I was really confused on how to, or even if the Apple Watch could track laps using the standard Apple Watch Outdoor Run workout. It sure seemed like I should be able to tell the watch that I had finished a lap and have it mark that. It's a pretty standard feature for most all… Continue reading Tracking laps with Apple Watch
I've been on a bit of a run lately with finding really interesting books. I love writing reviews, and will try to get all of the good books reviewed here. The first one is Daniel Coyle's The Culture Code: The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups. I just finished it up, so here goes: Coyle digs… Continue reading Book Review: The Culture Code
The current trendy opinion on Apple in the Twitter-verse and Inter-webs is that Apple services suck. Ben Thompson is the most recent, in his article released today, titled "Divine Discontent: Disruption's Antidote". It is a very good article on disruption, through the lens of Apple VS Amazon. Apple Services are not the point of… Continue reading Apple Services suck?
Much delayed recap of the Valencia Trail Race. Ran this one with my brother Bob, and we stayed together for the race. It was a cloudless, sunny day and the temps were mid-upper 70's. First, the numbers: we finished in 9:24:29 - way over my 8 hours over/under guess. I was finisher #132 out of 158… Continue reading Valencia 50k Trail Race – Recap
I thought this was a fascinating look behind the scenes on how Spike Jonze made the new Apple HomePod commercial - I never would have thought that they did this 'in the real world' -