If your iPhone doesn’t automatically update, you should update to iOS 14.7 now

Late news: Apple confirms Wi-Fi name bug fixed in iOS 14.7, iPadOS 14.7https://appleinsider.com/articles/21/07/21/apple-confirms-wi-fi-name-bug-fixed-in-ios-147-ipados-147? https://9to5mac.com/2021/07/19/ios-14-7-why-you-should-update/ JULY 19 iOS 14.7 is now available, here’s why you should update José Adorno - Jul. 19th 2021 5:00 pm PT Apple has officially released iOS 14.7 to the general public. This update comes as iOS 14 beta testing begins to … Continue reading If your iPhone doesn’t automatically update, you should update to iOS 14.7 now

Disconnecting natural gas to reduce emissions being fought by chefs

https://www.wsj.com/articles/cities-try-to-phase-out-gas-stovesbut-cooks-are-pushing-back-11626514200 Cities Try to Phase Out Gas Stoves—but Cooks Are Pushing Back Persuading people to switch to electric is hard; gas stoves get exempted from bans on new hookups By Elena Shao | Photographs by Talia Herman for The Wall Street JournalJuly 17, 2021 5:30 am ET Gas-fired stoves are emerging as a burning issue as American … Continue reading Disconnecting natural gas to reduce emissions being fought by chefs

Novel material that’s making 5G possible (among other things)

https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-novel-material-thats-shrinking-phone-chargers-powering-up-electric-cars-and-making-5g-possible-11626494445? The Novel Material That’s Shrinking Phone Chargers, Powering Up Electric Cars, and Making 5G Possible Gallium, once an industrial-waste product, is transforming our increasingly electrified world By Christopher MimsJuly 17, 2021 12:00 am ET If you’re reading this on a screen, it’s likely you’re literally staring at the future. Present in most LED screens, as … Continue reading Novel material that’s making 5G possible (among other things)

A new look at what you can do about solving the plastic problem

https://www.npr.org/2021/07/12/1015296355/zero-waste-single-use-plastic-trash-recycle? The Plastic Problem Isn't Your Fault, But You Can Be Part Of The Solution July 13, 20212:55 AM ET REBECCA DAVIS Credit: Becky Harlan/NPR One of the most overwhelming aspects of modern life, in my (Rebecca) opinion, is knowing about major global-impact issues like climate change and plastic waste pollution and feeling like there … Continue reading A new look at what you can do about solving the plastic problem

Summer reading

https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-books-of-summer-11622047074? The Books of Summer Our reviewers on vacation-ready fiction and nonfiction, along with guides to summer pleasures—and our readers weigh in on the books that capture the essence of the season. Illustrations: Ben Wiseman for the Wall Street Journal By WSJ Books StaffUpdated May 28, 2021 5:12 pm ET Summer is the season of leisure … Continue reading Summer reading

Why didn’t German knowledge of upcoming floods get distributed?

https://www.cnn.com/2021/07/16/europe/germany-deaths-europe-severe-flooding-intl/index.html https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/germany-knew-the-floods-were-coming-but-the-warnings-didnt-work-cn99wjxzs Germany knew the floods were coming, but the warnings didn’t work Weather scientists say a ‘monumental failure of the system’ is directly to blame for the death and devastation triggered by a month’s worth of rain that fell in two days this week Germany knew the floods were coming, but the warnings didn’t … Continue reading Why didn’t German knowledge of upcoming floods get distributed?

Read this to know which restaurants received millions of revitalization funds

If you wondered where the revitalization money went and how much went to companies much larger than your neighborhood restaurant, this is your meat and potatoes. https://ny.eater.com/2021/7/13/22574960/restaurant-revitalization-fund-awards-nyc-momofuku-masa-milos Which NYC Restaurants Pulled in Millions of Pandemic Aid? Masa, Momofuku, Peter Luger, and more were among the restaurants granted the most fundsby Ryan Sutton  Jul 13, 2021, 1:09pm EDT … Continue reading Read this to know which restaurants received millions of revitalization funds

“Unforgotten” makes a case for decency

http://www.nytimes.com/2021/07/09/arts/television/review-unforgotten-pbs.html? Review: ‘Unforgotten’ Makes the Case for Decency In its fourth season on “Masterpiece,” the cold-case drama keeps its delicate balance of mystery, melodrama and compassion. Sanjeev Bhaskar, left, and Nicola Walker in the new season of “Unforgotten,” a “Masterpiece” series on PBS.Credit...Mainstreet Pictures By Mike HaleJuly 9, 2021UnforgottenNYT Critic's Pick During four seasons on ITV, the … Continue reading “Unforgotten” makes a case for decency

Which alternative milks have the most protein?

Note that almond milk which is responsible for diverting an unreasonable amount of California's potable water has the lowest protein content of the alternatives. https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/325425#soy-milk Almond, hemp, oat, soy, and cow's milk: Which is best? Medically reviewed by Katherine Marengo LDN, R.D. — Written by Jessica Caporuscio, Pharm.D. — Updated on January 21, 2021 Nutritional valuesAlmond milkHemp milkOat milkSoy milkCow's milkSummary … Continue reading Which alternative milks have the most protein?

Heat waves kill — and climate change is making it much worse

https://apple.news/AWlITaUzTQ2CVdvV87Nobmw [National Geographic] Heat waves kill people—and climate change is making it much, much worse A recent study found that more than a third of all heat deaths worldwide can be pinned on climate change. Parts of the U.S. are feeling the danger now. Heat waves, like the one that has held the Northwest United … Continue reading Heat waves kill — and climate change is making it much worse

How to change audio quality on your iPhone

https://screenrant.com/apple-music-audio-quality-change-iphone-how/ How To Change Apple Music Audio Quality On iPhone Want to get the most out of Apple Music? Learn how to take full control over streaming and download quality when using the app on an iPhone.BY JOSEPH MARINGPUBLISHED JUL 04, 2021 Apple Music offers instant access to over 75 million songs, and when used on iPhone, users can … Continue reading How to change audio quality on your iPhone