Matthew Cassinelli is a writer, podcaster, video producer, and Shortcuts creator. After working on the Workflow app before it was acquired by Apple and turned into Shortcuts, Matthew now shares about how to use Shortcuts and how to get things done with Apple technology.
Matthew has been a contributor to iMore for over four years, cohosted two podcasts called Supercomputer and Smart Tech Today in the past, and currently produces livestreams and videos for his YouTube channel.
On his personal website MatthewCassinelli.com, Matthew has shared hundreds & hundreds of shortcuts that anyone can download, plus runs a membership program for more advanced Shortcuts users. He also publishes a weekly newsletter called “What’s New in Shortcuts.”
In his free time, Matthew enjoys spending time in the San Francisco Bay Area with his girlfriend and his cat. He also likes to play Xbox games like Apex Legends and Sea of Thieves.
Have a question about Shortcuts? Contact Matthew at @mattcassinelli.
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With such a large hand-held touchscreen, iPad is perfect for Shortcuts. Here are four ways to take advantage of the platform in your automations.
Running Shortcuts from the Share Sheet is one of the most powerful ways users can automate their workflows — here's how to best take advantage of everything the feature offers.
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Shortcuts is Apple's most powerful and yet least-used app — here are three things it can do to fix that.
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Apple's Shortcuts app extends the functionality of their operating systems far beyond what users could do otherwise. Does that leave out non-Shortcuts users, and if so, what can Apple do to fix it?
Shortcuts added new “Add” and “Remove” options to the Set Playback Destination action. Combined with multiple devices, this lets you finally set up flexible speaker groups for HomePod — here’s how.
At WWDC, Apple introduced updated developer tools for integrating with the Shortcuts app. We asked three app developers about their thoughts on the changes.