Category Archive: Opinion

Feb 06

Faulty adapters

Apple power adapter

I am sure you don’t need to hear it from me. For one reason or another I am definitely a “Johnny come lately” when it comes to this news, but just in case you haven’t heard, just in case you spurn all other media (as well you might) here it is. Apple have announced that …

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Dec 15

Getting to grips with Notifications

notification from email

Notifications is a feature that is often ignored or hated but hardly ever embraced and this is a shame because if used correctly it can be a real time saver. This feature  was a stable on the iPhone as far back as iOS5 but didn’t make it to the Mac OS until 10.8 but hasn’t really filled out …

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Dec 15

New Apple Magic Keyboard and Magic Mouse

magic mouse 2 charging

The new Apple keyboard and mouse are here and although – at first glance – they look almost identical to the old ones… nothing could be further from the truth. This could be the shortest review in history because it should just read; “If you already own an Apple wireless keyboard and mouse then upgrade …

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Dec 13

A new way to deal with scams

Chart for dealing with scams

I know it’s hard to believe, but  there are scum buckets out there whose single purpose in life is to rip you off. They get up in the morning and eat breakfast dreaming up new ways to make your life a misery. A while back I detailed some rules to follow that were designed to deal …

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Nov 01

Apple TV 4th Gen – The Saviour of TV

apple tv menus

For the last ten years or so I have been more willing to spoon feed my eyeballs to the cat than watch a single second of commercial TV. So it will come as no surprise, I am sure, that I have been a big fan of the Apple TV ever since its release in 2007. …

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