Link. Either he’s lying or he’s an asshole.
Daily Archives: January 9, 2022
Screen Time calculation nonsensical due to persistent web sites.
Link. I think this bug is new in iOS 13.
“H01 is a petabyte-scale dataset, but is only one-millionth the volume of an entire human brain. Serious technical challenges remain in scaling up synapse-level brain mapping to an entire mouse brain (500x bigger than H01), let alone an entire human brain
Link. June 2021. Mouse is exabyte.
Mathematica 13 – 1/3 of a century of development.
Link. I used it in grad school around ’95. It was just a toddler then. (The programming models were kind of everything.)
Time Machine has a bug with backup to APFS
Link. With large numbers of small files
Converting from Aperture to Apple Photos: Personal results
Link. The first of many updates to this blog post. I was unable to find any useful descriptions online so I’m doing my own experiments.
Aperture and unsupported image formats – use Photos and export as TIFF
Link. Video formats are, of course, much harder. For me Adobe’s DNG converter is good enough.
“Sibelly said there were no staff absences, pointing out that most teachers had contracted Covid last month or over the Christmas holidays.”
Link. London. Essentially all teachers will get Omicron, but without surveillance many won’t know.
The Case Against Crypto(currencies) – “every use case is better served by another simpler technology except for crime, ransomware, extralegal gambling, and sanctions evasion”
Link. Handy reference.