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Fri 16 Oct 2020

Mambo Sun

In the early afternoon I listened to a new track by Pixies; a cover version of T. Rex's Mambo Sun. While it's a catchy tune I do miss the days of Surfer Rosa/Come On Pilgrim and Doolittle.

iOS and iPadOS 14: The MacStories Review

The context of 2020 is what makes iOS and iPadOS 14 so fascinating and, to a certain extent, fun to review. On one hand, we have two major OS updates that may or may not have been impacted by the global pandemic in their focus on fewer groundbreaking additions and more consistent improvements across built-in apps; on the other, just like any other year, we have a suite of overarching themes and potential implications to dissect.

But for all those users still pausing over that ‘Install’ button, pondering whether updating their most important communication and work-from-home devices is worth it, there’s only one consideration that matters:

Will this go any better than last year?

Source: iOS and iPadOS 14: The MacStories Review, an article by Federico Viticci.

Gitology #1 - git-flip-history

This is the first post in a series to expand on various utilities I wrote to assist my work with Git. Some of these utilities are located in a repository on Github called misc-gitology.

Today I'll introduce the history flipper - git-flip-history.

Source: Gitology #1 - git-flip-history, an article by Dan Aloni.