The Selflessness of Developers

The Selflessness of Developers
Otto Nagengast: What do the maintainers get for all of the work, stress, and abuse? Money? Maybe they’re lucky to get some sponsorship money but it’s not going to make them rich. What about recognition? Maybe but how much does the world care about GitHub stars? Their resume?

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RIP Pelaton (or maybe not)

Bradley Chambers: It’s certainly cheaper to buy your own bike, sign up for Peloton Digital, and just watch the classes while you ride. People who choose Peloton are buying the entire experience with deep integration of all the pieces working together, though.Think about it another way: It’s

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OMG OnePlus

OMG OnePlus
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection put out a press release on Friday: On August 31, CBP officers seized 2,000 counterfeit Apple Airpod Earbuds from Hong Kong destined for Nevada at an air cargo facility located at John F. Kennedy International Airport. If the merchandise were genuine, the

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Xbox Game Pass Still Isn't Coming to iOS

Xbox Game Pass Still Isn't Coming to iOS
MacStories has a good roundup of the new rules, and this one stood out to me: Under section 3.1.2(a), games offered via game streaming services must be downloadable from the App Store. Unless changes are made to the services, this precludes apps that would allow console games

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You Might Not Need Another App

You Might Not Need Another App
The best free productivity apps might be already built in - Lee Peterson I recently reset my iPhone and went straight to iOS 14 and I’ve been using Reminders and Calendar. I’ve done my best not to reinstall any third party to do app. After a few days

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What Apple Has Up Their Sleeves Next Week

What Apple Has Up Their Sleeves Next Week
Daring Fireball: Apple Announces Virtual ‘Time Flies’ Event Next Tuesday If they only have an hour of story to tell about the new products, the event will last only an hour. There’s an upper limit of just over two hours on event duration, but there’s no lower limit.

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