I Bought A New Laptop

What have I done?

So I thought I would give a little update on what’s new with my setup - specifically my mobile setup.

Well, here’s the news - I bought a new M1 MacBook Air (2020) about 2 or 3 weeks ago. It is the lowest spec version too - so 8GB of RAM, 256GB SSD and all the hype.

This is also my first Apple computer - my first Mac - so that’s pretty neat. The ARM processor is also a big reason I wanted to get one of these things.

I haven’t had too much time to really customize it that much, but I have installed Homebrew, switched the default shell to the newest version of bash and installed some desktop programs I use a bunch like Discord, Spotify, Notion, VS Code etc,.

Some pics and screenshots

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What do I like?

Here is a list of the things that I knew I would like about the M1 MacBook so they were not that surprising:

What I don’t like

Moving forward

I will be posting updates here about my experience using macOS for development and daily tasks. Let’s see what happens!