I watched most of Google I/O yesterday and in particular the bit I was looking most forward to was Android 12. As someone that has dabbled with Android in the past I am always curios to see what’s happening and was hoping it got a bit of a refresh. Not only is is good toContinue reading “Thoughts on Android 12”
I’m back on the iPhone XS after 4 days on Android and I’ve got a lot of thoughts. I’ll be posting up these in a series of posts in the coming weeks but in summary I’m glad to be with my Apple Watch again (it’s Apple lock in at its best) iMessage needs an independentContinue reading “Moving back to iOS”
I’m not a huge fan of cases but the fabric finish of the official Google case hooked me in. I picked up two colors Fog Seascape Unboxing these is fine, good to see the packing almost all recycling friendly. The inside of the case is soft microfiber that will keep your Pixel in top condition.Continue reading “Google Pixel 3a case review”
Switching back and forth between the iPhone and Pixel I was struck with how much narrower the Pixel felt to me when going back to my XS. Now here’s the Pixel 3a They are both great displays to my eyes but the aspect ratio of the Pixel and on visual inspection with the 5.8″ ofContinue reading “iPhone XS screen vs Google Pixel 3a”
I’m a big fan of the AirPods and as nice as it is to have a headphone jack on the Pixel it’s also nice to not have to get wires caught in stuff. I hadn’t even thought of pairing my AirPods. Well the good news is that they work (to a point), you obviously don’tContinue reading “How to use AirPods with a Google Pixel”
I’ve been struggling to get my head around Android but something finely clicked yesterday. It’s overwhelming trying to figure out everything straight away but here are a few tips that have helped me. Home button There’s no home button on either the pixel or iPhone these days but coming from iOS I wanted to getContinue reading “3 tips for moving to the Google Pixel 3a from an iPhone”
Now I have the Pixel 3a in hand my main driver is photography so expect to see a few posts this week just covering my views on the Pixel. I’ve wanted to try one for ages but now I can get one for under 400 pounds it was a good opportunity to jump on board.Continue reading “Pixel 3a vs iPhone XS indoor photography comparison”
Not immediately obvious for me but to save a screenshot on the Pixel you press and hold the power button and volume down for a couple of seconds.
I’m still getting to grips with Android but here’s my setup. Messaging seems a mess but I’ve settled on using hangouts I’m using Google keep to do my notes taking Using Todoist as my task manager whilst I test the Pixel It’ll most probably change a bit daily but here’s my starting point.
I’ve had the Pixel 3a for an evening and wanted to share some really quick good and bad things I’ve found about it. This is coming from someone that’s been on iOS since the original iPhone and only uses Android on my day job phone. The good Screen is great Feels great in the handContinue reading “Initial impressions of the Pixel 3a”