Episode 457: The Ripple Effect

Daniel and Manton celebrate Ulysses 22 launching with added support for Micro.blog. They talk more about competition and how all parties can win by collaborating to solve customer problems. Finally, they react to Apple addressing one developer’s Small Business Program woes, while acknowledging the larger issues that remain.

Many thanks to our sponsor this week:


  • Ulysses 22 – Major update to the Mac and iOS editor, including new support for Micro.blog.
  • Micro.blog – Manton’s blog publishing and hosting service.
  • MarsEdit – Daniel’s Mac-based blog publishing app.
  • An Alternative to Competition – Jason Fried of Basecamp shares his feelings about competition in business.
  • An Update – Sean Harding shares that he has been admitted to the Apple Small Business Program.
  • Potential Witnesses – TechCrunch story on the release of witnesses for the Epic vs. Apple lawsuit.
  • Hey Apple… – David Heinemeier Hansson on the Screaming in the Cloud podcast.
  • Building Companies to Last – Jim Collins with an article synthesizing ideas from his book “Built to Last.”

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March 27, 2021 at 12:17 am.