Empower Apps

With the possibility of new iPad apps out in March, Leo talks about the status of business and professional apps on the iPad. How has it expanded? What are its limitation both in development and monetization? What are some ways to deliver professional and business applications for the iPad?

Show Notes

Apple March Event

History of the iPad 

  • Is the iPad Still Transitioning Similar to SmartPhones and Notebook Computers did? 
  • Leo's iPad Journey
  • What makes iPad and iOS work well 
  • What’s the difference between Professional and Business Apps?

Limitations of the iPad 

Hardware Limitations 

  • Battery Life 
  • Connectors 
  • External Drive Support
  • Files Management

UI Issues

  • Touch vs Keyboard and Mouse
  • FaceID and TouchID
  • Managing Apps and Split Screen
  • Responsive Web Sites

App Store Monetization 

  • Ads
  • Flat price
  • In-App Purchases
  • Subscriptions
  • Where is Group Licensing?

Enterprise Licenses 

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Creators & Guests

Leo Dion
Swift developer for Apple devices and more; Founder of BrightDigit; husband and father of 6 adorable kids

What is Empower Apps?

An exploration of Apple business news and technology. We talk about how businesses can use new technology to empower their business and employees, from Leo Dion, founder of BrightDigit.