011 – BSc in Ruby on Rails

This week we talk about the non-gaming applications of VR, Baz has pre-ordered Playstation VR. We discuss the latest in Hackintoshs… and why we never built one. Dave has discovered NativeScript: use HTML, CSS and Javascript to make app, has he gone to the dark side? Thomas tell us of his experiences as a tech recruiter, we discuss the programming interview, the “kitchen sink” job spec, why developers don’t negotiate their salaries, what are salaries like at the moment and different approaches to tech recruitment.

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010 – Data Driven Fun

We discuss the new features announced at WWDC for tvOS, watchOS, iOS and macOS. We have a discussion about Messaging Apps and the new Messages Extensions. Baz installs the iOS 10 Beta and then uninstalls it. Will we start learning Swift? We talk about the new playgrounds tutorial and we talk about which WWDC sessions we want to watch but haven’t got around to yet.

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009 – Something in the keynote we have to pay money for

We discuss our hardware and software predictions and hopes for Apple’s platforms ahead of WWDC. Followed by a discussion of Apple’s announcement of app subscriptions and how it might affect us as developers, and as users.

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