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  • 2022-08-07: When I first start using Glass, I found it annoying that you have to click into each photo to see …

    2022-08-06: I know everyone probably has far too many YouTube accounts to follow, but if you have any room in …

    2022-08-06: Why is it that my consoles (and PC) are connected to power and wifi all day, yet never just update …

    2022-08-06: I’ve not been around much, so I was going to write a short introduction post telling you where to …

    2022-08-06: I was never that happy with the name I used for my blog before, because I felt it pigeon holed me …

    2022-08-06: Does anyone know how to embed a YouTube channel (not specific video) into a page? ive tried it here …

    2022-08-05: Images are still dead since changing my domain. Gah.

    2022-08-04: It’s been a couple of days since I updated my domain name and the images haven’t updated …

    2022-08-03: Does anyone know how long it usually takes for image links to br updated when you chnage domains …

    2022-05-16: I discovered and brought some of these things back with me from Korea. It’s called a Marimo and …

    2022-05-13: Seoul from 122 stories up

    2022-05-09: Thinking Room

    2022-05-01: Oh no, I’ve fallen hard back into World of Warcraft. I’m a little disappointed with myself … but I’m …

    2022-04-30: It’s a little fiddly to use, at first, but the Clips app by Apple is really underrated I think. It’s …

    2022-04-30: I stopped using HEY for my email but I’ve actually started to miss some of its features that I …

    2022-04-30: I’ve got my first trip (via work) to South Korea coming up soon. I’m not sure I’ve …

    2022-04-29: DC Universe Unlimited Finally Launches in The U.K.

    Marvel’s ‘Netflix for comicbooks’, Marvel Unlimited has been out in the U.K. for some time now. I …

    2022-04-27: Mastodon is a crappier, lonelier Twitter … yet I’m finding myself using it more than I planned just …

    2022-04-25: Those of you that blog regularly, how do you find inspiration for what to write about? I really like …

    2022-04-23: Do any of you art folks know where in the CSS of my site the orange border around the ‘read more’ …

    2022-04-23: Looks like I balls’d up all of the CSS on my site. Ah well, will fix it at some point! 🤦‍♂️

    2022-04-23: Micro Book Review - Gerald’s Game by Stephen King

    Gerard’s Game

    I’ve read quite a few Stephen King book now, over the years, and one thing that never fails to …

    2022-04-21: Did I see somewhere you can run a newsletter from micro.blog now? Or am I imaging that?

    2022-04-19: My home in New World is small and packed full of junk, but it’s home …

    2022-04-18: Finished reading: The Talisman by Stephen King 📚

    2022-04-18: Hard one today! Is anyone else playing this daily? It’s more in my wheelhouse than Wordle. Framed …

    2022-04-17: Bit of a Homescreen rejig though still looking a bit of a mess. There are some really cool things …

    2022-04-17: I’ve got to the point, finally, that I don’t change my todo app constantly, but I do like playing …

    2022-04-17: The 100th and final level of the Halo Infinite Battlepass gives you … an amazing lump of metal to …

    2022-04-17: Happy Easter for those that celebrate it. Happy Sunday to everyone else!

    2022-04-15: He’s seen things …

    2022-04-15: Does anyone have a good way of sharing Glass links to m.b? I guess just add it to Glass then share …

    2022-04-15: Does anyone have a link to that service like Foursquare that’s ‘open web’ friendly and you can use …

    2022-04-15: I know you’d expect them to be for the price, but I’ve been using the AirPods Max as my gaming …

    2022-04-13: I need to fiddle around with my site settings a bit at some point so I can add a Monokai theme I …

    2022-04-13: I finally had a chance to run the latest @playnewworld Expedition and I’m really impressed. It looks …

    2022-04-12: Tough one, I’ve not seen the film so a bit of an educated guess. Framed #32 🎥 🟥 🟥 🟩 ⬛ ⬛ ⬛ framed.wtf

    2022-04-12: Back to work today after a week on leave. Only the 800 or so emails to catch up on … 😬

    2022-04-11: Fountain

    2022-04-10: Fountain ⛲️ glass.photo/andyn/7gz…

    2022-04-10: Fortnite - The Best BR For Normal People?

    I’ve written about my current obsession with competitive multiplayer games a few times recently, so …

    2022-04-09: I’ve got quite a few posts on my HEY World blog posted since I stopped hosting on micro.blog. The …

    2022-04-09: Trying some Hunt: Showdown on Twitch: www.twitch.tv/thedent

    2022-04-09: Man, I love this game.

    2022-04-09: What is the use / purpose of setting up a ‘mastodon-compatible username?

    2022-04-09: Something I didn’t realise I missed so much about micro.blog when I stopped using it is the fact you …

    2022-04-09: So many games to play, so little time to play them. I think, at the moment, I’m going to focus on: …

    2022-04-09: Is the guide on configuring DNS settings still correct? I set this up on Hover over 24hrs ago but I …

    2022-04-09: If you’re not watching Severance on Apple TV+ you’re missing out. What an incredible show. It even …

    2022-04-08: Ok I think my posts will appear now … let’s see.

    2022-04-08: Test

    2022-04-08: I think my posts aren’t appearing in the timeline, after signing up again. Grand.

    2022-04-08: Morning folks! How’s everyone doing today?

    2022-04-07: What was the account that shares info about new Micro.blog updates again? I’m wondering what’s …

    2022-04-07: In keeping with tradition, it’s been 6 months since I last used Micro.Blog so once again this is my …

    2021-12-20: The Denties

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    Michael Scott has his coveted Dundies awards. Upgrade has its Upgradies and, now, The Dent has … …

    2021-11-16: Ghost vs. HEY world on TheDent.net or HEY world

    2021-11-11: Test

    2021-11-10: Test again to see if a post I make actually posts …

    2021-11-10: Test

    2021-11-10: Is it normal for it to take 10mins > for posts to turn up on micro.blog? Why is this still a …

    2021-11-10: I was going to update my Photos page on micro.blog with some new pictures but the Glass profile page …

    2021-11-09: I’m baaaaaaack … for a while! :D

    2021-11-09: How To Train Your AirPods

    Apple has released many products over the years, with many of them quickly becoming a pop culture …

    2021-10-04: I’m loving this camera on the iPhone 13 Pro Max.

    2021-09-21: Currently reading: The Long Walk by Stephen King 📚. This is a very odd one so far, but as always …

    2021-09-21: I’ve had a list of blog posts I’d considered writing in Reminders since February. How many have I …

    2021-09-12: I resubbed to micro.blog with the best intentions of blogging and, two weeks later, still nothing. …

    2021-09-08: Currently reading: Salem’s Lot by Stephen King 📚

    2021-09-07: Finished reading: Family Upstairs: A Novel by Lisa Jewell 📚

    2021-09-07: It may be time to admit that Battle Royale’s are just not for me.

    2021-09-07: I’m a terrible streamer, but I’ve started to get a few uploads done so far. I’ve started to stream …

    2021-09-06: I always find the stupidest reasons not to write on my blog. The current ‘excuse’? I …

    2021-09-05: I never get bored with how nice the Apple Books app is to use.

    2021-09-04: I’ve been using only iCloud mail for all my email for a few months now and, while it doesn’t …

    2021-09-03: Currently reading: Family Upstairs: A Novel by Lisa Jewell 📚

    2021-09-03: Does anyone know if it’s possible to embed a YouTube page / channel into a Page on micro.blog …

    2021-09-03: If I didn’t come back to micro.blog I’d have signed up to Hey again for Hey World, so I …

    2021-09-03: Well, I’ve re-subbed to micro.blog once again … I’m still going to be terrible at …

    2021-07-17: Reeder is such a well made app, and feature rich, but NetNewsWire is so clean, light and quick I …

    2021-07-15: I haven’t posted on the social part of micro.blog or blog blogged for over a month. Time to hiatus …

    2021-07-04: War, what is it good for?

    2021-06-23: Giving the new Brave Search beta a try for a few days. I

    2021-06-17: I’ve been playing around with Shortcuts posting to m.b but I’m seeing the following error when …

    2021-06-16: Desk rejig number 325 for the year. PCs done under the desk so I have a bit more room. Not sure if …

    2021-06-12: Poser.

    2021-06-10: Does anyone know why the images on my blog are so large and don’t respect the sizes I put into the …

    2021-06-10: Improvements Coming to iCloud Mail on The Web

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    Apple Mail looks to be receiving some interesting new updates across Apple’s OS’s this …

    2021-06-06: Currently reading: Leviathan Wakes by James S. A. Corey 📚

    2021-06-06: I may need to turn off seeing replies in my Micro.blog feed. Every time I open it up to ‘get …

    2021-06-05: Do you ever get those days when you really fancy writing something but have no ideas if what to …

    2021-06-05: Keeping watch. It looks like I added the background myself, but it’s just a board in the enclosure. …

    2021-06-05: I know how he feels.

    2021-06-04: 6 o’clock.

    2021-05-31: Finished reading: Visitor by Lee Child 📚

    2021-05-30: Here’s a bit of an experiment. Dented - issue #1 👍

    2021-05-29: The Issue With iMessage Backups

    Spencer Dailey, on accessing iMessage backups:

    Many iPhone owners have iMessages from years ago …

    2021-05-28: “Apple should make a games console!” … meanwhile: thedent.net/2021/05/2…

    2021-05-28: Who needs WWDC for macOS on an iPad? 😂

    2021-05-28: Trying to have a bit of a Twitter break for a bit, and will try to post here more. Starting to get …

    2021-05-27: These two are a nice little pairing …

    2021-05-26: My current iPad Pro homescreen. I really need to get some new, fun apps to play around with.

    2021-05-26: Apple Made a Gaming Console And You Missed It

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    For years now, people have questioned why Apple hasn’t gone all in on gaming, and created a …

    2021-05-26: Even the low end Mac Mini is so incredibly fast at just launching apps. I think this is a big reason …

    2021-05-26: While I like the idea, I’m not sure I like the name The Dent for my personal blog anymore. If I …

    2021-05-26: This could be kind of fun. I may move my blog over to this?

