Follow @Burk on Micro.blog.

2021-04-13: Finally learning how to make my Twitch page less boring and more exciting!

2021-04-13: iOS 14.5 Beta 8!

2021-04-13: Cars have springs. #CONFIRMED

2021-04-12: Photos Memories: Lands End — 2014 📷

2021-04-11: Sunday update on the 1000 Words Project 📷 Total words collected so far: 31

2021-04-11: Yay!!!!! 😀🎉

2021-04-09: Read it later count Beginning of today: 24 End of today: 18

2021-04-09: Streaming who knows what! 🎮 https://burk.lol/stream 7pm-9pm (pacific)

2021-04-09: Another coffee roast to try! ☕ 😀 https://burk.lol/coffee-roasts

2021-04-09: Do you think there are 800 numbers that aren’t ‘currently experiencing a larger than 

2021-04-08: But how soon is soon!? 😀 🎮

2021-04-08: Streaming Wonderbox! 🎮 https://burk.lol/stream

2021-04-08: Do any of you use apps for tracking / training for free weights? For n00bs is best! Weightlifting 

2021-04-08: Problem with hate speech? Don’t fix the root cause, just Silicon Valley™ it! 🀮 Intel’s new AI 

2021-04-08: Also, the Media Corner™ Picks page is updated as well! http://hemisphericviews.com/mediacornerpicks

2021-04-08: It’s Thursday! It’s Hemispheric Views Thursday! Episode 025 / Far Out! @Canion swoons 

2021-04-07: Streaming Wonderbox! 🎮 https://burk.lol/stream

2021-04-07: The majority of mac apps that I use every day (and are running) pop up instantly when clicked on in 

2021-04-07: I have been using Paste (and other) clipboard managers for years. How often have I gone back and 

2021-04-07: I didn’t expect iOS 14.5 Beta 6, but here we are at beta 7 now! 📲

2021-04-06: Next Game Day! 🎉 https://microgaming.space Session 1 April 24th, 8am - Portland April 24th, 11am - 

2021-04-05: Sometimes game dialog is too perfect. 🀣 🎮

2021-04-05: 🎮

2021-04-05: 100 @monday episodes!? Wow! Congrats @jean! Bring on the next 100! 🥂 🎉 😀

2021-04-05: Streaming Wonderbox! 🎮 https://burk.lol/stream

2021-04-05: Any day that I have a reason to use the band saw and drill press is a good day! 😀👍🪵🪚

2021-04-05: Next Game Day! 🎉 https://microgaming.space Session 1 April 24th, 8am - Portland April 24th, 11am - 

2021-04-05: I think m.b might be swallowing some posts / replies today & yesterday? 🀔

2021-04-05: Just put words together and you too can be a Silicon Valley Unicorn! 🀪 ”…is a 

2021-04-04: Hello Kiwi 👋 🐱

2021-04-04: Streaming The Oregon Trail! 🎮 https://twitch.tv/grepjason

2021-04-04: Photos Memories: Mexico — 2009 📷

2021-04-04: Sunday update on the 1000 Words Project 📷 Total words collected so far: 31

2021-04-03: Streaming Fantasian! 🎮 https://twitch.tv/grepjason

2021-04-03: Today’s little project. Building a little fence for the raspberries. raspberry emoji

2021-04-03: So close last night. 7 people were there, but only 3 actively chatting. Maybe next time! 🎮

2021-04-02: Clipped from my last stream. This level was a beast! Really well made 👍👍 🎮 

2021-04-02: Yes please! 🍪 🌱 🍪

2021-04-02: Another super positive experience streaming Wonderbox on Twitch!? It must be my lucky day! I even 

2021-04-02: Time to stream more Wonderbox! 🥳 🎮 https://twitch.tv/grepjason

2021-04-02: Another flavor! 🫐

2021-04-02: Photos Memories: San Jose — 2018 📷

2021-04-02: Positive interactions on the internet seem rare anymore. Today was a nice change. Had a nice chat 

2021-04-02: Streaming Wonderbox! 🎮 https://twitch.tv/grepjason

2021-04-02: Yum! 🌎

2021-04-02: Podcast Friday: Gameplay 🎙 “A podcast about video games and the virtual worlds that power culture 

2021-04-02: World Autism Awareness Day blog.andrewcanion.com A very nice post from @canion

2021-04-01: Extra snacks for their birthday! 🥳 🐱🐱🐱

2021-04-01: Wow! Games like Fantasian are why there must be an Apple TV that is worth a damn in the GPU 

2021-04-01: Probably being paranoid.. Apple has stopped emailing my @mac.com and @me.com addresses and now uses 

2021-04-01: 🀔 🀚

2021-04-01: Xbox remote play works incredibly well! I am playing my Xbox One via my iPad. It’s very cool! 🎮

2021-04-01: I love how VPN services advertise as “a way to watch streaming content from another 

2021-04-01: Mochi and Kiwi are 12 today!? How!! 🐱 🐱

2021-04-01: I have been using Ecosia search for 894 trees now. It works well and pretty much gets me what I 

2021-04-01: Ubiquiti massive data breach ‘catastrophically worse’ than reported, says whistleblower 

2021-04-01: everything is just fine already - US Broadband companies Can’t argue with that.. 🀷‍♂

2021-04-01: It’s so nice to open my email and have it all be legitimate messages! 🎉 📧

2021-04-01: The Truth about Big Avocado! Hemispheric Views 024 🎙 In this installment, we discuss avocados, 

2021-03-31: What a beautiful day!

2021-03-31: This sure is aging well. ☕ ⚰

2021-03-31: Day 1,686. Xbox Seris X and PS5 are still a myth. 🎮

2021-03-30: The May 8th shutdown of Simple Bank is coming very quickly. Still not happy about it, but it’s time 

2021-03-30: It’s that time again! 🚚 NEW GAME TEASER 🚚 Name: 🀫🀫🀫🀫🀫🀫🀫 nope, it's not a QR Code 😉 

2021-03-30: 📣 Spread the word! 📣 {macro}Dungeon is the Deal of the Day on The Game Crafter! 😀

2021-03-29: Wishing the happiest of Happy Birthdays to the wonderful @alcedine! 🎉 🎈 🎂 🎁 ❀ 🥳 Message sent with 

2021-03-29: Scary Movie. 2021.

2021-03-28: I like the way Craft has implemented “Spaces”, it is very helpful for me in keeping 

2021-03-28: Homemade bubble tea! 😀 🧋

2021-03-27: Cookie with the blossoms! 🌞😻

2021-03-27: 🀔

2021-03-27: Great progress already on 1000 Words! Thanks to everyone who has submitted already. Looking forward 

2021-03-27: Great day for Cookie to explore outside! 😀🐱

2021-03-26: Where do I upvote “links in about box”? 😉 @manton

2021-03-26: I think party horn might be my favorite emoji! 🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉

2021-03-26: Fastmail. Who Knew? burk.io 📧

2021-03-25: A new photo project! 📷 Spoiler, I want you all to be involved! Check out the blog post for all the 

2021-03-25: Throwback Thursday (2011)

2021-03-25: ❀spam🀊‍♂

2021-03-25: Is there a @NetNewsWire iOS beta curently that works with the iCoud sync? //@BrentSimmons Thanks!

2021-03-25: A new @HemisphericViews is ready for your ears! 🎧 🎙 McCafé Mail! Definitely not happy with how the 

2021-03-25: A new photo project! 📷 Spoiler, I want you all to be involved! Check out the blog post for all the 

2021-03-24: I have a new photo project I am going to announce soon and want to involve all of you! More to come, 

2021-03-24: Did you know you can live stream games from the iPad?! I didn’t! But I am doing it right now. 

2021-03-24: Amazon Delivery Drivers Forced to Sign ‘Biometric Consent’ Form or Lose Job That sounds fun. I 

2021-03-23: I have been really into the latest @NetNewsWire lately! 🗞 😀 👍👍 @BrentSimmons

2021-03-23: Buying Games Physical Copy: $49 Digital Copy: $59 WTF..

2021-03-23: That’s handy! ⌚📲

2021-03-23: The Oculus Quest USB-C cable is the perfect charging cable for the iPad Pro magic keyboard! 👍👍

2021-03-23: Sometimes I amaze myself. I managed to fall UP the stairs, and then back down part way.. No major 

2021-03-23: If you happen to be one of the wonderful people who have purchased a copy of {macro}Dungeon, perhaps 

2021-03-23: Hmmm. Is macOS 11.3 coming out today? Or maybe it was supposed to? Usually these ship together, 

2021-03-23: I wonder if the (1 year old) “next gen” consoles will be the hot holiday gift for 2021 

2021-03-23: Microsoft in talks for $10 billion acquisition of Discord It never ends.. 😞

2021-03-22: I always update the night before we record @HemisphericViews 👍

2021-03-22: Photos Memories: Colombia — 2013 📷

2021-03-22: Let’s make it happen!

2021-03-20: 🐮

2021-03-19: Uniform of the day.

2021-03-19: First solo win of Season 2 Chapter 6! 🎉 🎮

2021-03-19: I think SpamSieve may have just BURNED me REALLY badly. 🀬

2021-03-19: The home button has been gone long enough. It’s time for a toggle to hide this bar. 📱―

2021-03-19: I have never eaten “plant based chicken”. Very curious to see what it is like!

2021-03-19: My Top 5 Social Networks Right Now Micro.blog

2021-03-18: Love seeing Coffee Pot Games Stickers in the wild! 😀👍

2021-03-17: I think we are all done with 2020 taxes now..

2021-03-17: I applied to a job at Panic! 😱 I would be honored to work with such amazing people! if you happen to 

2021-03-16: Screw it, it’s burrito night now! Let’s do this!

2021-03-16: Can’t remember that great Media Corner pick you heard when listening to @HemisphericViews? 

2021-03-15: Finally got the last thing migrated out of Notion. It was an ugly spreadhseet in there, and now 

2021-03-15: Submitting tax docs today!

2021-03-15: I sure hope your Monday is off to a better start than mine. ☕ 😵‍💫

2021-03-14: Tried finding my old Angelfire site from ~1998 on the wayback machine. No luck. 😟

2021-03-13: Network Firmware Update Day! 👚‍💻 🀞 Ubiquiti Amplifi ALIEN >> 3.5.0 Ubiquiti Amplifi ALIEN Mesh 

2021-03-12: Movie Night: Hot Fuzz 🎥🍿

2021-03-12: Looks like I have another link to add to Escaping The Amazon.. Want to borrow that e-book from the 

2021-03-12: Just Finished Reading 📚 The Design of Everyday Things By Donald A. Norman

2021-03-12: Every once in a while I did notice some weird battery drain issue re: AirPods Max. The new 3C39 

2021-03-11: Shaun of the Dead. 🎥 🧟‍♀

2021-03-11: One of my favorite days, @HemisphericViews Podcast day! Episode 022! 🎉 Have you ever had a 

2021-03-10: The @HemisphericViews NFT is OUT OF CONTROL!! 😱 💞

2021-03-10: Camera cluster on the back of my iPhone: Used 100+ times a day! Camera cluster on the back of my 

2021-03-09: Remember back at the beginning of 2020 when I bought an 11” iPad Pro to replace my 12.9” iPad Pro so 

2021-03-09: I think I have completed the quest! Escaping the Amazon

2021-03-09: Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson ( R ) signed a bill into law Tuesday banning almost all abortions in 

2021-03-09: Finally getting around to organizing and cleaning up all my Virtual Machines! 💟

2021-03-09: We recorder another episode of @HemisphericViews today! 🥳🚚🎙

2021-03-08: I don’t remember where this was taken, but I bet we enjoyed it! 🏝

2021-03-08: They smell amazing!! 🌌

2021-03-08: Going through each item and deleting it on my Amazon wishlist was oddly theraputic! Who knew!

2021-03-08: Thanks @Manton!

2021-03-08: So much progress made on Escape The Amazon! https://burk.io/2021/escaping-the-amazon Biggest updates 

2021-03-07: Feels like with every single day that passes, less feeds in my RSS reader show full articles, 

2021-03-07: Converting audiobooks to .mp3 to remove DRM. And the current book is? 😂

2021-03-07: Listing more stuff for sale online. Let the scams begin! 😔 (On the off chance anyone in the 

2021-03-07: Escaping The Amazon burk.io 🏃‍♂ 🛒📊🛒📊🛒📊

2021-03-07: Doesn’t look like anything from yesterday posted? 🀔

2021-03-07: Being an “analyst” is so easy. 😂 Step 1: Make stuff up. Step 2: 🀷‍♂ Step 3: 💰 Apple 

2021-03-06: Got another new coffee to try! ☕

2021-03-06: We went to New Seasons Market today for the first time. It’s great! 🛒 😀

2021-03-06: Coffee Pot Games logo stickers are now available and they look great! ☕😀 Check Them Out!

2021-03-05: One of my all time favorite beers 🍻 Have a great weekend everyone!

2021-03-04: How is she so adorable!? 🐱 😻

2021-03-04: The burrito shop knew my nickname! 😂 🌯

2021-03-04: Dinner tonight: trying burritos from around the corner!! 🌯 🍻

2021-03-04: I’m now starting to wonder if the point of all these billionaires is not to compete with one 


2021-03-03: The great migration is complete! Everything I had running on an Intel NUC has been moved over to my 

2021-03-03: Thank you log files! You saved me a bunch of time in figuring out why my config broke. 👍👍

2021-03-03: Hey @manton, is there something on your end that can be added to m.b for richer iMessage previews?

2021-03-03: It kills me that this is an actual bullet point on a job description I saw! Show up to 100% of 

2021-03-03: Notion is so cool.

2021-03-03: 🏷 For Sale: Kindle Oasis E-reader (9th Generation) - Graphite, 7” High-Resolution Display (300 

2021-03-03: 💡 Plan for 2021 💡 Remove all usage and reliance on Amazon from our life. 📊

2021-03-03: 🧐

2021-03-03: Photos Memories: Monterey — 2016 📷

2021-03-02: Epic Games has bought Tonic Games Group, the company that owns Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout studio 

2021-03-02: Super Followers are the same as Super Spreaders, right?

2021-03-01: hmmm New tumblr app icon. 🧐 I wonder if this means anything significant?

2021-03-01: 📷 Not sure why I never added a “Digital Camera” section to my Museum page, but 

2021-03-01: Hey everyone! Who’s up for a @HemisphericViews sticker giveaway!? 🥳 Check out the details at the 

2021-02-28: Anyone know of a timeline for the addition of tables to Craft?

2021-02-28: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 28 Prompt: Up Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-28: Today has been a great day! And a very clean day! Thankful for a wonderful SUNday! 🌞 Cleaned 


2021-02-28: Deep clean the kitchen day!!! 🧌 🧜

2021-02-28: Here we go! ☕

2021-02-27: Can’t wait to hear more.

2021-02-27: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 27 Prompt: Pompasetting Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-27: Excited to try this new coffee! ☕ 🌈

2021-02-27: An excellent suggestion from @cygnoir! There is now a Board Games channel on the micro.blog Game 

2021-02-27: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 26 Prompt: Favorite(s) Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-26: After all these years I have finally committed shift + command + ] to memory when using Safari!

2021-02-26: Current mood. 🍕

2021-02-26: yada yada. 🙌

2021-02-26: Something I learned today while looking into how you go about deleting your google account. You can 

2021-02-26: Another item to add to my block list: “apple car”

2021-02-26: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 25 Prompt: Code Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-25: One of my absolute favorite new pieces of “kitchen gear” are these Prepd shallow silicone trays. 

2021-02-25: Facebook on Thursday announced Oculus Quest 2 VR headset and Portal smart display owners can wake 

2021-02-25: Hot dang! @HemisphericViews Episode 021 is live and ready to be consumed. We didn’t have an 

2021-02-24: Definitely looking forward to 2027 when “5G” is what it was claimed to be.

2021-02-24: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 24 Prompt: Baby Full Resolution Set: flickr


2021-02-23: Bye Bye Fry’s. End of an era. 😢

2021-02-23: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 23 Prompt: Banana Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-23: The current leader in worst battery life in a consumer electronic device is the August Wi-Fi Smart 

2021-02-23: We still have @HemisphericViews stickers available! 2 designs available now, more coming soon! Check 

2021-02-23: Someone purchased a copy of {macro}Dungeon today! I don’t know who it was, but whoever it is, 

2021-02-22: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 22 Prompt: Spell Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-22: Some people love it, some people hate it. I personally can’t get enough of the 1900’s 

2021-02-21: I tried out using old iPhones as webcams today using Camo Studio and EpocCam. Camo seemed to be 

2021-02-21: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 21 Prompt: Colors Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-21: Sunday Afternoon Coffee. ☕😀

2021-02-21: Left. 📷

2021-02-21: Definitely a ramen day! Here are the Fixins for today 🍜

2021-02-20: Playing World’s End Club tonight! 🎮

2021-02-20: Few things make me as happy as sushi & sashimi for dinner (or breakfast. or lunch. or anytime.) 

2021-02-20: These paint pens are RAD!!!

2021-02-20: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 20 Prompt: Weather Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-20: iPhone mini = Still an A+ Magnet Wallet = Still awesome!

2021-02-20: I wonder what percentage of all iOS users are using Shortcuts? I have to imagine it’s 1% or 

2021-02-20: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 19 Prompt: Alive Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-19: Podcast Friday: Tomorrow’s Monsters 🎙 “Jack Locke, a mysterious conman with a vendetta who 

2021-02-19: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 18 Prompt: At Home Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-18: A very appropriate memory for Photos to show me today! 👩‍🚀 💫

2021-02-17: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 17 Prompt: Still Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-17: Wallpaper.

2021-02-17: Photos Memories: Yosemite National Park — 2017 📷

2021-02-16: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 16 Prompt: Erudite Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-16: Working on the prototype for the next coffeepot.games game! 😀 teaser 😉

2021-02-16: Similar mood over here @traci 😂

2021-02-16: Brain Cloud. 📷

2021-02-16: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 15 Prompt: Reflection Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-16: Hooray! The power is restored! 🔋 🔌

2021-02-15: It’s truly amazing how quiet the world is when the power goes out. Even in the dead of night. 🔋🔌🀫

2021-02-14: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 14 Prompt: Compassion Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-14: Here we go! @alcedine and I are going to stream some Co-Op Portal 2! 🎮 🀖 📺 

2021-02-14: ⛄ 😀 🪵🥕🫐❄🏔

2021-02-13: A USB-C port for charging and pulling off photos from SD card would make the Q2 perfect (for me). 📷

2021-02-13: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 13 Prompt: Make Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-13: Trapped.

2021-02-13: Senate Votes to Acquit Trump in Impeachment Trial Surprise. (Not at all. Fuck each and every one of 

2021-02-13: 🥰 🐱

2021-02-12: In honor of first snow, mango margaritas! (I’m sure it makes sense somewhere) 😂 🥭 🍻 ⛄

2021-02-12: When in heaven, make snow angels! ☃

2021-02-12: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 12 Prompt: Sporg Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-12: What would go great with your new @HemisphericViews sticker collection..? 🀔 Probably one of these!

2021-02-12: Our front yard appears to have been erased! ⛄

2021-02-11: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 11 Prompt: Machine Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-11: In case you were wondering what the new @HemisphericViews sticker sizes look like! (on a 15” 

2021-02-11: Finished the table upgrade / modification on the drill press today! 🪚 🪵


2021-02-11: Dearest Blood Pressure, We have had our disagreements lately, but honestly, get stuffed! 🖕 

2021-02-11: It’s true! @HemisphericViews Episode 020 is available now! A Jumper Is a Sloppy Joe! We have 

2021-02-10: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 10 Prompt: Energy Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-10: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 09 Prompt: Muddy Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-10: I forgot to post my “Muddy” photo for yesterday! Doing it now! 😬

2021-02-09: This photo challenge section in @gluon by @vincent is too good!!! 😀😀👍

2021-02-09: 4am - 7am Recording and chatting with @canion and @martinfeld. An absolute delight as always! 🎙 

2021-02-09: There is no amount of time that is “enough” when it comes to a hot shower. 🔥 🚿

2021-02-08: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 08 Prompt: Hope Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-08: I picked up this awesome old square yesterday for $10! Beginning work to restore it to former glory 

2021-02-07: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 07 Prompt: Craving Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-07: Photos Memories: Belize — 2012 📷 (A much needed few weeks of airplane mode)

2021-02-07: Beautiful packaging! 🍻 🍊

2021-02-06: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 06 Prompt: Sport Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-06: Time for @alcedine and I to start out stream of Portal 2 Co-Op! 🀖 😀 Streaming on Twitch 🎮

2021-02-06: 🍻 👍👍

2021-02-05: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 05 Prompt: Pets Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-05: What!? There is a new episode of Lounge Ruminator out today!? I wonder who the guest is? 😉 Go listen 

2021-02-05: Another 4:04am Sleep Not Found I’m afraid..

2021-02-04: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 04 Prompt: Layers Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-04: Quick brew before jumping on a podcast! 🎙 ☕

2021-02-04: If you installed the iOS 14.5 beta, check for updates, there is a new version available this 

2021-02-03: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 03 Prompt: Comfort Full Resolution Set: flickr


2021-02-03: Testing video uploads using the Mac app rather than the web. 🎮

2021-02-03: Animated.

2021-02-02: Sublime Ads is really nice! @vincent 👍👍

2021-02-02: If you happen to use Reddit, and wouldn’t mind leaving an upvote on my post about launching 

2021-02-02: I never noticed this until now, there is no Apple Notes app on the Watch? (Clearly I have never 

2021-02-02: Where have I seen these colors before..? 🀔 ⚔ 🎮 In case you would like the same color scheme. RGB 

2021-02-02: I love the new sorting options in Reminders! (iOS & macOS Betas) Especially Manaul Sort 😀

2021-02-02: 🔗 Photographer Slices Up a Leica for Art 📷

2021-02-02: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 02 Prompt: Morning Beverage Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-01: blast from the past.

2021-02-01: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 01 Prompt: Close Up Full Resolution Set: flickr

2021-02-01: 🗓 I updated the shared calendar from previous Photo Blog Challeneges with the words for the current 

2021-02-01: We have Portland library cards now! 📚

2021-02-01: I am sooooo sick of “find all the traffic lights” 😡

2021-01-31: I plan on filling ZERO circles tomorrow! 😀😂😥

2021-01-31: I was playing dress up with Mochi this morning. 👚 👖 🐱

2021-01-31: Day 31 of closing all rings! “How did you finish your rings on day 31?” Replacing the toilet in our 

2021-01-30: Happy to see that .rtfd makes data much more portable between various notes apps!

2021-01-29: If you are using the homebridge-dyson-pure-cool Homebridge plugin and it stopped working for you, 

2021-01-29: I have an internal conflict. I don’t use Twitter and haven’t in many years. I don’t believe in them 

2021-01-28: A new @HemisphericViews episode came out today! 😀 019: It’s a Veblen Good! 🎙 @canion always 

2021-01-27: If you are into board games or know someone who is, give this new game a look, I just launched it! 

2021-01-27: I don’t believe that the PS5 or Xbox Series X actually ever came out. Anywehre. 🎮

2021-01-27: A New Board Game: {macro}Dungeon burk.io ⚔🛡🎉

2021-01-27: If you are into board games or know someone who is, give this new game a look, I just launched it! 

2021-01-26: Sony Xperia 1 II That’s the name that made it through huh? hmm. ok.

2021-01-26: I guess it does snow here! 😀 ☃

2021-01-26: Absolutely Gorgeous!! 📷😍

2021-01-26: Photos Memories: Cancún — 2016 📷

2021-01-26: Making a new fitness calendar for myself! Going to pick a new challenge for each month! ⌚

2021-01-26: 👋 📱14.4, ⌚7.3, 💻11.2

2021-01-24: Who’s up for a spinach and mushroom omelette!? 🥬🍄🥚

2021-01-24: Share your content with the world! Just Kidding! It’s ours.

2021-01-23: Beautiful day today! Making progress on the new work bench! ☀ 🪵 🪚

2021-01-22: This PhotoStatistica app looks neat 📷 Has anyone used it?

2021-01-22: This is officially a Big Sur bug.. Happening on 2 computers. 🀔

2021-01-21: A bar graph made of wood. 😆 🪵 📊

2021-01-20: We ( @alcedine + me ) have officially started the Society of Curiosities puzzle adventure!

2021-01-20: Can you reverse four years of utter bullshit in 90 days? We’re sure as hell going to try!! 🇺🇞

2021-01-20: A new episode of @HemisphericViews came out today!? Who knew!? 😀 I bet there is nothing 

2021-01-20: One of the best reasons I can think of to write blog posts about your setup of various things is so 

2021-01-20: NextDNS Setup burk.io 🔒

2021-01-20: 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 🇺🇞 🎉 

2021-01-19: I have spent a lot of time recently training SpamSieve for a certain type of message. I just 

2021-01-18: I think this is my first 400% green circle day! 🏆 😀

2021-01-17: Today’s “fill your rings” comes in the form of ripping out an old chicken coop.

2021-01-16: The battery life on the August lock is SHIT.

2021-01-16: It’s 🌮 night!!! 🎉

2021-01-16: I have a paid SmugMug account and a flickr pro account. I have been using SmugMug forever and have a 

2021-01-16: It’s been 108 days since I last updated the micro.blog useerscript!? Sureley there are more 

2021-01-15: “We have to deliver better products to the PC ecosystem than any possible thing that a 

2021-01-15: Beautiful! 😍 📷 🔗 The Red TTArtisan 50mm f/0.95 ‘Year of the Ox’ Lens is Gorgeous

2021-01-15: Finally getting around to cleaning up my Safari bookmarks! 🔖

2021-01-15: I should clarify I am starting a new series: “Native Apps Are Enough.” I mean stock platform apps

2021-01-14: I am starting a new series: “Native Apps Are Enough.”

