Tag: iOS

At Home on the Mac

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[exif id=”23570″] As the title suggests, the Mac still feels more comfortable for almost everything. The Mac feels less innovative and “fun” but I actually feel more relaxed when using multiple windows, real keyboard shortcuts, and a true file manager. The irony here is that the size and design of the iPad makes it more…

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Adobe’s iOS app failure?

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Now, how many hours per year do I spend in the five different iOS apps that bear the imprint of the Photoshop product family, many of whom are only accessible to people who (like me) have active Creative Cloud subscriptions? (Keeping in mind that I often travel with only my iPad Pro, and do an awful lot of my work on the iPad these day.)

The answer is zero. I never use them.

I use Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Mobile all the time. I don’t know if Jason has used Lightroom but it works quite well. I don’t think it’s possible for Adobe to incorporate the full functionality of the desktop version but most of what I need is there. I don’t use any of the other Adobe apps…

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iTunes Preview

Last week, Apple removed the iOS App Store from iTunes. iTunes is now focused exclusively on music, movies, television, podcasts, and audiobooks. For me, it’s a loss. Craig Grannell thinks Apple could have learned something from Google’s approach. Google has always been more comfortable with the internet than Apple, and in this area Apple now…

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