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2020-11-23: A fascinating possibility coming to the Mac, next year (#apple #applesilicon #m1macs) On Substack, I recently stumble on an interesting article from https://apple.substack.com: when …

2020-11-23: Which is faster, then? (#apple #applesilicon #m1macs) Following of new round of benchmarks from MacRumors, my take outs are: 16 GB is (much) better than 8 …

2020-11-23: Apple is not what it used to be (#apple #analysis) Someone on Twitter shared this YouTube video in which the guy tries to explain why and how Apple is …

2020-11-22: He should go work for Apple (@michaelsteeber #apple #applestore #appleretail) Have you seen this short YouTube video on the Apple Store holiday shopping experience? Take a moment …

2020-11-22: Publishing on Apple News, soon? (#apple #applenews #publishing #writing) After months of silence, I’m finally getting some response from Apple regarding my submission …

2020-11-21: The list is growing (#apple #macosbigsur #iOS14 #iPadOS14 #M1Chip) Surprisingly, the list of iOS 14 and iPad OS 14 apps that are made available or updated to work …

2020-11-21: Is It Apple Silicon Ready? (#apple #applesilicon #m1chip #macOSBigSur) It took a while but here is the first and most comprehensive list of application compatibility with …

2020-11-20: The era of customization comes to the iPhone (#apple #ios14 #widgets) Seeing this level of high interest in iPhone homescreen customization holding on since the launch of …

2020-11-20: For Icons lovers (#macos #ios #apple #design #ui #ux #visualarts) I’m a user of Timing for Mac, and recently the app got updated in order to support macOS Big Sur. …

2020-11-19: It’s overwhelming and unanimous (#apple #applem1 #applesiliconmacs #m1chip) Following Apple’s “One More Thing” event, I wanted to gather positives reactions …

2020-11-19: Is 8 GB of RAM enough? (#apple #macbookair #applesilicon #M1chip ) 🤔 Many are asking if they should go with a 16 GB RAM configuration for their new M1-based MacBook Air. …

2020-11-18: The Rosetta 2 tax (#apple #m1chip #applesilicon) One of the best take on Apple’s new M1-based Mac is from TechCrunch. What I learned in this review …

2020-11-18: Pixelmator Pro 2.0 — A Small Wonder (@pixelmator #applesilicon #m1chip #universalapp) I’ve said it before, Pixelmator Pro is one of the best app in the Apple ecosystem for three …

2020-11-18: Microsoft already feeling the heat (#microsoft #apple #m1chip #applesilicon) Carefully look at this add by Microsoft bellow. The phrasing of this ad clearly shows the roots of …

2020-11-18: If Rev(Y-1) < 1M$ Then Comm=15% otherwise Comm=30% (#iosdev #apple #developers) Big news today by Apple. It’s a step in a (new | right) direction. Some are already applauding …

2020-11-17: 11.1. Beta. Already. (#macosbigsur #apple #beta) Apple is on a roll with the release to developers of version 11.1 of macOS Big Sur. My hope for this …

2020-11-17: About this crappy FaceTime Camera. (#apple #m1chip #macbook #facetimecamera) “We really considered giving these machines 10 out of 10 review scores, but this camera is bad …

2020-11-17: Dear M1 Macs reviewers… (#M1chip #applesilicon #mac #review). Here is what I’m hoping to see from reviewers of the M1-based Macs today. How fast is the …

2020-11-16: Podcasting (#podcasting #blogging #writer #blogger) My podcast adventure was too short (The Numeric Citizen Podcast). I prefer written words over audio. …

2020-11-16: While waiting for "real" benchmarks... (#m1chip #applesilicon #mac #apple) These “behind the scenes” benchmarks of the M1 GPU are again impressive to say the least. Is …

2020-11-16: My Growing List of Universal Apps (#m1chip #apple #macos #macosbigsur #macmini) Here is the list of apps that I use and that are ready for my upcoming M1-based Mac mini. The list …

2020-11-15: It will be (much) faster (#apple #macmini #imac #m1chip) Comparing the performance of a 2017 iMac to a M1-based Mac mini, based on Geekbench numbers. …

2020-11-15: Universe on macOS Big Sur (@onuniverse #macosbigsur #apple #catalyst) One of the best “side effect” of macOS Big Sur release is the ability to run iPadOS …

2020-11-15: Here is why Microsoft should start to worry (#microsoft #surfacego #macbookair #apple #m1chip) In light of Apple’s recent products introduction, consider the recently introduced Microsoft …

2020-11-15: What's wrong with Medium's stats…? (@medium #writing #bloggerlife) 🤔 What’s wrong with Medium’s “reading time” stat? Here, this story “Thoughts on ‘One More …

2020-11-14: Exposure Notification and battery life (#apple #covid19) Why is exposure notification taking so much battery power? Do you experience the same thing? I’m …

2020-11-14: The list is growing... (#apple #universalapps @elemanssoftware) My favorite RSS reader News Explorer (read my review here), is already supporting macOS Big Sur, …

2020-11-14: Big. (#apple #bigsur #macos #macosbigsur #update) Big Sur update is certainly big. Full of goodies and the enabler for the next decade of excitement …

2020-11-13: Massive Big Sur Review (#macos #bigsur #macosbigsur #apple #review) Ars Technica put together a massive review of Apple’s macOS Big Sur. It is quite impressive. It’s …

2020-11-13: On Big Sur - Maybe I was wrong (#apple #macosbigsur #widgets #design) Maybe I’m wrong with my perception of the disaster Apple created with the introduction of …

2020-11-13: It's happening! (#macos #catalyst #universalapp #macosbigsur) The movement of iPadOS apps crossing the boundaries to come to the Mac is starting, thanks to macOS …

2020-11-12: One Computer, Three form factors (#apple #macbookair #macbookpro #macmini) “The new M1-based MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pro, and Mac Mini are best thought of not as three …

2020-11-12: PC Gimmicky features rarely used (#windows #windowslaptop #microsoftsurface) PC laptops introduced pencil support, touch screen, screen-based touchpads, et. al. because these …

2020-11-12: When the low-end beats the high-end... (#apple #macbookair #M1processor) Twitter is ablaze since yesterday when first benchmarks of the MacBook Air were published. They show …

2020-11-12: Hourra, Ulysses ! (#macosbigsur #writingtools #blogger @ulyssesapp) My go to app for blogging, Ulysses, is now ready for macOS Big Sur. Yeah! I’m doing my part, as I’m …

2020-11-11: Another experiment: Mac mini (#apple #macmini #m1processor #macosbigsur) Recently published benchmarks of the upcoming M1-based Macs are impressive enough for me to take a …

2020-11-11: Tim Cook's Apple: not perfect but utterly impressive (#apple #timcook #2020) I recently wrote and published a very critical view of Tim Cook’s Apple. It’s not …

2020-11-11: On M1 based Macs Unified Memory Architecture (#apple #mac #m1processor) Here is the thing: the new M1-based Macs use the new “unified memory architecture” that is at …

2020-11-11: Intel: shit. (#appleevent #m1processor #apple #intel) The graph put together by Anandtech is a wakeup call for Intel and the Wintel world, for that …

2020-11-10: Lingering Questions… (#appleevent #apple #mac #macbook) Why no clock-speed information about the M1 processor? How are iOS-based apps be presented on the …

2020-11-10: What's missing? A lot. 😳 (#appleevent #apple #applesilicon #mac #macbook) No touch screen. No pencil support. No 5G or 5G wireless option. No high-quality FaceTime camera. No …

2020-11-09: History repeats itself (#appleevent #apple #applesilicon #mac) From rewatching Steve Jobs announcing Apple’s transition to Intel processors, here are a few …

2020-11-09: Honest iPhone 12 Pro review. (#apple #iphone12pro #review @basicappleguy) I love those balanced review, even partial, of the iPhone 12 Pro. They feel credible, and I tend …

2020-11-09: When Software Holds Back the Hardware (#apple #iphone12promax #ios14) This quote from the Wall Street Journal’s review of the iPhone 12 Pro Max is priceless as ti …

2020-11-09: Deception waiting to happen? (#appleevent #apple #applesilicon #mac) I have a feeling that we are in for some deception tomorrow at the “One More Thing” keynote. Is this …

2020-11-08: Another iPhone 12 “Virtual” Experience by @MichaelSteeber (#apple #iphone12 #experienceapple) After spending sometime with the virtual experience from Apple, I found out another one by the well …

2020-11-08: My iPhone 12 « Virtual » Experience (#apple #iphone12 #experienceapple) Apple launched a webpage to experience the selection and visualization of different MagSafe cases …

2020-11-07: I can breath. (#bidenharis2020) 😀🇨🇦 Well, I can breath a little bit better now that this clown is on the way out. Good riddance. As a …

2020-11-07: The transition iPhone (#apple #iphone12 #iphonepro) A recent tweet from @LeaksApplePro made me think about the significance of the iPhone 12 in the …

2020-11-07: The battle of the leakers... (#apple #leaks @jon_prosser @onleaks @maxwinebach @appltrack) 🗣 On Twitter, a battle of the leakers is taking place is taking place nearly every day. It’s fun to …

2020-11-06: The screen computer. (#apple #imac #mockup) I want this to be the next iMac, running an ARM-based CPU. That’s what a computer should look like: …

2020-11-06: On the Mac pivotal moment (#apple #appleevent #applesilicon #mac) The Mac has gone through many transitions in the past and I was there for each of them. From the …

2020-11-05: On Apple Watch “unique” requirement (#applewatch #iphone #apple) ⌚️ In the last few weeks, I repeatedly got a simple question regarding the Apple Watch: does it require …

2020-11-05: About those "one more things"... (#appleevent #onemorething #history) On the eve of another “one more thing” moment, please read this interesting article on Medium. …

2020-11-04: How old are they? (#apple #macosbigsur) Here’s a quick and unrelated question: how old, on average, are people who love the design language …

2020-11-04: Updating my Apple purchase plans (#appleevent #apple #macpro #onemorething) As it becomes clearer what Apple won’t announce next week, an update to their Mac Pro, my …

2020-11-04: Please, come to Canada (#apple #iphoneupgradeprogram #iphone) I wish the iPhone Upgrade Program would come to Canada. I’m not holding my breath, though. I …

2020-11-03: Pray. (#vote2020 #electionnight) I rarely if ever post political stuff here. As a Canadian, my sincere hope is that the American …

2020-11-03: Facebook is bad at everything. Period. (#facebook #privacyprotection #design #privacy) Interesting post from @Gruber about Facebook application design. The lack of support for basic …

2020-11-03: Widget Radar (#widgets #ios14 #weatherapps @rjonesy) Another wonderful and really useful widget is finally available for iOS 14 and iPadOS 14: a …

2020-11-02: Mac Pro mini (#apple #rumours #macpro) Surprising rumors by Bloomberg about Apple working on a new Mac Pro, about half the size of the …

2020-11-02: The "real" One More Thing... (#appleevent #apple #macosbigsur #macbook #onemorething) There is a difference between what I expect and what are the things that I would really like to see. …

2020-11-02: One More Thing. (#appleevent #mac #applesilicon #macosbigsur) Big surprise today, it came early, Apple sent their invites for a November 10th Apple event. Rumours …

2020-11-02: Troubling rumours about the Mac (#apple #mac #imac #applesilicon) According to AppleTrack.org, there is a shortage of many different Mac models. Some shipping dates …

2020-11-02: On iStat Menus 6.5 (#macosbigsur @bjango) One of my favorite macOS utilities, iStat Menus, just received an update to version 6.5 which adds …

2020-11-01: I’m done with macOS Big Sur (#apple #macos #macosbigsur) Since the beginning of September I’ve been testing macOS Big Sur. I’m still undecided about …

2020-10-31: Release Candidate (#iosdev #apple #iOS) Ladies and gentlemen, this is the end of an era. Apple is leaving behind the term “Golden Master” in …

2020-10-31: Edge cases (#iphone12 #iphone12pro #photography #apple) I’m an iPhone 11 Pro owner. Photography-centered reviews are interesting to me because they tend to …

2020-10-30: Measuring my success (#blogger #writer #newsletter) As a blogger and a content-creator, how can I measure my success? Well, it’s not an easy one to …

2020-10-30: It's a deal! (#apple #appleone #applemusic #fitnessplus) Sometimes in your life you come across some deals that you cannot refuse. Apple One is one of them. …

2020-10-30: Optimized for Mac (#apple #applesilicon #ios #ipados) Here is one of the most fascinating part of upcoming Apple Silicon Macs: the implicit support for …

2020-10-30: Fascinating times (#apple #microsoft #google #amazon) Here is a fascinating chart: brand value calculated by Interbrand. Apple is on top again this year. …

2020-10-30: We’re humans — Tim Cook (#apple #timcook) “Work can’t solve for all the things we’re missing right now, but a shared sense of purpose goes a …

2020-10-29: Apple is doom! (#apple #iphone #mac #ipad) Poor Apple, iPhone sales are 20% down compared to last year’s quarter. Look, people, it's 2020 and …

2020-10-29: Apple's Clips is Underated (#apple #clips) Apple this week updated their strange application, Clips, to version 3.0. Clips looks like a …

2020-10-29: On Apple Search (#apple #siri #search @parkerortolani) Here is an interesting design concept of a possible Apple Search service. What I find interesting is …

2020-10-29: 11.0.1 beta, really? (#apple #macos #macosbigsur) This curve ball wasn’t expected: Apple comes up with beta 1 of macOS Big Sur 11.0.1. Why? Why …

2020-10-28: Third edition is out! (#newsletter #blogger #writing #apple) After much writing and compositing, the third edition of the Numeric Citizen Introspection …

2020-10-28: That was fast! (#apple #ios14 #ios13) I’m always impressed by the turn over speed of major new releases of iOS. iOS 14 adoption rate is …

2020-10-28: Twisted dialogue (#apple #iphone12 #environment @mattbirchler) Matt Birchler in a funny post hightlights how twisted Apple’s stance can be when it comes to pushing …

2020-10-27: Basic Apple Guy but gorgeous! (#apple #blog #discovery @basicappleguy) Thanks to an article from John Gruber’s website, Daring Fireball, I discovered a new …

2020-10-27: It's all about the story, right? (#apple #mac #applesilicon) Here is what I’ll be looking for at the Apple Silicon Macs introduction: the story they will …

2020-10-26: I kind of like what I’m seeing (#myblog #blogger #bloggerlife) This is my Micro.blog. Using the popular Newsify RSS feed reader, I used my own feeds to see how it …

2020-10-26: Everyone has their price (#apple #google #privacy #privacyprotection) According to the New York Time regarding the antitrust lawsuit in the works, Google is paying …

2020-10-26: The master in action (#stevejobs #ipod #apple #history) This short clip showing Steve Jobs introduce the iPod is a pure joy to re-watch. It is 9m 11sec of …

2020-10-25: The more I read... (#iPhone12 #iphone12pro #apple) The more I read comments on Twitter about the iPhone 12, the more I’m happy to skip this …

2020-10-25: iPhone heritage (#apple #design #iphone #iphone12) _“Enduring design doesn’t need constant reinterpretation. It needs tweaking, polishing, and subtle …

2020-10-25: Apple did it again. (#iphone12 #apple #design) In my opinion, this year’s black iPhone 12 is now their best design of all time, surpassing …

2020-10-24: Staying home... (#iphone12 #apple #applestore) For as far that I can remember, I won’t go to an Apple Store to see the new iPhone this year. …

