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@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-01-21 13:48:27

#Apple’s #VisionPro is simultaneously amazing and absurd. It’s perhaps the most technologically sophisticated consumer device ever created, with three displays, numerous cameras, sensors, and a whole new user interface paradigm. On the other hand, it’s like walking around with an iPad strapped…

@digitalnaiv@mastodon.social
2024-01-21 11:10:52

Apple hat in den USA innerhalb von 24 Stunden so viele Vorbestellungen für seine Datenbrille Vision Pro eingesammelt, dass Neubesteller vier Wochen warten müssen. Mindestens, berichtet die #WiWo
#AR #Apple

@marcel@waldvogel.family
2024-01-20 18:16:16

«[W]hich is more important, getting the Vision Pro off to a good start or protecting the sanctity of its App Store control at all costs? As #Apple tries to create a platform shift to face computers, I’m not sure it can have it both ways.»
A plea for a good web Browser everywhere, even on the #VisionPro

@j12t@social.coop
2024-01-22 01:09:01

Mark Gurman gives 4 reasons why developers aren't creating many apps specifically for the #Apple #VisionPro. I think he's missing a 5th, which I would put at the top of the list:
It implements a radically different interaction model from keyboard/mouse and touch. A very different medium than P…

@jamie@boothcomputing.social
2024-02-21 14:57:00

I've been looking for this info for several years and someone wrote it up back in 2017. Guess I'll add "fix old joystick" to my list of projects.
#RetroComputing
#AppleII

@josemurilo@mato.social
2024-02-20 15:19:11

The problem is that "allowing home screen #webapps with Safari but not third-party browser engines might cause #Apple to violate the rules."
"The #DigitalMarketsAct targets

@wraithe@mastodon.social
2024-02-20 17:25:55

Feeling kinda attacked here, #Apple:

Screen from Apple Music replay site indicating low listening activity with the message "You didn't listen enough this month" and a call-to-action button "Keep Listening on Apple Music."
@mviktoro@mastodon.social
2024-01-22 09:35:48

#apple closes the iconic Apple Store at their Menlo Park office, demonstrating that while you can force employees back with the threat of firing, you can’t force back the foot traffic from the rest of the companies around you that are probably mostly remote

#Apple Certified Support Professional 💪🏻
credly.com/badges/76042504-f12

@marcel@waldvogel.family
2024-01-20 18:16:16

«[W]hich is more important, getting the Vision Pro off to a good start or protecting the sanctity of its App Store control at all costs? As #Apple tries to create a platform shift to face computers, I’m not sure it can have it both ways.»
A plea for a good web Browser everywhere, even on the #VisionPro

@kubikpixel@chaos.social
2024-02-22 08:30:28

«Apple Is Trying to Kill the Open #Internet
Yes #Apple is an #arogant defiant idiot company. Sorry I can't help it, because it's money and opinion rich people who cheat

@drahardja@sfba.social
2024-01-19 01:00:45

The expected addressable market for #Apple #VisionPro is probably too small to provide engineering support for them.
How many Vision Pro units do you think Apple will sell this year? The iPad sold 3M units its first year, but it was $500 new ($725 in today’s money), and there were killer apps from the…

@kasilas@mastodon.ie
2024-01-18 12:14:38

Apple Watch to lose feature after US court reinstates sales ban over patent dispute.
#Apple #Watch #IP

@tekphloyd@social.lol
2023-12-18 18:37:24

NordVPN app now available on #AppleTV 9to5mac.com/2023/12/18/nordvpn

@aral@mastodon.ar.al
2024-02-17 08:35:28

Ball’s in your court, @….
Apple has very publicly told you to go fuck yourselves with its malicious compliance. What you do next will decide whether malicious compliance is acceptable in the EU or not.
#apple

@digitalnaiv@mastodon.social
2023-12-22 07:51:02

#Apple #CarPlay der nächsten Generation wird in jedem Fall ein iPhone voraussetzen. Es soll unter anderem gewährleisten, dass Daten des Nutzers auf dem iPhone verbleiben und wirklich nur dort verarbeitet werden, wie Apple betont. Echtzeitdaten des Fahrzeugs sollen wiederum im Auto verarbeitet und mit …

