Four Years Using the Same iPhone

Saying Goodbye to an Old Friend I unlocked my iPhone 6 Plus for the last time. My new smartphone, an iPhone Xs Max (say that again at ten times speed), was set up and ready for me to download apps and login to more accounts and download my cherished list of songs and curated playlists. […]

Returning to the iPad Pro

I was waiting for Apple to release new MacBook models this past 2018 WWDC. That didn’t happen. As soon as Tim Cook said in his opening statement, “this is all about software,” I stopped paying attention.   Apple has an iPad problem. But more than that — Apple has a Macbook problem. With Apple’s inability to decide […]

6 Months with the Apple Watch’s Beautiful Imperfections

The first time I can remember someone using a watch for something more than a thing which tells time was in the 1987 film, Dragnet. I was only a kid mind you, but when a young Tom Hanks started watching TV from his wristwatch I was mesmerized. Later on, I was disappointed to find out […]

The End of the iPad Chronicles

I had intended to write a year’s worth of articles about my experience using the iPad Pro full-time as my main computing device. Granted, my current job, which is in web development, requires that I use a laptop and has issued me one accordingly. Not to say I didn’t give it the old college try. […]

iPad Chronicles: Remote Accessing the Desktop

Though a number of us are willing to experiment with having the iPad as their primary computer, we are still living in a world, where one needs access to a desktop environment. Be it their work computer or access to apps not yet available to the iPad. Taking a look at the options … there […]

iPad Pro Chronicles: Figuring Out which Web Browser is Best

Probably the biggest thing holding the iPad back honestly not its limitation on multitasking or access to the backend of the OS. Nay, I say. It is the browsers. Alternatively, the limitation of access to the backend. File Management As Federico Viticci of Macstories and some others have mentioned there are some tweaks and hacks […]