Episode 429: You Have Shipped It

Daniel ships MarsEdit 4.4, and talks with Manton about taking stock of bugs and examining the anxiety around shipping updates. They look forward to MarsEdit 5, Black Ink for iOS, and the potential business models Daniel might adopt. They talk about learning to disregard unhelpful criticism, and prioritizing survival as an indie over trying to please everybody.


  • MarsEdit 4.4.2 – Daniel’s updated Mac blog editing app with enhanced Micro.blog support.
  • Bug Bytes: Daniel Jalkut – Daniel’s feature in the Mac App Store for a FastScripts bug.
  • Tot – Menu-bar based note taking app for Mac from the Iconfactory.
  • Tim Cook Goes to Congress – YouTube video of the long Congressional hearing including testimony by Tim Cook.
  • Sunlit 3.0 Beta – Manton announces the updated version of the app along with open sourcing it.

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July 31, 2020 at 7:33 am.