In response to all the tech reviewers asking if the iPad Pro can replace the MacBook Pro, Fraser Spiers cleverly goes flipmode: Firstly, consider the hardware. The huge issue with the MacBook Pro is its form factor. The fact that the keyboard and screen are limited to being held in an L-shaped configuration seriously limits […]
Sounds like Apple might be killing off the 3.5 MM headphone jack on the iPhone 7: Citing a reliable source, a report from Japanese blog Macotakara claims that Apple plans to remove the 3.5mm headphone port from the upcoming iPhone 7, helping to achieve a “more than 1mm” reduction in thickness compared to the iPhone […]
Uh-oh. Stephen Hackett is done with iCloud Photo Library: A bunch of empty duplicate albums would be annoying to clean up, but upon digging, I discovered that not all my albums had been duplicated. Some — including one with 1800 family photos from a vacation — had been overwritten with an empty album of the […]
Don’t drink and drive over the holiday, particularly in a 1959 Chevy Bel Air.
Just a reminder to you Daily Exhaust readers who don’t know, I post a lot of car pictures on Instagram.
The Godfather Trilogy is only $10 in the U.S. iTunes Store right now. It’s worth $20 if you don’t include Part III. I’m just being honest. We’re talking about pre-Lost-In-Translation Sophia Coppola. via The Loop
“The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.” — Bruce Lee Early in my career as a web designer I had trouble focusing. I started off projects strong, but I had trouble following through on them. Looking back at my various failed starts and poorly executed work, I think of Cyclops from the […]
Most people can play daily fantasy or casino games without a problem. “I know there are people that can do it normally,” Mr. Adams said, but he is not one of them. He also acknowledges that he ultimately bears responsibility for his addiction. Yet gambling counselors say they could more easily help people like Mr. […]
You know, life is too short for ugly cars. Seriously. via Coudal
I love concept projects and Jay Machalani’s iOS 8 concept is very intriguing. via The Verge
Interesting observations from John Gruber on the iPad Pro and Pencil: For capacitive (finger) touch, the iPad Pro samples at twice the rate of previous iPads — 120 times per second instead of 60. With the Pencil, though, the iPad Pro samples at 240 times per second. The way the Pencil works requires cooperation with […]
At The Awl, Matt Buchanan on The Cool Way to Brew Good Coffee: This exchange was a series of dog whistles between two obnoxious people: I wanted the coffee most appealing to a coffee jerk; the barista told me that this shop was aggressively Goodc. If you are not a beanboi, but are vaguely aware […]
From Reuters, Taxi owners, lenders sue New York City over Uber: Taxi owners and lenders on Tuesday sued New York City and its Taxi and Limousine Commission, saying the proliferation of the popular ride-sharing business Uber was destroying their businesses and threatening their livelihoods. The lawsuit filed in Manhattan federal court accused the defendants of […]