Finally, Facebook adds a group that can overrule Zuckerberg on content

https://apple.news/AVRx2mTESSiq-pZvcoPTF2g Facebook Names the 20 People Who Can Overrule Mark Zuckerberg The new oversight board will review decisions to remove content. The members are accomplished professionals who are independent of the company. Six of the 20 members of Facebook's new oversight board, with CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Left to right, Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Nighat Dad, Pamela Karlan, … Continue reading Finally, Facebook adds a group that can overrule Zuckerberg on content

Two spaces or one after a period? Microsoft has an opinion

I learned how to touch type between 7th and 8th grade on a manual typewriter so two spaces has always been normal for me. And I just found myself double-spacing now. I think a conclusion that it's WRONG is overkill, but at least I'll know why my software is automatically correcting my prose. https://slate.trib.al/8VSGSx6 Microsoft … Continue reading Two spaces or one after a period? Microsoft has an opinion

A fix to Apple’s Facetime gets rid of bubbles in group chat (soon)

https://mashable.com/article/group-facetime-static-grid-ios-beta/ Apple finally fixes the most annoying thing about Group FaceTime calls Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Bubbles are fun, they said. You'll like it, they said. By Rachel Kraus1 day ago Hallelujah, FaceTime sanity is coming. Apple released the beta version of iOS 13.5 to registered developers Wednesday, and it reportedly comes with … Continue reading A fix to Apple’s Facetime gets rid of bubbles in group chat (soon)

Tweak Twitter for Mac to allow streaming

When I first read this, I thought "huh, what's a radio button?" Then I realized a radio button would ordinarily be two circles inside each other. Not in this case. Where you want doesn't look like a typical radio button -- it's the twinkle symbol at the top middle right where the compose button used … Continue reading Tweak Twitter for Mac to allow streaming

Apple-Google proposal to use smartphones to check COVID-19 contacts

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-04-10/apple-google-bring-covid-19-contact-tracing-to-3-billion-people? Apple, Google Bring Covid-19 Contact-Tracing to 3 Billion People By Mark Gurman April 10, 2020, 1:00 PM EDT Updated on April 10, 2020, 7:53 PM EDT Tech giants in rare partnership via iPhone, Android devicesUsers will be alerted if they were close to infected person Bloomberg’s daily technology newsletter is chronicling the impact of … Continue reading Apple-Google proposal to use smartphones to check COVID-19 contacts

Basic iPhone useful features that you may not know about

https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/09/cnn-underscored/iphone-features-tips-hacks/index.html 6 iPhone features you aren't using and totally should be Jacob Krol, CNN Underscored Thu April 9, 2020 We were impressed when Apple launched the iPhone 11, and especially loved the spectacular camera setup of the 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max. And there's so much these smartphones can do that you may have … Continue reading Basic iPhone useful features that you may not know about

COVID-19 is finally forcing the medical profession to recognize the value of using iPads

Many industrial, sales, and even restaurant jobs have found that providing iPads to staff can improve efficiency and communication. Because the coronavirus is so very contagious, hospital patients, nursing home and convalescent facility residents, and others who either have or are vulnerable to getting the virus have been separated from their families and other natural … Continue reading COVID-19 is finally forcing the medical profession to recognize the value of using iPads