Tag Archives: ios

Apple Shouldn’t Copy the Surface and They’re Not

Apple has learned nothing from Microsoft’s Surface – The Verge It also goes far beyond the hardware fundamentals. Apple’s iPad Pro ships with a tablet operating system that doesn’t have true support for a mouse and keyboard. Look, I get it that iOS isn’t caught up to traditional operating systems enough for everyone to move […]

MacID Review

MacID, developed by Kane Cheshire, was released on January 15, 2015, yet it didn’t make it onto my iPhone until about a month ago. Oh, how I had been missing out! MacID facilitates a very elegant way to interact with your Mac in a way that is so good, you wonder why Apple hasn’t done […]

You Can’t Have it All with Twitter Apps

It seems that you can never get everything you want with Twitter on the iPhone. You have a few options with the official app, Tweetbot, and Twitterrific as the 3 most obvious options. I’m not a Twitterrific guy, but I’ve bounced back and forth between Tweetbot and the official app for much of 2015. They […]

What Phones are Getting Updated to iOS 9 and Marshmallow?

A few months ago, I made this chart showing how far back different phone makers were supporting the new mobile OS’s hitting the market. Some things have changed since then and I only felt it necessary to update the chart (different scale and colors, but same point). So the story isn’t quite as dire as […]

What If You Used iOS 9’s Low Power Mode all the Time?

One of my favorite new features of Apple’s iOS 9 is Low Power Mode. This feature is designed to kick in when you reach 20% battery remaining, and give you a little more time before you have to race to a charger. And while most iOS 9 reviews covered this mode briefly and determined it […]