October 2019 Archives

October 28, 2019

I ordered AirPods when they first came out and have been waiting for headphones with better isolation since my Beats X died. So… AirPods Pro was an instabuy.

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October 13, 2019

Last year, we got lucky and were somehow able to see Utada Hikaru in concert while vacationing in Japan. Realizing that it's a bit more complicated trying to get tickets for events when you don't live in Japan!

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October 9, 2019

Spent way too long trying to figure out why my website had broken links and looked odd on mobile. Learned / remembered (again) that markdown numbered lists need spaces or tabs for each subsequent paragraph to render correctly.

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October 7, 2019

Just a quick reminder to anyone considering updating to macOS 10.15 Catalina: make sure any app you depend on is 64-bit compatible!

Seeing lots of folks with older version of Adobe apps shocked that they no longer launch after update.

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October 5, 2019

Diamond Head at night.

Night mode is really great!

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October 4, 2019

Fun with NFC stickers, Apple Shortcuts and HomeKit connected Lights and switches. Tap your phone on sticker and turn on/off stuff in your house.

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Looking at some wide-format 11x17" scanners. Anyone have suggestions? Wondering if the Epson Workforce WF-7710 or WG-7720 is any good for scanning artwork.

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October 2, 2019

I guess Apple sorta gave us a way to override default apps with Shortcuts. Successfully made an automation to open Halide instead of the default camera app.

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October 1, 2019

Gotta love these beautiful custom hand painted GameBoy Color cases by Eri Kitamura. ♥ her work!

Available here.

Custom Gameboy Color case Milky forestCustom Gameboy Color case Blueberry yogurt

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