2019-02-06: New mug! I get to use my fantastic new @TextExpander mug today!

2019-01-12: Black Mirror: Bandersnatch I am going to avoid spoilers, but I finally saw Black Mirror’s Bandersnatch movie on Netflix. …

2019-01-01: Happy New Year! My family actually did the thing where we synced and watched the Avengers movie so …

2018-12-31: My favorite games of 2018, in no particular order: WoW: Battle for Azeroth God of War Spider-man …

2018-12-31: Since I love reading, I am ashamed to say I read less than 10 books this year. So I’ll just mention …

2018-12-31: My favorite movies of 2018, in no particular order: Avengers Infinity War Annihilation Spider-man …

2018-12-23: All day travel thanks to a connecting flight means I get to secure my connection using Encrypt.me at …

2018-12-09: I got the keyboard folio for the 11” iPad. It is smaller, so it will take some getting used to, but …

2018-12-09: To Apple’s credit, they were able to replace the key quickly without replacing the entire keyboard, …

2018-12-09: I am at an Apple Store trying to get the N key fixed on my ‘16 MBP. Based on reports, I’m surprised …

2018-11-27: This is the first time I thought of running a sleep timer on my HomePod, so imagine my surprise when …

2018-11-12: Excelsior.

2018-11-11: Charles for iOS is probably one of my favorite apps. Professionally, I’ve always relied on the …

2018-11-07: I went for the smaller iPad Pro and it just feels very good when holding it. The screen is gorgeous. …

2018-10-30: In for one of the new 11” iPad Pro. Space gray, 256 GB.

2018-10-15: Apparently lightning hit one of AT&T’s facilities, caught fire, and that’s why the whole DFW …

2018-10-03: This is a legit email from Amazon of a third-party seller abusing their system to promote their …

2018-09-22: Side note: activating cellular capabilities in my Series 4 was extremely confusing thanks to …

2018-09-22: Series 4 veredict: the best Apple Watch ever, no surprise. Didn’t notice a difference going from 42 …

2018-09-22: XS Max veredict: I missed having a big phone and didn’t realize how much. What’s next is waiting for …

2018-09-21: Congrats to all the Apple fans out there with shiny new toys, today.

2018-09-14: Big watch and big phone on launch date. Good night!

2018-09-12: I am upgrading my Watch Series 2 to the Series 4. I am unsure if I’ll be upgrading my X to any …

2018-09-12: Happy Apple X-Mas, everyone! May your wallets stay healthy.

2018-09-04: It’s after 8 PM and I am still on the train 30-ish(?) miles from Dallas. We were supposed to arrive …

2018-09-03: Boarded a train(!) back home. Either this is going to be fun, or extremely meh.

2018-08-31: Also, met this couple at the museum today. They seemed nice.

2018-08-31: I’m in Chicago. So it’s only fair I had deep dish pizza for dinner!

2018-08-29: 360iDev was amazing. Huge thanks to John and Nicole. And thanks to everyone who came to hear me talk …

2018-08-26: After my AA flight left the gate, its computer started misbehaving and they grounded us for an extra …

2018-08-26: Heading to Denver today for 360iDev. Very excited.

2018-08-23: Earlier today I was lucky enough to acquire my ticket to next year’s D23 Expo. The sorcerer package; …

2018-08-21: Whoops. Finger slipped and bought one of the new Nvidia cards. For my PC. But it would be nice if …

2018-08-07: Just finished watching the “super duper cut” of Deadpool 2 and the best thing is it actually has a …

2018-08-03: I bought one of those original GameBoy Advance consoles that are being modded and sold on …

2018-07-21: I bought a Thunderbolt 3 dock for my 2016 MBP and an ultrawidescreen monitor. The difference to my …

2018-07-09: I’ve recently gone retro game crazy and the current ones I’m playing include Parasite Eve (had never …

2018-06-24: I really enjoyed the Majora’s Mask speed run that was broadcast on Games Done Quick. Right now …

2018-06-09: I decided to install iOS 12 on my main phone. Time to test all the apps and see which are broken!

