Hello, I thought this was important to share so here we go. When I heard about Apple Silicon I was very excited. When you think what they have done with iPad's and iPhones that means so many amazing possibilities for Mac's. And they don't do processors like everyone else but rather a system on a … Continue reading My new MacBook Air - M1 edition
iPadOS 14.1 now GA
Hi there, I hope this finds everyone doing well? Things OK here. This new release of iPadOS doesn't have as many fixes as the iOS release but I still updated to it fairly quickly. I do not do over the air updates (OTA) as the cloud backups don't back up everything (they miss health data, … Continue reading iPadOS 14.1 now GA
iOS 14.1 now GA
Hello, This particular release has a lot of fixes in it. So I updated as soon as I knew about it. As always I used the method that includes a backup and all data is in it. It used to be called the iTunes method, but now I call it the finder method (due to … Continue reading iOS 14.1 now GA
iPadOS 14 has GA’ed!
Hello, iPadOS 14 has finally dropped. I have used 8 beta's of it and I am excited to have the GA version. It is a very big release. There has been a lot of complaints about how it has been only 24 hours since it was announced as being available tomorrow. But there has been … Continue reading iPadOS 14 has GA’ed!
iOS 14 has GA’ed!
Hello there, While I have experience with iPadOS 14 I have none with iOS 14 and there are some key differences. So I am glad it has dropped. There has been a lot of complaints about how it has been only 24 hours since it was announced as being available tomorrow. But there has been … Continue reading iOS 14 has GA’ed!
iOS 13.6 now GA!
Hello there, I saw this drop and it sounds interesting, as I hope to get a digital key for my car. The Apple News changes are interesting too. Plus it is always good to get the security and other fixes. I updated an iPhone 11 with no issues. I did not do an OTA upgrade … Continue reading iOS 13.6 now GA!
iPadOS 13.6 now GA
I did this update on my MBA running Big Sur and I must admit I liked the improvements that were a result of Big Sur. More info on what is happening for example. I upgraded an iPad Pro 10.5 with no issues. And yes, I always do the upgrades using Finder as it is safer … Continue reading iPadOS 13.6 now GA
Apple WWDC 2020 - useful links
I was able to catch the Keynote presentation by Apple at the start of WWDC. I was most impressed - there is a lot of new stuff coming to macOS, iPadOS, iOS, tvOS, and Watch. And what is being added is useful and smart. It is some very big releases. So I have both an … Continue reading Apple WWDC 2020 - useful links
macOS Catalina 10.15.5 now GA
This seems like a small update, but I certainly like the battery lifespan change. Always good to have more battery life. The Facetime one seems quite popular with people too. I believe there is some security updates / fixes and that is always good. I have updated on 2020 MacBook Air and had no issues, … Continue reading macOS Catalina 10.15.5 now GA
iPadOS 13.5 has dropped!
It was nice to see iPadOS 13.5 drop this morning. It is not a big release, but they do imply there is bug fixes and improvements we may not know about via the release notes. But I do like the simplified unlock when wearing a mask. And security updates is always good. As always, I … Continue reading iPadOS 13.5 has dropped!