…. a Tiny Take is a Micro Take, only smaller… Continue reading Monkey Tiny Take – What Happened to Snooze on my Apple Watch Alarm?
…quick takes on the 2017 Apple WWDC… Continue reading Apple’s 2017 World Wide Developer’s Conference (WWDC) June 5th – 9th : Quick Takes
The Apple Watch is nearly a replacement for my iPhone. That is to say, I find that while wearing the Watch, the need for me to consult my phone is greatly reduced – but not eliminated. Continue reading Apple Watch Thoughts – One Year Later
It is remarkable how far online mapping and navigation has evolved over the last ten years. Remember back to the days of MapQuest and when Google rendered maps using individual pre-generated tiles? A lot has changed since then, MapQuest is #3 or #4 (if you consider Bing), maps are rendered dynamically, but a killer mobile mapping app has yet to be developed. Continue reading Mobile Navigation Still Not Where It Needs to Be
The Simian figured he should provide a quick update on his experience with the Apple Watch, especially following the news … Continue reading Monkey’s Apple Watch – T+ 3 Months
Summary: After about three weeks, the verdict it: I still like the Apple Watch! There are some cons, which I detail, but overall it’s a useful little device that has a load of potential. Continue reading Monkey’s Apple Watch – T+3 Weeks
While the Apple Watch is still growing on me, the limitations I’ve discovered are a bit more obvious. Continue reading Monkey’s Apple Watch – Navigation, Workout and Update
Very nice. Much nicer to glance at my wrist (which lights automatically when I rotated my wrist) and check the current time (which is always displayed) and being able to see any metric at a glance. While riding I was alerted to a text message (work never ends), pulled off the trail and responded right away using Siri. Nice!
Continue reading Monkey’s Apple Watch – Fitness Update
And no, there won’t be a Day 3,4,5… just periodic updates as I learn more about the watch and use … Continue reading The Monkey’s Apple Watch – Day Two
For my birthday, a major milestone this time around (I’m not telling!),my family gave me an Apple Watch. I had not … Continue reading The Monkey’s Apple Watch – Day 1 (07/26/2015)