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iOS 14: What’s new in privacy

WWDC 2020 introduced a lot of exciting privacy changes in iOS 14. I thought it’d be fun to run through most of them here. For more details, I recommend you w...

13-inch MacBook Pro (2020) Permalink

Finally, the last notebook to hold on to those Butterfly keyboards is safe to buy. As to be expected, this rendition of the Magic Keyboard (alongside the 16-...

Apple Buys Dark Sky

According to Dark Sky’s help center, both the Android app (which has been removed from the Play Store) and certain features of the web version (“Maps, Foreca...

WWDC 2020 will be online Permalink

Following the cancellation of everything (including public gatherings in Santa Clara County) and the WHO’s declaration of COVID-19 as a pandemic, Apple has p...

watchOS 7 Leaks Permalink

Zac Hall has written a Watch-specific roundup of 9to5Mac’s findings in leaked iOS 14 code. Here are some of my favorite bits.

Xcode 11.4 Beta Released

From the Release Notes: Xcode 11.4 includes SDKs for iOS 13.4, iPadOS 13.4, tvOS 13.4, watchOS 6.2, and macOS Catalina 10.15.4.

WWDC 2019 Keynote Highlights

Here are some things that were announced this morning at dub-dub that I think will change the way developers work on Apple platforms.

Automation

Browser Extensions

Changelog

System appearance media queries. Now with penguins.

Cocoa

Preferences and Defaults in Cocoa Apps

Keeping with my recent theme of Cocoa, here’s a little tutorial on how you can use Sindre Sorhus’s magnificent Preferences and Defaults packages to save the ...

Code Workflows

Cool Stuff

Deals

Dev News

iOS 14: What’s new in privacy

WWDC 2020 introduced a lot of exciting privacy changes in iOS 14. I thought it’d be fun to run through most of them here. For more details, I recommend you w...

Xcode 11.4 Beta Released

From the Release Notes: Xcode 11.4 includes SDKs for iOS 13.4, iPadOS 13.4, tvOS 13.4, watchOS 6.2, and macOS Catalina 10.15.4.

WWDC 2019 Keynote Highlights

Here are some things that were announced this morning at dub-dub that I think will change the way developers work on Apple platforms.

Emoji

Event Recaps

iOS 14: What’s new in privacy

WWDC 2020 introduced a lot of exciting privacy changes in iOS 14. I thought it’d be fun to run through most of them here. For more details, I recommend you w...

WWDC 2019 Keynote Highlights

Here are some things that were announced this morning at dub-dub that I think will change the way developers work on Apple platforms.

Gadgets

watchOS 7 Leaks Permalink

Zac Hall has written a Watch-specific roundup of 9to5Mac’s findings in leaked iOS 14 code. Here are some of my favorite bits.

Git

HealthKit

Jekyll

Lists

Mac

13-inch MacBook Pro (2020) Permalink

Finally, the last notebook to hold on to those Butterfly keyboards is safe to buy. As to be expected, this rendition of the Magic Keyboard (alongside the 16-...

Restoring the Mac startup chime

Michael Potuck: Twitter user @chaysegr shared a video showing his MacBook Pro booting up with the iconic chime. He shared the terminal command that you ca...

Safe Boot -> Disk Space

I would like to inform you that macOS’s Safe Boot (hold down the Shift key on startup until you see a login prompt) can clear nearly 20 GB of logs and caches...

Preferences and Defaults in Cocoa Apps

Keeping with my recent theme of Cocoa, here’s a little tutorial on how you can use Sindre Sorhus’s magnificent Preferences and Defaults packages to save the ...

Meta

System appearance media queries. Now with penguins.

This Blog Turns 2!

I’ve started and quit quite a few different blogs, but none of them were about technology until 2017.

NSTableView

News

iOS 14: What’s new in privacy

WWDC 2020 introduced a lot of exciting privacy changes in iOS 14. I thought it’d be fun to run through most of them here. For more details, I recommend you w...

13-inch MacBook Pro (2020) Permalink

Finally, the last notebook to hold on to those Butterfly keyboards is safe to buy. As to be expected, this rendition of the Magic Keyboard (alongside the 16-...

Apple Buys Dark Sky

According to Dark Sky’s help center, both the Android app (which has been removed from the Play Store) and certain features of the web version (“Maps, Foreca...

WWDC 2020 will be online Permalink

Following the cancellation of everything (including public gatherings in Santa Clara County) and the WHO’s declaration of COVID-19 as a pandemic, Apple has p...

