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Under Construction

December 22, 2014

We’ve taken down the app temporarily to work on fixing some issues that have shown up with Apple’s recent updates to iOS. Pardon the delay, but we want to make sure that no one has a bad experience. We’ll aim to get it back up soon after the holiday season. Thanks for your patience.

iOS 8 bugs! Beware!

September 24, 2014

UPDATE Sept. 28: Apple released 8.0.2 and it seems to have fixed the Bonjour issues that some customers were seeing! It’s great to get to blame Apple for that problem! We’re still not sure yet about the WiFi issues that have been reported, but these seems to effect only a small number of people. UPDATE Sept. 24: I have occasionally been able to reproduce an issue where two devices never find ...

Big Update and a Demo

August 5, 2014

Today, the latest version of the app, version 1.0.2, went live on the app store! Make sure to download this update, as it has some great improvements to reliability and stability. In addition to the update, I also created a (quite amateur) demo video to show off some of the features to help curious potential customers see how it really works. Please, continue to let me know about any of ...

We are live on the app store!

July 10, 2014

Yes! After one quick fix, speakto has now been accepted by Apple and is live on the app store! I’m very excited to start getting your feedback and making speakto even better. Please, contact me with your questions, comments, suggestions, whatever… I would love to hear from you and promise to be responsive!

App Submitted!

June 17, 2014

Well, version 1.0 has now been submitted! Hopefully everything goes smoothly and I will post again when it is available. I look forward to hearing from you!

Welcome

June 11, 2014

Hi there. This is my first post. I’m getting ready to release the app, and so I thought I should get some content up on the website before it goes live! I’d like to explain the background of speakto, and why we made it. It all started when I moved into a new house, and I couldn’t hear my kids in their playroom when I was in my office. I ...