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March 25, 2020
The indie app development special series continues, this week focused on business models and marketing, and again featuring tips and advice from a group of amazing guests. Also, adding cursor support to an iPad app, lots of game recommendations, our most embarrassing bugs, and... ARM Macs confirmed? Sponsored by Setapp: Try Setapp with over 170+ Mac apps completely free for the first week. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Guests: Christian Selig Curtis Herbert Casey Liss Heidi Helen Links GameKit’s voice chat API John’s code-along guide to the SwiftUI layout system Indie Support Weeks Implementing mouse pointer interactions on iPad Episode with Riley Testut Apollo for Reddit Slopes Vignette Peek-a-View Curtis’s blog post about in-app purchases Capsicum When Did I…? Our game recommendations: Spyder Super Mario Maker 2 Pipe Push Paradise A Good Snowman is Hard to Build The Talos Principle The Witness Stephen’s Sausage Roll Subscribe: 🟣 Apple Podcasts 🟠 Overcast 🟢 Spotify
March 18, 2020
The new iPad Pro, native mouse pointer support in iPadOS, tips on working from home, app architecture and system design, picking the right technologies and dependencies for a project, and top tips on indie app development from Kaya Thomas, Casey Liss and Curtis Herbert. It’s the longest, most action-packed episode of Stacktrace that we have ever made! Sponsored by Setapp: Try Setapp with over 170+ Mac apps completely free for the first week. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Guests: Kaya Thomas Curtis Herbert Casey Liss Links iA Writer WWDC by Sundell John’s article about working remotely Running Xcode and the iOS simulator fullscreen iOS Architecture Generator Rambo’s architecture article Child view controllers Parse Swift by Sundell episode about building MVPs We Read Too Slopes Vignette Peek-a-View New iPad Pro + keyboard announcement New MacBook Air announcement Our TV show recommendations Locke & Key Devs Ex Machina Truth be Told Star Trek: Picard Better Call Saul Rambo’s favorite Plot file Subscribe: 🟣 Apple Podcasts 🟠 Overcast 🟢 Spotify
March 11, 2020
Welcome to the first episode in a new mini-series about indie app development, featuring special guests from around the community! Besides your regular updates on the world of Apple (this time with a huge number of leaks and info about iOS 14 and new products), and what John and Rambo are up to, you’ll get to hear how three indie developers come up with ideas and organize the pre-production around their apps. Sponsored by Setapp: Try Setapp with over 170+ Mac apps completely free for the first week. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Guests: Casey Liss Christian Selig Jordan Morgan Links New iOS 14 and Apple product leaks Over-ear headphones Guided workout videos New iMessage features New hardware New dedicated AR app Dance Dance Revolution MultipeerKit Rambo’s AR article on WWDC by Sundell Apollo for Reddit Vignette Peek-a-View Spend Stack Rambo’s Overcast menu bar app Publish Subscribe: 🟣 Apple Podcasts 🟠 Overcast 🟢 Spotify
March 4, 2020
Websites hosted entirely on CDN, the flexibility of modern web development, how Rambo replicated the Apple Watch Breathe animation using SwiftUI, the power and potential of command line interfaces for iOS apps, and much more. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Rambo’s Publish plugins: For embedding tweets For adding dark mode-specific images Cloudflare Workers KV Rambo’s replica of the Apple Watch Breathe animation MultipeerKit Codable How Crash Bandicoot Hacked The Original Playstation CloudKit 101
February 26, 2020
John and Rambo are joined by app security expert Michael “Biscuit” Thomas on this special episode of the show all about iOS app security and encryption. Topics include how to build a threat model and identify attack surfaces, whether it’s worth to protect against Jailbreak-based app hacking, and much more. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Keychain Services Rambo’s security talk from App Builders Swift Crypto announcement from dotSwift CryptoSwift
February 19, 2020
John and Rambo continue their adventures into building apps with SwiftUI, talk about the newly released Swift Playgrounds app for Mac, and discuss the dilemma of Apple promoting their own services across iOS. Also, unit testing, monetizing an app through donations, and much more. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Get StatusBuddy StatusBuddy’s GitHub repository MultipeerConnectivity Swift Playgrounds for Mac “The Paywalled Garden: iOS is Adware” Reversing the Nintendo 64 CIC Build a 6502 computer Unit testing Mocking in Swift Gathering test coverage in Xcode
February 12, 2020
John and Rambo share their experiences of building apps using SwiftUI, talk about new Mac apps that they love, and discuss what the newly found references to AMD CPUs in macOS might mean. Also, animations, Nintendo 64 copy protection, and thoughts about being a “digital nomad”. Sponsored by Chargeasap: Preorder the new Flash 150W USB-C Powerbank for $139  (Reg $299) & enter our iPhone 11 giveaway. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Rambo’s dotSwift talk about MVC Swift by Sundell episode with Josh Shaffer Diagrams app NetNewsWire New references to AMD processors in macOS Reversing the Nintendo 64 CIC Star Trek: The Next Generation In 40 Hours Rambo’s BA: Swiftable talk about animations
February 6, 2020
A first look at Xcode 11.4, iOS 13.4, and the suite of betas that Apple released this week. Also, the power of declarative UIs, whether a spiritual successor to AirPower might be in the works, and John’s recipe for oven-baked potatoes. Sponsored by Hyper: Preorder the new HyperDrive GEN2: Next Generation USB-C Hub for $59 (40% off the expected retails price). Learn more about our Mac Pro giveaway. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Swift Crypto dotSwift “Recent updates” page on Swift by Sundell Logic controllers Model controllers John’s latest YouTube video The latest reports from Ming-Chi Kuo KeyUp and KeyDown events in iOS 13.4 Controlling the mouse cursor using head movements CarKey The Swift 5.1 features that power SwiftUI’s API Reveal The Sawbones podcast Rate Stacktrace on Apple Podcasts
