In Revisionist History podcast, Gladwell claims that Winston Churchill's love for his friend Frederick Lindermann - responsible for bad British decisions during World War II and a terrible famine in Bengal that caused approximately three million lives. Definitely worth listening.Read More
Easy to keep bashing Apple for everything they did or didn't do and everything they could do better but once in a while there comes out of Apple something that is magical. The Touch ID was the last such thing and I feel the Apple Watch unlocking the Mac is the new thing for me. I know it has been around for a while but I only enabled it recently. This feature alone is worth the price of the Watch to me, about which I am otherwise still ambivalent. This unlock is magic. You do nothing other than show up near your mac and wake it. Since it requires nothing, not even a conscious touch, it is even better and quicker than the Touch ID on the new MacBook pros with the touchbars.
Only complaint - after a delay, like being out over the weekend away from work, you need to enter your password again. I wish this were a bit more intelligent and hence less frequent - like maybe not using over the weekend won't warrant the password entry but missing a couple days during the week would?
With Chris Cornell's recent tragic death, lead singers of four of the five bands I loved in my youth have killed themselvesRead More