Episode 297 — September 25, 2022
AppStories Episode 297 — Lock Screen Widgets, Focus Filters, and Shared with You Apps
This week, Federico and John tour third-party apps with new iOS 16 features, including more apps with Lock Screen widgets and apps with support for Focus Filters and Shared with You.
READ MORE Episode 296 — September 18, 2022
AppStories Episode 296 — iOS 16 Apps with Great Lock Screen Widgets
This week, Federico and John cover some of their favorite new apps and updates that feature iOS 16 Lock Screen widgets.
READ MORE Episode 295 — September 12, 2022
AppStories Episode 295 — iOS 16: The MacStories Review
This week, Federico and John dig into Federico’s iOS 16 review, discussing the all-new Lock Screen, wallpaper creation, Focus modes and filters, App Shortcuts, and some of the smaller changes you might have missed.
READ MORE Episode 294 — September 4, 2022
AppStories Episode 294 — macOS Ventura with Jason Snell
This week, John is joined by special guest Jason Snell to talk about macOS Ventura, including iCloud Shared Photo Library, Stage Manager, Shortcuts, and System Settings.
READ MORE Episode 293 — August 28, 2022
AppStories Episode 293 — Let's Fix the Music App
This week, Federico and John roll up their sleeves to talk about the Music app and how it could be improved.
READ MORE Episode 292 — August 21, 2022
AppStories Episode 292 — What Makes a Great Modern Shortcuts Action?
This week, Federico and John consider what it takes to create a great set of modern Shortcuts actions using examples of what Apple is doing in its own apps and what some of our favorite third-party apps are already doing to make Shortcuts accessible to a wider audience and more useful to power users.
READ MORE Episode 291 — August 14, 2022
AppStories Episode 291 — 2022 OS Preview: watchOS 9
This week, John is joined by Alex Guyot to talk about Alex’s MacStories origin story and walk through all of the changes coming to watchOS this fall as part of the MacStories Summer OS Preview series.
READ MORE Episode 290 — August 7, 2022
AppStories Episode 290 — How iOS and iPadOS 16 Are Affecting Our Lives
This week, Federico and John consider how iOS and iPadOS 16 are affecting their work and personal lives.
READ MORE Episode 289 — July 31, 2022
AppStories Episode 289 — Our 'Recently Added' Apps
This week, Federico and John dig into the Recently Added folders on their iPhones and the stories they tell about what they’ve been up to lately.
READ MORE Episode 288 — July 24, 2022
AppStories Episode 288 — 2022 OS Preview: The System Apps (Part 2)
This week, Federico and John conclude their in-depth look at changes coming to Apple’s system apps on the iPhone, iPad, and Mac, including Home, Notes, Reminders, and Shortcuts.