Thoughts on Apple Music

Music is my entire life. It’s the only thing that I’ve been good at. I love it. I feel like it’s been my best friend. It’s something that has always given me focus, it’s always made me deal with anything, because I have this soundtrack. And I think that it’s something that’s become something that happens in the background rather than the foreground in the last 10 years or so. I’d like to nudge it a little closer to the foreground. – Trent Reznor

Rolling Stone interview with Trent Reznor

Music has always been one of the most important ways I’ve found to inspire myself. Whether it’s to help me focus more on my studies, give me a welcome break during the day, or to just help me lose myself between the notes as I listen to my favorite songs music has always had an undeniable impact on my life. Continue reading Thoughts on Apple Music

Thoughts on iOS 8

With September and October each year comes the arrival of the latest and greatest phone/s from Apple and of course that also means that there will be a new version of iOS for those of us who who be sticking with our old iPhones and iPads.

Ever since moving to Japan I’ve been an Apple device user and so I thought it might be useful to jot down a few of my thoughts and opinions now that I’ve had a chance to play around with the released version on iOS 8. Continue reading Thoughts on iOS 8