Tag: MacBook

Back in laptop city

Having dropped my beloved MacBook off at Apple's Regent Street store last week, I was resigned to the fact that it would be a week before I had it back in my hot little hands. Well, colour me impressed when the store called me today - two full days ahead of schedule - to let ...

Technology: it’s not foolproof

Massive amounts of patience and deep breaths will be required as I bring my borked MacBook in to an Apple Store for a fix.

Done and done. New iPhone ordered.

Despite my worries, this morning's launch of the new iPhones wasn't too much of a stressful experience. Not what I was saying to myself at 0759 this morning, though... I'd already made up my mind on the model, colour and capacity of the phone I was after, (iPhone XS Max, 256GB, Space Grey), so my ...

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Torn between iOS and Android? Kind of.

The experiment isn't over! Some of you may remember I got myself all Androided-up a few months back. I bought a Nexus 6P and fell in love with it and its OS, Android. I kept my iPhone and Apple Watch in a drawer and lived a Google-focused existence. Since then, I've moved between the two ...

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Considering the new Macbook

Thanks to the appearance of summer in London for several hours in a row, I spent a good part of yesterday afternoon in the park and then in the garden, catching up on various podcasts and soaking up sunshine. I particularly enjoyed Connected #35, where David Sparks made a guest appearance and shared his views ...

Still doing with ToDoist

This post, from over a year ago, has turned out to be one of the most popular on my blog. In it, I describe how in my move from iOS to Android, I was looking for a replacement for OmniFocus. After evaluating some options on the Google Play store, I opted for ToDoist. Well, a ...

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Macbook black magic

I'm really not sure how they did it, but Apple have managed to create a new MacBook that has a bigger screen than the 11-inch Macbook Air, but is smaller and lighter, yet has a full-sized keyboard. Ladies and gentlemen, I give you: the MacBook. A laptop of such stunning beauty that it really took ...