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Articles tagged with: macos

  • Apple's Reminders App Needs Two Features
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, review, apple, ios, macos, omnifocus.
    527 words, 2 minute read time.
    A very brief review of Apple's Reminders app which lacks two key features as far as I am concerned. The addition of these features would make it truly useful.
  • How I use Jekyll on Both macOS and iOS
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, jekyll, macos, ios, linux.
    598 words, 2 minute read time.
    Whereas Jekyll will run on macOS, it won't run on iOS, so I had to install it on my Linux server. This is the cross-platform process I use to publish articles via Jekyll.
  • What's the Point of Launchpad?
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, apple, macos.
    154 words, less than 1 minute read time. Comments by me and an external link to an article by Zac Hall on 9To5Mac.
    If you've ever wondered why we have Launchpad you're in good company. However, Zac Hall at 9To5Mac describes a way it can be made a bit more useful.
  • Final Cut X Will Not Import AVCHD File
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, macos, apple.
    268 words, less than 1 minute read time. External link to an article by Zac Hall on 9To5Mac.
    How to get around the problem where Final Cut Pro X refuses to import an AVCHD file from a camcorder.
  • OmniFocus Review
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, review, omnifocus, apple, macos, ios, ipad, gtd.
    1616 words, 6 minute read time. External link to an article by Zac Hall on 9To5Mac.
    A review of OmniFocus 2 for macOS and 3 for iPad, the popular list taking, project management and GTD app. In particular, version 3 of OmniFocus for iOS finally brings genuine iPad support.
  • Filemaker 17, Briefly
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, apple, macos, filemaker.
    515 words, 2 minute read time. External link to an article by Zac Hall on 9To5Mac.
    A quick look at Filemaker 17 and a couple of the new features I find most interesting, along with a couple of my criticisms in general.
  • Apple WWDC 2018 Summary
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, apple, ios, macos.
    197 words, less than 1 minute read time. Comments by me and an external link to an article by Bryan Clark on The Next Web.
    The Next Web's summary of Apple's 2018 WWDC. Quite a few things were announced that probably interest many people, although I'm a little nonplussed.
  • Installing Jekyll on MacOS (OSX) 10.11+
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, jekyll, apple, macos.
    676 words, 3 minute read time. External link to an article by Bryan Clark on The Next Web.
    A description of how I installed Jekyll on MacOS 10.11+, including how to get past some of the errors I encountered.