iOhYes Retired


A podcast by iOS developers for iOS developers, delivering news, tips, and rants for professional iOS/Mac developers, with something for enterprise and indie developers alike.

Hosted by Darryl Thomas and John Sextro.

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3: Episode 3 - Strangeloop Edition

October 1, 2012 at 11:45PM • 1 hour 7 minutes • Wiki Entry

Review of Jeff Kelley's Threading Talk from Strangeloop

  • GCD, NSOperations, ObjC Associated Objects
  • Slides

Review of Robert van Loghem's Voice Control Talk from Strangeloop

  • Nuance integration, Future of Siri

iPad Mini Rumors

  • $300 7 inch iPad rumor
  • Reasons it could be true:
    • Makes sense of the "new iPad" name but not the "new iPhone"
    • Need a device in a mid range price point, and need to drive additional hardware sales for profit growth (hardware sales are crucial for Apple: see this graph of revenue by segment) also this revenue from hardware sales link
  • Reasons in might not be true:
    • Cannibalization of iPad sales (what features could they limit? no 3G/4G?)

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