2021-01-14: Is that the first @HemisphericViews episode of 2021 in your podcast player..? 👀 It is indeed! Open 

2021-01-13: Wood workshop winter update! 🪵 🪚

2021-01-13: Stoked to have another episode of @HemisphericViews release tomorrow! 🎙 😀

2021-01-13: Oh! It’s my Micro.blogiversary! How many years has it been? 3 years!? Thanks @jean, @manton, 

2021-01-12: We ( @alcedine ) started new WoW characters today. It’s 2021. 🎮

2021-01-12: I tried editing a podcast while listening to another podcast. It was not a good idea. 🎙❌🎙

2021-01-12: I guess I need a new computer! 👚‍💻 🀷‍♂

2021-01-12: Finish recording podcast at 6:45am. Power goes out at 7:15am. 👍🙌

2021-01-12: Bye bye power 👋 ⛈ ☔

2021-01-12: Photos Memories: Location Unknown — 2011 📷

2021-01-12: Recording Light On 🚚 🎙

2021-01-11: Thinking a live stream play through of Portal 2 (co-op with @alcedine) would be fun!! 🎮😀

2021-01-10: Final couple play through sessions of Unannounced Board Game before releasing very soon! 😱

2021-01-10: Today’s “mini project” is a hardwood mallet for tapping pieces into position on 

2021-01-10: Sanding progress 🪵 🪚

2021-01-09: Another board game with friends evening! 🎲

2021-01-09: Everyone has been talking about Signal the last few days. Is Threema still a thing? That one was 

2021-01-09: Have a great weekend everyone! ☕

2021-01-08: One of the coolest apps I have seen in a while! WOW! It’s actual magic. 🧙‍♂ 

2021-01-08: My favorite Fitness+ instructors so far are: Kim Kyle Bakari


2021-01-07: Well, shit. BBVA USA has made the strategic decision to close Simple.

2021-01-07: After all the chaos, 2 plus 2 still equaled 4. Amazing. Happiness? No, not today. Shame and disgust 

2021-01-06: WOAH! @alcedine brought this to my attention today. Game changer! ⌚ 🎮 No more choosing random other 

2021-01-06: New wallpaper time! 😀

2021-01-06: Photos Memories: Belize — 2012 📷

2021-01-06: They aren’t “Terrorists”, they are “Trump Supporters” HUGE 

2021-01-05: Feature request for Apple Watch: Like “Do not disturb while driving” but “Do not 

2021-01-05: I don’t want to step on @dejus’s “what is is Wednesday?”, so here is a what 

2021-01-05: Preparing a new list. “Companies I will stop doing business with if they hire ex-trump trash 

2021-01-04: 🎮 @HemisphericViews branded Nintendo Switch! 😀

2021-01-04: Internet outage. Back to bed. 🛏

2021-01-03: Onto the next steps of the project! 🪵 🪚 Live on Twitch!

2021-01-03: Let’s get through some of these audiobooks and physical books, shall we? 📚🎧

2021-01-02: Movie Night: FANTASTIC FUNGI 🎥 🍿

2021-01-02: First rough cut ✅ 🪚 🪵

2021-01-01: I think we have a successful lamination! 🪵 🪚

2021-01-01: I was hopeful with all the sound effects changes in Big Sur, some of that would have come to iOS. 

2021-01-01: I’m ready!

2020-12-31: Virtual Board Games with friends for the New Year! 🎲🥂

2020-12-31: It’s clear that our kitties are very interested in what their mommy ( @alcedine ) is doing 

2020-12-31: Piecing together a “live streaming rig” out of stuff I already have around the house! This will be 

2020-12-31: Have a safe, healthy, and happy New Year all you wonderful Micro.bloggers! 🎆 🥂

2020-12-31: Streaming Live on Twitch! Content: Woodworking in the garage! https://twitch.tv/grepjason

2020-12-31: 2020 Results! On To 2021! burk.io 🥂

2020-12-31: Hemispheric Views — Episode 016 🎙 Killer Growth! In this final episode of 2020, @canion reveals his 

2020-12-30: I think I’m going to go with this layout. 🪚

2020-12-30: Need to figure out a way to live stream woodworking projects! 🪚

2020-12-30: We’re onto the next stage of our wine making! 🍷

2020-12-30: Streaming Live on Twitch! Content: Final edit pass on Hemispheric Views Episode 016! 

2020-12-29: Still in search of an Xbox Series X and PS5. 🎮

2020-12-29: I hope I can get to the bottom of this soon.. Every.Single.Day.

2020-12-29: Streaming Live on Twitch! Content: Playing Games https://twitch.tv/grepjason

2020-12-29: Prepping for my next woodworking project! 🪚 Going to replace the handle on our kettle 🫖

2020-12-29: Time to play everyone’s favorite game! “WTF color is this wall!?”

2020-12-29: Tool Tip 💻

2020-12-29: I have been invited to the Milo family! @HemisphericViews @canion @martinfeld

2020-12-29: I am streaming the edit of the next episode of the podcast! (just to see what it would be like to 

2020-12-28: Abstract 2020. 📷

2020-12-28: Love midday peppers for a snack! 🌶

2020-12-28: Recorded another episode of the podcast (at a different time slot)! I wonder how the show will be 

2020-12-27: ASU UltraBoosts! Graduation shoes! 😀 👟 (I have wayyyy too many shoes!!) 😂

2020-12-26: 🐘 🍒 🍺

2020-12-26: 🎥 📺 🍿 WW84

2020-12-25: Happy Holidays micro.blog family! 🥂 😀 🎁

2020-12-23: Nothing like giving an unlimited, rubber stamp ‘get out of jail free’ card to a power 

2020-12-21: Lot’s of coolness, but it didn’t work out. 🀷‍♂📧 *blog post update

2020-12-21: Photos Memories: Layton — 2019 📷

2020-12-20: Wait, there is still question as to whether Tucker Carlson is a piece of actual shit?

2020-12-20: Photos Memories: Cupertino — 2019 📷

2020-12-20: Doing some sound treatment in the office today! 🔊➡🔇

2020-12-18: I just dropped my camera. 📷 I heart actually stopped. 😱

2020-12-18: Another day of Apple Fitness+. I still really dig it! 👏

2020-12-18: Two absolutely beautiful wood working tools that @alcedine got me for my birthday! The purple heart 

2020-12-18: Maybe I am missing something? Do you have to have an account to view Wirecutter now??

2020-12-17: Sushi for dinner!! 🍣 🥳

2020-12-17: This was a really neat and fun camera in 2011! 📷 I really loved the color and finish on it as well.

2020-12-17: This was my first interaction with ‘IOS”. The IOS before there was iOS. 🌉 >> 

2020-12-17: Another great episode of Hemispheric Views is in your podcast feed right now! You Need to Go Back to 

2020-12-16: I just did 3 of the beginner Fitness+ workouts and my impression is.. This is a really awesome 

2020-12-15: 10 minutes of listening experience. Best audio I have personally ever heard. wow! 🎧

2020-12-15: Recording a podcast in 4.5 hours.. Do I go to bed, or just stay up.. 😎 🎙

2020-12-15: What the actual fuck? It’s insane how warped of a reality 50%+ of the US lives in. Imagine 

2020-12-14: Congrats to incoming President Biden for winning the 2020 election 492 times!

2020-12-14: Wow! Definitely didn’t see that one coming! Ecosia is a search engine that promotes privacy 

2020-12-14: The macOS 11.1 update will update my MacBook Pro from an intel core i7 to an Apple M1, right? 🧑‍💻 😂

2020-12-13: Holy crap! So you know how you can ask Siri “where is my iPhone” and it will make your 

2020-12-13: Hold the phone! There is a mango version now!!?!?? 🥭

2020-12-13: Maturity shines through once again in the dude bro tech review scene. The hot take on the AirPods 

2020-12-12: 🀀 🍕

2020-12-12: Tumblr is lost at sea..

2020-12-11: 😻

2020-12-11: My MacBook is feeling sliggish.. 🀔 💻 🐢 Checks >uptime Ahh yes, 86 days, that’ll be it. 🀣

2020-12-11: It’s snowing!!! 🏝☃🎮

2020-12-11: Home steak ramen day! 🥩 🍜 😀

2020-12-11: Ingredients: Bread, Avocado, Hot Sauce, Everything Bagel Seasoning. mmmmmmmmmmmmm yum! 😀 🍜

2020-12-10: Photos Memories: San Jose – 2018 📷

2020-12-10: 😀 ☕ 😀

2020-12-09: Anyone using tumblr these days?

2020-12-09: Quite handy for what I needed to accomplish! Thanks Automator! 🀖👚‍💻

2020-12-08: $41.3 Million for a Gulfstream G650ER!? 🛩

2020-12-08: Wowsers!! 🎧 HeadPods! Can’t wait to hear them on the 15th! (I went with the lovely green) 😀

2020-12-07: When you decide that you don’t want to pay for content and “ads are fine”. This is 

2020-12-06: Hemispheric Views 🎙 “People actually sent us their desk photos! Here is the first HVmini (of 

2020-12-06: Photos Memories: Castle Rock State Park – 2015 📷

2020-12-05: I am calling it now! Predator is coming to Fortnite Season 5. If you have seen the movie, you will 

2020-12-05: Photos Memories: Location Unknown – 2009 📷

2020-12-04: Today was officially the last day of classes. I am now done with school. I decided to finally finish 

2020-12-04: Cheers everyone! Have a great weekend! 🥃

2020-12-04: Decided to make a new icon for my email. 🀣 💟 📧

2020-12-03: I don’t know who does the show notes over there at @HemisphericViews but they are not half 

2020-12-03: Hemispheric Views 🎙 My First Dongle Arrived! “As usual, things get a bit crazy on the show. 

2020-12-02: Still not used to seeing “5G” in the corner of my phone.

2020-12-01: 30 days left to add custom domains to Hey! 🀞

2020-12-01: Need more ☕ for the 🎙 edit!! 🐝

2020-12-01: I think the new name “Salesforce Squawk” fits Slack really well. Congrats on the 

2020-12-01: Podcast Record Day! 🎙 🎉

2020-11-30: Wallet arrival! 😀 📲

2020-11-30: Nintendo Switch System Update 11.0.0 Patch Notes 😱 🎮 Users can wirelessly connect their smart 

2020-11-30: Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai has confirmed he will be stepping down on 

2020-11-29: I think it was time that @HemisphericViews had a presence on Micro.blog! 🎙

2020-11-28: ….??? 🧐 ⚔ 🛡 ♟ 🀷‍♂

2020-11-28: Make sure your tree has enough RAM this holiday season! 🎄 (We’ve upped it to 64GB this year)

2020-11-27: Leaf. 📷

2020-11-27: I am loving these shades of green! 💚 📷

2020-11-27: Plant or Tiny Sea Creatures!? 🌳 🐙 📷

2020-11-26: 🎥 🍿 Insert Coin

2020-11-26: 🊃

2020-11-26: Happy Thanksgiving! Wishing you all a wonderful (and tasty) day! 🊃 🧡💛🀎 😀

2020-11-26: The transition to Dark Sky can’t come soon enough. Tapping the weather widget on iPadOS and getting 

2020-11-25: Photos Memories: Big Sur – 2012 📷

2020-11-25: Started playing NieR:Automata last night. 🎮

2020-11-25: Photos Memories: Quicksilver County Park – 2018 📷

2020-11-24: Magnet charging! 🧲

2020-11-24: We had 5G with our old sims, but now we have even more 5Gs in our 5G. This new 5G is 5Ger than the 

2020-11-24: So many great SF Symbols exist, but Reminders only has a tiny handful..? 🀔

2020-11-24: New What The Golf levels!! 🏌‍♂ 🎁 😀

2020-11-23: Getting closer! 🪚

2020-11-23: I really want Walkie-Talkie on the iPhone! ⌚📲

2020-11-23: Photos Memories: Somewhere in the air.. – 2020 📷

2020-11-23: Seems to me if you are wondring how well Apple did with the initial M1 transition, just look to how 

2020-11-23: Photos Memories: California – 2009 📷

2020-11-22: Continuing work on my floating shelf with built in MagSafe! I decided to add an Apple Watch charger 

2020-11-21: I talked about this on episode 005 of the podcast, but I don’t believe I posted here. What 

2020-11-21: Bye Bye Hair!

2020-11-21: Finished my woodworking project for the day so I decided to cut the majority of my hair off next. 

2020-11-21: How low can it go!? 😀

2020-11-20: So I made a floating nightstand a while back and now I’m re-sanding it and adding a MagSafe charger! 

2020-11-20: Podcast Friday: Takeout Breakout 🎙 “Your hosts Megan, Emily, Giselle, and Cate surprise each other 

2020-11-20: Doing a weekly review while listening to @theweeklyreview. How review’y of me!

2020-11-20: iPhone 12 mini rocks all the socks! 🧊📲

2020-11-20: It’s 2pm somewhere.. ☕

2020-11-19: I just watched a 45 min video on how to properly fell a tree. Am I going to be cutting down large 

2020-11-19: I thought I was dealing with a weird macOS bug when my AirPods only seemed to have sound on the 

2020-11-19: Hemispheric Views 🎙 You’ve Buggered Up Your Quadrants! “I share my impressions of the 


2020-11-19: Five Geeeeeeee!!!!!!! 😂

2020-11-18: I am in full on “plan our next Japan vacation ” mode! 🇯🇵🎉✈ (not sure when it will be 

2020-11-18: “The United States government is perfectly capable of escorting trespassers out of the White House”

2020-11-18: Hooray! 🔊 😀

2020-11-18: This “They only have 16GB of Ram” thing is Megapixels all over again. Don’t fall 

2020-11-18: My system said it was out of memory and I couldn’t imagine how that could be possible.. 

2020-11-18: Our home internet situation went from Good (Paxio) >> Horrific Trash (Comcast) >> 

2020-11-18: That trial didn’t last very long 😂

2020-11-17: Installed a new kitchen sink today! 😀😀

2020-11-17: Unlock with Apple Watch for 1Password 7.7 is wonderful! ⌚🔓

2020-11-17: Wait, what!? Different colored flags actually work on iOS now!!?? 🀯 🚩📧

2020-11-17: oh! So I was talking about VPNs a little while back. The decision looks to be made now that ClearVPN 

2020-11-17: Photos Memories: Yosemite – 2017 📷

2020-11-16: Photos Memories: Wisconsin – 2018 📷

2020-11-16: Snap into a Red Bull! 🐮

2020-11-15: 🚚 Reminder: The next Game Day is November 21st! 🚚 Check microgaming.space for the times and details! 

2020-11-15: Shishito peppers night!!

2020-11-15: I 💚 iPhone mini!

2020-11-15: Beautiful tree gradient! 🍁

2020-11-15: You now know what @martinfeld’s and @canion’s desk situations are like now (if not, be 

2020-11-15: You now know what @martinfeld’s and @canion’s desk situations are like now (if not, be 

2020-11-14: 🎮

2020-11-14: Delivered to the wrong address initially, but it’s here now! 🎮

2020-11-14: 43 it is then. 😆

2020-11-13: Apple switched back to the good sim tool!

2020-11-13: youtube-dl update 2020-11-13 It looks like the latest version (v2020.11.12) is working with 

2020-11-13: Our favorite pizza from Pizza Jerk (NE Portland)! 🍕 It’s Always Sunny in Cully (Pepperoni, 

2020-11-13: I love this! 😂 https://xkcd.com/2385/ 👩‍💻

2020-11-13: 🀗

2020-11-13: Happy Days! iPhone mini has landed! 💚📱

2020-11-13: Which number is larger than 270 again? 306 or 232 Asking for an enemy..

2020-11-12: Made up a stuffed pepper recipe for dinner tonight! Hope they are delicious! Ingredients: ground 

2020-11-12: There is always that one thing you forget to check before updating your OS.. 😬 I remembered the 

2020-11-12: Cool! I was just talking about this a week or so back!

2020-11-12: You already know what @martinfeld’s desk situation is now (if not, be sure to give it a 

2020-11-11: Thank you all so much for the anniversary wishes! Today was a great day spent with the wonderful 

2020-11-11: Made updates to “My youtube-dl setup” blog post to reflect recent DMCA bs and updated 

2020-11-11: Hey. HEY. HEY! burk.io 📧

2020-11-11: 3287 Days! 😀 @alcedine

2020-11-10: New Macs announced today. 🀣

2020-11-10: Let’s get this party started!!

2020-11-10: Curious when you will be able to purchase an Xbox Series X for retail price? Did anyone get one when 

2020-11-10: This color is gorgeous! 😍🧡

2020-11-10: Today is the kind of day that relates to something that I wrote in my latest blog post regarding my 

2020-11-10: I think I am going to take a pass on today. Can’t focus on anything in a worthwhile way. Stuff 

2020-11-10: Hey. HEY. HEY! burk.io 📧

2020-11-10: If you use youtube-dl and it seems to have stopped working mid yesterday when looking at your 

2020-11-10: Bring on the preorder date!!!! 

2020-11-10: If you already use it, or were thinking about it. 50% is pretty nice! 😀

2020-11-09: I have no idea what the star button does but I pushed it!

2020-11-09: Hemispheric Views 🎙 Episode 006: HVmini // Battlestations — Martin’s Desk “The first in 

2020-11-08: Baby Yoda Show season 2 time! 📺

2020-11-08: I tried booking at the Four Seasons Total Landscaping for our anniversary next week, but they seem 

2020-11-07: iPhone 12 mini / Green / 256GB ✅ iPhone 12 mini Silicone Case with MagSafe - Kumquat ✅ iPhone 

2020-11-06: Definitely a soup day! 🥣

2020-11-06: I wonder what these little bonus episodes of Hemispheric Views are all about? I guess I will have to 

2020-11-06: 5AM! 5G!

2020-11-06: Here we go!

2020-11-05: 4:45am alarm set. ⏰ 📲

2020-11-05: Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh Just be 270 already!!! Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

2020-11-05: LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special | Official Trailer | Disney+ @alcedine showed me this morning and I 

2020-11-05: 4:30am is one of my least favorite times in the day.

2020-11-04: New puzzle! 🐱

2020-11-04: It’s so precious when people are still writing that “blah blah is unlikely in this 

2020-11-04: Hemispheric Views🎙 I Used the Corporate Card! “What’s going on this week? Well, let us 

2020-11-03: New day tomorrow. New firmware to capture it. 📷

2020-11-03: Cheers to a better tomorrow everyone. Please be well. ❀

2020-11-03: Neat! I wasn’t expecting a 3.0 firmware this soon after 2.0. Happy to see development 

2020-11-03: Me in 2016: I am surprised you think he would do anything worthwhile for our country. Me in 2020: 

2020-11-03: Every time we have to set the clocks forward or back I count how many clocks need to be manually 

2020-11-02: I have no need for one, but totally want one! 😀 Raspberry Pi 400

2020-11-02: We don’t use eero WiFi anymore, so naturally our eero plus is expiring soon. Need to do a 

2020-11-02: Microblogvember 02 Concentrate? Simply keeping my head above water is my main objective at this 

2020-11-02: You know how when your sports team loses “the big game” and your city is wrecked, or 

2020-11-01: A while ago I was talking about working on a Micro.blog Apple Watch app. Two things made me decide 

2020-11-01: I wonder who turned off the spam filters over at mac.com / me.com / icloud.com? 📧

2020-11-01: Microblogvember 01 Today is dreary. So was yesterday. And the day before that. Looking forward is 

2020-11-01: NOVEMBER

2020-10-31: I really like this new macOS wallpaper! 😍

2020-10-30: Favorite Candy. 🍬 GO!!

2020-10-30: Almost forgot that it’s Baby Yoda - Season 2 day! 📺

2020-10-30: Hooray! 14.2 GM! No more of this pop up!

2020-10-30: I get the idea of the red chump hats that say something “funny” on them istead of his bs 

2020-10-30: Everything talks about upgrading to 4TB of iCloud storage, but there is no price anywhere. Weridly, 

2020-10-30: Photos Memories: San Jose – 2018 📷

2020-10-30: Easy choice today!

2020-10-30: Users can buy iCloud storage in addition to Apple One plans, for up to 4TB I am actually happy 

2020-10-28: Happy to see you can now pay for Micro.blog using Apple Pay! BaDing! <—that’s the 

2020-10-28: I thought clicking the icon on the right would bump it up in single increments. It does not. It goes 

2020-10-28: Getting so close I can feel it! 👚‍💻

2020-10-27: The White House science office listed “ending the COVID-19 pandemic” as the top accomplishment of 

2020-10-27: Photos Memories: Belize – 2012 📷

2020-10-27: Water found on Moon. If you voted for Biden you thought: “Oh cool, I wonder what this could 

2020-10-27: 22% of American adults either moved or know someone who moved during the pandemic That seems like a 

2020-10-27: App of the day: TextSniper “This thing is friggin awesome!” -Jason It’s on SetApp 

2020-10-27: The lack of coverage regarding GitHub & youtube-dl to be odd and concerning. It doesn’t 

2020-10-26: Your ballot for the November 2020 General Election has been accepted and will be counted! 🗳

2020-10-26: Reeder 5 Sync Mac mini: Every 5 minutes MacBook Pro: Don’t fetch on this Mac iPhone: 

2020-10-25: Outa the way! We’re making wine!!! 🍷 🍇

2020-10-25: The very first full copy of BOARD GAME NAME REDACTED has arrived! 😀😀 ⚔🛡🎲 Time for final tweaks 

2020-10-25: Never had one of these before. 🥭 🍺

2020-10-25: How do you feel about the little app/podcast banners in mobile Safari? 👍 Good 🀷‍♀ Indifferent 👎 Bad

2020-10-25: New stickers!

2020-10-24: 👍

2020-10-24: Photos Memories: San Jose – 2013 | Film 📷

2020-10-24: https://jointwt.org huh.. wat.. That’s really the name you went with?? Twt and thus all Twt.social 

2020-10-24: Filling out our ballots!! 🗳

2020-10-23: Getting this a lot today..?


2020-10-23: If you were wondering how to make a website absolutely perfect. Look no further than this!

2020-10-23: Another new set of iPhones, I bet we get to see more idiots throwing iPhones on the ground to 

2020-10-23: Hemispheric Views 🎙 Episode 004: iChunes! “We wrap back to see how Andrew’s experience 

2020-10-23: Prepping tomorrow’s coffee! 😀☕

2020-10-22: Definitely feels like a coupe day. 🍜

2020-10-22: We’re moving up! 🊘

2020-10-22: Hemispheric Views 🎙 Episode 004: iChunes! “We wrap back to see how Andrew’s experience 

2020-10-21: I ❀ Portland.

2020-10-21: Welcome to Micro.blog @jidabug 👋 😀 🎮

2020-10-21: I think my gluon push notifications may have stopped.. 🀔

2020-10-21: Why not grab the Hemispheric Views Apple Watch Face in preparation for the next episode! 😀 (I am not 

2020-10-21: I wonder if my iPhone mini will make Control Center a usable feature!?

2020-10-21: 👍👍

2020-10-20: Imagine if Trump shut the f*ck up for once. Now, don’t imagine it, and make it happen! VOTE. 

2020-10-20: 💻 12 inch MacBook Apple Silicon OLED Display Runs macOS / iOS / iPadOS apps natively GO! 💞 💞 💞 💞 💞

2020-10-20: My Reeder 5 Settings. 👍

2020-10-20: “5G” is the wrong emphasis for the new iPhone 12 line. Simply because 5G has nothing to 

2020-10-20: We’re not last, but we’re not first either! Don’t let @manton (Austin) beat us! 😉 

2020-10-20: Emotional Compression. burk.io 💬

2020-10-19: 🎉 ☕

2020-10-19: Good! Because that pricing was B S !

2020-10-19: Photos Memories: New York – 2014. 📷

2020-10-19: Emotional Compression. burk.io 💬

2020-10-18: We just learned that there is an easter egg game within the screen on our kettle! It’s silly 


2020-10-18: The president is big on “herd immunity” for two reasons: That is how he thinks about 

2020-10-17: 🚚 Reminder: The next Game Day is October 24th! 🚚 Check microgaming.space for the times and details! 

2020-10-17: Including multiple app icons is such a big thing on iOS apps now, why not on macOS apps? No similar 


2020-10-16: “Even if you chopped the wagon up into little pieces” @macgenie 🀣😂🀣😂🀣

2020-10-15: ☕

2020-10-15: Cool story. 😂

2020-10-14: New puzzle added to the collection!

2020-10-14: Cardboard mock-up! 😀 131.5mm x 64.2mm Can’t wait!!! 🀩

2020-10-14: Bartender 4 - Public Beta 💻

2020-10-13: Things that have been made with our grapes: Jam, Raisins, Syrup. What’s next? Wine! 🍷 🍇

2020-10-13: Portland, OR // October 13, 2020 // 08:56 am 📷 #adayinthelife

2020-10-13: iPhone 12 mini - Green. ✅

2020-10-13: First time I have posted in a support forum in a loooonnnggg time! Hope they are nice. 🀞

2020-10-12: “_Accidentally_” ordered pizza for dinner. 🀷‍♂ 😉 🍕

2020-10-12: Weird dream last night: Someone took all the trees from our house in the night. 🌳❌

2020-10-12: I wonder what a Spark 3.0 will look like.. 🀔 Or perhaps we will continue down the 2.9.10 path?

