Nobody wants to read your update dialog

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by Daryl, DevMate Octopus on
One of our customers calls their users to remind them about updating an app. They call their users. On the telephone. They feel forced to do so because their update adoption rates are just above zero. No adoption rates means massive profit losses and months of wasted work. It may sound as if users are simply indifferent to improvements, but

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App development secrets from DevMate experts

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From today, this blog is taking a full turnaround. DevMate has an expert OS X team on board, willing to share what they know about developing and selling mac apps. We decided to make our knowledge available to anyone interested. We’re not launching a full-scale academy, but we all know that knowledge and experience are invaluable for the world

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El Capitan’s ATS: what’s in it for OS X developers

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by Daryl, DevMate Octopus on
This year during Apple Keynote there was one thing on the minds of OS X developers worldwide — the El Capitan release date. All because of the new Application Transport Security (ATS) requirements. Since the changes, there’s a good deal to be done and tested by the September 30th set release date. If you still haven’t heard about what

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DevMate is finally released.

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by Daryl, DevMate Octopus on
After 4 great years, DevMate has arrived. We’ve spent hours on every detail, have reworked entire sections from scratch, and polished everything up to make it all work perfectly. And now, we’ve officially released DevMate, an indispensable tool for you and hundreds of other indie developers and vendor companies. We’re proud that over 50 developers are

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New Benefits from the Latest DevMate Update

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by Daryl, DevMate Octopus on
The two most recent DevMate updates, 1.0b7 and 1.0b7.1, brought a number of significant improvements. In particular, developers got some great new options and tools that make the experience of working in DevMate smoother and more streamlined. Below are the features along with short use cases on how to benefit from using them. FastSpring Embedded Store SupportIf

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