As you most probably know I use the Apple Smart Keyboard cover, in fact I prefer typing on it than my 12" MacBook. I've owned my current version since June 2017, so at almost 18 months use I thought I'd report back on the durability. For me the keyboard cover is attached to my iPad … Continue reading Apple Smart Keyboard durability
I've talked a little off on the side about this but wanted to put it down in a separate post. I traded in my X and went all in with the XS Max (camera made it worth it for me). I'd struggled with the Plus models but wanted to give it a go based on … Continue reading Why I returned my iPhone XS Max
Really interesting Reddit thread here discussing the increases in Apple prices this year. Interesting how similar I feel to a lot of the sentiment in there. Personally now I've taken a step back at least it'll encourage people to hold onto their tech for as long as possible but there are going to be people … Continue reading Discussing Apple price increases
I needed to refresh my iOS devices and when trying to sign into the App Store with my AppleId (with two factor on) I had the message below. I’ve logged it with Apple and its a known issue that’s being looked into. I wasn’t provided with a timeline so it’s a case of checking if … Continue reading If you can’t sign into the App Store or iTunes on iOS you’re not alone
I know I tend to complain about Apple accessory pricing after every keynote but this time it's actually stopped me buying the new devices. When you add up the cost of the new pencil + keyboard vs what I can get for my existing ones used it doesn't make sense. When you take the cost … Continue reading Apple accessories have priced me out of an iPad Pro
I was very tempted by the XR this year but I didn't want to lose the 2x zoom capabilities of the XS. I'll be tracking the availability later on but I think it might be a big seller.
I thought we were done with rotation issues in iOS, it turns out not quite. Sigh, I feel that this isn't going to be addressed until we see a complete reimagine of the home screen on iPad.