    2021-05-26: I’ve no idea why I post to Instagram anymore. I’m not a huge ‘I hate the system’ person but more so …

    2021-05-26: Four blog posts in a month? Must be some kind of record for me 😂

    2021-05-26: Dew

    2021-05-26: Alien Life

    2021-05-23: MacBook vs. iPad

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    Almost every post I write at the moment seems to be prefaced with the statement ‘I’m an …

    2021-05-21: Can anyone recommend a good bag to carry a laptop, over-ear large headphones and some charging stuff …

    2021-05-19: What's In My Dock - macOS Edition

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    I’ve been an iPad guy for a long time now, but I recently picked up an M1 Mac Mini because, …

    2021-05-17: On the email front, because I know everyone really cares, I’m using iCloud for basically …

    2021-05-17: Darm you @ChrisJWilson and @GR36 for making me try Obsidian. I know really want to get my hands on …

    2021-05-17: What are some of your favourite newsletters? I need some new ones to follow. Feel free to recommend …

    2021-05-16: Downloading Obsidian. I know I’ll regret even taking a look …

    2021-05-16: I’ve just realised that I haven’t thought about the design of my blog for a long time …

    2021-05-16: Hmm.

    2021-05-16: Is iCloud Mail Just Good Enough

    I’ve been spending an inordinate amount of time looking at email services recently. I really have …

    2021-05-15: Moved my room around again.

    2021-05-15: I’m going full on Snowdon. 😂

    2021-05-14: There’s a new version of Protonmail in the works, apparently. If you go to the beta version of …

    2021-05-13: I’ve been having a look at ProtonMail a bit and saw they gave you a free @pm address also. That’s a …

    2021-05-13: I’m trying to make a concerted effort to play less games, and write more. I’ve turned …

    2021-05-12: I’m loving all of these book 📚 posts across m.b at the moment. I’m getting some ideas for new books …

    2021-05-12: As I climb into bed to read before sleeping I realise I’ve spent another night playing Call of Duty …

    2021-05-12: Do people actually do this? Who could actually be arsed? There must be an easier way …

    2021-05-12: I’m really liking the new Reading Library / Bookshelves feature in Micro.Blog. It’s …

    2021-05-12: Currently reading: Visitor by Lee Child 📚

    2021-05-10: Have any if you read the Expanse books, and seen the TV show? I’ve read and seen neither but …

    2021-05-10: I’m taking Fastmail for a spin. From what I can see, however, there is zero reason to use this …

    2021-05-10: I will not attempt a podcast again, I will not attempt a podcast again, I will not attempt a podcast …

    2021-05-09: Currently reading: Backwards by Rob Grant 📚

    2021-05-09: I’ve really another listen through to the first two Red Dwarf books on Apple Music. I want to read …

    2021-05-09: Big shout out to @vincent for the amazing work he puts in to Gluon. It’s such a joyful app to use, …

    2021-05-09: Farm life

    2021-05-09: I really need to convince myself to stop playing so much Call of Duty in my evenings and get some …

    2021-05-09: Finished reading: Better than Life by Grant Naylor 📚

    2021-05-09: I’ve seen quite a few people looking at Fastmail recently. I’m trying it out myself at the moment. …

    2021-05-07: Giving Onmail a try because, why not. It has a few Hey like features, like a Screener equivalent. …

    2021-05-05: All of these options for an iOS Homescreen these days and I have the dullest setup.

    2021-05-03: I’ve never been a Big Mac user, and I don’t know if the M1 chips change this, but do people …

    2021-05-03: That’s love

    2021-05-02: The new iPad Pro is just asking for this setup not to be as bad as it is currently … got everything …

    2021-05-02: View

    2021-05-02: The BEST Email Service

    There’s been a lot of talk in my timeline recently of people considering another move of service, …

    2021-04-29: After (another) round the houses trip through the wonderful world of email services and clients I’ve …

    2021-04-28: I think, despite the small crack across my iPad Pro’s screen, that I will not be buying the new iPad …

    2021-04-28: There seems to be a lot of praise for Fastmail, so I’ve signed up for a trial. I can’t …

    2021-04-28: Regarding those people considering if Hey is for you, I’d just say if you’re debating …

    2021-04-28: I have some Basecamp / Hey thoughts, but I think everyone is bored of this now. Should I still post …

    2021-04-28: This Hey / Basecamp stuff is getting a bit cringe now. DHH seems to have to have the last word …

    2021-04-28: I really like this screen / pop-up (whatever you’d call it) on iOS. Quickly jump back into whatever …

    2021-04-28: Still the best thing on Apple Music.

    2021-04-27: Currently reading: The Alchemist’s Secret by Scott Mariani 📚

    2021-04-27: Finished reading: Ready Player Two by Ernest Cline 📚

    2021-04-26: Right, it’s time to push through the pain tonight and finish Ready Player Two … 📚

    2021-04-26: I’ve reduced my Podcast subs down to the bare minimum in recent months.

    2021-04-24: Weird Reading Habits 📚

    As I’m sitting here forcing myself to finish Ready Player Two, I’m already thinking of what to read …

    2021-04-24: Well that is just too cute!

    2021-04-24: Wow, the For All Mankind finale was a rollercoaster. I did not want that ending but it was a …

    2021-04-24: Despite constantly trying to convince myself otherwise I’ve found myself in a bit of a blog drought …

    2021-04-24: There really seems to be a lot of discourse about Hey and almost all posts I read about it debate …

    2021-04-24: I’m still slowly working my way through Ready Player Two. I’m about 70% of the way through but it’s …

    2021-04-21: I’ve spent so much time in the past tweaking my iPhone screen and I’ve got to the point I can’t …

    2021-04-21: Oh man, I’m not sure I can even bring myself to read it 😂

    2021-04-20: Want to read: Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie 📚

    2021-04-20: Does anyone know if all Apple Books books are DRM protected now? I was sure I could use Calibre to …

    2021-04-20: It’s blimin’ tough and equally frustrating to play but I’m a bit addicted to Warzone at the moment. …

    2021-04-19: Currently reading: The Three-Body Problem by Liu Cixin 📚

    2021-04-19: How it started … how it’s going 😂

    2021-04-19: This dog loves a lay in the sun in my home office while I’m working 🐶

    2021-04-18: Every time I’ve tried to grow things they die, so I thought I’d try one more time with a few herbs …

    2021-04-18: Hmm wife’s busy and my daughters playing a bit of Roblox. Probably a good time to try and read a bit …

    2021-04-17: Making friends today. 🦒

    2021-04-16: The latest episode of For All Mankind is / was a bit of a dooooozy. What a great show. It could run …

    2021-04-15: What a pretty game this is! (Cozy Grove, Apple Arcade) 🎮

    2021-04-14: I started playing The Elder Scrolls Online the other day. That was a mistake … it’s pretty great and …

    2021-04-13: Is this the digital equivalent of sweeping some mess under the carpet? 😂

    2021-04-13: My (sad) new hobby: Finding local places I like on Apple Maps, recommending them and adding some …

    2021-04-13: If Apple is forced to open up payments in the App Store to anyone I think it would be the death of …

    2021-04-12: The micro.blog homepage needs a dark mode.

    2021-04-12: I like the idea of Indiebookclub.biz as an indieweb alternative to things like GoodReads, but the …

    2021-04-11: Hever Castle

    2021-04-11: Hever Castle

    2021-04-11: Hever Castle

    2021-04-11: 🔗 iMessage and Outrage Theater Matt Birchler: … anyone who is shocked by these “revelations” is either not paying attention …

    2021-04-10: I’ve been back on Apple Mail from Hey for a day and I have to say it’s nice to just open a …

    2021-04-10: I’ve read literally zero books so far this year (unless you count 4-5 Roald Dahl books to my …

    2021-04-10: I think it needs a bit of an iron.

    2021-04-10: It looks like leaving Hey is harder than I thought it would be. I’ve tried forwarding the emails …

    2021-04-10: Cuddle time.

    2021-04-09: Anyone playing Star Trek legends on Apple Arcade? I’ve no idea what it does, but let me know if you …

    2021-04-09: Solving a Problem That Doesn’t Exist

    Isn’t it amazing what our brain decides is important sometimes? Instead of laying here at gone …

    2021-04-08: Can someone revoke my Warzone licence please? I’m so bad at this game, but can’t stop playing it. …

    2021-04-08: I’m happy with the look of my blog at the moment, but just out of interest (slippery slope …

    2021-04-08: 4 blog posts in April and it’s only the 8th? That’s about as many I’ve done in the …

    2021-04-07: I setup my Protonmail account years ago but never really used it. It’s actually looking like quite a …

    2021-04-07: There can be only one first officer right …? 🖖

    2021-04-07: I jump around with apps a fair bit, but I’m glad at least on the todo front I’m pretty fixed and …

    2021-04-07: Leeds Castle 🏰

    2021-04-07: This Star Trek game on Apple Arcade is a really fun little ‘dip in and out’ game. Amazing how chill …

    2021-04-06: Back when Apple Arcade first launched, I started doing daily posts of Apple Arcade game reviews. I …

    2021-04-06: Now that I’ve decided to stick with blogging on Micro.blog, at least until something more …

    2021-04-06: Change for Change Sake

    A few months ago I switched from using Google as my default search engine to Bing. I’ve been …

    2021-04-05: What I’m Playing - iOS Edition

    I’ve always been a big fan of games and gaming, ever since my family had an Atari ST back in the …

    2021-04-04: It pains me to admit that @gr36 was right again and my time using HEY World was a bit of a fad. …

    2021-04-04: I cleaned out and tidied up the shed this morning. I hate starting a job like this, but I love the …

    2021-04-04: I’ve always played quite a lot of iOS games, but I’ve been enjoying them a great deal recently. I …

    2021-04-03: Kiddos taken over my Twitch stream again. Ah well, at least someone’s using it!

    2021-04-03: I’ve given up being a Twitter completionist but it would be good if Micro.blog saved your place in …

    2021-04-03: My daughter has roped me into doing some light edits (just cuts when she’s changing her characters …

    2021-04-03: You can’t go wrong with a tray of koupes! 🇨🇾

    2021-04-02: I’ve been reading my daughter Roald Dahl books these last few weeks. She’s really enjoying them …

    2021-04-02: Make All Your Books an Audiobook For Free

    I’ve written about this before, but given the amount of times I’ve moved my blog around, I think …

    2021-04-02: AND a new game from the makers of Bayonetta …!

