Dave Wood

2020-06-22: My 2020 WWDC Security Wish List It’s taken me about 5 years to finally put this post together. It’s my 2020 WWDC Security Wish List. …

2020-05-26: . @macgenie @manton Thanks for the stickers! One will adorn my MacPro when it finally arrives!

2020-04-11: The unused pieces are appropriately #physicalDistancing #pandemic

2020-04-10: Keeping it real, playing a little Pandemic, during the Pandemic…

2020-03-27: Working during the #coronavirus #pandemic affects us all. Be a good example for others. If Vader can …

2020-03-26: So I guess travel credit cards are kind of useless now eh?

2020-03-25: We’re trying to learn how to make masks. This sewing machine has been in storage for over a decade. …

2020-03-23: Darn, it snowed last night. Think I’ll avoid traffic and work from home today. 😝 #normalityRestored

2020-03-22: Invisible Smart Lock! Pretty awesome engineering!

2020-03-21: Couldn’t resist this one… #coronavirus #staythefuckhome

2020-03-21: I’m not sure if it’s the coronavirus, or if people are always stupid. I’m loaning a thermometer to a …

2020-03-20: Damn. Fire truck and ambulance outside my house. Neighbour taken to hospital. First thought of …

2020-03-20: Apple should release Mojave as macOS 10.16. #wwdc2020

2020-03-20: Day #7 of self-isolation, the kids (nephews/niece) are teaching their lizards to play cards! 🇨🇦

2020-03-20: Has anyone created a visualization comparing the number of #COVID19 emails from companies, compared …

2020-03-19: Purging, reorganizing etc to make a new home office for my wife now that she’ll be working at home …

2020-03-19: Screenshots for @vincent

2020-03-18: Finally installed a doorbell camera. Resolution is great. Got an extra indoor chime so I can …

2020-03-18: A tonne of updates from Apple today, but no mention of the Radeon Pro W5700X for the #MacPro. …

2020-03-18: ‪Wife now working from home, doing customer support over the phone. Someone seriously messed up …

2020-03-17: I’ve always said these air pouches could be used to spread a biological weapon. And of course, they …

2020-03-16: How soon do you think we’ll see price gouging on desks for all the new home offices? …

2020-03-16: Man down! #coronapocolypse

2020-03-16: OH: I bought a bag of dog food yesterday, and I’ve gotta tell ya, I chose the flavour based on my …

2020-03-15: Better place your orders for this kind of stuff soon, before the price gouging kicks in… Now that …

2020-03-15: A good thing about the current pandemic: people are learning things. How important hand washing is. …

2020-03-14: Got some last minute plague survival necessities…

2020-03-14: Luna would like to self-isolate with her yak bone.

2020-03-13: No need to worry about #coronavirus anymore, we’re saved. Someone called #ghostbusters! (Taken …

2020-03-12: If it comes down to this, we’re seriously fucked. Lol. 🤣

2020-03-12: You know why the stores are all sold out of toilet paper? Every time a person sneezes, a hundred …

2020-03-12: Cheers!

2020-03-11: Taking a quick break from #coronavirus to resume my regularly scheduled #macOS complaining. For some …

2020-03-11: Wow. NBA season postponed. Guess I’m not going to my next @raptors game. 😷

2020-03-11: Looks like I’ve completely failed the “30-day Photo Challenge”. Missed one post in …

2020-03-11: Just chillin’

2020-03-10: When Apple announces a remote only #wwdc2020, I hope they sell jackets for it.

2020-03-10: The real second factor here is the micro-USB cable needed to connect this to your computer. Took …

2020-03-09: Congrats @tesla & @elonmusk for making your first million cars! You’re just getting started!!!

2020-03-09: New York is going to have their prisoners make hand sanitizer. I don’t see how anything can go wrong …

2020-03-09: I was just at Costco. Someone was retuning a huge pack of toilet paper. What choices have you made …

2020-03-09: Nice work Samsung. Literally referring to the user in the third person.

2020-03-09: ‪I love driving an hour and a half (each way) to a meeting, that gets cancelled when I arrive.‬ …

2020-03-08: The other day my brother said he’s lazy & when microwaving something, he just hits the same …

2020-03-07: Went out into the world today. Interesting to see how #coronavirus is affecting things. Costco …

2020-03-06: Sometimes I think of weird things. I’ve been thinking we need a replacement for toilet paper. …

2020-03-05: Getting ready for the @Raptors tonight!

2020-03-04: My stalkers.

2020-03-03: Another experiment. Tofu with butter chicken sauce. Pretty good.