2018-06-09: I saw Hereditary. It’s a brilliant horror film, albeit with a bit of a predictable ending.

2018-06-04: I think WWDC ‘19 will be in even bigger demand (if that’s possible) only because Apple has …

2018-05-30: I’m getting excited for WWDC and I didn’t even get a ticket! 😂

2018-05-30: So… what are the odds that Apple next week announces a decrease in the percentage they keep …

2018-05-28: I’d love to see iOS 12 improve on DND mode by adding manual controls to select which apps can bypass …

2018-05-23: All I want for tvOS at WWDC is PiP.

2018-05-18: I am happy to say that this year I am going to be speaking at #360iDev about a VPN many of us in the …

2018-05-14: Disappointed that Aeromexico seemed to be blocking VPNs in their Mexico City Premier Lounge’s Wi-Fi …

2018-05-07: Having a cold and eating tacos is way better than just having a cold.

2018-04-29: Yesterday I saw the new Avengers movie, and I gotta say I did not see it coming when Snape kills …

2018-03-30: Ready Player One was good. Very different from the book, but good. 🤓

2018-03-22: My car has been declared a total loss thanks to a stupid driver speeding past a red light. I bought …

2018-03-17: A woman ran a red light and crashed into my car. She admitted all fault, but doesn’t have insurance. …

2018-03-16: So this picture for the March 27 event pretty much guarantees a new Apple Pen, right? But I’d …

2018-02-26: The Laughter True story: I heard a woman laugh somewhere in my apartment while watching TV. I was alone, or so I …

2018-02-14: It’s ridiculous that Disney doesn’t offer Coco in 4K for purchase on the Apple TV.

2018-02-13: I caved and got a HomePod. Short review: awesome audio, Siri hears me anywhere I am in my apartment, …

2018-01-26: HomePod still available for Feb 9 delivery. Lack of demand, good initial supply, Apple is doomed, or …

2018-01-19: Okay, I definitely laughed out loud with this Google Arts match.

2018-01-06: Today, my naked iPhone X dropped off my desk to the hardwood floor. It’s… like new! I guess …

2018-01-01: Happy New Year! I am late in saying this because as soon as the celebrations were over, we put Black …

2017-12-24: Merry Christmas! I am so happy that I got to spend the holidays with my family. Besides their usual …

2017-12-19: Got the new Echo Spot from Amazon. Impressive little device. But after I tried asking it to play …

2017-12-18: I shaved my head and beard; I have been wearing a hat in the cold weather. Face ID still recognized …

2017-12-16: I didn’t think that Episode VIII was bad, but the fact that it’s getting so many mixed reviews …

2017-12-09: I can only imagine my puzzled look when I try to unlock my iPad by swiping up and expected some Face …

2017-11-18: Ok, so Justice League is much better than the Batman v Superman film. I was pleasantly surprised it …

2017-11-15: Super Mario Odyssey was 👍👍

2017-11-11: Finally saw Thor Ragnarok. After the last two movies, I never thought one could be this good! 😍

2017-11-11: Here I was trying to swipe an app up to manually close it in the iPhone X, but it turns out you have …

2017-11-10: I know I’m a week late to the game, but the iPhone X is freaking gorgeous.

2017-11-10: Back from vacation, so that means I’m sorting through all the work I missed. But I have my shiny new …

2017-11-06: As I lost $40 between various slot machines, I suddenly won $180 and cashed out. Not bad!

2017-11-05: Landed in Vegas with tickets to two Cirque shows and Penn & Teller. Time to check out the …

2017-11-04: Blizzcon was great. Muse at the closing ceremony was awesome. As a first-time attendee, I hope I get …

2017-11-03: People all over the world are now discovering that Face ID is magic, after all. And here I …

2017-11-03: I am Kreethos.

