Moving to Catalina: Keep Your 32-Bit Mac Apps Running with Parallels – TidBITS In my case, I had to download the Mojave installer to create my virtual machine, but it’s done. Of course, I’ll get nag messages when I run any 32-bit apps in there, but I can live with that.Continue reading "Moving to Catalina: Keep Your 32-Bit Mac Apps Running with Parallels"
Inside a Jewish Labour Movement Rally Leaving the synagogue there were plaques in remembrance of the atrocities of the holocaust which can be found below. Once again eye contact or acknowledgment of my presence was ignored, I felt invisible as I walked away from the building but with a sense that what the JLM stand …Continue reading "Inside a Jewish Labour Movement Rally"
Does Stuff Make You Less Lonely? I’ve experiences this quite a few times in my life. But I’ve gradually reduced my need for keepsakes and mementos. And there is joy to be giving possessions to others so they can have new life.Continue reading "Does Stuff Make You Less Lonely?"
Art in the Age of Digital Subscription My music tastes are such that I frequently find the limits of the ‘limitless’ streaming music available to me via Apple Music. So I’ll still buy music from elsewhere, particularly for artists whose work I like. 🎶💰👂👍Continue reading "Art in the Age of Digital Subscription"
★ Richard Stallman’s Disgrace I felt queazy after reading this from John Gruber yesterday, and some of the sources he linked to.Continue reading "Richard Stallman’s Disgrace"
That time my husband reported me to the Facebook police: a case study Another example of why current content moderation systems are flawed.Continue reading "That time my husband reported me to the Facebook police"
Last Week on My Mac: Hollywood’s Lesson Howard Oakley rightly points out that System Integrity Protection (SIP) was introduced to macOS for a reason, and if you have to disable it, you should treat that Mac as special and not for general use. The blame is not Apple’s, in this case, or the people whose …Continue reading "The Blame Game: Hollywood Chrome Edition"
Unlocking Marooned Assets Through Digitization EveryLibrary is promoting the value of CDL on many fronts, including how it can open up materials to special populations. For example, there is a collection of oral histories from early Czech immigrants to the United States in a suburban Chicago library. It used to be that many descendants lived …Continue reading "Unlocking Marooned Assets Through Digitization"
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Shakesville’s unravelling and the not-so-golden age of blogging Sadly, not a new phenomenon—I speak as a spectator of many flame wars and other falling-out during the Age of Usenet, and from reading Slashdot in the early 2000s.Continue reading "Shakesville’s unravelling and the not-so-golden age of blogging"