January 29, 2020
Stacktrace is back! The third season of the show kicks off with John and Rambo sharing what they’ve been up to since the last season ended — from beach walks and standing desks, to content deals, new app features and editors that write code themselves. Also, app architecture, refactoring, view controller structure, and so much more. Welcome back everybody! Sponsored by Longvadon: Get 15% off Longvadon's premium leather Apple Watch bands with code  9TO5MAC15.  Enter the Apple Watch Series 5 Giveaway here. Sponsored by Hummingbird: A macOS utility that makes window management a breeze. Learn more and start your free trial at hbird.app, and use offer code SPELUNK for a massive 50% discount. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links John’s first YouTube video AirBuddy Chibi Studio Publish John’s latest Swift editor prototype Pessimists Archive podcast splash.rambo.codes Using lazy properties in Swift
December 18, 2019
Special guest Myke Hurley joins John and Rambo for the grand season two finale of the show! A wrap-up of 2019’s trends, stories, products and services, and what those might mean for Apple and the tech industry in 2020. Sponsored by MacStadium: Get 50% off your first two months of a Mac mini subscription now w/ code 9TO5MAC, or get started with MacStadium’s new Orka private cloud. Sponsored by Setapp: Try subscription Mac app service Setapp for free today and get an annual plan at 20% off from December 23 to December 25. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Myke on Twitter Jonathan Morrison’s Mac Pro review Upgrade #275: Remove All of the Holes Grindstone Tetris Attack Sneaky Sasquatch Discolored RelayFM’s shows
December 11, 2019
Mac Pro Day has finally arrived, but John and Rambo have somewhat mixed feelings about it. Also, a big segment on writing high-performance code, a deep dive into iOS splash screens, and much more. Sponsored by Hyper: Get 25% off sitewide at Hyper with our exclusive promo code HOLIDAY25 for a limited time. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links ngrok MKBHD’s Mac Pro video iJustine’s Mac Pro unboxing video NetNewsWire Rambo’s article about iOS splash screens Swift by Sundell episode with Brent Simmons ChuChu Rocket! Universe 1Password
December 4, 2019
John open sources another project, Rambo creates more fluid animations and considers crowd-sourcing AirBuddy’s localization, and Apple is apparently using feature flags to improve their overall software quality. Also, loading states, a new trip to the Arcade, and much more. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Ink John Gruber’s original Markdown syntax GitHub Flavored Markdown CommonMark Plot Bloomberg’s story on Apple and feature flags Discolored Dodo Peak OneSky Lokalise
November 27, 2019
A first-hand impressions review of the 16-inch MacBook Pro, a second opinion on the AirPods Pro, writing system packages in Swift, preparing conference talks, new Stacktrace Arcade picks, and much more. Sponsored by Hyper: Get early Access to HYPER's Black Friday Sale using code HYPER30 for 30% off sitewide. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links John’s conference talks Ink Assemble with Care Discolored Myst The Witness The Talos Principle
November 20, 2019
John and Rambo discuss the announcement of the new 16-inch MacBook Pro, software and hardware decoupling, how to make code testable, and much more. Also, John’s 18-year long wait for a video game, and Rambo’s Swift Playgrounds iPhone port. Sponsored by Setapp for Teams: Get a 60-day free power trial for Stacktrace listeners (instead of a regular 30-day trial) to try the leading independent app subscription service for macOS. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Shenmue checkra1n Swift Playgrounds on iPhone Upgrade episode with Shruti Haldea ATP episode about the new MacBook Pro Cast Mini Motorways Pragmatic unit testing in Swift NoiseBuddy Launch arguments in Swift
November 13, 2019
On this week's episode, John and Gui talk about "Sundell as a service", static site generation (act surprised!), then dive deep into a full review of the AirPods Pro, from the audio quality all the way to what's the best technique for taking them out of their case. Also, stay tuned for another edition of Stacktrace Arcade and an #askstacktrace question about... Windows? Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Services for teams Taking AirPods Pro out of their case Pilgrims AirBuddy WinObjC
November 6, 2019
From modularizing code and cloud-synced databases to reviews of the first set of Apple TV+ shows — this episode of Stacktrace has it all. Also, what could the implications of Photoshop running on ARM64 be, more speculation about Apple’s AR (or perhaps VR?) efforts, and a short trip to Bermuda. Sponsored by OWC: Get 15% off OWC USB-C Travel Dock and 10% off the 10-Port USB-C Dock w/ code 9TO5DOCK. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Files Demo of Rambo’s recent UI work Rumor: Apple working with Valve on AR headset Photoshop for iPad Rambo’s WWDC by Sundell guest article about AR Down in Bermuda CloudKit
October 30, 2019
Apple releases the AirPods Pro, and the Rambo Report makes its triumphant return as the name of Apple’s tracking tag is revealed. Also, balancing fixing tech debt with feature development, Swift vs SDK features, and much more. Sponsored by MacStadium: Get 50% off your first two months of a Mac mini subscription now w/ code 9TO5MAC, or get started with MacStadium’s new Orka private cloud. Sponsored by Infinity Cable: Get the new Infinity Cable with interchangeable magnetic tips for USB-C, micro-USB and Lightning- the first with 100W Power Delivery. Available up to 55% off with early bird pricing now. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links AirBuddy Cloudflare workers Episode with David AirPods Pro AirTag name revealed Way of the turtle on the AppStore Card of Darkness on the AppStore Rate Stacktrace