2020-10-11: I could make / eat guacamole every single damn day. ❀ 😍 🥑

2020-10-11: I was playing 1v2 Rocket League basketball. Tied up and 22 seconds go. 1 play left. I managed a 

2020-10-11: I not only found one of my favorite beers of all time, but it’s wayyyy after the season it should be 

2020-10-10: Just started Alwa’s Awakening on the Switch! 🎮

2020-10-09: Oh, happy blot day to me! (My blots renewed today) 🎂

2020-10-09: Hemispheric Views 🎙 It’s Very Internet! “Jean MacDonald joins us! The upcoming 

2020-10-08: testing my last 2 posts did not hit the timeline..

2020-10-08: Hemispheric Views 🎙 It’s Very Internet! “Jean MacDonald joins us! The upcoming 

2020-10-07: OfferUp has been great in Portland! 👍

2020-10-06: Tonight 🍎 Chinese Food 📺 Tiny World 😀😀

2020-10-06: Another (I think sucessful) edit! 🎙

2020-10-05: New slogan? UPS. Crushing it.™

2020-10-05: Sometimes you don’t want to Monday anymore. 🐱

2020-10-03: More Tiny World tonight! 📺 😀

2020-10-03: Shoulder Kitty™

2020-10-03: Playing around with new lock screen wallpapers! 😂 🀔

2020-10-03: Phone trees. 😭


2020-10-03: If I fits, I sits.

2020-10-02: 📺 🍿 Tiny World


2020-10-02: Flu Shot Day! 💉

2020-10-01: No, you didn’t know it was October. 😬

2020-10-01: Strands. 📷 (👀 at 100%)

2020-09-30: A few more updates to the Micro.blog “dark mode” userscript. Version 2020.09.30.09 

2020-09-30: Kottke gets it. The President Is a White Supremacist. And So Are You if You Support Him.

2020-09-30: It is truly astonishing how many politicians value their own shitty political existence over another 

2020-09-30: Amazon One: Palm scanner launched for ‘secure’ payments 

2020-09-29: or crosswalks or hydrants or stop lights or cars or bicycles or signs or airplanes or people or 

2020-09-29: Still needs work, but the initial update to the Micro.blog “dark mode” userscript is 

2020-09-29: Congrats on the release @manton! 🍻

2020-09-29: When it comes to App Subscriptions, you are not paying for what you got today, you are paying for 


2020-09-29: I wonder how the Keybase purchase by Zoom is going 🀔

2020-09-28: Next wood working project! A shelf.

2020-09-28: Today’s research project: Finding out the history of “Rip City” relating to 

2020-09-28: Time. How does it work!? Most of the time..

2020-09-27: Excited and anxious to see how badly mb.userscript is going to break with the release of Micro.blog 

2020-09-27: “We’ve got him now” instance #1,876,235,375,278

2020-09-27: Learning how to make stuff out of wood Latest project: I finished the cat dinner tables! 😺🐟😺🐟😺🐟

2020-09-27: They are neither “Proud” nor “Boys.” They are grown adult men who make a 

2020-09-26: iOS widgets are useless if they don’t update in the background. I am very underwhelmed and sad about 

2020-09-26: Yum! @alcedine made pasta sauce with the tomatoes in our garden! 🍝

2020-09-26: One of my fav mugs! Love the square handle especially.  🌈

2020-09-26: Flickr Survey

2020-09-26: Enola Holmes was a lot of fun! 🍿 🎥 😀 👍 🕵‍♀

2020-09-26: Just finished Luigi’s Mansion 3 with @alcedine in co-op mode! Great Game! 🎮 15h 27min

2020-09-25: Movie Night! Enola Holmes 🎥🍿

2020-09-25: The name of our home server is WOPR 😀 What do you name your computers?

2020-09-25: I love colorful cables!! 💕

2020-09-25: Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis ® announced Friday the state will completely reopen its economy, 

2020-09-25: Oh! I didn’t expect that going from 10.15.6 to 10.15.7 🀷‍♂

2020-09-25: 🌧 😀 ❀

2020-09-25: Hemispheric Views It’s Worth $15 on Gumtree! “This week we chat wildfires in both 

2020-09-24: I am putting free ads or as I call them “Shoutouts” on my blog using Sublime Ads!

2020-09-24: A remote controlled camera drone inside your house that is owned by Amazon. 😂 lolnope.

2020-09-24: I am no longer 😡 at Logic Pro X. I think I am now 😀.

2020-09-24: 🚚 Reminder: The next Game Day is September 26th! 🚚 Check microgaming.space for the times and 

2020-09-24: Hemispheric Views It’s Worth $15 on Gumtree! “This week we chat wildfires in both 

2020-09-23: I’m getting better! 🎙

2020-09-22: I am “good” at a lot of things, but it’s good to admit when you are not good at 

2020-09-22: macOS Big Sur 11 beta 8 is the first beta that feels like mcOS! 🍟

2020-09-22: macOS Big Sur 11 beta 8 Things progress!

2020-09-21: Mini consoles! 🎮 PlayStation Genesis SNES NES Turbo Grafx 16

2020-09-21: 🚚 Reminder: The next Game Day is September 26th! 🚚 Check microgaming.space for the times and 

2020-09-19: In other news, trump still thinks TikTok is Twitter.

2020-09-19: minimal. Some neat new ideas here. a meditation-inspired writing app.

2020-09-18: How can we completely ruin a design and pretend like a ratings system provides any value? Answer: 

2020-09-18: The nachos process begins!! 🍻 🀀

2020-09-18: Just finished The Last Campfire! 🔥 🎮 👍 😀

2020-09-18: He can’t do a damn thing about an actual threat to the country, but we’re safe from TikTok. Wow. 

2020-09-17: This beta of iPadOS should only be deployed on devices dedicated for iPadOS 14.2 beta software 

2020-09-17: If I had to guess, I would say 75%-85% of the apps I have installed are there “just in case”.

2020-09-17: 🚚 MasterClass is Giving College Students a $180 1-Year Subscription for Just $1 SEPTEMBER 17 ONLY

2020-09-17: 🙌

2020-09-16: For the first time in the history of iOS, you have the opportunity to be the default browser and 

2020-09-16: The Best Buy checkout system is melting right now from PS5 preorder attempts. 🔥🎮

2020-09-16: I wonder which Mail clients and Browsers will be first in line to support the new iOS 14 default 

2020-09-16: Happy Nova day! Check it out if haven’t already. It’s great!

2020-09-15: Oh, hello there. 🕷🕞

2020-09-15: LEGO x Adidas Originals 🀩 😱

2020-09-15: Feb 2020 ➡ Sept 2020

2020-09-15: Experiment 🀷‍♂ Safari + Pocket + Raindrop ⬇ ⬇ ⬇ ⬇ ⬇ ⬇ ⬇ ⬇ Safari

2020-09-15: Let the GM downloads Begin! 📲

2020-09-15: The new Hemispheric Views Apple Watch bands look great! 😉

2020-09-15:  Ready!

2020-09-15: The auto switching of the AirPods Pro is now working on mine and wow is it magical! Pick up device, 

2020-09-15: New holdfast! 🔚

2020-09-14: Please Rain. Please Rain. Please Rain. Please Rain. Please Rain. Please Rain. Please Rain. Please 

2020-09-14: Just sell TikTok already so the buyer can start their regret for the last remaining days of their 

2020-09-14: Nintendo taking some inspiration from Xbox!? Remote install from web. Yes! More things like this! 🎮


2020-09-13: Interesting look when the app icon is the same color as the badge

2020-09-13: Trying out this Sugru stuff for the first time! 🀞

2020-09-12: I didn’t think I would notice a perceivable difference between an AQI of 400 to 500. I was wrong.

2020-09-12: Dear AQI, 417 is the wrong direction. kthnxbai.

2020-09-12: I have done it!! Solved!! This is a great one! 😀 our puzzle collection

2020-09-12: iOS and iPadOS feel like they need another solid 2-3 betas. 📱 macOS feels like it needs another 

2020-09-12: Looking out. 📷

2020-09-11: Walkie-Talkie on the Apple Watch is really fun! 😀 ⌚

2020-09-11: Hemispheric Views Podcast burk.io 🎙

2020-09-11: I think I finally found the setting that was was driving me crazy! ⌚ 🎉

2020-09-11: 🚚 Next Game Day is September 26th! 🚚 Micro.Blog Game Days Join the Discord

2020-09-10: All red.. 🔎

2020-09-10: 🚚 Second session is live! 🚚 Micro.Blog Game Days Join the Discord

2020-09-10: That’s certainly not true….. 🀚

2020-09-10: Let the sauce making begin!

2020-09-10: A browser plugin that let’s you search amazon and then shows you where you can buy it at local 

2020-09-10: Podcast Friday (one day early): Hemispheric Views 🎙 “Join @MartinFeld, Andrew @Canion, and Jason 

2020-09-10: As an experience.. Slack feels like Windows 95. Discord feels like macOS.

2020-09-10: I will never understand the concept of not being able to pump your own gas in Oregon.

2020-09-10: Easy Decision! 👍

2020-09-10: Great first session of Game Days! Mario Kart is still so much fun! 🎮 😀 Session two for today is at 

2020-09-10: 🚚 First session is live! 🚚 Micro.Blog Game Days Join the Discord

2020-09-09: Hoping all of our new Oregon neighbors remain safe and the fires stay at bay. ♥

2020-09-09: Hope my time tracking app gets updated for Big Sur soon.. 😬 🀔 🀞 I think it’s the only app I 

2020-09-09: As a government function, using twitter as your main source of pushing information out to the public 

2020-09-09: Orange. 📷 burk.photos

2020-09-09: New Puzzle! 😀

2020-09-09: South North 🧐

2020-09-09: Awesome! Nova (from Panic) is launching next week! Inst-buy for sure. The beta has been a joy to use 

2020-09-09: 🚚 Tomorrow is the day! 🚚 Micro.Blog Game Days Join the Discord Games On Deck Switch: Mario Kart PS4: 

2020-09-09: Mark Zuckerberg says Apple’s App Store ‘deserves scrutiny’ Anything that takes 

2020-09-08: Castro sure is a beautiful app. And thoughtfully designed! It’s one of those apps that makes you 

2020-09-08: Mochi is quite the hunter! 🐱 🎣

2020-09-08: A fuzzy trap! 🐱

2020-09-08: Here we go! ⏰ 🎙

2020-09-07: 🚚 Just a few more days! 🚚 Micro.Blog Game Days Join the Discord Games On Deck Switch: Mario Kart 

2020-09-07: Working on some new watch face layouts. Time to shake things up. ⌚

2020-09-07: “Leakers” like Jon Prosser help no one and hurt everyone. I am disgusted by whoever their sources 

2020-09-07: “Now in Theaters and IMAX!!” Cool. No Thanks. 👎

2020-09-06: QC35 ear cup replacement!

2020-09-06: Broccoli Beef! 🍎

2020-09-06: Also interesting. Minty. Could be a good mixer?

2020-09-06: A “smart watch” before there were “smart watches”.

2020-09-06: Very interesting! Has a smell of chocolate and light taste of coffee and cola. I’m into it!

2020-09-05: 🎶 Currently Playing 🎶

2020-09-05: The Microsoft Duo looks beautiful

2020-09-05: Anyone in the Portland Area in the market for a SONOS PLAYBAR? https://offerup.co/Xi0jcycMx9

2020-09-05: Picked up an awesome second hand vise today! 😀 🧰

2020-09-04: !?

2020-09-04: The only correct vote is a vote that removes this piece of shit. Trump: Americans Who Died in War 


2020-09-03: I like this pencil! ✏

2020-09-03: 👋📱7💻 6

2020-09-02: August Photo Challenege I did with a couple freinds. 📷

2020-09-01: Huge update to Sunlit! Well done team! This is a massive upgrade for Micro.blog users and anyone 

2020-09-01: Public Calendar Link added to the Micro.blog Game Days page! 📆

2020-09-01: Spending some time today to organize and update my Drafts actions!

2020-09-01: Snarky Not-Posts // August 2020 ➀ Remember when people cared about folding phones for 5 min? 📱 ➀ 

2020-08-31: Accidentally ordered pizza delivery from another state.. 😂 🍕

2020-08-31: Power. 📷

2020-08-31: Here we go again… 📧

2020-08-30: Low. 📷

2020-08-29: Here goes nothin! (Or possibly everything!?) 😂 🇊🇺 🍎

2020-08-29: Silicon Valley glory days are over. It will be mostly dismantled by 2030. Whether for the right 

2020-08-28: Amazon’s fitness band creates a 3D model of your body + recognizes the emotion in your voice! 

2020-08-28: Micro.blog Game Days info updated! 🎮 https://microgaming.space https://discord.gg/jaNBdrx

2020-08-27: Now Playing: The Last Campfire 🕹

2020-08-27: HomeKit 2020 Update! burk.io 💡

2020-08-27: Wide. 📷

2020-08-27: I wonder who gets to be the CEO to choose between helping actual people or burning trucklooads of 

2020-08-26: Summer. 📷

2020-08-26: It is absolutely nuts to think about the fact that our current president actually wants us all dead. 

2020-08-26: Remember what POS in Chief said, “if you don’t test, you don’t get new 

2020-08-25: You had a good run Oculus. RIP. Time to find a new VR platform to use. 🖕FB. Facebook used the 

2020-08-25: Oh, hello there. 👋 📲

2020-08-25: Making A Board Game - Part 6 burk.io 🛡

2020-08-24: Making A Board Game - Part 6 burk.io 🛡

2020-08-23: It hurts to know people are watching these bullshit tr(ch)ump ads on YouTube and buying every second 

2020-08-23: Small. 📷

2020-08-23: It doesn’t matter how fancy you think your kitty houses are, nothing beats a cardboard box. 

2020-08-23: Think back 1,804 years ago, the year is 2016. Remember hearing: - My vote doesn’t matter. - He can’t 

2020-08-22: Hmmm.. I think my Mac mini has turned itself off twice.. 🀔 Doing some investigating to see if I can 

2020-08-22: Things that are overlooked: the iPad data plan that I haven’t used in over 6 months given the state 

2020-08-21: Of all the cameras I have owned over the years, the Leica Q2 continues to be my absolute favorite to 

2020-08-21: Gift. 📷

2020-08-21: It’s a home ramen lunch kind of day! 🌧 ☁

2020-08-21: Morning breakfast 🍇 harvest! 😀

2020-08-20: No promises! BUT, I am going to try and make this a thing, somehow, someway. It will be rough, but 

2020-08-20: My nightmares are made of this! The latest update to Adobe’s Lightroom app for iOS and iPadOS had a 

2020-08-19: Gaudy. 📷

2020-08-19: Another Tagmoji advances to production! 🎉 Cycling 🚲 🚎‍♀ 🚎‍♂ 🚵‍♀ 🚵‍♂

2020-08-19: Logitech “notch”.

2020-08-19: Ahh, there it is. 💻

2020-08-18: I am quite surprised this App Airport “system” hasn’t been shutdown yet.

2020-08-18: Screenshots on iOS really need to stop sounding like a camera shutter.

2020-08-18: Let me know if you would like to buy our Oculus Quest. Oculus today announced a change to its login 

2020-08-18: DevBeta5. Fix the camera issues? We shall see! 🀞

2020-08-18: Updated to include other consoles to broaden interest. Also updated the interest list form 🎮

2020-08-18: Micro.blog Xbox Game Night Interest List 🎮 (Pass it on!)

2020-08-18: Micro.blog Xbox One Game Night?

2020-08-18: This should be interesting! 📺 Advanced algorithms to fly simulated F-16 dogfights against each 

2020-08-17: “After Microsoft, Oracle is also reportedly looking to buy TikTok” 😂 🀣 😂

2020-08-17: One thing that comes to mind for me in this Apple / EPIC Games thing is how many more hundreds of 

2020-08-17: Space. 📷

2020-08-17: Oregon Driver Licenses are gorgeous! 😍 So colorful and SO many cool holograms!

2020-08-17: Started Journaling January 1st this year. I have made an entry every day. Today it is now starting 

2020-08-17: New fancy propeller!

2020-08-16: Move. 📷

2020-08-16: Completed: The Touryst 🎮 I liked it a lot! Not too long of a game, with exploration with some fun 

2020-08-16: Movie Night: Sonic The Hedgehog 🎥 🍿 🊔

2020-08-15: Would a Luna Display (USB-C version) make a meaningful change to anyone’s setup / workflow in 

2020-08-14: It’s Friday. What does that mean? IT’S NACHOS DAY!!!

2020-08-14: Day 1 of teaching myself woodworking! Working on turning a piece of junk wood into a shelf!

2020-08-13: Up 📷

2020-08-13: New puzzle!!! 🧩

2020-08-13: For every 1 point of dumb decision damage you inflict, you receive 10 points of damage to your 

2020-08-13: Nineteen Eighty-Fortnite 🀣 Well played

2020-08-13: Everyone’s favorite past time. Paint the garage day!!

2020-08-13: I saw a couple titles in my RSS this morning mentioning “Portal 3” and got REALLY 

2020-08-13: Good Morning! 🥎

2020-08-13: You know what is terrible? The sound of your own voice. 🎙 🀮

2020-08-12: Of the 6,836,783,842,678,183 things wrong in the world, banning TikTok (a service that will die on 

2020-08-11: Stand Hours today: 19. ⌚ Not recommended..

2020-08-11: Open. 📷

2020-08-11: Left foot in. Right foot out. 🐱

2020-08-11: 😱 🎮

2020-08-11: ✅ Oregon Voter Registration


2020-08-11: Instructions for today. Prep work, build the following: Triscuit Cracker, slice of pear, slice of 

2020-08-11: I will finish this paper today. ✏ I will finish this paper today. ✏ I will finish this paper 

2020-08-10: More Cookie!

2020-08-10: Happy 5th Birthday to Cookie!! 🥰😀🐱🍪 How is she 5 already!?!?

2020-08-10: The neighbors are having fence work done. Their contractor took down half our fence as well. (that 

2020-08-10: What I would give to have the ability to screenshare to relatives AppleTVs and iOS devices to fix 

2020-08-10: Something ate the heck out of our sunflower! 🙀

2020-08-10: Big Sur has been WAY faster at importing giant RAW files into photos from SD Card. A very welcome 

2020-08-10: It seems obvious that his plan is to ban/disrupt/discredit any information platform that could be 

2020-08-10: This pops up every 8 seconds on the mac now.. 😔 Sign in. “Internal server error”.

2020-08-09: Path. 📷

2020-08-08: Added to Now Playing 🎮 The Touryst

2020-08-07: New. 📷

2020-08-07: It has arrived!!! 😱😀 It is massive!

2020-08-07: DMV ✅ (The most pleasant DMV experience I have ever had!) 👍

2020-08-06: Current Status

2020-08-06: It’s a half step for trump to get from “ban chinese tech” to “ban chinese 

2020-08-06: The macOS public beta that hasn’t been released yet?

2020-08-05: 🍇

2020-08-05: This is a “cool” bug..

2020-08-05: burk.photos

2020-08-05: I don’t think I have heard of Mailspring ? 📧

2020-08-05: Choose. 📷

2020-08-04: Do you use your mouse cursor to mark the position of a progress bar to see if it is actually moving 

2020-08-04: DevBeta4 is very welcome today

2020-08-03: How internet “tech news” works nowadays. 1. Write article to make it seem like Apple is 

2020-08-03: Mystery 📷 Neat detail at full res.

2020-08-03: In case anyone in Portland knows someone who could use these!

2020-08-03: Current Status: Ripping DVDs with a fax machine. 📀 📠

2020-08-03: I have tried just about every finance tracking system there is. Quicken, Simplifi, Mint, Emma, 

2020-08-02: We took ALL of our cardboard to a recycing place this morning and they didn’t even charge anything!? 

2020-08-01: That’ll do!

2020-08-01: Puzzle.


2020-08-01: So stoked for this to show up!!

2020-07-31: A fantastic way to end the week! 🍣

2020-07-31: Apologies to the bike person for never being closer than 50 yards and somehow ruining his entire 

2020-07-31: The grapes are starting to turn! 🍇

2020-07-30: First Portland “OfferUp” purchase today. 🎉

2020-07-30: Facebook CFO David Wehner on Thursday said changes in the way Apple’s iOS handles ad tracking 

2020-07-30: 🔗 Where US citizens are allowed to travel to this summer Well done everyone. 👏

2020-07-29: Focus, Direction, and Motivation are at all time lows. 0’s across the board. 🧠

2020-07-28: This is quite a nice game!

2020-07-28: Now that trump wears a mask sometimes, any chance we can swap it out with one that makes him shut 

2020-07-28: ❀🧡💛💚💙💜🖀🀍🀎

2020-07-28: A lot of fighter jets flying over today.. Sad, disgusting, and scary that the first thing I thought 

2020-07-27: Picked up Pistol Whip VR today. INTENSE! It’s like Beat Saber and Superhot smashed together. 🎮

2020-07-26: Today took a weird turn.. I think I am going to try a make a Swift Mac app? 🀷‍♂

2020-07-26: Rack it up!! 😀👍

2020-07-26: How do brand graphics like this make it out the door..?? 🀷‍♂😔

2020-07-25: Mmm mmm mmm!! 👍👍 🍕 Pizzeria Otto

2020-07-25: Dinner: Pizzeria Otto 🍕 PIZZAAAAAAAAA!!!!

2020-07-24: Movie Night: Radioactive 🎥 🍿

2020-07-23: Just finished Super Hot VR! So Good in VR! 🎮

2020-07-23: My Keychron K1 is dead. ⌚ ☠

2020-07-22: Fixed a few issues on our home network. 👚‍💻

2020-07-22: 👋 📱

2020-07-21: Taking a chance and getting Warcraft III Reforged. 🎮 🀞

2020-07-21: What You Wanted burk.io 🗳

2020-07-20: Went to use an Instagram Embed code to insert someone’s cool art in a post.. The embed code is 

2020-07-20: 📣 Hey trump, get fucked! 📣 Hey trump, get fucked! 📣 Hey trump, get fucked! 📣 Hey trump, get fucked! 

2020-07-20: Looking at furniture at The Joinery. 😍 😍

2020-07-20: Got one of the office shelves up! This one is the “iPhone progression” shelf. More shelf collections 

2020-07-20: How to make a problem worse? Add White House.

2020-07-20: According to my super complex algorithmic calendar, DevBeta3 today? 📅

2020-07-18: The Big Sur beta was garbage on my MacBurk Air. Decided to try it on the MacBurk Pro. Amazing how 

2020-07-18: We Are Moving! (During A Pandemic?) burk.io 🏡

2020-07-17: 280 characters isn’t really enough to say “Fuck Trump and Everything Related to Him” an infinite 

2020-07-17: Cleaned carpets for 4 hours. Fun? Yeah, kinda. 🧌

2020-07-16: Blowing my fucking mind how insanely mad people get about wearing something as simple as a mask in 

2020-07-16: The weather isn’t looking good! 😂 ⬛

2020-07-16: A different portable platform keyboard. 😉 ✋

2020-07-16: 🔗 T‑Mobile Unveils Latest Un‑carrier Move: Scam Shield

2020-07-15: Is “Twitter hacked again.” even a headline anymore..?

2020-07-15: Today: Replacing sewer line from house out to city line. Under_Construction.gif

2020-07-15: LOTS of cable management left to do, but progress is being made!

2020-07-14: Sun spot. ☀ 🐱

2020-07-14: Radioactive – Official U.S. Trailer | Prime Video

2020-07-14: Getting work done.™

2020-07-14: Out with the new, in with the old! 🐁

2020-07-14: What do you do when there is a “mini heat wave” in Portland? Rip out your HVAC system! 😂

2020-07-14: If you don’t come out of the pandemic with: A new skill A new income A new expertise You never 

2020-07-14: Grant Imahara, ‘Mythbusters’ Host, Dies at 49 So young. Rest in peace Grant.

2020-07-13: I wonder how many people on Facebook are ranting about the privacy concerns of TikTok? 🀊‍♂ Even 

2020-07-12: MY DESK HAS ARRIVED!!! Now to get it looking right!! 😀

2020-07-12: Right to Repair — Medical Devices burk.io 🚑

2020-07-12: Fun soldering project for Sunday. Converting my desk clock from wall power to USB power so it can 

2020-07-10: RSS Podcast : Spotify Podcast :: .com Websites : .onion Websites ?🀔?

2020-07-10: New puzzles added to the collection! 😀

2020-07-08: Working on “pinned posts”! 😀

2020-07-07: Congrats on the launch @becky!! 🧶 😀

2020-07-07: Looks like we are back to the every 2 weeks betas.

2020-07-06: If you don’t have a kitchen thermometer (or hate the one you have like I did) do yourself a solid 

2020-07-05: 🕷

2020-07-05: Cookie in her native habitat. 🐱

2020-07-04: Delivery scheduled for 7am-1pm. It is now 12:49pm. Will they make it!?! Lock in your votes!