2020-10-24: Exposure notification (#iphone #apple #google #covid19 #pandemic) I recently got this notification on my iPhone. I didn’t know the exposure feature would keep the …

2020-10-23: They're here. (#iphone12 #iphone12pro #apple) I don’t remember seeing Apple posting photos of behind-the-scenes workers working at …

2020-10-22: On 2021 iPad Pro (#ipadpro #apple) Is it a question of a few more months before the iPad Pro line distance itself from the 2020 iPad …

2020-10-22: Jony Ive working with Airbnb. Who knew. (#jonyive #apple #lovefrom #airbnb #design #UI) In a surprising move, Airbnb has a new partnership with Apple’s former designer chief, Jony …

2020-10-22: SDDCbox project - update #2 (#macpro #apple #vmware #vmwarefusion) My possible future Mac Pro configuration is taking shape. It all started here btw. Reading carefully …

2020-10-21: RIP. Remote.app (#apple #appletv #appstore) Great story about the start of the Apple TV remote app that was removed today from the App Store. …

2020-10-21: Waiting for iPhone 13. (iphone12 #iphone12pro #apple) Thanks to iPhone 12, I can’t wait for the iPhone 13. The MagSafe is cool but is not perfect. …

2020-10-21: This is a drill (#iphone12 #apple #magsafe) With the iPhone 12 and MagSafe, is Apple training us for a port-less iPhone 13? I think so. The …

2020-10-20: Stairway to “heaven”? (#apple #iphone12 #iphone12pro) Tim Cook once said that all products Apple sell can fit on a table. Well, depending of the table …

2020-10-19: These edges... (#iphonex #iphone12 #iphone12pro) As much as I like what the iPhone 12 brings to the table in general… edges got my attention. …

2020-10-19: Stucked on the phone (#magsafe #iphone12 #apple #design #UX) When I first saw the MagSafe snapping into the iPhone, I asked myself: how about taking the iPhone …

2020-10-18: A14: from the iPhone to the Mac (#apple #A14 #applesilicon) I love those feature highlights. Apple started to use them recently (September of last year?). If …

2020-10-18: The 5G Enabler (#iPhone12 #apple #5G) Last year, the iPhone 11 lacked 5G networks support. Apple was doomed. This year, the iPhone 12 does …

2020-10-18: A wild dream (#apple #macpro #vmware #virtualization #lab) I’ve been thinking of something really wild recently, for me at least: replacing my 2017 21.5 inches …

2020-10-17: A follow up to @mattbirchler on why opting for Newsletters instead of a blog? (#blogger #blogging #writing #substack) In a recent blog post, the well known blogger and content creator, Matt Birchler, wants to …

2020-10-17: A simple wish (@ulyssesapp @microdotblog #writing #blogging #tools) You know what I would like that would be really really cool and useful for me and probably for many …

2020-10-17: Look who’s in town (#rssreader #rss #reading @reederapp) The venerable RSS reader app « Reeder » turned to version 5 yesterday. I don’t know how I missed …

2020-10-16: Is this called “Evolution” or “Modernism"? (#apple #ios7 #UI #design) An image is worth a thousand words. We are still paying the price of this shift in design, every …

2020-10-16: Software is art (@airbuddyapp, #macOS) If you have a Mac, many battery-powered Apple devices, you need AirBuddy. Version has been in the …

2020-10-15: Is there a pattern? (#apple #airpower #magsafeduo) With the (re)introduction of the MagSafe for iPhone, Apple is trying to redo their AirPower …

2020-10-15: Secured. (@medium, #blogger, #blog) A word about my other home: Medium, which I love. Following their latest update, they now offers …

2020-10-14: I’ve been robbed by... @duggu24 (#bloggerlife #blogger) For the first time in my numeric life (at least, from what I’m aware of), one of my article has been …

2020-10-14: I won't upgrade to the iPhone 12 Pro (#iphone12pro #appleevent #apple) As great looking and powerful the shinny new iPhone 12 Pro might be, I’ll skip the upgrade …

2020-10-13: It Just Works™ Yesterday, just like mostly everyday since March 13th of 2020, I went for a long walk with my wife. …

2020-10-12: On newsletters rising popularity #blogger #blogging #writing #writers The rising popularity of paid newsletters is good news for many reasons. First, it’s a signal …

2020-10-12: The web in 2020. Please, have a look at this ten seconds GIF to appreciate how bad the web experience is in 2020. …

2020-10-11: Third-party Apple Watch Faces - Yes but no Here is a super interesting article from David Shayer on Tidbits about why there may never be …

2020-10-11: Thanks Apple, you’ll make me like November Bloomberg, via Mark Gurman, is reporting that Apple will hold another event in November for Apple …

2020-10-10: On the upcoming Apple Silicon Macs While many pundits still wonder which Mac Apple will start transitioning the platform to their shiny …

2020-10-10: Deliveries 9.0 - Does it deliver? Here are a few quick comments on Deliveries 9.0 that came out recently. Deliveries 9 helped me track …

2020-10-09: Ready for a 99$ convenience At 99$ each, the HomePod mini would find a space on my desk for sure. I care more about size than …

2020-10-09: Thanks again, leakers! Will there be anything left for Apple to announce next week at the Hi, Speed event? Thanks to …

2020-10-08: What am I doing wrong while doing https://numericcitizen.micro.blog from Safari from iPadOS 14? …

2020-10-08: Is the *.micro.blog certificate expired? @help Issue with RSS and website browsing…

2020-10-07: Oh. my. god. What iOS 14 widgets could have been. Much more interesting interaction model which looks to be more …

2020-10-07: How well will it age? I’m keeping that one mockup to see how well it will age when Apple releases the new iPhone …

2020-10-06: MMMM everything comes in mini version? Rumors are swirling around upcoming products from Apple. What is becoming more persistent is the …

2020-10-06: Is this a sunset or a sunrise? #apple #appleevent We should never read too much in Apple’s invite graphics. They rarely have anything to do with …

2020-10-06: On Ulysses Latest Release for iPadOS 14 Using the latest release of Ulysses for iPadOS 14, it is a joy to write on the iPad. Now, what am I …

2020-10-05: Undiscoverable, Essential UI birchtree.meMatt Birchler …

2020-10-05: HEY, here is an important update! Today is Christmas! Basecamp just released version 1.1 of their email client for HEY which supports …

2020-10-05: Nine years, already. I miss him. The world is different. Apple has become something else. He would probably like what it …

2020-10-04: From 2018 11” iPad Pro to ... ? I have a 2018 11” iPad Pro. Today, I asked myself: what upcoming features or improvements could …

2020-10-03: One year of iPhone 11 Pro... By curiosity today, I went in the battery health section on my iPhone 11 Pro to find out the current …

2020-10-03: From the Perfect Imperfections Series: The cross. I never pray. A cross is a geometric form. It can …

2020-10-03: I’m currently testing the beta of the upcoming reimagined Medium mobile app and I love it 🥰. For …

2020-10-02: One major observation on @mattbirchler’s iPadOS full widgets experience I’m thinking way too much about widgets these days, thanks to iOS 14 most prominent new …

2020-10-01: My Numeric Citizen Introspection newsletter is out! Check it out, it’s free! Lots of stuff …

2020-09-30: Here is a free tip to those developers thinking of adding widget support in their apps: widgets are …

2020-09-30: From Apple to Ubiquiti Learned something really cool today. A few weeks ago I published my review of the well known router, …

2020-09-30: The second edition of my Numeric Citizen Introspection Newsletter is on the launchpad! My upcoming (and free BTW) Numeric Citizen Introspection Newsletter for September is done. I’m …

2020-09-29: Waiting... waiting... and waiting. It’s coming. Two days. Thanks to the soon to be updated Deliveries app. I can …

2020-09-29: I think this is a great move! Everyone (?) can now test this feature. The highlighting feature works …

2020-09-29: Micro.blog 2.0 - Testing, 1-2-3, Testing... I really like what I’m seeing here on macOS. Only request is the default view of a New Post …

2020-09-29: Deliveries: what’s in for me? I’ve been a long time satisfied user of Deliveries. They are now switching to a subscription model …

2020-09-29: Here is a free idea for iOS 14 widget developers Who can remember the Pinball Construction Set? If you do, or you are well documented or you are …

2020-09-28: Lost in a see of content There is way more content online than we can humanly consume. There, I said it. I’m myself part of …

2020-09-27: On iOS 14 Widgets: So much untapped potential We have to realize that we are only at the early stage of widgets support for iOS 14. There is a lot …

2020-09-26: ok, the widgets experience on the iPad is crippled, so what? When iPadOS 14 beta came out, we were all quick to notice how crippled the widgets experience was …

2020-09-24: Apple’s Upcoming Products #apple #iphone12 #airtags To get a bird’s eye view of the current Apple’s rumours landscape, check out my daily “Apple’s …

2020-09-24: A message to attention seekers Here is something for attention seekers: GTFU. I don’t understand. What do you expect from me by …

2020-09-23: Apple’s best general purpose apps... I wrote about that a long time ago but here it is again: Apple’s iWork suite is probably the best …

2020-09-20: On increasing COVID-19 cases... Quick question: when you say “oh my, COVID-19 cases are on the rise!” and you get the following …

2020-09-20: The Rotten Side of Tim Cook's Apple. Apple, the everlasting success story has been in troubled water in recent years. From faulty or …

2020-09-19: How to you edit a post on MB in order to add a picture? @help

2020-09-19: On iOS 14 Widgets - My Observations & Experience so far Carefully designed and thought out widgets are still scarce. Many developers show a lack of …

2020-09-19: I'm never satisfied. Why? Are you like me and never satisfied with your Apple Watch face arrangement? Why is it so? Why is it …

2020-09-19: Can Apple pundits see the reality as it is? I’m working on something that Apple fanboys won’t like at all: a cornerstone piece of more than 4000 …

2020-09-19: No trackers on Apple.com. Really? After installing Safari 14 on macOS Catalina, I went on Apple.com to see what trackers would be …

2020-09-16: On Developer’s Questionable Choices with iOS 14 Widgets Design There is something fundamentally wrong with the way iOS 14 widgets are being implemented by many …

2020-09-15: Thanks for spoiling today's #AppleEvent A message to all official and less official Apple leakers. Thank you from the bottom of my heart for …

2020-09-14: Who's in charge of saying "no, this is shit"? Look, look closely at this leadership page from Apple. Now, ask yourself, who is directing the …

2020-09-14: I'm falling in love, again. I’m falling back in love with Tweetbot 🥰. For a reason that I don’t remember, I was no …

2020-09-14: Warning: doom and gloom ahead. #AppleEvent On the eve of #AppleEvent tomorrow, I can see a lot of deception on the horizon. The tag line is …

2020-09-13: For what reason do we pay Apple for? Man I still miss him. Steve Jobs had a way of making his point so damn clear. You could disagree …

2020-09-13: Thought of the day for bloggers and written content creators Competing against Google’s YouTube, Facebook, Instagram et al. In order to grab users attention is …

2020-09-12: From Overcast to Castro — Quick Observations Re-discovering Castro podcast player 🎧. Much better than Apple’s Podcast app 👍🏻. Better design than …

2020-09-11: Apple Card, Apple Cash in Canada soon? Can’t wait for this to come over here, in Canada 🇨🇦. One question though: would this mean Apple Cash …

2020-09-11: Stupid 5G Marketing Saw that picture of a guy paying an VR game on a Rogers website to promote 5G networks in Canada. …

2020-09-11: After Tim Cook Having discussions about what comes next after Tim Cook is only a good thing. There is nothing to …

2020-09-11: On IFTTT Pro IFTTT Pro. I’ve been a long time user of this service. I decided to subscribe @ 2.99$ per month. …

2020-09-09: Sad but true in a sense. #climatechange twitter.com/pjux/stat…

2020-09-09: Not too fast, people, not too fast Following the #AppleEvent announcement yesterday, I saw many comments about a possible schedule of …

2020-09-09: A short beta cycle for iOS 14 Following @Gruber hypothetical September schedule: Tuesday 15 September: Event. Friday 18 September: …

2020-09-08: How much more powerful an Apple Silicon ship will be in an iMac which is never running on …

2020-09-08: Apple is “over teasing” AR. #appleevent twitter.com/flyosity/…

2020-09-08: Welcome to Twitter, @gregjoz. #applevent #apple twitter.com/gregjoz/s…

2020-09-07: Time to record current Apple Watch website before Series 6.

2020-09-07: Looks like something is happening tomorrow after all. But, let’s face it, a press release for an …

2020-09-07: I second that. Instagram is going down the drain. Fast. Thank you Facebook. …

2020-09-07: You cannot trust the human race. #covid19

2020-09-07: iPadOS 14 beta 7 homescreen experience with widgets is quite buggy.

2020-09-07: While I’m already preparing for released of the second Numeric Citizen Introspection …

2020-09-07: Updated many of my photo albums on my Adobe Portfolio. numericcitizen.myportfolio.com

2020-09-06: Dear Flipboard users, did you know that I publish my stuff there too? flipboard.com Numeric Citizen …

2020-09-06: Really? 🤔 twitter.com/jon_pross…

2020-09-06: When you get the hang of it, Notion is very powerful and can be what you want it to be. …

2020-09-06: Just in case you missed it, I started a newsletter touching subjects like Apple, photography, …

2020-09-05: Have you ever carefully looked at Apple Leadership page? Tell me what’s wrong. Nah, I’m going to …

2020-09-05: I would pay a lot of money for this kind of table.

2020-09-05: Sure EPIC is suffering real harm… because of its own wrong doing. Duh. …

2020-09-05: There you have it. #newsletter #blog #writing #blogger Hoping for a long series. …

2020-09-04: After much thinking, I think I’l go ahead with Stratechery newsletter (was competing against …

2020-09-04: This is my Twitter family. I wonder what my Micro.blog family would look like.

2020-09-04: This is what Apple could and should have done! testflight.apple.com/join/04jM…

2020-09-04: And we’re ready for launch, tomorrow! All systems are ready! Weather is a go too! Don’t …

2020-09-03: It came to my mind that preparing and sending my first newsletter is like putting a message in a …

2020-09-03: Is Apple bending towards Facebook? Not a good day for privacy protection. 😒 …

2020-09-03: I’m close to finishing up my first newsletter on Substack. I’m quite happy of the end results …

2020-09-02: Funny for sure. But, tell me who uses GarageBand for serious Podcasts editing? What tools are they …

2020-09-02: Finding my newsletter purposes. #blogging #blog #newsletter #writing …

2020-09-01: watchOS 7 beta 7 but no iOS 14 beta 7… 🤨🤔 maybe tomorrow then after iOS 13.7 released today …

2020-09-01: I’m building something new. Again. Can’t wait to share the final results and the start …

2020-08-31: A few words about my online presence and how it is related to finding my upcoming newsletter niche. …

2020-08-31: Thought of the day: I think that blogs and newsletters are more than ever critical conduits for …

2020-08-31: Substack is getting competition from Medium. And I like it. #blogging #blogger #writing #tools …

2020-08-30: Not bad. Or is it? medium.com/numeric-c…

2020-08-30: I’m already feeling the pressure. 😰 …

2020-08-30: Where is the folder name? Dear @Apple, why is it so hard? #ios14beta6

2020-08-30: Reflecting on the purpose of my new experiment with Substack. …

2020-08-29: Quick comparison of writing platforms based on my experience of putting something online. You might be surprise! Here is an interesting observation based on my experience with four popular writing platforms: …

2020-08-29: Why Substack? My answer. https://numericcitizen.substack.com/p/this-is-an-experiment

2020-08-29: Another experiment just got started. Will see where it goes. …

2020-08-29: I’m still on the fence with Substack. It is free to start. I don’t know if I’ll be duplicating …

2020-08-29: Here is a side-effect of using @HEY. I no longer use (or rarely use) Apple’s Mail. When an email …

2020-08-28: On the fall of Macs resale value: how much does four years of shitty butterfly keyboards is …

2020-08-28: Steve Ballmer’s reaction to the launch of the iPhone. LOL. Same applies to car companies …

2020-08-27: Forgot to put the evidence for my previous post. Here it is.