    2021-04-02: Wow, Apple Arcade just had a huge drop of some classic iOS games with a ‘+’ moniker. They seem to be …

    2021-04-02: There’s a couple of nice new additions to  Arcade today. Wonderbox and FANTASIAN both look pretty …

    2021-04-02: It’s decided … I’m taking Call of Duty Mobile Battle Royale adventures professional 😂

    2021-04-01: 🔗 Greg Morris - The value of your words Greg, writing on gr36.com: They don’t deserve to die and fade away once the newsfeed scrolls over …

    2021-04-01: Morning all! Last day of the working week, thank goodness. Enjoy your long weekends those of you …

    2021-03-31: I have such an issue with reading at the moment. When I’m not working I’m filling my evenings with …

    2021-03-31: Another boring desk post, I’m afraid, but with the addition of the monitor stand (with a built in …

    2021-03-29: I’ve been rewatching the MCU films recently. Iron Man 3 was a real slog, and I’m now at …

    2021-03-29: Look at her lady-like little paws. Very elegant!

    2021-03-29: This is the new corner setup on my desk. It looks neater than the other setup (the third picture) I …

    2021-03-29: Since I stopped messing about with my blog theme my new fiddling addiction has been my desk. …

    2021-03-29: So, I suppose, The Dent is back again … kind of.

    2021-03-29: I’ve subscribed to Micro.blog again, for at least one more month. I’ve been missing …

    2021-03-04: When to press the button: world.hey.com/andyn/whe…

    2021-03-04: Well, here’s my first HEY World post … world.hey.com/andyn/hey…

    2021-03-02: I’ve flipped flipped about on Hey since I signed up almost a year ago, but currently I’m enjoying …

    2021-03-02: I understand the internet people have for Clubhouse, but has anyone actually joined a room / chat …

    2021-02-28: Every year I convince myself to buy the highest end iPhone because I’ve got to have the best camera, …

    2021-02-28: The greatest trick a man ever pulled was convincing his wife that going to the dump was a chore he …

    2021-02-27: Do any of you guys play any Blozzard games? I’ve really got back in Hearthstone, WoW, Overwatch, and …

    2021-02-27: Stadia’s Death is Greatly Exaggerated, Sort of!

    It looks like Google Stadia is not long for this world.. I’d like to be wrong, it’s an interesting …

    2021-02-27: About a week into redownloading World of Warcraft and I’m still regretting it. I’ve been grinding …

    2021-02-26: Why is it that, when replying, it’s not possible to reply to an entire thread of people and only the …

    2021-02-26: One good thing about using Hey for email is you can share your email a lot more freely without …

    2021-02-25: Are any of you Hey users? If so, how do go about maintaining your various sections? When it comes to …

    2021-02-24: Note to self, fix the About page! It has broken links and references to a podcast that doesn’t …

    2021-02-24: Evolution.

    2021-02-24: Downloading and resubscribing to World of Warcraft after years of avoiding it wasn’t the best …

    2021-02-23: Blogging with Hey.com

    Love it or loathe it, the team behind Hey have some very interesting ideas and, now that Hey for …

    2021-02-23: These lights are spreading …

    2021-02-23: Sooooo how do I get fancy replies at the bottom of my posts?

    2021-02-23: My blogging has been non-existent recently, I’m afraid. I have, however, been attempting to …

    2021-02-23: Well, here I am again …

    2021-02-05: Know When to Fold ‘em

    I’ve had my blog for a few years now, and it started off fairly well. I posted reasonably regularly …

    2021-02-04: Right, last bit of RGB for the desk …

    2021-02-04: I started the Resident Evil 2 remake yesterday. It’s still close enough to the original but lots of …

    2021-02-02: I think I’ve said this at least once before, but each time I come back to m.b it strikes me that …

    2021-02-02: My lockdown happy place

    2021-02-02: I don’t usually keep a list of topics I’d like to blog about, usually because I rarely have time to …

    2021-02-01: I’m going to set Microsoft Bing as my default search engine for a while. That’s it, that’s the …

    2021-02-01: I’m writing a ‘what I’m playing in February’ post and trying to avoid gushing over Escape from …

    2021-01-31: Part of my Year of Improvement has begun.

    2021-01-31: Hey email is very unsubtle about flagging those senders that have tracking on isn’t it? 😂

    2021-01-31: Welp, I’ve resubbed to Micro.blog, in an effort to finally start posting to TheDent.net again. Who’s …

    2020-12-20: Hever Castle

    2020-12-20: Reflections

    2020-11-30: Having not used a Mac properly for years, its been fun to dig around with this Mac Mini and find …

    2020-11-22: Is there a trick to reading in bed and not falling asleep literally before the end of the first …

    2020-11-14: This thing’s tiny

    2020-11-09: My iPad Mini has been stripped of all distracting apps and notifications and is now purely a reading …

    2020-11-08: I really can’t get Hey email to click for me, I have too many uses for my @mac and @gmail accounts …

    2020-11-07: Next week will be a busy one for goodies. Xbox Series X on Tuesday and new iPhone on Friday! Then I …

    2020-10-24: My weekend homescreen needs some work, but I use the feature to show and hide entire screens far …

    2020-10-19: Hey, It’s Not All Bad

    I wrote a short post about some of my impressions of the Hey email service after a few months of …

    2020-10-12: Does anyone know if it’s possible to set / change the url / slug of a post either before or after …

    2020-10-12: Finding Podcasts That Spark Joy

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    So many of the larger tech podcasts I listen to no longer ‘spark joy’ so I’m going to have a full …

    2020-10-10: I’d love a Sunlit iOS widget. Just one to display a few recent photos or something. Any chances …

    2020-10-08: This is such a good song … music.apple.com

    2020-10-08: A Console War Like No Other

    Consoles Image courtesy of Tom’s Guide

    A few days ago, the PlayStation team took to YouTube to share a …

    2020-10-06: I’ve found myself getting a touch obsessed with competative multiplayer games on PC, so …

    2020-10-06: Hey Google

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    I’ve had quite an off and on relationship with Hey since I signed up for it just prior to its …

    2020-10-04: Blog Like No One’s Watching

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    Despite barely posting to my blog for months, I’m still weirdly …

    2020-10-04: I think I may have finally hit peak gaming for a while. Most of my evenings for the last few months …

    2020-10-04: Micro.blog really needs a dark mode on the web. I think I just melted my eyes opening at night on …

    2020-10-01: I’m very much looking forward to Hey widgets. That is all.

    2020-09-30: Dear American friends … I can see the debates last night trending today, with everyone saying …

    2020-09-30: Looks like there are some very interesting updates and improvements with Micro.blog 2.0. I’m looking …

    2020-09-29: Does anyone know how I can add a ‘More’ button to my posts at all? All I have is a ‘permalink’ …

    2020-09-29: There’s A Homescreen For That

    Ever since we were first introduced to iOS 14 back in June, I was excited about the prospect of …

    2020-09-14: The Dent Podcast is back ... sort of?

    A few months ago, in the peak of the Covid-19 lockdown, I built a gaming PC. This went surprisingly …

    2020-09-13: I adjusted my blog recently so it only shows part of the blog post, with the thing, but there’s no …

    2020-09-13: Will We See A Surprise Next Week?

    We’re now just a few days away from Apple’s traditional September event, but unlike many years …

    2020-09-05: Destiny 2 on a 7 year old laptop isn’t bad going.

    2020-09-03: Uh oh

    2020-08-22: Sleepy Moon Bear

    2020-08-18: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 18 Today’s theme: Grid A grid of metal and glass windows on …

    2020-08-17: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 17 Today’s theme: Cuddly I’m a day behind on the challenge …

    2020-08-16: Aurora Borealis on my bedroom ceiling

    2020-08-16: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 16 Today’s theme: Stationary Another old photo of mine, …

    2020-08-15: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 15 Today’s theme: Silhouette This is a pretty old picture, …

    2020-08-14: Slight Homescreen tweak.

    2020-08-14: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 14 Today’s theme: Among Snuggling up, among the covers. 📷 …

    2020-08-13: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 13 Today’s theme: Filter A good filter can make even a very …

    2020-08-12: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 12 Today’s theme: Sound I struggled a bit with this one to …

    2020-08-11: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 11 Today’s theme: Transport I’ve not had to commute into …

    2020-08-10: Dear book reading folks … do you read multiple books at a time or just get through one at a …

    2020-08-10: Onward on the Quest is really fantastic … it also makes me almost throw up and my head spin …

    2020-08-10: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 10 Today’s theme: Windows They say the eyes are the windows …

    2020-08-09: Does anyone have a graph of Covid-19 cases from March to now without the US on it? Are cases across …

    2020-08-09: I’ve gone full circle and I’m now back on Overcast for my podcast needs. Castro suits the current …

    2020-08-09: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 09 Today’s theme: Black & White Lonely 📷 #mbaug

    2020-08-08: I want to try and add some sort of ‘games I’m playing’ or ‘books I’m reading’ tracker onto my blog. …

    2020-08-08: Toxic community? What toxic community?

    2020-08-08: ‪Have I got the dullest Xbox Gamertag of all time? When I join s competitive game with a team full …

    2020-08-08: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 08 Today’s theme: View An Autumnal view from my living …

    2020-08-07: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 07 Today’s theme: Daytripping A trip to Hastings beach. 📷 …

    2020-08-06: I started to get better at opening  Books when I had a few minutes spare in the day instead of …

    2020-08-06: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 06 Today’s theme: Bisect I have to admit that I had to look …

    2020-08-05: Attempt number 4,384,384 to get into the Drafts app. I’ve tidied a lot of it up so at least i won’t …

    2020-08-05: Random book question for everyone … have any of you read a Star Trek / Star Wars book? …

    2020-08-05: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 05 Today’s theme: Flow Watching the water flow … 📷 …

    2020-08-04: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 04 Today’s theme: Peace A peaceful walk through the woods …

    2020-08-03: Does anyone know if it’s possible to update your sites RSS feed, so that I can update what is …

    2020-08-03: After posting my last post, all bar the latest post had disappeared from my homepage. Is this a …

    2020-08-03: Slight Apple Books Tweaks in iOS 14 Back in February I wrote a short post about a tiny change to Apple Books made in iOS 13.4. Well, 6 …

    2020-08-03: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 03 Today’s theme: Bug 📷 #mbaug

    2020-08-02: I may have traumatised the child

    2020-08-02: Currently reading: The Alchemist’s Secret by Scott Mariani 📚

    2020-08-02: Through The Trees

    2020-08-02: View from the North Downs, Kent.

