1. Episode #59
  2. Aug 7, 2020
  3. 46m
  4. 46m

The Future of Mac Development with Lucas Derraugh - Part 1

The Future of Mac Development with Lucas Derraugh - Part 1

In this two-part episode, Leo talks with Lucas Derraugh about the future of macOS development. In this first part, we talk about why should iOS developers get into Mac development, the difference in iPad vs Mac app markets, SwiftUI vs AppKit, as well as Native vs Electron.
  1. 46m podcast at transistor.fm
  2. 46m video at youtube.com


Related Episodes

Related Links

WWDC Videos - We Loved


The tools you need to monitor, optimize, and get more downloads.

If you want your app to succeed, there's never been a better time to read up on App Store Optimization and Appfigures provides that for you. 

The folks at Appfigures have easy step-by-step guides and intuitive tools to do that, which many indie developers are using to get more downloads:

Also check out our episode with CEO Ariel Michaeli:

Try Appfigures for free, and if you like it use the special link to get 30% off for the next 3 months:

360iDev - August 16 - 19 (Remote)

  • The Leading indie iOS/Mac (and watchOS, and tvOS) Developer conference
  • It's all about Community and Code!
  • Four days of hands-on training, amazing sessions, and the great community. All Swift.

Use the promo code WeAreSwift to get 20% off registration.

WWDC and Mac

  • Emphasis on Mac Development
  • Why should iOS developers get into Mac development?
  • iPad Pro Apps vs Mac Pro Apps
  • Challenges of SwiftUI vs AppKit
  • Improvements to AppKit
  • Widgets on macOS
  • SwiftUI Updates for Document-Based Apps
  • Electron vs Native

Social Media

GitHub - @brightdigit

BrightDigit - @brightdigit

Leo - @leogdion



Instagram - @brightdigit


Music from https://filmmusic.io
"Blippy Trance" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★