iOS 14 widgets have taken off like I wouldn’t have imagined and looking at Twitter and Reddit I’m feeling great about the ways people are being creative with their home screens. Making technology your own via stickers or customisation is very important to me and to be honest a reason I always looked over atContinue reading “Getting lost in widgets”
I’ve been using my 11 Pro for over a year now and it struck me that it doesn’t feel that long and is still a great phone to get. I’m on my second one, due to dust under the lens that Apple replaced but I see no need to upgrade – it’s a solid choice.Continue reading “iPhone 11 Pro, a year later”
Since preordering the PS5 I’ve been asking myself have I done the right thing? I’ve owned both PlayStation and Xbox over the years but gravitated to PlayStation for Uncharted and because that’s where my friends are. I hardly play online with my friends these days and there’s no new Uncharted in sight so why haveContinue reading “Changing my mind on the PlayStation 5 (maybe) and looking at the Xbox Series X”
If you’re rushed for time here’s the summary If you love the Apple Watch and use it every day and you are on a series 3 or lower then look at a series 5 If you’re on a series 4 or 5 don’t upgrade If you use the Apple Watch as a basic fitness trackerContinue reading “Apple Watch Series 6 review: not a must have upgrade”
I like using Fantastical and when I started using the widget in iOS 14 I noticed a problem, if there are no events in a day it shows the next set of events and it makes it look like you have them on the wrong day. I did some playing around with the settings andContinue reading “How to get the Fantastical widget to show empty days”
If you’re reading my blog you’ll see I use a series 2 still in 2020 and for my use that’s fine. Here’s why I’m still ok using it and you might be too, especially if like me you’re on a budget. As a step tracker and workout monitor I use the series 2 along withContinue reading “Should you buy an Apple Watch Series 2 in 2020?”
As you know I’ve been testing the series 6 against my series 2 this week and I’ve decided that I’m going to return the series 6 and keep my series 2 going. I’ve had my series 2 for over 1000 days now and want to keep it going as long as possible. This coupled withContinue reading “Apple Watch Series 2 vs Series 6”
Fascinating look at the model building behind one of my new favourite ships in all of Star Wars. Link.
I’m very much enjoying using Fantastical on iOS 14. Here are the details over on their blog about the new widgets.
I’ve realised I needed two pages of widgets/apps in my iOS 14 setup. Here’s my second page Fitness widget Dark Noise widget for some calm Moodnotes widget to track how I’m doing Streaks widget to track some good and bad habits Calm for meditation Day One to journal Moderation in an effort to get betterContinue reading “Health focussed iOS 14 widget Home Screen”