    2020-08-02: I’m such an impressive gamer … dead in less than 15 seconds.

    2020-08-02: I’ve gone back and forth on this app so many times, but I think I’ve finally got it setup in such a …

    2020-08-02: August 2020 Photoblogging Challenge Day: 02 Today’s theme: Floating Some boats floating on a canal …

    2020-08-01: Twitch really needs a way to filter out anyone that says ‘bro’, ‘dude’, ‘brag’, or ‘what up?’ more …

    2020-08-01: I think this is the first social network I’ve joined where literally every random person I’ve …

    2020-08-01: I have so many good games to play across Switch, Xbox and PC yet I find myself constantly getting …

    2020-08-01: Am I missing something or does the official Micro.blog app and Sunlit not support tags? If so, …

    2020-08-01: Looking Up 📷 #mbaug

    2020-08-01: Which book 📚 shall I go for next? Or start a new series?

    2020-08-01: Finished reading: A Time To Kill by John Grisham 📚

    2020-07-29: By the lake

    2020-07-25: Sorry Apple Podcasts, I give up. You’ve re-added a hundred old episodes I’ve already listened to …

    2020-07-25: This is the most English photo you’ll see today. Queueing, rain, fish & chips. It’s just missing …

    2020-07-24: My zen space. One shot on the iPhone 11 Pro and one shot with the Pixel 4. I was going to share this …

    2020-07-24: I have an unhealthy addiction to trying out various different iPad / computer setups.

    2020-07-24: Testing out the Pixel ‘Night Sight’ feature.

    2020-07-24: Having a play around with the Sunlit 3.0 beta. Really like it so far. Not as drastically different …

    2020-07-23: I’m up to a whopping 9 followers on Twitch. If you want to see some bad gaming with no voice over …

    2020-07-21: Does anyone know if it’s possible to update my main RSS feed (thedent.net/feed.xml) do it only pulls …

    2020-07-20: It may finally be time to give up on the official Apple Podcasts app. The sync / app in general is …

    2020-07-19: The Path

    2020-07-19: Together.

    2020-07-19: Browsing through the Sunlit feed is very refreshing, compared to Instagram. So many more natural …

    2020-07-18: I need to somehow ban myself from buying anymore games for a long time. I already had a huge backlog …

    2020-07-17: My blog is now fully moved over from Ghost back to Micro.blog. My Photos page is now broken, but …

    2020-07-16: No you just bought Skyrim for the hundreth time …

    2020-07-15: I tweaked my logo slightly. Which one do you guys prefer?

    2020-07-15: What do you guys think of my current blog theme? Yay, or nay? And truncated posts, or full ones? Let …

    2020-07-14: Wear a mask people.

    2020-07-14: I think I’ve decided I’ll definitely move my blogging back to micro.blog from Ghost. Most of my …

    2020-07-12: My domain name (andynicolaides.com) is up for renewal. I’ve held onto it for years, he have never …

    2020-07-12: Sorry for all of the spam today, I’m just moving some of my posts over from my Ghost blog while I …

    2020-07-11: Tuckered Out 🐕

    2020-07-11: Flowing

    2020-07-11: This is what stops me from blogging … clips.twitch.tv/LaconicWa…

    2020-07-11: Currently reading: A Time To Kill by John Grisham 📚

    2020-07-11: I’ve just realised that the micro-post side of micro.blog is basically Twitter but with editing. So …

    2020-07-11: I love the PC I built, but it’s the sole reason I rarely blog anymore. My only free time to do it is …

    2020-07-11: If you have an Apple Arcade subscription, or haven’t used your trial yet, you need to try What The …

    2020-07-11: One post manually moved from Ghost to Micro.Blog. Only about 20 more to go 😓

    2020-07-10: I think I’m going to try posting to both here and my Ghost blog for a few weeks and see which …

    2020-07-10: I know everyone either comes to, or returns to, Micro.blog and says this, but it’s so refreshing …

    2020-07-09: Still deciding on a ‘look’ but this is how my Homescreen looks at the moment.

    2020-07-09: Does anyone know of a way to limit the posts that appear in your Archive page to only those of a …

    2020-07-09: Does anyone know of a good resource for finding Hugo themes that would work with Micro.blog? I quite …

    2020-07-08: Oh no …

    2020-07-08: Does anyone know of an easy way of importing posts from Ghost into Micro.blog at all?

    2020-07-07: I’ve been off of micro.blog for some months now, but have paid up for a month again to see …

    2020-06-16: Getting Work Done On An iPad Pro

    Depending on who you ask, you’ll get a completely different answer to the age old question of: ‘Can …

    2020-04-24: Ultimate Apple Setups

    I’ve been tweeting and posting quite a bit recently about my Apple based setups, so when an online …

    2020-04-22: The iPad Pro Magic Keyboard - Worth the Weight?

    The 2020 iPads Pro were introduced on 24th March, but for many people, including myself, ‘new …

    2020-04-09: My iPad Pro Setup I’ve explained previously that I’m a big iPad user and, until recently, I thought it impossible to …

    2020-04-04: Magic Keyboard - GrimeGate If you read my Magic Keyboard for iPad first impressions post you’d know that I’m pretty …

    2020-03-19: Looking Forward I’ve never been what you’d call a prolific writer on The Dent, but given the current events the …

    2020-03-19: My Flexible Friend, Now With More Flex I’ve posted many times on Twitter about all of the various configurations I use my iPad in. Far too …

    2020-03-03: Limits by Money Master: Your Budgeting Buddy I recently had my one year anniversary of being self-employed (I’m a contractor). Among the many …

    2020-02-11: Trying the ‘Viticci Method’ AirPods Pro Modification I’ve been a big fan of the AirPods since they launched and, being a self confessed Apple fan boy I …

    2020-02-10: Slight Apple Books Tweaks in iOS 13.4 Apple released the first developer beta of iOS 13.4 a few days ago and Apple blogs were quick to …

    2020-02-03: Is The iPad Intuitive? A few days ago, John Gruber and Matt Birchler had a bit of back and forth about the iPad and …

    2020-01-05: Currently reading: The Institute by Stephen King 📚

    2020-01-03: Finished reading: Doctor Sleep by Stephen King 📚

    2020-01-01: 🔗 The iPad Goes Full Circle - Greg Morris Greg Morris, writing on his blog gr36.com: I don’t need an iPad to be a working machine any longer; …

    2019-12-26: iOS Tidbit - Continuous Scrolling Reading List I’ve been using the built in iOS Reading List feature for some time now, but only today I discovered …

    2019-12-09: Want to read: The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss 📚

    2019-12-09: Currently reading: Doctor Sleep by Stephen King 📚

    2019-12-09: Finished reading: The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss 📚

    2019-12-08: The Lake

    2019-12-08: Flow

    2019-12-08: While having a long daily commute can get a bit tiring and my tail bone isn’t thanking me for it, it …

    2019-12-01: I’ve been enjoying The Name of The Wind, after quite a few recommendations, but it’s pretty slow …

    2019-11-22: The iPhone 11 Pro Max Smart Battery Case Back in February, I wrote a review for the, then new, iPhone Smart Battery Case for the iPhone XS. …

    2019-11-20: Currently reading: The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss 📚

    2019-11-20: Winter is Coming

    2019-11-20: Finished reading: The Moscow Cipher by Scott Mariani 📚

    2019-11-18: I know it got a bit of a hammering since launch, but I picked up Anthem on the Xbox for £6 the other …

    2019-11-18: Currently reading: The Moscow Cypher by Scott Mariani 📚

    2019-11-18: Finished reading: In The Woods by Tana French 📚

    2019-11-14: Into The Woods

    2019-11-12: Currently reading: In The Woods by Tana French 📚

    2019-11-12: Book Series Advice 📚 Can anyone recommend me a new book series to get into? I’m 15 books down this year, but for the most …

    2019-11-11: I’ve caught up with Episode 4 of both See and For All Mankind and I’m still really …

    2019-11-11: Finished reading: The Hard Way by Lee Child 📚

    2019-11-10: I’m really happy with the stock iOS apps, but I do get a feeling I’m missing out on so many great …

    2019-11-09: Micro.blog doesn’t include search functionality for visitors to your blog, which is a shame, but now …

    2019-11-08: Massive thanks to @mikehaynes for this help on getting my Archive page tidied up. The archive now …

    2019-11-08: Moderation Review: Meal Tracking For The Rest Of Us Trying to eat the right thing, and improve my health has been a constant battle for me over the …

    2019-11-07: The Water Tower

    2019-11-07: Autumn In England

    2019-11-07: An Autumnal Stroll

    2019-11-06: I would imagine no one is subscribed anymore, but I need to get a new podcast episode recorded. …

    2019-11-06: Thank you for those of you that have kindly made some suggestions on how I can tweak the look of my …

    2019-11-06: In an effort to satiate my desire to completely change my theme I’ve made a couple of small tweaks …

    2019-11-05: If any of you read my blog, what would you change / improve about it’s design? Do you think …

    2019-11-05: A slight iPad homescreen tweak. While the widgets on the homescreen do seem like quite a small …

    2019-11-05: Does anyone have a good setup / Shortcut to streamline some journaling to the iOS Notes app at all? …

    2019-11-04: Dear @gr36. Thanks for making me hate my blog theme and for getting down hearted that I have no …

    2019-11-04: For the first time in a long time, I’ve got quite a few ideas for posts in my list. Apple TV+ …

    2019-11-04: Adobe Photoshop for iPad: MVP To you all U.S. sports fans out there, no I’m not refering to Adobe Photoshop for iPad the …

    2019-11-04: Adobe Photoshop for iPad: MVP To you all U.S. sports fans out there, no I’m not refering to Adobe Photoshop for iPad the …

    2019-11-04: Adobe Photoshop for iPad: MVP To you all U.S. sports fans out there, no I’m not refering to Adobe Photoshop for iPad the …

    2019-11-02: My micro review of the first episode of See: 🤚😛. Eek 😂

    2019-11-02: Currently reading: The Hard Way by Lee Child 📚

    2019-11-01: Finished reading: Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovitch 📚

    2019-11-01: Homescreen: November 2019 Unbelievably, it’s November already, so I thought I’d do a quick Homescreen update post. First …

    2019-11-01: Homescreen: November 2019 Unbelievably, it’s November already, so I thought I’d do a quick Homescreen update post. First …

    2019-10-31: Mother and daughter attempt at some Halloween pumpkins 🎃

    2019-10-31: AirPods Pro Review: Is Silence Golden? Before I get started with this post, allow me to set the scene a little bit. I am, by no means …

    2019-10-31: AirPods Pro Review: Is Silence Golden? Before I get started with this post, allow me to set the scene a little bit. I am, by no means …

    2019-10-31: A quick stroll through the woods.

