Some things are blindingly obvious in hindsight, and Iconfactory principal Craig Hockenberry and Daring Fireball’s John Gruber made one of these points about the flattening of iOS. “The flattening of Apple’s user interface that began in iOS 7 was as much a strategic move as an aesthetic one,” says Hockenberry, with Gruber adding that “iOS 6-style […]
Interesting chart about USB Type C video capabilities not really relevant to this post Yesterday on his Talk Show podcast, Daring Fireball’s John Gruber suggested that his Apple sources told him that Apple invented USB Type-C. KnownShow More Summary
The Apple Watch has been greeted with some skeptical reactions so far, even from reviewers who are normally inclined to write favorably about Apple products. Daring Fireball’s John Gruber highlights two early hands-on impressions that he finds “worrisome” for the watch’s prospects and they both highlight some common areas of concern. Show More Summary
Daring Fireball's John Gruber today published a piece going in-depth on what he believes Apple's upcoming Apple Watch wearable will sell for, how the various accessory bands will be sold at retail, and just how much the all-gold Apple...Show More Summary
Jason Snell on the supreme uncoolness of Movable Type, the outdated blogging software that powers Snell's site, Daring Fireball, and also kottke.org. Regardless, it turns out that software can also be considered uncool, even if it still works. Show More Summary
In this week before Christmas we thought it’d be nice to take our Daring Fireball sponsorship and not pitch you on anything. Enjoy the holidays. Meh.
According to Daring Fireball‘s John Gruber (via The Tech Block), Apple Inc. could introduce its “biggest camera jump ever” in the next-generation iPhone. In a recent episode of his podcast The Talk Show, Gruber said, “The specific thing I heard is that … Continue reading ?
Apple may introduce its "biggest camera jump ever" in the next-generation iPhone, according to Daring Fireball's John Gruber (via The Tech Block). In a recent episode of his podcast The Talk Show, Gruber said that he heard "from a birdie...Show More Summary
There are already slightly more DF readers using one of the iPhones 6 than the iPhone 5/5C/5S combined.
Apple could make some noticeable and significant changes to the next iPhone's camera system, according to Daring Fireball's John Gruber. Gruber, who has an excellent track record when it comes to Apple product news, said in a recentShow More Summary
Apple may greatly increase the quality of the cameras in the next generation of iPhones, according to a report today. Daring Fireball‘s John Gruber said on his podcast that the phone’s two camera lenses would work together to create much higher-quality photos and video. On the podcast Gruber said he heard the information from “a birdie of a […]
Smart advertisers love podcast ads, for the same reason they like sponsoring Daring Fireball: The content is awesome, and the ads work well. Midroll represents more than 140 podcasts, including The Nerdist, WTF with Marc Maron, Comedy...Show More Summary
Solid update to my favorite app of all time. Markdown? Created in BBEdit. My articles on Daring Fireball? The long ones have all been written in BBEdit. Some really nice improvements to syntax coloring in 11.0, and the new “Extract”Show More Summary
The Apple Watch Sport may start at a mere $349, but its price point could well soar from there! According to Daring Fireball‘s John Gruber, Apple’s 18-karat gold Apple Watch Edition could sell for as much as $4,999. “Most people … Read more ›
Apple didn't just assume that 4.7 inches and 5.5 inches would be the perfect screen sizes for its new pair of iPhones. According to Daring Fireball's John Gruber, Apple made a bunch of prototypes in different sizes before deciding how large the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus should be. Show More Summary
We're about an hour away from learning about Apple's upcoming iPhone(s) and its first wearable device, which many are calling the iWatch. Daring Fireball's John Gruber, who is known for his expert commentary and accurate predictionsShow More Summary
Vesper, the note-taking app developed in part by John Gruber of Daring Fireball, has been updated with a cool new feature that allows you to easily see the timestamp, character, or word count for a Vesper note… without adding a … Read more ›
Apple is widely expected to unveil its new iPhone next month, but one report suggests the company may also introduce the iWatch in September as well. Well-connected Apple blogger John Gruber of Daring Fireball says Apple will unveilShow More Summary
On his most recent podcast, John Gruber of Daring Fireball pointed out perhaps his biggest takeaway from Apple’s developer conference earlier this month: “I really got a sense talking to people at Apple last week at WWDC that they’re happy,” Gruber said. Show More Summary
Finally, the first episode of The Talk Show hosted here at Daring Fireball. Who else but John Moltz — my go-to guest for “first episodes” — joins me to discuss Apple’s still-only-rumored acquisition of Beats, WWDC rumors, the ringerShow More Summary