Project Update

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

34 episodes of Project Update since the first episode, which aired on July 1st, 2019.

  • 22: This Will Have to Do

    December 2nd, 2019  |  1 hr 28 secs

    This week Joe finally shipped version 1.0 of Retrospective Timelines. Dave traveled back in time to work with Apple Script Studio and made yet more progress on the parser.

  • 21: Rhetorical Topics

    November 18th, 2019  |  1 hr 1 min

    This week Dave finds a reason to run unit tests before every commit and Joe finds several unfixable bugs.

  • 20: The man-spreading of app navigation

    November 11th, 2019  |  1 hr 8 mins
    antlr, indiedev, swiftui

    This week Joe makes a lot of progress on the UI for Retrospective Timelines. Dave gets his laptop fixed and wraps up the hardest part of the calculation parser.

  • 19: Weird descending price

    November 4th, 2019  |  47 mins 3 secs

    This week Dave reviews Rider and makes some progress on Let and While statement parsing. Joe details some changes on the User Interface for Retrospective Timelines.

  • 18: Technical Mortgage

    October 28th, 2019  |  55 mins 12 secs

    This week Joe avoids taking on some technical debt and makes a lot of progress on Retrospective Timelines. Dave continues to uncover complexity in FileMaker calculation parsing.

  • 17: Templified

    October 21st, 2019  |  58 mins 21 secs

    Dave had a bit of a rough week but made some progress on the parser. Joe had some design issues while running up against the edges of SwiftUI.

  • 16: My dissatisfaction with you

    October 14th, 2019  |  48 mins 38 secs
    antlr, coredata, swiftui

    This week Joe refactored an important manager class for Core Data. Dave stumbled onto a new mini-app idea involving the calculation parser.

  • 15: A higher plane of ASCII

    October 7th, 2019  |  54 mins 13 secs

    This week Dave reaches for a higher plane of ASCII, and Joe is momentarily not confused. Progress is made on ANTLR parsing and Retrospective Timeline schema.

  • 14: We haven't filed your paperwork

    September 30th, 2019  |  47 mins 24 secs

    This week Joe created a ton of additional complexity for a simple sorting feature. Dave installed macOS Catalina, many many times.

  • 13: Eventual Consistency

    September 23rd, 2019  |  1 hr 11 mins

    This week Dave makes a breakthrough in the complexity of his calculation parser. Joe finally discusses the app he is building and what it's all about.

  • 12: Tap it like you mean it

    September 16th, 2019  |  49 mins 28 secs

    This week Joe runs into the rough edges of SwiftUI and makes a plan to ship a beta version. Dave makes progress with ANTLR and escapes into Borderlands 3.

  • 11: Is AR ready yet

    September 9th, 2019  |  49 mins 18 secs
    indiedev, swiftui

    Joe got back from vacation and made a bunch of progress with Core Data. Dave made progress on this calculation parser. They discuss the most difficult phase of projects.