Andy Nicolaides

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2019-02-21: Reading List and Speak Screen For some time now I’ve been a big proponent of the default iOS apps. By and large these apps are …

2019-02-12: 🔗 Christopher Tells You EVERYTHING You Need To Know About Working Off An iPad I don’t often share link posts here at The Dent, but a video came out today that I just had to share …

2019-02-04: Review - Memento Over my many years of using iOS, I’ve worked my way through pretty much every To Do app on the …

2019-02-01: 🎙 22: Does Apple Have a Hive Mind? In this weeks podcast I had to vent a little of my aggravation about the recent news about the …

2019-02-01: 📱 Review - iPhone Smart Battery Case I tried to resist. I really did. A few days ago, however, I caved and picked up the iPhone XS Max …

2019-01-21: 🎮 My Wizard of Oz Moment If you’ve listened to the latest episode of the podcast you would have heard that I’ve …

2019-01-20: 🎙 21: Getting My Game Face On! So far, 2019 is shaping up to be the year of gaming here at Dent Towers. Join me on this weeks …

2019-01-15: 🎙 20: A (Delayed) Look Ahead To 2019 This week I finally get around to sharing a few of the things I’m looking forward to seeing in 2019 …

2019-01-13: 🎙 Appearance: And You Are? #3 Greg Morris, of Bring Your Own Device Podcast fame, recently launched a new interview podcast called …

2019-01-11: Tech For Good: Be My Eyes In the spirit of keeping things positive, and looking on the bright side of technology, I’ve …

2019-01-10: 🔗 PAL Keys - A Link To The Past As I mentioned in Episode 19 of the podcast, I want to focus my time, both on the blog and …

2019-01-06: 19: Are You Positive? After a bit of a break for the festive period (apologies!) I’m back and ready to kick-start 2019 as …

2018-12-21: I Wrote A Book ... Sort Of My daughter started school back in September and, since doing so, her love of reading has grown …

2018-12-10: Home Is Where The iPad Is I’ve previously mentioned, in my post about getting things done on the iPad, that one of the …

2018-12-07: 🎙️ Farewell Pocket Sized Podcast The latest episode of Pocket Sized Podcast is now available from your favourite podcast player. …

2018-11-29: 🎙 18: Share Your Gifts In this weeks episode, I join Apple in a plea: share your gifts. If you haven’t seen Apple’s …

2018-11-21: Getting Things Done on the iPad Whilst writing my iPad Pro review I had intended in going a little more in-depth about how I …

2018-11-17: 📺 Backing Up and Organising Shortcuts Former Workflow team member Matthew Cassinelli recently shared a fantastic idea for both backing up …

2018-11-17: 🎙 17: Getting Things Done on the iPad In this weeks episode, I follow up from my iPad Pro review with a short discussion about some of the …

2018-11-11: 🎙 16: The Best Gets Better On the podcast this week I share some thoughts on the 2018 iPad Pro after a few days of use. If you …

2018-11-09: The 2018 iPad Pro You’ve probably read a fair few iPad Pro Reviews, most of which have walked the well trodden …

2018-11-04: 🎙 15: Shut Up And Take My Money On the podcast this week I share some (slightly delayed) thoughts on Apple’s iPad focused event held …

2018-11-01: Heavy Airs, Big Minis, and Pro iPad Pros On the 30th October 2018, an almost unending troop of Apple (and guests) presenters took to the …

2018-10-31: 🎙️ The Outpost Show 30 - iPad Special Event I mentioned on Twitter, a few days ago, that everyone will get bored of my voice this week and now …

2018-10-31: 🎙️ Pocket Sized Podcast 198 The latest episode of Pocket Sized Podcast is now available from your favourite podcast player. This …

2018-10-26: 🎙 14: Apple Takes Manhattan In this week’s episode I look ahead to Apple’s (hopefully) iPad Pro focused event taking place on …

