AppCraver is partnering up with AdMob to highlight some of the developers that are using the AdMob mobile advertising platform. Omar Siddiqui CEO of Trippert Labs, comes to us courtesy of this partnership. Here are his experiences developing apps for the iPhone and iPod touch.
Did you have previous experience as a developer?
What / how many apps have you made so far?
What type of apps/games/software inspires you? Where do you get your ideas?
From classic game mechanics that can be even more fun on the iPhone.
How do you settle on the price point for your apps?
Through iteration and market feedback.
What has been the best thing about designing for the iPhone?
Actually making money and getting instant consumer feedback.
What has been the biggest challenge about designing for the iPhone?
Standing out if you're not a megahit.
Is your company venture backed or privately held?
Do you have any other apps in the works?
Yes - including a 3D flying game that we plan on making available for free.
What apps do you have on your iPhone?
More than 100 — though not all on the iPhone at the same time. Some of the favorites are Field Runners, Pandora.
What do you like to do when you're not coding for the iPhone?
Play with my kids.
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