I’m very much enjoying using Fantastical on iOS 14. Here are the details over on their blog about the new widgets.
I think I saw this reported somewhere else but I restarted my iPhone and indeed it’s true. When you restart your iOS device the mail and browser defaults are reset back to Apple ones. I have no idea how this got past testing.
One of the great moves by Apple in iOS 14 is the option to set default Mail and browser apps. Head into settings Scroll down to DuckDuckGo and tap on it See default browser apps, tap and set DuckDuckGo
Nice to see this update from one of my favourite browsers, looking forward to giving this a go when I update my iPad to iPadOS 14 public release.
I’ve been playing around with a few cross platform apps lately in the view to give Android a try to expand my horizons a little and one things stood out to me. You need a widget on iOS 14 on day one. I’m on the test flights for a few to do apps and theyContinue reading “MS To Do, you need to plan an iOS 14 widget”
Since finding out that I’m losing my job soon I needed to look outside of Apple a bit into free services. I’ve cancelled a lot of my subscriptions now and when looking at to do apps that were free and worked on Android and iOS I struggled more than I thought. I tested a fewContinue reading “The best free cross-platform To Do app”
As I’ve already shared, my day job situation is changing soon and I’m cutting right back on my spending. As I’ve already written about the first place I went was my subscriptions. I had to cut back on everything but essential ones, at the moment that’s iCloud storage only. I also wrote off Reminders inContinue reading “The best free productivity apps might be already built in”
I’ve been switching between iOS 13 and 14 a lot this summer and what always brings me back despite my iPhone almost catching fire every time I run 14 is the productivity improvements I’m seeing. Here’s my current Home Screen and for me it’s almost perfect, I get what I need from glanceable information toContinue reading “How iOS 14 is helping my productivity”
Great find by Space Explored, check out this cool way to get satellite imagery on your Mac.
It’s been a busy couple of months for Apple and with some of their bullying tactics now being employed it hasn’t been sitting well with me lately. I’m not rage quitting or anything but it’s got me thinking about how penned into the Apple ecosystem I am and how it’s not a comfortable place toContinue reading “Going platform agnostic”