iCloud, PDFpen and iOS 8 — Before you update

Philip Blog, iPhone, PDFpen

If you have PDFpen running on your Mac and PDFpen on your iPad or iPhone, please be aware of what updating to iOS 8’s new iCloud Drive will mean for you — no more syncing with your Mac until Yosemite (OS X 10.10). Macworld already has a good article on this topic, check it out for more details. When you …

What about that scary Full Access warning?

Philip Blog, iPhone, TextExpander

(or, Q: Does TextExpander transmit all my keystrokes to Smile's servers? A: No.) TextExpander touch 3's custom keyboard requires Full Access to function as you'd expect a keyboard to, and the warning iOS presents about this is quite ominous: The TextExpander keyboard needs to share snippet data with the TextExpander app and to play sounds, such as key clicks and …