Tag: Shortcuts

  • The Changes to Shortcuts that Makes me Excited

    Now that the Public Beta for iOS 15 is available, I thought I would talk about some of the changes and additions to Shortcuts that has me excited this year. Split View and Slide Over Actions The new and improved multitasking features being available on iPadOS 15. With that, Shortcuts now allows users to create…

  • What Happened to Shortcuts?

    I have spoken a lot about the Shortcuts app, and for good reason. It is the bridge to automation for the iPhone and iPad. One of the best things about Shortcuts is that you can share ones you have created via an iCloud link. It’s great when you want to resolve an issue for someone…

  • How to Solve Your Problems with Shortcuts

    In a recent chat on Clubhouse with Matthew Cassinelli and Christopher Lawley there was a listener who asked a questions along the lines of: How can I get someone new to Shortcuts start using it more? My original answer was to solve a problem with Shortcuts for them. I still stand by that statement, but…

  • Writing Mode Shortcut

    After making writing a routine for this newsletter, I wanted to automate things a bit so that I can get into the writing flow even faster. After some tweaking, I think I have finally created a version 1.0 of my Writing Mode Shortcut. Essentially, this Shortcut sets the brightness and volume where I want it, creates an…