Back in 1970s, three young men were sitting in a garage in California..their aim was to build a personal computer which hopefully would become the next big thing in the then very new technolology industry. Those three young men were Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne and together they co-founded Apple. And it was […]
My Friday Five – Features of iOS 9
By Sarah in Friday Five, Gadgets Tags: Apple, iOS 9, ipad, iphone, My Friday Five
Along with millions of others, I am always a little excited when a new update comes along for my beloved igadgets! Between my husband and I, we have 2 x iPad Air (the first version), 2 x iPhone 5s and the latest edition, one iPad Mini …much as I would like to upgrade to the […]
My Friday Five – Questions to ask Siri
By Sarah in Gadgets, General 6 Comments Tags: Apple, IOS, My Friday Five, Siri
I have been feeling below average this week, so I have decided to do a Funny Friday Five. For those who have no idea who Siri is…and surely there can’t be many of you reading this who don’t…let me introduce her! Siri is an application which lives in the Apple world…she is a personal assistant […]
My Friday Five – IOS 8 features you may not know about!
By Sarah in Gadgets 1 Comment Tags: Apple, gadgets, IOS 8, ipad, iphone, My Friday Five
There was a major IOS update a couple of months ago…technically, it is now now up to version 8.1.1…..and I have discovered there are a few neat features which I didn’t know about! I am a total Apple fan….I have an iPhone 5s, an iPad mini and an iPad Air…so get a little excited when […]
Hanx Writer – a Typewriter App!
By Sarah in Gadgets, Vintage Tags: app, Apple, Hanx Writer, ipad, Retro, Tom Hanks, typewriter
Did you know that actor Tom Hanks is a lover and collector of vintage typewriters? He started collecting typewriters in the late 1970s, and he still uses a manual typewriter every day! Hanks has now partnered with Hitcents, to produce a new app that aims to recreate the experience of using a manual typewriter….on an […]
The Excitement of Anticipation
By Sarah in Book Reviews, Gadgets 2 Comments Tags: Apple, Book, gadgets, ipad, iphone, Robert Galbraith, The Silkworm
This week sees the arrival of a few items I have been waiting for…the anticipation has been building, and you could say I am more than a little excited! And yes, as you can probably guess, I am materialistic…no apologies..that’s just how I am! So what is on the imminent horizon for moi? Gadgets…lots of […]