2017-11-01: I hated the Privacy app. Never worked for me and it had non-existent customer support. On the other …

2017-10-26: I’m even more excited to play Super Mario Odyssey this weekend now that the embargo has lifted and …

2017-10-19: The Title Bug Story time! Back when I was leading the iOS efforts for various streaming apps, I got this ticket …

2017-10-16: In light of recent news, I am now running a VPN 24⁄7. I’ll let you decide whether …

2017-10-09: Star Wars tickets acquired for the Drafthouse!

2017-10-08: Home bar spotted in my 7 Plus.

2017-10-04: I just finished installing a Nest Thermostat E and it’s doing its thing now. Let’s see how well it …

2017-10-02: I’m not sure that I like how the folks behind Cujo called me after dinner time because they know my …

2017-09-30: Getting some early work done with a really swell new cup from a pit stop in Orlando.

2017-09-25: OH: “The JIRAs… it sounds like a bad sitcom.”

2017-09-24: I was 16 when the last episode of a Star Trek TV series aired. It’s been a long wait, but we have a …

2017-09-24: Separating apps and games in the App Store is one of the best things Apple has done, and I’m happy …

2017-09-22: No iPhone for me today, but I got the 4K Apple TV. First test film: Warcraft. Pure eye candy. So …

2017-09-19: Large earthquake in central Mexico. My family is fine, but many are not. Buildings and structures …

2017-09-16: Current status: Dug up old PC tower to turn into a media server. I’m thinking a to-be-determined …

2017-09-16: To my friends in Mexico: Happy Independence Day.

2017-09-13: I really like how Apple has added new videos for developers instead of waiting until next the next …

2017-09-13: I’ve decided to get up at 2 AM on Friday to pre-order… an Apple TV 4K.

2017-09-13: That being said, if I do decide to upgrade from my 7 Plus, it will be to the X. The 8 Plus is not …

2017-09-13: I’m torn about the iPhone X with the new details revealed. I’ve been using the Plus variants since …

2017-09-12: The worst thing about the iPhone X is the wait. Hashtag first world problems.

2017-09-12: So… is anything interesting happening today? 🙃

2017-08-30: I wanted to get an AT&T account online but they couldn’t verify I exist. That’s a …

2017-08-27: It all makes sense now. The last few Game of Thrones episodes were setting up for the Wrath of the …

2017-08-26: Grandchildren find old Xbox One in attic. Get necessary adapters for holo TV. A message finally …

2017-08-24: Today I learned those two speakers in my apartment are indeed used for fire alarms and emergencies. …

2017-08-13: Odd thing to remember today. As a kid I once used software on our Macintosh Performa that allowed …

2017-08-12: Now that I have tried various VR games, Robo Recall is indeed the best one. Makes you feel like a …

2017-08-11: I got an Oculus Rift thanks to its new lower price. Awesome experience and better than the PSVR if …

2017-08-05: I honestly feel bad for whoever at Apple put the HomePod firmware up for public access. Mistakes do …

2017-08-01: Amazon’s customer service is incredible.

2017-07-26: I am more organized than ever thanks to the Things and Bear apps.

2017-07-25: Insert joke about going through airport security and someone touching my junk.

2017-07-19: There’s no question about it that I’m cursed when it comes American Airlines. Like my …

2017-07-18: Today I felt like listening to the Final Fantasy VIII soundtrack while working ☺️

2017-07-16: I don’t always drink mead. But when I do, it’s because it’s Game of Thrones day.

2017-07-15: Achievement unlocked: Walk around the new apartment without tripping on any boxes. (I am almost done …

2017-07-13: There was a problem on my iPhone after attempting (and failing) to use Robokiller. A very helpful …

2017-07-12: Current status: reclined on the couch with a bag of ice in my back. Computer in lap. Phone at hand.

2017-07-12: I think I hurt my back on this, the very last day, of moving.

2017-07-11: My body cannot handle any more moving today. Almost made it today, but estimate I am at 90 percent …

2017-07-11: Cavalry is here! My move-in progress jumped to 75%!

