Notifications on iOS

Sunday afternoon musings have made me really wish I could set up notification schemes on my iOS devices incl the Apple Watch. The current options, even with Do Not Disturb just don't cut it for me. I need at least 4 schemes and 4 soundscapes. My notification schemes would be: Training (or sleeping) - only … Continue reading Notifications on iOS

Apple Event 12th Sept 17 – My Summary

In case you didn't want to watch the whole thing and would like to know what was announced - here is my bullet point summary. Apple Watch WatchOS4 out Sept19th Watch Series 3 Includes cellular – choice of versions with and without Same phone no as phone Stream Apple Music to watch Faster processor Siri … Continue reading Apple Event 12th Sept 17 – My Summary

Apple Event 7th September – a summary

So I'm writing this post, watching the Apple special event where they are expected to launch new iPhone and Watch.  I have watched all the events live for last 3 years and love watching the new products launched.  Why?  Cos I love gadgets and the event is always entertaining too.  But this time I have … Continue reading Apple Event 7th September – a summary

Why on earth do you want one of those?

I'm getting an Apple Watch because I am easily influenced by the Apple marketing machine.  And I admit that it's 'cos its a new gadget that will get folks talking. Plus I like having new tech first. But, I've also thought about this a lot and finally made the decision based on how I think it … Continue reading Why on earth do you want one of those?

Devices everywhere

With the best introduction of Word, Excel and PowerPoint for Android and upgrade of Outlook for Mac recently, I thought I'd revisit my multi device world and give you an update. With Office365 spreading wider I'm finding more and more clients want multi platform training and, well to be honest, I like playing with gadgets. … Continue reading Devices everywhere

Word for iPad – Getting Started

Microsoft Word for iPad does not have all the features of the Windows desktop version, but it does have sufficient tools available for the majority of documents produced.  Install & Set up Word for iPad Microsoft Word should be downloaded from the App Store and will automatically be installed. Once installed open the app to … Continue reading Word for iPad – Getting Started

Apple’s Event 12th Sept – a Roundup

So the new iPhone - key points: called iPhone5 Thinner and lighter Improved display - a retina display but better quality, less glare in sunlight and longer so you can have an extra row of icons (4 inch, widescreen) Old apps will run letterbox style Ultrafast Wifi & 4G LTE - it's a bit faster … Continue reading Apple’s Event 12th Sept – a Roundup