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I imagine British people approaching Unix for the first time are mystified about why you put important things into /bin https://t.co/8P8RNnZxIa

— Chris Espinosa (@cdespinosa) January 18, 2019
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ahem APP BUTTON

— Uluroo (@UlurooSpeaks) January 18, 2019
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Today I learned:

`/usr` stands for “universal system resources” not “user”

`/dev` stands for “device” not “development”

Had no idea.

— Derek Shoemaker (@derekshoedev) January 17, 2019
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I’m happy Apple has added sexual activity to its Health app but at the same time I’m worried I’m gonna get 11am “Make it happen today” notifications.

— 𝚠𝚒𝚕 𝚜𝚑𝚒𝚙𝚕𝚎𝚢 (@wilshipley) January 18, 2019
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Every time something like this happens I am reminded that it is insane how cloud computing and SAAS means that huge companies can reach into your computer and change things at will

— nilay patel (@reckless) January 17, 2019
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My sister got creeped on and sexually harassed by a jiffy lube guy via text from his personal phone and.... pic.twitter.com/ugKajMCvCK

— Unproblematic and nice account (@LovableAndKind) January 15, 2019
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Michael Cohen spent Trump's money on a Twitter account talking about how hot Michael Cohen is, and the results are incredible. https://t.co/c6PYVuC9I9 pic.twitter.com/ehHTHWpsyJ

— Will Sommer (@willsommer) January 17, 2019
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"Working adults formerly enjoyed an hour of 'community time' after the workday was over & before they were expected home. It's been replaced by an hour of 'commuting time.' The former warmed us to our fellow human beings, the latter conditions us to hate them."
—Ray Oldenburg pic.twitter.com/kcYiWKgIfq

— Taras Grescoe (@grescoe) January 16, 2019
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Alternatively, your web site is infinitely better when visited with JavaScript disabled.

— Jeff Johnson (@lapcatsoftware) January 16, 2019
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Signs you're a terrible web developer:

Your web site is a totally blank page when visited with JavaScript disabled.

— Jeff Johnson (@lapcatsoftware) January 16, 2019
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The dirty secret is that the big tech cos aren't looking for the most talented, they're looking for the most compliant. The most compliant engineers will relocate to SF and jump through all of the other hoops. That's why the hoops exist. https://t.co/yvo1IKVSoI

— Jeff Johnson (@lapcatsoftware) January 15, 2019
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😲 Thanks!

— Uluroo (@UlurooSpeaks) January 15, 2019
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My running thesis is that it’s not that web technologies are bad, but that web developers are accustomed to disrespecting the everloving shit out of their users via overlays and banners and other such nonsense, and this extends to every technological lever they get their hands on

— Jeff Nadeau (@jnadeau) January 15, 2019
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4 days ago by gopy
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Awfully bold of you to call -activateIgnoringOtherApps: whenever you feel like it, interrupting my ongoing Spotlight query every single time https://t.co/MjcMxxAOjv

— Jeff Nadeau (@jnadeau) January 15, 2019
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All the major web browsers have now decided that extensions are evil and need to be controlled.

The irony is that we wouldn't even need extensions that much if the damn browsers didn't keep adding giant shitty web features that make browsing miserable without extensions.

— Jeff Johnson (@lapcatsoftware) January 14, 2019
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Wow, judge in FTC-Qualcomm trial takes a page out of Steve Jobs’ handbook. https://t.co/BNNEL7n1MM

— Mark Gurman (@markgurman) January 14, 2019
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why the fuck doesn't it just close the door itself if it's so smart https://t.co/1HHqJhCtFH

— Internet of Shit (@internetofshit) January 13, 2019
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5 days ago by gopy
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Ohhh... I think this is what I remembered when I was blanking on whether an official web player existed. Thanks for sending.

— Uluroo (@UlurooSpeaks) January 14, 2019
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This morning I spent 2 hours trying to get prescriptions filled. One requires pre-authorization, one has a $260 co-pay from the insurance company I pay almost $2000/month for, and the third was denied. And people wonder why most Americans want single payer insurance.

— Will "January Name" Smith (@willsmith) January 12, 2019
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6 days ago by gopy
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The first iPod may be ridiculously thick by today’s standard, but it’s still a beautiful device. pic.twitter.com/s3hfsSixDp

— Riccardo Mori (@morrick) January 12, 2019
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7 days ago by gopy
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My impostor syndrome doesn’t scream I am a fraud all the time. Sometimes it whispers “the scam is working”

— Natalie Walker (@nwalks) January 11, 2019
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It's almost like a distributed document model that allows execution of arbitrary third-party code from just about anywhere is a poor architecture for applications. https://t.co/vPULBf4HKs

— Refugee, asylum-seeker, immigrant, & citizen (@scribandotcom) January 11, 2019
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“Service Workers are so great, Safari is holding back the web by not adopting features fast enough…” pic.twitter.com/qEIl8XygKD

— John Gruber (@gruber) January 11, 2019
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My phone just autocorrected "macbook pro" to "macbook problem" 😅

— Dan Masters – OhMDee.com (@OhMDee) January 11, 2019
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I miss exciting software.

