The last #AppleEvent of 2020 was worth watching, if only for the John Hodgman cameo at end. A reminder perhaps, of when Apple events were far less slick and much more fun.
An enjoyable Sunday afternoon spent playing tennis with @fofr. Was comprehensively beaten 9-3, but seeing as this was the first time I’ve held a racket since about 1992, think I can live with that scoreline! 🎾
If I’ve got this all set up correctly, this post will be saved to the Internet Archive, thanks to Indiekit’s new syndication feature. 🤞 https://getindiekit.com
A Guy Walks Into an Apple Store:“Yes, removing the charging brick from each iPhone box will reduce waste […] But if you expand your view just a bit, you can really see how none of their other marketing backs up this goal, and in fact runs counter to it.” https://birchtree.me/blog/a-guy-walks-into-an-apple-store/
Another milestone reached in the rollout of our service means another excuse to design a mission patch. https://dribbble.com/shots/14399943
The tree at the end of my street whose bright red plumage brings me so much joy around this time every year.A Day In The Life: Brighton, United Kingdom, 14 October 2020 at 17:45 BST. https://micro.welltempered.net/2020/09/24/a-day-in.html
Could only manage 5 minutes of hyperbolic rhetoric before needing to turn the damn thing off. #AppleEvent
“We urge consumers to think about whether they really need to make that purchase on Amazon Prime Day and instead how they can use their money in way that benefits society and the environment.”Boycott Amazon and support small businesses instead. https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2020/oct/13/uk-shoppers-urged-to-shun-amazon-prime-day-to-support-small-businesses
Finally, an acquisition I can wholeheartedly endorse. Congratulations, @clearleft! https://clearleft.com/posts/meet-the-new-owners-of-clearleft
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