It’s been a long time since my last post, and I actually think it’s a good thing – it’s a sign how stable and easy the OS and laptop are! So why the break in silence now? Because of something we experienced not with my MacBook Pro, but with my wife’s MacBook Air! My wife… Continue reading ‘The Thunderbolt of Genius’ or ‘A Tale Of Caution’
Talking to Siri via the Apple Watch I couldn’t help but think back to images I’ve seen of the famous fictional detective Dick Tracy! I frequently ask Siri to set a timer whilst I’m in the kitchen, and I occasionally answer calls on the Watch if I’m in a different room from the iPhone –… Continue reading In Which We Can All Be Dick Tracy
Having recently been sucked further into Apple’s quicksands with the purchase of an Apple Watch Series 2, I soon found myself experiencing the Bluetooth blues!
Got a question mark ‘?’ in your Microsoft Word for macOS filename? Then no auto-recover for you!
Yesterday I was notified that TimeMachine hadn’t successfully backed up for over 17 days, today I was notified it would take 3 days to perform a new back-up. Something had to be wrong somewhere, but what?
Despite owning and throwing my Surface Pro 3 around for 2 1/2 years, it seems it was made of sterner stuff than my new MacBook Pro (2015).
As previously mentioned, I utilise OneDrive very heavily and OneDrive is the centre of my off-site backup strategy. Integrating with macOS was of paramount importance for me.