My thoughts on Apple’s 2016 WWDC news

Apple WWDC 2016

On Monday, Apple kicked off its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) with a keynote address announcing various Apple software news. I’ll give my thoughts on each major news item below. For details on all of the WWDC news, see Lifehacker and TechCrunch. Apple Watch Apple Watch got some incremental updates. Of interest for this blog’s animation fans is … Read more

Apple announces new 9.7-inch iPad Pro, 4-inch iPhone SE

iPhone SE

On Monday, an Apple keynote too place, where CEO Tim Cook and some other Apple staffers announced some new Apple product news. My thoughts on everything Apple announced follows below. Apple vs the FBI Tim Cook kicked things off early on by commenting on Apple’s valuing encryption. This tied into Apple’s recent ongoing standoff with the FBI over whether … Read more

Apple announces next version of OS X, Apple Music streaming service

El Capitan

On Monday, Apple held its World Wide Developers’ Conference (WWDC), where it announced an assortment of new software features. While there’s more details here, I thought I’d throw in my two cents below on the most interesting highlights. The next version of OS X: El Capitan The next version of OS X, OS X 10.11, … Read more

Thoughts on Apple’s keynote (March 2015)

Apple Watch

Today, Apple held another of its famous keynotes. While this one was mainly billed as pushing the Apple Watch, there were a few other announcements made today. Apple Watch The centerpiece of the announcement, the Apple Watch, gave some more details about Apple’s “wearable,” as we’re calling such devices in 2015. Among other details, the Watch … Read more

Apple introduces the Apple Watch, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

iPhone 6 and iPHone 6 Plus

Apple today announced its biggest news in awhile. The iPhone line is being updated with bigger screens; Apple’s introduced its own smartphone-using payment system; and Apple’s introduced its own smartwatch. My thoughts on all of these are below. iPhone 6 and 6 Plus The two new iPhones are the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. The iPhone 6 … Read more