— Zac Cichy (@zcichy) January 11, 2019
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7 days ago by gopy
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I've been wondering why Apple uses the esc key in its own apps' shortcuts, yet doesn't sell an iPad keyboard that has one. pic.twitter.com/xu59gPsjFO

— Ole Zorn (@olemoritz) January 11, 2019
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8 days ago by gopy
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Ugh, we are going back to ‘you need the biggest phone to get the best features’. https://t.co/7E7VWfgbf3

— Benjamin Mayo (@bzamayo) January 11, 2019
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8 days ago by gopy
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Who are these people making video streaming apps without skip-forward/back-N-seconds buttons or gestures? I guess they never miss what a character said or want to rewatch a pivotal moment?

— John Siracusa (@siracusa) January 11, 2019
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8 days ago by gopy
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Pluralizing 'Mr.' and 'Mrs.': a situation so tough we had to call French to fix it for us https://t.co/MnmC3MFIMo

— Merriam-Webster (@MerriamWebster) January 10, 2019
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8 days ago by gopy
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Computer hologram, fully 3D, that reflects the lighting of the environment that it’s in. pic.twitter.com/osnq9eYSAC

— Bob Burrough (@bob_burrough) January 10, 2019
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9 days ago by gopy
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On this day in 2007, Steve Jobs announced a breakthrough product that I am beyond grateful to have been a part of: iPhone. It's some kind of coincidence then, that today also happens to be my birthday. 🎂 pic.twitter.com/jSTUFWnduv

— Bob Burrough (@bob_burrough) January 10, 2019
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9 days ago by gopy
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Google is like a tobacco company that’s also selling nicotine patches. I don’t know whether to laugh or cry.

— Riccardo Mori (@morrick) January 10, 2019
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9 days ago by gopy
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We have the best product pipeline. In fact, we're not going to release any products, because that would just ruin the pipeline.

— Jeff Johnson (@lapcatsoftware) January 9, 2019
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9 days ago by gopy
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You 𝘵𝘩𝘪𝘯𝘬 it's 𝒸𝓊𝓉ℯ to 𝘄𝗿𝗶𝘁𝗲 your tweets and usernames 𝖙𝖍𝖎𝖘 𝖜𝖆𝖞. But have you 𝙡𝙞𝙨𝙩𝙚𝙣𝙚𝙙 to what it 𝘴𝘰𝘶𝘯𝘥𝘴 𝘭𝘪𝘬𝘦 with assistive technologies like 𝓥𝓸𝓲𝓬𝓮𝓞𝓿𝓮𝓻? pic.twitter.com/CywCf1b3Lm

— Kent C. Dodds (@kentcdodds) January 9, 2019
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9 days ago by gopy
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…”Mirror, mirror, on my wall, who’s the fairest one of all?”

“There’s a craft fair happening nearby tomorrow, would you like me to add it to your calendar?”

— Greg Pierce (@agiletortoise) January 8, 2019
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The wacky part is Apple can't prevent TV makers from content tracking on HDMI inputs, so a smart TV can track what you watch on an Apple TV!

— nilay patel (@reckless) January 7, 2019
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Apple tells me that no smart TV content tracking is allowed on AirPlay 2 streams on Vizio and LG TVs, in addition to preventing Samsung from tracking the iTunes app. Sounds like they pushed this policy with the industry, good for them

— nilay patel (@reckless) January 7, 2019
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11 days ago by gopy
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Am I the only one who didn't know Chris Pine's dad played Getraer on CHiPs? pic.twitter.com/sXHBX2jzfb

— Kevin M. Kruse (@KevinMKruse) January 7, 2019
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11 days ago by gopy
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Spotify's UI is just terrible overall. The unconfigurable large green buttons at the top wasting space. Multiple taps & swipes to get to an artist or album that's playing. And still no song lyrics.

They have the song selection and algorithms, but good grief, fix the UI already.

— Meek Geek (@meekgeek) January 7, 2019
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12 days ago by gopy
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You lose an IQ point every time you see a clapping hands emoji.

— Jeff Johnson (@lapcatsoftware) January 6, 2019
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12 days ago by gopy
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Also not to be snarky but the Apple TV UI also kind of sucks to some degree of hard.