2020-08-27: The Social Dilemma by Center for Humane Technology I can’t wait to watch this, even if I know it will be a troubling portrait of our modern society. …

2020-08-27: My Visual Space got an update today. Dream Flashback - Numeric Citizen Visual Space

2020-08-27: Apple Search. That’s quite intriguing. Recent Apple behavior and changes hint that it’s …

2020-08-27: An image is worth a thousand words. I find it surprising that UI simplification came to this simple …

2020-08-26: A building on ICU? #photography Breathing Building - Numeric Citizen Visual Space

2020-08-26: Thinking of becoming a paying subscriber to very notable newsletters. Hard to choose from Benedict …

2020-08-26: Why do I think this year’s Apple Watch Series 6 will be a minor upgrade? 🤔

2020-08-26: The Siri App suggestions widget in iPadOS 14 beta 6 is not very intelligent. On the following …

2020-08-26: To all #iosdev: it is not because you can add support for widgets to your app that you should add …

2020-08-26: Master piece from Ben Thompson of Stratechery looking at ways of rethinking the App Store. Because …

2020-08-26: Friendly reminder about my Visual Space existence. #photography Coloured View - Numeric Citizen …

2020-08-26: On iPadOS 14 beta 6: did you know that you can now interact with iPadOS while Siri is on screen …

2020-08-24: It’s coming. #fall

2020-08-24: WTF is this ad, Apple? Am I to old to appreciate this 38 sec eternity? youtu.be

2020-08-24: Yes, I do remember Windows 95 launch. Windows on top of DOS.

2020-08-24: I suspect the iPod is used in many non-consumer scenarios AND is being an introduction to iDevice …

2020-08-24: I’m starting a new article about the rotten side of Apple. Tell me: what do you think is …

2020-08-24: I’m not sure what to think of this. The rumours are indeed true! Apple Marina Bay Sands, the …

2020-08-24: I’m flabbergasted to see soooo many new To Do or expanse tracking apps coming in crowded app …

2020-08-24: I wish we could see more collaborative work among bloggers, just like in the podcasts sphere. Why is …

2020-08-24: Is this the week where weekly beta releases from Apple will begin? My guess is yes if previous years …

2020-08-24: Interesting trend indeed. For each movement, their is a counter-movement. For AI generated feeds …

2020-08-23: What’s a computer?

2020-08-23: “We have to let go of this notion that for Apple to win, everyone else has to lose.”. Interesting …

2020-08-23: What a downgrade. Dull just like the president’s wife. twitter.com

2020-08-22: Remember Apple inviting professionals to learn about their workflow so they could use that input to …

2020-08-21: Wow. Supposedly photos of cancelled AirPower internals leak online. I didn’t know this device …

2020-08-20: I want to be paid or get credits on my account to answer questions of potential buyers about things …

2020-08-20: The Mac is in no way a game platform. Should we give a shit if EPIC is kick out of Apple’s …

2020-08-20: The harder it is to find a “real macOS apps” developer, the more Electron is tempting. …

2020-08-20: BREAKING: Adobe Lightroom CC 5.4 Users - Data Loss Major issue affecting Adobe Lightroom CC users at version 5.4: the cloud-based photo procesing …

2020-08-19: Now you have a clear idea why I’m not yet about macOS 11 Big Sur. These iOS style alerts in …

2020-08-19: I’m still not sure that I like macOS 11 Big Sur, after all. Is it too much iOS? Is it too …

2020-08-18: Super interesting read. Careful explanation of where things come from and why it has to change. …

2020-08-18: Great summary of pain points for developers on Apple’s platform. Twitter thread here: …

2020-08-18: “_Google Play is living proof that an app store can justify taking 30% even when alternative app …

2020-08-17: EPIC: Don’t mess with Apple. They can play hardball too. They don’t like this public shit. You …

2020-08-17: The lack of a per-picture sync status in iOS 14 is baffling. #ios14 #apple

2020-08-17: I’d like to find a cool use of Charty, especially with the upcoming support of iOS 14 widgets. …

2020-08-17: iOS 14 Widgets Support Slowly Coming Widgets support is starting to tickle in on iOS 14 beta. I like what I’m seeing so far. Widgets will …

2020-08-17: I love Telegram. I’m not a big user of it but when I do, I find it well executed and feature rich. …

2020-08-16: I vote for this. Will Apple notice? link.medium.com/wv57jyYs0…

2020-08-16: It’s pretty much how I see the American society, if I put it mildly. twitter.com/thefarmer…

2020-08-16: Please, Apple, Think Different, again. Great article. 5ish.org/p/apple-p…

2020-08-16: Something I should show to all my friends on Facebook who doesn’t care about privacy… …

2020-08-16: Screw them all. Period. I’m serious. Daring Fireball: ‘Screw Apple, Screw Google, and Screw Epic …

2020-08-15: On EPIC PR Stunt - Because this is exactly that! On Apple vs The World: I’m all in for Apple to change its App Store rules, whatever it could mean, …

2020-08-14: You thoughts on Substack as a publishing platform for bloggers? #blog #blogging #blogger Substack

2020-08-14: If Epic doesn’t play the same game with Sony and all the other online stores, they are making fools …

2020-08-14: There seems to be a consensus about the need for the App Store to change. Ok. Tell me how? Oh, and …

2020-08-13: This is ugliness in preparation. I’m on the side of Epic. www.manton.org/2020/08/1…

2020-08-13: That’s what teachers are for. 🧡 twitter.com philip lewis (@PhilLewis) Tweeted: This is extremely …

2020-08-13: Hoping that Apple will take the opportunity to revise their iCloud storage tiers and bring then in …

2020-08-12: Apple Watch Series 6 launched via press release in first half of September? Really? No way. Well, …

2020-08-10: Reflecting on my Twitter presence. Increasing my Twitter followers count is so hard. Even being …

2020-08-10: Sadly, I think we’re not done yet with 2020.

2020-08-10: I decided to turn that off under iPadOS 14. It’s the consequence of not having the full widgets …

2020-08-08: Here is an app idea: how about an app allowing bloggers to easily create « link posts » which would …

2020-08-08: Interesting take by @gruber on Apple’s position regarding Microsoft’s xCloud. My take: it’s about …

2020-08-08: Wondering something about a possible incursion of the nano-texture glass on a future iPad Pro. Would …

2020-08-08: Wishing for similar performance improvements when Apple Silicon hits the iMac line. Coupled with the …

2020-08-08: Great take from @drbarnard on Apple’s App Store issues Here is a great take on Apple’s App Store issues by @drbarnard. To me, the key is for Apple to …

2020-08-08: If you are not on iOS 14 beta 4, hold off and wait for Beta 5. I do experience the same issues …

2020-08-07: Did you know Apple has a Telegram channel? They didn’t post on it since Nov. 2018.

2020-08-07: On Apple's latest iMac update Great reviews on the latest iMac update. As a serious amateur photographer, the thing that stands …

2020-08-07: How Long Apple can stand like this? On Apple’s stance on its App Store policies. Developers are complaining. The tech press is …

2020-08-06: Am I surprised? Nope. Actually, yes, I thought meeting time would have increased much more. …

2020-08-06: Dear Apple, you are (again) painting yourself in another form of thermal cornor. Back off while you …

2020-08-06: As I see it, Twitter could easily differentiates itself from Facebook by actually acting on wrong …

2020-08-06: On iOS 14 Design Considerations Dear iOS developers: be careful when considering widget design and content. Space on my iPhone …

2020-08-05: iOS 14 Beta 4 is crap. There I said it.

2020-08-04: Was he too dogmatic? Stubborn? 🤔 twitter.com/stroughto…

2020-08-04: Five gone, one to go. #apple

2020-08-04: Interesting question. 🤔 twitter.com/benedicte…

2020-08-04: Apple is really not done with Intel in the Mac. It is clear to me that Apple Silicon will find its …

2020-08-04: On Phil Schiller (departure) of Apple Aside from the iMac updates coming out of Apple today, here is another (more important) news: Phil …

2020-08-03: Apple certainly gained a lot of ground in the tablet market during the pandemic. But according to …

2020-08-03: I wish I could schedule a post on Micro.blog.

2020-08-03: If Apple allowed side-loading of apps on iOS: * would they still require the ability to use a kill …

2020-08-02: Feels like summer. #mbaug That’s the camp fire in the foreground and the (near full) moon up there …

2020-07-31: When I wanted to work for Apple... Here is a short story. In 1985, I was working for an authorized Apple dealer in my home town. I was …

2020-07-31: Hoping to help you forget about all the ugly things right now. Enjoy.

2020-07-30: +1. Very sad seeing Apple acting like this. Maybe Apple seeling great products, they are telling …

2020-07-30: Apple is doomed. I mean, really doomed this time. Or not. Q3FY20

2020-07-29: After 10 seconds of watching this iPhone 12 concept video I had enough. 🤦🏻‍♂️ youtu.be

2020-07-29: Woah, that is a prime example of impressive architecture for a store. One question: where a the …

2020-07-29: What Steve Jobs would have said… ?

2020-07-29: Do you think Apple has plans already in place to allow for third-party payment systems on the App …

2020-07-29: Apple had an easy day overall Is it me or Apple had a pretty easy day today? Seems all the attention went to Google, Facebook and …

2020-07-29: Let’s see if Tim Cook is also a good politician. #apple #testimony #appstore

2020-07-24: I’m getting there. Where? No idea. Entirely random city design and building. That is what …

2020-07-24: A byproduct of the coronavirus pandemic: traveling apps like Flighty won’t get my renewal this …

2020-07-24: Highly doubtful that Apple already has the date set for the September Keynote in current context. …

2020-07-24: Is this really surprising? It’s not. Apple saw the virus coming - Philip Elmer‑DeWitt

2020-07-24: Here is a bunch of Apple inconsistencies in design. On macOS Big Sur: you can add a widget by …

2020-07-24: To me, it is becoming clear every day that, it’s the virus who will bring down this clown in chief, …

2020-07-24: Interesting summary on Apple’s move to its own silicone for the Mac product line in light of …

2020-07-24: If anyone had doubts on why Apple is transitioning to its own silicon for the Mac: Intel is (again) …

2020-07-23: After 14 major iOS release... and yet... Everybody is talking about Apple Music new icon since Beta 3 but, think about this: after 14 …

2020-07-23: On Widgets Management Interfaces on iPhone Very valid complaint from Dieter Bohn of The Verge on Apple’s implementation of widgets management …

2020-07-23: The race for the bottom of everything On Apple’s 30% cut. Again. We all know where this all goes. Yesterday it was a deal. Today, …

2020-07-22: It is easy to forget what it was before the App Store and now complain about the 30% cut by Apple.

2020-07-22: 13th iPhone Photography Awards winners are out! Some incredible pictures in there. Congrats to the …

2020-07-22: The iPad still held back with iPadOS 14 iPadOS 15 concept imagined by Parker Ortolani certainly looks interesting. I’m not sure about …

2020-07-22: If blog post from Readdle’s is any indication, expect a LOT of widgets to be available when iOS 14 …

2020-07-21: Apple is already setting the table for the iPhone 12 lack of charger in the box. You may not like …

2020-07-21: I love this game. Spent a few hours building this unknown city. 😍 #townscraper

2020-07-21: Beta 3 will be like a fresh coat of paint.

2020-07-21: Smartphones going forward and Zoom going backward Modern smartphones replaced most if not all specialized tools like camera, microphone, etc. Zoom …

2020-07-20: Can’t wait for beta 3. Tomorrow. #ios14

2020-07-19: Is TestFlight for iOS 14 widgets available yet?

2020-07-19: When Apple was advertising their value for businesses, in a world where working from home wasn’t …

2020-07-19: Well said. That is why I love Apple so much. twitter.com/stevesi/s…

2020-07-19: My first experiment with an ND1000 filter. Quite happy with the results. Classic subject for this. …

2020-07-19: Interesting comparison between macOS Catalina & Big Sur system sounds. You don’t change …

2020-07-19: Fascinating how the Trump administration did exactly the opposite in order to tackle this pandemic …

2020-07-17: I love the new plug-ins for Micro.blog, but does it put itself on the same path as WordPress? 🤔

2020-07-15: This blog post on Apple’s latest betas pretty much sums it up for me. More to come in my own blog …

2020-07-13: More than 1500 words to talk about going all in with Apple’s latest betas on my main devices. …

2020-07-12: Ten years ago — Antennagate Ten years ago today: Antennagate. Remember? It was an intense episode in Apple’s history. I didn’t …

2020-07-12: Here is a brilliant idea. My hope is for Apple to notice. twitter.com

2020-07-11: Because of newly introduced folders support in iOS 14 Shortcuts, I made a spring cleanup. Now I’m …

2020-07-11: With iPadOS 14, Apple mades a lot of improvements to the Calendar app which makes me reconsider the …

2020-07-11: Viticci on iPadOS 14 - when iPadOS is Influenced by macOS #iPadOS14 Good insights by Federico Viticci of MacStories about iPadOS 14. One theme stands out: with iPadOS …

2020-07-11: When I talk about this virus to my kids, my recurring message is the fact that this is not like the …

2020-07-11: Something fascinating and disturbing about COVID-19 and the US: everything that makes the US what …

2020-07-10: Dear Apple, please, oh please, allow us to move around our many screens in this view. Thank you. A …

2020-07-09: Welcome to iOS 14 beta 2. 👨🏻‍💻🤷🏻‍♂️ But I love it. Very stable on iPad. 😎 #apple #ipados14

2020-07-09: Woah, that was fast. iOS 14 now entering public beta phase. Apple must feel really confident. So am …

2020-07-09: On Apple's iOS 14, Widgets and Considering Bigger iPhone One of the unexpected side effect of Apple introducing widgets in iOS 14 is that I’m …

2020-07-09: Already? VMware Fusion Tech Preview now supports macOS Big Sur. twitter.com/vmwarefus…

2020-07-08: If you think not wearing a face mask is a free ride, think again. More than $ 330 Billions deficit …

2020-07-08: « Don’t assume discreet GPU always offer better performance » #apple #applesilicon I’m one of those who was thinking discreet GPU would provide much better performance. When watching …

2020-07-08: A Visual Comparison of Catalina & Big Sur - Who Wins? #apple #macOS11 Excellent visual comparison between macOS Catalina and Big Sur (see link below). Here are a few …

2020-07-08: iOS 14 is a massive update in regards to privacy protection. I love that! #apple #ios14 #privacy …

2020-07-07: Who prefering the original AirPod case size but the features of the Pro models? Me. Daring Fireball: …

2020-07-07: Oh boy, as much as iOS 14 beta 1 is rock solid, I cannot say the same thing about Big Sur. I’m …

2020-07-06: I like Michael Flarup balanced take on Apple’s redesign of macOS Big Sur and what this could mean …

2020-07-05: With iOS 14, expect a massive amount of widgets being released. More than enough. All developers are …

2020-07-05: Preparing for iOS 14: If an iOS Shortcut has only one action in it, what is the point then? Deleting …

2020-07-05: The next steps in testing Apple’s new stuff is to install macOS Big Sur on an external drive …

2020-07-05: Brent Simmons’ enthusiasm about the Mac is refreshing because part of Mac ecosystem health depends …

2020-07-05: Application visual design is such a fascinating field. Marco Arment is certainly one of the best app …

2020-07-05: For the next two months. Life is good to me, even in 2020. #bloggerlife #blogger

2020-07-04: Does this mean that we won’t get the top-of-the-window alerts anymore? That’s kind of sad actually, …

2020-07-04: Some commonality with my previous post… worth reading. What changes might be coming to new …

2020-07-04: Which Mac will go first to ARM? My take. #apple #armmac #applesilicon Which Mac will transition first to Apple Silicon? Will Apple start with the desktop or the …

2020-07-03: Poor advertisers... thanks to Apple’s iOS 14. They are the ones who will suffer the most from Apple’s iOS 14. Good for them. If they want to show …

2020-07-02: How much memory the video subsystem of an ARM-based Mac will have?

