the empty set

Tag search results

Entries from David Roessli's Empty Set tagged with 'ios'

How I upgrade iOS devices

Friends and family often call me out after an unsuccessful iPhone upgrade, to help them figure out why data is missing or to restore a missing feature. This happens when upgrading devices, or after an unexpected event such as a broken, lost or stolen iPhone.

Show All Music

“Show All Music” has become “Show Music Available Offline” in the newly launched Apple Music, and I'm having trouble remembering where this setting is located (it must be my age…). It used to be in the Music settings, but...

iOS 8 Family Sharing lockout

Saturday 20th 07:30a CET: part of the problem has been fixed. My daughter's lockout was removed (as those of a number of people on internet) and the next update will provide better information on this process. Kudos Apple and...

iOS printing with xPrintServer and Printopia

I thought that printing from an iOS device had to be routed through some kind software on a computer if you didn't own an AirPrint printer (which are HP only?!) until I discovered Lantronix's xPrintServer. It is a small device...

Thoughts on passing your iPad down

Each time I've upgraded to a new iDevice, the previous one was passed down to a family member. This has worked out just fine, until now - maybe. Backup is key Make sure to backup your iPad to iCloud...

Instacast - podcast management done right

Instacast is one of those apps that lives on the homescreen of my iPhone, along with Twitter, Instagram or Simplenote. As awkward as podcast management is on iTunes, it is simple and easy on Instacast. It will import your existing...

iOS notifications concept

While reading my Zite articles this morning, I discovered an intriguing and inspiring video by Andreas Hellqvist, demonstrating a design concept on how to deal with iOS notifications. Have an app take care of the notifications, their summary and...

Feed Subscription

If you use an RSS reader, you can subscribe to a feed of all future entries tagged 'ios'. [What is this?]

Subscribe to feed Subscribe to feed


Hello, my name is David Roessli. I am a freelance web designer and developer based in Geneva, Switzerland.

This weblog is an nth attempt to solve my multiple online personalities and weblog/rss feeds burnout issues. (more)


I have been contemplating the idea of upgrading my desktop Mac since this spring. The latest 27" iMac (Quad-Core) seemed the perfect candidate, but the release of Apple's 27" Monitor last September made me stick with the Mac Pro...


The autopsy of an iconic album cover picked up on A stacked graph of successive radio signals from pulsar CP 1919, in a 1977 astronomy encyclopedia that originated in a 1970 Ph.D. thesis. Fascinating <3...


Check out my latest Flickr ramblings. Mostly day to day cameraphone pictures stolen here and there.

© 2000-2018 David Roessli | v4.1 | as valid xhtml and css as possible | hosted by Infomaniak | RSS feeds. Looking for my Privacy Policy ?