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Windows 11: Early-on experience

Having used Windows 11 a few hours now I’ve had a good play now and got a good sense for how it works. Here’s a quick review of this soon to be released operating system: What works The window management changes is great, this was drawn from a powertoy they offered previously for Windows 10,... Continue Reading →

Let’s do this, Windows 11

Part of being a geek is that desire to jump in head first to latest technologies, right? It gives me a buzz trying things early-on, having a play with something new and chatting about that with others who may be interested to know. With purchasing the Surface Pro 7 I had a device capable of... Continue Reading →

Helping to Focus

I updated to iOS and iPadOS yesterday, nice updates, especially for iPadOS users who finally get homepage features we’ve enjoyed on iOS for the past year. New in iOS/iPadOS 15 though is one feature I’m excited about, particularly given study, Focus. Use those Apple has definitely defined or define your own. For study, I have... Continue Reading →

Contrasting two platforms

I’d never used a Surface computer till buying one recently, though had read Microsoft touting it as better than the iPad, so thought I’d contrast the two as someone who owns each platform. Handwriting - hands down the iPad Pro is a much better experience for me here, I have tried handwriting using my own... Continue Reading →

On the Surface

On Monday, I had my arm injected with cortisone which had been injured at the end of June with bursitis and rotator cuff after a misjudging with step I was on. So far, the injection hasn’t led to any improvement at all, in fact the arm is worse if you can believe it, it’s now... Continue Reading →

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