Since my now well documented loss of iCloud data I’ve been back on iOS 12 and wanted to share my thoughts about some of the differences. Reminders An obvious but big one, I’m really missing the new Reminders app. Since moving back to iOS 12 I’m bouncing between to do apps again. I’ve done Things,Continue reading “iOS 12 vs iOS 13”
Looks like 3D Touch is going away and deleting apps on your iPhone just got a little longer. There are two ways to do this in iOS 13. The first way is to tap and hold until you see the menu as follows You can then tap ‘rearrange apps’ and then you’ll see them jigglingContinue reading “How to delete apps in iOS 13”
Wish me luck (again, yes I’m hoping I don’t lose more iCloud data!).
Another beta warning post for everyone thinking about trying the public beta. I’ve lost all of my Apple Notes again, lost all of them in developer beta 1 also. Sync was initially slow but now it’s deleted them on my iPhone, which then propagated across my other devices. I do feel Apple have been irresponsibleContinue reading “iCloud deleted my notes on iOS 13 (again)”
This is a nice addition to mouse support on iOS 13. Within the assistive touch settings you can now hide the AssistiveTouch menu when you have a mouse attached.
I’ve found an issue that might be specific to my use case but DayOne is having issues if you export as JSON. The export looks to work but doesn’t give you an option to save it in Files. This is how I export my data and move between devices, also to back up. As anyContinue reading “Don’t use iOS 13 beta if you rely on DayOne”
Wow, it’s early this year. You can sign up to download it here.
I had a day out yesterday and it reminded my why you shouldn’t run iOS 13 on your main device just yet. At home it’s been ok but yesterday my faceid failed and didn’t allow me to enter a passcode and my iPhone XS was running really hot. I’ll be moving onto iOS 12 nowContinue reading “Going back to iOS 12”
Another new discovery I thought I’d share. In Reminders you can left or right swipe on an item to action it. In the today view In a list Is outdent even a real word 😀
I’m loving dark mode but writing white on a black background in notes is a little too much for me so I was glad to find that you can change the colour of a single notes background. Tap the share sheet on the individual note and scroll down until you see ‘Use light background’.