— Jason Snell (@jsnell) January 6, 2019
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12 days ago by gopy
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Imagine a plug-in for forum software that prevents threads with unanswered questions from appearing on search engine result pages after a specified amount of time. Imagine how fucking time-saving this could be when troubleshooting issues.

— Riccardo Mori (@morrick) January 6, 2019
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One of my least favourite things is people who live in vibrant big cities lecturing those of us who don't that we should get off the internet and "do something". The internet can be an intellectual and cultural oasis for many. It is for me.

— Fraser Speirs (@fraserspeirs) January 6, 2019
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Everyone disagrees about whether Apple's prices or its products are causing its headaches. Those two problems are the same thing, and they both boil down to a common theme: the iPhone's value-money balance is off.

— Uluroo (@UlurooSpeaks) January 5, 2019
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going to be thinking about this combination of words for the rest of my natural life pic.twitter.com/TDgajan2P2

— Marx Sister (@moonshinemaude) January 3, 2019
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I'm not sure why there's a debate that Apple introduced more expensive products. ASP of iPhone is much more costly than it was. Scully did the same thing when Macintosh sales were in decline. Didn't work than either.

— Michael Gartenberg (@Gartenberg) January 4, 2019
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Worst thing about AOC to me is that since she went to Boston University she almost certainly crossed the street real slow at one point against the light with a pack of classmates thereby fucking up traffic on Comm. Ave. Something to look into.

— luke o'neil (@lukeoneil47) January 3, 2019
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Remembering Amos Milburn who died today 1980... One Scotch, One Bourbon, One Beer …#JohnLeeHooker #AmosMiburn https://t.co/WQqRhcYwsp

— Thorogood&Destroyers (@thorogoodmusic) January 3, 2019
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i found a really good stick. but i chewed it too hard. and it broke in half. which was disappointing until i realized. now i have two sticks. today has been. an emotional roller coaster

— ♡ Thoughts of Dog (@dog_feelings) January 3, 2019
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AirPods released in December 2016.

In December 2018 Tim says they are constrained.

HHHHOW?! Zero excuses, none. Don’t say high demand, that’s not how this works. Insane.

— Ryan Jones (@rjonesy) January 3, 2019
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StopTheMadness 4.6 is now available in the Mac App Store.

What's new:
• Stop Google Search from redirecting result links.
• Stop The Outline from showing animated squiggles.

More madness stopped!https://t.co/kSoX1EvCG5

— Jeff Johnson (@lapcatsoftware) January 3, 2019
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A little birdie told me that while Apple is aware that the new iPhones may have pushed the price point a bit too much, they’re confident they don’t need to reduce prices. Instead, they’ll be wrapping the next iPhone in a unique “silicone membrane” that should fix everything.

— Francisco Tolmasky (@tolmasky) January 2, 2019
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15 days ago by gopy
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I think they stopped reporting unit sales for the long-term reason that iPhone units have peaked, as you say. If they knew sales were going to tank when they made that decision, they wouldn't have overestimated the quarterly guidance in the first place.

— Jeff Johnson (@lapcatsoftware) January 3, 2019
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15 days ago by gopy
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Well that was predictable. pic.twitter.com/3QtECnlVIA

— Jeff Johnson (@lapcatsoftware) January 3, 2019
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All you need to know about Romulans is that the first thing they did while setting up an office on DS9 was mount a giant Romulan Star Empire insignia on the wall. #allaboutthebrand

— Scott McNulty (@blankbaby) January 2, 2019
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“Reach for the stars, girls!”

I Don’t Hate Women Candidates — I Just Hated Hillary and Coincidentally I’m Starting to Hate Elizabeth Warren - McSweeney’s Internet Tendency https://t.co/qIkWdVVVaI

— zeldman (@zeldman) January 2, 2019
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15 days ago by gopy
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Not sure Cook should have listed this as a reason for slower than expected iPhone sales. Sure makes it sound like the old way of handling battery degradation was intended to drive people to buy new phones. pic.twitter.com/rd4pl7vqOy

— John Gruber (@gruber) January 2, 2019
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16 days ago by gopy
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Hopefully with an iPhone SE update. @TheMacalope

— Uluroo (@UlurooSpeaks) January 2, 2019
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I kinda dig that MacSurfer still prominently links to their Sherlock plugin.

— Nick Heer (@nickheer) January 2, 2019
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16 days ago by gopy
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I’ve been working on an environmentally-lit user interface. It’s lit by the lighting around you rather than some arbitrary light source (or just blinding white). https://t.co/nrs4DlpCiR pic.twitter.com/MrwM1pKVZc

— Bob Burrough (@bob_burrough) January 1, 2019
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17 days ago by gopy
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I like this review. Sure it’s negative but at least he’s got a reasonable reason for it. pic.twitter.com/yMkQxXv4WP

— Paul Haddad (@tapbot_paul) January 1, 2019
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The funny thing about iPad Pro users dissing the Surface because it's not great at being a tablet is that almost none of those iPad Pro users use their iPad Pro as a tablet. They use them as laptops, and the Surface is objectively better at being a laptop than the iPad Pro is.

