Sci-fi and fantasy novels that have fallen off the radar

https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/books/lets-talk-about-fantasy-and-science-fiction-books-that-have-fallen-off-the-radar/2021/01/12/2f653b56-34a9-11eb-b59c-adb7153d10c2_story.html Let’s talk about fantasy and science fiction books that have fallen off the radar By Silvia Moreno-Garcia and Lavie TidharJan. 13, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. ESTAdd to list After “Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell” was published in 2004 its author, Susanna Clarke, went mostly silent. Hopeful readers wondered what happened to Strange and Norrell next, and only … Continue reading Sci-fi and fantasy novels that have fallen off the radar

A tip for the creamiest risotto

Risotto is definitely one of those comfort foods that seems difficult but only requires a bit of loving care. Perhaps these tips will make risotto more likely to show up on your table. https://www.foodnetwork.com/fn-dish/recipes/2019/3/the-one-thing-i-make-all-spring-long The One Thing I Make All Spring Long My favorite way to celebrate spring also happens to be a weeknight wonder. … Continue reading A tip for the creamiest risotto

Your Apple TV+ free access has been extended again

Apple again extends Apple TV+ free trials, subscribers now get free access until July 2021 Benjamin Mayo - Jan. 15th 2021 10:37 am PT Apple is again extending the free period for the Apple TV+ 1-year free trials given out with hardware. With the latest announcement, anybody with an Apple TV+ subscription that was set … Continue reading Your Apple TV+ free access has been extended again

Amazon and Big Five Publishers Sued for Price Fixing

One important reminder -- anyone can file a law suit. That doesn't mean they've proved their case. It doesn't help that the big fish publishers are eating the little ones and that an increasing percentage of the book market is highly concentrated. If you need to be reminded of the consequences, just look at the … Continue reading Amazon and Big Five Publishers Sued for Price Fixing

Apple adds helpful privacy tips to its Tips app

9to5mac.com/2021/01/15/change-iphone-privacy-settings-9-apple-tips/ Apple shares 9 tips to take control of your privacy on iPhone Michael Potuck, @michaelpotuck - Jan. 15th 2021 2:00 pm PT Apple’s Tips app on iOS has been around for a while and the company has been consistently updating it with new content over the years. Now a new Privacy tips collection has … Continue reading Apple adds helpful privacy tips to its Tips app

If eligible, how to get an appointment to get a vaccine shot

How to Get the Coronavirus Vaccine in New York City There are multiple websites, disappearing slots and even attempts to game the system. Here’s our guide to what you have to do to get a dose in your arm. Checking in for vaccinations at the Javits Center in Manhattan.Credit...Brendan McDermid/Reuters By Ron Lieber Jan. 17, 2021 … Continue reading If eligible, how to get an appointment to get a vaccine shot

Top 10 Food Network recipes of 2020

The Top 10 Recipes Food Network Fans Loved Most in 2020 Banana bread and beyond ... By: Meghan Hynes Cole Teri Lyn Fisher While 2020 forced many of us to spend a lot more time at home, there was a silver lining we in the food world observed: More time at home meant we were all … Continue reading Top 10 Food Network recipes of 2020

How do you enroll in the Kindle challenge?

How do you get invited to the Kindle Challenge? January 12, 2021 By Michael Kozlowski Kindle Challenge is a new reward system that Amazon launched a couple of weeks ago. It allows you to earn badges, meeting different reading goals or purchasing ebooks. Amazon is doing some AB testing, some people are earning $5 ebook credit, by getting … Continue reading How do you enroll in the Kindle challenge?

A Netflix show — “Lupin” to add to your watch list

https://www.buzzfeed.com/jenniferabidor/lupin-netflix-reasons-to-watch 7 Reasons Why "Lupin" On Netflix Should Be Your Next Binge-Watch Warning: You might just watch it all in one sitting. by Jen AbidorBuzzFeed Staff💬 If you were watching Netflix over the weekend, you probably saw that Lupin is currently the #3 show streaming in the US — and if you're like me, you hit play, watched the whole … Continue reading A Netflix show — “Lupin” to add to your watch list

Still going to the grocery store? May be time to quit for safety

Time to make fewer trips to the grocery store, if you can't have them delivered. And start doubling up on your masks if you can. As bad as COVID has been, it's about to get much worse. https://www.vox.com/22220301/covid-spread-new-strain-variants-safe-grocery-store-n95-masks-vaccine Still going to the grocery store? With new virus variants spreading, it’s probably time to stop. Health … Continue reading Still going to the grocery store? May be time to quit for safety