2017-07-10: I am now about 40% moved in. Tomorrow I bring in some help to finish. I’m tired. 😴

2017-07-10: Got the keys to my new apartment since 9 AM. Hour and a half later… I’m 10% moved in 😓

2017-07-09: Another thing I noticed from my recent packing: I own a ton of Lightning cables, but only 2 dock …

2017-07-09: Blast from the past while packing the last few boxes for tomorrow’s move. It’s for …

2017-07-08: Go see the new Spider-Man movie.

2017-07-08: Getting the keys to my new apartment on Monday. There’s more boxes than anything else here …

2017-07-07: It finally happened: an Amazon customer support rep told me to go buy things elsewhere when I …

2017-07-07: Just saw that Little Snitch 4 is out for Mac. Bought the paid upgrade. I really like the new map …

2017-07-06: Remember Front Row on the Macs?

2017-06-29: Happy 10th birthday, little iPhone. Thank you for the career.

2017-06-25: I just voluntarily watched Transformers 5. AMA.

2017-06-24: Steam sales are hazardous to my wallet’s health. What else is new?

2017-06-20: I was actually surprised while riding how accurate my Dallas trolley app is… thank you, …

2017-06-11: After WWDC, I’m pumped to go back to work and put into practice what I learned last week. …

2017-06-11: Finally got Horizon Zero Dawn for PS4. This game is gorgeous!

2017-06-10: I officially rate my WWDC 2017 experience a 10⁄10, only 1 point short of 2013’s …

2017-06-10: For the record, El Capitan still makes me giggle more than High Sierra.

2017-06-09: I really enjoyed this WWDC – the people, the material, the labs, the fun times. Hopefully it …

2017-06-07: So it turns out they had Apple backpacks at the company store but they sold out rather quickly. …

2017-06-06: I’m using @getcloak at the WWDC WiFi while in line for the “Privacy and Your Apps” …

2017-06-05: Amazing seats at the keynote.

2017-06-05: A lot more packed inside than the wide Moscone halls. #WWDC

2017-06-05: Got in line at 3 AM to almost no line. Right now it’s still a very short line compared to …

2017-06-04: This is a good spot to chill in front of the main entrance, with good shade.

2017-06-04: I can almost see the front of the convention center from my room!

2017-06-04: Made it all the way to San Jose for WWDC. If you want to meet up, let me know! I have stickers!

2017-06-04: At least there’s internet on this flight and have my connection secured thanks to @getcloak.

2017-06-03: I do agree that Wonder Woman is the best DC movie since The Dark Knight. I never read the comics, …

2017-06-01: All I want for iOS in WWDC is better multitasking, even for phones. Oh, and an iPad version of …

2017-06-01: All I want for tvOS in WWDC are user profiles and picture-in-picture.

2017-05-30: Why couldn’t they have released House of Cards last Friday? A long weekend is perfect for …

2017-05-30: Interesting that there’s now nightly events and get-togethers at WWDC.

2017-05-22: I am indeed working on an iOS client for Micro.Blog. It has most of the core functionality intact, …

2017-05-21: I went out apartment hunting today since my lease ends in the next few months. Lots of cool places …

2017-05-20: Hello world, from my work-in-progress MicroBlog client for iOS.

2017-05-17: New hobby is reading about companies and stocks. Even though I sold my stocks, I continue reading. …

2017-05-13: As a weekend project I’m doing a Micro Blog iOS client. It only fetches your timeline and …

2017-05-08: My new fidget cube has arrived to replace the old fidget semi-cube.

2017-05-03: Hulu’s new app is so over-designed that I cannot find anything anymore. Their new TV service …

2017-05-02: I’ve been living in Dallas close to a year now. I decided to release a small app that has …

2017-04-30: I don’t get what kind of ridiculous lesson Amazon is trying to “teach” Apple by …

2017-04-29: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is more of the same, especially if you owned the Wii U version, but it’s …

2017-04-28: Getting started with micro.blog. The idea sounded so cool that I knew I just had to back it on …

2017-04-25: Hello World