2020-07-04: If the majority of people cared about voting as much as they care about bullshit fireworks, imagine 


2020-07-02: What do I consider “fun”? Wiring and configuring our new home network!! 😀

2020-07-02: I think it’s safe to say that Cookie is adjusting to the move and feeling comfortable pretty 

2020-06-24: I took this opportunity to “zen the heck out of my phone”! 🧘‍♂📱

2020-06-24: Loving the app update notes this week that call out fixes for iOS 14 without mentioning iOS 14 😉

2020-06-23: Very few casualties given they are DevBeta1! iOS 14: Unread 2 macOS 11: Everything About The Menu 

2020-06-23: I am going to assume (and hope like hell) that App Library and Widgets Anywhere come to iPadOS in a 

2020-06-23: I really can’t imagine basing my streaming career on Mixer thinking it will be great being 

2020-06-23: Do you have a dehumidifier in your home? Does it work great? Is it quiet? If you answered yes, which 

2020-06-23: No more terminal hacks!! 🎉 💻 macOS Big Sur brings back the classic startup chime that was 

2020-06-23: It works! 🐱

2020-06-22: Deleting RSS for the next 3 days so I can avoid all of the “they should have done this” 

2020-06-22: I knew it! It looked like there was something under the water when I was there! 🕵‍♂🀣 Secret 

2020-06-22: Nice. Trying to hide it in the news. 🀮 On Monday, Microsoft and Facebook announced that they would 

2020-06-22: It begins. 📱 Set default email and browser apps.

2020-06-22: Surprise!

2020-06-20: “Fixed” Or, even better 🙃

2020-06-20: Just finished the @martinfeld & @canion megacast. 🎙 Well done guys! 👍

2020-06-19: First squads game of Season 3 with @alcedine = Victory! ☂ 😀 🎮

2020-06-19: Just another shoutout to A Fine Start by @blake

2020-06-19: So many fingers crossed for the next incarnation of Newton. 🀞 🀞 🀞 🀞 🀞 🀞 🀞 🀞 🀞

2020-06-19: 🥭

2020-06-19: We really need to get a better way to keep multiple usernames involved in a micro.blog thread. They 

2020-06-19: HEY! The best way I can describe it is “Gmail coming onto the scene in 2005, but not from 

2020-06-19: People are together, COVID cases go up. Put space in between people, COVID cases go down. Bring them 

2020-06-19: Imagine many are wondering about this? Do you support custom domains? Not yet, but we will later 

2020-06-19: Podcast Friday: Supernatural 🎙 “Most mysteries can be solved by looking at the facts. But sometimes, 

2020-06-18: Getting a lot of spam the last few days… 🀔 Must be a campaign by Hey! 😉

2020-06-18: Finally got around to watching the PS5 reveal video. Looks cool! We’ll be picking up a digital 

2020-06-18: Remember 1080i? 📺

2020-06-18: Replacement AirPod Pro has arrived! Glorious crackle free audio once again! 🎉 🎧

2020-06-17: Addition to AirPods that I would love. Better, make it a standard for all headphones. w/option to 

2020-06-17: Using Firefox exclusively as my browser for the last ~6 months on Mac, iPhone, and iPad. Only found 

2020-06-17: Voice Tweets is Twitter wishing they came up with TikTok, right? 🀔

2020-06-17: iPad apps that are locked to portrait orientation. Stop it.

2020-06-16: After using my own domain for my email for SO long, going back to something like 

2020-06-16: My automated youtube-dl system broke.. here is what happened and how to fix it (in case it happens 

2020-06-15: I am a very light and extremely anxious sleeper. One odd noise and I’m up for hours with panic. Made 

2020-06-14: Challenge: Build Something In Your Garage! burk.io Fun challenege project I did with a friend of 

2020-06-13: SO MANY friendly kitties in our neighborhood!! (I’ve lost count) 😀😻❀

2020-06-13: 🎥 🍿 The Mummy (1932)

2020-06-12: Sanebox really lays it on thick when you cancel.

2020-06-11: Also, new HomeKit thermostat arrived today! (Still need to touch up paint behind it) 🥵 🥶

2020-06-11: Stove cleaning day! 🧌

2020-06-11: I imagine it won’t be long until someone builds a service that pulls Spotify exclusive podcasts and 

2020-06-10: Gorgeous day today!

2020-06-09: What’s up with spiders always chilling out in the ceiling!? 🕷

2020-06-08: Currently blowing my mind: Friction Stir Welding. 🀯

2020-06-08: We’re back in the land of glorious fiber!!! 🙌

2020-06-07: People seem to be very confused on how a mask works.. it’s either only holding their chin up or only 

2020-06-06: All my internet ads are now for “bullet proof vests” and “body armor”. Cool.. 😔

2020-06-04: Oil faces tough road back from coronavirus. 😢

2020-06-02: I Served For This? burk.io

2020-05-30: Clouds 📷 burk.photos

2020-05-30: Hey all! I seem to have lost my motivation.. I am just backtracking through the web to see if maybe 

2020-05-29: The first year that my developer account is going to renew before WWDC. 

2020-05-29: 🎥 🍿 Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

2020-05-29: How on earth did I injure my shoulder…sleeping…??? It feels torn.

2020-05-29: I’m not sure that regurgitating proprietary & stolen information from a company is the same 

2020-05-28: Currently Playing: Minecraft Dungeons 🎮

2020-05-28: “Where work happens.” 😂

2020-05-28: 📊

2020-05-27: How on earth did I not know this!? 🐻 📝 Sometimes, a single word won’t do. Create multi-word tags by 

2020-05-27: I put it on my phone and never actually launched it.. 🀣! @Gabz

2020-05-27: If you prefer storing your blog images in a central storage location like Wasabi or S3, CloudMounter 

2020-05-26: “Sign in with Google” is such a good long con.

2020-05-26: One of the worst things about ML and AI is how fast it is used as a fake excuse for a company to use 

2020-05-26: Oh, hello 10.15.5! 👋 💻

2020-05-26: Well then. 😂

2020-05-25: Started: Deliver Us The Moon 🎮

2020-05-25: If I got 1 thing from iOS 14, it would be default app selection. Start with the basics even, and add 

2020-05-24: Summer Time! 😎 + ☀ + (🧊🥭)

2020-05-24: Playing Games - Good Job! burk.io 🎮

2020-05-24: Playing Games - Good Job! 🎮

2020-05-23: I love a good beer after a good run! 🏃 🍺

2020-05-23: My phone now tries to autocorrect “guacamole” to “quarantine”. That’s where we’re at now. 😂

2020-05-23: One of my all time fav foods. Freshly made guacamole!! 🥑 🍻

2020-05-22: The option for “Text Message Forwarding” disappeared from my phone.. The only thing I 

2020-05-22: Settle down DayOne! 😂

2020-05-22: I cannot even express how happy I am to have gigabit fiber internet again soon! Counting down the 

2020-05-22: These names almost can’t get any more bullshit. The USA Freedom Act 🀮

2020-05-21: I just used Business Chat with Apple today for the first time. It was fantastic!! 😀👍👍

2020-05-21: Noooooooooooooooo 😭 🎧

2020-05-21: Is there an actual reason someone would export a Microsoft Word documnent to .html on purpose? Some 

2020-05-21: So we’re going down this “exclusive podcasts” road huh? So, basically, you made 

2020-05-21: Well that is a crock of shit! No thanks Logi. If your Bluetooth mouse or keyboard does not 

2020-05-20: Micro.blog Dark Mode userscript 2020.05.20.01 Changelog - Removed the https://*.micro.blog wildcard 

2020-05-20: New watch band!! ⌚ 🏳‍🌈 😀

2020-05-20: iOS 13.5 day! 📲

2020-05-19: Don’t worry everyone! It’s nachos day!!! 🍻 😀❀

2020-05-19: Anyone care to help out with a tiny 7 question (multiple choice) survey for a class? Thanks!! 

2020-05-18: Still blows me away that my Macs routinely run 30+ days flawlessly in between reboots. 👍 💻 ❀ Not to 

2020-05-18: ☕ ❀

2020-05-18: Summer session starts today! 3 more classes this session! 4 more to go after these! 🎓

2020-05-17: Micro.blog Dark Mode userscript 2020.05.07.01 Changelog Increased size of user avatar images. 

2020-05-17: Fresh bloom! 🌺 🌵 flickr

2020-05-17: Neat sky last night! 🌑

2020-05-17: Turnip price: 92 🏝 Dodo code: NJNXV

2020-05-17: 🎥 🍿 Spaceship Earth (2020)

2020-05-16: 🔗 Edison Mail rolls back update after iOS users reported they could see strangers’ emails

2020-05-16: Example NaN Of Poor Security Practices burk.io 🔐

2020-05-15: What’s the word that describes the inverse relationship between someone claiming they are a patriot 

2020-05-15: Example NaN Of Poor Security Practices burk.io 🔐

2020-05-15: Tons of great progress on the board game dev this week! I blocked 10 hours for work on the game this 

2020-05-15: So now you can “engage” and “react” to all the ads on Instagram with gifs? cool. 😂

2020-05-15: 🚚 TURNIP PRICE 617 🚚 🏝 Dodo Code: 0YNR0

2020-05-14: Another benefit of making meyer lemon martinis is fresh lemon smelling hands for a while! 😀 🍋 🍞

2020-05-14: That’s quite the delivery update! Previous estimated delivery date: Tuesday, January 5, 2021 

2020-05-14: In a major blow to citizens’ privacy, the US Senate voted today to give law enforcement agencies 

2020-05-14: Micro.blog Dark Mode userscript 2020.05.14.05 Changelog ‘Plans’ popup arrow color 

2020-05-14: Micro.blog Dark Mode userscript 2020.05.14.01 Changelog Update background color for publish alert 

2020-05-13: Speaking as an American, if “normal” was the United States prior to COVID, I definitely do not want 

2020-05-13: Something interesting I have noticed regarding ⌚ People who think the 🊋 keyboard is bad also think 

2020-05-13: New puzzle added to the collection! 🔐 😀🀗

2020-05-13: Micro.blog Dark Mode userscript 2020.05.13.14 Changelog

2020-05-13: Micro.blog Dark Mode userscript 2020.05.13.5 Changelog

2020-05-11: Making A Userscript For Micro.blog burk.io 🌑 aka: alternate color palette

2020-05-11: Ads for ad blockers.

2020-05-11: Reading and writing at night! 😀

2020-05-11: Making A Board Game - Part 5 burk.io 🎲

2020-05-10: Making A Board Game - Part 5 burk.io 🎲

2020-05-09: Playing Good Job! Co-op with @alcedine! It’s pretty damn fun! 🎮

2020-05-09: GoodNotes looks to be quite good at indexing PDFs. This could be what I need! 👍

2020-05-08: Cold Beer ✅ Comfortable lounge chair ✅ MacBook with a full battery ✅ Sun is shining ✅ 😎 ☀ 💻 🍺

2020-05-08: Podcast Friday: McMillion$ Podcast 🎙 “The directors take you even deeper into the story of a fraud 

2020-05-08: It’s too hot to go running. ☀🥵90° 5 min later goes running


2020-05-07: I wonder if something like micro.blog is a place to act as a place to ID people (like Keybase does 

2020-05-07: Coffee Delivery!!!!!!!!!! ☕☕☕☕☕☕☕☕☕

2020-05-07: “Certified for Humans” wtf..?? 🀔 Is this another clue that Amazon is actually controlled by robots? 

2020-05-07: The “outside the frame” content in photos really shouldn’t be accesible to third party apps. It 

2020-05-07: Pizza day is one of the best days! 🍕

2020-05-07: I am not 100% sure about this, but I think the iPad Pro screen dims when your device gets really 

2020-05-05: Some of my favorite electronic related thingies right now Leica Q2 iPad Pro 11” Nintendo Switch 

2020-05-05: STEAK NACHOS TONIGHT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

2020-05-05: 2 more classes officially done! 🎉🍻🎓 (7 classes remaining) 📗 Geography of U.S. and Canada 98.43% 📘 

2020-05-05: Comcastic

2020-05-05: WWDC June 22! 🎉

2020-05-04: “Have you tried turning it off and on again?” — Roy 💬

2020-05-04: I write snippy / angry / snarky posts in drafts and then never post them.

2020-05-04: 🊋 > ✂

2020-05-04: Apple updates 13-inch MacBook Pro with Magic Keyboard, double the storage, and faster performance

2020-05-03: 4+ months since last haircut. 💇‍♂ 😂

2020-05-03: My Raspberry Pi meltodown last week turned out to be a good thing! My new install/config is running 

2020-05-03: 🀔 Researching Ring Security System Eufy Security System SimpliSafe Security System Anyone have 

2020-05-03: Yard Work: The trees fought with vigor, but in the end, we were victorious. 🌳🀺

2020-05-03: 🌎

2020-05-03: Doing my internetting outside this morning! Coffee, OJ, iPad, Sunshine. 👍👍😀

2020-05-03: Oh.. People are still wasting keystrokes on this kind of thing huh? Cool. 5 reasons the iPad Pro 

2020-05-02: A couple of my subscriptions expired on accident (Credit card expired). Decided to do an experiment 

2020-05-01: Remote Micro Meetup 😀

2020-05-01: BBQ FOR DINNER!!!!!!!!! SO EXCITED!! 🀀 🍖

2020-05-01: April 2020 Photoblogging Project 📷 🎉 COMPLETED 🎉 (Probbaly going to take a month off and then do 

2020-04-30: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 30 Prompt: Drink Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-30: There must be some name for the relation of wealth to how much the person acts like a stupid child.. 

2020-04-29: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 29 Prompt: Tool Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-29: 💬 “Quotes” added to Discover! Discover Suggestion Tracker

2020-04-28: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 28 Prompt: Soft Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-28: It’s 2020. I am doing a whiskey blending event online. Obviously. 🥃

2020-04-28: 🚚CURRENT TURIP PRICE IS 633!!🚚 🏝 Dodo Code: 3GYD2

2020-04-28: It’s nice that during ‘lockdown’ the planet finally gets a break from all our 

2020-04-27: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 27 Prompt: Low Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-27: People read and enjoy The Outline? How..??? This is quite possibly the worst ‘design’ I 

2020-04-26: Commence operation Pi Rebuild ⌚

2020-04-26: noooooooo! micro-sd card died in my Raspberry Pi. That seems to be the biggest problem I have with 

2020-04-26: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 26 Prompt: Air Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-26: A small touch, but a great one. In Bear you can do a full backup of your notes from the iOS app. 

2020-04-25: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 25 Prompt: Self Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-24: Have a great Friday night everyone! 🍻 😀

2020-04-24: So happy with how great Apple is at making trackpads. ❀

2020-04-24: What if instead of saying “when things go back to normal” we say something else? Things in the world 

2020-04-24: The tech reviewers takes on the new iPad keyboard or insert new tech thingy further affirm for me 

2020-04-24: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 24 Prompt: Orange Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-24: A positive that comes out of this? No one can say “This is how we have always done it” 

2020-04-23: Cool! 🥃

2020-04-23: Current most loathed “technology”? Mine is “Leaf Blower” (ノಠ益ಠ)ノ圡┻━┻

2020-04-23: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 23 Prompt: Shallow Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-23: Found an interesting bug in @gluon. Now to figure out how to best desribe it for @vincent. 😀 🐛

2020-04-23: I am not really sure what makes planetary “different”, other than the technical stuff. Seems like 

2020-04-23: Hot day. Hot soup. ☀ 🥵 🍜

2020-04-22: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 22 Prompt: Natural Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-22: Success! Isolation Poppers!! 🌶

2020-04-22: Making cream cheese jalapeños! Making it up as I go!

2020-04-22: 🏝 Dodo Code: B24MP

2020-04-22: Thought: Add dropdown to new post window for quick addition of Tagmoji that are in production to 

2020-04-22: Looks like I have some updates to make to Discover Suggestions! 😀👍🌱 We’ve added 🌱 to the Discover 

2020-04-22: Drink up.

2020-04-21: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 21 Prompt: Full Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-20: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 20 Prompt: Black Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-20: I didn’t relaize the Apple Watch was 32GB now. ⌚

2020-04-20: Big cursor support update day for many of the apps I use! 😀

2020-04-19: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 19 Prompt: Balance Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-18: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 18 Prompt: Still Full Resolution Set: flickr (was trying for a 

2020-04-18: 2019 Taxes ✅ 💞

2020-04-17: Whirlwind of a day! - Valerie had a work thing at 3am. - I drove to the airport at 9am. - Flew OAK 

2020-04-17: Number of positive benefits from people stealing and leaking designs of future electronics: ZERO 

2020-04-17: The stock market is utterly repulsive and overwhelmingly disgusting.

2020-04-17: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 17 Prompt: Gold Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-17: Is this America being “great again”?

2020-04-16: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 16 Prompt: Angle Full Resolution Set: flickr (another cool one to look at 

2020-04-16: 🐱❀🐱

2020-04-15: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 15 Prompt: Glass Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-15: Magic Keyboard for iPad Pro order placed! ⌚😀

2020-04-14: Tried something a little different for dinner tonight. Smoked Salmon Grilled Cheese! Yes, it was 

2020-04-14: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 14 Prompt: Smooth Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-13: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 13 Prompt: Dark Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-13: Using Edison mail for a couple days. 📧


2020-04-12: Current view / mood.

2020-04-12: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 12 Prompt: Metal Full Resolution Set: flickr you can zoom way in on this 

2020-04-12: Island Open For Everyone! 🏝 Dodo Code: 15DNY

2020-04-11: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 11 Prompt: Cold Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-11: Another great “feature” of the RRS L-plate. Protects camera body from dings. 👍 📷

2020-04-10: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 10 Prompt: Fire Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-09: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 9 Prompt: Rules Full Resolution Set: flickr (it’s a stretch. Think 

2020-04-08: lol “Google bans Zoom use over privacy concerns“

2020-04-08: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 8 Prompt: Symmetry Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-07: Night Mode. Absolute darkness. Hand-held. 📱 Absolute Voodoo.

2020-04-07: Two Minutes in Time. ⏲ 📷

2020-04-07: Fuzz Buzz 🐝

2020-04-07: Another ☕

2020-04-07: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 7 Prompt: Texture Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-07: Thankful for the sunshine today! ☀

2020-04-07: New background I am using for my MacBook.

2020-04-07: Playing around with new color combos for a ‘dark mode’ when using the web version at 


2020-04-06: I very much hope all apps trend toward custom icon options in the near future! 📱

2020-04-06: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 6 Prompt: New Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-06: The swap is complete. 2018 iPad Pro 12.9” + 2019 iPad mini ➡ 2020 iPad Pro 11”

2020-04-06: I very much dislike this practice of companies using “deactivate” as a synonym for 

2020-04-06: New items for sale! burk.io/sale 🛒 2018 Apple iPad Pro 12.9” - Space Grey - 512GB - Cellular, 

2020-04-06: 🙌 Bear Editor 2.0 Alpha 🐻 We’ve been working hard on some of your requests: tables, attachment 

2020-04-05: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 5 Prompt: Night Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-05: Made a new iPad wallpaper for fun today. http://get.burk.io/Gradient_Home.png

2020-04-05: My island is open to all right now! 🏝 Dodo Code: M91D7

2020-04-05: Ahhhhh ok! 😀 Hopefully it will keep people inside.

2020-04-05: Now that is some rain! ⛈

2020-04-04: I really need to get my ass in gear on the █████ ███████ project! 😬⚔

2020-04-04: Another photo from today that I am now using for my iPad wallapper! (feel free to take it if you 

2020-04-04: Favorite Apple Watch Apps - April 2020 ⌚ Castro Dark Sky Deliveries Drafts ECG Fantastical 

2020-04-04: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 4 Prompt: Lines Full Resolution Set: flickr Check this one out at 100%

2020-04-04: The Leica Q2 is an absolute delight. ❀ 🔎📷

2020-04-03: Don’t know until you actually try it but I still think I would really like to have a Taptic Engine 

2020-04-03: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 3 Prompt: Triangle Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-03: Didn’t nail the focus, but still kind of cool! 🊅

2020-04-03: ‘It Felt Like a Black Mirror Episode’ The Inside Account of How Bird Laid off 406 People 

2020-04-03: Awesome! The iPad pip has gotten really smart about placement. 👍👍

2020-04-02: This funding brings the total valuation of Notion to $2 billion. Nope I sure don’t see it, but sure 

2020-04-02: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 2 Prompt: Macro Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-02: I realized I didn’t have a way to complete my youtube-dl workflow if I got a link on my iPhone / 

2020-04-02: When it comes to people being completely fake, Twitter and Facebook have nothing on LinkedIn.

2020-04-01: Time to create a Shortcut to send a link to youtube-dl on my Mac mini! 📲

2020-04-01: Want to ensure I finish my checkout? Put Apple Pay on your site. 🛒

2020-04-01: 📷 April Photoblogging: Day 01 Prompt: Pink Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-04-01: I ran out of weeds in Animal Crossing so I went outside to continue my work! 🌿

2020-03-31: Day one of “We Don’t Have Any Coffee In The House.” ❌ ☕ ⚰


2020-03-29: My youtube-dl Setup burk.io 📺



2020-03-29: Today is my favorite birthday, it’s @alcedine’s birthday! 😀 🎈 🎂 🎁 ❀


2020-03-28: Coloring for fun this morning 😀 🎚

2020-03-27: In would be so jazzed to have Castro on my iPad!

2020-03-27: iPad Pro 12.9 (2018) >> iPad Pro 11 (2020) Time Elapsed: 48 hours Really digging the 11” 

2020-03-27: Just another reminder that @vincent is crushing it with @gluon! 👍👍

2020-03-26: iPad Pro 12.9 (2018) >> iPad Pro 11 (2020) Time Elapsed: 24 hours So far, all is well. No 

2020-03-26: He watches. 📷 burk.photos 🊉

2020-03-25: Doesn’t everyone drink their wine from a fox cup? 🍷 🊊

2020-03-25: Making “the best” beef stew tonight! 🥘😀

2020-03-25: Going to try out the 2020 iPad Pro 11” in place of my 2018 iPad Pro 12.9” for a little bit and see 

2020-03-25: Orange. 📷 burk.photos

2020-03-24: Shelter in place. 🐱

2020-03-24: Done with classes for the day 📚. Time for some wine 🍷 and Animal Crossing 🎮! 😀

2020-03-24: Bubly Sparkling Water Ranked Flavors 1. Peach 2. Mango 3. Strawberry 4. Blackberry 5. Raspberry 6. 

2020-03-24: Sharing iCloud folders! 😀📁

2020-03-23: This class is a perfect example of college being a waste of time and money. Guy rambles for 2 hours 

2020-03-23: We got groceries! 😀👍 This was our number.. 🀚 🀔

2020-03-23: Animated Color Change Blog Logo burk.io Another fun project! 😀 (it looks much better on the page 

2020-03-22: Animated Color Change Blog Logo burk.io Another fun project! 😀 (it looks much better on the page 

2020-03-22: I just realized I have CMYK Hydro Flasks! 🖚 🥀😂 Y: Water only C: Coffee or Wine M: General use

2020-03-22: Getting grocery delivery from literally anywhere is still not possible (in our area) 🀔 🛒 🥕

2020-03-21: Going to do another photo challenge for April just to keep up the creativity! I made another public 

2020-03-20: More productive in the last 25 min than the entire previous week.. 🀷‍♂

2020-03-20: Margarita.

2020-03-20: Bright. 📷 burk.photos

2020-03-20: I am beyond sick of real world news being distributed exclusively on twitter. STOP IT. 🀬

2020-03-19: IT’S ANIMAL CROSSING TIME!!! 🎮 😀🏝


2020-03-18: Don’t forget to download the “day one” patch early as well if you preloaded! 🏝

2020-03-18: Trying out iPad Pro (13.4) mouse support with the Magic Trackpad 2! Pretty cool implementation.

2020-03-18: Had to! 😍 🌕 DeskSpace: Lunar Surface

2020-03-17: The lemon forgot how to lemon. 🍊🍊🍊🍋

2020-03-17: I have been looking around for AirTable replacements for a while, and this is the only thing I have 

2020-03-17: Rescheduling tax appointment. I wonder how that all will work out? Surely they will extend for 

2020-03-16: Given current conditions, we’re going to need more puzzles here at the house!

2020-03-16: I got a new sweatshirt with my Nintendo points! 😀

2020-03-16: I guess we are “shelter in place” now.

2020-03-16: It’s an orange. NO, it’s a tangerine!?

2020-03-16: Just a quick reminder that the Unofficial Official Micro.blog Discord is going for anyone that wants 

2020-03-15: It’s the little things that bring delight 😀

2020-03-14: Beat damn thermometer I have ever used! A must have!

2020-03-14: Tonight calls for carne asada nachos!! 😀

2020-03-14: Oh neat! Micro.blog is in Font Awesome! Need to go and change some of my blog post type indicators. 

2020-03-14: Not sure what I am going to do for swag this year.. but I did want to run this along side all the 

2020-03-13: New page to keep track of our puzzle collection! burk.io/puzzles 🧩

2020-03-13: I figured this would be the case. Looking forward to seeing how it is! Apple’s Worldwide Developers 

2020-03-12: US government asks silicon valley for AI to solve problems. Seems to me they have plenty of 

2020-03-11: The new (completely redone) watch app for Things is really great!! Best watch app to date of any I 

2020-03-10: Need to find a Font Awesome icon? Boom! 😀💥🔎

2020-03-10: Looks like Newton mail is dead. again.

2020-03-10: trying to do weird things with youtube-dl..

