A bit late with the update. On holiday from work (back tomorrow) and busy fixing the house, taking photo’s and flying a drone. Normal stuff really. Links this week are pretty Apple heavy – fun fun fun!
Solo – average film and would have probably ditched it half way through if it wasn’t a Star Wars movie.
Bodyguard – well done all involved. Stuck the landing and plenty left to take another series forward.
- Hillary Clinton: American Democracy Is in Crisis – The AtlanticSurprised it’s taken this long for Clinton to speak out.
- Twitter will soon let you switch between chronological and ranked feeds – The Verge
Finally! I’ve no problem with Twitter, Facebook, Instagram messing around with timelines to ‘improve engagement’, just give me a toggle if I want to see chronilogical posts. Ruins Twitter as an event platform. Ruins Instagram when someone is posting images from an event or in sequence and they are randomly displayed to others.
- Henry – Rob Delaney – MediumThis is a hard read…tears ahead…but it’s so powerful. Best thing I’ve read in months.
- An Oral History of Apple’s Infinite Loop | WIREDSo many great stories.
- Daring Fireball: The iPhones XSLoads of reviews of the new phones from Apple but favourite was definetely Grubers and the focus on the camera improvements.
- iPhone XS Camera Review: Zanzibar — Austin MannA phone in the right hands can take some stunning pictures.
- Bokeh Comparison: iPhone XS vs. Sony A7 III — zeiPADSimilar to last year, this shows just what is possible now with a phone.
- Inside Apple’s iPhone XS Camera Technology – Lance Ulanoff – MediumBehind the scenes on the new XS camera’s.
- Daring Fireball: Apple Watch Series 4Grubers watch review was also a favourite. Looking forward to mine later this week.
- Apple Watch Series 4 Making of Fire, Water and Vapor faces – YouTubeI thought these were CGI – wrong!
- macOS Mojave: The MacStories Review – MacStoriesThe last (Apple) review is on Mojave – an interesting release.
- Jawdropping. What are the chances…and I guess someone somewhere is going to make a film on this.
- Incarcerated at Age 11 – Youth, Now – MediumSobering read.
- Instagram’s Co-Founders to Step Down From Company – The New York TimesShocker. Are we going to get even more ad’s now?
- The DJI Mavic 2 Pro: The best portable drone ever? – YouTubeFantastic review of the Mavic 2 Pro.
- Down to the last lap | Caterham Academy RacerCongratulations to my podcasting partner in crime for clinching the championship this year. Video’s are up on YouTube if you want to see some close racing.