Archive for the 'Apple' Category


Om On Apple

Steve Jobs’ legacy & The iPhone X Read this. If you want the most insightful writing on yesterday’s Apple presentation. And maybe you don’t want to, don’t care, and that’s fine, although kind of funny since everybody owns a smartphone, but the truth is I used to read “Rolling Stone” cover to cover when musicians […]

Apple’s Fail

David Pogue – “What really happened with Apple’s Face ID ‘fail’ onstage” Irving told me the monitor mix was off. As a result, the vocal wasn’t perfect. I thought the act was nitpicking, I didn’t think the audience could tell, although I’d noticed it. And Irving said it was the little things that made all […]

Hand In Hand

I tuned in to find out Apple had donated $5 million. Then I tuned out. Not literally, but who’s watching this show anyway? I applaud the effort. Give Scooter Braun credit. But this is no 9/11 benefit, it’s not even Manchester United (I know, I know, it’s “One Love Manchester.”) What it is is a […]

I was wrong…

Yes, you can get SMS, i.e. text messages, on your Mac (and iPad!) via your iPhone. I heard from many people, and I applaud your diligence and your experience, it takes a village to use a device these days, especially since there’s essentially no tech help (unless you pay for AppleCare, which I do have […]