2020-03-09: 🎉 @alcedine got us a new puzzle to add to our collection!! It’s gorgeous and super satisfying 

2020-03-09: Custom Post Type Indicator burk.io Syntax highlighting is back! 🙌 So happy to have that fixed. (also 

2020-03-09: Remember that time I broke syntax highlighting only on desktop on my blog? Yep, well that’s 

2020-03-08: Custom Post Type Indicator burk.io



2020-03-07: WOW! My first time trying the “use content outside the frame” feature and I must say I am very 

2020-03-07: Went soup shopping today! 🍜 😀 👍

2020-03-07: I didn’t even know this was happening!! 🎮 WELCOME BACK, COMMANDER

2020-03-07: Cookie is learning about rain today. 🌧 🐱 😀

2020-03-07: Fresh eggs from the farmers market! 🥚🥚🥚🥚🥚🥚🥚🥚🥚🥚🥚🥚


2020-03-07: 🎓 History of Engineering class officially complete. ✅ Final Grade: 97.55% (A+) 🎉

2020-03-07: Curious if anyone has implemented some kind of custom metadata using @blot? I have the package.json 

2020-03-06: 🍷

2020-03-06: Hooray for timeline position retention in latest @gluon TestFlight! 🎉


2020-03-05: Sad to hear about Boosted 😢

2020-03-05: Working on some ‘post type’ indicators. End goal is to create custom blot metadata 

2020-03-05: There should definitely be a “sick” or “injured” mode that allows for a break from inspiration on 

2020-03-04: Playing around with designing some new icons today! Came up with a new “_graph_” icon I like! Links 

2020-03-04: Morning light reading: A precise explanation of the P - Value

2020-03-04: Get your bells ready! We are getting close! 💰 🎮

2020-03-03: I Voted! 🗳

2020-03-02: You have no idea how excited I am to use our new Thermopen Mk4 tonight!!! 🥩

2020-03-02: Sometimes you need Micro.darkmode 😎

2020-03-02: 🎓 Status 1 more class complete. 9 to go. ✏ ✅ History of Engineering

2020-03-02: 🔗 Great deal on Xbox Game Pass Ultimate: 3 Month Membership - Digital Code 🎮 $24.99 (44% off)

2020-03-02: The February Photo challenge was a lot of fun! I look forward to the next photo related m.b event! 

2020-03-01: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 30 Prompt: Vision Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-29: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 29 Prompt: Leap Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-29: Whoops! I scratched the hell out of my phone screen trying to “get the shot”. 🀷‍♂

2020-02-29: A Thank You Letter To Developers burk.io 💌

2020-02-29: Mochi 🐱

2020-02-29: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 28 Prompt: Below Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-28: Hold the phone! Pins are now in @gluon!? 😀👍

2020-02-28: Movie Night: Knives Out 🎥 🍿

2020-02-28: I probably would have just changed the font size for mobile, but I suppose that’s another way to do 

2020-02-28: PSA: Do NOT play Superhot VR in a confined space. You may inadvertently punch a wall very hard and 

2020-02-28: A Thank You Letter To Developers burk.io 💌

2020-02-28: cat *.md > combined.md Such a small command saved such a large amount of time.

2020-02-28: 👟🧡

2020-02-27: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 27 Prompt: Together Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-27: Had a heck of a time with “Photoblock” today with together..

2020-02-27: Italics emoji are 🀣

2020-02-27: I really ❀ Paste App. that’s it 😀

2020-02-27: Their booth looks amazing!!! 🎮 😀

2020-02-27: ah, yes, youtube embeds don’t work in the timeline..

2020-02-27: When your cat takes up the entire bed. 🐱 🛏

2020-02-27: I knew that the Desktop and Documents folders can sync between macs if you choose to, but I just 

2020-02-27: 🀔 When was the last time you used the camera on your iPad? What made you decide to use it?

2020-02-27: Wait, Unread 2!? How did I miss this! 📱

2020-02-27: Beat Saber is not only one of the best games of all time, it’s a fantastic way to trick 

2020-02-27: Hey again @cygnoir! Here is what I used 🥚

2020-02-27: I clicked a reference link in Wikipedia and then got this after about 35 auto redirects.. wow! A few 

2020-02-26: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 26 Prompt: Escape Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-26: Cool new @gluon feature!

2020-02-26: Oh!? I guess our eero pros are now HomeKit routers! Didn’t expect that from a firmware update! 😀👍🏠

2020-02-25: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 25 Prompt: Hurdle Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-24: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 24 Prompt: Double Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-24: 🔗 📺 [4k, 60 fps] A Trip Through New York City in 1911

2020-02-24: 🔗 Enable the Startup Chime on New Macs ooooo! Looking forward to trying this on my MacBook! 💻 😀 🀞

2020-02-24: I am ready to go! ✈ 😀 🎮

2020-02-23: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 23 Prompt: Station Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-23: I DEMAND AN INVESTIGATION!!! Midnight Wisps

2020-02-23: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 23 Prompt: Station Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-23: 🔗 Brick Sculptures for Kidults

2020-02-22: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 22 Prompt: Spectacle Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-21: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 21 Prompt: Progress Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-21: Current mode: Do literally anything other than what I should be working on. 😬

2020-02-21: 🔮 📱 The world yells for Lightning to be replaced with USB-C The wish is granted USB-C is more 

2020-02-21: The Great Blog Cleanup! burk.io

2020-02-21: “This is how we’ve always done it” might as well be “This is how we’ve 

2020-02-20: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 20 Prompt: Scale Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-20: Animal Crossing: New Horizons SO HYPED!!! 😀😀😀🎮

2020-02-20: I have been looking for something like this IGDB to keep track of gaming stuff. Specifically: 

2020-02-19: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 19 Prompt: Space Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-19: It was on my todo list for a while, but I got it checked off today! ✅ Update Photography Workflow 

2020-02-19: Tesla Cybertruck pre-orders have purportedly blown past the 500,000 mark Damn! That’s a lot 

2020-02-19: I ❀ this flickr view https://www.flickr.com/photos/friends/

2020-02-18: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 18 Prompt: Oppose Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-18: My (computing) happy place. My (computing) happy place. The Dock still makes me smile after all these many years. 😀👚‍💻 For 

2020-02-17: Sometimes you just need to eat fish sticks!

2020-02-17: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 17 Prompt: Cool Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-17: Making a chart for no real reason other than it’s fun to make charts sometimes! 📊

2020-02-17: Curious what other cultures you are a part of that complain as much as technology? I would imagine 

2020-02-16: Here we go. The Irishman 📺 🍿

2020-02-16: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 16 Prompt: Rest Full Resolution Set: flickr

2020-02-16: Music Blast From The Past burk.io 🎧

2020-02-16: Has anyone tried Emma? It looks a heck of a lot nicer than Mint. 💰

2020-02-15: Watching 📺 Live In Front Of A Studio Audience

2020-02-15: Trying out a few different games today. The Turing Test Destiny 2 The Outer Worlds Styx And 

2020-02-15: Getting close to finishing my “clean up blog posts” project! A few more years to go. 😵 2006 ✅ 2007 

2020-02-15: Today’s photo was a challenge! It was difficult to get the angle right and balance myself without 

2020-02-15: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 15 Prompt: Balance

2020-02-15: 🀮 Block.one raised $4 billion in 2018 by promising to build a decentralized, blockchain-based 

2020-02-15: 🥇

2020-02-14: I have had the MacBook Air (2019 - max spec) for 2 months now and I have nothing but great things to 

2020-02-14: I think Cookie misses her mommy (@alcedine) being away for the weekend.. 😢🐱

2020-02-14: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 14 Prompt: Warmth

2020-02-14: Strange how the web m.b will turn a photo sideways sometimes..? 🀷‍♂ @manton

2020-02-14: Accidently got the LARGE instead of my normal Medium today. ☕ LET’S GO GET SOMETHING 

2020-02-14: Podcast Friday: Abstract Development 🎙 “Podcasting is another medium for me to share what I’m up to. 

2020-02-13: I got one of these for my camera lens about a month ago and it has been wonderful! - good protection 

2020-02-13: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 13 Prompt: Rise

2020-02-13: Not happy about the message itself, but happy to see @vincent’s Status app working great! I 

2020-02-13: ‘My Setup’ Page burk.io (a project challenege for myself) 😀

2020-02-12: 🔗 XKCD: Blockchain

2020-02-12: 🚚 Newsflash! 🚚 I am very aware that I abandoned my cart without checking out.. 🛒 🀊‍♂

2020-02-12: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 12 Prompt: Attachment

2020-02-12: Howdy doody 🀓 What’s a pirate’s favorite thing about marketing? Thee arrrrrROI. On that 

2020-02-11: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 11 Prompt: Plain

2020-02-11: Just noticed this new squarer app icon look. I wonder if we will see less rounded corners on our 

2020-02-10: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 10 Prompt: Sign

2020-02-10: Anyone using Infuse instaed of Plex? curious how you find it in comparison? 📺

2020-02-10: I better get out and go find something sign related!

2020-02-10: Sometimes two mice are better than one! 🐁 ⌚ 🐁

2020-02-10: If I got one of those new RAZR phones I would for sure break it in the first week opening and 

2020-02-10: You have a voice to reach the masses about literally any worldly issue and you use it to talk 

2020-02-09: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 9 Prompt: Lull

2020-02-09: Holy moly! That wind last night! 🌬

2020-02-08: Love me some Relauncher.. 🀪

2020-02-08: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 8 Prompt: Contrast

2020-02-07: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 7 Prompt: Above

2020-02-07: New stickers! 😀

2020-02-07: More often than not, when I have to delete a series of characters, I tap the delete (backspace) key 

2020-02-07: Looking forward to getting this installed! 🙌 📷 LEICA Q2 - FIRMWARE UPDATE 2.0

2020-02-06: Does Squarespace have: A: an unlimited podcast advertising budget. B: some deal where they pay 

2020-02-06: Recent New Software Panic’s Nova (Coda 2) Very nice and works very well! Microsoft’s 

2020-02-06: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 6 Prompt: Plant

2020-02-05: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 5 Prompt: Hide

2020-02-04: New day! New @gluon build! 😀

2020-02-04: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 4 Prompt: Spot

2020-02-03: I like the little smirk calendar when you have no more events for the day. 😏 📅

2020-02-03: Thanks @macgenie for the photoblogging challenge! I really needed this! 😀📷🀗

2020-02-03: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 3 Prompt: Reflect

2020-02-03: 🔗 The ultimate photo for today’s photoblogging prompt! WOW!

2020-02-03: Puzzled. 📷 burk.photos

2020-02-02: People understand that all the blogs on the internet showing “Mockups of the new iPhone” 

2020-02-02: 📷 February Photoblogging: Day 2 Prompt: Sight

2020-02-02: I wonder how many politicians accounts need to get hacked and/or have personal data leaked in order 

2020-02-02: Going to add all my photos for the photo blogging challenges to the m.b Flickr group as well! 📷

2020-02-01: Had an absolute blast at Forbidden Island tonight! 🍹 😀

2020-02-01: 📷 February Photoblogging Challenge: Day 1 Prompt: Open

2020-01-31: Got a nice podcast break the last 2 weeks with all the “10 years of iPad” episodes that I got to 

2020-01-31: The only way to actually go running and listen to a podcast with only your Apple Watch: Bring your 

2020-01-31: Movie night tonight! I think we are going to watch that new Terminator movie. 🍿🎥

2020-01-31: Senator Lindsey Graham is drafting a bill that could penalize companies using end-to-end encryption. 

2020-01-31: 📢 PSA Exporter has been updated and now works with Notes.app in Catalina! 💻

2020-01-30: 🔗 Desktop Goose 💻 🀣

2020-01-29: Something that doesn’t seem like it should be possible, but always is: I have more apps 

2020-01-29: I don’t see app subscriptions as a “large price increase”, I see it as 

2020-01-29: Forget Banksy, I am here for this! 🐱

2020-01-29: Oh Neat! @Alcedine and I have been married for 3000 days! 😀

2020-01-29: Remember Universal Paperclips!? 😀 🎮 📎

2020-01-29: I like minimal design as much as the next person, but this might be a little too far. 💻

2020-01-28: iOS 13.3.1 time! ⚙ 📲

2020-01-27: The End. 📷 burk.photos

2020-01-25: I have been using JSFiddle, but am finding CodePen to be my preference. 👚‍💻

2020-01-24: Let There Be.. Dark! burk.io 💻 🧛‍♂

2020-01-24: Podcast Friday: Launched 🎙 “Hi 👋, I’m Charlie Chapman and I’m working on a new podcast 

2020-01-24: Super done being sick. Take hike 🀧

2020-01-23: Every time I see the @Gluon app on my phone, this immediately pops into my head!

2020-01-23: Imagine if tech news ‘reported’ every single bug found in Windows (regardless of how 

2020-01-22: One of my favorite puzzles! Pin Block Case 🧩

2020-01-22: Spam Call Blocking Trials What I have tried so far NoMoRobo 👎 (failed to block calls) RoboKiller 👎 

2020-01-22: I have to imagine that when Boeing eventually brings the 737-MAX back they will change the name? No 

2020-01-21: Finally got around to it! New Year, New Color Scheme! burk.io (now to find all the pesky corners 

2020-01-21: Something seems troubling about the flickr acquisition. On the surface it feels like there was no 

2020-01-20: Working our way through the Hanayama Chess puzzles! 🧩 Pawn ✅ Rook ✅ Knight ✅ Bishop ✅ King ✅ Queen 

2020-01-20: Tesing. Notes.app Export >> Bear Import Just to see how it handles various embedded content 

2020-01-20: I have to say, @gluon would look awesome on macOS as well! 😬😉 Really liking the aesthetic. Does 

2020-01-20: 2019 MacBook Air battery life: Fantastic! 💻👍

2020-01-20: With Catalina, all the apps I used to backup my notes in Notes.app broke. I haven’t found 

2020-01-20: When I see online ads (not very often these days) they have been for knee replacements.. Nailed it.

2020-01-19: 🔗 The Secretive Company That Might End Privacy as We Know It 🀔 Clickbait or Concern. You be the 

2020-01-19: Fun little game on Apple Arcade. Pretty short and neat art style. Pilgrims 🎮 🕹

2020-01-19: J 📷 burk.photos

2020-01-19: I don’t know the last time I went to a McDonald’s, but this coffee mug is one of my favorites! I 

2020-01-18: TickTick seems like a nice looking Todoist. ✅

2020-01-18: They have arrived! 😀 👟 😍 adidas “Moon Festival” UltraBOOST 4.0

2020-01-18: People are always saying what a nice community Micro.blog is? Well, they are right! @alcedine and I 

2020-01-18: iA Writer is a delight. 💻

2020-01-17: Ouch.. my site is very broken in Microsoft Edge. 😬 Going to need to look into this!

2020-01-16: 🍕Thursday!!!

2020-01-16: Re: Slack. The way you have to make a new account for every. single. workspace. makes me wonder.. 

2020-01-15: “Deactivate Your Account” is a sham. Show some damn back bone and put a full 

2020-01-15: Email Clients (very general ratings) 🧐 Mac Canary🔎 Apple Mail🟢 Airmail🔎 Airmail (Beta)🟢 Newton🟡 

2020-01-14: 😀 Nose Clouds™

2020-01-14: Verizon’s actual search results are provided by Microsoft’s Bing, but Verizon added 

2020-01-14: Verizon today launched a new search engine, claiming that its “OneSearch” service will 

2020-01-14: Neat! 💻 😀 Super stoked to try this out and see how it compares to Coda!

2020-01-14: The same scam call I get every day just got through Nomorobo. I guess they are out. Onto the next 

2020-01-13: Monday the 13th!! 😱

2020-01-13: 👚🏻‍💻😀

2020-01-13: Started taking classes again to finish the almost done degree I never got. ✏🎓

2020-01-13: Started taking classes again to finish the almost done degree I never got. ✏🎓

2020-01-13: Apple is “on track” to launch four new iPhones in September, according to Ming-Chi Kuo. Such 

2020-01-12: Up Above. 📷 burk.photos

2020-01-11: 🚬👿📷

2020-01-11: 🔗 📺 🎮 The Story of Super Mario Bros. 3 | Gaming Historian

2020-01-11: Leica camera quality is superb!! Their lens cap design is…trash. 🀊‍♂📷 The only thing 

2020-01-11: As a product, Redfin > Zillow. 🏡 🔍

2020-01-11: So, this new concept phone from OnePlus where the glass on the back can “make the cameras 

2020-01-11: App tryout number one. 📲

2020-01-11: That’s it. I’ve had it with scam callers! (I’m sure this feature will bite me somehow but the scam 

2020-01-10: FRIDAY SJC🛫☁🛬PDX 🏡 🔍👀 PDX 🛫☁🛬SJC

2020-01-09: 12 min 📖 🎧 The Power of When

2020-01-09: Birds. 📷 burk.photos

2020-01-08: Started in on Gears of War 5. Not into it. Moving on to the next title in my backlog! 🎮

2020-01-06: I am astonished at the number of people who walk away from their expensive unlocked laptops at a 

2020-01-05: 🐱

2020-01-05: That time I re-edited the Star Wars Holiday Special. 🀣

2020-01-05: Trying out a new Apple watch setup. Instead of a face with a bunch of complications, just use a nice 

2020-01-04: I feel more and more that “the indie web” is “the web”, and that other shit is something else.. 

2020-01-04: Now I know which AirPods are mine! 🎧

2020-01-03: Going through my blog post archive and cleaning things up. Broken links, broken images, changing 

2020-01-03: Podcast Friday: The Dream - Season 1 🎙 “MLMs. There’s nothing as intoxicating as piles of money, 

2020-01-03: Twenty Twenty has arrived! 🙄

2020-01-02: We have officially finish season 1 of “The Baby Yoda Show”! 😀👍 📺

2020-01-02: What does a $20 beer taste like? Not sure, but about to find out!! 🍺 💞

2020-01-02: Mail.app keeps opening itself? Fixed! 🀞 🀞 If you have been dealing with Mail.app randomly popping 

2020-01-01: Don’t forget to update all your Hazel rules for 2020 filing! 💻

2020-01-01: Next up! 🥃

2020-01-01: Not ‘resolutions’. Just some things I want to get done. ✅ Twenty Twenty. Mark As 

2019-12-31: 🥃 🎇

2019-12-31: Application complete! (With some spaces for future additions) 💻 😀

2019-12-31: Project New Laptop Stickers! 💻 test layout

2019-12-31: 1st Flaviar shipment arrived! A sub from @alcedine! 😀❀ You pick a tasting sample every month and a 

2019-12-31: Calls with a checkmark have been verified by the carrier. First I have seen / noticed this. 📱

2019-12-30: Facebook and healthcare information. Are you actually fucking kidding me??? No. Way. In. Hell.

2019-12-29: The Peak Design travel tripod is a 10/10 so far from my perspective! 📷 The design team there is 

2019-12-29: A great Easter Egg! 😂 🀣 📷

2019-12-29: One thing I would change about the 2019 MacBook Air would be to have one USB-C port on each side 

2019-12-28: Holes. 📷 burk.photos

2019-12-28: What is this Xbox One X!? And how do I get one!? 😍 🎮

2019-12-27: FRIDAY SJC🛫☁🛬PDX 🏡 🔍👀 PDX 🛫☁🛬SJC

2019-12-27: Another interesting potential benefit of using Micro.blog rather than the others. It’s most 

2019-12-27: I keep a lot of stuff in AirTable.. A major shortcoming that I didn’t come across until today 

2019-12-27: Star Wars tickets procured! 🎥 🍿

2019-12-26: 🐱 🎁


2019-12-25: Happy Holidays Everyone!

2019-12-23: Finally getting around to consolidating our storage at home! 💻 💟

2019-12-23: I can’t even imagine how you narrow down to 25 from every photo on flickr, but here they are! 

2019-12-22: Been having some runaway process issues (100%+ slammed CPU) with Copied lately.. Trying Paste for a 

2019-12-22: Good news everyone! Pilot G2 minis exist!! 😀 🖊

2019-12-22: I massively underestimated 4K@60Hz gaming! 😍 🎮

2019-12-21: A database that contained over 267 million Facebook user IDs, phone numbers, and IDs was discovered 

2019-12-21: 🔗 Yes. your AirPods Pro might smell like blueberries. No, we don’t know why. Wow, they do! 

2019-12-21: For some reason I no longer have the “Text Message Forwarding” option on my phone under 

2019-12-21: Loving the increasing amount of Star Wars spoilers with each day that passes! 🎥 👎

2019-12-20: 🔗 Pikachu Exists And Is Living In Australia 🀯

2019-12-20: Someone (kitty) made a new page on my website by walking on the keyboard.. 🐱🐱🐱 Better to create than 

2019-12-19: If you or someone you know is looking to get a Flickr Pro account, here is a coupon! Coupon code 

2019-12-19: So far, Castro has the most consistent sync / playback of podcasts for standalone Apple Watch 

2019-12-18: This will definitely be the longest part of the new install! 📷

2019-12-18: The gold MacBook Air is beautiful! 🥇 😍 💻

2019-12-18: Drink Juice. 📷

2019-12-18: Fresh install on a brand new computer and the it seems like the “Mail.app pops up whenever it 

2019-12-17: It surprises me every year! Such a delightful feature! 😀 🎈

2019-12-17: The Firefox Developers Edition logo is really nice. 🊊😀 (The Nightly logo is awesome too!)

2019-12-17: The Firefox Developers Edition logo is really nice. 🊊😀 (The Nightly logo is awesome too!)

2019-12-17: You always underestimate how long it will take you to get a new computer setup juuust right.

2019-12-17: The Peak Design Travel Tripod has arrived! 📷 Once again they have done a great job on packaging and 

2019-12-16: After a bit of uncertainty and a small adventure with @alcedine to beat the clock, I ended up 

2019-12-15: The food scene in Portland, OR is top notch! 🍜

2019-12-15: Looks right to me! 😉 🍕

2019-12-15: Remember when everyone complained incessantly about a simple usb-c adapter? ⚡🚗 😂

2019-12-15: Fishing 📷 burk.photos

2019-12-15: I had one of the best meals of my life last night at G-Love in Portland, OR. Every single dish was 

2019-12-14: Great lunch at Tin Shed with @alcedine and @macgenie! 😀 🍜

2019-12-14: 💭 A while ago I removed my blog rss feed from auto posting on m.b. For a couple reasons: - Ability 

2019-12-14: AirPods Pro - First Flight Test burk.io 🎧 ✈ 🔇

2019-12-13: SJC 🛫 ☁ 🛬 PDX

2019-12-11: oooo! It looks like the Peak Design Tripods are starting to ship! 📷 📊

2019-12-11: Heading to Portland this weekend! 😀

2019-12-10: Wondering aloud: Is Newton Mail dead (again)? 📧 🀔

2019-12-10: I was going to buy a refurb MacBook Air today, but I went back to the refurb store and the config is 

2019-12-10: ‌😀👍 @agiletortoise

2019-12-09: Why are console makers SOOOOO against wireless audio???? 🎮 🎧 😡

2019-12-09: Instead of the normal end of the year “Products I really liked” post, I thought I would 

2019-12-09: oh.. Looks like my Amazon Wishlist is public!? (and has been for who knows how long) I had no idea.

2019-12-07: You know it’s the holidays when you start hearing me say “Hey Siri, please turn on the Christmas 

2019-12-07: This new AR version of Untitled Goose Game is super realistic!

2019-12-06: Anyone need any of these items? 🛒

2019-12-05: AirTable is amazing but $20/month so I can color code cells is rough..

2019-12-05: When something starts with “It’s the latest fad in Silicon Valley” you know it’s 

2019-12-04: Cyber Week stop it.

2019-12-03: Can you imagine what it would be like to figure out what the heck is causing Mail.app to constantly 

2019-12-03: I should probably change it to the delete key.. Seems more fitting. 😂

2019-12-03: Swapped one of my keyboard keys for fun! 😀

2019-12-03: Definitely need multiple cups today. ☕

2019-12-03: The Satechi Mac mini dock has been working well. It’s really nice to have the access right on 

2019-12-02: It rains in CA. 🌧 Delay in delivery due to weather or natural disaster.

2019-12-01: If you need a gluten free cracker option, these are delicious!! (Even if you don’t need a gluten 

2019-12-01: Second round of play testing the board game with @alcedine! Name Redacted ⚔♟ coffeepot.games

2019-11-29: Today was a success. I now have the Virtual Boo Ringtone (from Luigi’s Mansion 3) as my iPhone 

2019-11-29: So many Black Friday emails from services that I forgot existed.

2019-11-29: I often wonder what percentage of total iOS users utilize shortcuts? 1%? 5%? More, less? Curious 

2019-11-28: Everyone in the house gets Thanksgiving! 😀😀🐱🐱🐱

2019-11-28: I was using Workflowy for a project and it was cool, then I found Dynalist. Neat!

2019-11-28: TripIt Pro is very sad to see me go.


2019-11-28: Wishing you all a wonderful day!

2019-11-28: 🏃 🙌 🊃

2019-11-27: Nintendo Switch eShop Cyber Deals 🎮

2019-11-27: 🌧 + 🥶 = 🍵😀 Salty Caramel Pumpkin Black

2019-11-26: Facebook, the social media company behind the Oculus virtual reality platform, has acquired Beat 



2019-11-25: All of the Affinity software is 30% off right now! I am really liking their stuff. 💟

2019-11-25: The Toys That Made Us Season 3!!! 😀😀

2019-11-25: Uh oh. Peak Design just launched V2 of all their Everyday Bags 💞💞💞

2019-11-24: 🐱 🍂

2019-11-24: Florida Dog to Florida Man: Hold my doggy beer.

2019-11-23: “Priority” 🀔

2019-11-22: Self portrait of this week.

2019-11-22: The Xbox One X is really good! 🎮 👍

2019-11-22: Was reading an article but didn’t finish becasue I 🀮 The idea was “what you do is who 

2019-11-22: burk.io needs some life support.. ☠ 😬

2019-11-22: Mac Mini Dock - Satechi Aluminum Stand Hub burk.io 🖥 (pretend that is a Mac mini emoji)

2019-11-21: Today is just all around werid..

