Track 12: Hey, Siri, Make Me an App

Episode 12 · December 6th, 2018 · 1 hr 19 mins

About this Episode

Bugs, crashes, simulators, scrums, sprints, and -- quite literally -- grumpy old gits. It's all in a day's work as we explore what it takes to make an app, how we got here, and why we care so much about apps anyway. Also: why two burgers are better than one. Recorded Thursday, November 15, 2018.


  • Follow-up: Homework check
  • News Tidbit of the Week
    • Kurt: The passing of Stan Lee
  • Mini-Topic: Christmas decor
    • Real versus artificial trees
    • How soon is too soon?
  • Main topic: Computer Science
    • A brief history of apps
    • Why do we care about apps?
    • A day in the life of a software developer
    • How do apps get made?

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