On iOS 7

September 18, 2013

Fought through the download clusterf***, installed iOS 7 on an iPhone 5 and iPad 2, and played around with both. Thoughts:

Where’s The Really Great Stuff

September 12, 2013

Earlier this year Tim Cook said “really great stuff” was coming, starting this Fall. Bring it on. The current stuff ain’t so great anymore.

On The iPhone 5C, 5S

September 11, 2013

So Apple announced the multicolored, plastic iPhone 5C, and a “premium” metallic iPhone 5S.

On Tomorrow’s Apple Special Event

September 9, 2013

I gotta be honest; for the very first time, not really that excited about what Apple will announce tomorrow. The iPhone 5S or 5C sound very iterative and obvious. I’d love to see either an retina iPad Mini or a lighter iPad proper. iOS 7 probably has some cool new features, but may be trumped by the colorful redesign or the learning curve of figuring out the iPhone all over again.

iPhone 5S Box Photos – Same iOS 7 Icons

September 6, 2013

I recall back when people (including myself) were harping on the candy-colored look of iOS7, supposedly saner-minds said “It’s a beta; this stuff will get fixed before launch.” (someone at Apple will read this article)…