WWDC 2019 Keynote Highlights

Here are some things that were announced this morning at dub-dub that I think will change the way developers work on Apple platforms.

Node.js

OpenWRT

Preferences

Preferences and Defaults in Cocoa Apps

Keeping with my recent theme of Cocoa, here’s a little tutorial on how you can use Sindre Sorhus’s magnificent Preferences and Defaults packages to save the ...

Privacy

iOS 14: What’s new in privacy

WWDC 2020 introduced a lot of exciting privacy changes in iOS 14. I thought it’d be fun to run through most of them here. For more details, I recommend you w...

Raspberry Pi

Why Buy a Raspberry Pi?

If you want to build a small embedded hardware project, automate things in your household, or just purchase a cheap computer for its possibilities, you shoul...

Retrospectives

Rumors

watchOS 7 Leaks Permalink

Zac Hall has written a Watch-specific roundup of 9to5Mac’s findings in leaked iOS 14 code. Here are some of my favorite bits.

Security

Series

Why Buy a Raspberry Pi?

If you want to build a small embedded hardware project, automate things in your household, or just purchase a cheap computer for its possibilities, you shoul...

Swift

Preferences and Defaults in Cocoa Apps

Keeping with my recent theme of Cocoa, here’s a little tutorial on how you can use Sindre Sorhus’s magnificent Preferences and Defaults packages to save the ...

Tips

Firefox Media Keys!

Setting media.hardwaremediakeys.enabled in “about:config” allows me to play/pause Overcast and YouTube at last (tested on Firefox 74 and macOS 10.15.4). Swit...

Restoring the Mac startup chime

Michael Potuck: Twitter user @chaysegr shared a video showing his MacBook Pro booting up with the iconic chime. He shared the terminal command that you ca...

Today I Learned

Troubleshooting

Safe Boot -> Disk Space

I would like to inform you that macOS’s Safe Boot (hold down the Shift key on startup until you see a login prompt) can clear nearly 20 GB of logs and caches...

Video Editing

WWDC

iOS 14: What’s new in privacy

WWDC 2020 introduced a lot of exciting privacy changes in iOS 14. I thought it’d be fun to run through most of them here. For more details, I recommend you w...

WWDC 2020 will be online Permalink

Following the cancellation of everything (including public gatherings in Santa Clara County) and the WHO’s declaration of COVID-19 as a pandemic, Apple has p...

WWDC 2019 Keynote Highlights

Here are some things that were announced this morning at dub-dub that I think will change the way developers work on Apple platforms.

Web Browsers

Firefox Media Keys!

Setting media.hardwaremediakeys.enabled in “about:config” allows me to play/pause Overcast and YouTube at last (tested on Firefox 74 and macOS 10.15.4). Swit...

Xcode

Xcode 11.4 Beta Released

From the Release Notes: Xcode 11.4 includes SDKs for iOS 13.4, iPadOS 13.4, tvOS 13.4, watchOS 6.2, and macOS Catalina 10.15.4.

Preferences and Defaults in Cocoa Apps

Keeping with my recent theme of Cocoa, here’s a little tutorial on how you can use Sindre Sorhus’s magnificent Preferences and Defaults packages to save the ...

iOS

iOS 14: What’s new in privacy

WWDC 2020 introduced a lot of exciting privacy changes in iOS 14. I thought it’d be fun to run through most of them here. For more details, I recommend you w...

linked

WWDC 2020 will be online Permalink

Following the cancellation of everything (including public gatherings in Santa Clara County) and the WHO’s declaration of COVID-19 as a pandemic, Apple has p...

watchOS 7 Leaks Permalink

Zac Hall has written a Watch-specific roundup of 9to5Mac’s findings in leaked iOS 14 code. Here are some of my favorite bits.

Restoring the Mac startup chime

Michael Potuck: Twitter user @chaysegr shared a video showing his MacBook Pro booting up with the iconic chime. He shared the terminal command that you ca...

Xcode 11.4 Beta Released

From the Release Notes: Xcode 11.4 includes SDKs for iOS 13.4, iPadOS 13.4, tvOS 13.4, watchOS 6.2, and macOS Catalina 10.15.4.

watchOS

watchOS 7 Leaks Permalink

Zac Hall has written a Watch-specific roundup of 9to5Mac’s findings in leaked iOS 14 code. Here are some of my favorite bits.