October 23, 2019
Using the iPad Pro for coding and presentations, cross-platform code and feature sharing and what that might mean for products like Photoshop for iPad, and could automated tests improve Apple’s software quality? Also, organizing development tasks, and what it’s like to record podcasts in your non-native language. Sponsored by MacStadium: Get 50% off your first two months of a Mac mini subscription now w/ code 9TO5MAC, or get started with MacStadium’s new Orka private cloud. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Swift by Sundell episode with Josh Shaffer from Apple On the Upcoming Photoshop for iPad — Daring Fireball WWDC talk: "Sharing code between iOS and OS X" Six Reasons Why iOS 13 and Catalina Are So Buggy — TidBITS Sneaky Sasquatch What the Golf? Untitled Goose Game John podcasting in Swedish on “Kodsnack”
October 16, 2019
What happens when an indie developer’s product gets copied by Apple, should the App Store review team reject apps based on their visuals or feature set, and what products could we expect Apple to launch in the fall? Also, a brand new segment called “Stacktrace Arcade”, the complexities of releasing software, and much more. Sponsored by MacStadium: Get 50% off your first two months of a Mac mini subscription now w/ code 9TO5MAC, or get started with MacStadium’s new Orka private cloud. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Pragma conference BA: Swiftable Server-side Swift conference “What To Do When You Get Sherlocked By Apple” Steve Troughton-Smith’s tweet about Lotto Machine being rejected Sayonara Wild Hearts Where Cards Fall “The Swift 5.1 features that power SwiftUI’s API”
October 9, 2019
Riley Testut has recently been making a big splash in the community with his AltStore and Delta projects, and on this special episode of Stacktrace, he joins John and Rambo to talk about why and how he built them, and how he thinks they might impact the Apple developer community going forward. Sponsored by MacStadium: Get 50% off your first two months of a Mac mini subscription now w/ code 9TO5MAC, or get started with MacStadium’s new Orka private cloud. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Riley on Twitter AltStore Episode with Casey Liss
October 2, 2019
John and Rambo dive into iOS and iPadOS 13 — what’s new, what’s missing, and what’s the overall state of Apple’s operating systems? Also, credit card scanning, and Apple Arcade first impressions. Sponsored by MacStadium: Get 50% off your first two months of a Mac mini subscription now w/ code 9TO5MAC, or get started with MacStadium’s new Orka private cloud. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Interview with Checkm8 developer Rene’s video on Checkm8 The Vision framework checkm8 Sneaky Sasquatch ChuChu Rocket! Universe Bleak Sword
September 25, 2019
Reviews of the iPhone 11, 11 Pro, and the Apple Watch Series 5 — as well as search engine optimization, what goes into releasing a new open source project, and the science of pizza. Sponsored by totallee: Get 25% off all totallee iPhone cases for iPhone 11, 11 Pro, & 11 Pro Max with code STACKTRACE. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Rambo’s open source sheet for iOS John’s Swift Package Manager Bash script Google’s SEO guidelines Swedish kebab pizza Review Stacktrace on Apple Podcasts
September 18, 2019
David Barnard, creator of apps like Launch Center Pro, joins John and Rambo for a special indie development edition of the show. The pros and cons of being indie, how and when to outsource tasks to others, and much more. Also, the state of inter-app communication on iOS, the power of customizable UIs, and what makes us excited about the iPhone 11 Pro. Sponsored by Spike: Get Spike conversational email. An all-in-one communication and collaboration workspace that turns your existing email into simple, chat conversations. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links David on Twitter Launch Center Pro Weather Up RevenueCat
September 11, 2019
John and Rambo review Apple’s 2019 iPhone Keynote, and share their first impressions of Apple Arcade, Apple TV+, iPhone 11 and its Pro siblings, the new iPad and Apple Watch models, and much more. Also, is the new iPhone worthy of the name “Pro”, and who won this round of Apple Keynote Poker? Sponsored by Experimax: Save big on pre-owned Macs including the 12-inch MacBook and much more. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Watch the keynote Previous episode’s Keynote Poker bets
September 4, 2019
It’s once again time for John and Rambo to face off in an epic game of Apple Keynote Poker — this time speculating about what Apple might announce at next week’s September Event. Also, Apple AR hardware, more evidence of an “Apple Tag” device, and Apple Watch sleep tracking. Sponsored by Withings: Get up to 40% off Withings activity & sleep watches, body composition smart scales, advances sleep tracking and health monitors. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links ‘Apple Glasses’ explained and how iPhone-connected item trackers will work Apple Watch sleep tracking Gurman’s piece on what to expect from Apple in the fall Poker scorecard
August 28, 2019
Stacktrace turns into the Accidental Web and Hardware Podcast, as John and Rambo go on a deep dive into search algorithms, server-less cloud functions, Raspberry Pi and Arduino hardware hacking. Also, what’s up with the iOS 13.1 beta being released before 13.0 is out? Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Swift by Sundell’s new search feature Cloudflare Workers Homebridge Raspberry Pi Arduino Rust Rambo’s Apple beta API TextMate BBEdit Reveal Sketch Transmit NetNewsWire Forecast iA Writer Ulysses AirBuddy iTerm DaisyDisk
August 22, 2019
John launches the first beta of Swift by Sundell 2.0, while Rambo launches Apple Arcade a bit earlier than expected. Also, Apple Watch series 5 materials, iPhone naming, your weekly dose of productivity tips, and more. Sponsored by HomeIQ: Get 60% off the HomeIQ OnlyBrush smart toothbrush & travel kit w/ Qi wireless charging and iOS/Apple Watch control starting at $31. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Swift by Sundell 2.0 beta Rambo’s PlayAlways app John’s playground script Cloudflare Linode WWDC by Sundell retrospective CoinX iHelp BR’s report on Apple Watch materials Apple Arcade hands-on video Remaster episode about exclusivity deals Memento
