PSP 196 — The Juicy Ferrite Core

Ferrite is an app whose time has come, and because we’re podcasters, we love this app. Also, updates, follow-up, Apple Watch face consternation, and some of the world’s amazing ancient history.

Links

The Dent

https://thedent.net

iOS Productivity – An Introduction to Drag & Drop

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BL0hrvqLgVg

LumaFusion for iOS

https://luma-touch.com/lumafusion-for-ios/

Ferrite Recording Studio

https://www.wooji-juice.com/products/ferrite/

Ferrite User Guides

http://service.wooji-juice.com/ferrite/user-guide/version/?v=2.0.2

Ferrite YouTube channel

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=udHEbHMjOiU&list=PLln17yCHKYDDAvXoMfx_z0gUZJ9hmlBRl

Steve Troughton-Smith watch faces

https://github.com/steventroughtonsmith/SpriteKitWatchFace

David Smith watch faces

https://david-smith.org/blog/2018/10/12/exploring-custom-watchos-watch-faces/

Why it’s hard to read the time on Infograph

https://marco.org/2018/10/09/infograph-legibility

Listening in Overcast shortcut (share sheet version)

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/2bdf25c8819849228216c29e9275384e

Listening in Overcast Siri shortcut (siri/widget version)

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/be5572dc3ff3448b86ed53a6310f39fd

Listening in OC & Drafts shortcut (share sheet version)

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/ba66133f69eb4c22a16a61b385e57ca0

Listening in OC & Drafts Siri shortcut (siri/widget version)

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/3b2a21a32fdf4911a90fdad17b1cae83

Log Overcast to Drafts shortcut (share sheet version)

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/b66f320afff94f08a7c668e937c4de7f

Log Overcast to Drafts Siri shortcut (siri/widget version)

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/56398b846d1449ba87af6e34fd9a4a74

OC Show notes (share sheet or used in another shortcut)

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/9ac348cb90f444d7aae6ae58d9026bb2

Listening in Overcast Linky edition (good for posting to Mastodon) (share sheet version)

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/84b6c3184bd1453f94200eabdfddda36

Listening in OC & Drafts Linky edition (good for posting to Mastodon) (share sheet version)

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/c1483d5ca62e4999bb27ddb60e8ce2a6

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PSP 195 — Edge to edge iPad

It’s possible that new iPads are coming and Andy wants one. Facebook naively thinks you might trust them enough to put their camera in your house. And it may be the best time ever to jump into Doctor Who.

Links

Exclusive: iPad Pro Face ID details, 4K HDR video over USB-C, AirPods-like Apple Pencil 2 pairing, more

https://9to5mac.com/2018/10/08/2018-ipad-pro-details-face-id-display/

Google Pixel Slate

https://www.blog.google/products/pixel-slate/pixel-slate/

Brydge Keyboard

https://www.brydge.com

Apple Smart Keyboard for iPad Pro

https://www.apple.com/smart-keyboard/

Facebook unveils the Portal, a video chat camera for the people who still trust Facebook

https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2018/10/08/facebook-unveils-portal-video-chat-camera-people-who-still-trust-facebook/

Doctor Who

https://www.doctorwho.tv

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PSP 194 — Photos to the Max

Andy and Scott philosophize about taking pictures on iPhone Xs Max, making Overcast shortcuts, troubleshooting Carrot Weather on Apple Watch, and Andy’s permaban.

Links

AndyNicolaides.com

http://www.andynicolaides.com

Knee Scooters

https://www.scooterforbrokenleg.com/knee-scooters/

Halide iOS photo app

https://halide.cam

Darkroom for iOS

http://darkroom.co

iCloud storage plan tiers

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201238

Overcast 5.0.2 Adds New Series 4 Complications, More Siri Shortcuts

https://www.macstories.net/ios/overcast-5-0-2-adds-new-series-4-complications-more-siri-shortcuts/

Carrot Weather for iOS

http://www.meetcarrot.com/weather/

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PSP 193 — Yellow tracksuit

Andy is back, and he and Scott talk more about Shortcuts, 1Password, yellow tracksuits, and stalkers on the M1.

Links

Apple Shortcuts app

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/shortcuts/id915249334?mt=8

RoutineHub Shortcuts directory

https://routinehub.co

A couple of Shortcut tips — Andy Nicolaides

http://www.andynicolaides.com/2018/09/20/a-couple-of.html

Workflow (Shortcuts) Tags shortcut

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/8540994995e6459988e681b2ddce9334

Airtable

https://airtable.com

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PSP 192 — There are no shortcuts

There are no shortcuts in life, but there are in Siri, and Vic and Scott talk about them. It’s the first of what will be many dives into iOS automation.