2020-07-02: Tweak improvement suggestion for @manton : on a MB website, if there are replies to a blog post, …

2020-07-02: Very interesting but improbable theories…. twitter.com/stroughto…

2020-07-01: Widgets & iPadOS - Apple is in a “bad design choice” corner I’ve been thinking a lot about the limited support of widgets in iPadOS 14. While waiting for an …

2020-07-01: With iOS 14 Beta 1, I don’t see any announced feature that won’t make it in the final GM release. …

2020-07-01: I’m so impressed by the stability of iOS 14 b1.

2020-07-01: My first email to Apple’s top lieutenant: Craig Federighi. Yep, I did it, following my recent blog …

2020-07-01: A bizarre upcoming fall schedule for Apple? #iphone12 #ios14 If iPhone 12 launch is effectively delayed by a few weeks or months, could Apple decide to release …

2020-06-30: Great comments about iOS 14 from Benjamin Mayo. “Widgets on the home screen are just perfect.” …

2020-06-30: Marques Brownlee interviews Craig Federighi. As @Gruber points out, the killer question: why no …

2020-06-29: Fascinating move by The NewYork Times leaving Apple News. They want to control their customers, get …

2020-06-29: Interesting tidbits here about iPhone apps running on macOS 11. How many devs will …

2020-06-29: Apple is always about moving forward, even if it means rewriting its own software countless times or …

2020-06-28: Simple and eayto implement idea. birchtree.me iOS 14 Could Make Changing Your Wallpaper Much Easier …

2020-06-28: I’m no longer an indie developer but looking at SwiftUI videos from WWDC is really interesting. What …

2020-06-28: Does the maturing of SwiftUI is an enabler for an iPad version of Xcode? This version of Xcode would …

2020-06-28: On Siri updated design #wwdc #wwdc20 #wwdc2020 #ios14 I like the new Siri design but I don’t like it after all. The animated sphere placement feels …

2020-06-28: Putting the final touches to my WWDC20 conference comments and review. More than 3000 words. Hope …

2020-06-26: Found my testing device for iOS 14.0. An iPhone 8. So far, sooooo good. 😀Surprisingly stable. …

2020-06-26: This is what Apple could or should have put online with the watch face sharing ability in iOS 14 and …

2020-06-26: No more Microsoft physical stores. End of an (short, insignificant) era. #microsoft #microsoftstores

2020-06-26: Those on iOS 14, question: is there any issues with syncing in Notes edited on iOS 14, still ok in …

2020-06-25: I told you that @mailbrew + HEY was a killer combination. Clips. 👊🏻😎👨🏻‍💻

2020-06-25: My thought of the day: We’ll never see iPad in size larger than 12.9 inches because larger devices …

2020-06-25: I’m fed up of Apple bragging about its 2 millions apps in the App Store. I fuckin don’t care because …

2020-06-24: iOS 14 Widgets and Anxiety #wwdc #wwdc20 #wwdc2020 Following the reveal of widgets support on iOS 14, I’m feeling anxiety over how I’will …

2020-06-24: The Secret Feature of Upcoming ARM-Based Mac #wwdc #wwdc20 #wwdc2020 #apple Wild dream of the day: what if a silent yet unannounced feature of the ARM-based Mac is touch …

2020-06-23: On macOS Big Fur surprising visual and design attributes #wwdc #wwdc20 Taken out of one of @gruber recent post. In red: the Cancel button looks like being disabled. Very …

2020-06-23: For those wondering… I’m still trying to wrap my head around the start of the WWDC20 week, …

2020-06-22: Is Jony Ive in the room? Asking for a friend. #wwdc #wwdc20 #wwdc2020 #apple

2020-06-22: What a timing…. HEY #wwdc #wwdc20 #wwdc2020 #apple Apple, HEY, and the path forward

2020-06-22: More then ever it seems tech pundits and tech savvy people are asking for real, meaningful and …

2020-06-22: Apple moving to ARM: another game changer move in the works #wwdc #wwdc20 #apple Today, it will be interesting to see how Apple is positioning its move from Intel to ARM. To me, one …

2020-06-21: When Brent Simmons speaks, Apple should listen #wwdc20 #wwdc2020 #wwdc From Brent Simmons: The best part of the App Store, years ago, from this developer’s point of view, …

2020-06-21: This week gonna be very busy with #WWDC20. Check out the carefully crafted newsletter …

2020-06-21: Oopsy, Apple! You Download the App and it Doesn’t Work

2020-06-21: If Apple starts the transition from Intel to ARM with lowest volume Mac, I would have expected they …

2020-06-21: Apple's passive-aggressive attitude... #wwdc Apple’s ARM-based Macs (aggressive) transition plans… these rumours seems to point to a …

2020-06-21: Dear Apple AirPort Extreme users, watch this space for something that could change your tech life …

2020-06-20: Hey, HEY & Apple - Settle down already! #apple #appstore #hey I’m not very optimistic on the outcome of the “HEY vs Apple” battle. Both, in their own ways, are …

2020-06-20: The previous tweeted quote about Basecamp/HEY founders attitude was a clip from a newsletter that I …

2020-06-20: About HEY/Basecamp founders. Found on the Internet. 😳

2020-06-20: We didn’t get an iOS 13.6 beta this week… final release next week?

2020-06-19: Oops. You Download the App and it Doesn’t Work

2020-06-19: HEY, Micro.blog and web standards It is fun to compare HEY and Micro.blog. They both depend on open web standards on the backend. HEY …

2020-06-19: Some (not many) interesting ideas for iOS 14 here. www.behance.net

2020-06-19: Can’t wait for Apple to make iOS 13 look outdated next week. #wwdc #wwdc2020

2020-06-19: HEY, what’s next? @DHH #apple #appstore Now, as a potential customer of HEY!, what I want to hear or read from @DHH is: what’s next? How are …

2020-06-19: Hey Apple, you are in deep sh** #wwdc #wwdc2020 #appstore #iosdev As an Apple observer for more than four decades (yep!), I rarely seen such a public relation mess …

2020-06-18: ‪“30% is way too high!!!”. Why? On what basis this is too high? What is “not too high”? And on what …

2020-06-18: Looks like Apple’s “free run” is about to come to an end. #apps #appstore #2020

2020-06-18: Woah. So. Nice. twitter.com/andrewapr…

2020-06-18: First day with Hey. Love it so far. A bit disorienting at first. Old habits don’t die easily. …

2020-06-18: Bravo. How many takes the time to “clean up” gathered online accounts? Privacy protection has many …

2020-06-17: Thanks to a good samaritan, I’m now on HEY! So far so good. Strait forward onboarding. Very …

2020-06-17: Waiting for Hey.com invite is killing me. That is all.

2020-06-17: THIS. twitter.com/dhh/statu…

2020-06-17: When I explained to my 17 years old boy how Hey.com is trying to re-invent email service and how …

2020-06-16: I think hey.com could work wonderfully with Mailbrew… If only I had an Invite for Hey…

2020-06-16: If @Mailbrew can fix the newsletters, If people and the company behind Basecamp can fix emails with …

2020-06-16: Hey, and Apple - must read thread by @dhh Here is a MUST READ thread by @dhh about Apple messing around the launch of Hey, a new and …

2020-06-16: Question of the day: how much of the Apple’s features scheduled for this fall has been …

2020-06-16: When Fantastical shows Apple what they should do with Calender Fantastical latest update (v3.1) could be the thing that bring me back to it: integrated support for …

2020-06-15: Oh this is so cool… for photography beginners who want to learn how to use Lightroom… …

2020-06-15: There is a lot to like and love in the latest release of Adobe Lightroom for iPad. Played with is …

2020-06-14: On Apple, education and healthcare At the very beginning of Apple, their leadership was young and they cared about education. Apple …

2020-06-14: Interesting predictions on what could happen in the Mac world in the coming years. I want to …

2020-06-14: Well, I’m glad you asked! twitter.com

2020-06-14: I’m already in love with it. Alleged iPhone 12 Molds and CAD Images Show New iPad Pro-Style Design - …

2020-06-13: I do have a good feeling with Hey, a new email service based on my experiments with Basecamp. …

2020-06-13: I hope the redesign of the iMac will be ugly as hell so I don’t get tempted to replace my 2017 21.5 …

2020-06-13: So, what’s up with Automattic and Tumblr? 🤨🤔🧐 Question of the day: what’s up with Automattic and Tumblr? 🤨🤔🧐 This question came up to my mind this …

2020-06-13: On software quality slowly going down... my take. Interesting piece (see link below) about software quality going down in a world where hardware …

2020-06-12: You see, we are all fine. Jony Ive not working at Apple.

2020-06-12: Thought of the day: thanks to COVID-19, this year’s online-only #WWDC conference will be the only …

2020-06-11: I feel deception about Apple announcing a live stream for the keynote. I hope the experience won’t …

2020-06-11: Been playing with this guy for 12 hours now… I’m… ecstatic. Expect a full review soon. @ubnt …

2020-06-10: BREAKING NEWS #2: Now iTunes U is being dismantled. iTunes U is the next victim after iBooks Author. I’m not sure Apple’s Classroom and …

2020-06-10: BREAKING NEWS: iBooks Author is dead. Now it’s official, Apple iBooks Author is being retired. Upcoming update to Pages will be able …

2020-06-09: Great take by @gruber on rumoured ARM-based Macs. Still a lot of lingering questions though but this …

2020-06-09: I changing my mind. Again. Well, maybe I’ll keep buying traditional computers after all. 🤓 This iMac mockup by MacRumors is a …

2020-06-09: As iPad is getting more and more powerful (in hardware and software), I wonder if I will ever buy a …

2020-06-09: We have a go for ARM in Macs it seems Seems like ARM-based Macs is a go for this year’s WWDC. The news comes from a source that I don’t …

2020-06-09: Great new webpage on Apple’s website: iPhone + Apple Watch, better together. Love the design and …

2020-06-08: Remember iOS 7 redesign reveal in 2013? One of the most impactful change Apple introduced from which …

2020-06-07: Today, I read on a website that Polarr is a good alternative to Snapseed. Well, truth to be told: it …

2020-06-06: Does American police forces capable of not falling into extremes? They beat people for no reasons or …

2020-06-06: By refusing to build an iPad version of their app, Instagram makes a big mistake. I think serious …

2020-06-06: It takes time to build a meaningful presence on Instagram. …

2020-06-05: Interesting to see Apple opening up a bit more beyond Swift on GitHub. **Password Manager Resources. …

2020-06-04: This is the Apple that I love. Thanks, Mr @Tim_Cook. www.apple.com/speaking-…

2020-06-03: In a world full of subscriptions, this app not only looks great but could prove to be useful. …

2020-06-03: I’m not in the market for bookmarking apps but this one certainly looks really nice, well designed …

2020-06-03: So much work in front of all of us. m.signalvnoise.com On current events

2020-06-02: On smartphones sales numbers declining because of COVID-19: everyone were hit. Apple much less than …

2020-06-01: Lives matter. Period.

2020-06-01: This guy can read? Really? Who knew. twitter.com/mboorstei…

2020-06-01: I’m not in the market for a new to do manager but man this one looks good! Much cleaner and …

2020-06-01: Expectations Too High for #WWDC? Probably... In my recently published wish list for WWDC 2020, I think I under-stated how anxious I am about the …

2020-05-30: I wish we could send messages to Siri from within iMessage. “What is the weather for tomorrow?”. …

2020-05-30: This looks like summer to me.

2020-05-30: Ok, guys, iOS 13.5 stability and quality is a downgrade compared to 13.4 for me. For the second time …

2020-05-30: The sad state of affairs with iTunes U and iBooks Author. Where is Apple? That is sad to see Apple …

2020-05-30: Plot. Plan. Strategize. Organize. Mobilize. #georgesfloyd I like that.

2020-05-29: Ubiquiti Unifi Dream Machine it will be. This is not an ad. #notgoogle #notamazon …

2020-05-29: I’ve always been fascinated by the US society as far back as I can remember. And as far as I can …

2020-05-29: Is it me of Trump is getting worse and worse by the day… trying to bring the country in fire …

2020-05-28: I’ll take the black one. Thank you. More Photos and Video of Apple’s Redesigned Leather Loop …

2020-05-28: Please, Apple, do something about this in iOS 14. Thank you. #ipados #ios #apple

2020-05-28: I see too way many springboard reboots or even iPad reboots under iPadOS 13.4 and 13.5. What is …

2020-05-28: While working within Adobe Photoshop for iPad. 😩😳Lost part of my work session. After restarting the …

2020-05-27: I’m trying Photoshop for iPad to see how it could replace Snapseed. Not an easy thing to do. To …

2020-05-27: How is login with Fido, an Apple-backed standard complementing or competing against Sign in with …

2020-05-27: Currently participating in VMware Empower virtual conference. Wondering if this format is any …

2020-05-27: Poor little boy… [Update: Trump responds] Twitter puts a fake news tag on Trump tweets for …

2020-05-26: Trying to learn to use Photoshop for iPad. Even a simplified version of this venerable app is hard …

2020-05-26: iOS widgets concept… Who is digging? I’m not sure. dribbble.com/shots/115…

2020-05-25: If you care about privacy protection, this is suicidal. Plain and simple. And unethical. …

2020-05-25: Really? Good news. Just skip USB-C ang go wireless only! This is my next. 👀Rumor: ‘iPhone …

2020-05-25: Is this a movie? twitter.com/SpaceX/st…

2020-05-25: Oh. my. god. 😍 Hyperdeck.io twitter.com/terhechte…

2020-05-25: I’ve been working on my own version of a wish list for WWDC… there is so many things yet to …

2020-05-24: Today, I saw someone enter a phone booth to make a phone call. 😳

2020-05-24: In case you missed it: it’s still a good idea to read my review of Universe, a website creation …

2020-05-24: Absurdities This is the absurdities of our economic system. This coronavirus crisis is going to cause a big …

2020-05-24: My gosh: Instagram is such a massive mess in UX/UI. It is a great story on how numeric entropy took …

2020-05-24: My visual space just got updated with Sunset Beach. #photography #sunset #beach #snapseed Sunset …

2020-05-23: Replacing an aging AirPort Extreme with... Slowly looking for a replacement for my aging AirPort Extreme router. For me, the physical look is …

2020-05-23: I rarely post pictures here. Taking a quick break from bike ride. Great weather; dry, sunchine, …

2020-05-23: While Apple is focusing on mobile, they leave a lot critical things beind… education market …

2020-05-23: Exposure notifications are not yet available here in Canada. Our Prime Minister did mention …

2020-05-23: My recently launched visual space got updated today. numericcitizen-visualspace.com

2020-05-23: Time to start writing my own wish list for WWDC2020. #wwdc2020 #wwdc #apple

2020-05-23: Each time I’m looking at a video comparison of Lightroom against Capture One, I’m wondering if it …

2020-05-22: Questions regarding RSS feeds analytics. How do you track how many people are subscribing to your …

2020-05-22: Very cool ad, indeed. #apple #airpods #advertising youtu.be/yyNtm0LZi…

2020-05-22: Ok, this one is for geeky people. So funny. twitter.com/scottreuw…

2020-05-22: Friendly reminder of my Mailbrew public profile. Feel free to subscribe to my newsletter. …

2020-05-21: I can believe we will have to endure another year of stupid, useless, out of proportion rumours …

2020-05-21: Is it me of every single Google apps look like a web page? www.macrumors.com/2020/05/2…

2020-05-20: Woah, great web design here. If only Apple Card was available in Canada. 🙏🏻 Apple Card - Apple

2020-05-20: Is 500px trying to be more like Viewbug or GuruShots? It surely looks like it. I’m not sure I like …

2020-05-20: Microsoft Office Fluid looks nice and refreshing. www.theverge.com/2020/5/19…

2020-05-19: Oh, another nice update. Stay tuned on why.