@wraithe@mastodon.social
2024-02-20 17:25:55

Feeling kinda attacked here, #Apple:

Screen from Apple Music replay site indicating low listening activity with the message "You didn't listen enough this month" and a call-to-action button "Keep Listening on Apple Music."
@tydalforce@mastodon.world
2024-01-19 12:01:53

"Schmigadoon cancelled by Apple TV after two seasons despite third being written"
NOOOO we just started Season 2, this show is so much fun! If you haven't watched it, give it a shot
#appleTV #appleTV

@crell@phpc.social
2024-02-16 14:51:51

#Apple is taking its ball and going home, because the #EU won't let it maintain its monopoly: macru…

@jamie@boothcomputing.social
2024-02-21 00:33:05

Current list of in-progress or upcoming build-from-scratch projects:
Apple II
Apple II Language card
80 column card
Apple II joystick
I think I may have a problem. Several in fact...
#RetroComputing
#AppleII

@bici@mastodon.social
2023-12-19 21:00:24

I am really pissed at Apple for taking away HTML Templates from the Mail App. I used it once or twice a year and It was great.
WHY YOU DO IT Tim Cook!!
#apple #mail

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-01-20 16:14:31

Disappointing that #Apple didn’t take the opportunity to move the front camera to the long side, since most people use their #iPad in landscape mode. But it’s really just an #iPadPro with LCD displa…

@drahardja@sfba.social
2024-01-21 06:30:23

Speaking of #iPhone 4 and FaceTime, I was a newbie who just joined #Apple in 2009. At that time almost the whole apps & frameworks team were entirely in one end of IL2, 2nd floor. A few higher-level engineering managers (I think it was TP, and HL, but I forget exactly who) were wandering the hallway outsid…

@pablo@sivar.cafe
2024-02-17 04:29:58

So… #Apple is officially killing PWAs in the EU. developer.apple.com/support/dm

From Apple’s developer website, answering why users in the EU don’t have access to Home Screen web apps:

To comply with the Digital Markets Act, Apple has done an enormous amount of engineering work to add new functionality and capabilities for developers and users in the European Union — including more than 600 new APIs and a wide range of developer tools.
@tekphloyd@social.lol
2024-01-20 12:50:13

200 is the magic number! 🪄
#Apple

@nohillside@smnn.ch
2023-12-14 20:25:10

Ich weiss ja nicht, wie ihr das seht, aber mit scheint die Möglichkeit, Erlebnisse derart virtuell nachzuerleben, nicht unbedingt erstrebenswert…
#apple #visionpro

@adam@windbag.org
2023-12-18 18:57:42

Disney’s Dreamlight Valley, a game they’ve generally marketed to kids, won’t run on a 9th Generation iPad despite the requirements list in the App Store.
Since my daughter found it in the Apple Arcade, there has been no end of consternation in our house. We ended up with a choice between giving her the main TV with the AppleTV 4k on it, or handing over my iPad Pro.
#Apple

@ellane@pkm.social
2024-01-17 18:29:07

Apple’s new Journal app appeared on my phone, so I made two one-line entries to try it out.
I don’t plan on using it again, or on recommending it to others.
With no (apparent) share or export facility, it’s a hard pass from me. Why, Apple? Is this a beta?
#iOS #apple

@dennisfaucher@infosec.exchange
2024-02-15 13:27:22

Wow. Nice work @… team.
Asahi Linux Project's OpenGL Support On Apple Silicon Officially Surpasses Apple's - Slashdot
#Linux #Apple

@tekphloyd@social.lol
2024-01-20 14:20:56

🤔 I agree with @… here. I love tech stuff, and I have never used a VR headset. Thinking that everybody really knows what these things really are is wrong.
#Apple #AppleVisionPro

@stf@chaos.social
2024-02-21 18:49:39

does anyone know about apple licensing the kyber patents? #apple #pq3 #postquantum #kyber

@michabbb@social.vivaldi.net
2024-02-18 09:18:55

#Apple researchers unveil 'Keyframer': An #AI tool that animates still images using #LLMs

@malik@Mastodon.Social
2024-02-16 23:49:37

NEU NEU NEU
Episode 2 ist raus: Loslassen
und auch #Apple hat uns vorgestellt: #neueshows

@ainmosni@berlin.social
2024-02-16 13:36:01

So, #Apple hates being told to share their toys and is throwing the biggest hissy fit of malicious compliance seen in quite a while.
Did I get that right?

