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.
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’”.
“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.
“Blue Monday”… Still not a thing.
🔗 The Conversation on “Everything you need to know about London’s broken commuter railways”.
🤔 CityMetric on “Everything you know about British train fares is wrong”.
🔗 “Reading disks from 1988 in 2018” - https://sixcolors.com/post/2018/01/reading-disks-from-1988-in-2018/
👍 Handy public holiday calculator (for UK) - https://maximiseyourannualleave.co.uk/
There’s few more terrifying sounds than an unexpected flush when you and a toilet-training toddler are the only ones home…
Trying out a few UK shaving subscription services. So far, on delivery times:
🙂 Cornerstone: Estimated 4 days, delivered in 2.
😐 Boldking: Estimated 8 days, delivered in 5.
🙁 Harry’s: Estimated 4 days, delivered in 7.
Only Harry’s had tracked shipping, but all of the delay was pre-dispatch.