2020-03-02: Just thinking, maybe we should start a new trend. Use the Apple Watch stand notification as a …

2020-03-02: BTW. There are people posting/retweeting things like “hand sanitizers are anti-bacterial and won’t …

2020-03-02: How to make your own hand sanitizer: www.wikihow.com/Make-Gel-…

2020-03-02: Life Pro Tip: if your hand sanitizer has expired, add a little isopropyl alcohol and it’ll revive …

2020-03-02: .@vincent Are you able to turn this off remotely? Or does it require a new build?

2020-03-02: Figured I should get some hand sanitizer with all the talk of coronavirus (4 local cases). …

2020-03-01: 📷 Vision #mbfeb I miss having > 20/20 vision. Had PRK (similar to LASIK) in 2005 & it was …

2020-03-01: Four More Years!!!! ….until the next leap year.

2020-02-29: 📷 Leap #mbfeb Am working on cutting meat out of my diet, which is hard because I love it so much. …

2020-02-28: 📷 Below #mbfeb When your point total is below your opponents point total, you lose. Tough beat for …

2020-02-28: Great. Now my AirPods Pro are doing the same thing as my original AirPods. One side doesn’t charge …

2020-02-27: 📷 Together #mbfeb My girls do everything together!

2020-02-27: Damn it. Was out shovelling the snow, and a neighbour asked if I wanted their kid to come over and …

2020-02-26: Photos are slow to load on Micro.blog again. 27 mins for my last one.

2020-02-26: 📷 Escape #mbfeb I’m able to reliably escape the portrait only mode on iPhone.

2020-02-25: 📷 Hurdle #mbfeb This massive case is a hurdle onlookers need to overcome if they want to see what …

2020-02-24: 📷 Double #mbfeb Double ones. 🐍👀

2020-02-23: 📷 Station #mbfeb Drink station before the rush! Go @raptors Go!!!

2020-02-22: 📷 Spectacle #mbfeb My dogs create such a spectacle on bath day. Looks like I’ve used a radial blur …

2020-02-21: 📷 Progress #mbfeb Damn it Apple. Was just about to post about the progress App Review has made …

2020-02-21: 📷 Scale #mbfeb I recently bought this scale so I could accurately measure stuff, but it’s not very …

2020-02-20: So far I’m impressed with Flutter. Dart (the language used) is pretty nice. Sort of a cross between …

2020-02-19: Micro.blog seems to take a really long time to update…

2020-02-19: 📷 Space #mbfeb I recently set up a dedicated space for storing and charging all (well some of) my …

2020-02-18: 📷 Oppose #mbfeb I used to oppose the idea of using cross-platform frameworks, but I’m changing …

2020-02-17: 📷 Cool #mbfeb It’s not cool that builds are taking 3-4 hours to process before hitting TestFlight …

2020-02-17: Twitter advertising is scary. Wife is currently in Vegas at a trade show. Now Twitter is showing me …

2020-02-16: You’re all lucky you didn’t get a photo of some REST API code for today’s micro.blog photo …

2020-02-16: 📷 Rest #mbfeb I’m just going to have a few Oreos now, and save the rest for later. 5 minutes from …

2020-02-15: 📷 Balance #mbfeb Something is out of balance here. My plant isn’t looking too good. I suspect I f*d …

2020-02-14: 📷 Warmth #mbfeb Sometimes I like the warmth provided by a glass of a peaty single malt Scotch.

2020-02-14: Damn. Today’s photo challenge word is “warmth”, and it’s -24C outside.

2020-02-13: 📷 Rise #mbfeb The amount of snow piled up on the side of my driveway continues to rise… (Repost …

2020-02-13: Micro.blog seems to be down again. Updates aren’t going through….

2020-02-12: 📷 Attachment #mbfeb My girls have such an attachment to each other, and me, they’re never apart. …

2020-02-11: 📷 Plain #mbfeb Some people like their milk plain, I like mine strawberry flavoured. 🍓

2020-02-11: 📷 Sign #mbfeb One day I’ll have the time to learn Sign Language.

2020-02-09: 📷 Lull #mbfeb

2020-02-08: Hmm, posted here via the macOS micro.blog account, and it never appeared… Wonder if my photo was too …

2020-02-08: 📷 Contrast #mbfeb Always a good idea to ensure the contrast is correct on your TV. My app “TV Tune …

2020-02-07: 📷 Above #mbfeb

2020-02-06: 📷 Plant #mbfeb My home office plants. I always feel like Leon (aka The Professional) when I water …

2020-02-05: 📷 Hide #mbfeb “Hide! The hoomans and are coming…”

2020-02-04: Is this thing working? Last two posts (via different apps) didn’t show up.

2020-02-04: 📷 Spot #mbfeb Who has the best spot?

2020-02-04: 📷 Reflect #mbfeb

2020-02-02: 📷 Sight #mbfeb micro.welltempered.net/2020/01/3…

2020-02-01: 📷 Open #mbfeb micro.welltempered.net/2020/01/3…

2020-01-27: Introducing OTAgo, an OTA app distribution system www.cerebralgardens.com/blog/entr… #iosdev

2019-12-25: Merry Christmas!

