Monthly Archives: November 2016

Society: Bad Monkey? Send In The Tanks!

Why I Love People, Part 2016. Or: It Ain’t Enough To Fire A Bad Guy, Ya Gotta Find A Good Guy To Take His Place (see: Syria). :::::::: ‘Monkey attack’ on girl sparks deadly ethnic clashes in Libya – BBC … Continue reading

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Tech: Did You know ?

Whoever did this research should stick to paper. == PT Begin forwarded message: From: Bird Subject: Did You know ?

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History: Pomp and Circumstance

The sad end of William the Conqueror. ::::::: http://www.delanceyplace.com http://www.delanceyplace.com/?utm_source=William+I+79-81&utm_campaign=11%2F16%2F16&utm_medium=email == PT

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Tech: I’ve Been Waiting for This (Lip Reading)

Apple’s speech-to-text dictation feature is excellent on my iPad. But it’s a little difficult when somebody else is nearby and you’re talking to your iPad. Or iPad picks up extraneous noise (although this happens rarely). Lipreading is the next obvious … Continue reading

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Movie Review: “Arrival”

First, my usual complaint: The soundtrack dialogue wasn’t nearly loud and clear enough. The Wife did not agree. Second, I couldn’t follow the plot at all. In fact I got lost in the first scene. Again, The Wife did not … Continue reading

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Tech: Screen Finger Print Cleaner by iRoller

I am not sure it justifies adding another gadget to my toolbox, but the video nicely shows that the product apparently works as advertised. https://goo.gl/wzh5Ye == PT

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Movie: “Arrival”

I will see this one! 1. BBC – Culture – Arrival is the smartest big-budget sci-fi film in years https://goo.gl/R0gyNp 2. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linguistic_relativity == PT

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