@chris@mstdn.chrisalemany.ca
2024-01-16 23:08:39

I have added more than one finger for the Touch ID on my laptop… one for each hand... this is a revelation.
My work is done here.
#productivity #tech #Apple

My Work Is Done Reaction GIF by SpongeBob SquarePants
@ErikJonker@mastodon.social
2024-02-05 15:49:29

After reading, unbelievable how Apple reacts against the new EU-regulations, indeed a slap in the face for the EU-commission.
#Apple

@BugatellyMartin@troet.cafe
2024-01-17 19:36:07

So, wieder 45 Minuten mit dem Kuratieren von #SBBmobile (#apple) verbrätelt. Meine Frau hat Checkin schon länger nicht mehr benutzt, deshalb machen wir einen Probelauf. Siehe da: „Bewegung & Fitness“ muss aktiviert werden. Nur - diesen Einstellungspunkt gibt es bei ihr gar nicht. Bei mir aber schon. Aktue…

@joe@toot.works
2023-12-16 13:29:17

I ordered a new MacBook Pro to replace the 2017 model that I bought in 2018. I tried to get one that had both 32 gigs of RAM and a one terabyte SSD but it was a little too much of a reach. I really wish you could still upgrade #Apple products after the fact.

@luana@tech.lgbt
2024-01-05 17:30:59

I should probably remove ’apple fangirl’ from my bio
There are few reasons I still use an iPhone and none of those look good for Apple.
Basically
Note that not a single one of those reasons are “Apple does good” or anything. In fact, those reasons make Apple look bad: iCloud web sucks, transferring a single folder to a non-apple device is a huge pain - imagine transferring my 140 thousand photos and videos!
#Apple #PinePhone

@padraig@mastodon.ie
2024-01-08 14:52:00

#Apple Vision Pro will be released in the US on February 2nd for $3500
apple.com/newsroom/2024/01/app

@castarco@hachyderm.io
2024-02-17 21:45:02

I know that #macOS and #iOS are entirely different cases, but it is interesting to see what's going on with macOS to understand #Apple's position on

@rasterweb@mastodon.social
2024-01-20 03:43:27

One more print today… something you never wanted to see on your Mac.
#art #printMaking #apple #bomb

A framed relief print of a bomb from the Apple Macintosh.
@mikemathia@ioc.exchange
2024-01-11 14:59:58

#Microsoft
#Apple
#News - Microsoft overtakes Apple as the world's most valuable company

@Yogi77@hessen.social
2023-12-15 21:22:28

Geht das nur mir so? Die Updates bei Apple wirken haptisch und optisch wie ein neues Handy. Oder liegt das nur daran, dass ich dann immer mal mein Display putze? #ios172 #Apple #iPhone

@patuleia@metalhead.club
2024-01-21 16:35:03

How to fix any computer
#Windows #Apple #Linux #LinuxMemes

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-02-08 10:50:25

#iTunes is finally (almost) dead, pending Windows apps for podcasts and books. #Apple macrumors.com/…

@publicvoit@graz.social
2024-01-24 10:06:20

#Apple: #Elektroauto startet erst 2028​ heise.de…

@to3k@tomaszdunia.pl
2024-02-07 04:41:11

#Apple Fans Horrified to Discover

@kasilas@mastodon.ie
2023-12-22 07:51:50

Apple Watch battle heralds further patent wrangles
#Apple talked with #masimo before. They will have known about their patents and refused a license, and ploughed on regardless because they are Apple.
#ip #patent #law

@kornel@mastodon.social
2024-01-02 13:53:54

I've tried #Apple M3 Max with Baldur's Gate 3, and I'm very disappointed. It chugs at ~20fps in 4K. Supports only outdated and poor-quality FSR 1.
It's likely because the game is not optimized for Apple's Metal, but IMO that's 100% Apple's fault. #BG3 has a mature well-op…

@juandesant@astrodon.social
2024-01-18 00:39:15

Even better than my previous toot, you can get the names of the running processes for a given architecture with:
`osascript -e 'tell application "System Events" to return name of processes whose architecture is "x86_64”’`
You can change `“x86_64”` to `”arm64”` for native Apple Silicon processes.
And if you prefer to get process IDs, you can change `name of processes` to `unix id of processes`.