2019-12-11: It finally happened… fontawesome.com/icons/mic… :)

2019-11-03: Micro.blog logo is now in progress for FontAwesome. github.com/FortAweso… cc/ @manton

2019-09-21: The #AlwaysOn #AppleWatch display is killer. Multiple times today I’ve glanced at my watch, got the …

2019-09-04: Hey all, if you have a GitHub account, please go and 👍 this issue: …

2019-08-22: I’m decommissioning a Mac Mini that’s at MacStadium. Anyone looking to add one there soon that would …

2019-06-02: Any devs I know interested in a contract updating (or maybe even completely replacing) a React …

2019-05-23: If you’re a first responder, could you please fill out this survey for some colleagues? …

2019-04-05: Thanks for the stickers @manton!

2019-03-27: Neat, Apple put an easter egg in iOS 12.2, every once in a while the new Apple Remote icon is upside …

2019-03-26: I’ve just pushed an RC for XCGLogger 7.0.0 with Swift 5 support github.com/DaveWoodC… . …

2018-06-04: 5 mins ago Wife says: “why didn’t you go to #wwdc this year?” Seriously, just got permission, with …

2018-06-03: Better late than never. My WWDC 2018 Wish List, featuring items not seen anywhere else: …

2018-06-02: A friend’s house caught fire last night. An hour before that happened, their 6 year old kid woke up …

2018-06-01: I came home tonight, and both of my neighbours have different (not new) cars. I asked if either of …

2018-05-29: Ok, this is getting stupid now… #GDPR #PrivacyPolicy

2018-05-25: Does anyone else treat the air inside these package things as toxic? I imagine a movie plot where a …

2018-05-25: Just saw Solo. Good movie, 7/10. Theatre was practically empty though. And the people behind me were …

2018-05-22: Do you ever wake up with a plan in your head, immediately go to work on the plan, then realize: …

2018-05-17: I’ve just realized: I’ve used an AI to kill. “Siri, turn on the bug zapper”… “Done”.

2018-05-15: The new #Tweetbot 3 icon looks seriously pissed. Pissed that Twitter is doing everything they can to …

2018-05-14: Regarding the MacBook Pro keyboards, any company can release a product with a design flaw, that’s …

2018-05-13: Regarding #GoogleDuplex. I’d rather they didn’t disclose up front that they’re AI, but that they …

2018-05-13: Anyone in the UK have a recommendation for a mobile carrier that offers short term (ie a month) …

2018-05-11: I’m kind of impressed, since I posted about the micro.blog icon request in Font-Awesome last …

2018-05-10: If you’ve got an account on GitHub, it would be ‘awesome’ if you gave a …

2018-05-10: Can’t believe I renewed my micro.blog account. I barely use it, but, want to support indies …

2018-04-12: A rant about the Genius Bar service at the Apple Store Yesterday I took an iPad mini in to get the battery replaced. Planning on spending the $150 they …

2018-02-17: How we deal with #mentalhealth sucks. If person A is ill, the disease prevents them from seeing it. …

2018-02-17: Had a thought last night. We should ‘rebrand’ mental illness as ‘mind cancer’. It would remove the …

2018-02-08: Me, feeling a cold coming on: “Wonder if we have any NeoCitron?”, checks cupboard: “Yep”, checks …

2018-02-01: Finally started watching #StrangerThings, while on the treadmill. Wrong show for that, jumped out of …

2017-12-07: If you’re a Mac user, give this app a try: Vanilla -> bit.ly/get_vanil… It’s a …

2017-10-04: Mix and Match Swift 3 & Swift 4 Libraries with CocoaPods …

2017-09-27: After nearly a year of development, All the Rings, a health and fitness app for #iPhone and …

2017-09-12: 90 minutes to the keynote! Can’t wait to see Face ID on iPhone X (if that’s its real name)

2017-08-16: Hmm. I’m still here. Wonder for how long. Can’t even see when my account expires. 😕 …

2017-05-17: @ben hey, just testing. Do you see this?

2017-05-17: @brentsimmons @collin The completely off topic Trump comment was awesome. Literally laughed out …

2017-05-04: Quote from a friend looking to put games on her iPhone when asked for her CC by the @AppStore: I …

2017-04-30: Most annoying thing about answering StackOverflow questions, is when someone posts an answer just …

2017-04-29: These girls are just way too #cute! #ckcs

2017-04-27: @manton Curious where you’d like us to send you bug reports?

2017-04-27: Testing Wondering if this adds a title to my post?

2017-04-26: Hello world. For my first micro.blog post, I’ll simply link to some thoughts I had about …