1920s Desserts That Deserve a Comeback in the 2020s

Had no idea that these desserts are from those years. Know all of them from when I still ate sweets regularly after each meal -- and they're excellent. — Read on http://www.allrecipes.com/article/1920s-desserts/ A small funny -- I certainly know the different between a desert (sandy, dry geographic feature) and a dessert (something sweet after your … Continue reading 1920s Desserts That Deserve a Comeback in the 2020s

Kaiser Permanente Bets on Smartwatches to Lower Costs

I'm wondering how long it will take before wearing one will be mandatory. It's just one step before the six-fi favorite of predicting that each of us will have a multipurpose chip injected at birth. Kaiser Permanente Bets on Smartwatches to Lower Costs. — Read on m-cacm.acm.org/news/242071-kaiser-permanente-bets-on-smartwatches-to-lower-costs/fulltext

Tinder, OKCupid, Grindr and other apps share personal data with advertisers

Researchers in Norway say the data-sharing appears to violate European data privacy laws. In the U.S., groups are asking state and federal regulators to investigate whether the practices are illegal. — Read on http://www.npr.org/2020/01/14/796427696/study-grindr-tindr-and-other-apps-share-sensitive-personal-data-with-advertisers

Feral cats adding to the bushfire tragedy

I love domesticated cats who live inside as necessary to my life. But cats are remarkably efficient predators when allowed to run free. Bird lovers often hate cats with a passion for that very reason. And it's a sound reason for keeping pet cats indoors. What's happening now is that feral cats are heading into … Continue reading Feral cats adding to the bushfire tragedy