    2019-10-30: 🐶 💤

    2019-10-28: I’m sorry to repeat myself, but … 😍

    2019-10-26: You know when you’re not blogging enough when you start to want to change your design … I …

    2019-10-26: 💤 🐕

    2019-10-25: The Art Of The Draft One of the main things keeping me from posting more, I think, is that I have a bad habit of only …

    2019-10-25: The Art Of The Draft One of the main things keeping me from posting more, I think, is that I have a bad habit of only …

    2019-10-25: Opera House

    2019-10-24: Cave

    2019-10-24: Spelunking

    2019-10-23: 🌊

    2019-10-23: Birdsong

    2019-10-23: Currently reading: The Wind Through The Keyhole by Steven King 📚

    2019-10-22: If there’s anyone out there still following me for my blogging, I’m sorry posts have been few and …

    2019-10-22: Foam.

    2019-10-22: That’s £100 I’ll never see again then.

    2019-10-22: 🐶

    2019-10-21: I’m enjoying having some simple Siri Shortcuts on my Homescreen. They’re pretty useful.

    2019-10-20: Currently reading: Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovitch 📚

    2019-10-20: Finished reading: The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates 📚

    2019-10-19: 🍁

    2019-10-15: Autumnal 🍂

    2019-10-15: Landscape

    2019-10-15: A (small) bridge too far.

    2019-10-15: 🍂

    2019-10-11: Apple Arcade Adds 5 New Games It looks like Apple aren’t slowing down with their new Apple Arcade launches quite yet. Just 5 days …

    2019-10-11: Apple Arcade Adds 5 New Games It looks like Apple aren’t slowing down with their new Apple Arcade launches quite yet. Just 5 days …

    2019-10-08: 🏠

    2019-10-08: Currently reading: The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates 📚

    2019-10-08: Finished reading: Skyward by Brandon Sanderson 📚

    2019-10-06: PSA: New Apple Arcade Games Now Available For those keeping up, it looks like there are some new additions to Apple Arcade that have sprung up …

    2019-10-06: PSA: New Apple Arcade Games Now Available For those keeping up, it looks like there are some new additions to Apple Arcade that have sprung up …

    2019-10-05: The beast.

    2019-10-04: iOS 13 Tidbit: Convert Live Photo's into videos Since its introduction in iOS 11, Live Photo’s has truly been one of the core iOS features …

    2019-10-04: iOS 13 Tidbit: Convert Live Photo's into videos Since its introduction in iOS 11, Live Photo’s has truly been one of the core iOS features …

    2019-10-04: The Brydge Keyboard To me, a sign of a good review is how much reading / watching it makes me want to go and try out the …

    2019-10-04: The Brydge Keyboard To me, a sign of a good review is how much reading / watching it makes me want to go and try out the …

    2019-10-03: Oprah's Book Club - The Water Dancer 📚 I’m not sure if anyone is interested in following Oprah’s Book Club on Apple TV+ when it …

    2019-10-03: Oprah's Book Club - The Water Dancer 📚 I’m not sure if anyone is interested in following Oprah’s Book Club on Apple TV+ when it …

    2019-09-26: It’s not all that exciting, but I’m happy with my current iOS Homescreen setup. And, yes, attempt …

    2019-09-25: Apple Arcade Daily #9 - Word Laces Whilst surving bullet storms or going on an adventure across the world can be great fun, you …

    2019-09-25: Apple Arcade Daily #9 - Word Laces Whilst surving bullet storms or going on an adventure across the world can be great fun, you …

    2019-09-24: Finished reading: Pet Semetary by Stephen King 📚

    2019-09-24: Apple Arcade Daily #8 - Exit The Gungeon Enter The Gungeon is one of my favourite games I own on the Switch, so when I heard that there was a …

    2019-09-24: Apple Arcade Daily #8 - Exit The Gungeon Enter The Gungeon is one of my favourite games I own on the Switch, so when I heard that there was a …

    2019-09-24: Apple Arcade Daily #8 - Exit The Gungeon Enter The Gungeon is one of my favourite games I own on the Switch, so when I heard that there was a …

    2019-09-23: Apple Arcade Daily #7 - Hexaflip The last game I reviewed, Oceanhorn 2 is, as mentioned within, best experienced on the biggest …

    2019-09-23: Apple Arcade Daily #7 - Hexaflip The last game I reviewed, Oceanhorn 2 is, as mentioned within, best experienced on the biggest …

    2019-09-23: Apple Arcade Daily #7 - Hexaflip The last game I reviewed, Oceanhorn 2 is, as mentioned within, best experienced on the biggest …

    2019-09-22: As if we needed more proof, but  Arcade really highlights how much IAPs can turn a decent game into …

    2019-09-22: 🎙27: Give A Cat A Crayon This weeks episode is all about goodies and games. I talk briefly about my initial thoughts after a …

    2019-09-22: Currently reading: Fragments by Nathan Barham 📚

    2019-09-22: Finished reading: Changer by Matt Gemmell 📚

    2019-09-22: The navigation bar is getting a bit crowded now, but I’ve added a dedicated section for my daily  …

    2019-09-22: 🐕

    2019-09-22: Apple Arcade Daily #6 - Oceanhorn 2 It was, and is, my intention to keep these micro reviews true to their name. To keep them short and …

    2019-09-22: Apple Arcade Daily #6 - Oceanhorn 2 It was, and is, my intention to keep these micro reviews true to their name. To keep them short and …

    2019-09-22: Apple Arcade Daily #6 - Oceanhorn 2 It was, and is, my intention to keep these micro reviews true to their name. To keep them short and …

    2019-09-21: iPhone 11 Quick Tip - Wiggle Mode Since people started getting hold of their new iPhones 11, I’ve been seeing a lot of complaints or …

    2019-09-21: If you only ever read one book series in your life, make it Stephen King’s The Dark Tower series. …

    2019-09-21: I’m really liking the super wide angle (‘.5x’) lens on the iPhone 11 Pro Max. I’ve not had a chance …

    2019-09-21: Apple Arcade Daily #5 - Super Impossible Road Merriam Webster defines the world ‘impossible’ as something which is: Incapable of being or of …

    2019-09-21: Apple Arcade Daily #5 - Super Impossible Road Merriam Webster defines the world ‘impossible’ as something which is: Incapable of being or of …

    2019-09-21: Apple Arcade Daily #5 - Super Impossible Road Merriam Webster defines the world ‘impossible’ as something which is: Incapable of being or of …

    2019-09-20: I’m loving the new stock wallpapers on the new iPhones. Snazzy!

    2019-09-20: Apple Arcade Daily #4 - tint. After a manic week of work, family and digging through endless Apple Arcade games I needed a break …

    2019-09-20: Apple Arcade Daily #4 - tint. After a manic week of work, family and digging through endless Apple Arcade games I needed a break …

    2019-09-20: Apple Arcade Daily #4 - tint. After a manic week of work, family and digging through endless Apple Arcade games I needed a break …

    2019-09-19: Apple Arcade Daily #3 - Bleak Sword The previous Apple Arcade reviews that I’ve written have been for games that, in my opinion, are …

    2019-09-19: Apple Arcade Daily #3 - Bleak Sword The previous Apple Arcade reviews that I’ve written have been for games that, in my opinion, are …

    2019-09-19: Apple Arcade Daily #3 - Bleak Sword The previous Apple Arcade reviews that I’ve written have been for games that, in my opinion, are …

    2019-09-18: Apple Arcade Daily #2 - Agent Intercept Next up in our journey through the Apple Arcade catalogue is the excellent Agent Intercept by …

    2019-09-18: Apple Arcade Daily #2 - Agent Intercept Next up in our journey through the Apple Arcade catalogue is the excellent Agent Intercept by …

    2019-09-18: Apple Arcade Daily #2 - Agent Intercept Next up in our journey through the Apple Arcade catalogue is the excellent Agent Intercept by …

    2019-09-17: Apple Arcade Daily #1 - Hot Lava With the (early) launch of Apple Arcade to iOS / iPadOS beta testers, early adopters now have access …

    2019-09-17: Apple Arcade Daily #1 - Hot Lava With the (early) launch of Apple Arcade to iOS / iPadOS beta testers, early adopters now have access …

    2019-09-17: Apple Arcade Daily #1 - Hot Lava With the (early) launch of Apple Arcade to iOS / iPadOS beta testers, early adopters now have access …

    2019-09-14: Currently reading: Pet Sematary by Stephen King 📚

    2019-09-14: While the fact both screens have to be on, and they’re just duplicating each other, it’s still quite …

    2019-09-12: Finished reading: The Stand by Stephen King 📚

    2019-09-11: 🎙26: The iPhone 11 Pro Max Super Hyper Mega Phone 3000 You’ve heard the best, now hear the rest … or something. This years iPhone event has been and …

    2019-09-09: Just kill me …

    2019-09-09: Gaming on iOS has really gone up a notch recently. The iPad Pro is taking up more and more of my …

    2019-09-06: Just a quick PSA to let those of you that have kindly subscribed to my podcast. I’ve recently …

    2019-09-04: I’m moving my old podcast episodes over from Podbean to Micro.Blog so you may see some random posts …

    2019-09-01: I can’t resist constantly changing my iPadOS wallpaper. They all look so tasty.

