Can the MacBook Pro Replace Your iPad? — Fraser Speirs

There has been a lot of talk in recent weeks about the MacBook Pro and, in particular, whether it can replace an iPad Pro for getting real work done.

Source: Can the MacBook Pro Replace Your iPad? — Fraser Speirs

A fine read.

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Making waves: classical music and the rise of streaming | gramophone.co.uk

Streaming has changed the way an increasing number of people now listen to music, yet many record labels say that the numbers just don’t add up. Charlotte Gardner looks at how the classical music industry is facing up to this fresh challenge

Source: Making waves: classical music and the rise of streaming | gramophone.co.uk

Beats me. I subscribe to a paid for streaming service (Apple Music) and I buy high-definition audio from Gimell (Tallis Scholars)

McSweeney’s Internet Tendency: List: Nihilistic Password Security Questions.

NIHILISTIC PASSWORD SECURITY QUESTIONS. BY SOHEIL REZAYAZDI – – – –

What is the name of your least favorite child?
In what year did you abandon your dreams?
What is the maiden name of your father’s mistress?
At what age did your childhood pet run away?
What was the name of your favorite unpaid internship?
In what city did you first experience ennui?
What is your ex-wife’s newest last name?
What sports team do you fetishize to avoid meaningful discussion with others?
What is the name of your favorite canceled TV show?
What was the middle name of your first rebound?
On what street did you lose your childlike sense of wonder?
When did you stop trying?

Source: McSweeney’s Internet Tendency: List: Nihilistic Password Security Questions.

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