EverliiOS apps get new amazing features every week, constantly growing bigger and more complex, this makes Xcode build times grow proportionally.
Of course, one solution might be to regularly update your hardware, but here we’re going to talk about a free software alternative to that. In the Everli iOS team, we decided to give PodBuilder a spin, and we did right.
Reading Time: 5minutesTL;DR: We developed Uppy, an on-premises way to distribute Android and iOS apps via the open web. The SDK for iOS is here and the one for Android is here, whilst the backend will be published later because it needs a bit more polishing! 😜
I’m so excited to unveil this project publicly that I’d like to go straight to features, but first, let me introduce some of the backstories!
Why we built Uppy
As you may already know, internally we are developing two apps: one for customers and one for shoppers and while the first one is publicly available on major stores, the other one has very specific needs that can’t be achieved on those platforms.
Specifically, we value the shopper app as a Working tool with a capitalized “W”, meaning that the app should be not only as efficient as possible but updates must be on-point and align with regulations and new features in a timely fashion.