2020-05-19: Notion is now (mostly) free! Oh, one interesting update today on the App Store: Notion now free and a new personal pro tier …

2020-05-19: When leakers gain at the expense and lost of others…. and presents this as being as proud as …

2020-05-18: Can’t wait for iOS 13.5. I love these .X updates. Wishing for a few bug fixes on iPadOS …

2020-05-18: If rumored iPhone 12 Pro specs are real, this year could mark a change for me: upgrading even after …

2020-05-18: Interesting poll on 9to5Mac on the Magic Keyboard draining the iPad Pro battery. I’m one of …

2020-05-17: Happy to learn that my last article got selected for distribution on Medium. Great way to get …

2020-05-17: Don’t know why but my websites trafic is way down today, is everybody outside taking advantage of …

2020-05-17: Ethical question: I produce a weekly newsletter with my content powered by Mailchimp. I want to move …

2020-05-17: I’m testing something really intriguing, different, unexpected. Built #onuniverse. …

2020-05-16: In case you didn’t know, I’m on Telegram: t.me/numericci… Get all the latest updates from my …

2020-05-16: Can’t wait to try, oops, to test this! We Want YOU to Test Ulysses 20 - Ulysses Blog

2020-05-16: Pretty old one but I still love it.

2020-05-16: Steve Jobs on building tech people want to buy Still true in 2020. twitter.com Jon Erlichman (@JonErlichman) Tweeted: Steve Jobs in 2006 on why …

2020-05-16: iMessage for Business. FaceTime for Business. Full integration with the calender, iMessage and Mail. …

2020-05-16: When publishing a new article on Medium, the wait to see if it will be selected for wider …

2020-05-15: That is all.

2020-05-15: Seeing Facebook buying Giphy in order to integrate it into Instagram says a lot about how downhill …

2020-05-15: Went on the AppleInsider this morning. First time I see the updated design. I'm not sure I like the …

2020-05-15: Today, I’m putting the final touches to something very special. I’m very happy with the end results. …

2020-05-15: Seeing people go is always sad. Micro.blog for me is helping me strike a balance between lightweight …

2020-05-14: Woah, 1Password you are being needy! Always freaky.

2020-05-14: A rare photo of Steve Jobs. Still missing him. [twitter.com/shellen/s...]

2020-05-14: I would love to see @markgurman response to [@gruber](https://micro.blog/gruber) comments. But, I …

2020-05-14: Apple thinks we are eternal Death is an everyday subject these days. How is Apple helping people in dealing with people's death? …

2020-05-13: How long before 8GB or more of memory in iPad Pro? #apple #ipadpro

2020-05-13: Interesting comparison of the current iPhone notch and the rumoured iPhone 12’s. Wonder how Apple …

2020-05-12: iPhone SE performance and Android... really? Should we care? I mean, general performance of a smartphone is crucial for a great user experience …

2020-05-12: Coronavirus and Apple’s products One of the thing that will get my attention about Apple in the coming months and years: how the …

2020-05-12: Feeling nostalgic today Very telling chart of past disruptions in the photography world. I don’t want to look too …

2020-05-11: Something is different about Unsplash There is something different about my beloved photo sharing service, Unsplash. I'm not sure if it's …

2020-05-10: I’m kind of tired of all this. #covid19 #coronavirus

2020-05-10: COVID-19 by the Numbers Great post. My sister is a nurse working with seniors. She got COVID-19. She ok now. But she knows …

2020-05-10: Magic Keyboard: Apple’s Laptop Conversion Kit – His Dork Materials The Magic Keyboard makes us want more from iPadOS: real and complete external monitor support. Magic …

2020-05-10: Finally - Subscribed to 1Password After much hesitation, I finally subscribed to 1Password personal plan. I've been a long time user …

2020-05-09: Stopping mass surveillance I’ve been working from home since March, 13th. My employer is fully supporting remote work by …

2020-05-09: Never being satisfied with the look of something. I just switched to a new visual theme on my …

2020-05-09: Noto - A Wonderful app Please, help me find a use case for this wonderfully designed note taking application. As an avid …

2020-05-09: On the lack of Flash support on the iPhone I remember arguing with a guy on supporting flash challenges like transposing « hovering » events …

2020-05-09: Probably the best utility for iOS. Check this system activity and data monitor app for iOS! …

2020-05-08: Apple Books for Authors - what about iBooks Author? You know what I'd like to see from Apple? An update to their aging iBooks Author application on …

2020-05-08: New: Apple Store Online One of the thing that I like about Apple: web design. Clean. Simple. This store front is new and …

2020-05-08: Day #4 of my Ghost experiment Ghost.org has been under attack in the last few days, prompting them to force a password reset. It …

2020-05-07: A 299$ piece of art.

2020-05-07: 'X-ray teardown' of iPad Pro Magic Keyboard illustrates complex engineering iPad Pro Magic Keyboard: This piece of equipment, simple on the outside, a marvel of engineering on …

2020-05-07: Another great looking application that I would use if I wasn’t using Notion. twitter.com

2020-05-06: This little utility looks great. Simple design. Very focused use case: bookmarking websites. But for …

2020-05-06: Why there is no visualizer in Apple's Music Player or apps like @Cosmicast? Would be so cool.

2020-05-06: I never made it to the WWDC conference. This year, being a virtual-only event, I wonder what a paid …

2020-05-06: Another vision of the future of computing my friends. I like it too. Apple has not the monopoly of …

2020-05-06: When macOS behave like Windows I had to reboot my iMac this morning to fix weird issues (no sound in FaceTime calls, iCloud sync …

2020-05-06: Day #3 of my Ghost experiment. I already know that I won't go ahead with this. The lack of iOS …

2020-05-06: Really nice visual.

2020-05-05: So true. Sad. Frustrating. Washington Post Poll: ‘Americans Widely Oppose Reopening Most …

2020-05-05: Some people are freaking out about Apple + Google exposure notifications system. Are they freaking …

2020-05-05: WWDC2020 is starting on June 22th or @ iOS 14 beta 2. #wwdc2020 @wwdc20 @apple

2020-05-05: Here we go. WWDC2020. All virtual. Open to ALL developers. Two weeks later than usual. 2020 is …

2020-05-05: My Ghost experiment is to try to find a better solution to replace this. So far, I don't see the …

2020-05-05: Day #2 of my Ghost experiment. Where is the Media library? How can I re-use a previously uploaded …

2020-05-04: Finally. A well deserved **finally**. Bye bye butterfly keyboard. …

2020-05-04: Each time I see an update to the Tumblr.app poping up in the App Store, I wonder if this is the …

2020-05-04: Day #1 of my Ghost experiment. Simple CMS. Well designed. A bit desoriented at first, coming from …

2020-05-03: Nothing more to add. Apple CEO Tim Cook Delivers Virtual Commencement Address to Ohio State …

2020-05-03: Just finished consolidating all my blogger workflow updates on a single page. You can find it here: …

2020-05-03: Contemplating Ghost as an alternative to what I’m currently using and … this critical vulnerability …

2020-05-02: My blogger workflow just got updated. …

2020-05-02: Remember those waiting lines in the seventies? When I go for a walk my mostly empty city, thanks to the long lasting confinement, I see many lines …

2020-05-02: Berlin, July of 1945. Devastation. These remastered movies are always poignant. …

2020-05-01: As the confinement end is not near yet, some improvements are needed in my home office. First thing, …

2020-05-01: Is Apple subsidizing iPhone SE pricing with services revenues from some sort of expected services …

2020-05-01: Liking this a lot. But, I upgraded to the iPhone 11 Pro last fall. I’ll probably wait next year. 

2020-05-01: You don't have to love the iPad Thought of the day, from Francisco Tolmasky on Twitter:  The frustrating thing about the iPad is …

2020-04-30: Is Apple doomed now? Well, at first glance, Apple’s financial numbers are pretty solid, considering the current …

2020-04-30: Let's try this again! Well, cross-posting from MB to WP with IFTTT is a no go. Now, testing a much cleaner solution, a WP …

2020-04-30: Well, cross-posting from Micro.blog to WordPress via IFTTT doesn’t work. IFTTT is having issues …

2020-04-30: Starting a small experiment Up until now, I didn’t want to have my posts on **Micro.blog** to show up on my main blog on …

2020-04-30: One quick question: is it possible to cross-post from Micro.blog to my WordPress blog? [Update: I …

2020-04-30: Still far from fully recovered from Google's search algorithm changes of last November Last day of April. Time to look back at this month's stats. It was a great month for my main blog …

2020-04-29: See what happens when you start using the things that you make. #apple #facetime > Another iOS …

2020-04-29: As documented in my blog post: on why FaceTime is losing, The upcoming iOS 13.5 release will address …

2020-04-29: That is my feeling too. #apple #ipadpro #magickeyboard Magic Keyboard: Apple’s Laptop Conversion …

2020-04-29: The Internet in 2020. Can you see the problem? I don’t know what they think when they “design” these …

2020-04-28: Remember when we used to write « this year is the year of Linux »? 🤔 With the Magic Keyboard, 2020 …

2020-04-28: Just Made an Unexpected Discovery Oh. My. God. 😳😍 How on earth I wasn’t aware about this great utility for macOS: CleanShot X? Fully …

2020-04-28: A great summary of Ulysses version 19 release by MacStories. As a blogger, I’m loving Ulysses more …

2020-04-28: Speaking of iPadOS 13.4 with pointer support… my favourite writing app Ulysses just received …

2020-04-28: Using LumaFusion with the Magic Keyboard is really cool but I can’t wait for the updated version …

2020-04-27: The Magic Keyboard makes me want a bigger iPad. But at the same time I know I would miss the smaller …

2020-04-27: So spot on. This is the beauty of the iPad. #apple #ipadpro #magickeyboard Jason Snell Reviews the …

2020-04-27: I’m getting good numbers on @Medium as an indie writer. But as much as I like it so far, I’m not …

2020-04-27: One more month to perfect iOS 14 then. twitter.com/9to5mac/s…

2020-04-26: To FaceTime users, did your usage of it increased because of your confinement? If not, why? What are …

2020-04-26: Question of the day: have you ever wondered why FaceTime settings are not located in iCloud …

2020-04-25: This is why I chose “transformative accessory” in my blog post reviewing the Magic Keyboard for the …

2020-04-25: Interesting “study” posted on BirchTree blog. From my personal experience, since iPadOS 13.4: using …

2020-04-25: Interesting. When an application is not multithreading but scales by adding instances, using an …

2020-04-25: The transition from Intel-based Mac to ARM-Based machines will be the most interesting thing …

2020-04-24: I’m working on a very special blog post. Not ready yet to share any details except this: I’m slowly …

2020-04-24: Five years. Already. I’m still delighted by this product. Currently on Series 4 and looking forward …

2020-04-24: This tweet is aging very well my friends. twitter.com/alexmuenc…

2020-04-24: My upcoming review of the **Apple’s Magic Keyboard** for the iPad Pro is a little bit shy of 2000 …

2020-04-23: Every update to Notion app is welcomed. Welcome to release 1.5.

2020-04-23: No. Nothing is good about this iOS 14 mockup. Exhibit A: complication for iPhone doesn’t make sense. …

2020-04-23: 👉🏻 Nice exposure and validation for @gruber review of the 2020 iPhone SE. 😉

2020-04-22: On the iPhone 11 being the new iPhone XR: People are keeping their phone longer While a maturing …

2020-04-22: This picture of a woman working from home is so fascinating. There is a lot to observe here. Source: …

2020-04-21: My first micro.blog post from… 🤫 I’m delighed. Probably one of the best keyboard ever …

2020-04-21: Apple: let’s help us practice and iron out details before the big show… WWDC.

2020-04-21: Great (and surprising) exposure to @Gruber ’s review of the Magic Keyboard… great review overall but …

2020-04-20: Before returning to Apple’s Reminders, I was a big fan of Things for its design quality. I’m happy …

2020-04-20: Woah, I love this iPad Pro + Magic Keyboard ad. Surprisingly, for a Pro setup, there is nothing Pro …

2020-04-20: Big update to Ferrite today. Version 2.5 introduces something that should be made at the operating …

2020-04-20: The iPad Pro coupled to the Magic Keyboard weight as much as a real laptop. Well, you asked for it …

2020-04-20: iPadOS 14 + Xcode + ARM-Base MacBook 12" coming? First, this: twitter.com/jon_pross… Xcode is rumored to be coming to iPad via iPadOS 14. …

2020-04-19: This cool graphic showing the evolution of the iPhone greatly complements my own. Fascinating to see …

2020-04-19: The satisfying moment where you hit “Publish” after so many hours of hard work.😊 Hoping …

2020-04-19: Again, as I shared yesterday, the following data visualization site (https://rt.live/) is great. …

2020-04-19: We aren’t out of the woods in the US and neither in Canada. 2020 is going down the drain. …

2020-04-19: I don’t have any insight information from Apple but my gut feeling from following Apple for …

2020-04-18: Woah. After placing my order for the Magic Keyboard on the first few hours of availability, the …

2020-04-18: Data visualization can be fascinating, especially during this coronavirus crisis. rt.live

2020-04-18: In the following image, how do you call this graph style and what application can generate them? …

2020-04-18: Gyroscope app looks so great, since its beginning. But looking at reviews and being subscription …

2020-04-18: 👉🏻 Don’t forget that you can stream music from your Apple Watch to your AirPods. Very handy …

2020-04-18: Pretty happy with the near final draft of my review of Notion. More than 1900 words to explain how …

2020-04-18: If you pay attention, there are already a few quick iPad Pro Magic Keyboard reviews floating around …

2020-04-17: We will never know but I wonder how Apple under Steve Jobs would have done. 🤔 Tim Cook tapped for …

2020-04-17: Testing MarsEdit 4.4a2… just having the categories shown on the right of my post being edited …

2020-04-17: Remember Apple’s Mail Drop? Nice reminder of its existence this morning for sending two large files. …

2020-04-17: On iPhone 12 Pro Max Design Leaks - woah #iphone12 #leaks Major design mockup of the iPhone 12 Pro Max. All based on CAD files in the wild. These guys 3D …

2020-04-16: But, first, was it even scheduled for 2020? Delaying an unreleased products is something these …

2020-04-15: Can’t wait to write the sequel to this blog post. Magic Keyboard for iPad Pro ordered today. Should …

2020-04-15: Apple, you are playing with words. #iphoneSE Thanks Apple but this is not an iPhone SE. Ask every previous iPhone SE owners and they will …

2020-04-15: With each new product launch, there is something new to look for on Apple’s product website …

2020-04-15: If this was the real iPhone 12 design… man I would love this! A mix of iPhone 5, iPad Pro and …

2020-04-15: This will be a long 14 days.

