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Folder sharing and the new Apple OSs
The up-coming Apple operating systems will allow folder sharing in both Files/Finder and the Notes app. This is a big step forward!
Looks like 3D Touch is going away
Posted 8th June 2019 in Apple
In spite of my recent enthusiasm for 3D Touch, there have been murmurs that it is on its way out. I think they might be right.
WWDC 2019 roundup
Posted 6th June 2019 in Apple
I love watching the opening Keynote for WWDC. Here’s a brief overview of the things they announced this year that I’m excited about or interested in.
Face ID and sunglasses
Face ID worked perfectly every time until the sun started coming out. Seems its achilles heel is sunglasses, but I think I might be ok with that.
Thoughts on 3D Touch
Moving from an iPhone 6 to an iPhone XS has been great, and I know it has been around for a while but one of my favourite things is 3D Touch.
I can’t wait for Dark Mode on iOS
Dark Mode on iOS looks to be right around the corner. I’m already all-in on Dark Mode on my Mac but it’s even more compelling on the iPhone.
Choosing Dark Mode on macOS
It’s nice to dust the cobwebs off with a UI overhaul every so often, so when macOS Mojave was released last year I couldn’t wait to try Dark Mode.
Reading at night with a neat iPhone hack
Posted 20th March 2019 in Apple
I love reading in bed each night but even my iPhone’s lowest brightness is too fierce in the dark, so here’s a neat trick to make it even dim further.
The new MacBook keyboard
The new MacBook keyboard has certainly been a talking point. From the new layout to the Touch Bar and keys sticking; I both love and loathe it.
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