    2019-08-31: 🎙25: The iPhone Event 2019 Preview The Dent podcast is back … again … In this weeks episode I have a quick cyat about a …

    2019-08-28: An Unexpected Benefit To Mouse Support in iPadOS I’m in a very lucky position in my life that, generally speaking, I can usually keep up to date with …

    2019-08-28: An Unexpected Benefit To Mouse Support in iPadOS I’m in a very lucky position in my life that, generally speaking, I can usually keep up to date with …

    2019-08-28: Show your hand

    2019-08-28: Icarus

    2019-08-27: Dark Noise - Simple, Powerful, Beautiful After so many years of operation, there are rarely completely original app ideas anymore. Most …

    2019-08-27: Dark Noise - Simple, Powerful, Beautiful After so many years of operation, there are rarely completely original app ideas anymore. Most …

    2019-08-25: Evening stroll to clear the mind

    2019-08-24: The bench at the end of the world

    2019-08-24: Barton-on-Sea

    2019-08-23: It’s strange that Mail isn’t included here as well, but it’s a good start …

    2019-08-18: I guess this is as close to AirPower we’re going to get …

    2019-08-18: I’ve got a few hours to myself this morning. How do I spend this precious time alone? Trip to …

    2019-08-17: £8.60 for 2 Cokes? Geeeez.

    2019-08-16: While I’m finding the iOS Homescreen really boring right now, I’m really loving the iPadOS one. I …

    2019-08-16: Because Brydge made sending the Brydge Pro 12.9 back as difficukt aa possible, I kept it and do keep …

    2019-08-14: It kind of blows my mind that some bloggers and podcasters that make a living of at least trying to …

    2019-08-13: I don’t use it that much, but when I need it, the Brydge Pro keyboard is pretty beastly.

    2019-08-13: It’s that time of the year again … time for another Red Dwarf rewatch.

    2019-08-11: I’ve given up all hope of my iOS Homescreen not looking like garbage these days. I’m really bored …

    2019-08-11: I’ve lost so many posts here because the iOS app crashes constantly when deleting things in iOS 13. …

    2019-08-11: 🌷

    2019-08-10: 🐕

    2019-08-10: You’d have to be insane not to buy this, especially at this price.

    2019-08-09: The dark mode in the micro.blog iOS app can’t ship soon enough. Being in dark mode across the whole …

    2019-08-09: ‪Britain is about to sink when it leaves the EU, gun nuts are running rampant, kids are being locked …

    2019-08-09: I still love my one and only iTunes review I’ve ever received … … You are traffic I …

    2019-08-07: What's in a name? One of the big questions I asked myself before moving my blog from Wordpress to Micro.Blog recently …

    2019-08-07: Minecraft World (the AR game) is both weird, and strangely compelling.

    2019-08-06: The light gamification of  Books and Activities has really struck a cord with me. For  Books I’ve …

    2019-08-06: ‪For years now I’ve been thinking of doing a podcast where I just read the first chapter of a …

    2019-08-06: Now that the  Card is rolling out I’ve seen quite a few comments around about Apple promoting …

    2019-08-06: ‪My kid was given … some kind of … balloon haemorrhoid … which is nice … …

    2019-08-05: Winston Churchill’s house and gardens at Chartwell.

    2019-08-05: Winston Churchill’s croquet lawn at his old house in Chartwell.

    2019-07-28: 🐕 👅

    2019-07-27: Slight Homescreen tweak

    2019-07-27: Currently reading: The Stand by Stephen King 📚

    2019-07-27: While I’ve hit my Reading Goal I set in  Books now, I think I have to admit the MacStories ebook …

    2019-07-27: Do I dare start the 47 hour monstrocity that is the The Stand audiobook?!

    2019-07-26: 📚 American Gods - Micro Review I’ve had American Gods in my  Books backlog for some time now, but now I’m on a bit of a book / …

    2019-07-26: 📚 American Gods - Micro Review I’ve had American Gods in my  Books backlog for some time now, but now I’m on a bit of a book / …

    2019-07-26: I think I need to fire up my dusty old Mac Mini this weekend to finish importing my Instagram …

    2019-07-26: Finished reading: American Gods by Neil Gaiman 📚

    2019-07-22: Does anyone know of an easy (preferably free) way to delete all of my old Tweets, without just …

    2019-07-20: Does anyone know of a good Indiebookclub equivilant site / service but for films / TV / Games etc.? …

    2019-07-20: Currently reading: American Gods by Neil Gaiman 📚

    2019-07-20: Leeds Castle Leeds Castle, Kent, really is a pretty beautiful place.

    2019-07-20: I’ve no idea what’s happening in this game, but it’s very pretty.

    2019-07-18: Finished reading: The Outsider by Steven King 📚

    2019-07-16: Doing a tech podcast, that you rely on for an income / part of your income, during the news starved …

    2019-07-15: I’m only about 15% of the way through The Outsider by Steven King and good Lord is it good! I …

    2019-07-14: Downloading incredibly slowly from privacy.apple.com and uploading the files to an SSD sure does …

    2019-07-14: A short trip to Hastings pebble beach.

    2019-07-13: Slowly, but surely, my photo backup to an external SSD (via iPadOS) is getting there. I just have to …

    2019-07-13: I’ve been really enjoying listening to more audiobooks and less podcasts this year.

    2019-07-13: My attempt at getting a little fitter is getting there slowly but surely. I’m not sure if speed is …

    2019-07-13: Finished reading: The Shining by Stephen King 📚

    2019-07-13: Currently reading: The Outsider by Stephen King 📚

    2019-07-12: I really need to start posting more video / podcasts or stop paying twice as much for Micro.Blog …

    2019-07-11: Creating physical backups of an iCloud Photo library is far harder than I thought it would be …

    2019-07-11: I’m looking for some decent The Legend of Zelda artwork for my study. Does anyone know of any good …

    2019-07-09: Get Your Site Ready For Dark Mode As is usually the case with me and this blog, I’ve been procrastinating recently. Instead of …

    2019-07-09: Get Your Site Ready For Dark Mode As is usually the case with me and this blog, I’ve been procrastinating recently. Instead of …

    2019-07-08: Are there any CSS experts around at all that can help me with the dark mode support on my site at …

    2019-07-08: I’ll have Mr Mercedes 📚 finished today, so I need to decide on my next book. Thinking The Shining, …

    2019-07-08: Does anyone currently running the iPadOS 13 beta know if it’s possible to drag and drop your photos, …

    2019-07-07: The micro.blog iOS app is in desperate need of a dark mode. I believe it’s due for iOS 13s launch. …

    2019-07-07: Now my daughter is 5 it felt like a good time to revisit Geocaching. It seems like something she’s …

    2019-07-07: Is anyone in the Micro.blog community able to help me add dark mode support to my site? By this I …

    2019-07-07: My attempt to get a little fitter has shown some minor improvements a couple of days in. I’ve not …

    2019-07-06: Connect all the things!

    2019-07-05:  Maps in iOS 13 is looking very nice. I’m looking forward to Look Around rolling out to the U.K. …

    2019-07-04: I’ve bought so many games for iOS over the years and not got around to playing them much. In …

    2019-07-03: I know AR isn’t most people’s cup of tea, but in the right situation I think it’s pretty compelling. …

    2019-07-03: Am I alone in really looking forward to  Arcade? I can’t wait to throw a bit more money at Apple …

    2019-07-02: Does anyone know of a good iOS fitness apps that can track the route your run / ride a bike, that …

    2019-07-01: Getting Back On The Bike 🚲 I’ve finally had enough of complaining about being overweight and unfit I’m going to do something …

    2019-07-01: The 4th Red Rising audiobook has different narrators to the first 3 and it’s really thrown me off …

    2019-06-30: Ah, finally got a hold of these bad boys. I was going to keep them boxed up, but life’s too short.

    2019-06-27: I’ve maxed out my 250GB SD card in my Switch. Instead of actually playing, and finishing, some …

    2019-06-27: Currently reading: Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King 📚

    2019-06-27: Finished reading: Morning Star by Pierce Brown 📚

    2019-06-26: Morning Star, the third book in the Red Rising series is pretty bloody good. I don’t want to move …

    2019-06-25: Now that I’ve almost finished reading Morning Star I need to decide on what I should read …

    2019-06-23: 🎙Appearance: BYOD 101 The Bring Your Own Device podcast recently hit a huge milestone, of 100 episodes, which is pretty …

    2019-06-23: 🎙Appearance: BYOD 101 The Bring Your Own Device podcast recently hit a huge milestone, of 100 episodes, which is pretty …

    2019-06-23: If you’re enjoying iOS 13 to its fullest and want a game that plays well with a mouse, I can highly …

    2019-06-23: I’ve been a bit slack with my Micro.blognposting the last week or so. How’s everyone doing?

    2019-06-21: I have to admit that I’m kind of loving that Harry Potter Pokemon Go game from Niantic. If …

    2019-06-21: Mouse control on my iPad is pretty much default for me now, if I’m working on my desk. I just love …

    2019-06-20: I can’t bring myself to put stickers on my iPad Pro, but maybe the Mini would work?

    2019-06-20: 🎙24: Two Weeks With iOS 13 Well, it turns out I’m a thrill seeker and I’ve downloaded iOS / iPadOS / watchOS on ALL THE THINGS. …

    2019-06-19: Posting more to Micro.Blog has made me realise a pretty depressing fact about myself. All I really …

    2019-06-19: Does anyone know of a daily podcast with the same style / quality of Thr Daily but with a UK / …

    2019-06-18: Despite the terrible audio quality, and randomly huge file size, this handful of podcast episodes …

    2019-06-18: The Elder Scrolls: Legends on the iPad Pro with a mouse is pretty blimin’ fantastic.

    2019-06-18: iOS 13 / iPadOS is far more stable in beta 2 than beta 1, but battery life still seems to be …

    2019-06-17: This is a bit vague, but has anyone noticed any improvements in quality from the stock camera app / …

    2019-06-17: Lunch time stroll

    2019-06-17: Botleys Mansion

    2019-06-17: Is it possible to use a custom icon / image as your podcast image instead of it using your profile …

    2019-06-17: Sherlocking in iOS 13 I mentioned that iOS updates always seem to kill off at least one app for me, as it’s built in …

    2019-06-17: Sherlocking in iOS 13 I mentioned that iOS updates always seem to kill off at least one app for me, as it’s built in …

    2019-06-16: Each iOS version kills a couple of specialist / niche apps for me / others. iOS 13 seems to be …

    2019-06-16: Does anyone know of a way you can get Shortcuts to select a random image from a Photos album, or if …

    2019-06-15: Leeds Castle, Kent Shot with iPhone and edited slightly with stock Photos app.

