Apple OS7. Love it or hate it. - Page 2
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of FirearmsTalk.com!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > General Discussion Forums > The Club House > Apple OS7. Love it or hate it.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-23-2013, 02:56 AM   #11
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
deadsp0t's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Somewhere between you and nowhere...
Posts: 1,471
Liked 587 Times on 393 Posts
Likes Given: 47

Default

Being able to delete music without syncing is an awesome upgrade for me. I buy my iTunes music via my phone but try not to keep it on my phone.. I have an iPod for music and an old iPhone for audiobooks.. For whatever reason (in the past) whenever I told iTunes not to sync music(on my phone) some music would stay regardless, I actually had to restore once too(IMO) had built up on my phone to remove it. Not an issue now
__________________
Rise and rise again, until lambs become lions....

DISCE PATI

Fear cuts deeper then the sword.
deadsp0t is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2013, 03:01 AM   #12
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Wiseman3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Fresno,California
Posts: 1,206
Liked 406 Times on 240 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

It's too clean and bright for me. I wish they gave me the option to manipulate the color scheme. There are some new functions like airplay mirroring that I love. I haven't tried out the airdrop yet but I can see that being useful at work. I like the pull up menu giving access to some settings and the player. It seems they incorporated a lot of feedback from people that have experience with android systems because it really had a big android like feel. For me the jury is still out in the overall "hate it love it". A few more days of playing and using and I'll either adjust or not, time will tell.
__________________
My pistols, however, I always kept by me.
Jesse James
Wiseman3 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2013, 03:11 AM   #13
disappointed & disgusted, But DETERMINED...
FTF_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
DrFootball's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Northern Arizona(Fmr. NYC & L.I.)
Posts: 8,039
Liked 3380 Times on 2286 Posts
Likes Given: 710

Default

For those that don't like it, 6.13 is still pretty robust. BTW Airdrop was on the last OS, and works on ANY device above and including the 4S/iPad 3/4, iPad mini....
I use it all the time, from my iMac to my MacBookPro, and over to our iDevices.
Also if you ALSO have an Apple TV box( I have 3) it works with your box as well.
__________________
askdrfootball@gmail.com

"The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will." Vince Lombardi

"No One, and I MEAN NO ONE Craps on me and Gets away with it!!! Those days are gone...
DrFootball is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2013, 06:24 AM   #14
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Robert121571's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Staunton, Va
Posts: 152
Liked 65 Times on 40 Posts

Default

It is ok but they may have hurt them selves in the accessibility department. iOS has been big among blind and visually impaired people do to it was so accessible. Well with the new transparent keyboard that they some how decided was nicer has made it almost impossible for people with low vision to type on it. There are settings to ahistorical contrast that they put in but guess what don't affect the keyboard. There is a built in keyboard that is revere white on black keys built in that pops up when you have to enter password when buying apps. But no way to set that as one to use.
Robert121571 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2013, 06:26 AM   #15
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
TheSadPanda's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: St. Louis,Missouri
Posts: 1,400
Liked 438 Times on 296 Posts
Likes Given: 131

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Robert121571
It is ok but they may have hurt them selves in the accessibility department. iOS has been big among blind and visually impaired people do to it was so accessible. Well with the new transparent keyboard that they some how decided was nicer has made it almost impossible for people with low vision to type on it. There are settings to ahistorical contrast that they put in but guess what don't affect the keyboard. There is a built in keyboard that is revere white on black keys built in that pops up when you have to enter password when buying apps. But no way to set that as one to use.
You can increase the text size.
__________________
"You know what happens to men who go looking for blood? They find it." - Kind Old Man
TheSadPanda is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2013, 06:31 AM   #16
disappointed & disgusted, But DETERMINED...
FTF_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
DrFootball's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Northern Arizona(Fmr. NYC & L.I.)
Posts: 8,039
Liked 3380 Times on 2286 Posts
Likes Given: 710

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Robert121571
It is ok but they may have hurt them selves in the accessibility department. iOS has been big among blind and visually impaired people do to it was so accessible. Well with the new transparent keyboard that they some how decided was nicer has made it almost impossible for people with low vision to type on it. There are settings to ahistorical contrast that they put in but guess what don't affect the keyboard. There is a built in keyboard that is revere white on black keys built in that pops up when you have to enter password when buying apps. But no way to set that as one to use.
Mostly I use an Apple Bluetooth keyboard with my iPad. But I can see that it would be an issue for someone with vision impairment on using the phone. I'm sure someone will build a keyboard app.
__________________
askdrfootball@gmail.com

"The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will." Vince Lombardi

"No One, and I MEAN NO ONE Craps on me and Gets away with it!!! Those days are gone...
DrFootball is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2013, 07:34 AM   #17
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Robert121571's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Staunton, Va
Posts: 152
Liked 65 Times on 40 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by DrFootball
Mostly I use an Apple Bluetooth keyboard with my iPad. But I can see that it would be an issue for someone with vision impairment on using the phone. I'm sure someone will build a keyboard app.
That would be cool but that is one thing not in the open API is for people to write a custom keyboard app. Unless you have jailbroken the device.

Don't get me wrong I love my iPhone. Just feel betrayed that it seems that no one took the time this go around to make shore they kept with their standard of being fully accessible. I can manage but I had to warn friends of mine that have bad eyes to wait and not update if they don't have to.
Robert121571 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2013, 11:09 AM   #18
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
deadsp0t's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Somewhere between you and nowhere...
Posts: 1,471
Liked 587 Times on 393 Posts
Likes Given: 47

Default

Voice control.
__________________
Rise and rise again, until lambs become lions....

DISCE PATI

Fear cuts deeper then the sword.
deadsp0t is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2013, 11:22 AM   #19
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
SRK97's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 902
Liked 387 Times on 253 Posts
Likes Given: 42

Default

I still have IOS 5
__________________
Ain't no party like a Libertarian party
SRK97 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2013, 11:29 AM   #20
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
M605's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Posts: 71
Liked 21 Times on 13 Posts
Likes Given: 9

Default

I just installed it on my iPhone 5 yesterday, so far no complaints. I like what they have done with the camera. I use it to remote in to remote servers when on call and have not got to test that part of it yet so verdict is still out.
__________________
Keep calm, carry on
M605 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
Glock. Its a love/hate thing... Why?! DickTheNickhead General Handgun Discussion 67 04-28-2013 05:57 AM
Marlin model 60 love or hate bwalka .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 23 02-09-2012 02:33 AM



Newest Threads