#Apple #Beeper
From: @…

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-01-10 12:55:20

So far #Apple has only shown us the #VisionPro being worn by beautiful people. What does it look like on a complete doofus, I wonder? 😄 #SpatialComputing

@moellus@wandzeitung.xyz
2024-01-13 12:29:18

#wasmachteigentlich #apple /cc @…

@usul@piaille.fr
2023-12-17 11:55:32

Donations/WantList - #FreeBSD Wiki
wiki.freebsd.org/Donations/Wan
requests from 2012, wondering if that page is still used ?

@adrianco@mastodon.social
2023-12-28 16:08:46

I have an Apple Watch 5, its battery is degrading and doesn’t last the whole day any more. Should I drop by an Apple Store and upgrade to an #Apple Watch 9 today, while they are back on sale? #AskMastodon

@frankstohl@mastodon.social
2023-12-06 14:53:15

Wo bekommt die App den Privatkey von der Ende-zu-Ende-Verschlüsselung? Diesmal kein anderes Gerät beteiligt. #iMessage #apple #ios

@philip@mastodon.mallegolhansen.com
2024-01-08 02:01:09

I realize product direct at #Apple is 0% influenced by my toots, but I feel compelled to say it anyway:
Apple, please don’t give into the GenAI hype. You’re better than that.

@MrBerard@pilote.me
2024-02-07 12:08:08

A fake Apple Vision Pro so one can paw and pinch at the empty air without being judged.
"Good evening, Dragons."
#VisionPro #Apple #VR

@shacker@zirk.us
2024-02-05 07:08:19

#Apple glitched on me twice tonight. I rented Hitchcock's "Lifeboat" (1944) and was enjoying it muchly, when it suddenly ended 5 minutes before the ending. Double checked to make sure. WTF? Strike1. So I google and found there's a site set up to receive feedback on the rental experience. It prompted for my Apple login, then I was told "This account has been locked for security reaso…

@parltrack@eupolicy.social
2024-02-07 14:28:31

#apple malicious compliance: pluralistic.net/2024/02/06/spo

@dennisfaucher@infosec.exchange
2023-12-10 18:24:52

Oh, well. I knew it was only a matter of time before #Apple shut down #beepermini
#Beeper
arstechnica.com/gadgets/2023/1

@thomasrenkert@hcommons.social
2024-01-03 09:36:32

Die Illustrationen eines neuen Apple Patents für VR Brillen schreien geradezu nach Memifizierung...
#apple #visionpro #vr #memes

Gezeichnete Köpfe mit VR Brille und Außendisplay.
Gezeichnete Köpfe mit VR Brille und Außendisplay.
Gezeichnete Köpfe mit VR Brille und Außendisplay.
@digitalnaiv@mastodon.social
2024-01-11 07:51:02

Warum #2024 ein schwieriges Jahr für #Apple sein wird - Apples Einnahmen sinken. Das sorgt für einen schlechten Start ins neue Jahr 2024. Doch auch der Ausblick auf auf selbiges ist nicht gerade rosig. Denn zwar soll mit der Apple Vision Pro eine komplett neue Gerätereihe etabliert werden, diese wird aber in ihrer ersten Ausführung noch kein Verkaufsschlager. Weitere Probleme bereiten die staatli…

@davej@dice.camp
2023-12-10 11:03:26

I just had an interesting #Apple experience; I don’t know if anyone out there can shed light on it.
I left my #Mac running whilst I ducked out to the bathroom, and when I came back, I’d lost #network connectivity. Oddly,…