2019-11-21: Happy Holidays! 🥃

2019-11-21: The Xbox One X has arrived! 😀 🙌 🎮

2019-11-20: Is the box with our Xbox One X Box inside containing an Xbox One X here yet? 📊🎮

2019-11-20: Just in case anyone needs a constant update on the launch date of Animal Crossing: New Horizons! 😀 

2019-11-20: New 404 page! Just for fun. 🀣 burk.io/404 Mr. Resetti

2019-11-20: Raspberry Pi 4 + Touchscreen burk.io 💻 ⚙

2019-11-19: We found a kitty at the lake! 😀

2019-11-19: Raspberry Pi 4 + Touchscreen burk.io 💻 ⚙

2019-11-18: Someone finally cleaned his WAR ZONE of a desk! 😱 (You can ask @alcedine, it was looking rough!)

2019-11-17: We finally started watching!!! 😀😀

2019-11-17: Pumpkin Cheesecake Ice Cream + Milk + Rum. Sorry, not sorry! 🍰 🍊 🥛 🥃

2019-11-17: I finished Torchlight II ⚔ ~22 Hours 🎮

2019-11-16: I wonder if it would be worth adding micro.blog to keybase so people can verify their m.b names 

2019-11-16: How is night mode even real??

2019-11-16: Second time outside for Cookie! 🐱

2019-11-16: We’re back in business! Pi!

2019-11-16: I love Saturday breakfast for lunch!! 🥓 🍳 🍞 🥑 🧀

2019-11-16: First time I have seen the “hamburger” menu as an actual hamburger, and I love it! 🍔

2019-11-16: If you can’t edit tweets, you shure as hell shouldn’t be allowed to edit Star Wars 

2019-11-15: 📱 Yesterday: 203 apps installed ⬇ Today: 160 apps installed ⬇ Tomorrow: 100 apps installed? 

2019-11-15: 🀣 At least they know their users. 🎮

2019-11-15: Project!! 😀

2019-11-14: Is Discord kind of the IRC of today? (Plus voice)

2019-11-14: Today is the day! 📺 🍿 🎥 🌀

2019-11-14: Playing Games - Luigi’s Mansion 3 burk.io 🎮 👻

2019-11-14: Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales thinks he can create a better social network. WT:Social 🀚 🌐

2019-11-14: I thought I cared about tracking stuff in trakt.tv 📺 I think this may actually not be true.. 🀷‍♂

2019-11-13: Minecraft Earth 😀😀 🎮 📲

2019-11-12: Happy to see that Firefox can Picture-in-Picture Youtube videos like Safari now! (not sure when it 

2019-11-12: Facebook is secretly using your iPhone’s camera as you scroll your feed If something like this 

2019-11-11: That’s great, but, are you updating your privacy policy? 🧐

2019-11-11: That’s a pretty great alarm 🍊 😂

2019-11-11: 8 years ago today! ❀11-11-11❀ @alcedine + @burk 😀🥂 valerieandjason.com

2019-11-10: I’m really liking Torchlight II 🎮

2019-11-10: “Xfinity” is still one of the worst all time rebrands.

2019-11-09: 👻 @alcedine and I are finally starting Luigi’s Manion 3! 🎮 😀

2019-11-09: My guardian angel. 👌 🐱 😍

2019-11-09: I recently changed my photo on m.b to an actual picture of myself to be more personal. Problem is 

2019-11-09: a little bit differently Tyler Blevins – famously known as Ninja, the world’s most popular Fortnite streamer – has now 

2019-11-08: I am really into these 12 minute “micro books” right now! 📚 It’s a nice format to gain some extra 

2019-11-08: I want one of these for the coffee table. 🀣

2019-11-07: Let there be light! ⌚ 💡 💜

2019-11-07: 🙌 ⚔

2019-11-07: You know you have been playing beat saber too long when you have an itch on your ankle and try and 

2019-11-07: Comparing some keyboards. ⌚

2019-11-07: Hoping this fixes all my bedside charging woes! 🀞 🔋 iPhone Apple Watch AirPods

2019-11-07: With the numbers being so close anymore, I’m not sure any of this really matters. My take away 

2019-11-07: Dinner last night! Yum! 🍜 Herb Roasted Salmon with Cumin Beets & Bulgar.

2019-11-07: DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials for Safari is back! 🊆

2019-11-06: It’s been a rough start for my AirPods Pro! Day 6: Fully submerged left unit in martini 🍞 Day 

2019-11-05: 👋 iOS 13.3

2019-11-05: Hey look, there is a landing page now! ♟ coffeepot.games

2019-11-05: The local street gang. 🊃

2019-11-05: Remember that time I was eating Halloween candy on November 5th? Those were crazy times.

2019-11-05: It’s not wrong. 📷 burk.photos

2019-11-05: Time to compare! 🖊

2019-11-05: I wonder how many SEO buzzwords can fit in 10 min?

2019-11-04: Confirmed: An AirPod Pro should still work after being fully submerged in a martini. (don’t ask) 🍞 🎧

2019-11-04: Adding pet stuff to the favs list! 😀

2019-11-04: I love getting packages from Japan! 🇯🇵 📊 😀

2019-11-04: The rebrand of Facebook is their Alphabet moment to avoid government scrutiny, etc. No? TNW 🔗

2019-11-03: With everyone freaking out about 5G, I ask, what if carriers actually provided legit 4G first..?

2019-11-03: No bikes. 🚫 🚲

2019-11-03: 🥵 🎉 🥇 😎

2019-11-03: Surprising we haven’t seen more “I returned my AirPods Pro already, and the top 11 reasons you 

2019-11-03: Now to miss my stand circle because I am dead tired! 😂

2019-11-03: Hike/Photo day! 🥟 📷

2019-11-02: Test driving some new sunglasses. 😎 I think I like them?? 🀔

2019-11-02: 1000 🏆

2019-11-02: For All Man Kind. S1E1 📺

2019-11-02: AirPods Pro: I was a little on the fence after my first 10 min of use. Flash forward to now; I like 

2019-11-02: Halloween Pro 🎃 🎶 🔊

2019-10-31: Come get some candy kids!! 🎃 👻 (the fog machine is awesome!)

2019-10-31: I hope we get trick or treaters tonight! We got a neat fog machine just for this! 😀🧛🏻

2019-10-31: Now that I actually put them side by side, the new one isn’t actually that much bigger.

2019-10-31: Pretty sure we are going to do this Xbox All Access thing when it launches on November 18. 🎮

2019-10-31: Forgot these were coming too! 4D 👟 ///

2019-10-31: I am really into this face! ⌚

2019-10-31: The ifixit “repairability” scores are increasingly worthless with every day that passes. The 

2019-10-31: Happy Halloween everyone!! 🎃 👻 🧟‍♂🧛🏻

2019-10-30: Oculus Quest VR build 10.0 is now available!

2019-10-30: Latest addition! 👟

2019-10-30: I wonder if that was a mistake? 🀔

2019-10-30: First run with the AirPods Pro. 👍👍🏃‍♂

2019-10-30: I can’t wait to try them out!! 🙌😀

2019-10-30: HORI Nintendo Switch Split Pad Pro Ergonomic Controller burk.io 🎮

2019-10-29: Blending 3 different bourbon together to see what happens! 🥃

2019-10-29: People online REALLY care about adding “Pro” to a name.. 🀷‍♂

2019-10-29: The whole world joined in on the download when I got to around 3.0GB. 😬

2019-10-29: HORI Nintendo Switch Split Pad Pro Ergonomic Controller burk.io 🎮

2019-10-29: There we go. ✅ ⌚6.1 💻10.15.1

2019-10-29: Rocky.

2019-10-29: The vast majority of Technology Reviewers need to do two things: Step away from technology for a 

2019-10-28: I don’t think I have ever seen the little screen pattern on that microphone before! 📱🍏

2019-10-28: Lawn or Smoothie? 😂

2019-10-28: HomePod

2019-10-28: Looks like AirPods Pro was real

2019-10-27: 🧀 🔥

2019-10-27: Can you hear me now??


2019-10-25: Going to see how these are. 🎮

2019-10-25: Look at an email on phone Hold power button to activate Siri Say “Remind me about 

2019-10-25: The purpose of Medium is to create the most annoying reading experience possible, right?

2019-10-25: “Facebook News”

2019-10-24: I had to get one of the new pirate shirts!  🏎‍☠

2019-10-23: Hot Lava is quite fun! 🎮 🌋

2019-10-22: Good thing you didn’t get the X-Pro2 yet @gabz! 😂 📷 Fujifilm Unveils the X-Pro3

2019-10-22: Facebook today announced it was partnering with the state of California to try and fix the state’s 

2019-10-22: Bye bye data cap! It was not nice knowing you. 👋 0⃣1⃣0⃣

2019-10-22: Anyone have cool photos of their Halloween house decorations!? 🎃 👻

2019-10-22: Opinion: If that Microsoft “not a phone” (duo, I think) came out now, I think it would crush the 

2019-10-22: Tech Press on Camera Bump iPhone: that square bump is the worst thing to ever be created. Pixel: 

2019-10-22: Tech Press on Face Unlock iPhone: If your eyes are open and find an identical twin with malicious 

2019-10-22: Making A Board Game - Part 4 burk.io ♟🎲 ⚔

2019-10-21: I may have splurged a little and got a ⛺ for the kitties. Cookie likes it so far! 😀🐱

2019-10-21: For new users of the Micro.blog Mac app, it might go a long way to have buttons for control 

2019-10-21: 🔗 LEGO Fan Builds Link’s House From The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild WOW!!

2019-10-21: I think my Untitled Goose Game save file is messed up.. can’t get one of the quests to complete. 😔 🎮

2019-10-21: I got a cool new t-shirt on Sunday!

2019-10-21: Making A Board Game - Part 4 burk.io ♟🎲⚔

2019-10-21: Playing Games - RiME burk.io 🎮

2019-10-21: micro usb is 🗑

2019-10-20: 📚🎧 The Subtle Art Of Not Giving A F*ck

2019-10-20: 📚🎧 Who Moved My Cheese?

2019-10-20: 📚 🎧 4 Hour Work Week

2019-10-19: 🎥 🍿 Zombieland: Double Tap

2019-10-19: Getting access to Twitter’s API is a terrible experience. Maybe I won’t be going down 

2019-10-19: Sometimes a thing exists that you must have and it’s only in Japan. (Who am I kidding, this is often 

2019-10-18: 📖 ✅ Who Moved My Cheese?

2019-10-18: 🎥 🍿 Between Two Ferns: The Movie

2019-10-18: “purgeable space” drives me to complete madness

2019-10-18: Podcast Friday: Mythical Monsters 🎙 “The great heroes of myth are known throughout the world. Their 

2019-10-17: 📖Reading: Embrace Your Weird: Face Your Fears and Unleash Creativity

2019-10-17: Hex 📷 burk.photos

2019-10-17: Sure.. Ok.. 😂 🀊‍♂

2019-10-17: If you are having issues getting watchOS 6.1 Deve Beta 4 to install. Try this: Uninstall beta 

2019-10-16: I was going to take a macro photo of a ladybug, and then it disappeared.. 😂 📷 🐞

2019-10-15: Farewell cruel world, I have eaten enough nachos to put down an 🐘. 💀

2019-10-15: 🐝

2019-10-15: The iPad Pro graphics capability is astonishing! Take this A chip, throw it in an Apple TV and that 

2019-10-15: Neat!

2019-10-14: Lime Time. 📷 burk.photos

2019-10-14: Results of my super scientific Micro.blog Poll! 📊 Do you use a case for your phone?

2019-10-14: Wires! ⚡

2019-10-13: Dang, looks like something maybe changed with the way Notes.app works in Catalina? Both of the 

2019-10-13: Tiny 🍊

2019-10-13: Just learned about this feature when I was going through the settings. ⌚ 🕰

2019-10-13: The best 🌮/ 🌯 truck!! YUMMMM 😀

2019-10-12: I really dig this new number style! ⌚

2019-10-12: Relaxing. ☁

2019-10-11: Nice scare tactic to try and get me to impulse upgrade to a plan I don’t need.

2019-10-11: Blast from the past! Remember Xsan? 

2019-10-10: New flavor! 💊 🌞

2019-10-10: Really looking forward to trying out some NFC triggered automations! 📱⚙😀

2019-10-10: 🐱☕

2019-10-10: The amount of conflicting info and news is amazing 🔥 🌬 🔋

2019-10-09: It was very difficult to not buy this today.

2019-10-09: So it sounds like we are going to be without power in some spots of the Bay Area for somewhere 

2019-10-09: I can’t believe I have been using @blot for a year already! ❀

2019-10-09: I completed WHAT THE GOLF! Such a wonderful game!!! ⛳ 😀😂 🎮

2019-10-08: Sorry everyone for the flood of trash!! Not sure how those got picked up as posts!? 😬

2019-10-08: Forgot to update my phone video settings with the new phone now that I can do 4K 60fps! 📱 🎥 1080p@60 

2019-10-07: I love walking around the neighborhood every day in October and seeing it slowly transform into 

2019-10-07: We are live! 🖥

2019-10-07: I would argue that Steam has never been optimized for any platform. 🎮

2019-10-07: Catalina Update Day! 💻

2019-10-03: I have had the Peak Everyday Backpack for a while now and I just now found a pocket I didn’t know 

2019-10-03: ☕ 🌎 ☀

2019-10-03: First time I have ever seen this! Cool feature! 📱 🔋

2019-10-02: Playing with the stars. ✹

2019-10-02: Surface Duo > Galaxy Fold 🀫

2019-10-02: Inktober 2019. Day Two. Mindless. 🖊

2019-10-02: Inktober 2019. Day One. Ring. 🖊

2019-10-02: I don’t draw. I am going to take a crack at Inktober to get outside my narrowly defined self!

2019-10-02: After seeing some videos of people using this new Tesla Smart Summon feature, this SHOULD NOT be a 

2019-10-02: So many posts yesterday about thhe “new iOS dev beta including the new photo stuff”. I 

2019-10-02: 🎧📚 The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right

2019-10-01: Relaxing in the backyard while the ☀ still exists! 😎 🍻

2019-10-01: ❓What do you use for a local mac webserver? Still use MAMP? Or something else nowadays?

2019-10-01: 47%! Getting closer! ⛳ 🎮

2019-10-01: Tried one of those car detailing services that come to your house today. Amazing job and very 

2019-10-01: Beautiful clouds ⛅

2019-09-30: Yum!

2019-09-30: I ❀ What The Golf! ⛳ 🎮

2019-09-30: It’s criminal that with the extortion that is Comcast’s internet pricing, they also have a tiny data 

2019-09-30: Micro.blog Poll 📊 Do you use a case for your phone?

2019-09-30: If I had a choice I would leave the stainless steel band on the iPhones non-tinted regardless of 

2019-09-30: watchOS 6.0.1 ⌚

2019-09-30: iOS 13.1.2 📲

2019-09-29: Reading this headline. On the screen of the Series 5. 😂 ⌚

2019-09-29: New iPhone. 📱 👀 Your screen time was up 109% over last week.

2019-09-28: Minecon Live 2019 🎮 ⬜

2019-09-27: Mochi’s favorite treasure lately. 😀❀🐱

2019-09-27: Websites “reporting” on 2020 iPhones already. 😂

2019-09-27: Yesterday: 🥵 Today: 🥶

2019-09-27: I got great tickets! 🎉 🍿 🎫 😀

2019-09-27: The new Apple TV screensavers (Aerial on the Mac) are 🐱 approved! 😀👍

2019-09-27: iOS 13.1.1 📲

2019-09-27: Podcast Friday: The Edge of Sleep 🎙 “When a night watchman finishes his shift at work, he is 

2019-09-26: Had to! 🎮 😀

2019-09-26: Steak nachos tonight! 🥩

2019-09-25: Granted my iPhone X was 2 years old, but the battery life of the 11 Pro is blowing my socks off in 

2019-09-25: The ability to add photos to reminders is wonderful!

2019-09-25: Whiskey & Bourbon added to my favs list 🥃

2019-09-25: Surely someone is messing with me? Which one of you is doing this?? Mail.app randomly pops up and 

2019-09-25: 🔗 Oculus Quest’s secret trick: It can double as a wired PC VR headset - Ars Technica Wow! I didn’t 

2019-09-24: Taking photos in total darkness. How is this possible!? 😱

2019-09-24: Mario Kart Tour! 🎮

2019-09-24: Solid day of yard work today! 😀

2019-09-24: Cheers everyone! Happy to be here and happy you are all here as well! 🍷

2019-09-24: Curious to see if upgrading the Apple TV HD to the Apple TV 4K (A8 to A10X) will effect Apple Arcade 

2019-09-24: Wait. Oceanhorn 2 doesn’t have a setting for invert y axis… How the!? 🎮

2019-09-24: I could be missing something perhaps. On the iPhone 11 Pro, why are the camera lenses sticking out 

2019-09-24: I think I would like a button in Apple Arcade for “Download All”. 🎮

2019-09-23: Really really really liking  Arcade on the Apple TV with an Xbox One Controller! 🎮 📺

2019-09-23: This night mode camera is working really great! And the ultra wide surprises me every time I use it! 

2019-09-23: The majority of “analysts” were wrong about the iPhone 11 series?? SHOCK It’s 

2019-09-23: You are a target for intervention, unless you are firearms.. 8 deaths from ecigs and it’s an 

2019-09-22: Down Low 📷

2019-09-22: In case these are useful for anyone that doesn’t already subscribe to them. 🎮

2019-09-22: Cookie’s favorite part of the morning is getting an ice cube! ❄🐱

2019-09-21: Stainless Steel Link back in the rotation to accompany the new titanium case! 😍 ⌚

2019-09-21: 🎃 👻

2019-09-21: M.B 🐛 @manton @cheesemaker In app mention bug with dark mode? screenshot

2019-09-21: Odd. “iPhone drop tests” are still dumb and useless. 🀊‍♂

2019-09-21: Xbox 🎮 connected to Apple 📺 😀

2019-09-21: Is it possible to get badges on the m.b iOS app for mentions? /@manton

2019-09-21: The matte (frosted glass) back is 👍👍

2019-09-21: Our healthcare system working.. 😔

2019-09-21: What did I do to my back? Not a damn clue. How much does it hurt? 12/10 😢

2019-09-21: Trying to figure out what makes today “Batman day”…

2019-09-21: Xbox One controller arrives today. We’re ready for Apple Arcade on Apple TV! 📺 🎮

2019-09-21: I was pleasantly surprised to see that the Series 5 Titanium came with an extra Light Gray sport 

2019-09-21: 💚📱

2019-09-21: Transferring a Suica card from your old phone to new phone is super easy! 🐧 🇯🇵

2019-09-20: Untitled Goose Game! 😂 🎮

2019-09-20: UPS Has Delivered! 📊🎉

2019-09-19: Thursday chore: changing a garbage disposal. Difficulty: 2/5

2019-09-19: First we had Silicon Valley. Then Silicon Forest. Now Silicon Prairie. What’s next, Silicon Bayou? 

2019-09-18: 🀞

2019-09-17: I definitely want this table!

2019-09-17: Attempting to reproduce. 🐛 @manton @cheesemaker

2019-09-16: Downloading some Apple Arcade games! 🎮 📱 💻 🖥 📺

2019-09-15: Still one of the best games ever created! Blackbox 🎮 📱 What’s Inside Will Amaze You: Explore the 

2019-09-15: Picking locks is so damn satisfying! 🔐 😀

2019-09-15: Lock Picked my first “The Club” today. VERY easy. 🔐

2019-09-15: 🍷 🍻

2019-09-15: Started: Torchlight II 🎮

2019-09-14: For Sale 🛒 Apple Watch - Series 4 44mm Stainless Steel GPS + Cellular Charger + Sport Band Excellent 

2019-09-14: Harvest Moon 📷 burk.photos

2019-09-14: 🌌 📷

2019-09-13: Safe to say Cookie is relaxed. 🐱

2019-09-13: You got me on that one Podcasts.app! 😂 It always says “episode title is available”. I thought 

2019-09-12: The alarm that only gets used one a year. ⏰

2019-09-12: 20 year old bird!

2019-09-12: People often ask me about what my favorite product is in various categories. So, I decided to keep 

2019-09-10: Super stoked on today’s event!  Ordered today: ⌚ 44mm Titanium Ordering Friday: 📱 11 Pro - 

2019-09-10: 💞😀💞😀💞😀

2019-09-09: The Apple Card Experience burk.io 💳

2019-09-09: It sure looks like Fry’s is going to be closing by end of year. 🧐

2019-09-09: Playing Games - GRIS burk.io 🎮

2019-09-07: Great day of writing! Got one blog post out and another scheduled for tomorrow! Working now to build 

2019-09-07: That’s a wierd one. A post from 2007 is showing up as though it was published today.. 🀔

2019-09-06: Two high end design “choices” that drive me crazy. (Fortunately the second one can be “fixed” with 

2019-09-06: “The Modern Web” 🀊‍♂ Trash ads everywhere Over 1 min to load the page!? 100+ Errors 

2019-09-06: The Leica Q2 📷 burk.io

2019-09-04: Not sure if this is a good idea? I am going back through ALL my blog posts to clean them up 

2019-09-03: In the wake of 2 mass shootings at Walmart stores in recent months, the company said Tuesday it 

2019-09-02: Mail.app 📧 Horizontal View: Default is one too many columns Portrait View: Default is one too few 

2019-09-02: I always wonder if it was a conscious decison when I come across an iPad app that only works in 

2019-09-01: Going from fantastic Paxio gigabit fiber to shit Comcast. 😭 💀

2019-08-30: Mochi 🐱

2019-08-30: The Oculus Quest is so rad! 🎮

2019-08-30: Podcast Friday: Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Day 🎙 “Daily dose of word power from 

2019-08-29: Elevation Labs - FamilyCharger burk.io 🗞

2019-08-28: Remembering the GT-R. ❀

2019-08-28: This new Orange Vanilla Coke tastes like Vanilla Coke to me. I’m not picking up any 🍊. Maybe 

2019-08-28: When Mochi is hungry. 🐱

2019-08-27: How long after the Nintendo switch light launch until so,done hacks it to work with the dock for tv 

2019-08-27: Oh!? I’m on iOS 13.1 Beta 1 now! Didn’t expect that before the launch of 13.0.

2019-08-26: I wonder how much the Apple Card costs to produce? Materials, overhead, etc. More than other (metal) 

2019-08-25: Giving me a very Adams Family vibe on this one! 😀🧛‍♂

2019-08-25: Code 📷 burk.photos

2019-08-25: New Tagmoji™ added to production! Adding more emoji to Discover in Micro.blog. It’ll take a little 

2019-08-25: 🙌 🏃

2019-08-25: 👋 🐱

2019-08-25: The problem with disruption is boredom and lack of follow through. Too often once tipped from stable 

2019-08-25: Riding Shotgun 📷 burk.photos

2019-08-24: Grill 📷 burk.photos

2019-08-23: I’ll watch that!! The Mandalorian 📺

2019-08-23: Solid 3.15 miles today! 🏃

2019-08-23: 🐱+🙂

2019-08-22: Guinea Pig Halloween Costumes!? 😂 Paging @macgenie 📢 😀

2019-08-22: I can hardly believe it’s here! More to come soon surely! 😱 😍 📷

2019-08-22: 🚀

2019-08-22: Now Playing: GRIS 🎮

2019-08-22: Whoops, I guess I have Parallels for another year. 🀷‍♂ 💻 You have subscribed to Parallels Desktop 

2019-08-21: They are coming in hot now! iOS 13 DevBeta 8! 🎉 📲

2019-08-20: Affinity Photo 👍 Affinity Designer 👍

2019-08-19: 30-60 min of Beat Saber is quite a good (and fun!) workout! 🥵 🎶 ⚔ (I installed a bunch of new songs 

2019-08-19: New pin! 😀

2019-08-19: What a task it is to ‘delete’ all data from Google! Slowly chipping away at it. So far, 

2019-08-19: When people post “concepts” of Apple (or other) products that have no basis in the reality of 

2019-08-17: 😀

2019-08-16: Silicon Valley Comic Con starts today! 🎉😀

2019-08-16: Podcast Friday: Sound Escapes 🎙 “Over the seven episodes of this podcast, we’ll be immersed in 

2019-08-16: True Form 📷 burk.photos

2019-08-16: I will assume they only know my password via some hash/whatever, but this is still interesting 

2019-08-15: The 2018 iPad Pro 12.9 is a damn fine computer!!! (That’s it, just stating facts) 😀

2019-08-15: Red 📷 burk.photos

2019-08-15: Yum! 🍑 🍺 😀

2019-08-15: How do these shoes keep getting delivered to our house!? 👟 🀷‍♂ 😉

2019-08-15: iOS 13 Beta 7! 🥳

2019-08-14: Late night gaming session. 🎮 🐱

2019-08-14: Now that TweetMarker is officially shutdown, is there any feasibility in that code / tech making its 

2019-08-13: Everyone has their own definition of comfort. 😹

2019-08-12: Season X ☂ time! Duos with @alcedine! 😀🎉 🎮

2019-08-12: Super Hot VR on the Oculus Quest is AWESOME!! 🎮

2019-08-12: Silicon Valley Comic Con is this week!!! 😀🥳🎉🙌

2019-08-12: The architecture is absolutely stunning. Seeing it in person really makes you appreciate modern 

2019-08-12: Flickr >> Smugmug Tumblr >> Automatic Glad to see old favorites moving to new owners who 

2019-08-12: The Oculus Quest USB-C cable is great for MacBook charging! 💻

2019-08-11: Editing photos on the iPad is so relaxing. 📷

2019-08-10: Visiting Apple Park with @alcedine! 😀 It was really stunning! 📷 –> Apple Park Visit

2019-08-10: The implementation of Look Around in the new  maps is really good! 🗺

2019-08-09: Oops. I accidentally bought something. 🎮 😎

2019-08-09: Podcast Friday: Drawing Inspiration 🎙 “Exploring the joy of drawing with graphite, colored pencil 

2019-08-09: Since cancelling my Adobe Creative Cloud sub I’ve been using alterntives and much prefer them! 

