YouTuber Explains How the Apple 1 Computer Works

· Andrew Orr · Cool Stuff Found

The Apple 1 computer is a rare, expensive computer (now). Released in 1976 it was designed by Steve Wozniak. It was Apple’s first product, and The 8-Bit Guy shows us how it works by building a replica able to run the Apple 1 software.

‘Detonation Racing’ Thrilling New Game on Apple Arcade

· Andrew Orr · Cool Stuff Found

Apple Arcade’s newest offering is called Detonation Racing and it’s an action-packed thriller. You drive a race car through a series of exploding tracks with a career mode filled with challenges. There are six tracks and nine cars to choose from as you play with others across iOS, tvOS, and macOS.

‘Detonation Racing’ Thrilling New Game on Apple Arcade

Apple Book Sale: ‘How to Disappear’ is Only a Dollar

· Andrew Orr · Cool Stuff Found

This one caught my eye as I was browsing for sales on BookBub (seriously, use BookBub). How to Disappear is the authoritative and comprehensive quide for people who seek to protect their privacy as well as for anyone who’s ever entertained the fantasy of disappearing-whether actually dropping out of sight or by eliminating the traceable evidence of their existence. The author, Frank Ahearn, was a skip tracer, people who specialize in locating others.

Apple Book Sale: ‘How to Disappear’ is Only a Dollar

REGEX 101

· Dave Hamilton & John F. Braun · Video Tip

Want to know more about REGEX? Check out this mini-segment from Mac Geek Gab 881 on REGEX101 to build, test, and debug your regex.

Airbnb Adds New Wi-Fi Speed Test Feature to App

· Andrew Orr · Link

Airbnb Wi-Fi speed test

On Thursday Airbnb announced it added a Wi-Fi speed test tool to its app to let Hosts easily advertise their speeds.

While Hosts have been able to manually add wifi speeds to their listing pages for some time, we’re now providing an easy and efficient in-app solution to allow them to measure the wifi speed in their listing using the Airbnb app.

Hosts can test their listing’s connection speed right within the Airbnb app, and easily have their wifi speed information posted on their listing page, making their listings more appealing to guests looking for connected stays.

Innovation: The Interplay of Consistency and Change

· W. Abdullah Brooks, MD · Analysis

Innovation concept.

Dr. Brooks argues that tangible imperatives, whether threat or aspiration, drive humanity to ‘think outside the box’ and to innovate.

'Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson' Out on Apple TV+

· Charlotte Henry · Cool Stuff Found

Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson Apple TV+

Music technology docuseries Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson is out now on Apple TV+. All six episodes, each exploring a specific technology and topic, are available for subscribers to stream. Over teh course of the series, various stars join the superproducer, including Dave Grohl, Charli XCX, and Sir Paul McCartney. There are also associated tools in GarageBand to help viewers practice the concepts discussed.