@fogelnet@heads.social
2024-02-03 22:26:55

the thing no one will say about Apple Vision Pro - YouTube
#Apple #VisionPro #CaseyNeistat

@jamie@boothcomputing.social
2023-12-15 19:31:56

Ok. I got myself a new ribbon and a stack of tractor feed paper (also from the 90's). Let's see if we can get this bad boy printing.
#Apple
#ImagewriterII
#retrocomputing

an Apple ImageWritter II dot-matrix printer sits on top of an old PC
new sealed black and white ribbon sitting on a stack of tractor feed paper.
@j12t@social.coop
2024-02-13 22:51:32

Just returned from a #VisionPro demo. Trying to figure out what I make of it.
Other than what has been said by so many so often:
I think it's better to think of the #Apple headset not as a product yet, but as an experiment. The kind of experiment you get if you spend a billion dollars (or wh…

@aral@mastodon.ar.al
2023-12-08 15:18:26

I’m not exactly sure how they managed it but Apple have somehow disabled my backspace key in text fields when adding an event in the web version of Calendar on icloud.com using Firefox on Fedora Silverblue.
Of course, I could just be typing it wrong…
(Delete still works so I guess there’s still a workaround.)
#justWorks

@drahardja@sfba.social
2024-02-12 21:51:48

This meme is hilarious. At least when we worked on iPad, we got an actual iPad (with Steve’s signature on it). But then again, the iPad was $500, and there were fewer of us.
Still, a postcard-sized paper poster is almost insulting. Why not commission someone to make a tiny Vision Pro for display or something? Better yet, machine it out of alum-ee-ni-um!
#Apple

“Kevin Aubin” posted a picture of a postcard-sized framed print of an Apple Vision Pro outline with the caption “Thank you for helping the world say hello to Vision Pro”. He commented: “Apple employees who worked for the Vision Pro get a nice gift.”. Someone added the image of the Disappointed Cricket Match Spectator with the logo “Apple Employee”.
@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-02-13 17:34:21

Surprising and disappointing that #Apple’s #iMessage network will not be required to be interoperable with other major messaging services across the EU. Surprising because iMessage is used by every #iPhone

@publicvoit@graz.social
2024-02-11 21:37:46

#PhilLaude hat wieder geliefert:
Ehrliche #Apple #VisionPro Werbung

@tekphloyd@social.lol
2024-01-17 23:12:32

Using features like iCloud Keychain is finally really safe on iOS 17.3.
#Apple #iOS #iPhone

@luana@tech.lgbt
2024-01-05 17:37:48

The main culprit for this rage against apple was the iCloud folder situation I tooted about a while ago. And the notes app bugs deleting my notes too. The quality of their hardware and software seems to be getting worse each year, unfortunately. This is coming from someone that was an enormous Apple Fangirl until months ago. I swear, if they’re losing me they can lose any and all of their fans. I feel sad about this, I really do, but welp…
#Apple

@frankstohl@mastodon.social
2023-12-06 14:53:15

Wo bekommt die App den Privatkey von der Ende-zu-Ende-Verschlüsselung? Diesmal kein anderes Gerät beteiligt. #iMessage #apple #ios

@MrBerard@pilote.me
2024-02-07 12:08:08

A fake Apple Vision Pro so one can paw and pinch at the empty air without being judged.
"Good evening, Dragons."
#VisionPro #Apple #VR

@pablo@sivar.cafe
2024-01-13 20:16:23

New #iOS App just dropped?
#Apple

Icon for the “Journal” app on iOS
@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-02-07 14:30:04

Fascinating design detail of #Apple’s #VisionPro: Not quite 4K resolution, but 50 of its display’s pixels would fit into a single iPhone pixel (which is already very small)!

