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What makes a good iOS team manager?

In any organization, you have a hierarchy. The opinions or comments of executives and managers carry authority employees will feel compelled to respond to. And this is a problem if that organization’s business is iOS development. Traditional methods of business management and current methods of iOS development don’t work very well together. A good iOS team manager does things differently.

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EmpowerApps.Show – Understanding Git with Ben Chatelain

In this episode, Leo talks with Ben Chatelain about Git. They chat about branching strategies, merging strategies, Xcode headaches, and… using emojis in your commit messages!😱🥳👏 Knowing the Git Terminal Command What Xcode can help with Gitflow vs Trunk Based merge vs squash vs rebase Dealing with Git Submodules 😱 Merging Xcode Projects and Storyboards Read more about EmpowerApps.Show – Understanding Git with Ben Chatelain[…]

Apple Watch Series 6 unlocks exciting future for developers

Apple unveiled its brand-new Apple Watch Series 6 on September 15 with some fanfare. This was followed the next day by the release of the Watch’s latest operating system, WatchOS 7. 

This is a big deal for Apple app developers – the new hardware and software offer new features that significantly raise the bar for what is possible with the Watch. Apple has given us the tools to create more sophisticated kinds of apps, both standalone for the Watch, as well as companions for iOS.

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EmpowerApps.Show – A Very Remote Year with Jacob Gorban

In this episode, Leo talks with Jacob Gorban about being remote and what they’ve learning over the years being remote such as communication, keeping teams productive, managing iOS development and more. We talk about: Dealing with Communication Slack Guidelines for Channels and DMs Scheduling Meetings Mentoring Junior Developers Doing Code Reviews and Pull-Requests Organizing Testing Read more about EmpowerApps.Show – A Very Remote Year with Jacob Gorban[…]

Apple Watch 2020 with Steve Lipton

EmpowerApps.Show – Apple Watch 2020 with Steve Lipton

In this episode, Leo talks with Steve Lipton about the Apple Watch. We go into detail on the September Apple Event, watchOS 7, iOS 14 release, Apple Watch Series 6, and more. We talk about: Surprise! iOS 14 is out September Event Apple Watch Series 6 Family Setup Apple Watch SE vs Series 3 SwiftUI Read more about EmpowerApps.Show – Apple Watch 2020 with Steve Lipton[…]

EmpowerApps.Show – Machine Learning and Core ML with Jameson Toole

In this episode, Leo talks with Jameson Toole Co-founder / CTO of FritzAI about CoreML and Machine Learning. We talk about the process of introducing ML into your app, the different capabilities of CoreML, as well as the updates which have come out of WWDC 2020. We talk about: Preparing for Machine Learning Deciding the Read more about EmpowerApps.Show – Machine Learning and Core ML with Jameson Toole[…]