Mobile Couch 4: So You’re About to Launch a New App

Published 19 March 2013 • 1 hour, 4 minutes

Filing Radars for SDK bugs, the usefulness and importance of Open Radar, dynamically overlaying your app”s details directly on the icon, Caleb”s new app Cute Fruit and marketing your app through video, word of mouth and advertising. Plus an interview with Russell Ivanovic (@rustyshelf) of Shifty Jelly.

Jelly and Bean 16: Free Cars for Everyone!

Published 16 March 2013 • 57 minutes, 46 seconds

Simcity continues having problems, Google Reader gets tossed out in Google’s latest spring cleaning, Veronica Mars kickstarter campaign launches, and succeeds within 10 hours, Microsoft gets slapped with a huge fine for accidentally not offering users a choice of browser in Europe, and Apple joins Amazon in applying for patents to resell digital content.

Jelly and Bean 15: Almost a Full Plate of Nando’s

Published 9 March 2013 • 56 minutes, 20 seconds

Two original cast members join the new Star Wars film, Quickflix announces its intentions for streaming content negotiations, a new Simcity is released, the Australian government’s inquiry into IT pricing, and the latest Iron Man 3 trailer.

Mobile Couch 3: It’s Like iCloud, but It Works

Published 5 March 2013 • 51 minutes, 36 seconds

Developing with multiple versions of your app on your test devices, advertising your app and tracking the success of advertising (without having your app rejected), and setting up a server backend to add server functionality to your app, including persisting your Core Data storage in the cloud, sharing data via a simple API, and adding the ability to remotely update your app”s settings on user”s devices.

Jelly and Bean 14: We… Are Individuals

Published 2 March 2013 • 55 minutes, 28 seconds

System Shock 2 becomes available on and a new copyright association (made from the unholy combination of the MPAA, the RIAA and several american ISPs) begins a six strikes solution for piracy.

Jelly and Bean 13: A Marvel of Game Engineering

Published 23 February 2013 • 54 minutes, 37 seconds

Disney announces solo Star Wars films for young Han Solo and Boba Fett, Google Glass and the future of wearable computing, Google’s plans to open retail stores, and the details from the announcement of the Playstation 4, including their plans for implementing streaming technology and new (and sometimes creepy) social additions.

Mobile Couch 2: I Love Storyboards

Published 19 February 2013 • 51 minutes, 56 seconds

Follow-up on Hola! Unblocker, automating build numbers and Nimbus (with a short discussion about CocoaPods and whether it’s good or not), the pros and cons of using Storyboards in your app from prototyping to full-blown app, and how to approach version targeting with your app.

Jelly and Bean 12: A Life Span of Fifteen Minutes

Published 16 February 2013 • 1 hour, 9 minutes

Blackberry losing businesses, the Surface Pro selling out and whether it’s a legitimate claim, Facebook hacks their own system to improve security, speculation on whether Apple is going to produce an iWatch, and rumours about the next-gen Playstation and Xbox consoles.

Jelly and Bean 11: Running Off the Cuff

Published 9 February 2013 • 57 minutes, 46 seconds

A Star Wars movie featuring Yoda, the possibility of Portal and Half Life movies from Bad Robot (J.J. Abrams), the Superbowl ads, GoDaddy’s awful advertising, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, the dramatic retelling of the origin of Doctor Who (the show, not the character) and the controversy surrounding CNET having it’s product reviews interfered with by it’s parent company, CBS.