@marcel@waldvogel.family
2023-12-13 07:30:29

Letzte Woche ging die Nachricht um die Welt, dass US-Geheimdienste# Push-Nachrichten bei #Apple und #Google abschnorchelten. Hier ein Überblick über Dienste, die davon nicht betroffen seien:
Zwangsweise Ende-zu-Ende-verschlüsselt:
➡️

@luana@tech.lgbt
2024-01-05 17:30:59

I guess my HomePod could still be used if I kept Apple Music (and used one of the 3rd party clients for Linux, or the Android version (which I’m pretty sure that sucks) via Waydroid on my phone). But that’d be pretty much the only thing, and the lack of interoperability would suck too.
If I’m being honest, my main obstacle is just Fitness (and Apple Watch). If I can fix that and if I can find an open source phone with good hardware that supports Linux I can migrate.
#Apple

@dennisfaucher@infosec.exchange
2023-12-10 01:44:10

Backing up my #Apple Mac to #Synology with @…. Mac SMB stability is trash, so I switched to SFTP. Happy that

@drahardja@sfba.social
2024-02-12 04:20:19

MaxTech did a really good review of wearing the #Apple #VisionPro for extended periods of time. He wore it for 24 hours (almost).

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-02-18 20:33:21

Crikey. This makes it sound as if Season 3 of #Foundation may be the last. Or the last with David S. Goyer at the helm at any rate. 😳 #AppleTVPlus

@tekphloyd@social.lol
2024-01-02 12:45:12

Best #VPN apps for #AppleTV 9to5mac.com/2024/01/02/best-vp

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-01-15 12:46:59

#Apple’s focus on #multimodal object identification is particularly interesting in the context of the forthcoming #VisionPro. Imagine a voice assistant that can classify and augment real-wor…

@tekphloyd@social.lol
2023-12-06 10:26:25

#ExpressVPN app launches on #AppleTV 9to5mac.com/2023/12/04/express

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-01-15 12:46:59

#Apple’s focus on #multimodal object identification is particularly interesting in the context of the forthcoming #VisionPro. Imagine a voice assistant that can classify and augment real-wor…

@tekphloyd@social.lol
2023-11-29 13:20:46

#Apple censored Robert De Niro’s speech. That’s bad! Really really really bad! 😔 theverge.com/2023/11/29/239807

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-02-01 12:33:57

#Apple’s #VisionPro “in a very real way [is] an iPad for your face.” 🔥 theverge.…

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-02-01 14:33:44

As I suspected, he—a normal, albeit incredibly wealthy, person—looks like a dork. 😏 #Apple #VisionPro #TimCook

@tekphloyd@social.lol
2023-12-07 09:44:08

Poor #iMessage! Only a few people use it in Europe. Here, interoperability would be beneficial as people only use it to receive spam and notifications via SMS. #Apple

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-01-10 12:55:20

So far #Apple has only shown us the #VisionPro being worn by beautiful people. What does it look like on a complete doofus, I wonder? 😄 #SpatialComputing

@tekphloyd@social.lol
2024-02-02 12:34:41

🥹 What would be of #Apple without these people? God save the devs!!! mastodon.social/@christianseli

@tekphloyd@social.lol
2024-02-01 18:59:01

🔮 Prediction: With visionOS, we know how iOS and iPadOS 18 will look like! macOS 16 (not 15) will also look this cool as well.
#Apple #iOS #iPadOS

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2023-12-28 22:34:25

Yep. #Apple #MagicTrackpad #TouchID

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-02-16 15:12:26

Now that #visionOS supports fully resizeable windows, does this mean that iPad #StageManager will gain proper support for this instead of the kludge of simulating different display resolutions? Not holding my breath…

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-01-09 11:59:18

#Apple’s new #VisionPro has a battery life of up to 2·5 hours for watching 2D video. Which is almost enough to watch the latest Martin Scorcese film on #AppleTVPlus. 😬

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-01-09 11:59:18

#Apple’s new #VisionPro has a battery life of up to 2·5 hours for watching 2D video. Which is almost enough to watch the latest Martin Scorcese film on #AppleTVPlus. 😬

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-01-09 19:03:45

I think that #SpatialComputing will ultimately prove compelling, but #Apple’s #VisionPro has some obvious design compromises; e.g. the head strap, battery pack, and optical inserts for…

@keithwilson@fediphilosophy.org
2024-01-09 19:03:45

I think that #SpatialComputing will ultimately prove compelling, but #Apple’s #VisionPro has some obvious design compromises; e.g. the head strap, battery pack, and optical inserts for…