Category Archives: Apple

Flossy Carter Does An iPhone X Review

The man speaks the truth and speaks it plainly but with flair. 17 minutes in, he talks about how it feels. A point I brought up. We differ in that he prefers the smaller notch on the Essential Phone. Otherwise, … Continue reading

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The iPhone X & PDF Tests

I don’t know how Apple does it.

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Apple Must Not Be Confident About The iPhone X

Paywalled: Apple Limits Lengthy iPhone X Testing for Most Reviewers Apple Inc. departed from its traditional preview strategy for what it bills as its most important new iPhone in years, prioritizing early access to the iPhone X for YouTube personalities … Continue reading

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Breaking Apple

Apple’s TV Strategy Becomes Clearer as Top Stars Jockey for Shows This makes me laugh like hell: Though Apple isn’t looking to replicate the pace or scale of rival Netflix’s $6 billion annual spend, it is eager to be in … Continue reading

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iPhone X: Not For Virtual Reality?

Just look at that fucking notch: They don’t even try to hide it when displaying full-screen images — photos or videos. It’s there like a blister, like a wound, like a screen tumor. I really expected Google to announce Daydream … Continue reading

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Today’s Apple Event

My cranky take, typed live while I was watching it the only way someone without an Apple product can: Via a pirated YouTube livestream. On the borrowed Asus Android craptab. Apple Town Squares: The gutting of books continues, with the … Continue reading

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The Upcoming iPhone 8 OLED Screen Again

@stroughtonsmith won’t leave it alone.

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iPad Sales

This so misses the point (Twitter; which I use as a search engine now): He goes on to make the point that price drives sales — which I’ve said all along — but if people look at that 2% revenue … Continue reading

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Rough Reference: S8, S8+, G6, XZP, iPhone 8 Screen PPI

All specs, except iPhone, taken from GSM Arena. *Here I disagree with everyone else. Everyone is seeing this (via 9to5Mac): And thinking the “function area” will be a permanent placement. I say no. That would be stupid. I think we’ll … Continue reading

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Pawing The Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Ah, the current superphone! It has a 4K screen. Which mainly runs at 1080, except for media, but it can be hacked to make 4K run all of the time (unless you need to make a phone call!).

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