Waiting for Review

Two iOS developers from opposite corners of the globe, attempting to make sense of life, technology and everything else in between.

About the show

A weekly discussion between two iOS developers and special guests from the community.

We talk about the Apple ecosystem, our lives, our projects, and usually get far too excited about the release of Apple products.

Waiting for Review is hosted by Dave Nott, in the UK, and David Wood, in New Zealand.

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  • Episode 95: Episode 95: The New iPad Pro

    November 8th, 2018  |  50 mins 56 secs

    This week we discuss the new iPad Pro and how we it being able to fit into our lives.

  • Episode 83: Episode 83: Racing Your Ideas

    November 8th, 2018  |  25 mins 1 sec

    We catch up with how Dave Nott has gotten on with his unveiling of

  • Episode 84: Episode 84: Shiney New Macs (maybe...)

    November 8th, 2018  |  33 mins 7 secs

    The Daves discuss customer feedback, prompting for App Store reviews and the forthcoming capability of developers to reply to reviews. Just don't mention the iTunes Connect App!

  • Episode 88: Episode 88: Privacy Policies

    November 8th, 2018  |  28 mins 51 secs

    We discuss our plans for making new apps in 2018

  • Episode 86: Episode 86: And one more leak...

    November 8th, 2018  |  31 mins 46 secs

    We discuss the iPhone XS leaks and potential devices ahead of Apple's September 12th event. With so much assumedly known, will it be worth Dave W getting out of bed for, or could there be surprises yet to be had?

  • Episode 89: Episode 89: iOS 12

    November 8th, 2018  |  26 mins 21 secs

    The new iOS landed last week, but why is it so hard to pin down what we love about iOS 12?

  • Episode 90: Episode 90: Not Everything Has to be a Product

    November 8th, 2018  |  42 mins 58 secs

    This week, we talk about how we shouldn't feel the need to turn every side project into a money making idea. We also check in with Dave Wood and discuss his iPhone buying options.

  • Episode 91: Episode 91: A Boom Arm in My Life

    November 8th, 2018  |  42 mins 36 secs

    Dave Wood ponders a mic boom arm, both of us are on the fence about dark mode and we discuss the

  • Episode 92: Episode 92: The Future of a Paid Up Front App

    November 8th, 2018  |  39 mins 18 secs

    Lifting the lid on the pro's and con's of remaining paid up front, pricing an upgrade, and how to target an app's niche set of customers.

  • Episode 93: Episode 93: I Did a Homer Simpson Scream

    November 8th, 2018  |  34 mins 34 secs

    Dave Nott falls down the rabbit hole of smart lighting and of course, we discuss the upcoming October Apple event that both of us might not get to watch live!

  • Episode 94: Episode 94: As I Sit In My Internet Field

    November 8th, 2018  |  37 mins 37 secs

    A very special episode where we discuss the newly announced MacBook Air and Mac Mini.

  • Episode 88: 88: Privacy Policies

    September 20th, 2018  |  17 mins 44 secs

    With Apple now requiring that we add privacy policies to our apps, we discuss how we might navigate this as indie developers, and unwrap our thoughts on privacy in the new age of GDPR.

  • Episode 87: Episode 87: Watch out, iPhone!

    September 15th, 2018  |  45 mins 55 secs

    The new iPhones have landed, but did the Watch steal the show? We discuss the new devices and what they mean to us as both users and developers.

  • Episode 85: Episode 85: Revisiting App Architectures

    August 30th, 2018  |  30 mins 14 secs

    It was nearly a year ago that we were last discussing app architectures. A year on, and (hopefully) a year wiser, what more do we have to say about them... is there one architecture to rule them all?

  • Episode 84: Episode 84: Shiney New Macs (maybe‚Ķ)

    August 23rd, 2018  |  30 mins 48 secs

    Dave Nott has a clear out and starts thinking of selling everything to get a new MacBook Pro. Rumors are breaking that a new Mac Mini might be on the horizon, along with a replacement for the 13" MacBook Air.

  • Episode 82: Episode 82: So Many Zeros

    August 10th, 2018  |  24 mins 46 secs

    We take a look at the quaterly earnings from Apple and try to make sense of what it means for us as one man indie dev shops, and where we think things might be headed in the longer term.