WitGlass Unfiltered #77: More iPhone X and Apple Chipset Thoughts

Apple hosted a big event on Tuesday. Have I mentioned that? I offered some initial, visceral responses to the event and the devices it announced. In this episode, I continue the discussion, adding more measured responses to the visceral ones already offered. I discuss the top-notch on the face of the iPhone X, the advanced power of the new A11 Bionic chipset, and John Gruber’s thoughtful piece on Apple’s iPhone event.

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WitGlass Unfiltered #75: Apple and the Upcoming iPhone Event of 2017

This episode follows on the heels of Episode 75, and I discuss some important technology issues related to Apple’s upcoming iPhone event tomorrow (12 September 2017), in which Apple is expected to announce its latest round of new iPhones, potentially presenting two completely new designs. I also discuss again the importance of Artificial Intelligence and Siri to the future of Apple and computing in general.


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WitGlass Unfiltered #74: Apple and the Upcoming iPhone Event of 2017, Part 1

iCloud and Siri are the heart of Apple’s future. In this episode, I discuss Apple’s upcoming event, and I focus on the tie that binds it all together: Artificial Intelligence (and Machine Learning). At one point, I even compare Apple Maps to Google Maps. I also discuss the importance of offline dictation using Siri.

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WitGlass Unfiltered - Episode 29

This is a quick and dirty episode with little preparation. I didn’t want to wait to discuss some initial follow-up to Apple’s WWDC Keynote yesterday (Monday). In this episode I discuss new features in the works for subscribers only, Apple’s New HomePod, Siri improvements, the needed shift to personal clouds, and DEVONthink Dropbox database syncing. 

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WitGlass Unfiltered - Episode 28

Apple’s WWDC is coming up this week, starting with the keynote address on Monday, June 5th, at 10am PDT / 1pm EDT. This episode is the first of two parts covering Apple’s potential announcements. This second part continues with potential hardware announcements that seem most likely, given that WWDC is related primarily to programming and development. But this show discusses the recent Foxconn Insider leaks, particularly related to Apple’s Augmented-Reality Glasses. I touch on that and more in the final episode before the WWDC keynote.

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WitGlass Unfiltered - Episode 17


Episode 17: App and Service Links, Evernote, DEVONthink, and Nozbe

This episode is all about the Show Notes. Each episode has Show Notes now. The level of detail in the show notes will continue to increase for the foreseeable future. I use the show notes discussion as a launching point to discuss Evernote and a variety of topics related to app design, including featuresets, usability, and more.

Topics Discussed

  • Show Notes
  • Evernote
  • DEVONthink
  • Nozbe
  • Apple
  • Design
  • UI/UX

Apps and Services

The apps and services listed here are the ones that I actually use in developing and maintaining the website and podcast. If you see it listed here, I love it. I don’t keep using any app or service I don’t love. Every app and every service has limitations—some more annoying or frustrating than others. But if it’s on this list, you can be sure that on the whole, I love it.