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August 11, 2021 44 min

Today's guest is João Dias - developer behind legendary Android automation app Tasker.

In this episode we discuss:

  • Why he started developing apps
  • Quitting his job to earn a living as a full time independent developer
  • App monetization models
  • Deciding which features to build
  • The mess that is the Android permissions system
  • Working around OS restrictions
  • Dealing with negative reviews
  • Advice to aspiring developers on marketing their apps
  • and much much more!
  • 🌎 Connect with João

    You can find João on Twitter @joaomgcd, on Patreon here & on his website @

    🔎 Resources discussed in the show

  • Tasker
  • Join
  • ReadItToMe (my app)
  • Share
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