A hope for an iCloud announcement next week

As you might have noticed, iCloud has been having a number of hiccups lately. Apps like Tweetbot and Bear (a client of mine) have had to alert users because it’s affecting sync. I could be stretching, but I hope that these multiple hiccups this close to a major event...

My productivity cadence

Every time I have to switch to my Mac to do something (like an app or service that still doesn’t have proper iOS support), I remember how comfortable and familiar it is. Every time I get back to my iPad, where I do most of my work and play these days, I remember how...

💻 QuickTime can record your Apple TV

You can use QuickTime on a Mac to record content playing on an Apple TV. Create a new Movie Recording with QuickTime (under the File menu) Next to the record button, click the menu to choose camera and audio sources Your Apple TV(s) should appear as a source in both...

Other perspectives on the Touch Bar

I think a lot of hate for the MacBook Pro Touch Bar comes from I Hate Change-ism or just plain group-think. I think this happens with a lot of new products and tech, and I find it to be obnoxious and repetitive. There, I said it. Anecdotally, I’ve struck up...