language!

    July 2nd, 2022  |  Season 3  |  45 mins 22 secs

    Echos of WWDC22, Magical Keyboards, and preparing apps for App Store release. Oh, and our first ever bleep for language πŸ˜…

  • S3E8: Banned from touching my Mac ⛔️

    May 31st, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 10 mins

    Daniel has destroyed his keyboard and is exploring the world of clackety key caps with lots of options. Meanwhile, Dave is resting and recovering and is banned from the use of his Mac, so of course, he's fallen into Mastodon and the Fediverse. Ideas for apps are of course front of his mind.

  • S3E7: Have co-working space will code πŸš²πŸ§‘β€πŸ’»

    May 15th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  56 mins 23 secs

    A wide ranging episode this time. Dave adds in-app purchases and subscriptions to his app GoVJ, meanwhile Daniel shows off TelemetryDeck's live signal stats, and talks about his new co-working space!

  • S3E6: To test, or not to test? βœ…

    April 15th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 13 mins

    Daniel quizzes Dave on how he approaches automated testing in his day-job vs his solo indie app endeavours.

    How much is too much for a solo developer? What's a good depth of testing for different sizes of project and team?

  • S3E5: ProductHunt and TestFlight πŸš€

    March 29th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  39 mins 50 secs

    Daniel launches TelemetryDeck on ProductHunt, learning lessons along the away πŸš€ and Dave has sent GoVJ 2 out to TestFlight, as he starts trying to progress version 2.0 towards release πŸ”œ

  • S3E4: Just keep shipping πŸ›³

    March 13th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 3 mins
    2, analytics, daniel, david, deck, go, govj, jilg, macos, magnum, performance, project, query, server, side, swift, swiftui, telemetry, vapor, vj, wood

    Dave has hit a mental block with "Project Magnum", with a lagging ARView... Meanwhile, Daniel has been super productive improving performance in TelemetryDeck

  • S3E3: Will Bishop, building Pestle from a van 🚐

    February 27th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 1 min
    app, bishop, chef, daniel, dave, david, develop, developer, development, indie, ios, jilg, macos, pestle, road, swift, van, will, wood

    Daniel and David are joined by Australian special guest Will Bishop. Will is the developer of the cooking and recipes app, Pestle. Will is currently on the road in Australia, travelling by van. He takes time out to catch up with us and tell us all about his apps, lifestyle, and developer journey.