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A podcast by iOS developers for iOS developers, delivering news, tips, and rants for professional iOS/Mac developers, with something for enterprise and indie developers alike.

Hosted by Darryl Thomas and John Sextro.

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98: We Heard You Like Rants

January 13, 2016 at 9:15AM • 1 hour 2 minutes • Wiki Entry

Nolan suffers Darryl's tirades regarding what he feels are some disturbing modern software development practices.

Discussion - Darryl’s Rants

  • Design Patterns that fly in the face of Apple’s established practices and tooling
  • Lulling oneself into a false sense of security through dogmatic test writing
  • CocoaPods, Fastlane and the like (Unscrutinized code-borrowing and massive dependency chains)





  • Kangaroo Mobile Desktop - Very cool $99 portable PC with ~4hrs of battery and docking for expanded i/o. Comes with Windows 10 Home, runs Ubuntu well.

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  • Darryl’s Make-up Rants

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