2020-04-15: Some very jaw-dropping pictures here. 👀 Sony World Photography Awards: Year’s best photographs …

2020-04-15: How to switch to “Sign in with Apple” with an existing account? Here is something that bugs me with “Sign in with Apple” or with services that are supporting this …

2020-04-14: I hope their predictions become reality and sooner the better. I don’t like open-space offices. …

2020-04-14: If emails are still a thing for you, well, why not subscribe to my Newsletter! 😁Sent once a week, …

2020-04-13: After the black iPhone 7, the black iPhone 5 was the best iPhone design of all time. Can’t …

2020-04-13: Super interesting article on “forced experiments” because of COVID19. Can’t wait to see …

2020-04-13: As a blogger, making money is not one of my goal, but when I do make some money, it feels really …

2020-04-12: Part of something very special to be published tomorrow. Stay tuned. #me

2020-04-12: Walked for more than two hours in my city’s empty streets. Took many pictures. Stay tuned.

2020-04-12: At long last… what is the plan, dear clown in chief? #covid19 #coronavirus …

2020-04-12: Today at Apple. At home. Cool. www.apple.com/today/fea…

2020-04-11: Testing SquareSpace. 👀

2020-04-11: These are the reasons that I don’t read CNN while on a traditional computer. Same goes for …

2020-04-11: Maybe he was talking to a group of 4 years old? twitter.com RT @JoyceWhiteVance

2020-04-10: The next thing we need from Apple to do (after putting more decent FaceTime cameras in their …

2020-04-10: What a very touching, moving and pertinent ad from Apple today. 🥰 Maybe this confinement makes me …

2020-04-10: Bravo. Apple and Google partner on COVID-19 contact tracing technology - Apple

2020-04-10: Economy is crashing because people are buying only essentiel things. 😳 Mmmm. 🤔 Think about it for a …

2020-04-10: Next years laptops theme? Better webcams. I’m pointing at you Apple. #apple #macbook …

2020-04-09: In case you missed it: My review of Mailbrew: numericcitizen.me

2020-04-09: A game changer Apple Watch app: Watchsmith. Very promising new Apple Watch app: Watchsmith. I can see this coming to watchOS in some form or …

2020-04-08: These stories about Apple’s internal IT group makes me think about The Phoenix Project. I’m not sure …

2020-04-08: Woah. ⌚️👀 twitter.com/iryantldr…

2020-04-08: Welcome to the future, now. 😳😂😂😂 twitter.com

2020-04-07: Another potential iPadOS game changer: introducing the iPad Main Menu. I think I just saw the future of iPadOS. Please, if you are an avid iPad user, take a moment to take …

2020-04-07: Competition will heat up in the Mail business apparently… This: hey.com That: …

2020-04-07: Oh. My. God. I’ll have to look ar this much more closely. My impressions are coming very soon. …

2020-04-07: If you want to get a glimpse of the rumoured widgets design for iOS 14, look no further than the …

2020-04-06: Interesting ideas over there. One question: could Apple limit use of widgets to the iPad? Concept …

2020-04-06: Exactly my feelings with my own blog. 🤷🏻‍♂️#blogger #blogging #blog aows.co Never be satisfied with …

2020-04-06: I’m hoping someone at Apple is noticing this brilliant idea. To me it does look like a good solution …

2020-04-06: Fun to read past post… knowing a complete re-write is coming up. Very soon. numericcitizen.me

2020-04-06: There are so many great photos. This pandemic is a great opportunity to freeze images of our empty …

2020-04-05: Wonderful shot. 😍 twitter.com/thamkhaim…

2020-04-05: This is not the iPhone 9 launch nor the AirTags announcement. But this is important, relevant, at a …

2020-04-05: Great summary of major photo processing software. twitter.com/500px/sta…

2020-04-05: People are dumb. 🤷🏻‍♂️ twitter.com/tomwarren…

2020-04-05: Working hard to publish a full review of Mailbrew. Can’t wait to share this to the world.

2020-04-05: Buying the Magic Keyboard when available but using the standalone Magic Trackpad meanwhile 🤷🏻‍♂️. …

2020-04-05: I applaud this gesture my Bill Gates’ foundation. But, I cannot help but feel uneasy because of …

2020-04-05: Probably the best looking and the most accurate dashboard on coronavirus. coronawiki.org …

2020-04-05: What a disaster. Denial and dysfunction plagued U.S. government as coronavirus raged - The …

2020-04-04: Remember these clicky keyboards? I do. These were the best keyboards. I remember their touch, the feeling and… the clicky sound. …

2020-04-04: Wearing a face mask is now fashionable. #coronaviris #covid19 😔

2020-04-04: Widgets on the homescreen? Sounds cool. [Leaked iOS 14 screenshot shows new wallpaper settings, beta …

2020-04-04: America can be so arrogant 🚨😤twitter.com

2020-04-04: I love ❤️ the design of this app. This is a onetime purchase too and there is no need to create an …

2020-04-03: I’m really getting hooked on Mailbrew. app.mailbrew.com Check out my newsletter “Numeric …

2020-04-03: I’m losing memories of how the world was before the coronavirus. Not a good sign. #coronavirus …

2020-04-03: For the first time in more than a year, I chose to work with dark mode turned off on my iMac. Just …

2020-04-03: iPhone SE, again, really? I never liked this name. It reminds me of the Mac SE/30. #apple #iphonese …

2020-04-02: Is Microsoft missing the Covid-19 wave...? While Microsoft was busy trying to build a clone of Slack (MS Teams), they forgot to pay attention …

2020-04-02: I guess 2020 is the year where wearing a face mask will no longer be a social stigma. #coronavirus …

2020-04-02: I'm always looking to cut the noise. Here is something new. I’m trying something new. It is always a good idea to cut the noise when looking at the news …

2020-04-01: Is Zoom actually a virus? Asking for a friend. 🤔 #zoom

2020-04-01: Very good post by @MacStories on the iPad’ Past, Present, and Future. I never been more enthusiastic …

2020-04-01: My thoughts exactly. This crisis is a general repetition of what is really coming ahead of us. 😔

2020-04-01: Sad news from the Omni Group 😟 I used to be a big fan of OmniFocus from The OmniGroup. After having transited to Things when …

2020-03-31: I expect to see many of these photo reporting in the coming weeks, months and maybe years on the …

2020-03-31: It is disgusting. We are in a constant state of crisis. One crisis after the other. Is this the new normal? There are …

2020-03-31: I’m not sure that I like this. 🤔 [iOS 13.4.5 beta includes new option to share songs from Apple …

2020-03-31: The new templates that come with the latest update of Keynote are 👌🏻 🥰. And the new template chooser …

2020-03-31: Dark Sky weather app joins Apple As a weather enthusiast, Apple buying Dark Sky is a very good news for at least two reasons. First, …

2020-03-31: I’m dropping it here. #TrumpVirus This is the Clown in Chief at work ladies & gentlemen. …

2020-03-30: There are great changes ahead, after the coronavirus, many are happening now. …

2020-03-30: The Magic Trackpad + iPadOS 13.4: the perfect match, while waiting for the real thing to come next …

2020-03-30: Made by Apple for iPadOS 13.4. I’m in love with the iPad. Again. 🥰 #apple #ipados134 (Side …

2020-03-30: When you have to eat your own dog food Now Apple will better understand how their software can be frustrating as hell… > Apple …

2020-03-30: Can’t wait for iWork to be updated with full support of iPadOS 13.4. Today? Please! #apple …

2020-03-30: The iPad with iPadOS 13.4 is taking over my numeric life. #apple #ipados134

2020-03-30: Google is being greedy and stupid for putting a simple feature like background play under their …

2020-03-30: Patiently waiting for this to arrive… because, you know… iPadOS 13.4. #ipados134 …

2020-03-29: Must. See. 👨🏻‍💻😳 #coronavirus #covid19 twitter.com/mikaeltha…

2020-03-29: This is why I’m so angry 🤬 The root cause of why I’m so angry at the The Clown in Chief 🤡 and the whole political class in the …

2020-03-29: Today, I was thinking about AIDS, which is still a major worldwide issue (one million death per …

2020-03-29: Spent the last few hours testing Basecamp. This thing is soooo cool.

2020-03-28: Too many questions, not enough answers ... Some questions that come up in my mind during this pandemic crisis: * Is criminality going up or …

2020-03-28: As the iPad Pro is gaining powerful CPU, input devices versatility, what’s left for the ARM-based …

2020-03-28: I have high hopes on Apple to re-invent the WWDC conference. #iosdev #apple > Chris Lattner Talks …

2020-03-28: Imagine If We Responded To The Climate Emergency In The Same Way We Are Dealing With The Coronavirus …

2020-03-28: Hey #iosdev, here is a free idea for an app: Unsplash screensaver for the iPad displaying content …

2020-03-28: Should we believe numbers coming from Russia? #covid19 #coronavirus 🤔

2020-03-28: One thing that I would like to do is go for a walk downtown Montreal to take pictures of an empty …

2020-03-28: Ordered a Magic Trackpad 2 from Apple because… you know… iPadOS 13.4. Currently using …

2020-03-27: This is what journalists should have done since this Clown in Chief has been elected. Shame on them. …

2020-03-27: Remember iOS 6 -> iOS 7 Redesign - Never Again The last time an Apple operating system went through a redesig, iOS for that matter (iOS 6 -> iOS …

2020-03-26: By the way, coronavirus crisis is something earth would need for many years, even decades just to …

2020-03-26: Is it me or using an iPad with a mouse and a keyboard makes the battery drain faster? #ipados …

2020-03-26: FaceID on Mac, really? If FaceID comes on the Mac and a by-product is to get a better FaceTime camera, then, I’m all …

2020-03-25: Working from home, because I do a lot less “socializing” (no surrounding colleagues) is …

2020-03-24: Woah, just wrote something similar… taken from my Twitter feed…

2020-03-24: Returning to Facebook because of Coronavirus? (hit the link for my thoughts) For the first time in more than a year, I’m considering returning to Facebook. My thoughts and …

2020-03-24: Dear USA, I wish you good luck. #covid19 #coronavirus

2020-03-24: Effect of coronavirus on App Store downloads. Fascinating. #coronavirus #covid19 #appstore

2020-03-24: Yep. It does happen all the time. #coronavirus #covid19 twitter.com/seanbgone…

2020-03-23: Mmmm my hope is that Apple doesn’t come up with something like this because… I …

2020-03-23: Finally got an article submission accepted by Medium after the last try. Three previous submissions …

2020-03-23: My latest blog post was a big effort for me. Notion was at the center of my work all along. I …

2020-03-22: Group Facetime, Zoom, Messenger, Whatsapp, etc.: what group conference tool is more popular around …

2020-03-22: Putting the final touches to my take on iPadOS 13.4 mouse support and a few other things …

2020-03-22: Interesting read. beckyhansmeyer.com > The Great Slowdown

2020-03-21: Who knows if Apple will re-invent the typical conference like they reinvented the phone in 2007. I …

2020-03-21: Consider me very skeptical of this rumour… Apple seems to follow an 18 months upgrade cycle …

2020-03-20: The Clown in Chief is the devil with a pretty face. #coronavirus

2020-03-20: If something has to change after COVID-19 it is: electronic payments only.

2020-03-20: Current numbers from Italy are frightening to say the least. 😟 #covid19

2020-03-20: Each day I’m a bit more disgusted by the American political class and by those voters who doesn’t …

2020-03-20: Sadly, I think there is some truth to this. #covid19 😔

2020-03-19: I’m sorry to interrupt but the external keyboard was part of the original concept of the iPad. ☝🏻 …

2020-03-19: The amount and variety of ads on TV that feel « out of place » or « no longer relevant » because of …

2020-03-19: All those dashboards about COVID-19 progression around the world… all those news feeds with …

2020-03-19: It’s been a few days now of intense remote work. Lot’s of collab tools usage (Webex, …

2020-03-19: Went for a short walk this afternoon in my neighborhood. I wasn’t alone. We we’re like …

2020-03-19: This is the pure beauty of the iPad. #apple #ipad #ipados > The iPad cursor is here, no wait …

2020-03-19: At this rate, with all the improvements coming to the iPad (both in hardware & software), I’m …

2020-03-18: Mail.app in iPadOS 13.4 doesn’t have the redesigned toolbar like on the iOS version? Really? #apple …

2020-03-18: These Apple product releases today are some good diversion from the current crisis… #apple …

2020-03-18: Still to come this week (friday?): updated Apple TV with redesigned Apple TV remote? #apple #appletv

2020-03-18: The iPad Pro micro website on Apple.com is back to vertical scrolling. Good lord, thank you Apple! …

2020-03-18: COVID-19, Schools and Technology (hit link for more) From what I’m seeing, the private school of my teenager where iPads are mandatory, don’t …

2020-03-17: Apple could decide to only release software for the rest of the year as it could be easier to build …

2020-03-17: It is a good thing to take a break from the news. Really. #covid19

2020-03-17: I was on the impression that we would get a press release a day from Apple this week. Seems …

2020-03-17: Where are americans asking Bloomberg to spend money on the COVID-19 crisis? Oh, he doesn’t …

2020-03-16: Show by example. Max ten people. In this press conference, out of SIXTHEEN people, only THREE of …

2020-03-16: My sincere and deepest hope is for this crisis to force people reconsider open space offices. It …

2020-03-16: This COVID-19 crisis will change many many things in our life for a long time. Daring Fireball: Use …

2020-03-16: Get him off Twitter In other words, put the Clown in chief in quarantine. > ‘Isolate him’: Ex-Trump official calls on …

2020-03-15: On the verge of a week with many possible new Apple product releases, it will take a miracle for …

2020-03-15: My kids are now discovering the fragility of the economic system and the potential difficulties they …

2020-03-15: Just like for 9/11, I’m hooked to my screens. #covid19

2020-03-15: Love these shots… fits current crisis. Photography is about bringing emotion and questions. …

2020-03-15: Blogger’s joy: the satisfying moment when you hit “Publish”. #blogger #bloggerlife …

2020-03-15: That is a powerful image. Stay home. #covid19 twitter.com David J. Schow (@DavidJSchow) Tweeted: …

2020-03-15: This COVID-19 crisis is a reminder of how people can be so dumb. #covid19

2020-03-14: For as much as I can remember, I’ve always been in a “love & hate relationship” with the US as a …