2019-08-09: Some of the biggest corporations in the United States are scaling back their display of violent 

2019-08-09: Security researchers have cracked Apple’s FaceID biometric system yet again. But there’s an unusual 

2019-08-08: I must have taken productivity pills or something! - Packed up more of the house - More progress on 

2019-08-08: I find it intersting that generally people say “On iPhone and Android” rather than “On iOS and 

2019-08-08: The redesigned list scroll view in watchOS 6 is great! ⌚ 👍 😀

2019-08-07: Anyone need any of this stuff? (Offers accepted!)

2019-08-07: I’ve been using dark mode from iOS beta 1 though 5. I switched to light mode for beta 6 to see what 

2019-08-07: Beta 6’ing. 📱⌚

2019-08-05: This seems to be where we’re at. Still. In the year 2019.

2019-08-05: Hooray for coffee shop work today! ☕

2019-08-05: We’re back in this bullshit again huh? It’s always someone else’s fault. Always. 🙄 Government = One 

2019-08-05: Currently Reading 📚 📕Red Rising 📗Animal Farm 📘Relic

2019-08-04: Cheers to everyone, hoping you had a nice weekend. So thankful to have the micro.blog community.

2019-08-04: Netflix rents DVDs by mail. Netflix kills the need for DVDs with streaming. Netflix sells streaming 

2019-08-03: I can confirm that if you need to clean your AirPods, this is the stuff to do it with! 🎧 👍

2019-08-02: Today was fun!! 😀🏎

2019-08-02: Flatbread is pizza without the guilt of calling it pizza.

2019-08-02: Weekend car! 🚗💚 (Going to be doing a bit more driving this weekend than I had originally planned) 🀣

2019-08-01: Why are text editors so fun!?

2019-08-01: I wish I knew what has changed to make my Screen Connect remote connections stop working.. 🛑

2019-07-31: 💭 Thinking aloud: Will we look back at this flood of podcasts starring Hollywood folks as the voice 

2019-07-30: Not sure why I forgot that I can just do a VM of MacOS 10.15 Catalina.. 🖥

2019-07-29: The new little unique sounds associated with each iMessage Tap Back are great! 😀

2019-07-29: Today is very “5”. First iOS 13 beta 5, and then I pull into the garage and see this.

2019-07-29: If you are still on the fence about using the iOS 13 betas.. I would say, just wait. Please just 

2019-07-29: Beta 5, a day earlier than I expected! 🎉 📱

2019-07-28: Stranger Things 3 📺 ✅

2019-07-28: Does anyone use the IKEA smart home lights and want a deal on some bulbs? E26 980 & E26 950 💡 🛒

2019-07-27: 😔 @blot still down.

2019-07-27: Very cool iOS 13 feature! Copy text in an email message, share to reminders. Email subject become 

2019-07-26: A couple tasty beverages this evening! 🍹

2019-07-24: Finder Tags (or whatever we are calling them these days) would be handy in Apple Notes and 

2019-07-24: Static 📷 burk.photos

2019-07-24: 🔗 Tokyo unveils 2020 Olympic medals made from recycled phones

2019-07-24: I didn’t realize today was “National Screw In Your Tire” day! 🚙

2019-07-22: 🀞 there is some way to migrate photos from SmugMug to Flickr Pro. 📷

2019-07-22: I have signed up for a Flickr account! Welcome to 2005! 😀 📷

2019-07-22: Cool! You can now sign up for Flickr without a yahoo account. 📷

2019-07-21: Any Fuji x-mount photogs out there interested in a weird lens (I think I picked up in Japan)? 📷🛒 

2019-07-21: Starting off Sunday morning with a complete resume rewrite! 📝

2019-07-20: Picking out carpets with Mochi 🐱

2019-07-20: Another 🐱 for @macgenie 😀

2019-07-19: Podcast Friday: Carrier 🎙 “What happens when a truck driver picks up a loaded trailer, but has no 

2019-07-19: Trying out a new ⌚ layout. Alarm Weather Calendar Waterminder Reminders Activity

2019-07-18: Watching @alcedine play in the final Splatfest! 🊑 🎮

2019-07-18: Looks like our Mac mini is in good shape for our new 64-bit world!

2019-07-17: I can hardly believe I am saying this, but I may have found a backpack that I am not going to 

2019-07-17: Dev Beta 4 = Feelin right! 👍

2019-07-16: 🔗 It seems too cool to be true, but if it is, I want it!

2019-07-16: MacOS Catlina Beta 4 today. Maybe iOS betas today as well? 🀞

2019-07-15: How do you TestFlight the TestFlight app!?

2019-07-14: 🔗 LAPD Crime Scene Photos from the Mid-1900s

2019-07-14: MM2 🔚 🎮

2019-07-14: haayy 👋

2019-07-13: Thinking it might be nice to have the always on screen widgets from iPadOS 13 on the iPhone. 🀔

2019-07-13: Beginning Stranger Things season 3! 📺

2019-07-13: Baked salmon is ready!

2019-07-13: New bourbon! 🥃

2019-07-13: Update to my Noise Cancelling Headphones Blog Post. With the Bose 700’s added to the list. 🎧

2019-07-13: Are you ready for a terrible Star Wars joke I just made up?! Q: What do they call Cloud City in 

2019-07-12: New beer! 🍺 🥭

2019-07-12: Is this a foot in the door for “default apps”? 🀔 📱 🊶➡🚪

2019-07-11: It’s weird to me that you can only have 2 pinned favorites?

2019-07-10: “Noise Cancelling Headphones 700” That’s the product name???? 🀚

2019-07-10: I was comparing the newly updated MacBooks yesterday and it’s an interesting decision for the specs 

2019-07-09: First time in a while that I don’t have to scroll! 🎧 🙌

2019-07-09: Super Mario Games, Ranked From Best to Worst 🎮 I think I would have put Sunshine higher in the 

2019-07-09: The Discover Tagmoji Tracker (not sure what to call it) should now be back in sync with current 

2019-07-08: iOS/iPadOS 13 Dev Beta 3 (revision 2)? 🀔

2019-07-08: The next chapter in my quest 🎧

2019-07-08: Oh no! Pretext broke on iOS/iPadOS 13. I’m lost! 😱

2019-07-08: I bought a Luna Display a while back and I never use it. Anyone looking to pick one up? $50 shipped 

2019-07-08: Hey! There are new Tagmoji! I better get to upating my list!

2019-07-07: 🏖

2019-07-05: Needed a new lock screen look!

2019-07-05: More earthquakes! I am 100% looking forward to not living in a high rise condo soon! 11th floor + 

2019-07-05: Podcast Friday: The Allusionist 🎙 “A podcast about language by Helen Zaltzman.”

2019-07-04: BBQ time!!!!!

2019-07-04: 😂 📊

2019-07-04: Now that Safari on the iPad is “Desktop Class”, perhaps extensions some day?

2019-07-04: Streaming Beat Saber Live on Twitch! 🎮

2019-07-04: New Spider-Man movie time!! 🎥 🍿 🕷

2019-07-04: Open Quicken. All data is gone. Perhaps we are done using Quicken..

2019-07-04: Little earth quake to get the day going I guess..

2019-07-04: Have fun, be safe, and enjoy the day everyone! 🇺🇞

2019-07-04: ☕ + 🎮 = Good Morning

2019-07-03: The Logitech MX Ergo feels so wonderful with the iPad Pro (iOS 13). 🐭

2019-07-03: Orderd the new Bose 700 headphones. Originally scheduled for delivery today (July 3). Now delayed 

2019-07-02: Looks like @blot is down? 😕

2019-07-02: iOS Calendar In iOS 12 you could show the times next to events in month view. Am I going crazy or is 

2019-07-02: iOS 13 Dev Beta 3! 🎉

2019-07-01: 🍜

2019-07-01: The number of times I see this kind of thing tells me it’s not “_working_” as well as eveyone 

2019-07-01: I wonder if there will be a beta update on a holiday week?

2019-06-30: New pin!

2019-06-30: Guest at the Apple Pride 2019 event.  🌈

2019-06-29: The Gameboy Micro is so cool! (and the battery lasts forever!) 🎮

2019-06-28: Time since order placed: 2 months.. 📷 Soon. I hope. Please!? 🀞

2019-06-27: Super 64 🎮 Play Your Nintendo 64 On Modern Displays With The Super 64 HDMI Adaptor

2019-06-27: Going to be some great hot takes about this one.. 🀊‍♂ 

2019-06-27: Jony Ive to form independent design company with Apple as client If it wern’t from the Apple Press 

2019-06-27: iPad Pro sticker status!

2019-06-26: The Brydge keyboard. I tried it, but it didn’t work out.

2019-06-24: I was hoping that Public Beta 1 would be a newer build than Developer Beta 2. Looks like that is not 

2019-06-24: Looks like a good number of people have received their Micro.blog @WWDC19 meetup stickers! Fun to 

2019-06-24: Anyone have the build numbers handy for the iOS 13 and iPadOS Public Betas?

2019-06-24: I forgot how easy it is to connect your AirPods to the Apple TV! Fantastic!

2019-06-23: What a gorgeous loaf of bread! Can’t wait to eat this tonight!! 🥖

2019-06-23: Streaming Beat Saber Live on Twitch! 🎮

2019-06-22: iOS 13 Dev Beta 2 update: things 3 has to be force quit every time you want to use it. The second 

2019-06-22: Holey Moley!!! ⛳

2019-06-21: Welcome To Night Vale Stickers!! 😀

2019-06-21: 🧘‍♀ 🧘‍♂

2019-06-21: Podcast syncing to the Apple Watch is the absolute worst. 😡🀬😡

2019-06-21: It’s been a while since I have seen someone wearing a Google Glass V1. (until today). I can’t 

2019-06-20: Love seeing photos of people putting their Micro.blog @WWDC19 stickers on things! 😀👍

2019-06-20: 🥃

2019-06-20: What are the chances that Apple Arcade is a way to test out that type of model for the entire App 

2019-06-19: Beta 2 is definitely worse. So many more apps broken.

2019-06-19: Told you. 💰

2019-06-18: Happy Birthday @macgenie!! 😀 🎂🎉🎈🎁 Sent with confetti

2019-06-17: 🎉

2019-06-16: Given the past, Beta 2 should be this week! 🙌😀 that’s when I will probably try again on my iPad Pro. 

2019-06-15: Down to the final 9!

2019-06-14: So.. Bend “tests” are still a thing on YouTube? 🀊‍♂ 😔

2019-06-13: Third batch going out! ⭐

2019-06-13: Dead Cells is really good! 🎮 😀👍

2019-06-12: I really think the Monica “personal CRM” is great! (I also really wish there was an iOS 

2019-06-12: Trying to force myself to use this swipe typing in iOS 13 to see what it’s like.

2019-06-10: Second batch going out the door! ✉

2019-06-09: Easier to keep track of the sticker quantities if there is a single blog post link to look back at. 

2019-06-09: First batch heading out the door!

2019-06-09: Beautiful hike at Castle Rock today! ☀ 🌲 ⌚

2019-06-09: Went to a place called Hops and Scotch with @alcedine last night. It was really cool! All the 

2019-06-07: Podcast Friday: Dialog 🎙 “Each season, Federico and John discuss the impact of technology on 

2019-06-07: Brydge Keyboard - iPad Pro 12.9 Updated 2019-06-07 It’s not working out..

2019-06-06: My replacement Brydge keyboard arrived yesterday. Putting it through the motions now. Going to 

2019-06-06: iOS 13 on my iPhone X: Going fine. iPadOS 13 on my iPad Pro: Downgraded to iOS 12. 🗑 🔥 ❌⛔📛🛑🚷📵

2019-06-06: For those unable to get all the way out to CA this year for the Micro.blog meetup at WWDC 2019, add 

2019-06-06: Micro.blog last night at the show 😀⭐

2019-06-05: Live Near WWDC! 🍺 🊉 🎞

2019-06-05: Officially recommending to not install iPadOS DevBeta1.

2019-06-04: Drinks with @alcedine at The Contenintal while we wait for The Talk Show Live. 🍞

2019-06-04: Time for the Escape the Keynote escape room! @alcedine and @jsorge are in our group!

2019-06-04: I will do my best to figure out some way to get some of these out to you all!! 🀞


2019-06-04: Lovely day in the park. 🌳 WWDC

2019-06-04: I way over ordered Micro.blog at WWDC19 stickers.. If you are around, and didn’t get any of them, 

2019-06-04: I way over ordered Micro.blog at WWDC19 stickers.. If you are around, and didn’t get any of them, 

2019-06-03: Brydge Keyboard Update #3: original keyboard confirmed defective by Brydge. Replacement on the way.

2019-06-03: Anyone at WWDC able to score me some of the shirts from the pop up? Men’s L, Women’s M.

2019-06-03: Using a Bluetooth mouse with my iPad Pro is wild

2019-06-03: 🔊

2019-06-03: 🔗 Running list of apps that don’t seem to work with iOS 13 - burk.io

2019-06-03: Roaming around downtown San Jose. I have all the iOS, iPadOS, and Xcode betas on an SSD if anyone 

2019-06-03: We are officially iOS 13 now! 😀 (doing this, so you don’t have to! 😂)

2019-06-03: iOS 13 and iPadOS installing. 😬

2019-06-03: Downloading all of them. 😀

2019-06-03: “Important Note for Thrill Seekers: If you’re interested in living on the edge and trying out the 

2019-06-03: Commence Downloads! WWDC

2019-06-03: Mac Pro 🀯

2019-06-03: Ready. Set. Go!

2019-06-03: Dusting Off An Old Project - Part 1 burk.io

2019-06-03: Super excited for today (this week)! ☕ is ready, ⚡fiber internet tubes are warmed up, Micro.blog 

2019-06-02: 🊄 💀 WWDC

2019-06-02: Cooking 101: Burn the cheese = delicious. 🔥 🧀 😀

2019-06-02: 📣 WWDC FYI: I plan on having a number of USB drives with all the new WWDC betas on them for anyone 

2019-06-02: I’m ready! WWDC 🀖

2019-06-02: New mug! ☕ 😀

2019-06-02: What ever happened to that board game I was working on developing??? 🎲

2019-05-31: Which devices will I be installing iOS 13 Dev Beta 1 on? All of them. 💉🗡

2019-05-31: Podcast Friday: The Shrink Next Door 🎙 “The Shrink Next Door is the story of one therapist’s 

2019-05-30: I ❀ ChangeTower!


2019-05-30: Everyone thinks I am crazy for never putting cases on my devices! Justified! 🊇 🔗 New Hampshire man 

2019-05-30: Hey look! It’s @danielpunkass in the Mac App Store! 😀

2019-05-30: Run Away!!!! 🏃 📚

2019-05-29: Ordered the new Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700. Not sure what that name is about.. 🀞they are 

2019-05-29: I wanted some jerky..

2019-05-29: I went to Flipboard to delete my account and was greeted by this disgustingly large ad taking up 

2019-05-28: I may be misremembering, isn’t there a way to “officially” refer people to Micro.blog? @manton 

2019-05-28: Much like movie spoilers, ignoring all posts, podcasts, etc that “know everything coming out at WWDC 

2019-05-27: Is anyone doing the AltConf Escape room!? @alcedine and I are signed up for Tuesday (after the 

2019-05-27: New T-Shirt! 😀

2019-05-26: I forgot to leave the house today.

2019-05-25: Things the US Senate is using their massive power to ban: Video Game Loot Boxes: ABSOLUTELY!! Actual 

2019-05-24: Finally getting around to finishing season 5 of Silicon Valley. 📺

2019-05-24: This is neat tool! Broken-Link-Checker blc -r [you-domain.com](https://you-domain.com) > 

2019-05-24: I have finally done it! I got past 3! 🀣 🏆 @manton

2019-05-24: Podcast Friday: Drawing Inspiration 🎙 “Exploring the joy of drawing with graphite and digital 

2019-05-24: Update: Worked with CS over at Brydge to do some troubleshooting. My unit is going to be sent back 

2019-05-23: See you all on Tuesday, June 4th at the Micro.blog Meetup! 😉

2019-05-22: Charging my iPhone with my iPad is still awesome!!

2019-05-22: I’m back!

2019-05-21: Nitro Matcha Tea 🍵 👍👍

2019-05-21: Who knew!? 📱

2019-05-21: I may be under a rock, has anything been said about a live @gruber The Talk Show at WWDC this year?

2019-05-21: With SmuMug acquiring Flickr, I wonder if there will be a mechanism to migrate data between them? 

2019-05-20: Sure, why not. 🚙 🀖

2019-05-20: We’re in!

2019-05-20: The Timery App for Toggl is getting closer to being real.

2019-05-19: Cheers!

2019-05-18: I wonder if I will have anything to give away at the Micro.blog WWDC meetup this year? 🀔😉

2019-05-18: The Shift Key.

2019-05-18: something tells me we may get some 🌧 this weekend.. 🀔

2019-05-17: I can’t imagine you can get much more relaxed than this. 🐱

2019-05-17: Yeah, I’m thinking he’s back. Wick 3

2019-05-17: John Wick 3 tonight! How will it all turn out!?

2019-05-17: iss you Grumpy Cat. Rest peacefully. May your grumps look down on us from the cat tree in the sky. 

2019-05-16: Brydge Keyboard Update: This one is definitely defective. I have reached out to their support to get 

2019-05-16: Has anyone checked out / used this? ViewBug. 📷

2019-05-16: That time when I was sitting in a meeting with Microsoft and the presenter’s PC goes BSOD. 😬

2019-05-16: At that point in the work travel month where I am forgetting where I am..

2019-05-15: Looks like it’s actually going to be a thing! TimeryApp

2019-05-15: Hololens’ing

2019-05-15: At Microsoft HQ today to demo Hololens 2 and check out some of their IoT labs stuff!

2019-05-14: Something tells me that OnePlus has a new phone out. 🀣🀔🧐📺

2019-05-13: I’m not sure Slack ’solved’ any problem, but rather added another way to accomplish something. 

2019-05-13: iPad sticker update 2019-05-13

2019-05-13: Minty 🌱. 📷 burk.photos

2019-05-13: Minty 🌱. 📷 burk.photos

2019-05-13: Wasn’t execting iOS 12.3 today. Nice surprise. 😀 📱

2019-05-12: Gone. 📷 burk.photos

2019-05-12: Is @news an official account? Not sure how I missed this.

2019-05-12: I am not sure I have an answer for @johnjohnston, but thought some of you might? Camera Advice 📷

2019-05-12: First ‘in the wild’ use today! ☕

2019-05-11: 🎥 🍿 🍺 Detective Pikachu w/ @alcedine

2019-05-11: We ( @alcedine + me ) just finished co-op play through of BOXBOY! + BOXGIRL! Great puzzle game! I 

2019-05-11: We (@alcedine + me) just finished co-op play through of BOXBOY! + BOXGIRL! Great puzzle game! I 

2019-05-11: Tada! 📊

2019-05-10: Introducing @alcedine to John Wick!

2019-05-10: The Bezos + leaving earth thing may have substance, but it sure just feels like another instance of 

2019-05-10: Podcast Friday: Blackout 🎙 “Rami Malek stars in this apocalyptic thriller as a small-town radio DJ 

2019-05-09: Remember Computer Shopper magazine? That was one thick magazine! I spent days thoroughly looking at 

2019-05-09: It wouldn’t be a trip to Portland if I didn’t leave having eaten WAY TOO MUCH delicious food!!! 😀

2019-05-09: Interesting how senators seems to have more harsh opinions toward loot boxes in video games than 

2019-05-09: I just realized that somehow, every time I am walking around Portland, I am wearing my Micro.blog 

2019-05-09: Had to hit up Bamboo Sushi before flying out! 🎋🍣

2019-05-09: It’s a warm one today! ☀ 😀

2019-05-09: 🙌 🎉

2019-05-09: Getting a little work done before meetings. ☕

2019-05-08: Dinner in Portland tonight! Ringside Steakhouse 🥩 🥃 😀👍

2019-05-05: Definitely thinking the word “smart” is being added to products a little to liberally.

2019-05-04: New Siri Shortcut. “Hey Siri, snap your fingers.” Half of your lights turn off

2019-05-04: Endgame! 🍿 🎥 🥃

2019-05-03: Very much looking forward to when you can wash an iPad like you can an iPhone! 🧌

2019-05-02: Bye bye lost cables behind the desk at work!

2019-05-02: MacBook Pro uptime: 22 days, 36 min. 👍

2019-05-02: Question for those who use the first party Micro.blog app. When you open the app, it auto shows the 

2019-04-28: Watching: Musical Chairs ⚔ 📺

2019-04-28: B&H is officially open again! They have processed the order. Now to wait “patiently”.. 📷 😬 (I am 

2019-04-28: Yes please! BEETLEJUICE The Musical

2019-04-27: New 🧶 store with @alcedine

2019-04-27: Well this is an unexpected surprise!

2019-04-26: Is it a “Foldable Phone” that folds into a tablet, or a “Foldable Tablet” 

2019-04-26: Question for the group: How many years until we don’t call them “Smartphones” 

2019-04-26: 2019 Update: Phone & Tablet “Drop Tests” and “Bend Tests” are still 

2019-04-26: Java doesn’t even want you to have Java.

2019-04-26: Daily 🍍

2019-04-26: The practice of cold emailing someone on LinkedIn to their work email address is disgusting.

2019-04-24: I really need to get mentions added to posts.. Hey Siri, add that to my todo list.

2019-04-24: It’s much more than 64 degrees today! 😃 🍋

2019-04-24: Icon design: white rouded square with small synbol in the middle. Must have slowly happened because 

2019-04-23: 🔗 The Mysterious Life and Death of Frank Meyer, the Man Behind Meyer Lemons

2019-04-23: I think I may need to upgrade my AirPods afterall. The case doesn’t seem to want to charge reliably 

2019-04-22: I guess I forgot to charge my ⌚ last night? Got the 10% charge warning, so I plugged it into my 

2019-04-21: I did it! I pulled the trigger on the Leica Q2! 🙀📷 They aren’t in stock anywhere, and in a 

2019-04-20: Finally got around to fixing all the dead images and links in my “Shortcuts” posts. Also 

2019-04-20: What a cool Siri suggestion! I love when technology does something unexpected and helpful! 😀📱👍

2019-04-20: I thought I was going insane when Atom seemed to be auto removing my trailing whitespace. Turns out, 

2019-04-20: Went for a 🏃‍♂ yesterday carrying my bulky 📱 because syncing podcasts to the ⌚ is an awful 

2019-04-19: New game I am really enjoying! 🎮 BABA IS YOU

2019-04-16: Sometimes blog posts just happen! (Love when that happens)

2019-04-16: Do you think they have good WiFi in their building? 😂

2019-04-15: Research. Research. Research. 📷

2019-04-14: 🎶 It’s the most wonderful time of the year 🎶 🍺 🍉 😃

2019-04-14: Drink time!! 😀 🍋



2019-04-13: When some state inevitably allows teachers to be armed with little/no training, and one of those 

2019-04-12: Let’s go!! 🎮 🐈

2019-04-12: Airplay audio from iPhone to iPad Pro.. 🀔

2019-04-12: Not easy.

2019-04-12: Sony a6400 - $999 Fuji X-T3 - $1899 📷 🀔 🧐

2019-04-12: Really liked these glasses! ☕

2019-04-10: ⌚ 🍇 @alcedine surprised me with a new Apple Watch band yesterday and it’s defintely the favorite of 

2019-04-08: This 🕯 is blowing my mind!! It smells EXACTLY like Froot Loops!!! 🀯 I had to buy it. SNIFFFFFF

2019-04-08: Trying out this Anyone else?

2019-04-08: What a shock. AT&T 5Ge is equally awful as their LTE (4G). It’s almost as if they are exactly 

2019-04-08: Flight delay. Flight delay. Flight delay. Going to work today is going to be a beast.

2019-04-07: Like the name states. ☕

2019-04-07: As with coffee. Portland food does not disappoint! 🍜

2019-04-07: The ☕ in Portland does not disappoint!!

2019-04-07: Whiskey pudding with sea salted caramel top. 😍 🍮 🥄

2019-04-06: I want to buy this!

2019-04-06: Delicious onigiri! 🍙

2019-04-06: I sure screwed up, I should have planned an m.b in Portland! So many of you here! Next time 100%! I 

2019-04-06: If you know me, you knew we would be making a stop here while in Portland! Three Stripe Life.

2019-04-06: Remember that time we went to Portland and parked in a garage on Friday, only to find out on 

2019-04-06: If you see someone running around Portland today wearing a blue Micro.blog shirt, stop them and 

2019-04-06: What is everyone’s favorite coffee place in Portland?

2019-04-05: Portland Food = A+

2019-04-05: Hi Panic! 🚚 😀

2019-04-05: 👋 Portland!