August 14, 2019
Rambo explores running iOS apps on the Mac with Catalyst, John falls in love will full screen mode all over again, and Apple’s new security measures for Mac apps and batteries cause a bit of a stir in the community. Also, tips for minimizing distractions, our first app crushes, and how come SwiftUI won’t run on iOS 12 and below? Sponsored by Bitrise: a fast, stable and easy to use continuous integration service. Automatically build, test and distribute your app on every single commit that you make. Get started for free at bitrise.io/swift. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Oh My Zsh Jason Snell’s tweet about Catalina’s permission dialogs iFixit TextMate The Games Factory SubEthaEdit Swift 5.1 discussion on Swift by Sundell
August 7, 2019
Could Apple ship an iPhone that has both TouchID and FaceID, what goes into building truly fluid UIs and animations, and how to balance A/B testing with esthetics and usability when evolving a product? Also, are Apple’s latest betas ready for our primary devices yet? Sponsored by Bitrise: a fast, stable and easy to use continuous integration service. Automatically build, test and distribute your app on every single commit that you make. Get started for free at bitrise.io/swift. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Review Stacktrace on Apple Podcasts John’s static site generator’s plugin system Rambo’s new bottom sheet Designing Fluid Interfaces Kuo’s report on iPhones with both TouchID and FaceID Rambo’s MultiBiometrics discovery from 2017
July 31, 2019
Do humans really need to listen to Siri requests in order to improve them, can an iPhone be transformed into a HomePod, and could Xcode be used for web development? Also, Rambo’s TV gets a HomeKit and AirPlay update, while John’s TV turns out to be a bit of a globetrotter. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links John’s Xcode web development setup The Guardian’s report on humans listening to Siri requests Rambo’s iPhone/HomePod hack
July 24, 2019
Rambo goes on a shipping spree while also finding out exciting new info about this year’s iPhones. In the meantime John cheers himself up by writing a Markdown parser, and the Pixelmator team embeds their entire app inside of Photos. Also, what does it take to build up an audience and to make a blog successful? Sponsored by Jamf: The standard in Apple management, with Jamf you can check your digital inventory, distribute Wi-Fi and email settings, deploy apps, enforce passcodes, protect company data, lock or wipe a device and so much more– from anywhere. Learn more at Jamf.com/9to5mac. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Markdown ChibiStudio “Designing Fluid Interfaces” from WWDC 2018 Pixelmator Pro Rambo’s report about this year’s iPhones John’s “Sharing” talk from AppBuilders 2018
July 17, 2019
How to decide when to cut a feature from a project, what could the refreshed MacBook lineup tell us about the future of Apple’s laptops, and how is the current state of Apple’s betas affecting third party developers? Also, why on Earth did Rambo buy a 2008 MacBook?! Sponsored by Hyper: Save big on Hyper USB-C hubs and power adapters for MacBooks, iPad, and iPhones during Amazon's Prime Week sale. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Rambo’s App Builders talk Triggering shortcuts using Amiibo xcodereleases.com Review Stacktrace on Apple Podcasts
July 10, 2019
Special guest Federico Viticci joins John and Rambo to discuss the current state of the iPad, how it has evolved over the years and his impressions on iPadOS. We also discuss automation and how it relates to focus and productivity. Sponsored by Hyper: Get HyperCube to automatically backup photos & more to microSD or USB storage while you charge your iPhone. Special $29 preorder price (40% off). Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Federico on Twitter MacStories Connected episode number 250 Beyond the Tablet Eve Button Homebridge
July 3, 2019
John builds a hot reloading tool for writing HTML in Swift, Rambo accidentally discovers details on how SwiftUI’s previews work, and Jony Ive goes indie. Also, tips on professional communication, different approaches when it comes to adding analytics to an app, and much more. Sponsored by Hyper: Get HyperCube to automatically backup photos & more to microSD or USB storage while you charge your iPhone. Special $29 preorder price (40% off). Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Using Grand Central Dispatch to observe file changes DistributedNotificationCenter SwiftUI’s ForEach does recycle views The Talk Show episode about Jony Ive leaving Apple
June 26, 2019
Continuing to analyze the announcements made during this year’s WWDC, on this episode, John and Rambo turn their attention to the Swift Package Manager — and how the fact that it’s now integrated into Xcode is a big deal for many Swift developers. Also, how did Apple manage to hide SwiftUI for all those years, and do we think that other parts of Apple’s SDKs may be getting the “Swift UI treatment”? Sponsored by SlashData: Take the Developer Economics Q2 2019 survey now for your chance at $12,000+ worth of prizes. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links SwiftAveiro A first look at John’s HTML DSL The Swift Package Manager Take the Developer Economics Q2 2019 survey now
June 19, 2019
John and Rambo dive deeper into backend-driven UIs using SwiftUI, as well as transparent backgrounds for third party apps, and the potential of using NFC for automation purposes. That, and more reflections on this year’s WWDC announcements, and whether the Mac Pro is actually designed for developers. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Shifting paradigms in Swift Codable views using SwiftUI Rambo’s transparent app background project