2020-03-14: Install poll for bloggers: is the COVID-19 crisis modified your publishing habit? Answer by …

2020-03-14: COVID-19 and my PhD Friend I have a dear friend living in Denver, Co. He has a PhD in human comm. He is brilliant. But, he …

2020-03-14: Great summary of Apple’s actions in this COVID-19 crisis. #covid19 #apple …

2020-03-13: As a mass transit user, I’m working from home next week. Not obligated but volunteered action. …

2020-03-13: No. #iOS14 9to5mac.com/2020/03/1…

2020-03-13: Working from home today. Like every friday. But this time, it is different. Same for my wife. …

2020-03-12: Very hard to stay focused at work today. Everything seems to stop around me. People discussing about …

2020-03-12: The speech that should have aired yesterday night. But the clown 🤡 in chief just can’t do this. Read …

2020-03-12: Thought of the day: I guess we have to get used to live in a constant state of emergency 🚨 …

2020-03-12: Yesterday’s night speech by the clown in chief 🤡 will be a turning point for him. Whatch the next …

2020-03-11: That one is not a short read but I feel obligated to share it. Highly recommended read. The outlook …

2020-03-11: Really nice ad from Apple: AirPods Pro - Snap #apple #airpodspro > www.youtube.com/watch

2020-03-11: On watchOS 7 and shareable watch face - an edge case example (hit link for the details) What if a watch face uses a complication from a third-party app that the other user don’t have …

2020-03-11: The ugly and sad state of online “news” websites. Every single day of my online life, …

2020-03-10: Not sure about this one. The wording is to the effect that it will be a separate page with a list …

2020-03-10: What? 😳🤔🧐 I’m not sure how I feel about that one. #apple #ios14 > iOS 14: Major accessibility …

2020-03-10: Numbers, we need real numbers to help us govern actions. Simple. link.medium.com/4iWWjYg1J… …

2020-03-10: I’m not a gamer at all but when I see something that I like, I want it now! Still in …

2020-03-09: iPadOS 14, a mouse and my next iPad purchase (hit link for my take) If iPadOS14 actually finish the job of supporting the mouse, I’ll certainly reconsider my choice of …

2020-03-09: I can’t remember the last time Apple’s designers were that clever. I want something like this in iOS …

2020-03-08: I stand corrected, yes you can rename an album in Apple’s Photos.app. The user have to be in a …

2020-03-08: How do you rename an album within Apple’s stock Photos.app on iOS? Simple: you can’t. 😳🤦🏻‍♂️ #UX …

2020-03-08: Currently testing Gluon a Micro.blog client. So far I like what I see but there are a few things …

2020-03-07: Be caution for what you ask for (hit link for my take on macOS with touch support) A bit old but since many are still requesting it… it is much a harder to make macOS …

2020-03-07: 🙁😔 > Exclusive: The Strongest Evidence Yet That America Is Botching Coronavirus Testing …

2020-03-07: I wish you good luck with that (COVID-19) - (follow link for my take). Well, let me guess for you: look no further than of your (insert worst adjective here) President. …

2020-03-07: This is soooo Montreal. By a great Saturday afternoon while taking a walk with my wife. …

2020-03-07: Tomorrow, if all goes according to my plan, or maybe even today, I’m going all in with a …

2020-03-07: If you see this blog post, it is because I’m now using Drafts to publish to my Micro.blog. And …

2020-03-07: One of the best shots of the Burning Man event that I have seen. 😍 Burning Man : Photos by Scott …

2020-03-07: Thanks to Apple for simplifying our numeric life (click link for more details) Fascinating analysis by Jason Snell on vanishing ports from 15”/16” MacBook over the …

2020-03-07: I’m working on something new. Again. 😎 📷 #photographer #creativity …

2020-03-06: Anxiety over #COVID-19 (follow link for details) Are we at a turning point where there will be a before & after world as we know it? I mean, this …

2020-03-06: Just discovered that within WordPress, with Automattic at least, there is a free library of very …

2020-03-06: Intel: Houston, we have a problem (follow link for the details) I’m not a security expert but this “bug” seems quite serious. Macs not affected. AMD no affected. …

2020-03-06: Micro.blog matter: Question for @manton: on the web interface, why the show title and categories are …

2020-03-06: Photography lovers, your opinion count. #photographers #photography See here: …

2020-03-06: I’m in the last few miles of enduring a very bad cold. Tired. I wonder how is it diffrent than …

2020-03-05: I’m in a local coffee shop. Out of 14 people that I can see using computers, 11 are using MacBook. …

2020-03-05: Hey @Google, I’m calling you out: not supporting picture-in-picture on your YouTube app on iPad in …

2020-03-05: I’ll never really understand. I’ll never own bitcoins or this type of s*** twitter.com I couldn’t …

2020-03-05: Oops. Not related in any way to #COVID19. Move on.

2020-03-05: Hard for me to get over someone liking one of my tweet dating back to 2016. 😳

2020-03-05: Apple’s macOS Vista. twitter.com Yes, another thing to fix for Apple in 2020

2020-03-04: Here is a very personal one: getting older is accepting things that are profoundly irritating about …

2020-03-04: One this I’d like to see in iOS 14: a redesigned Siri conversion view. Make it more like an …

2020-03-04: Yesterday I went ahead and decided to spend some time cleaning up my bookmarks in Safari. Most of …

2020-03-03: Remember Posterous? I do. Good night, Posterous

2020-03-03: Oh I can’t to play this classic! So much good memories when I was a kid playing video games in …

2020-03-03: One issue that I don’t see people talking about regarding a possible WWDC2020 cancellation: can …

2020-03-03: Google is more than ever a software company so they fix the world with software glasses 🤷🏻‍♂️. I …

2020-03-03: Apple in 2020 is in a “tick” year. Next year will be Apple’s “tock” …

2020-03-03: Thought of the day: If I had to return as an indie iOS developer like I was back in 2009-2013, I …

2020-03-03: Adobe apps running on modern hardware… or another reason to hate Adobe? > Mac Pro review: …

2020-03-02: On Apple betting too big on China. Well, I have some news for you: because of our obsession with …

2020-03-02: Apple, WWDC and COVID19 Apple usually show the way when it’s time to put humans interests above anything else. Apple cannot …

2020-03-02: The thing that I find surprising is the position of eBay. I can’t remember the last time I used this …

2020-03-01: On Apple and Default Apps I have some doubts that Apple will feel the pressure to up their game with the stock apps because …

2020-03-01: the man in charge With this guy in charge, we have nothing to worry about. Inside Trump’s frantic attempts to …

2020-03-01: The sad state of buying software these days. I did pay for Enlight back then. Deleted. Too bad, it …

2020-03-01: Sad news. MacSurfer used to be the default page of my browser before social networks. Sad to see …

2020-03-01: If rockets science is your thing like it is for me, please do yourself a favour and watch this …

2020-02-29: Can you imagine when she will be 20 or 30? Can’t wait. twitter.com/zmaragoud…

2020-02-29: Processed in Pixelmator Photo on the iPad. Winter. The perfect imperfections?

2020-02-29: A few very interesting tidbits in this interview of Mrs. Powell Jobs. Laurene Powell Jobs Is …

2020-02-29: On iOS 13’s Share Sheet Design - Better? Worst? The share sheet design in iOS 13: I find it confusing. 🤷🏻‍♂️ It is a step ahead of iOS 12 but yet …

2020-02-28: Well, yes, thank you to all developers I was an indie developer from 2009 to 2013. I made three apps that got me about $5000 in revenue. I …

2020-02-28: On Apple, Catalyst and ARM-Based machines... This thread is very interesting (from Steve Troughton-Smith): twitter.com/stroughto… Reading …

2020-02-28: Just found out that Unsplash stats page now shows from where the traffic comes from. Cool. @unsplash …

2020-02-28: Images can be so powerful. twitter.com/danrather…

2020-02-28: Interesting small new app: Tot from iconfactory. More interesting though: free on Mac. One time …

2020-02-28: People come, people go. That is life. This is how a corporation get’s new breath of fresh air. …

2020-02-28: Here is a very classic Apple thing. So Apple. When “form” is taking over everything, …

2020-02-28: Interesting view about life. I’m dropping it here. TGIF. twitter.com/kocienda/…

2020-02-27: Apple fixing the iPad Pro with... a redesigned keyboard with a trackpad. Really? It will take much more than a redesigned keyboard for the iPad Pro to make it a viable solution to …

2020-02-27: If Apple decides to postpone WWDC2020 (because of COVID19], it could mean, for the first time in a …

2020-02-27: The more I experiment with Notion, the more I find it interesting, powerful and useful. This thing …

2020-02-26: From my blogger’s notebook: What the HomePod should have been. #apple #homepod

2020-02-26: A bit hold but still relevant. On the pervasive use by Apple of the ellipsis in iOS. Less… Is More? …

2020-02-26: Thought of the day: for bloggers, it is taboo thing to do to share the blog visitors statistics on …

2020-02-26: On bookmarking apps and services Bookmarking apps and services like Pinboard are great but they offer limited features… (I was …

2020-02-26: I’m not on beta this time for iOS / iPadOS. I can’t remember when was the last time my devices were …

2020-02-26: If true, this would put the final nail in the coffin for depending on a computer to do full reset of …

2020-02-26: I don’t publish pictures often here on Micro.blog but this one, I kind of like it a lot. This is …

2020-02-26: On macOS Catalina dialog bureaucraty Security is not an easy thing to implement without adding layers and burden to the end-users. Same …

2020-02-25: Just opened Adobe Spark Post to create something and I was greeted with a poll. The first question …

2020-02-25: Another tool that I’m learning to fully take advantage for my blogger workflow: Linky. Wow. More to …

2020-02-25: A by-product of switching to News Explorer, a powerful RSS reader, the deletion of these apps from …

2020-02-25: How do you tackle your old parents numeric life? A personal story with some hints here. Enjoy. …

2020-02-25: A new and interesting concept for iPadOS multitasking Another iPadOS multitasking concept appeared on Twitter. First, this is an intersting starting point …

2020-02-25: Desjardins' modern offices in Montreal's olympic stadium tour Desjardins, a major financial institution here in Canada, deserving mostly Quebec province and well …

2020-02-24: Time flies. Surprising how constant the layout of MacRumors stayed mostly the same over the …

2020-02-24: Sometimes I feel that I’m spending more time testing tools and switching my stuff between them …

2020-02-24: I’ve always been fascinated by the web service called “Notion”. Anyone here using …

2020-02-24: Yeah, Steve Jobs would have been 65 today. I’m kind of always asking myself: would Steve like …

2020-02-24: Reeder ➡️ News Explorer. numericcitizen.me/2020/02/2…

2020-02-24: Finally finished my review of News Explorer, a great RSS feed reader with many goodies.

2020-02-23: This leak supposedly showing iOS 14 running on an iPhone and showing the app switcher from the …

2020-02-23: Apple’s iPhone 11 Pro: the perfect companion for urban exploration #urbex #shotoniphone Today’s session of urban exploration was the first since I bought the iPhone 11 Pro last fall. As …

2020-02-23: Just (re)discovered Camera+ during my urban exploration session today. How come I didn’t spend more …

2020-02-23: First urban exploration session of 2020 Going to my first urban exploration session of 2020 with two other friends. It’s been a long …

2020-02-22: Thinking about buying ND filters for my camera. 77mm required. Variable density or discreet ones? …

2020-02-22: The future is now My wife and I went for a walk today. Great weather. After a while, my wife says her Apple Watch asks …

2020-02-22: I don’t know if I’m alone with this behaviour… are you one of these guys who keep unused (or …

2020-02-21: Waiting my turn. #shotoniphone

2020-02-21: Thoughts on Noto - Elegant Note Interesting newcomer in the note taking apps landscape: Noto - Elegant Note. Really nice design. Not …

2020-02-21: I almost forgot that I have a Podcast (in french). My last recording goes back to last summer. I …

2020-02-21: Yes but no I know this one is fake but if the rumoured iPhone 9, or iPhone SE// or whatever they call it looks …

2020-02-21: On Apple Music app feedbacks One of the things that I don’t like with Apple Music.app is this: the visual feedback that comes …

2020-02-21: Looking to add Google Analytics Widget to my iPad Home Screen - help Asking my dear network of friends: I’d like to be able to put a widget of Google analytics on my …

2020-02-20: Is Microsoft surpassing Apple on the design front? Another prime example of Microsoft great efforts in designing visually appealing UI elements: icons. …

2020-02-20: Nice summary of opinions about iPad’s ten years anniversary by Mike Rockwell. And I second his own …

2020-02-20: Because I’m a freak of visitors statistics in general, I just enabled Google Analytics for …

2020-02-20: On social networks as debating tools You know what? When reading replies on Twitter, I rarely go past 5 replies… this is usually …

2020-02-20: On Apple Allowing Change of Defaults Browser I expect Apple to go ahead with this, allowing the users to set a default browser or mail client on …

2020-02-19: This is the Microsoft that I like. This is what I would love from Apple. The new Office app for …

2020-02-19: So baffling to me that Apple seems unable to fix Mail’s toolbar in iOS 13… what was the …

2020-02-19: On Photoshop turning 30. The last version on which I really spent time was version 3. Other game …

2020-02-19: Oopsy, that is certainly something that Apple doesn’t want to get out. It may be already too late. …

2020-02-18: Why, oh why? If I was blogging for fame, I would close all this shit right away! So, why am I doing …

2020-02-17: Cocooning, really? Are we ready for a new social network? Do we need this? Judging by their website, the nice design of …

2020-02-16: Things I look for when evaluating an app for my own use When evaluating a new app for my own use, the first things I look for are (in no particular order): …

2020-02-16: He made my day. #blogger #blogging #bloggerlife #blog twitter.com/mattbirch…

2020-02-16: On foldable devices... Nobody asked for these phones… you are trying too hard. To all smartphone companies: fix your …

2020-02-16: On Medium as a platform for bloggers For those wonder about using Medium as a publishing platform. Here is a summary for my last four …

2020-02-16: Here is a citation of Galieo. In the age of social medias where it all comes down to opinion sharing …

2020-02-15: Are you tired of those meaningless update notes with app updates? I am. There are rules made by …

2020-02-15: Why the fuck opening an RSS feed link on iOS opens up Apple’s News, an app that is so dump that it …

2020-02-15: here is a really dopey idea Apple should introduce another type of subscription: pay-per-use. Pricing would be based on the time …

2020-02-15: My take? Everybody is playing hardball here. Ex-Apple chip exec claims Apple trying to ‘suffocate’ …

2020-02-15: Where is the date of publication? Here is something that I notice quite often while browsing the web: the lack of a publish date on …

2020-02-14: I don’t know what it will take to get rid of Facebook… but regulation is not going to fix the …

2020-02-14: it all comes down to compromise When so many apps are available for a specific task, choosing one can be a nightmare. Recently, my …

2020-02-14: You cannot have it all it seems in the RSS reader space. Reeder is a great design example but is …

2020-02-14: On Testing News Explorer - Another RSS Reader Yesterday I learned about the existence of a different RSS reader named “News Explorer”. …

2020-02-13: I’m still amazed by the quality of the iPhone 11 Pro cameras. A concert hall is a great place to …

2020-02-12: When time was on a different scale I’m still not finished with Apple’s « For all mankind » TV series. I like it for an unexpected …

2020-02-12: Sometimes, just sometimes, I would like to go back in time, way before today. Just to see and feel …

2020-02-11: Is this Playground for Mac release another hint of an upcoming ARM-based Mac machine coming down the …

2020-02-11: This Lightroom CC update seems a bit uninteresting on the surface but I’ll give it a close look, we …

2020-02-10: This keyboard fiasco is here with us for many many years to come. Can you imagine how bad second …

2020-02-10: Another day, another 15cm of snow here downtown in Montreal, Canada. We have a very well known song …

2020-02-10: I would live to be a fly at Apple headquarters this week. Very damaging to their image. Fully …

2020-02-09: Where are designers gone? #eero #ui #ux

2020-02-09: Remember Flipboard? Who is using this app / service these days? Is it a ghost town?

