Category Archives: Apple

Video: iPad Mini 4 Extreme PDF Test (Plus Tablet Thoughts)

I had to know. I couldn’t ask anyone else to do it. And I needed to see it all for myself.

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iPad Mini 4 AnTuTu Score

I’ve watched three recent YouTube videos. Two have it in the 80,000-range, one has it in the 60,000-range. I’ll believe the eighty. This is not a tablet too weak to handle Google Books PDFs. So the iBooks crashes are inexplicable … Continue reading

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128GB iPad Mini 4 Is Now US$399

Same-day update after the break. Apple is left with one iPad Mini now. The 4 with 128GBs of internal storage. Still with its aging A8 CPU. It was just back on November 21, 2016 that I wondered if the holiday … Continue reading

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Tim Cook’s Augmented Reality Nightmare

Twitter: Cook: “Wait! No! That’s not what I meant!”

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Making A Point Simply

Weekend reading: Insanely Simple: The Obsession That Drives Apple’s Success Highly recommended. Many tales of Steve Jobs and Apple that are instructive. One I want to point out.

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Microsoft Builds The iMac Apple Never Did

Screensnaps from a borrowed Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 because my Win 7 notebook kept getting the video stalled. Oh, irony! Dahyummmmm.

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Tim Cook Chooses AR Over VR. Steve Jobs Wouldn’t Have.

Steven Troughton-Smith is big on AR. I’m big on VR. We have bitch-slap fests informed dialogues about it on Twitter. He’s pointed me to Tim Cook’s latest senile ravings about the supremacy of AR: Apple’s Tim Cook says augmented reality, … Continue reading

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Delay Buying! Apple To Enter VR With iPhone 7 Pro?

Same-day update at end of post. Thanks to @warnercrocker for the tip! Why every iPhone 7 spec and rumor points to virtual reality But we have no idea about the visual aspects of the new iPhone. In April of 2015, … Continue reading

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Apple Must Be Brought To Heel

First eBooks, now music. Spotify says Apple won’t approve a new version of its app because it doesn’t want competition for Apple Music “This latest episode raises serious concerns under both U.S. and EU competition law,” Gutierrez wrote. “It continues … Continue reading

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VR People Are Accepting Shit. I’m Not OK With That. Apple Will Dominate VR.

Images from: Vuze 3D VR Camera Offers High-End Features at Affordable Price Look at this shit:

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