For the first time in 15 years I no longer have a gmail account. Feels a bit odd and I’m not sure why since I haven’t used it that much in the last 10 years 😉
Excited to have mac OS Catalina beta running on my Mac without having touched my working Mojave install. APFS volumes are a treat!
Amusing to me that the new Apple 6K pro monitor costs $6k if you want a stand. $1000 for a stand? Really Apple?
So that whole “get 10,000 steps a day” thing is just marketing, with no basis in science. Interesting article at The Atlantic. Always had a feeling that was nonsense. Thats about 5 miles a day, more than most people have time for. It’s always really been about just getting moving.
It’s depressing that public TV in the US doesn’t understand how annoying their break-ins asking for money during shows is. I get 5 minutes. 10-15 makes me not only not want to give money but makes me change the channel.
Saw this photo today (having gone viral) and was totally disgusted. It’s like kids waiting in line to see Santa, only at 29,000 feet and sub-zero temperatures with wind. Nepal issued 381 permits at $11,000 a pop this year. Given the limited window for climbing Everest this is clearly too many. The Nepalese government shouldContinue reading
Talk about an old reference.. the sub heading of this story on Playdate “Little, yellow, different”. You’ve got to be a certain age to remember those commercials (and the medicine itself!).
Apple and the next round of ad privacy Apple and the WebKit team have been doing some fantastic work in the ad tracking space as of late. Starting with Intelligent Tracking Prevention in Safari on Mac and iOS now they’re working on something called Privacy Preserving Ad Click Attribution. What makes this latest round moreContinue reading “Apple and the next round of ad privacy”
I’m not a fan of Internet comments these days, especially on the tech websites that I frequent. But like a moth to flame I’m always drawn in by them to the point where I start to reply. This is not going well for me and it’s complete waste of time so I’ve started creating userContinue reading “My AdGuard User Filters”
AMGEN Tour of California app is very good. Well thought-out to get to race info quickly and even better free, live video when NBCSN coverage goes over their allotted time every day and cuts to their paid app once the race is complete. Some of us do want to see the awards and standings.