Cosmicast

Intro

I make apps. Small apps, big apps, notes apps, utility apps, social network apps, you name it. I also happen to make a small podcast player called Cosmicast, and this week I updated it to 2.0.

This wasn’t a 2.0 like any other. This was a complete rewrite from the ground up. It was essentially its own new app. I already had a podcast app on the App Store, so it made sense to launch it on top of that one. One of the most prominent questions I kept receiving was whether it was built using SwiftUI. No. …


Aurora: Colour Picker on a MacBook Pro dock
Aurora: Colour Picker on a MacBook Pro dock
Aurora: Colour Picker

Bright Beginnings

Last week on the 29th of January I launched Aurora (my new colour-picker and dictionary app for iOS and macOS). It was born out of a need for a tool that let me quickly and easily get information about colours and pick them from images as well as from the camera. Tools like these were abundant on the web, but not on iOS.

On the 29th of December 2019 (exactly a month before launch) I set out to make something that would be a useful tool for myself first and foremost, something that would enable me to speed up my…

Shihab

App Store featured  app developer. Ex-IBM, server-side Swift. Currently working on a variety of apps.

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