June 12, 2019
It’s time to dive much deeper into SwiftUI! John and Rambo talk about everything from how and when to adopt SwiftUI, to how it relates to app architecture, and how the Swift language itself has evolved to support its declarative new syntax. But of course there’s also a brand new Rambo Report, and the WWDC poker results are finally revealed. Sponsored by Wiplabs: Get the Wiplabs Slope stand for iPhone or iPad 15% off for a limited time with code 9to5mac2019. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links WWDC by Sundell Linode Cloudflare Cast Joe Groff on how long SwiftUI and Combine have been in the works UIHostingController UIViewRepresentable Swift by Sundell episode with James Thomson Model controllers Logic controllers Extracting view controller actions Codable The Swift 5.1 features that power SwiftUI’s API Rambo’s 9to5Mac report on the Apple’s Tag device
June 5, 2019
WWDC 2019 is here, and it’s a big one! John and Gui break down the top announcements, features and new developer tools in this grand WWDC special episode of the show. So fasten your seatbelts, it’s keynote analysis time! Sponsored by MacStadium: Get 50% off your first two months of a Mac mini subscription now w/ code 9TO5MAC and sign up to get more information about MacStadium's new Orka platform. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links WWDC by Sundell The video of the keynote The pre-WWDC interview PencilKit SwiftUI
May 29, 2019
WWDC 2019 is just a few days away, which means that it’s poker time! But before getting to the predictions, gambling and the bets, John and Rambo talk about the launch of WWDC by Sundell, Rambo’s latest scoops on iOS 13, and Apple’s surprise-release of a new iPod touch. Sponsored by ZUGU CASE: Get the new Muse Case for iPad Pro 12.9-inch and 11-inch on Amazon and check out our recent hands-on video. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Cloudflare Linode VSCode Browser Refresh extension WWDC by Sundell Chibi Studio beta Require Rambo’s iOS 13 scoops Swift Playgrounds 3.0 review WWDC 2019 poker scorecard
May 22, 2019
Rambo discovers evidence of CloudKit-based serverless functions and buys yet another iPhone XR, John takes another step towards making the iPad Pro his main computer, and Apple releases a new MacBook Pro. Sponsored by HP: For 9to5Mac's Deal of the Month, you can save big on HP displays, accessories, printers and much more via its Memorial Day Sale on now. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Chibi Studio Beta Shapeshift The new MacBook Pro Serverless computing SwiftNIO Vapor Swift by Sundell episode with Ted Kremenek Chimera jailbreak OpenTerm
May 15, 2019
How does John name his open source projects, and why and how does Rambo shower with AirPods? Just two of many questions asked and answered on this episode — along with the weekly speculation about upcoming Apple products, this time around Gurman’s latest reports about this fall’s iPhones — and a review of AirPods 2. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Rambo’s rich notifications for ChibiStudio Sweep Gurman’s report about Apple’s new A-series of chips Gurman’s tweet about new iPhone case moldings
May 8, 2019
After naming their favorite Italian city, John and Gui discuss iOS design systems and cross-platform UI frameworks, augment Mark Gurman’s latest scoops, and talk about preparing for WWDC. Sponsored by Volta: Get 10% off the Volta 2.0 charge cable now by visiting voltacharger.com/stacktrace and using promo code 9to5TAKE10 at checkout. Enter our Apple Watch Series 4 giveaway here.  Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links WWDC for macOS Imagine Engine Material design Microsoft’s Fluent design system Soor Mark Gurman’s latest report Apple Configurator AltConf
May 1, 2019
While on their road trip through Italy, John and Gui talk about conferences, traveling, SIM-cards, marketing for app developers, predictive computing, and much more. Also, a Rambo Report about the upcoming MacBook Pro. Sponsored by Withings: Get 20% off Withings Body+ Wi-Fi Smart Scale at the company’s website or Amazon $79 (Reg. $99). Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links App Builders NSNorth GigSky iOS app marketing for small developers, by Marco Arment Iconfinder WebGradients
April 24, 2019
Another week full of delicious scoops — expanded macOS authentication using the Apple Watch, WWDC news for developers, more signs of AR headset(s!), Siri shortcuts on the Mac, and much more. Also, how does Rambo get his hands on all this information anyway? Sponsored by Withings: Get 20% off Withings Body+ Wi-Fi Smart Scale at the company’s website or Amazon $79 (Reg. $99). Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Marathon Test Drive Episode with Micael Ilseman Expanded Apple Watch authentication Siri Shortcuts and Screen Time coming to the Mac WWDC 2019 for developers
April 17, 2019
We’ve got an ice cream truck full of scoops! A huge episode packed full of exclusive reports on iOS 13, how the iPad might be able to act as an external display for the Mac, a new Find my Friends/iPhone app, and the long-awaited breakup of iTunes. Also, a months late review of the Apple Watch Series 4. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Scoop 1: The breakup of iTunes Scoop 2: iOS 13 Scoop 3: macOS desktop extension feature Scoop 4: New Find my Friends/iPhone app UndoManager John’s Apple Pencil selection prototype John’s talk about backend-driven UI Stanford’s iOS course on iTunes U Ray Wenderlich Manning objc.io Hacking with Swift NSScreencast Sean Allen on YouTube Swift by Sundell Basics
April 10, 2019
Rambo reverse engineers the Face ID infrared camera, John goes on an open sourcing spree, and the two speculate about what exactly went wrong with AirPower. Also, iOS development beginner mistakes, and another edition of The Rambo Report. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Rambo’s infrared demo Sweep Splash Codextended CloudKitCodable Rambo’s article about the AirPower animation Stacktrace the motion picture Swift by Sundell episode about app architecture Rambo’s iOS app architecture name generator
