Tag Archives: apple

20/20 Hindsight: How I Would Have Debuted the Pro Display XDR

Disclaimer: I know this is unfair since I’ve seen the reactions, but since I prefer solutions to plain bitching, this is what I think would have helped. The product side of the company decided to pursue the very high end monitor market. The business side decided on $4,999 for the display with options for a […]

Introducing Desktop-class Browsing on iPad #WWDC19 (summary)

Check out the full presentation here, but I summarized the main points in live-tweet thread during the talk. First up, Safari for iPad will now report itself as a Mac, not a mobile device. Many websites will have magic applied to make websites handle “hover” and other mouse actions naturally. Third party browsers must use […]

Introducing iPad Apps for Mac #WWDC19 (summary)

Check out the full presentation here, but I summarized the main points in a live-tweet thread. Alright, kicking off the new info from the “iPad Apps for Mac” session #WWDC19  ARKit is not on the Mac “yet” according to this presenter. Maybe nothing, but maybe not 😊 Reasons to create a Mac app based on […]

Independent Apps on the Apple Watch #WWDC19 (summery)

Check out the full talk here, but I live-tweeted the main points below. Apple Watch apps are now unbundled from the iOS app. This goes for existing apps as well, making downloads smaller, and apps will install from the App Store directly to the watch. All existing watch apps are “dependent apps” and will not […]