Halide Mark II is here. An all new app. Redesigned for every iPhone. Packed with incredibly advanced tools. We set out to make the very best camera, and here it is: https://blog.halide.cam/introducing-halide-mkii-30f9f2bceac3
I'm almost as excited to read @austinmann's iPhone camera reviews as I am about the actual new phones. This year is no exception. Wow.
making computers better
part 4 ‣ how we interact with our tools
Worth noting that some of the behaviour changes in the IEA's net-zero scenario are quite dramatic. They include:
🏡 20% of people working from home 3 days a week
🛬 Eliminating all short-distance (<1hr) flights
🚶♀️All car trips <3km replaced with cycling/walking https://twitter.com/DrSimEvans/status/1316014371869347841
Hm, my iPad has the new upgraded Apple Maps data for the UK, iPhone still on old – both on the latest iOS 14 developer beta. Really is a randomised roll-out.
NEW: @YouTube confirms it is discontinuing its community captions feature, which allowed viewers to contribute subtitles to other channels to make videos accessible to #deaf and hard of hearing people.
The tool will be retired on 28 September 2020.
✅ Steam friends/games + Xbox Live friends and (recent) games are now being synced, and enriched with extra data from @rawgtheworld
New blog post up: so, you've probably seen all the tweets about GPT-3.
GPT-3 is objectively a step forward in the field of AI text-generation, but the current hype on VC Twitter misrepresents the model's current capabilities. GPT-3 isn't magic. https://minimaxir.com/2020/07/gpt3-expectations/
feedback on SwiftUI Form + ListStyle: "While a Form on iOS is technically implemented as a List with a specific ListStyle, this should largely be invisible to developers and they should treat Forms as an entity separate from List where .listStyle would not apply" / @Mecid
Have Apple used emoji like this anywhere else in their UI design? Spotted this usage in iOS 14, viewing achievements for an Apple Arcade game
If you only watch one WWDC session, this is it. Such a great explanation of what makes a pointer “feel” right. A lightbulb moment https://developer.apple.com/wwdc20/10640
📱 iOS developer, 🎓 Comp Sci @PortsmouthUni, 🎮 gamer, Apple enthusiast
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