How to see a wifi password on your iPhone

mobiletechreport.com/how-to-see-wifi-password-on-iphone-or-ipad/ How to see Wifi password on iPhone or iPad by Jeremy FrancisLast updated April 16, 2019iOS The short answer is no, the iOS operating system hides the password for the Wi-Fi account. There are a few options you have in case you cannot remember the wifi password. If you have a Mac computer you can find … Continue reading How to see a wifi password on your iPhone

Why do ketchup bottles pour the way they do?

The Atlantic puts out a very interesting daily email. This was from a few days back.  If you’re old enough to remember glass Heinz ketchup bottles, you might also recall how frustrating they were to use. You’d strike the bottom until, eventually, a huge blob would splurt out, ruining your plate. Heinz’s current bottle is … Continue reading Why do ketchup bottles pour the way they do?

How the new Google Store in NYC compares to an Apple Store

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/google-store-compared-to-apple-store-163757060.html How the new Google Store compares to Apple's Daniel Howley·Technology EditorFri, June 25, 2021, 12:37 PM Google (GOOG, GOOGL) has opened its first ever physical store to show off its hardware offerings, and it’s located on the first floor of its New York City headquarters. The store, in the city’s popular meatpacking district, also happens … Continue reading How the new Google Store in NYC compares to an Apple Store

Key West vows to survive — but how?

Residents know the sea level is rising along the entire Eastern Coast of the United States. No amount of money or wishes will change that. But somehow they think their much-loved community will survive. https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/jun/24/florida-keys-climate-change-sea-level-rise ‘The water is coming’: Florida Keys faces stark reality as seas rise The neighborhood of Stillwright Point in Key Largo, … Continue reading Key West vows to survive — but how?

A paean to the jigsaw puzzle

Given the details the author gives on the particular puzzles that gave her such joy -- wood, variety of pieces, and more -- it's a shame she couldn't have mentioned the source. nytimes.com/2021/06/23/crosswords/puzzles-essay-selz.html? When My World Fell Apart, I Turned to Puzzles A woman found that when her life was unstable, jigsaw puzzles provided a … Continue reading A paean to the jigsaw puzzle

iOS 15 changes not getting attention

https://arstechnica.com/?p=1772514 Here are a bunch of iOS 15 features that Apple didn’t mention earlier As usual, some of the most intriguing changes weren't necessarily the biggest. SAMUEL AXON -  6/12/2021, 8:40 AM As Apple's annual WWDC conference wraps up, we have a whole week of developer sessions and press briefings to look back on, plus a bunch … Continue reading iOS 15 changes not getting attention

Merkel suggests all UK visitors to EU should be quarantined

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/jun/23/all-uk-arrivals-in-eu-should-be-quarantined-says-angela-merkel All UK arrivals in EU should be quarantined, says Angela Merkel German leader’s comments come as disease control agency says Delta variant will account for 90% of EU cases by end of August Angela Merkel wants UK travellers to the EU to be quarantined and criticsed Portugal who allow in British tourists without quarantine.Photograph: … Continue reading Merkel suggests all UK visitors to EU should be quarantined

Record high temperatures in U.S. West and Southwest not normal

The Record Temperatures Enveloping The West Are Not Your Average Heat Wave June 19, 20216:01 AM ET ERIC WESTERVELT It might be tempting to shrug at the scorching weather across large swaths of the West. This just in: It gets hot in the summer. But this record-setting heat wave's remarkable power, size and unusually early … Continue reading Record high temperatures in U.S. West and Southwest not normal

Apple TV+ getting awards out of proportion to its offerings

https://www.macrumors.com/2021/06/22/apple-tv-plus-awards-nominations/ Apple TV+ Has Received Nearly 400 Awards Nominations Since Launch Tuesday June 22, 2021 4:00 pm PDT by Joe Rossignol Apple this week announced that, to date, Apple TV+ films and series have received 389 awards nominations and have won 112 awards since the streaming service launched in November 2019. The company said Apple TV+ has "received more award recognitions … Continue reading Apple TV+ getting awards out of proportion to its offerings

iPhone 12 Mini reportedly stops production

The most puzzling part of this article is the statement that a mini version of the iPhone 13 is expected. If it sold so poorly, why? Of course -- as the happy owner of a purple iPhone 12 Mini -- I truly don't understand why more haven't decided that a phone this portable, and with … Continue reading iPhone 12 Mini reportedly stops production

12 best series to watch on Netflix right now

netflixjunkie.com/12-best-series-to-watch-on-netflix-right-now/ 12 best series to watch on Netflix right now ByEfe Eren GencJune 21, 2021  Post a comment If you’re lost and looking for some kickass series to binge on Netflix, you’re in the right place. https://0f47dce717fb28f3d6763df39358991a.safeframe.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-38/html/container.html Netflix is a huge streaming platform with an enormous library ranging from action-packed series to informative documentaries. Therefore, it sometimes gets … Continue reading 12 best series to watch on Netflix right now

Now that you’re bought all sorts of unneeded things during Amazon Prime Days…

The Atlantic explains the marvel that is Amazon's Prime program. https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2021/06/amazon-prime-day-dystopian/619265/ Cancel Prime The subscription service is Amazon’s greatest—and most terrifying—invention.By Ellen Cushing About the author: Ellen Cushing is the special-projects editor at The Atlantic. Today is Prime Day. Imagine trying to explain that to an alien or to a time traveler from the 20th century. “Amazon turned 20 and … Continue reading Now that you’re bought all sorts of unneeded things during Amazon Prime Days…