April 3, 2019
John and Gui are joined by special guest Stephen Hackett to go on an epic journey throughout the many eras of Apple history. What major events and products defined each era, how did they move Apple forward, and how do some of them affect Apple even to this day? Fasten your seatbelt and pump up the volume — let’s go for a ride! Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Stephen on Twitter Connected RelayFM 512 Pixels The “West of Eden” book Stephen’s Lisa article on MacStories “No step 3” iMac ad, with Jeff Goldblum Stephen’s book: “Aqua and Bondi” Stephen’s Aqua Screenshot Library Steve Jobs’ Aqua introduction 512 Pixels membership newsletter
March 27, 2019
John and Gui are joined by Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, to analyze this week’s Apple event, and to speculate about what both the revealed and yet unrevealed products may tell us about Apple’s future direction. That, and the results of last week’s poker episode, and a special appearance by… a chicken? Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by OWC: For a limited time, OWC is giving Stacktrace listeners that buy the new 10-Port USB-C Dock a free 5-port OWC USB-C Travel Dock normally valued at $49. Just use promo code “9TO5DOCK” with both items in your cart. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Mark on Twitter Mark’s writing for Bloomberg Is AirPower Out Yet? App Builders conference Our poker scorecard Pitch your game to Apple Arcade
March 20, 2019
It’s poker time! While Apple seems to be going all-in on shipping new products this week, it’s once again time for John and Gui to place their bets as to what Apple might have in store for their 25th of March media event. That, and a bit of time traveling back to the year 2000. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by Hyper: For the entire month of March, get 50% off Hyper's combo wireless charger/USB-C hub and its other wireless chargers w/ code 9to5wireless. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Upgrade episode with Colleen Novielli Accidental Tech Podcast with Phil Schiller Swift by Sundell episode with Ted Kremenek 9to5Mac Happy Hour episode about Apple vs Spotify Poker scorecard
March 13, 2019
It’s time for some new, alternative, avenues of spelunking — including Apple’s career website, and… Rambo’s digital life? Also, how Swift compares to Node.js for server-side development, what a “UIKit for AR” could look like, and some brief speculation about Apple’s upcoming media event. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by Hyper: For the entire month of March, get 50% off Hyper's combo wireless charger/USB-C hub and its other wireless chargers w/ code 9to5wireless. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links YouTube video about generating videos with AI Node.js Vapor SwiftNIO John’s open source projects WWDC app Conferences.digital Apple’s 3D UI Frameworks Engineer job posting Apple’s Developer Tools UI Engineer job posting Rambo’s iOS 12.2 beta findings Apple’s privacy tools Marathon
March 6, 2019
After a brief discussion around static site generation and hardware hacking, John and Gui dive into some exclusive new spelunking findings from WebKit and the latest iOS 12.2 beta. Also, AR and how Microsoft’s approach with HoloLens might differ from Apple’s possible AR strategies, and more Marzipan. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by MacStadium: Whether you need a single Mac mini or a fully-scalable Mac private cloud, MacStadium is offering Stacktrace listeners two months for the price of one on a Mac mini subscription with the promo code 9TO5MAC. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Jekyll John’s iPad text selection prototype Microsoft HoloLens 2 ARKit Steve Troughton-Smith’s Marzipan blog post
February 27, 2019
Continuing on the topic of iOS 13 — will the iPad use a new home screen UI, rather than good old SpringBoard, and what could that look like? How could improved keyboard APIs for 3rd party apps make the iPad even more capable, and will the future of computing involve devices with foldable screens? Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by MacStadium: Whether you need a single Mac mini or a fully-scalable Mac private cloud, MacStadium is offering Stacktrace listeners two months for the price of one on a Mac mini subscription with the promo code 9TO5MAC. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Swift by Sundell with Ted Kremenek from Apple Final Fantasy VII UIKeyCommand John’s iPad keyboard controls hack Samsung Galaxy Fold Huawei Mate X Apple’s DeviceCheck API Anastasiia Vixentael’s security talks
February 22, 2019
John and Gui dive into the latest rumors about new Mac hardware and iOS 13. How might the design of the iPad Pro influence future MacBooks, how would a system-wide Dark Mode work on iOS, and what are our updated expectations for Project Marzipan? Also — iPhone XR review, marketing for indies, and much more. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by MacStadium: Whether you need a single Mac mini or a fully-scalable Mac private cloud, MacStadium is offering Stacktrace listeners two months for the price of one on a Mac mini subscription with the promo code 9TO5MAC.   Sponsored by Hyper: Get the HyperJuice wireless charger case for Apple's AirPods 60% off for just $20 as 9to5Mac's Deal of the Month.  Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links Soor Rambo’s email Vesper, Adieu - Daring Fireball Halide Swift by Sundell episode with Ben Sandofsky Ming-Chi Kuo’s latest report 9to5Mac’s concept renders for a 16 inch MacBook Pro Gurman’s report about combining iOS and Mac apps iA Writer Rambo’s article about using asset catalogs for theming
February 11, 2019
