Copying files from iOS to OS X via FTP

First of all if you haven’t bought Panic‘s great new FTP client for iOS Transmit I suggest you go grab it. With the introduction of iOS 8 an app like Transmit helps become that bridge to easily transfer files to your Mac/Server and your iPad or iPhone without using a cloud service. Panic mentions in… Read more »

Scanbot named best document scanning app for iOS →

Scanbot my favourite document scanning app has been named the best over at The Sweet Setup. Why I like Scanbot the most of all the great scanning apps out there is it’s ability to quickly scan multiple documents with great results. You don’t even need to press the shutter button it will automatically take the… Read more »

Greatest Office Perk, No Office →

The makers of WordPress learned years ago that the ultimate office perk is not having an office The internet is the great equaliser, breaking down the need for everyone to be working from the one location. Having people working remotely could save rural Heartland New Zealand from turning into “Zombie Towns”.1 Zombie Towns – Sunday… Read more »

iOS 8 Release Day Roundup

What a massive day of updates to apps I love and some new ones I’m going to really enjoy using (especially ones with extensions, notification widgets and custom keyboards). Sit down, kick your shoes off and have a read of some of the best articles related to the release of iOS 8 today. iOS 8… Read more »

Minecraft sale to Microsoft →

Minecraft is a big hit with my family. My kids and I play together on the Pocket edition creating all sorts of buildings. It keeps us entertained for hours, and hours. It’s the one game I don’t mind the kids spending all that time1 as I see it no different to the hours I spent… Read more »

Should I get a new iPhone 6 →

Tim Schmitz on his blog Minutes to Midnight walks us through the pros and cons of the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus and helps you answer the question: Which iPhone should I buy?

iPhone 6, 6 Plus and Apple Watch initial thoughts

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus The move to flat design with iOS 7 has finally paid off today with the announcement of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus both sporting higher resolutions. Just like web design trending in a more flat aesthetic to make responsive web design easier on multiple resolutions so to… Read more »

My iPhone Home Screen – August 2014

One of my favourite sites The Sweet Setup has a great series of articles on showing off people’s home screens on their Mac, iPhone or iPad. With the upcoming version of iOS 8 not too far away I thought it would be cool to share what my iPhone looks like now and see how quickly… Read more »

Self Quantifying

Something I’ve been doing for a number of years seems to be very much a mainstream thing now. That is quantifying ones self. Measuring your sleep, movement, mood, heart rate the list is getting longer everyday as technology finds ways to easily measure them. In short, quantified self is self-knowledge through self-tracking with technology. Wikipedia Sunday… Read more »