A really exciting update to Darkroom, my favorite iOS photo editor. RAW+JPG switching support is going to be incredibly useful.
Spoke to Apple this morning and they are sending out a second replacement Apple Watch. I know these things happen, I worked on the Genius Bar for seven years. I’m very happy with Apple’s support and responsiveness.
Apple Watch woes continue. I received a replacement but it’s defective. The Digital Crown button doesn’t work properly and the backlight isn’t uniform—it’s noticeably brighter on one side.
After reading a few comments about the smaller size and weight of the new 12.9″ iPad Pro, I’m now unsure which one to go for. I’ve canceled my 11″ preorder and will wait to visit an Apple Store to see for myself.
watchOS 5.1 update bricked my Series 4 Apple Watch. Getting a replacement sent to me in the next few days. A reminder to always wait a day or two before installing an update.
Very impressed by the new iPad Pro announced earlier today. I’ve ordered the 11-Inch iPad Pro 256GB in Space Gray, and the Smart Keyboard Folio.
I’m skipping Apple Pencil this time around though. I own one already and rarely use it.
Polygon has a summary of the recent controversy at Rockstar about crunch time and working long hours on games like Red Dead Redemption 2.
A healthy work-life balance is crucial. Sadly, too many employers foster a toxic culture where it’s expected you neglect your personal life.
Setting up my new iPhone Xs and Apple Watch Series 4. iOS Quick Start has made the whole process so much more straightforward for the iPhone, but Apple Watch setup is still a bit of a pain.
Some great improvements to Darkroom for iOS. Support for hashtag sets is especially useful for Instagram.