The iPad Nano

Some great things come in small packages Sometimes the simplest solution is right in front of you Shall we play a game? It’s been a while since I have written about using the iPad Pro as my primary machine so I thought it would be as good time as any to give an update on where my head … Continue reading The iPad Nano

Go Dark: Mac Edition

Blackout. Your privacy is (not) an illusion As someone who has not only been interested in “the security aspect of cyber” and the implications for personal privacy for quite a long time, it’s facinating to watch the world become slightly more aware of what really happens to your data when you’re using your computer, mobile phone, … Continue reading Go Dark: Mac Edition

Things I Like: 2016

The annual list of keeping my flow in check Overview I cannot put into words how happy I am that 2016 is finally over. This has been one crazy year (which seemed to start when David Bowie passed away) — the universe appeared to go into a complete backspin the last 12 months, and I’m just glad 2017 … Continue reading Things I Like: 2016

A Simple Test

What it felt like lugging a laptop around again. Like a trip to the past. This week I decided to run a quick litmus test while on a quick business trip: leave the iPad at home, and bring the laptop (12″ Macbook) instead. Of course, the iPhone always is with me, but this was going back … Continue reading A Simple Test

I’m From the Future

162 Days Later Hello, friend. When we last talked, I was at a crossroads. I was still trying to make a mental leap on workflow that involved a MacBook 12″ for my day to day computing and using only an iPad Pro 9.7″ and the iPhone 7Plus. The experiment as a whole has been rather facinating … Continue reading I’m From the Future

Be a Geek Again

Touch Me While not entirely unexpected, my social feeds lit up this week like a Christmas tree with anger around Apple’s new Macbook Pro and how non-pro a “pro” laptop felt, and how folks felt betrayed by Apple. People have interesting expectations: what exactly did you expect Apple to launch? I’ll say it (and im … Continue reading Be a Geek Again