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tomierna's Avatar Picture tomierna (Admin) – December 07, 2007 09:38PM Reply Quote
A thread for the World Wide Developer's Conference.

John Willoughby – June 13, 2016 08:29AM Reply Quote
Save us, Lord, from the furries of the Norsemen!
So, watchOS is definitely progressing nicely. I'm not as excited about it as they are, but still nice.

Roger – June 13, 2016 08:29AM Reply Quote
"You can clap, it's good" [cringe]

ddt – June 13, 2016 08:29AM Reply Quote
Fucking Deepak Chopra.

Yeah, want to hear ARL's take on the accessibility.

ddt

Dr Phred (Moderator) – June 13, 2016 08:30AM Reply Quote
owned by the mothership.
Please clap

ddt – June 13, 2016 08:30AM Reply Quote
Somewhere, Gruber is tweeting something like: "Eddy Cue: untucked".

ddt

Roger – June 13, 2016 08:31AM Reply Quote
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John Willoughby
So, watchOS is definitely progressing nicely.

Looks like it's about where it should've been at launch now — particularly for third-party apps, which might, just might, now actually be usable. A year of spinning-circle hell later. They should've just launched without apps and announced the API today.

ddt – June 13, 2016 08:33AM Reply Quote
Oh crap, the new Apple Remote app for iOS borrows the worst thing from the Podcast app: that teeny arrow target in the upper left -- if your finger misses it, the tap does something else (and when it's in a list, you have to swipe up from an even smaller target area to get to that screen).

ddt

John Willoughby – June 13, 2016 08:34AM Reply Quote
Save us, Lord, from the furries of the Norsemen!
OK, single sign-on for the AppleTV is huge. Such a pain in the ass to do app-by-app.

ddt – June 13, 2016 08:35AM Reply Quote
OT: awww, I missed sharing these events w/ you people.

ddt

Dr Phred (Moderator) – June 13, 2016 08:35AM Reply Quote
owned by the mothership.
Agreed

Roger – June 13, 2016 08:37AM Reply Quote
These event threads are always my favorite things about Spork.

ddt – June 13, 2016 08:37AM Reply Quote
"Now, here to talk to you about macOS -- I mean, OS X ..."

ddt

ddt – June 13, 2016 08:38AM Reply Quote
Wait, was that a "Silicon Valley" joke?

ddt

ddt – June 13, 2016 08:39AM Reply Quote
And the enamel of copy editors' teeth all around the world become more endangered.

ddt

Roger – June 13, 2016 08:40AM Reply Quote
Continuity is the best thing Apple has done in years — the true "it just works" promise. They should hype it way more as they keep adding features.

porruka (Admin) – June 13, 2016 08:41AM Reply Quote
Failure is pre-greatness.
Ha! HSM 30 years later.

Dr Phred (Moderator) – June 13, 2016 08:42AM Reply Quote
owned by the mothership.
I see a lot more embarrassing accidental porn pastes happening.

ddt – June 13, 2016 08:43AM Reply Quote
They are blowing through a lot of things quickly -- like that expansion of iCloud Drive. (And THANK YOU for finally realizing not everyone uses the Documents folder.)

ddt

ddt – June 13, 2016 08:44AM Reply Quote
"Apple Pay on macOS -- so if you're carrying your Mac Pro in Trader Joes" -- oh, okay, they made that joke themselves.

ddt

Roger – June 13, 2016 08:44AM Reply Quote
This Apple Pay stuff is really good too, but they're still not getting the uptake they should at point of sale. Just buy Square, already!

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