— scott (@agilethumbs) January 1, 2019
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The iPad has been out for 8 years now, the grace period of “man they just invented a new platform, give them some time” is over. We can fully consider the first phase of the iPad to have definitively under-delivered. The sales numbers back this up.

— Francisco Tolmasky (@tolmasky) December 31, 2018
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We used to make fun of web companies for excusing unfinished software by calling it “beta”, but mac & iOS have developed a worryingly similar habit of excuses that I call the “forever transition”: every deficiency is waved away as a “temporary” setback in a larger master plan.

— Francisco Tolmasky (@tolmasky) December 31, 2018
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Those features exist but there are many that don't. Apologies for the shortness of the response but you're the tenth person to ask. pic.twitter.com/CqxzwAmPQn

— Jason Snell (@jsnell) January 1, 2019
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18 days ago by gopy
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“Most users don’t use or know about this so we should make it so no users can do this” — come on.

— John Gruber (@gruber) January 1, 2019
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If only Steve did podcasts... this would be a good six hour episode 😀

— Zac Hall (@apollozac) December 31, 2018
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18 days ago by gopy
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I'd like to point out that this is a logical fallacy. The fallacy of relative privation.

You're saying we should be okay with subpar apps because the alternative is no apps.

That's also a strawman, because that's not the only alternative.

— Tanner Bennett (@NSExceptional) December 31, 2018
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18 days ago by gopy
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2: Literally Everything That Happenedhttps://t.co/oBbG7NGdXz

We cover the major Apple news of the past year, along with some recent topics.

— The Flock (@theFlockCast) December 31, 2018
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19 days ago by gopy
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A reminder that if you want YouTube picture-in-picture on iPad you can open the video in Safari, go full screen, and either use the PIP button or just home out. https://t.co/Ziq8q6Ry72

— Ricky Mondello (@rmondello) December 31, 2018
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19 days ago by gopy
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I still love Smart Playlists in iTunes. Just now, I quickly made a playlist of all of the music I added in 2018, and then sorted it by play count to review what new music I listened to this year. pic.twitter.com/OzSM9Q4BuV

— Ricky Mondello (@rmondello) December 31, 2018
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That’s a straw man argument and you know it. Your animation shows what everyone would agree is a bug in a nice Mac-style sidebar. Marzipan’s problems aren’t bugs — they are deliberate design decisions to eschew Mac UI idioms.

— John Gruber (@gruber) December 31, 2018
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19 days ago by gopy
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Hey in 2019 could we start using “their” instead of “his or her” in writing and shit

— rhea butcher (@RheaButcher) December 30, 2018
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19 days ago by gopy
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What is there to defend? It’s the only cohesive, comprehensive, well-designed workstation OS in the world.

— John Gruber (@gruber) December 31, 2018
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19 days ago by gopy
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Oops. https://t.co/V5uiqv4BoO

— Uluroo (@UlurooSpeaks) December 30, 2018
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19 days ago by gopy
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Personally, macOS on iPhone makes more sense to me than iOS on Mac. A pocketable Mac nano would be kinda cool. But iOS and all of its restrictions in a desktop environment? No thanks.

— Bob Burrough (@bob_burrough) December 30, 2018
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19 days ago by gopy
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Saying iOS is a replacement for macOS is flat-earth grade thinking. It simply isn't true. I've already cited the essential use-case (Xcode). So 🤷‍♂️.

— Bob Burrough (@bob_burrough) December 30, 2018
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19 days ago by gopy
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It is incorrect to think of iOS as the successor to macOS. It is not a replacement. It is simply different. Similarly, tvOS, watchOS are not replacements for iOS.

— Bob Burrough (@bob_burrough) December 30, 2018
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19 days ago by gopy
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I agree with @stroughtonsmith that Apple and most developers have demonstrated an inability and unwillingness to develop first-class AppKit Mac apps these days.

I also agree that Mojave’s Marzipan apps suck.

I suspect there are huge parts of this story that we haven’t seen yet. https://t.co/9jZgATcEhT

— Marco Arment (@marcoarment) December 30, 2018
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19 days ago by gopy
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Used to be the ‘no’-blade fell quickly on the inside and cut with great precision. Nowadays, much more gets into production and the ‘no’ must come from the consumers, with great delay.

— Martin Stroschein (@DonSqueak) December 30, 2018
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