2019-04-04: Bring your daughter to work day. 😀 Brite Bomber! 🊄

2019-04-03: Lone Palm 📷 burk.photos

2019-04-03: Got a robo call today letting me know “your pain relief back and/or knee brace is now available for 

2019-04-03: I bought another pair of shoes. I’m a monster! 👟

2019-04-02: Not having good luck getting this DHL package delivered. Day 1: Address was wrong..? Day 2: Called 

2019-04-01: It’s Mochi and Kiwi’s 10th Birthday! 🐱 🐱 🎂 🐟 ❀ I can hardly believe they are 10! Photo of them in 

2019-03-31: Movie Day! Captain Marvel! 😀 🍿 🎥

2019-03-30: Lasagna’d

2019-03-30: Eggplant lasagna night! Courtesy of the wonderful @alcedine! 😀🍎

2019-03-30: All dressed up. 🧣

2019-03-30: Round 1 setup of iPad mini complete. iPad name = iPad smol

2019-03-30: Round 1 setup of iPad mini complete. iPad name = iPad smol

2019-03-29: Picked up an iPad mini today since they are available for in store pickup as of today. 👍

2019-03-28: If you have access to both PowerPoint and Keynote, which do you choose?

2019-03-28: I am currently doing this to post my One Shot photos over to Micro.blog. It’s one manual step 

2019-03-28: It wasn’t mentioned in the update log, but it looks like the amazon app its the iPad Pro screen now!

2019-03-27: So true! Study Says Video Game Music Makes People More Productive - GameByte

2019-03-26: Since there looks to be an API to Apple News, wondering if it would be nice to add an option to link 

2019-03-26: Honeycomb 📷 burk.photos

2019-03-26: 😂🀣😂🀣😂 ⚡📲 9G!

2019-03-26: Hot on the heels of the Kechron K1, info on the K2 is now available! ⌚

2019-03-25: I have officially watched the film Casablanca for the first time! It filled 18% of my flight back 

2019-03-25: Was hoping to run by the  Store and pick up an iPad mini, but it looks like I will have to order 

2019-03-24: Bye Taipei! Back to California! 🌎

2019-03-24: When I hit “load more” in Icro, I get 30 more posts. Is this a limitation in Icro or the micro.blog 

2019-03-24: One more night in Taipei, then back home!

2019-03-22: 👋 🇯🇵 ❀ 🛫🛩🛬 🇹🇌 👋

2019-03-21: I watched 4 movies in a row on the flight over. I don’t think I have ever watched that many movies 

2019-03-19: 🛬 🇯🇵 😀

2019-03-18: This shirt is super accurate today! ☀ 😎

2019-03-17: Let’s sit down and get through some of this Pocket backlog.

2019-03-17: Paint. 📷 burk.photos

2019-03-16: I thought 2+ hour podcasts were tough to get though in a week. The Talk Show just did a hold my beer 

2019-03-16: Getting podcasts onto the Watch is still a horrific experience. ⌚

2019-03-16: Tax Day! 💞

2019-03-15: I have to imagine someone could secretly delete 1/3 - 2/3 of the apps on my phone and I wouldn’t 

2019-03-15: Happy to see winter is over. 72 deg. ☀ 😎

2019-03-13: Our UPS lasted 6 years before screeaming at me that it was dying. 🔌 😱

2019-03-12: ❀ my shoulder kitty! 😀🐱

2019-03-12: I wonder if my Brydge keyboard will arrive before or after April 15..? ⌚

2019-03-12: POLL: In regard to apps, I start my week on: Sunday Monday Other

2019-03-11: Freedom™ burk.io


2019-03-11: Maybe this will prompt the addition of DropBox / Box type features into iCloud Drive?

2019-03-10: Welcome to Night Vale LIVE SHOW! 😀

2019-03-10: I’m watching you, watching you, watching you.

2019-03-10: Dog+Bear+Cat?

2019-03-10: Three iPhone sizes would be a delight. S, M, L. 📱


2019-03-09: Purple Mountains. 📷 burk.photos

2019-03-09: Bye bye NY. 👋 🗜

2019-03-09: ~13 years ago I worked on the first immersive TelePresence system. A platform that promised less 

2019-03-06: PSA 📣 If you were thinking about doing an Apple Trade In but didn’t think the “Up to 

2019-03-06: Catastrophic Failure.

2019-03-05: I was curious if this would work.. and it did!? iPad Pro Hyper Drive plugged into a MacBook Pro. 😱

2019-03-03: Whiskey 📷 burk.photos

2019-03-03: Delicious!

2019-03-02: Looking forward to when I can sign up for a flikr account without yahoo being involved in the 

2019-03-02: Saturday = Rain, Blankets, Coffee, Alfred Hitchcock 🌧 🧣 ☕ 🎥

2019-03-01: This is new. 🀔

2019-02-27: I am very happy with our Mac mini decision!! 😃

2019-02-26: With all the advances in the medical world, why does dentistry still feel like medieval torture? 

2019-02-26: Photos 🖌 iPhone: 42,040 Photos, 1,062 Videos iPad: 42,040 Photos, 1,062 Videos Mac mini: 26,882 

2019-02-26: Where is my RSS..?

2019-02-25: Raindrop.io

2019-02-24: 📚 Progress: 0%

2019-02-24: 📚 Progress: 100% 4.5 ⭐

2019-02-23: Going up.

2019-02-23: Went to Stiches West today with @alcedine. 😃 🧶

2019-02-23: 🍻

2019-02-23: Two MacBooks or One Mac Mini? burk.io

2019-02-21: cool.

2019-02-21: Uh oh. @blot outage?

2019-02-19: 👋 Boston ⛄

2019-02-17: Tried WarFrame again. It was better the second time I tried it, but I still think it might not be 

2019-02-17: When did they start putting fun little cutouts in Amazon boxes?? 📊 🚀

2019-02-17: Who’s excited about getting a new label maker!? 🀚

2019-02-15: I don’t think I have ever run a multi-user macOS system..? Learning new things.

2019-02-13: Cores! 🀘

2019-02-13: Here we go again.. 🀊‍♂

2019-02-13: Nintendo brought it pretty hard today with today’s Direct!

2019-02-12: Trying one of those gravity blankets. Trial night 1. 🀔 🛏 😎

2019-02-12: “Skype for business” is really proving to be terrible…

2019-02-12: Icro is looking really good! Happy to throw $8.99 toward future dev! Saving timeline position is 💯 

2019-02-12: I never turn on “swim mode” in the shower. (Never really an issue). Today it put my hydration off 

2019-02-12: Hover >> FastMail migration went smoothly! Mail delivery is instant now! 📧💚

2019-02-11: Really liking what the Ubiquiti AMPLIFI system looks like!

2019-02-11: I wonder which mesh WiFi system we will be switching to..? Seems as though nothing remains 

2019-02-09: My shirt isn’t holding up to today.. 🌧

2019-02-08: 🐱 👩‍🚀


2019-02-06: It’s fixed! 📺

2019-02-04: Riiiigggghhhhhttttttt. (It’s in San Jose, CA already) 😂 “weather”

2019-02-03: New Blender! (This is the kind of thing I get super exited about!) 😀 blender emoji

2019-02-02: Crap! I forgot to watch Groundhog Day today. Oh well, there is always “tomorrow”. 😂

2019-02-02: Epic Games put on a Marshmello concert inside of Fortnite today! It was really well done! 😀 💃 🎶🎉🎮

2019-02-01: Migration to FastMail ✔

2019-02-01: 🍷 🧀 🎮

2019-01-30: Companies that rely on your personal data for 100% of their revenue are bypassing personal data 

2019-01-29: 📖 Progress Update

2019-01-29: It is SO great being able to unplug power from my laptop, and plug the same plug right into my iPad. 

2019-01-28: 😱 🐪

2019-01-28: One of my favorite little tricks to get a list of my apps for moving to a new fresh install machine. 

2019-01-28: Is everyone pretty in love with FastMail for a mail host? Or do I need to consider others? 

2019-01-28: I mega ❀ the design of @vincent’s blog! https://vincentritter.com

2019-01-26: Running without headphones 😱

2019-01-26: So nice to have your airpods in “Find my iPhone”! I know they are at work so I don’t spend who knows 

2019-01-26: Does anyone use a Bluetooth “headset” for being on long conference calls? I am having a heck of a 

2019-01-26: Umami Burger. 🀀 🍔

2019-01-25: Wow! I just realized I have been writing crap on the internet in one form or another for 20 years! 😱 

2019-01-25: Fuck everything about this stupid asshole. 🖕 President Trump created the longest government 

2019-01-25: Podcast Friday: Hackable? 🎙 “Geoff Siskind, digs into the minds of cyber criminals with 

2019-01-24: I had a wacky idea. 🔌🔋 It didn’t work.

2019-01-24: On my iPad I want “Double Tap Space” to create a period when using software keyboard but NOT when 

2019-01-24: Options Stop using RSS. Take the time to cut out the majority of feeds that have overlapping 

2019-01-24: Stickers 😀

2019-01-23: This smells amazing 🍺 🍍

2019-01-23: Original iPhone on iPhone XS Max Box 😱 📱

2019-01-22: Still a ways off, but it’s getting closer! ⌚ 🙌

2019-01-22: 🔗 apple.news Apple Pay coming to Target

2019-01-20: 🏆 Armadillo Racing

2019-01-20: If your Logitech mouse recently stopped scrolling in MacOS, go check this in: System Prefs > 

2019-01-18: Achievement Unlocked! Stand Desk at Work 🙌 🏆

2019-01-18: They are trying harder. Still not sure why they don’t get rid of that last bit of garbage in the 

2019-01-18: I would love to get my hands on this “Timery” testflight app for Toggl!! ⏱

2019-01-18: Podcast Friday: Works For Me 🎙 “On Works for Me, hosts Francesca Levy and Rebecca Greenfield 

2019-01-17: trying to do some api stuff.. 🀔

2019-01-17: Thinking no one looked at this on device before release..

2019-01-16: Oh! GoodNotes 5 is out!? Wait.. I wonder why it’s a free upgrade?

2019-01-15: Sony a6400 👀

2019-01-15: Stickers keep appearing!

2019-01-15: My last blog post was the first post that was done 100% on iPad. It worked great! 😀 👍 Writing 

2019-01-13: I was really hoping to check this off my list today. It’s not looking good. ✔🀒

2019-01-13: We went to Lowe’s today to get some stuff for the bathroom. Apparently our Lowe’s is gone..? 🀔

2019-01-13: Goodreads, for video games..?

2019-01-13: Why do I use Micro.blog? This is a huge part of the reason. The people. Without great people, you 

2019-01-13: Today marks 1 year on Micro.blog! 🎉🎊🎈 So many great people and conversations. 😀 I closed all my 

2019-01-12: Watching Half-Life Documentary 📺 🎮

2019-01-11: Very confused product. 🀔

2019-01-11: 😱 😉 @manton @danielpunkass

2019-01-10: Netflix is perfect for flights now. It has offline downloads and PIP support. 📺 🎥 ✈

2019-01-10: I have changed my opinion on the hug emoji. I like it now. 🀗

2019-01-09: Dinner last night was so good, I’m having the exact same thing tonight! Groundhog Day.

2019-01-08: I ordered one of the new Brydge keyboards for the 2018 iPad Pro 12.9. It looks pretty great, more to 

2019-01-08: Trying for the second time to watch Bird Box. 🎥 🍿


2019-01-08: Another rental car with CarPlay! It’s the best!

2019-01-08: SNOW! ❄ ⛄

2019-01-08: Oh, I see. 😮 ❄ ☃

2019-01-07: What do these numbers mean?? ❄

2019-01-07: Hey @Jack and @MacGenie, great 2019 kickoff episode of @Monday! 😀👍

2019-01-07: First flight of the year. Delayed. 🀔 😂 ✈

2019-01-07: Decided to stop doing my “Siri Shortcuts” as a series project. There are people doing way more than 

2019-01-07: I guess that is $7 less a month I need to spend. Cool! 🔗 GitHub Free users now get unlimited private 

2019-01-07: New high score! 🎮

2019-01-07: Something that iCloud Drive is really going to need to add from a checkbox perspective: Ability to 

2019-01-06: Stardew Valley is a delight. 👚‍🌟 👩‍🌟 🎮 Loving the newly added Co-Op play.

2019-01-04: Podcast Friday: Monster - The Zodiac Killer 🎙 “The Zodiac Killer’ dives into one of the most 

2019-01-02: The Cinemark app just lost its permission to exist on my phone. Worthless watch notification.

2019-01-01: The Amazon Store (Physical store) was quite a nice experience. And the Kindle Oasis I purchased is 

2018-12-31: Happy New Year! 🎉 🥂 🎇 Sent with fireworks

2018-12-31: Started Reading: Freedom™ 📖

2018-12-31: I totally understand this red wine and dark chocolate thing now! 🍷🍫

2018-12-31: In an unexpected turn of events, I went to a physical Amazon store AND bought a Kindle Oasis today. 

2018-12-30: 2018 Running Stats! It definitely wasn’t easy, but absolutely blown away that I got through 

2018-12-30: Run Log Update Calendar Week: 52 Total Miles This Week: 4.69 This Year: 290.19 Notes - That’s 


2018-12-28: 🔗 We’ve wasted so much plastic, it’s almost impossible to picture—these charts will help 

2018-12-27: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar All 24 Days 📷

2018-12-27: On iPhone X. @cheesemaker @manton

2018-12-26: Just saw the updated micro.blog notifications style when you are in app. They look great! 😀👍 

2018-12-24: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 24 (Final Day!)

2018-12-24: Happy Holidays all you crazy awesome people!! 😀❀🎉🥂

2018-12-24: 🌧 🎄 ☔

2018-12-24: Pretty excited to start a new Stardew Valley Co-Op game with @alcedine! 👩‍🌟👚‍🌟 🎮

2018-12-24: Movie Night 🎥 🍿 Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse

2018-12-23: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 23

2018-12-23: Run Log Update Calendar Week: 51 Total Miles This Week: 5.45 This Year: 285.50 Notes - One more week 

2018-12-23: Transferring podcasts to your watch is the new dial up internet.

2018-12-22: Soon we can say “it’s 2019 and YouTube still doesn’t support PIP..”

2018-12-22: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 22

2018-12-22: A few more updates to our HomeKit setup! 💡🏡

2018-12-22: Hooray! I get to pick up @alcedine today! 😀🎉✈

2018-12-21: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 21

2018-12-21: Podcast Friday: Numberphile 🎙 “Interviews with people who love numbers and mathematics. Hosted by 

2018-12-20: Tobacco giant Altria (which owns Marlboro and Virginia Slims) has bought a 35 percent stake in Juul 

2018-12-20: Thanks Amazon! 🀣

2018-12-20: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 19

2018-12-20: These are my favorite paper clips 😀

2018-12-19: Back Then “Mac at home, PC at work” Now “iOS at home, Mac at work” 😃 📱 💻

2018-12-19: Take this as you will (n=1) 📱 I use an iPhone X (Face ID) and an iPhone 8 (Touch ID) every day. Day 

2018-12-19: Irony? Your lockpicks are inside the house you are locked out of. 😔 🔑

2018-12-19: Office 16.20 = Another great use of the TouchBar! 😀

2018-12-18: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 18

2018-12-18: The number of times this has been run tells me that Slack didn’t “fix all the problems of email” 

2018-12-17: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 17

2018-12-17: This somehow catches me by surprise every year and every year it makes me smile. Such a fun feature 

2018-12-17: Facebook should just acquire LinkedIn. It’s the same damn thing.

2018-12-16: Remember CableCARD!? LOL

2018-12-16: Run Log Update Calendar Week: 50 Total Miles This Week: 2.57 This Year: 280.05 Goal For 2018: 250 

2018-12-16: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 16

2018-12-15: 😍 Time for a monitor upgrade!? 5K2K UltraWide

2018-12-15: 💉Flu Shot ✅

2018-12-15: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 15

2018-12-15: 👋 Cydia 📱 RIP 💀

2018-12-15: 📢 The people have spoken! Tagmoji Discover Requests updated.

2018-12-14: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 14

2018-12-14: 🎉 I was definitely having this issue!

2018-12-14: Podcast Friday: Hell and Gone 🎙 “14 years ago, Rebekah Gould was brutally murdered in a small town 

2018-12-13: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 13

2018-12-12: Declaring bankruptcy: - RSS - Podcasts - Pocket Reset 👋

2018-12-12: Stardew Valley Co-Op is on the Switch now! 👚‍🌟

2018-12-12: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 12

2018-12-12: Receiving emails related to the topic of “cleaning out your inbox” makes me 😂

2018-12-11: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 11

2018-12-10: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 10

2018-12-09: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 9

2018-12-09: This is probably a mistake. 🔥 🌶

2018-12-09: Run Log Update Calendar Week: 49 Total Miles This Week: 3.42 This Year: 277.48 Goal For 2018: 250 

2018-12-09: This SanDisk thumb drive is great! Small USB-C & USB-A 128GB

2018-12-09: I tried some new Noise Cancelling Headphones 🎧

2018-12-09: The real winner in this electric scooter war is the company that manufactures the scooter. All 3 of 

2018-12-08: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 8

2018-12-08: I have become quite a fan of tofu!

2018-12-08: I am super impressed with ZOHO Notebooks. Where did this come from!? Really nice work! Concerned 

2018-12-07: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 7

2018-12-07: Katamri Damacy is LSD in game form!

2018-12-07: Podcast Friday: The Omni Show 🎙 “Get to know the people and stories behind Omni’s award-winning 

2018-12-06: Neat! ECG ❀

2018-12-06: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 6

2018-12-06: Microsoft Edge Q: How do you export bookmarks? A: Click Import Bookmarks… 🀔

2018-12-05: 🔗 I love watching these videos of cookie cutters being formed!

2018-12-05: iOS 12.1.1 One tap to flip between the rear and front-facing camera during a FaceTime call 🎉

2018-12-05: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 5

2018-12-04: Lots of shouting into the void “the iPad can’t replace my laptop”. Seems with all 

2018-12-04: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 4

2018-12-03: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 3

2018-12-03: I have to say that @Smokey is killing it with the weekly recaps of micro.blog. We need to figure out 

2018-12-03: I picked up some new pens last week. I am liking this one quite a lot so far! 🖊 Pilot Juice up 04 

2018-12-02: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 2

2018-12-02: LEGO Star Wars December Gift Calendar Day 1

2018-12-02: Run Log Update Calendar Week: 48 Total Miles This Week: 3.52 This Year: 274.06 Notes - Getting back 

2018-12-02: My watch has jokes today.. 🀔 ⌚

2018-12-02: My post from April 2016 isn’t holding up well so far.. 😬😂 Apple Product Line

2018-12-01: I finally watched John Wick for the first time. Welcome to 2014! 🎥 🍿

2018-12-01: 🔗 Then-and-Now Photos Reveal How San Francisco Has Changed Over a Century

2018-11-30: Really great updates to the Aerial screensaver in version 1.4.5! 🖥

2018-11-30: Podcast Friday: The End Of The World 🎙 “The End Of The World is a 10-episode deep dive by podcast 

2018-11-29: Needed top 25. Top 1 will do! 😃

2018-11-29: iPad support comes to the eero app 🎉

2018-11-28: 👋 🇯🇵 See you soon!

2018-11-27: 🙌 Finally found out how to use the Apple Pencil to select cells rather than draw! (this is how it 

2018-11-26: Does anyone know of any Toggl rumors about it coming to iPad? 🀔

2018-11-26: Only felt the one earthquake this morning, I guess we’re done for today. (this is in Tokyo, not 

2018-11-26: This is a new feature of Safari I didn’t know about. Very useful!

2018-11-26: I have never seen a square monitor! 1920x1920

2018-11-25: What a view for breakfast! 🗌 ☕ 😀

2018-11-25: What a nice computer to sit down in front of in the morning. No hassle, just enjoyable productivity!

2018-11-25: Run Log Update Calendar Week: 47 Total Miles This Week: 0.00 This Year: 270.54 Notes - No running 


2018-11-24: Dear Japan Rail System, I love you! //Jason ❀

2018-11-24: Podcast Friday: Heart Sounds 🎙 “A regular roundup from the desks of TCTMD reporters covering the top 

2018-11-24: 🍺 👍

2018-11-23: 🗌

2018-11-22: Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Wishing you all a great day! 🊃

2018-11-22: Our hotel is modeled after the inside of a Mac Pro!

2018-11-22: Arrival!

2018-11-21: I love USB-C! Plug in a single USB-C cable on the plane and it can charge my iPad, Nintendo Switch, 

2018-11-21: With iPads now reaching up to 1TB storage options, it’s time for a new toggle in the settings: 

2018-11-21: I always forget how big the 787 planes are. ✈

2018-11-19: Has anyone here used Adobe Premiere Rush CC on the iPad? I started looking at it today and it looks 

2018-11-19: Micro Monday: @gaby He just got to Inbox 0! Follow him and make sure he keeps it up! 😉

2018-11-18: Stickers started appearing on my iPad today!

2018-11-18: Run Log Update Calendar Week: 46 Total Miles This Week: 3.06 This Year: 270.54 Goal For 2018: 250 

2018-11-17: Keeps getting worse. 🔥

2018-11-17: Holy wow!! 📷 This Negative Mural Can Be Developed By Inverting A Photo

2018-11-17: I absolutely love how easy it is to deal with T-Mobile! ❀ 📱

2018-11-16: Podcast Friday: Imagined Life 🎙 “Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to walk in the shoes 

2018-11-16: UPS: Let’s Go! (📊 deliver Pikachu and Eevee!)

2018-11-15: Trying out a new set of noise cancelling headphone for my next international flight. ✈ I have been 

2018-11-15: This is going to be fun to play with! 😈

2018-11-15: Not having a Toggl iPad app wouldn’t be quite as annoying if iPhone only apps could at least be 

2018-11-14: Smoke.

2018-11-14: COOL! Gigabit Ethernet on my iPad Pro! 😀👍

2018-11-14: The current lineup of Apple devices is killer! 📱 📱 (pretend this is larger. and an iPad) ⌚ 💻 🖥 I 

2018-11-13: Face ID on the new iPad allows you to simply tap a key (I just use the space bar since it’s the 

2018-11-12: Mini Golf with @alcedine yesterday! 😀⛳🏌‍♂🏌‍♀

2018-11-11: Run Log Update Calendar Week: 45 Total Miles This Week: 2.84 This Year: 267.48 Notes - Need to get 

2018-11-11: Tech headlines are getting so bad. “New Apple Pencil requires $1000 charger” 🀊‍♂ Yep.. and this car 

2018-11-11: This has to be the last 6 pack in the state!! SO HAPPY!! 🍻 😀

2018-11-11: Thank you to all fellow veterans. Salute!

2018-11-11: Today marks the 7th year I have been fortunate enough to call @alcedine my wife! 🎉 🥂 She brings joy 

2018-11-10: iPad Pro 12.9” I’ve used it for a couple hours and WOW WOW WOW ❀ 🀯 💥 This feels like an iPhone X 

2018-11-09: 🎉 Surprise 🎉 ⚠ Flight Delay ⚠ Every flight anymore.. 😎

2018-11-09: Will Notes.app support Markdown in the next 12 months? 🎱 “_maybe_”

2018-11-09: I wonder what it is about airports that makes people fall under a spell, transforming them into 

2018-11-09: Just realized that when I land back in CA today, I will get to unbox my iPad Pro / Pencil / Keyboard 

2018-11-09: Podcast Friday: Breach 🎙 “A new podcast investigating history’s most notorious data breaches.”

2018-11-09: “The robots can’t take your job if you’re already retired.” 😂

2018-11-08: This water tastes exactly like pink Starbursts!!! 🀯


2018-11-05: For Micro Monday I recommend @GetOutAndVote!!!!!!! 🗳

2018-11-04: 😂

2018-11-04: Run Log Update Calendar Week: 44 Total Miles This Week: 2.08 This Year: 264.64 Notes - Pretty sure 🀒 

2018-11-04: 🔗 Camera Lens Made Of Ice!

2018-11-03: VOTE! 🗳 VOTE! 🗳 VOTE! 🗳 VOTE! 🗳 VOTE! 🗳 VOTE! 🗳 VOTE! 🗳 VOTE! 🗳 VOTE! 🗳 VOTE! 🗳

2018-11-02: Every time I pick up the iPhone 8 I have a moment of panic while I think the top and bottom of the 

2018-11-02: Podcast Friday: Legal Wars 🎙 “Hear the stories behind America’s most riveting court cases with all 

2018-11-01: Got a “great” spam phishing email today. They only need my social security number and date of birth. 

2018-10-31: Movie Night: Zombieland 🎥 🍿 🎃 🧟‍♀ 🧟‍♂

2018-10-31: ✅ 12.9” // Space Gray // 512GB // WiFi + LTE 🎉 😀

2018-10-28: Run Log Update Calendar Week: 43 Total Miles This Week: 5.58 This Year: 262.56 Notes - Work travel 

2018-10-28: The iPhone XR is a really nice device! Coral 😍🧡

2018-10-28: How to make an Apple Leather Phone Case. (This display is neat!)

2018-10-28: That’s a new one. iOS / watchOS

2018-10-27: Movie Night: Ant-Man and the Wasp 🎥 🍿 🐜

2018-10-27: Last week in Austin.

2018-10-27: Special surprise coffee this morning! Very delicious! Thanks ! 😀☕

2018-10-26: Podcast Friday: Make Do 🎙 “Tiff Arment and Julia Skott talk about art and making. They won’t teach 

2018-10-26: Went through airport security (Pre Check + CLEAR) and the metal detector “randomly