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iPad Pro Diary: I can’t put this thing down, but we really need ‘padOS’

[2018-11-08 12:03:46]

Having given my first impressions yesterday, I thought it would be at least a couple of days before I had anything more to say, but it turns out that’s not the case. Consider this partly a diary, and partly a call to arms for an iPad-specific version of iOS: padOS. I have a Wednesday evening ritual that involves working on a creative writing project for a couple of hours in a coffee shop, then heading to a nearby pub with friends. I usually cycle there, but this evening didn’t want to stop playing with the iPad, so took the tube instead. Having managed to secure a seat, I was That Guy – the one steadfastly avoiding looking up in case I spotted a disabled grandmother who needed my seat … The post iPad Pro Diary: I can’t put this thing down, but we really need ‘padOS’ appeared first on 9to5Mac.

iPad Pro Diary: I can’t put this thing down, but we really need ‘padOS’


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