    2019-06-15: Well, this is very cool. Thanks @burk !

    2019-06-15: Why Not Just Get A Mac? You’ve probably seen far too many posts and microblogs about my affectation for the iPad …

    2019-06-15: Why Not Just Get A Mac? You’ve probably seen far too many posts and microblogs about my affectation for the iPad …

    2019-06-14: Docked mode …

    2019-06-14: Now the iPad has (very decent) mouse support, it may actually be viable to properly work with an …

    2019-06-14: Mr Men Project #1: Mr Tall Inspired by Chris' recent, very original pieces of art he’s been sharing with the Micro.Blog …

    2019-06-13: The ‘remind me of this’ voice commands, along with the new Reminders app, works much more reliably …

    2019-06-13: I’m so thankful that I came back to Micro.Blog after it didn’t really click with me the first time …

    2019-06-13: 🎙️ Appearance: iPad Pros Episode 54 - iPad OS If you think I love the iPad, wait until you get a load of the excellent Tim Chaten and his equally …

    2019-06-13: 🎙️ Appearance: iPad Pros Episode 54 - iPad OS If you think I love the iPad, wait until you get a load of the excellent Tim Chaten and his equally …

    2019-06-13: PSA: If you had a moment of madness and installed WatchOS 6 and have since noticed your battery life …

    2019-06-12: Good lord this thing is too pretty …

    2019-06-12: 🔗 Initial Thoughts on iPadOS: A New Path Forward Federico Viticci: What truly matters, however, is that the message Apple is sending with iPadOS is …

    2019-06-12: 🔗 Initial Thoughts on iPadOS: A New Path Forward Federico Viticci: What truly matters, however, is that the message Apple is sending with iPadOS is …

    2019-06-12: I’ve been really impressed with the great newsletters @gr36, @chrisjwilson and @ljpuk have been …

    2019-06-12: Ah, my flexible friend.

    2019-06-12: I’m really excited to try the sequel to Breath of the Wild, whenever it sees the light of day. The …

    2019-06-11: After spending hours last night trying to stop my house from being washed away I’m aching all …

    2019-06-11: As a person familiar with thinsg like JavaScript, SQL code and a few others, at an intermediate …

    2019-06-11: I’m in a training session at work, and I just heard this symbol be referred to as a kebab …

    2019-06-11: This weeks episode of Micro @Monday was another interesting one. I’m not sure if I’d …

    2019-06-11: iOS 13 Titbit: Remind Me When Messaging There’re a lot of nice improvement in the redesigned Reminders app in iOS 13, but one really nice …

    2019-06-11: iOS 13 Titbit: Remind Me When Messaging There’re a lot of nice improvement in the redesigned Reminders app in iOS 13, but one really nice …

    2019-06-10: ‪I just spent the last 2 hours outside in the hardest rain I’ve ever seen with a bucket frantically …

    2019-06-10: 🔗 Being Honest With Myself Jeff Perry: It is much more satisfying for me to comment on the smaller things that I’m comfortable …

    2019-06-10: 🔗 Being Honest With Myself Jeff Perry: It is much more satisfying for me to comment on the smaller things that I’m comfortable …

    2019-06-09: Despite really liking the Brydge Pro keyboard for the 12.9” iPad, I think I’m going to try and …

    2019-06-09: Since starting to use a Mouse with iPadOS its quickly become the default way I use my iPad Pro if …

    2019-06-08: Thanks to a huge amount of help from @iamjeffperry my blog is starting to look much more like it! I …

    2019-06-08: There are so many nice little touches in iOS 13 that make the whole OS feel far more alive than it …

    2019-06-08: I love this iPad

    2019-06-07: ‪I’m getting increasingly frustrated with my ability, or lack thereof, to get my / a blog setup with …

    2019-06-07: I’m really liking the new reminders app in iOS 13. It’s simpe yet just advanced enough to be ideal. …

    2019-06-07: Are any of you, or do you know of any, Hugo template developers / experts that are available for a …

    2019-06-07: Using mouse input with my iPad Pro isn’t my default method, but it is definitely my go to desktop …

    2019-06-06: I started my blog on micro.blog, got into it so thought I should get a more professional Wordpress …

    2019-06-06: 🎙️ Appearance: The Outpost Show WWDC 2019 Special I was kindly invited onto Daryl Baxter’s now annual (well, it’s the second one, so that …

    2019-06-06: 🎙️ Appearance: The Outpost Show WWDC 2019 Special I was kindly invited onto Daryl Baxter’s now annual (well, it’s the second one, so that …

    2019-06-06: Using the Magic Trackpad with the iPad Pro was a bit disappointing, but I picked up a new mouse …

    2019-06-06: iOS 13 Reminders FAQ Since publishing my quick look at the new Reminders in iOS 13 article a few days ago I’ve …

    2019-06-06: iOS 13 Reminders FAQ Since publishing my quick look at the new Reminders in iOS 13 article a few days ago I’ve …

    2019-06-06: iOS 13 Reminders FAQ Since publishing my quick look at the new Reminders in iOS 13 article a few days ago I’ve …

    2019-06-06: The new automation options in Shortcuts for iOS 13 are a huge upgrade over the old version. I really …

    2019-06-05: Ah, nuts, I just realised the Bokeh kickstarter ended and I forgot to pledge. Congratulations anyway …

    2019-06-05: Odd question, but can anyone suggest a method for improving my handwriting? It’s getting worse …

    2019-06-05: Quality of Life Changes in iOS 13: iCloud Drive Downloads Whilst digging around in the iPadOS beta, I noticed a small little feature in iCloud Drive that I’ve …

    2019-06-05: Quality of Life Changes in iOS 13: iCloud Drive Downloads Whilst digging around in the iPadOS beta, I noticed a small little feature in iCloud Drive that I’ve …

    2019-06-04: Now that’s a pretty toolkit.

    2019-06-04: The new Reading Goals in  Books is a nice touch.

    2019-06-04: You likely don’t need to hear yet another warning, but if you do, I’d recommend you stay …

    2019-06-04: A Quick Look At Reminders In iOS 13 Well, against my better judgement, I upgraded my iPad Pro, iPhone Xs Max and Apple Watch Series 4 to …

    2019-06-04: A Quick Look At Reminders In iOS 13 Well, against my better judgement, I upgraded my iPad Pro, iPhone Xs Max and Apple Watch Series 4 to …

    2019-06-04: No ones really talking about it, but Apple’s new show For All Mankind looks pretty great. Looking …

    2019-06-04: App updates are pretty hidden away in the iOS App Store now. Strange move.

    2019-06-04: Even in a slightly rough around the edges state, iOS 13 certainlty feels very smooth and nippy to …

    2019-06-04: Soooo has anyone tried mouse support on iOS 13 yet? I’ve heard rhe Magic Trackpad works but it …

    2019-06-04: I’m looking forward to putting the Brydge Pro through its paces today and writing up a short review.

    2019-06-03:  Notes looks mightly fine in dark mode …

    2019-06-03: I love dark mode already …

    2019-06-03: ‪Well iOS 13 is on my iPhone and iPad Pro. May god have mercy on my soul … ‬

    2019-06-03: I’ve not been able to see the WWDC keynote yet, but I have my ticket to board the beta train …

    2019-06-03: So, iPadOS on the cards for WWDC?

    2019-06-03: Looks like my Brydge Pro keyboard will finally be arriving today. It’s currently ‘Out …

    2019-06-03: I’d love to hear from more people so I’ve added a basic Contact page to my blog. What do you guys …

    2019-06-03: Do any of you have a Contact page on your blogs? If you do would you mind sharing a link? I’m not …

    2019-06-03: I’m not going to be able to watch WWDC live this evening, unfortunately, but I’ll be …

    2019-06-03: My iOS family. I wonder what’s in store for them today?

    2019-06-03: Micro.blog needs .gif support. That is all.

    2019-06-03: I am … Groot?

    2019-06-02: I love my little iPad Mini so much I might start wearing it around my neck like some kind of nerd …

    2019-06-02: Giving Drafts another shot ... again There’s no app in the history of the iOS App Store that I’ve downloaded and deleted as much as …

    2019-06-02: Giving Drafts another shot ... again There’s no app in the history of the iOS App Store that I’ve downloaded and deleted as much as …

    2019-06-02: It was the hottest day of the year yesterday and I added this to my reminders. I think the heat must …

    2019-06-02: I know iOS has limitations for some things compared to a Mac or PC but I rarely come@up against them …

    2019-06-02: Another look over the Kentish countryside.

    2019-06-01: Sunset Panorama over-looking the North Downs in Kent. I took this with an iPhone XS Max and edited …

    2019-06-01: Heroes Assemble

    2019-06-01: Mr @denny raised a very good point in that I’m often inviting feedback in my posts, but it’s likely …

    2019-06-01: Pretty much sums it up …

    2019-06-01: Podcast vs. Audio Blog Post I wrote yesterday that I was struggling getting my podcast back off the ground and I’ve also …

    2019-06-01: Podcast vs. Audio Blog Post I wrote yesterday that I was struggling getting my podcast back off the ground and I’ve also …

    2019-06-01: Beautiful view over the North Downs on our walk today, through the country park outside my house. …

    2019-06-01:

    2019-05-31: Currently reading: Changer by Matt Gemmell 📚

    2019-05-31: Right, I’m getting off the internet now and jumping into  Books. Reading books at night is my …

    2019-05-31: I really am surprised by how much I’m using, and enjoying the new iPad Mini. I’d all but given up on …

    2019-05-31: I didnt want to sleep tonight anyway …

    2019-05-31: Know When To Quit I keep trying to restart my podcast for The Dent, but also keep making excuses not to do it. That’s …

    2019-05-31: Know When To Quit I keep trying to restart my podcast for The Dent, but also keep making excuses not to do it. That’s …

    2019-05-31: I’ve finally had word that my Brydge keyboard for my 12.9” iPad Pro has shipped so it should arrive …

    2019-05-31: Day dreaming

    2019-05-30: 🔗 WWDC by Sundell John Sundell: I love WWDC. Part Apple event, part conference, but most importantly an enormous …

