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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  • S3E28: It's been 8 years... why now!? 🎹 ⚑️

    May 15th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  51 mins 17 secs

    Dave is creating a Swift Package for mapping MIDI control signals and events, to blocks of application code... "TriggerKit".

    We get deep and meaningful on federated and open social media, and what it would be to be able to just speak to anyone no matter what platform they use.

  • Launching Topiary 🌳 and AB Testing πŸ§ͺ

    May 6th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  49 mins 36 secs

    Dave has launched Topiary, and version 1.1 is on it's way with some extra features already πŸš€ Daniel has been hard at work laying the plumbing in TelemetryDeck for features like AB testing, and is nearly there

  • S3E26: Little green men, floating in space πŸš€πŸ‘½

    April 14th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  55 mins 21 secs
    deck, fediverse, funnels, kerbal, mastodon, program, space, telemetry, telemetrydeck, topiary

    Daniel's been playing the new Kerbal Space program, and launching new features for TelemetryDeck. Meanwhile Dave is bringing his first Fediverse app to completion, Topiary

  • S3E25: Funnels all the way down πŸ”

    March 23rd, 2023  |  Season 3  |  51 mins 2 secs

    Daniel has delivered funnels into TelemetryDeck and tells all about it's launch on product hunt. Dave waxes lyrical about TootSDK and community contributions 🀝

  • S3E24: The Superhero Maker Show πŸ¦Έβ€β™€οΈ

    February 26th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  58 mins 55 secs

    ChatGPT has made an entire backstory, podcast, and persona for Dave. David Gary Wood is a self-help Guru, podcaster, and author, who has written the book "Get Re-Inspired: Embrace your inner superhero". Meanwhile Daniel has been building funnels πŸ“£ for TelemetryDeck!

  • S3E23: TootSDK is released! πŸ“£

    February 14th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  54 mins 55 secs
    dev, development, dot, fediverse, gaming, geforce, indie, ios, mastodon, mice, now, pleroma, sdk, shadow, shadow.tech, streaming, swift, tech, toot, tootsdk

    Daniel asks Dave all about the release of TootSDK, the iOS framework for Mastodon and the Fediverse. We get into all the details of the SDK and its launch. In the second half of the show, we talk about online gaming and streaming gaming services!

  • S3E22: It's like auto-tune for your words ✍🏻

    February 6th, 2023  |  Season 3  |  35 mins 53 secs

    Eagle eyed listeners may have noticed that our last episode was the first to be provided with and audio transcript. In this episode Dave lifts the lid on that process. We also talk about how Daniel has used chatGPT based AI to assist with writing copy, and the uncanny valley that it can lend to your written content if you're not careful

  • S3E21: One Billion and counting! πŸš€ πŸ₯³

    January 22nd, 2023  |  Season 3  |  58 mins 9 secs

    Daniel celebrates TelemetryDeck reaching over one billion signals! πŸŽ‰

    We talk agile development; when it really doesn't work, and when it really does.

  • S3E20: Best laid plans, and all of that (Goodbye '22! πŸ‘‹)

    December 31st, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 21 mins

    Dave and Daniel look back across 2022, the year that was, and everything it brought for them

  • S3E19: It's not actually that big...πŸ™Š

    December 17th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  50 mins 54 secs

    Dave has become a 2-app indie developer again, with the release of his newest app, Video to Audio. TootSDK is nearly ready for release, and Daniel has been hard at work with TelemetryDeck on data intersection, which will let him bring features like funnels to the product πŸŽ‰

  • S3E18: 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›