On this season two premiere John and Gui analyze the latest spelunking findings, talk about going indie, the launch of AirBuddy, the case for smaller iPads, and hey — the show has also got a new logo and is now part of 9to5Mac! Welcome back to Stacktrace. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by MacStadium: Whether you need a single Mac mini or a fully-scalable Mac private cloud, MacStadium is offering Stacktrace listeners two months for the price of one on a Mac mini subscription with the promo code 9TO5MAC.   Sponsored by Hyper: Get the HyperJuice wireless charger case for Apple's AirPods 60% off for just $20 as 9to5Mac's Deal of the Month.  Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Links: Stacktrace joining 9to5Mac Swift by Sundell with Ben Sandofsky Sharecuts Splash web service AirBuddy Swift by Sundell Basics
December 15, 2018
In this grand season finale of Stacktrace, John and Gui review the iPad Smart Keyboard Folio, Apple Watch Series 4, discuss entitlements, electrocardiograms and reveal the latest spelunking findings including (and we’re not kidding) - new details about AirPower. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: The Swift Alps New iPhone Smart Battery Case Swift by Sundell sponsorship Scriptable JSBox Pythonista Carrot Weather HomeRun AirPower patent application Taccy GitX Visual Studio Code Elevation Dock
November 28, 2018
Rambo runs his first ever App Store sale, John continues prototyping using his new iPad Pro, and the two discuss what it would take for the iPad to reach its full potential, what makes up a good backup strategy, and how Swift has fundamentally changed programming for Apple's platforms. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: John's text selection iPad Pro prototype Working Copy iPhreaks episode about backups Backblaze GoshDarnBlockSyntax
November 16, 2018
Rene Ritchie joins John and Gui to discuss the new iPad Pro, the pros and cons of doing work on a tablet, and how we'd like iOS to change to take full advantage of the new hardware. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: iMore Vector Rene on Twitter Stacktrace on Twitter Joanna Stern, the Wall Street Journal MKBHD Rene's iPad Pro review Rene's Apple Pencil review Serenity Caldwell's iPad review John's text selection prototype John's boxed selection prototype
October 27, 2018
With Apple's October event just around the corner it's once again time for John and Gui to face off in a game of Keynote Poker. But before that, the two review the iPhone XS Max, the 2018 15" MacBook Pro and...Silicon Valley? Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: Play Keynote Poker with us Join us in playing Keynote Poker! You can find the scorecard here. Feel free to tweet us your bets, we always love to hear from you :) May the best player win!
October 16, 2018
John and Gui discuss the newly revealed iPad Pro details, how people are building custom faces for the Apple Watch, and - after AirPower shows yet another sign of life - what's good and bad about the web in 2018. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: Stacktrace on Spotify Sharecuts Rambo's talk from NSSpain CloudFlare MacStadium DigitalOcean Rambo.codes Swift by Sundell
October 5, 2018
Is Apple using CoreML to determine the relevance of push notifications, what new features will we see in this year's new iPads, and why are we disabling GitHub issues for our open source projects? Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: Sign up for John's monthly newsletter The unofficial WWDC app for macOS Splash FinderSyrahUI AnimojiStudio
September 26, 2018
After returning from their adventure in Spain, John and Gui take a closer look at iOS 12 and some initial spelunking findings from the iOS 12.1 beta. Also, why Mac hardware leaks are not as common as iOS ones, and several tips and tricks about productivity and time management. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: How the new Apple watch face videos where made How Apple product photography works Carrot Weather PCalc Designing Fluid Interfaces
September 15, 2018
In this special episode of the show John and Gui analyze Apple's 2018 iPhone keynote and reveal the results of last episode's poker game - in front of a live audience at the NSSpain conference! Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Recorded live by Stefan Völker. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: NSSpain Support Stacktrace on Patreon
September 5, 2018
Analyzing Rambo's latest spelunking findings - high resolution marketing images of the new iPhone XS and Apple Watch Series 4, followed by our second edition Apple Keynote Poker game. It's speculation time! Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Poker scorecard Follow along our poker game and make your own bets! Download our scorecard and let us know what your predictions are for the upcoming Apple event. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: Jonathan Mann's song about the iOS 12 beta update dialog Splash John's Swift editor prototype Imagine Engine The iPhone XS image Rambo found The Apple Watch Series 4 image Rambo found Episode with Casey Liss
August 23, 2018
John and Gui speculate what Apple might have in store for the fall - including the rumored new MacBook and Mac Mini - talk about updating apps to the latest version of iOS, discuss the state of third party Twitter apps and answer questions about prototyping and system-level widgets. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: Bloomberg's report about potential new Macs MacBook Air launch video Apple registers new Apple Watch models - 9to5Mac MindNode John's prototyping talk
August 11, 2018
Casey Liss joins John and Gui as the very first special guest on the show - to talk about going indie, CarPlay, and to analyze all of the new spelunking findings from the fifth beta of iOS 12. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: Casey on Twitter Casey on Micro.blog Rambo on Micro.blog John on Micro.blog Casey on Cars Accidental Tech Podcast Analog(ue) Sourcery Liss is More Swift by Sundell
July 26, 2018
John and Gui talk about Apple's recent updates to the MacBook Pro and the aftermath of their release, and use that as a starting point for a discussion about the future of the Mac and what really makes a computer a computer. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: Gui's talk from São Paulo iA Writer Upgrade podcast TouchBarServer iMore: "Apple finds, fixes performance BUG!" The iPhone Antenna Song - Jonathan Mann
