Why I deleted YouTube from my devices and stopped using the service

YouTube has become worse for me over the last few years both as a distraction (all on me) and becoming a hive of negativity, humble brags, encouraging people to waste money and fake theories. It was a real eye opener when I used it signed out for a week but worse than that my ownContinue reading “Why I deleted YouTube from my devices and stopped using the service”

Switching to the iPad full time (an update)

I realised by doing a bit more podcasting I’d neglected to keep everyone updated on my thoughts of switching to the iPad a bit more regularly on my blog. I’m going to try to (remember!) to do this every few months going forward. First off, let’s talk about the hardware. I’m still using my 10.5”Continue reading “Switching to the iPad full time (an update)”

Removing your smart TV from the internet

I’ve been using my LG Smart TV for a year or so and before that a Sony but never before considered if I should actually leave it connected to the internet or not. In 2019 I’m starting to think more about where my data is being sent and only using cloud services that I trust.Continue reading “Removing your smart TV from the internet”

Don’t use an Apple Store for servicing your products

Over the last year I’ve come to the realisation that I don’t actually like going to the Apple store. I used to go weekly as it was close to work and found browsing for 10 mins to be a pleasant experience but stood in line for an already late running genius appointment I had anContinue reading “Don’t use an Apple Store for servicing your products”