Links

Shortcuts app

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/shortcuts/id915249334?mt=8

Shortcuts EXPLAINED!

https://youtu.be/_h0xJJi4AbA

Shortcuts User Guide

https://support.apple.com/guide/shortcuts/welcome/ios

Use x-callback-url with Shortcuts

https://support.apple.com/guide/shortcuts/use-x-callback-url-apdcd7f20a6f/ios

Vic’s Let’s Go to Work Shortcut

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/b6371892e70443c9859339e7aae942db

Vic’s ETA to Home Shortcut

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/a2443064d05e4645bc28b4b102e744c1

Vic’s Time to Go Home Shortcut

https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/7b47994897454f5c9382daa663ce1f33

Automators Podcast

https://www.relay.fm/automators

Automators Talk

https://talk.automators.fm

Sharecuts

https://sharecuts.app

Historic Gatlinburg Inn EST 1937

https://vichudson1.micro.blog/2018/09/12/historic-gatlinburg-inn.html

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PSP 191 — Andy’s traffic report roundabout

Two hosts whose names you can’t remember pontificate in the nicest manner possible about the September 12th fall Apple Event.

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Links

AndyNicolaides.com

http://www.andynicolaides.com

Upload Podcast

http://www.andynicolaides.com/podcast/

Andy Nicolaides on Micro.blog

https://micro.blog/AndyNicolaides

Andy Nicolaides on Twitter

https://twitter.com/AndyNicolaides

Apple September 2018 Keynote

https://www.apple.com/apple-events/september-2018/

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PSP 190 — Automatically Sleep, Wake, and Watch

Vic and Scott talk about the Tantsissa Auto apps for Apple Watch: AutoSleep and AutoWake.

Links

Easy payments in upcoming versions of Overcast

https://twitter.com/marcoarment/status/1028451747734409216

AutoSleep

http://autosleep.tantsissa.com

AutoWake

https://autowake.tantsissa.com

BubbleSort

https://bubblesort.show

Pocket Sized Podcast website

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PSP 189 — Kill all the wires

Vic cures cord rage with his new AirPods, and Vic and Scott try to troubleshoot low workout heart rate readings on Scott’s Apple Watch.

Links

AirPods

https://www.apple.com/airpods/

AirPods history

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AirPods

W1 Chip

https://9to5mac.com/guides/w1/

BubbleSort

https://bubblesort.show

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PSP 188 — The dreamiest voice

Sometimes you just want your iPhone to read you a story. Peter and Scott talk about pleasant ways to make this happen, both in native iOS text to speech and in the Voice Dream app.

Links

Voice Dream

http://www.voicedream.com

Voice Dream Reader

http://www.voicedream.com/reader/

Voice Dream Reader App Store link

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/voice-dream-reader/id496177674

Acapela voices demo

http://www.acapela-group.com/voices/demo/

Ivona voices demo

https://www.ivona.com/us/about-us/voice-portfolio/

Neospeech voices demo

https://www.neospeech.com/demo

How to enable spoken text on iPhone and iPad

https://www.imore.com/how-enable-spoken-text-iphone-and-ipad

Hands on with Voice Dream’s ebook narration

https://www.engadget.com/2014/09/02/hands-on-with-voice-dreams-ebook-narration/

Sonos Beam

https://www.sonos.com/en-us/shop/beam.html

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PSP 187 — End on the glute

The App Store is ten years old, and while others may have covered it better, Ronnie and Scott have feelings too.

Links

10 Years of App Store: A Timeline of Changes

https://www.macstories.net/stories/10-years-of-app-store-a-timeline-of-changes/

10 Years of App Store Controversies

https://www.macstories.net/stories/10-years-of-app-store-controversies/

App Preservation: Saving the App Store’s History

https://www.macstories.net/stories/app-preservation-saving-the-app-stores-history/

The App Store at 10: The Next Decade

https://www.macstories.net/stories/the-app-store-at-10-the-next-decade/

Personal App Store Stories from the MacStories Team

https://www.macstories.net/stories/personal-app-store-stories-from-the-macstories-team/

Developers’ Decade-Long Rollercoaster Ride: The Business of Selling Apps on the App Store

https://www.macstories.net/stories/developers-decade-long-rollercoaster-ride-the-business-of-selling-apps-on-the-app-store/

Toilet stickers

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/toilet-stickers/id1136966335?mt=8

Iconfactory Stickypoo stickers

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/iconfactory-stickypoo-stickers/id1150111764?mt=8

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