In my previous post about my switch to the iPhone 12, I mentioned that it doesn't have any new features that really impressed me over my old iPhone 7 Plus. One thing did impress me though: the switch itself, and the migration of everything from my old iPhone 7 Plus to the new one. Migration … Continue reading Tech: Migration (Impressed)
The inevitable has happened - I have a new iPhone. My iPhone 7 Plus is/was four years old and still working quite well actually. The latest iOS 14 runs smoothly on it... but some things were beginning to get in the way. IndispensableIt's quite astonishing how important the phone has become - I couldn't do … Continue reading Tech: RIP, Home Button
We got a free AppleTV+ subscription when the service was first launched, and were thus able to watch the animated "Wolfwalkers" recently. A wonderful movie from the same production company that also made "Secret of Kells" and it's easy to see-feel some similarities. The most obvious theme* is the urgent and ever pressing one of … Continue reading Movie/Tech: Wolfwalkers and Apple TV+
If your ears are like mine and you're an Apple user, you've been struggling with the flawed design of Apple's earbuds*: their odd shape only fits the ear rather loosely (switching the left and right earbud helps) but without any cushioning that would provide a little more friction, the bare plastic doesn't prevent the entire … Continue reading Apple Earbud Fix
If Siri's voice sucks and sounds robotic, here's what to do.