2018-10-25: Apple In The Big Apple Last week we received the news I, and many other iPad fans, had been waiting for. The expetected …

2018-10-24: 🎙 Pocket Sized Podcast 197 The latest episode of Pocket Sized Podcast is now available from your favourite podcast player. This …

2018-10-21: Are You The Product? As the big technology companies we know and love today continue to grow, there are fewer and fewer …

2018-10-17: 🎙 13: Making A Dent After a short hiatus, my solo podcast is now back up and running and episode 13 is available today. …

2018-10-16: Designing Apple Watch faces on the iPad If you’ve been on Twitter over the the last week or so you may have seen an explosion of …

2018-10-14: Get A ‘Real’ Camera This post is a follow-up / addition to a post written a couple of weeks ago, called The Best Camera …

2018-10-13: 🖥 An Introduction to Drag & Drop on iOS About a week ago, someone from the Pocket Sized Podcast Slack group mentioned that he’d like …

2018-10-12: Better Folders with Shortcuts A few weeks ago, David Sparks posted an interesting article over on his blog about a Siri Shortcuts …

2018-10-06: The Best Camera ... Episode 294 of The Accidental Tech Podcast featured a question from a listener that really piqued my …

2018-10-02: 🔗 iPhone XS Camera Deep Dive iPhone XS: Why It’s A Whole New Camera – Halide As it stands today, if you shoot RAW with an iPhone …

2018-10-02: Why ‘Crystal Skulls’ Isn’t The Worst Indy Film Before I get into this inane argument I just need to note that I actually wrote this post a few …

2018-10-01: 📱iPhone XS Max Homescreen - October 2018 I upgraded my iPhone from a Space Grey iPhone X to a gold iPhone XS Max a couple of weeks ago. …

2018-09-28: 🎙️ 12: Making A Good First Impression The best 3 star podcast is back … this week I share a few first impressions of the new Apple …

2018-09-22: 🎙️ 11: Shortcuts, Watches, and Switch Oh My It’s a bit delayed (sorry), but episode 11 of Upload has been … Uploaded! This week I talk …

2018-09-20: A Couple of Shortcut Tips My favourite feature that Apple introduced us to at WWDC this year was, far and away, Shortcuts. …

2018-09-13: 🎙️ 10: An Introduction to iOS Automation I’m really looking forward to getting my hands on the the Shortcuts app, finally, when iOS 12 …

2018-09-08: Automation on iOS - An Introduction Ever since I switched to an iPad as my primary computer, some time in 2014 (with the Air 2), iOS has …

2018-08-28: 🎙️ 8: For Those Wallets About To Die, We Salute You In this weeks episode I discuss some expectations for the upcoming Apple event in a week or two, and …

2018-08-27: The Case For A Clean Homescreen I have a problem … it’s the most pointless and unimportant problem to have, but I have it non …

2018-08-22: Look Ma, I'm famous (Or not) A few weeks ago I receieved a pretty random sounding Twitter DM from someone claiming to be from the …

2018-08-21: Day One 3.0. Dark Mode = 😍 Day One, an iOS journaling app I’ve been using for years now received its big 3.0 update. This …

2018-08-21: Indiepaper and the Indie landscape The more I dig around into micro.blog and the broader ‘indie’ landscape, the more …

2018-08-20: 🎙️ 7: Farewell, and thanks for all the tweets Upload #7 (my short form podcast) has just been posted. This one is called ‘Farewell, And Thanks For …

2018-08-19: Why Do I Check This Thing? I popped back onto Twitter to just read my timeline. Literally 30 seconds in and I read my first …

2018-08-19: The Thing With Things It’s getting to the point where I need a todo app to manage my todo apps. I’ve just spent another …

2018-08-19: The Good Old Days of Gaming Ultima Online was the first MMO I ever played, and I have some very cherished memories of my time …

2018-08-18: Is Focus Important? For anyone interested, I recently launched a short form podcast called Upload. It’s a (roughly) …