As mentioned in my previous post, I dont think I will be upgrading to the new iPhone this year. That is easy to say because they havn't even been announced yet. The reason I dont think I will upgrade is because the iPhone X is perfect for me. From the size, to the camera, to… Continue reading What it Would Take For Me to Upgrade
Here we are, less than a month away from a new iPhone announcement. This past week, Apple sent out invitations to their annual fall event. It will be held at the Steve Jobs Theater on September 12th, at 10am Pacific Time. I cannot believe that we will have a new slew of iPhones to choose from.… Continue reading New iPhones Are Coming
For years, I lived in a state where there were zero Apple Stores. So going to an Apple Store was always a special trip when I could go. Now, I live an hour away from one and I get excited everytime I get to go. But what is the allure? Here are a couple of reasons… Continue reading The Apple Store Experience
Since November, I have been living with the iPhone X. If you haven't been following along, the iPhone X is the first iPhone without a home button. Since there is no longer a home button, Apple's fingerprint unlock feature, Touch ID, is also gone. Because of this, Apple built in facial recognition software to unlock your phone… Continue reading Do I Miss Touch ID?
Update 7/4/2018: The website linked in this article has been updated with a date of 9/28/2018 as a release date. I guess this got someone's attention at mophie. Always on the lookout for new accessories from mophie, I stumbled across this Australian retail page showing a possible release date of 7/13/2018 for an iPhone X mophie… Continue reading iPhone X mophie 7/13 release?
The simple answer, the one that works. But let's look a little closer to the current phones Apple has to offer. iPhone SE The iPhone SE is the classic iPhone experience. You get a 4-inch screen with the guts of an iPhone 6s. If you remember the iPhone 5 and 5s, the iPhone SE will… Continue reading Which iPhone is Best for You?
When I first started The Mealy Apple, one of my first posts was really downplaying the usefulness of the Apple Watch. I think it is safe to say, nearly a year and a half later, that my feelings about it has changed quite a bit. Fitness Over the past year, the Apple Watch has become… Continue reading Should You Buy an Apple Watch?
Among the slew of new features coming to our new devices, Apple is addressing the ongoing social issue of whether or not we spend too much time on our phones. While that is for only us to judge, Apple is helping us be more aware of our usage by putting parental controls in iOS 12… Continue reading Parental Controls in iOS 12
This past Monday, Apple held their keynote for the opening of their annual developer conference, WWDC. Apple announced iOS 12, watchOS 5, macOS Mojave and some minor updates to the Apple TV. Overall, I was impressed with Apple's offerings. iOS 12, according to rumors, was supposed to be a somewhat light release. I would say… Continue reading Apple’s Top Announcements from WWDC