2020-02-09: I’m putting the last efforts on something special that I’ll be sharing really soon. I’m kind of …

2020-02-09: I’m not a film critic but I really enjoyed One upon a time in Hollywood. Why? Because it remindedme …

2020-02-08: I think I need some help understanding these. #1: posting new content on my micro.blog can be cross …

2020-02-08: To all content creators: RSS feeds as facilitators, use them! My goal as a blogger is to get people read my stuff. RSS feeds are a way to help users access my …

2020-02-07: Troubled by the Joker. 🤡

2020-02-07: A snow storm makes up for good photography experimentations. 😃

2020-02-07: Do you remember webclips with Apple’s macOS dashboard? I wish we could do the same and embed a …

2020-02-07: Imperfection is good! I love this idea of aiming for the imperfections in photography. In the age of hyper processed and …

2020-02-06: If Apple is serious about AR, they are the best positioned to provide us a clean, uncluttered …

2020-02-06: Here is a good and possible tweak to iPad multitasking, one that I can imagine Apple implementing. …

2020-02-06: On managing Fonts on iOS. Why is this happening? Lost of my installed fonts because I didn’t …

2020-02-06: Question to people here on Micro.blog: what are the choices of themes? Are the ones (nine or so) the …

2020-02-06: Major snow storm coming in the next 24 hours. More than 30 CM of snow. Winds. I like that!

2020-02-06: Thought of the day: Photography and passion: two things that belong together more than ever. …

2020-02-06: Here is an insider note, from a blogger. Each and every single morning, I spend about 45-60 minutes …

2020-02-05: Is it good for developers or for Apple? Devs prefer to sell two versions (one for iOS, the other for …

2020-02-05: Eventually I’ll have to make a decision. Feature wise, design wise: one of them provide a …

2020-02-05: From iOS 13.4 beta 1. Amen. Here is a simple question: who thought it was a good idea to redesign …

2020-02-05: Yes, @Gruber can be critical to Apple Who said that @gruber can’t have a critical view of Apple? From his report card; Mac: D. Ouch. He …

2020-02-05: Now that we’ve got beta1 of iOS 13.4… which includes iCloud Folder Sharing, waiting for horror …

2020-02-05: Thought of the day: there is too much of everything in America. Way too much. 🤢🤮

2020-02-04: On paying for software There is a lot of push back about software subscriptions these days it seems. But we should remember …

2020-02-04: On Gruber on Flexibits on Subscription Pricing Well, it sounds like he is trying to justify the new and more expansive subscription model for …

2020-02-04: Do many things, so,little time Here is one of my problems: I don’t have enough time in a day to write about all the things I’d like …

2020-02-04: I like this photo more than its technical or subject merit. Taken in Iceland in 2018.

2020-02-04: Learning new things about micro.blog everyday. Just found out why for longer posts (> 280 characters) a title field shows up while editing my …

2020-02-04: iPadOS Upcoming Multitasking Feature Mockup This iPadOS multitasking mockup is what Apple should try to do in the next major release. Better …

2020-02-03: How is that possible in 2020: an app that looks good, useful, available for both the iPhone and the …

2020-02-03: On the lost of visual richness of software. Super interesting thread by Louie Mantia. Apple fell in …

2020-02-03: After so many months here on micro.blog, I think I found my reason to be here. Never too late to get …

2020-02-03: Whatever Apple makes the ugliest watch face on the planet or not is a matter of taste… but …

2020-02-02: Not that I care about the super bowl but why is Apple not using this event for advertising?🤔 Do they …

2020-02-02: Trying to find my style, my signature, my colours. Havana, Cuba. Made with Lightroom + Pixelmator. …

2020-02-02: This weekend I did all the things that I love do most. Being with my family. Writing. Blogging. …

2020-02-02: Speaking of online photo-sharing services, is Apple entering the space be a good idea? I can see …

2020-02-02: As good as iPadOS can be to help make the iPad more powerful, more versatile, my wife never really …

2020-02-02: I’m finally done with my upcoming long blog post about my experience with 500px in my post Flickr …

2020-02-01: Can you believe it, this is Havana, Cuba.

2020-02-01: Unpopular opinion: I do prefer (in this specific case) the subscription model over the paid model. …

2020-02-01: From time to time, I go to my blog and see how it looks. I ask myself if it meets my goals as a …

2020-01-31: I have to write something about Apple’s Aperture and their decision to drop it. A dear piece of …

2020-01-31: What a bunch of clowns… As much as I respect what Microsoft is doing on hardware, software …

2020-01-31: THIS! Rene’s suggestions would fix iPad multitasking. I often wonder if Apple is really monitoring …

2020-01-31: “Apple in 2019: The Six Colors report card” from SixColors / Jason Snell. I wish I would …

2020-01-30: Been like this for more than a year. Flickr is artificially maintained on life. #flickr

2020-01-30: “LastPass Password Manager Drops Support for Native macOS App”. Really?Now is the time, as customers …

2020-01-30: On Fantastical 3: as good this update maybe, not showing schedule conflicts in meeting invite is a …

2020-01-29: I’m leaning towards Fantastical 3.0 as so many features are wonderfully designed… like Widget …

2020-01-29: Apple Calendar (free), Readdle Calendar 5 (free?) or Fantastical 3 (subscription required, not …

2020-01-29: Not knowing how many followers I’ve got on Micro.blog is killing me. May be I’m talking …

2020-01-29: Just deleted my Off-Facebook activity data. Feels much better now. Why the fuck is Facebook Business …

2020-01-29: One cannot compare the Mac, 20 years ago to the iPad today for building businesses around software. …

2020-01-28: In today’s news: bunch of software updates from Apple, blockbuster financial results and thinking …

2020-01-28: The iPad at 10: is Apple the worst enemy of the iPad? #apple #iPad

2020-01-27: The iPad is 10 years old. Times fly. I was there (not on the picture). After the iPhone, the iPad is …

2020-01-23: Is it possible to find non-subscription based iOS apps in 2020 ? 🤔😩

2020-01-18: Here. Now. Guess where. Not an hockey fan but still cool. 🤷🏻‍♂️👍🏻😎

2020-01-17: Here is the coolest credit card reader I ever seen and used. All white. Touch screen. Apple Pay …

2020-01-17: Stucked in an airport with no place to sleep. How can I use these chairs to sleep? No way. 🤬😡

2020-01-13: Going to Dallas, TX for a training. That’s Trump country, right? 😑

2020-01-12: As much as I wanted it to work, using multiple accounts from Home.app in the Apple TV app isn’t …

2020-01-12: Today I did some cleanup in the basement where we used to have a TV room. Found VHS tapes, DVD and …

2020-01-12: Storm days are always a great moment for me for writing, photo processing, reading, etc. Love these.

2020-01-12: Let me tell you something: the worst part of using both Adobe Lightroom CC and Lightroom Classic on …

2020-01-05: World war I started with the murdering of one guy: Franz Archduke. Only one guy. Simple. We never …

2020-01-04: Please, enjoy this moment of the year where we’re done with Christmas holidays and have not started …

2020-01-04: Spent one day in Havana, Cuba and it was such an unexpected discovery. So many great pictures to …

2020-01-04: Here in Montreal, Canada, after touching down on a plane, people are clapping 👏🏻. I’m not aware of …

2020-01-01: Those fuckin noises that surround us in hotel rooms: drinks fridge, old AC, ceiling fans, other …

2019-12-31: Don’t look back except if it is to learn from your mistakes. Happy new year and please welcome 2020 …

2019-12-30: I wish I had time to write my « Best of {insert whatever you want here} 2019 » blog post. But, being …

2019-12-29: From Cuba with love. Slow internet speed. Don’t expect too much in the next few days. #photography …

2019-12-27: I just uploaded 7 new photos to my free 500px account (see: 500px.com/numericci…)… the …

2019-12-27: End of the year cleanup: cancelled my Pro Vimeo account. I don’t use that anymore as video …

2019-12-26: Thought of the day: What if we cared as much about climate change as we do about the weather. This …

2019-12-26: Remembering that writing here first on Micro.blog, content gets pushed out to Twitter. Maybe I …

2019-12-26: Holidays is a great time to write and blog. Don’t you think? #blogger #blogging #writing

2019-12-25: Just finished giving much love and attention to my Adobe Portfolio, a possible future home (instead …

2019-12-24: My best iPhone pictures of 2019. #shotoniphone

2019-12-22: Upgraded to macOS Catalina today on my main Mac. A few issues with Apple’s own apps. Photos is one …

2019-12-22: Very tempted to upgrade my 2017 iMac to macOS Catalina. #apple #macOS.

2019-12-20: Not everything is created equal: micro blogging will cross-post to Twitter, not the other way …

2019-12-20: Unpopular opinion it seems: I really don’t give a shit about Star Wars. Feeling better now. 😊

2019-12-20: It is a question of point of view.

2019-12-19: Question of the day: how many new native apps were created in 2019 on macOS compared to iOS. 🤔 …

2019-12-18: Today, walking downtown Montreal, from my office to meet one of our client. Sometimes, winter can be …

2019-12-18: Helping my (very) old parents living 600 km from me is quite an experience. Exhausting.

2019-12-18: My next trip: Cuba. Can’t wait to visit Havana.

2019-12-18: Now that I’m closing my account here on micro.blog I’m starting to get more interactions 🤷🏻‍♂️

2019-12-17: I’m contemplating the idea of updating my iMac to macOS Catalina just because of this lack of …

2019-12-17: In search of a better world: I’ve been running beta versions of iOS for most of 2019. Think about it …

2019-12-17: Would be nice to see Tangerine online-only bank team up with Apple to bring Apple Card to Canada 🇨🇦 …

2019-12-16: I’m just realizing that we are about to finish a decade and start a new one. 2010-2019.

2019-12-15: I don’t get much traffic to my main blog from here, micro.blog. Why? Are you reading new posts from …

2019-12-15: For me, micro.blog was an experiment. It was mostly an extension of my main blog, numericcitizen.me. …

2019-09-04: Very important article about the risks related to installing beta software even on a single device. …

2019-06-28: You’re take on Jiny Ive leaving Apple?

2019-06-16: I should come over here more often… #micro.blog

2019-05-05: ‪Today I helped change the perception that iPhone photos were very bad. This guy was using an iPhone …

2019-04-28: Question about Marzipan apps: will developers first have to provide iPad version of their apps to …

2019-04-27: This is the weekend for my podcast recording. Started the day without any subject to talk about. …

2019-04-26: Sometimes I wonder if I do what I do (my blog) because I love using the tools (Apple stuff)…

2019-04-24: Micro.blog is nice and clean but iOS clients are behind…. Twitter. Slow. Way too slow.

2019-04-24: One day, I’ll replace my 21.5” iMac with the biggest iPad available and keep a smaller iPad for …

2019-04-23: Is it me or we don’t hear slowness horror stories as we used to a few years ago about iOS ? #apple …

2019-04-23: On Apple Card official launch this summer: should we expect iOS 12.4 or a remote activation with iOS …

2019-04-23: This year, iOS 13 & macOS 10.15 releases seem bigger than previous year. Is it just an …

2019-04-22: There was this Apple analyst who expressed desire for Apple to launch a TV set (Munster). Well, I’ll …

2019-04-07: Going out for a 10km run. 😳😅

2019-03-12: Never skip a beat @ Numeric Citizen Blog, sign up for the mailing list: eepurl.com/gjlTqr

2019-03-11: Any specific expectations for upcoming Apple Special event “It’s show time”?

2019-03-09: Testing 1 2 3 - 🇳 🇺 🇲 🇪 🇷 🇮 🇨 - 🇨 🇮 🇹 🇮 🇿 🇪 🇳 Discovered unicode. 🤓

2019-03-08: I will see if there are real Apple enthusiast here on Micro.blog…

2019-03-08: One of my biggest blog post is coming later today…. subject: Apple and Marzipan. Who’s …

2019-03-02: Trying to see how this ceiling photo will perform on Unsplash.

2019-02-24: I should try and nominate for Micro Monday too… 🤔

2019-02-13: Micro.blog profile details are minimalist. We don’t know how many followers we’ve got, who follows …

2019-02-13: That was a pretty big one. 😳❄️

2019-02-11: I kind of like the direction Adobe is taking with Lightroom CC… working on the latest …

2019-02-09: One small critic I would say about Micro.blog is the general speed… I find it to be quite …

2019-02-09: Categories? Just discovered post categories on Micro.blog. I created them and assigned them to each of my posts. …

2019-02-02: Oh my, ambiance on Micro.blog is so much different than on Twitter… I feel being in a quiet …

2019-01-26: I don’t know how many people are following me on Micro.blog… but to them, I want to say that …

2019-01-23: What are your thoughts regarding Apple’s #ShotOniPhone campaign ?

2019-01-20: Now a proud paying member of Micro Blog. Trying to be part of this endavour.

2019-01-20: I really liked the @macgenie “Goodbye Facebook” letter… I wrote one too before …

2018-10-22: <<Numeric Citizen>> Aperture. Made by Apple. For Apple users. This was the time when they were serious about …

2018-10-21: <<Numeric Citizen>> As a njmeric citizen, an Apple citizen I might say, there is a very simple way now to get your data …

2018-10-20: That is me. New glasses.

2018-10-20: <<Numeric Citizen>> <<I learn photography with traditional cameras using real films, way before numeric …

2018-10-19: <<Numeric Citizen>> <<There is quite a lot of buzz these days about the possibility of creating our own watch face …

2018-10-18: <<Numeric Citizen>> Tonight I was watching TV. There was so many ads. One particular ad got my attention. This was an ad …

2018-10-17: For some reason, I’m back at blogging… this time on wordpress.com. Used to be on Tumblr. …

2018-10-14: People don’t want other people to look into their private conversations. But they are ok with …

2018-10-14: A reminder that writing takes a lot of precious time. birchtree.me/blog/dise…

2018-10-13: Let’s hope Micro.blog is not another App.net.

2018-10-13: Micro.blog is probably the only social media where people welcome you when you start …

2018-10-13: I prefer WordPress over Medium. For sure.

2018-10-13: I used to be active on @Medium. medium.com/@jfmartin… Stopped publishing there because of …

2018-10-13: Having a small issue with IFTTT integration with Micro.blog. Testing their customer support now. …

2018-10-13: Going To The (abandoned) Church. These were taken while doing urban exploration with friends downtown Montreal, Canada. Many churches …

2018-10-13: This is an unedited photo taken with a plain old iPhone 7. Can’t wait to upgrade next year… …

2018-10-13: Testing the native Micro.blog macOS client. Very simple. Very clean. Can add a picture. Here is one …

2018-10-13: I don’t know how I din’t know about Micro.blog for so long… where was it? Why so …