Author: Apple Ape

Simple Amazfit Watchface Builder Fabio Barbon has created a great utility called Simple Amazfit Watchface Builder (SAWFB). SAWFB is an easy way to create new watch faces for your Amazfit Pace or Stratos smartwatch. To get started just register and and login. You will find the [New Watchface] button on the home page. You can […]

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An Exercise in Colour

Checkerboard Patterns This page creates 320×320 png images of checkerboard pixels alternating the given two RGB colours. Checkerboard images are free to download and use for any purpose. Code runs client-side in your browser.

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iOS 12.1.4 Group Facetime Fix

Group FaceTime Bug Apple has released iOS 12.1.4 to fix the group FaceTime privacy bug. I highly recommend updating to 12.1.4.

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In light of the recent Apple-rule-breaking from Facebook and Google, who do you think would win in a war between Apple and (Facebook + Google)?

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Old iPhone The iPhone 6 Battle Apple won’t always immediately agree to replace your old iPhone battery. Sometimes you have to battle a genius or two to get what you need. My wife uses an iPhone 6. She has had it for a few years now, and has kept it in reasonably good condition. Phone […]

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Google Drive Update Google gets today’s Fail Whale prize for distributing an updated version of Google Drive to iOS devices that are incompatible with the update. Nice work Google!

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iOS Rotation Weirdness

There is a lot to like about iOS 10. On my iPhone 5, folders and apps launch and close snappily and there are some great new features such as widgets on the search and home screen. iOS Rotation However, when you do things too quickly iOS can get a bit mixed up. This is a […]

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If Google want to beat Apple in the mobile device game, they need to keep building an ecosystem of Google Mobile Apps and Services that also work on iOS.

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Check out these cool wooden covers for Apple products from Cover-Up’s #WOODBACK collection. They look stunning – and free economy shipping to Australia too!

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What Old Phones Did You Have?

I just spent way too long looking up all the old mobile phones I used to have. It was kind of fun. I have not had a lot of phones, but here is my list

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