If you follow me on Twitter then you’ll know I love Star Wars and growing up in the 80’s I had my fair share of Kenner figures and vehicles. I recently found a load of my old stuff but I lost quite a few figures and also some I never had bought for me. ThanksContinue reading “Buying back my childhood (with vintage Star Wars toys)”
I’ve been trying and failing to do my best to support the site via Patreon. With this in mind and the demoralising support page showing $0 every time I check it I’ve decided to disable my Patreon account completely and remove the option to support my writing. I’d rather it not there than remind meContinue reading “Disabling my Patreon account”
I’m genuinely interested, at the moment my use has switched a bit to Reddit but I’m tending to move back to Apple News just now. My main reason for asking is that this blog isn’t currently available and I’ll need to make an investment in my wordpress plan to enable it. So, my question isContinue reading “Do you use Apple News?”
As you know I’m excited for the launch of the new iPad Mini but now it’s time to decide which one to get. Storage? This is 64GB or 256GB, which is a large jump and if your budget allows go 256GB. Between storing movies and games it’ll fill up quickly. For me I want toContinue reading “Which iPad Mini should you buy?”
Apple have released new bands today along with the AirPods. I’m liking the new colours. Here’s some but there have been refreshes across the entire line.
I needed a new cap to replace my ageing hockey one so after watching Captain Marvel I fancied a shield one. Well the good news is that you can get one, although it’s not officially licensed. It’ll take a little while to get to you if you’re used to next day shipping (around two weeks)Continue reading “Captain Marvel shield baseball cap”
The more I’ve thought about the potential use cases for a new Mini the more I’m getting excited to have one. One area I’ve always enjoyed on iOS is photography. Be it browsing and editing images through to importing from your camera. The 10.5″ Pro has been my day to day iPad and goes inContinue reading “Using the iPad Mini with your camera”
Cancelled my online order in favour of going into the store. I did some digging and although Apple don’t seem to state when its in store John Lewis are showing 26th March.
I’ve been using CarPlay since I got my new Golf last year and it’s been solid until the latest version of iOS, 12.1.4. What I’m finding is that I’ll be using it and it’ll suddenly disconnect my iPhone and go back to the ‘connect iPhone to use CarPlay’ message on the VW in car screen.Continue reading “CarPlay reliability issues”
Along with a new Air, Apple introduced a new iPad Mini yesterday. The most surprising thing for me though is I’m more excited for this new Mini than I was for the new iPad Pro introduced last year. A notebook As you know I use my iPad in work and play and take it withContinue reading “Why I’m excited for the new iPad Mini”