Smart Tech Today #2: Mesh WiFi and Voice-First Computing πŸŽ™

Mikah Sargent and I have recorded episode 2 of Smart Tech Today, this time over Skype and on the Twitch livestream. Here’s the description from the TWiT page: Mikah reveals he’s now dual-wielding mobile operating systems. Along with his iPhone 11 Pro Max, he’s carrying a OnePlus 7 Pro to better understand and make use […]

Smart Tech Today #1: Voice Assistants in Your Ears πŸŽ™

On Monday, Mikah Sargent and I recorded episode 1 of Smart Tech Today in person at the TWiT studio. In the show, we: Attempt to create nicknames for the major voice assistants. Be sure to share your ideas for Siri, Alexa, and Google nicknames by emailing stt@twit.tv! Discuss all the products Amazon announced at its […]

New DuetCam app shoots video with both cameras at once

Today, as first noticed by 9to5Mac, developer Marcel Schmitz launched a brand new app called DuetCam for $2.99 that takes advantage of iOS 13’s ability to record video with both the front-facing camera and one of the back cameras at the same time. Schmitz’ app basically lets you film what’s in front of you while […]

Announcing my Shortcuts Library, featuring 150 Siri Shortcuts to use with iOS 13

Now that Apple has officially released iOS 13 to the public, I am excited to share my personal library of 150+ custom Siri Shortcuts for everyone to add and use. I’ve worked countless hours this summer building up a database of my shortcuts, giving each shortcut a description and explanation of how I use it. […]

The Siri Shortcuts Field Guide, iOS 13 Edition | MacSparky πŸ”—

David Sparks has completely redone his Siri Shortcuts Field Guide1 for iOS 13: The new Shortcuts Field guide was shot entirely new with the new Shortcuts for iOS 13. Apple changed a lot and it is all covered in this field guide: Over 6 hours of downloadable video tutorials New materials for both beginners and […]