Archive for July, 2013

Android vs iOS Development Estimates

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

I’ve built Android software and I’ve built iOS software.  I much prefer developing on iOS so that’s what I spend most of my time doing, but I’ve done enough Android to have my two cents to contribute on this issue. In a nutshell:  BBC said that they have almost 3x the number of developers working […]

Upgrade Pricing and Used Apps

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

The Mac and iOS App Stores don’t offer upgrade pricing, and they probably never will. Apple’s model for apps is akin to physical products.  If you bought a toaster last year, and this year a new toaster comes out, there is no upgrade path.  Your old toaster still works.  If you want the new one, […]