One thing I learned about being a full-time, at-home writer: people don’t respect your time. It’s like, “You’re a writer? Haha, that’s funny. Why don’t you come over and help me paint my house? I’m counting on you.” That sort of thing.
Apple didn’t put a little home in each of its stores, but TechCrunch reports, “Apple has unveiled interactive HomeKit experiences in 46 of its retail stores worldwide ... when you go into Apple’s new retail stores you’ll be able to use the Home app from either an Apple Watch, iPhone or iPad to control devices like the Philips Hue light bulb, the Hunter ceiling fan and many others.”
As a quick note, this is a list of the IntelliJ IDEA keystrokes I use on my MacOS systems:
One reason why it’s hard to get home delivery in Alaska.
Here’s a photo of the building I grew up in, in Chicago, Illinois. (Thanks, Google Maps.)
Here’s a side view of the building I grew up in, in Chicago, Illinois. (Thanks, Google Maps.) I used to throw a baseball or tennis ball against that garage for hours.
Here’s an article about “bestie” friends who built a row of small houses next to each other.
This pictorial shows a series of images where a man is working on a project to use a Tesla battery pack custom to power an “off-grid solar power setup.” After reviewing the images, follow the link in the first paragraph of the pictorial to learn more about what he’s doing.
dwell magazine is my favorite magazine about houses and home design. They have a lot of good articles about modern architecture, cool prefab homes, energy efficiency, and much more.
This is the view from my home office. I’ll be moving soon, and this is what I’ll miss most.