If you want to keep an external drive which is read & write capable across both Windows and macOS you don’t need to buy tools or add-ons to read the other OSes native format!
So having been able to play with the laptop for a couple of days, I’ve now opened up the rest of my goody bag!
Apple had originally indicated that my new laptop would be ready for collection on Wednesday, however Tuesday suddenly got a lot more exciting when I received a notification saying I could collect my order.
So I’ve moved over to iOS for phone and tablet, and we know I’m moving to macOS for my laptop, but am I 100% immersing myself into Apple’s ecosystem?
Well, I guess the easy answer to that is “no”!
The longer answer is possibly more nuanced.
So, at last, here’s an attempt to answer the question: Why the switch?
In the mid-90s my parents bought our first PC – it was a second hand 286 with 1MB RAM, running MS-DOS 5.0…
A brief history of the devices I used, and how they lead to the inevitable purchase of my first iDevice…all the way back in 2015!