Quando hanno voglia di litigare…

Ennesima grande app che passa al modello in abbonamento: PDF Expert di Readdle, con la versione 7, raggiunge Ulysses, Drafts, TextExpander e tanti (troppi?) altri. Ho già espresso le mie opinioni riguardo allo switch in questione: ci sono casi in cui ha senso, o almeno lo ha per me (Ulysses), altri in cui proprio ne […]

Lying under the feet of the giants?

Suggerimento podcast (in Inglese americano quindi valutate se sia gestibile). Land Of The Giants Descrizione al volo, grazie al sempre ottimo PocketCasts: La prima stagione è tutta dedicata alla casa del grosso sorriso arancione, croce e delizia di noi fan dello shopping online. Se pensate che la parte “croce” sia un’esagerazione, o sostanzialmente ininfluente, allora […]

Quando non sei più automaticamente parte della maggioranza

The statistic hints at what the white mainland students are going through. (Studiando alle Hawaii, NdR) They are escaping, probably for the first time, what sociologists call “white transparency.” Whiteness stops being invisible to them; they suddenly perceive themselves as having a color — a race. Mi è successa la medesima cosa in Giappone. Uno […]

Quote Of The Day

Once again, The Macalope is forced to drag Schrödinger’s cat from its theoretical box in order to present the mystery of how the iPhone’s percentage of Apple’s revenue can be both bad when it’s high and bad when it’s low. Writing for MarketWatch, Jon Swartz says “The iPhone just did something it hasn’t done in […]

L’eliminacode

My dad was one of the only people with a good-for-life, go-anywhere American Airlines pass. Then they took it away. This is the true story of having—and losing—a superpower. The man work the golden airline ticket – Narratively.com Twitter directly contributes to, and profits from, the machines of hatred and white supremacy. Period. It and […]

Ladri informati(ci)?

The Loop che rilancia un post su Reddit (possibile quindi si tratti dei una bufala, per stessa ammissione di Dave Mark): Reddit user: I came home this evening to find my house had been broken into. TV – Gone Bluetooth Speaker – Gone Wifes work Laptop (HP) – Gone DSLR Camera – Gone Logitech Headset […]

L’eliminacode

Sei il tuo logo? Quasi mai, in realtà. If Corporate Logos Were A Little More Honest – Lost In Mobile You probably noticed the new app when it self-importantly plopped its icon into your MacOS dock today and jumped to the foreground on its own volition. It’s a very rude new app that occupies several […]

Quote Of The Day

Apple does its part in trying to combat these insidious privacy violations. They have rules that disallow tracking users without their knowledge; they display permissions dialogs. But nobody’s fooling themselves: bad developers will always find a way to excavate user data. Just look at the myriad shitty uses of JavaScript on the web. Besides, asking […]

La cura in uno SpeedTest

Ho sempre usato l’app (e prima il sito) di Ookla, ma adesso ho un motivo in più. Fantastici. Download the linked Speed Test app from the App Store Launch the app You should see a big Go button Now, before you go any further, let me put out this caveat: If you hate jump scares, […]