September 21, 2015

Wearing your Apple Watch 24/7

David Smith (also known as “Underscore”) dropped Sleep++, an Apple Watch app that allows you to track your sleep a la Fitbit and others. The key here is needing to keep your watch on all the time. So how do you do it?

The TL/DR is to charge your Apple Watch in the morning while you get ready for your day (take a shower, get dressed, etc) and then again in the evening while you get ready for bed (brush teeth, put on pajamas, etc). Then put your Apple Watch in Airplane Mode while you sleep.

Read more about this process over on his blog.

September 20, 2015

The Solar System

It’s amazing to even just start to ponder how large our Solar System really is.

September 16, 2015

Freeing the Mobile Device from the Carrier

Walt Mossberg reporting for The Verge:

AT&T has stores, [Glenn Lurie, the CEO of AT&T Mobility] says, because “customers deserve choice” in phones, and AT&T’s stores carry many models.

Choice in AT&T’s offerings, that is…

September 15, 2015

Apple Corporate Retail Store Re-Opens on September 19th

You best bet I’ll be there.

September 7, 2015

LinkedIn Target’s Slack

from GigaOm:

It seems like the company is starting to shift its focus, if only a little bit. Instead of forming links people can use to reach new heights in their careers, LinkedIn is encouraging people to actually — get this — talk to the people in their circles.

While these companies may be putting Slack “in their crosshairs” doesn’t mean they’re a good shot.

Johnathan Lyman
Kenmore, WA,
United States
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