Keeping up to date with iOS development

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Which of these statements best describes you?

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I have been involved in shipping at least one app to the App Store
84%/ 2K resp.
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I am actively creating an app, but have not shipped it to the App Store
7%/ 189 resp.
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I plan to make apps in the future but have not yet started
5%/ 135 resp.
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I am interested in how iOS apps are made, but do not plan to make one
1%/ 47 resp.
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I have no interest in making iOS apps
0%/ 8 resp.

Does your primary income come from making iOS apps?

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Yes
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No
17%/ 362 resp.

How do you keep up to date with iOS development?

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Reading blog posts/articles
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Email newsletters
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Twitter
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Listening to podcasts
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Watching YouTube videos
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Reddit
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Facebook
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Other
10%/ 265 resp.

Do you use RSS to keep up to date with iOS development?

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I don't use RSS
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I regularly read sites via RSS feeds
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I occasionally read sites via RSS feeds
15%/ 375 resp.

Do you use Medium to *discover* articles to read?

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I read articles on Medium, but do not use it for article discovery
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I occasionally browse the Medium home page for something new to read
9%/ 229 resp.
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I have Medium redirecting to 127.0.0.1 in my hosts file 😀
7%/ 170 resp.
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I follow authors or publications on Medium and actively use it to discover articles
6%/ 153 resp.

Do you pay for a Medium premium account?

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Yes
4%/ 103 resp.
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No
95%/ 2K resp.

How do you feel about how much you read/watch about iOS development

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I'm happy with the amount I currently consume
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I want to consume more!
37%/ 857 resp.
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It's all too much, I need less
7%/ 166 resp.

How do you feel about the variety of content you consume on iOS development?

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I'd like to broaden my horizons and read/watch content from people I don't currently know
58%/ 1K resp.
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I get enough variety in the content I consume
41%/ 938 resp.

On what device do you do *most* of your media consumption about iOS development?

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On a laptop/desktop
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On a phone
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On a tablet
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Do you create content on iOS development for the iOS development community?

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Yes
23%/ 577 resp.
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No
76%/ 1K resp.

Do you regularly read, or subscribe to iOS Dev Weekly?

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Yes
87%/ 2K resp.
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No
12%/ 299 resp.

How do you feel about the opening "Comment" section of iOS Dev Weekly?

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I like it, and read it regularly
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I neither like, nor dislike it
17%/ 381 resp.
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I like it, and read it occasionally
15%/ 343 resp.
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I read for the links, not commentary
12%/ 260 resp.
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I like it, but they are too long for the newsletter format and should be on a separate site
1%/ 40 resp.
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I do not like it
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Other
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