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  • Apple Had Numbers on Bending iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Units

    Fri 11:43am By Stephen Hackett
    Jason Koebler, writing at Motherboard: Apple’s internal tests found that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are significantly more likely to bend than the iPhone 5S, according to information made public in a recent court filing obtained by Motherboard. Publicly,…
  • Obscura 2

    Thu 12:52pm By Stephen Hackett
    iPhone camera apps are some of my favorites in the App Store, and over the years, they’ve just gotten better and better. Obscura 2 is out now, and is my favorite Camera.app replacement. It offers full manual controls and some incredible filters, all in a…
  • Apple Selling Refurbished iMac Pros

    Thu 11:41am By Stephen Hackett
    The choice between a high-end 5K iMac and the base-model iMac Pro just got a little easier to make.
  • Apple’s Emoji Search is Bad

    Thu 8:26am By Stephen Hackett
    Jeremy Burge, before diving into the numerous ways in which Apple’s emoji search on the Mac is pretty broken: I’ve been aware of this for quite some time, but until recently haven’t sat down to figure out what’s going on. His blog post is full of…
  • Second Life

    Wed 5:46pm By Stephen Hackett
    I can’t blockquote any of this amazing article by my dear friend. If you haven’t read it, take some time this evening with an iPad and do it. It’s a beautiful and raw piece about his life as a cancer survivor, and how he keeps tabs on his health today,…
  • Connected #194: Strike a Better Balance

    Wed 5:42pm By Stephen Hackett
    This week on Connected, Myke and Federico talk about Spark 2, Castro 3, and Ticci’s big article about his Second Life. I missed the recording today, but am looking forward to listening to this tonight. My thanks to our sponsors: PDFpen 10, from Smile: The…
  • Mac OS X Era Now as Long as Classic Mac OS

    Wed 5:19pm By Stephen Hackett
    Jason Snell: Here’s a bit of numerology for you. Today marks 17 years, one month, and 29 days since Mac OS X 10.0 was released on March 24, 2001. That’s a strangely odd number—6269 days—but it also happens to be the exactly length of time between…
  • Query #31: Fascinated by the Nitty Gritty

    Wed 5:01pm By Stephen Hackett
    This week on Query: Ren talks about how to manage Photos libraries on external drives, then Stephen walks through how he makes his YouTube videos before they jump into a bunch of topics in the Speed Run. I had a lot of fun on this one. My thanks to our…
  • Liftoff #73: No Party Beyond the Event Horizon

    Wed 9:50am By Stephen Hackett
    This week on Liftoff: Jason talks about launching from the west coast of the United States, then Stephen takes the new SLS SEGMENT out for a spin before they discuss black holes. My thanks to our sponsor: Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code…
  • One Year of the 512 Pixels Membership

    Tue 11:05am By Stephen Hackett
    Today marks one year since I launched the 512 Pixels Membership. For those of you who have joined, thank you. Your support has helped keep 512 Pixels a viable part of my business as RSS sponsorship has come to a screeching halt for many blogs like mine.…