July 13, 2018
John and Gui celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the App Store by talking about how app development and design has changed during the last decade, followed by an in-depth look at the new Shortcuts app and an introduction to Sharecuts. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: Engineer, senior engineer, podcast host? John's Xcode theme Swift by Sundell episode with Ryan Nystrom The Stacktrace Aftershow Aftershow teaser clip NSSpain 10 years of the App Store: The design evolution of the earliest apps 1Password Sharecuts MacStadium
June 28, 2018
John and Gui dive into the latest news about AirPower, with some brand new details about iOS as an embedded platform. Apple's recent keyboard repair policy then prompts a discussion about what makes a pro machine and what the perfect developer laptop could look like. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Announcement: NSSpain live show We're super excited to announce that we're doing a live episode of Stacktrace at the NSSpain conference this September! Read more about the conference and get your ticket on the NSSpain website. Hope to see you there! Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: DaisyDisk Backblaze NSSpain Bloomberg's new article about AirPower Apple's new keyboard service program Club3D 4K HDMI dongle "The best laptop ever made" - Marco.org
June 13, 2018
After settling the scores from last episode's poker game, John and Gui dives into the announcements and news from WWDC 2018. What does the new Shortcuts system mean for Siri, how useful is Augmented Reality really, what's it like building a Mac app using UIKit and Marzipan, and much more. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: Our WWDC poker score card Swift by Sundell episode with Ben Scheirman Tim Cook interview with CNN Money Imagine Engine
May 31, 2018
On this special pre-WWDC episode of the show, John and Gui play a special variant of Poker to share their predictions, speculations and hopes for what Apple might release at WWDC 2018. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: Upgrade podcast
May 19, 2018
John and Gui talk about Google's and Microsoft's recent announcements at their developer conferences, and how they might affect Apple. They also discuss the viability of 3rd party Twitter clients, whether Apple is behind in terms of AI, and if a developer's cut of an App Store sale will ever be increased. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: "iOS to macOS – A Developer's Journey" Apple's job post for the declarative UI framework project 9To5Mac's report on the iPhone SE design rumors Twitter's new Account Activity API Google I/O keynote in 14 minutes, by The Verge Microsoft's day 1 Build keynote in 15 minutes, by Engadget Microsoft's day 2 Build keynote in 5 minutes, by The Verge Google Duplex The Turing Test
May 3, 2018
John and Gui dive deep into the possibilities of a WebKit & macOS system-wide dark theme and discuss all the new rumors about a declarative cross-platform UI framework for Apple's platforms. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: Gui's 9to5Mac post about a WebKit dark mode Asset Catalog Format Reference - Apple WWDC app for macOS The WebKit open source project Episode 271 of ATP Apple's Resolution Independent UI Design patent AppearanceMaker John Gruber's post about Apple's cross-platform UI project Mark Gurman's tweet about Swift and Interface Builder HubFramework "You’re Practically a Mac Developer" LearnAppKit.io
April 18, 2018
John and Gui talk about the Mac Pro and how it's being developed, Apple's leaked memo about... leaks, user privacy & third party closed sourced SDKs, Rambo's new TV setup, and much more. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: Bloomberg's report on Apple's memo about leaks Photos of a gold iPhone X on 9to5Mac "Apple’s 2019 Mac Pro will be shaped by workflows" - TechCrunch ChibiStudio 9to5Mac Swift by Sundell
April 6, 2018
John and Gui talk about Apple's recent education event, the new 9.7" iPad, how ClassKit works, iOS navigation & NSUserActivity, iWork + Apple Pencil, the possibility of ARM-powered Macs, and much more. Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: ChibiStudio The new 9.7" iPad John and Gui's iPhreaks episode about performance/Core Animation ClassKit ClassKit Resources Request NSUserActivity Universal Links ATP episode #267 about Apple's education event "I’m annoyed at the reaction to Apple’s Education Event" - The Loop Bloomberg's report about ARM-powered Macs
March 21, 2018
On this second episode of Stacktrace, John and Gui discuss Apple's upcoming March 27th event. What do we know? What do we expect? Tune in and find out! Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: FU: Kristaps Grinbergs guessed correctly about the reveal UXKit seems to be closer to UIKIt March event announcement ClassKit and the Classwork app Apple Books Redesign Original report Gui's findings iBooks to Apple Books then back to iBooks iBook hardware HIDE_pearl The cool AirPower animation and how it works CloudKit Paper
March 15, 2018
On this very first episode of the show John and Gui talk about the 10 year anniversary of the iPhone SDK, their memories of getting started with iOS development and what Apple might have in store for the future - including the rumor of a new cross-platform framework developed under the code name "Marzipan". Stacktrace by 9to5Mac is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Hosts: Gui on Twitter: @_inside John on Twitter: @johnsundell Topics: WWDC app for macOS Swift by Sundell John & Gui's previous podcast episode John's Xcode theme Gui's tweet about Apple's various boards Gui's SpringBoard comparison tweet Class-dump Apple's use of Swift Visual Studio Code Mark Gurman's report on Marzipan Gui's UXKit demo project Imagine Engine Orta: "Apps are just pretty pictures of JSON" Feedback? Drop us a line at podcast@9to5mac.com. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!
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