    2019-05-30: 🔗 WWDC by Sundell John Sundell: I love WWDC. Part Apple event, part conference, but most importantly an enormous …

    2019-05-30: What a coincidence, this is the exact pose I do just before I get into my car. Uncanny …

    2019-05-30: It’s pretty great that we’re a few days away from WWDC and and we’ve seen very …

    2019-05-30: Want to read: The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss 📚

    2019-05-30: Am I correct in my assumption that if you share an image to micro.blog it won’t appear in the Sunlit …

    2019-05-29: 🔗 Get off of Twitter Nolan Lawson: Write blog posts. Use RSS. Use micro.blog. Use Mastodon. Use Pleroma. Use whatever …

    2019-05-29: To anyone currently sharing link posts on micro.blog, how do you handle the formatting without being …

    2019-05-29: It’s a pretty cool idea that you can follow and communicate with Mastodon users from your …

    2019-05-29: Please consider this as your monthly reminder that I absolutely love using and just looking at the …

    2019-05-29: Stately Home

    2019-05-28: I’ve once again tried, and failed, to read before going to sleep. I get distracted by wasting my …

    2019-05-28: Alpaca My Bags

    2019-05-28: Another part of micro.blog that I thought I didn’t like initially, but now really do like, is the …

    2019-05-28: I’ve updated my iPad Pro wallpaper again. I love this empty desktop look, but I’m looking forward to …

    2019-05-27: More Than Just A Blogging Platform I tried Micro.Blog a year or so ago, but at the time I just couldn’t get it to stick. I loved the …

    2019-05-27: I’d like to recommend @chrisjwilson for Micro Monday (@monday).

    2019-05-27: The Content Cow This was taken at Christmas Tree Farm. You owe it to yourself to check out that website. It’s …

    2019-05-27: I’m due to record another podcast episode, but I haven’t had any time to plan. Should I A) just wing …

    2019-05-27: If anyone is subscribed to the RSS feed for TheDent.net you’ve likely been spammed with all of my …

    2019-05-27: Micro.blog has an achievement / pin if you post after midnight. Surely it’s always after night …

    2019-05-26: Whoosh

    2019-05-26: Thoughtful

    2019-05-26: The  Books app really is gorgeous. It’s a real pleasure to use.

    2019-05-26: The Stroll

    2019-05-26: The Woods

    2019-05-26: Are any of you guys Pixelfed users? Is it worth getting involved in vs. Instagram?

    2019-05-26: I need a new Switch game to play. I’m thinking Realm Royale but I really shouldn’t …

    2019-05-26: The talented Mr @gr36 is looking to arrange a UK based micro.blog meet-up. If this sounds like …

    2019-05-26: Overgrown We’ve been away for a few days so the grass is super long, but the dog seems to be enjoying it. This …

    2019-05-26: Highcliffe Castle

    2019-05-26: Currently reading: Morning Star by Pierce Brown 📚

    2019-05-26: Now that TheDent.net is live again I’m almost there. I need to now manually move all of the images …

    2019-05-25: I’ve had a bit of a Homescreen tweak to get the micro.blog and Sunlit apps front and centre.

    2019-05-25: My domain is almost fully moved over to pointing at its new home on Micro.blog. www.thedent.net is …

    2019-05-25: One of my favourite things about micro.blog so far is that I’ve been able to follow basically every …

    2019-05-24: My domain should be pointing at my micro.blog site now, and has been for over 24hours, but it’s …

    2019-05-24: 📚 I’m currently reading Mr. Mercedes - Stephen King (2014)

    2019-05-23: Christchurch Quay

    2019-05-23: Christchurch Priory

    2019-05-23: Does anyone know of any iOS Shortcuts for sharing link posts to Micro.blog that will format them …

    2019-05-22: Cliff Side Sky #3

    2019-05-22: Cliff Side Sky #1

    2019-05-22: Cliff Side Sky #2

    2019-05-21: Well, I can’t wait to dig into this ‘iPad Manifesto from @viticci. Very much in my wheelhouse as you …

    2019-05-21: Does anyone have any good Shorcuts or other automation for sharing interesting things to Micro.Blog, …

    2019-05-21: A Short Update Apart from the fact my homepage theme is broken still, I’m so happy with the setup of my micro.blog …

    2019-05-20: The Game Of Thrones finale was great! Thoroughly enjoyable and satisfying. I loved it.

    2019-05-19: Thanks to some amazing work, and help, from @manton, my micro.blog site has been setup to only show …

    2019-05-19: Thanks to some amazing work, and help, from @manton, my micro.blog site has been setup to only show …

    2019-05-19: Taking Another Look At iOS Gaming Gaming on iOS has been given a hard time for years now. Apple is forever being criticised because …

    2019-05-19: Taking Another Look At iOS Gaming Gaming on iOS has been given a hard time for years now. Apple is forever being criticised because …

    2019-05-16: Going All In On The Dent and Micro.Blog If you follow me on Twitter, chances are you’ve been annoyed by me at some point over the last …

    2019-05-14: A Trip To Copenhagen I’ve come away to Copenhagen, Denmark for a short work trip and had a chance to have a very brief …

    2019-05-14: Let Sleeping Dogs lie

    2019-05-14: 🎙 23: A Look Ahead To iOS 13 In this this episode of The Dent podcast, I’m finally back at it, as I take a look at what we can …

    2019-05-12: Using an eSim With Your iPhone? be Careful About Upgrading If, like me, you jumped on a eSim when the latest iPhones launched in 2018 and you’re on the iPhone …

    2019-05-12: Anyone for coffee? ☕️

    2019-05-12: It feels like a Windwaker kind of morning.

    2019-05-10: 🎮 My Top 5 Most Played Switch Games Due to a recent Nintendo Switch update, you can now re-order your game library in various different …

    2019-05-10: 🎮 My Top 5 Most Played Switch Games Due to a recent Nintendo Switch update, you can now re-order your game library in various different …

    2019-05-08: Lingfield Park Race Course We stayed at a hotel overlooking Lingfield Park Race Course over the weekend. There was no race on, …

    2019-05-08: The Future Of The Dent I’m checking out Micro.Blog out again, to see how it would work if I moved The Dent over. The …

    2019-04-29: EyeEm - An Ad Free Instagram For Photo Lovers I’ve been a big fan of photography for some time now and, while I’m not particularly …

    2019-04-29: EyeEm - An Ad Free Instagram For Photo Lovers I’ve been a big fan of photography for some time now and, while I’m not particularly …

    2019-04-29: EyeEm - An Ad Free Instagram For Photo Lovers I’ve been a big fan of photography for some time now and, while I’m not particularly …

    2019-04-27: Finding a Niche For The iPad Mini I picked up the 12.9” iPad Pro 3rd generation in November 2018 and haven’t looked back. The iPad, in …

    2019-04-27: Finding a Niche For The iPad Mini I picked up the 12.9” iPad Pro 3rd generation in November 2018 and haven’t looked back. The iPad, in …

    2019-04-27: Finding a Niche For The iPad Mini I picked up the 12.9” iPad Pro 3rd generation in November 2018 and haven’t looked back. The iPad, in …

    2019-04-20: The Stream

    2019-04-19: Podcasting From The iPad A few months ago, an article by the excellent Jason Snell appeared on his Six Colors site all about …

    2019-04-19: Podcasting From The iPad A few months ago, an article by the excellent Jason Snell appeared on his Six Colors site all about …

    2019-04-19: Podcasting From The iPad A few months ago, an article by the excellent Jason Snell appeared on his Six Colors site all about …

    2019-03-02: Waterfall

    2019-03-02: Waterfall

    2019-03-02: Creepy View View from my window’s a bit freaky this morning.

    2019-02-22: 🐕

    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 …

    2019-02-21: 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 …

    2019-02-12: 🔗 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 …

    2019-02-04: 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 …

    2019-02-01: 📱 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 …

    2019-01-29: Trees

    2019-01-27: Wookiee They grow Wookiee’s small these days.

    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 …

    2019-01-21: 🎮 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 …

    2019-01-13: 🎙 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 …

    2019-01-11: 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 …

    2019-01-10: 🔗 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 …

    2019-01-05: Brr

    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 …

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

    2018-12-19: Lake #shotoniphone #sunset #darkroom

    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. …

    2018-12-07: 🎙️ 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 …

    2018-11-21: 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: 📺 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 …

    2018-11-09: 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 …

    2018-11-01: 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: 🎙️ 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 …

    2018-10-31: 🎙️ 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 …

    2018-10-25: 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 …

    2018-10-24: 🎙 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 …

    2018-10-21: 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 It’s back, and better than ever! * This weeks episode features Phones, Slates, Homes, Switches …

    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 …

    2018-10-16: 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 …

    2018-10-14: 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 …

    2018-10-13: 🖥 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 …

    2018-10-12: 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: 🔗 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 In this weeks episode I discuss what new Apple toys I’ve ordered, my current addiction (Shortcuts on …

    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 …

    2018-09-08: 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 …

    2018-09-03: 🎙9: Switching It Up In this weeks episode I take my new podcasting setup for a spin (with varying levels of success), …

    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 …

    2018-08-28: 🎙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 …

    2018-08-27: 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 In this weeks episode I discuss the nerd topic of the day, “should you leave Twitter and, if so, …

    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) …

    2018-08-12: 🎙6: Weighing Anchor Welcome to Episode 6 of the Dent podcast. This episode I wanted to share a quick update about the …

    2018-08-12: 🎙5: Ask And You Shall Receive On the podcast this week, I answer some of your burning questions about iOS, Apple hardware and a …

    2018-08-12: 🎙4: A Shortcut Through Shortcuts In this edition of the podcast I discuss a few very brief thoughts about the thing I’m looking …

    2018-08-11: 🎙3: Me, Myself and iPad Another day, another episode about my one true love … my iPad Pro! You can find links to the …

    2018-08-10: 🎙2: Get Your Hands Off My iPad! In this episode, I discuss a little bit about the rumours floating around about the new iPad Pros …

    2018-08-10: 🎙1: Giving a TOS This first episode of The Dent podcast is yet another take on Anchor’s Terms of Service, and …

    2013-09-01: I would highly recommend visiting Leeds Castle in Kent if you get the chance. This is an old and …