In Switzerland they have vending machines for cheese in the street. Am re-evaluating my holiday plans.
👍 Good news: Free keyboard replacement for my MaxBook Pro. 👎 Bad news: 7 days without it. 😬 Am about to find out good that Time Machine backup I took is on my 8 year old ‘spare’ laptop.
Apple furniture un-marked by HomePod 🤔
Local sleeper agents requesting instructions…
Interesting write-up on the Amazon Day One blog: “Real-time acoustic fingerprinting will prevent Alexa devices from waking when her name is called during [a] commercial”.
East Midlands Trains setting expectations pretty well 👍
Loving the NYT on “Limiting Your Child’s Fire Time: A Guide for Concerned Paleolithic Parents”
I generally refuse to put stickers on my laptop. I’ll make an exception for this one.
Sure, Elon Musk can fire his car into space, but can he build a service that enables a million people to renew their passport by uploading their own digital image?
No… And I can’t either, but I work with an amazing team that can. Nice work team. 🎉
😡 I’m not quite at the ‘buy a Dell’ stage yet, but this TouchBar MacBook Pro keyboard is testing my Apple brand loyalty… 1 year old and it’s chipped, shiny (visibly worn) and keys stick at random. I have a 2012 model with a keyboard in better shape.
BREAKING: Thing that was unexpected 90mins ago already ‘just par for the course’.
Obviously and also no, because…
1️⃣ YOU JUST SPENT AN HOUR DOWNLOADING A GIGABYTE OF THE LATEST UPDATES 😡
2️⃣ YOU’RE THE AUTOUPDATE APP YOU CHECK LATER… 🤯
Horace Dediu explains “The Apple Cash FAQ”. 💡
😐 DXW’s armchair audit of the Digital Outcomes and Specialists framework reports that “65% of opportunities were rated as ‘generally bad’”.
Hooray! The Echo Spot’s coming to the UK. Immediate pre-order.
“I wonder if I could improve the WiFi coverage from my Airport”, I thought. Looks like you can and you’d barely notice the difference in the looks department.
Leisa Reichelt on “Passwords that make you feel good”.
A charming idea, but being British I can’t allow positive affirmations to take up valuable self-deprecation time.