Making (Some?) Money as an Indie iOS Developer

Tokyo iOS Meetup, August 2014

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Does it make sense to base your business and career around developing consumer apps for the iOS store? The recent discussions online would suggest that it’s a risky proposition and few are managing to sustain ongoing development from these apps alone.

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(Even more) Rapid App Development with RubyMotion

Bath (England) Ruby Meetup, June 2014

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When creating iOS apps with RubyMotion, a good working knowledge of Objective-C is ultimately still required. Here we take a look at some external libraries however that aim to bridge the gap, making app development more accessible, not to mention faster.

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Simpler Core Data with RubyMotion

Tokyo iOS Meetup, February 2014

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RubyMotion is great for quickly prototyping apps but it lacks the data modelling tools that Xcode provides. Luckily, using Core Data with RubyMotion can actually be easier and quicker with a little help from some 3rd party libraries.

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