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AppStories, Episode 383 – The Trouble with iPadOS

This week on AppStories, we examine iPadOS and the ways it has failed to get the basics right.


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The Trouble with iPadOS


On AppStories+, behind the scenes of a roller coaster week at MacStories.

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AppStories, Episode 382 – A Roomful of Suits: AltStore and Delta with Riley Testut

This week on AppStories, we are joined by Riley Testut for a conversation about the history of AltStore from side-loaded app to official alternative app marketplace in the EU and Delta’s dominance of the Top Free App chart in the US and elsewhere..


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An Interview with Riley Testut


On AppStories+, I propose an optimistic perspective on iOS gaming.

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AppStories, Episode 380 – Obsidian Setup Check-In

This week on AppStories, we revisit our Obsidian systems, themes, and favorite plugins.


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An Obsidian Check-In


On AppStories+, Federico ponders what notes are, what they should be, and whether he should document more of what he learns on the web.

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AppStories, Episode 379 – A Classic Mac Pick 2

This week on AppStories, we return with a classic Pick 2 episode focused on the Mac.


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A Classic Mac Pick 2


On AppStories+, we talk about Apple’s decision to allow game emulators and game streaming services on the iPhone worldwide.

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AppStories, Episode 378 – Are We Entering a Post-App World?

This week on AppStories, we explore whether we’re experiencing the beginning of the end of apps and consider what might replace them.


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Are We Entering a Post-App World?


On AppStories+, we explain why we’ve said goodbye to time tracking.

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AppStories, Episode 377 – Why the DOJ Claims Apple Is a Monopoly

This week on AppStories, we explain what’s going on with the US Department of Justice’s lawsuit against Apple that claims the iPhone-maker is monopolizing the smartphone market.


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The US Department of Justice’s Antitrust Complaint Against Apple


On AppStories+, I explain the research and writing workflow I developed for big projects like covering the DOJ’s lawsuit against Apple.

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AppStories, Episode 376 – Shortcuts Wishlist (2024 Edition)

This week on AppStories, we take a hard look at Shortcuts to discuss what needs fixing and the new features we hope to see Apple announce at WWDC this year.


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Shortcuts Wishlist


On AppStories+, we explain the recent changes we’ve made at MacStories and how we’re approaching its future.

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AppStories, Episode 375 – Why’d You Download That?

This week on AppStories, we take a look at our latest app downloads on a variety of Apple devices.


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Why’d You Download That?


On AppStories+, I cover is attempts to integrate text-to-speech engines with read-later apps.

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AppStories, Episode 374 – Examining Apple App and OS Design Trends

This week on AppStories, we examine Apple’s Sports and Journal apps and visionOS for clues to what their designs may mean for the next major revisions of Apple’s OSes.


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On AppStories+, I tackle whether Federico needs an Apple Studio Display and offer a more portable solution.

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