Is the iPhone 7 still a good buy in 2022?

I’ve been switching phones a little over the last few weeks (between the 13 Mini, the 11 and now the 7) and it’s given me a great perspective on what works (or doesn’t) for me with iPhone. I want to start with looking at the iPhone 7, mine is 256GB in jet black. It’s aContinue reading “Is the iPhone 7 still a good buy in 2022?”

A reminder that you create a blog for passion not for money

I always like posts like these, where a successful creator shares how their various side projects has done over the course of a year. Matt is a way bigger blogger than me and I have a tenth of his traffic and his blog is still a small portion of his income. This is a goodContinue reading “A reminder that you create a blog for passion not for money”

Don’t overthink your to do app

I’ve been taking things back to basics a little with my productivity. I’ve installed Fantastical (mainly to use it’s widgets) and Things 3. I’m trying not to overthink and spend any time messing with productivity apps. I’m not even creating projects anymore to categorise by type I.e. home, finances etc. Things like paying bills andContinue reading “Don’t overthink your to do app”

Some initial thoughts on the new Apple TV 4K

I’ve replaced an old first generation Apple TV 4K for a new model, for one reason – playing video games through a pair of HomePods but I’ve been pleasantly surprised with more than just that. First off I can feel the more powerful A12 processor in daily use. The interface feels faster, the streams areContinue reading “Some initial thoughts on the new Apple TV 4K”

Spider-Man: No Way Home (non spoiler first time viewing)

I finally managed to get to see Spider-Man: No Way Home today and wanted to share my first viewing thoughts, with no spoilers. First off, Spider-Man is my favourite superhero, since watching the cartoon when I was a kid in the 80’s to reading the comics and watching the movies. I’ve enjoyed pretty much allContinue reading “Spider-Man: No Way Home (non spoiler first time viewing)”

Declaring creative project bankruptcy

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about new projects and what I’ve currently got going on. I’m good at starting them with ideas and going all in but struggle to be consistent and keep them going. I currently have this blog, the home screens podcast, a Star Wars newsletter, I play guitar and aContinue reading “Declaring creative project bankruptcy”