Apple could release a 16-inch MacBook Pro and a a 31-inch 6K display

Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is quite reliable when it comes to Apple’s roadmap. And he shared a ton of information over the weekend in a new report obtained by 9to5mac. In 2019, you can expect a bigger MacBook Pro, a new display and upgrades to iPhones, iPads and AirPods. Let’s start with the Mac. According … Read moreApple could release a 16-inch MacBook Pro and a a 31-inch 6K display

Original Content podcast: ‘The Breaker Upperers’ filmmakers know that breaking up is the worst

“The Breaker Upperers” kicks off with an ingenious premise: What if you could pay an agency to take care of your awkward romantic break-ups? And what if that agency was run by two longtime friends who are starting to drift apart? The film was a big hit in New Zealand last year and is now … Read moreOriginal Content podcast: ‘The Breaker Upperers’ filmmakers know that breaking up is the worst

Apple partners with Oakland nonprofit Dream Corps on Swift coding initiative

Apple this morning announced a new partnership designed to train more people to code using its own programming language, Swift. The company says it’s now working with the Oakland-based nonprofit organization Dream Corps on the initiative, which will see Apple providing technology along with curriculum guidance, professional support and advocacy to individuals in middle and high … Read moreApple partners with Oakland nonprofit Dream Corps on Swift coding initiative

I’m Loretta Stokes, Engineering Manager at Eventbrite, and This Is How I Parent

Photo: Stephanie Pruett Photography Loretta Stokes is a senior software engineering manager and a mentor for female engineers through her work with the WomenGetIT organization. She was recently named the “Emerging Leader of the Year” by the Greater Nashville Technology Council. Name: Loretta StokesLocation: Nashville, TNJob: Senior software engineering manager at EventbriteFamily: Her husband, Nathan; … Read moreI’m Loretta Stokes, Engineering Manager at Eventbrite, and This Is How I Parent

Disabled People Are Entitled to a Free Lifetime Pass to National Parks 

Image: Pexels If you or your child has a permanent disability you may be entitled to a free, lifetime pass to visit the National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands. I actually learned about the program because a friend of mine’s child has Type-1 diabetes and qualities for the program. Qualifying disabilities include physical, mental, or … Read moreDisabled People Are Entitled to a Free Lifetime Pass to National Parks 

Monday’s Best Deals: $112 Robotic Vacuum, Mario Maker 2, Philips Hue, and More

Best Gaming DealsThe best deals on games, consoles, and gaming accessories from around the web, updated daily.    A $112 robotic vacuum, a huge sale on cold remedies, and a preorder discount for Super Mario Maker 2 lead off Monday’s best deals from around the web. For all the best Presidents’ Day sale, check out … Read moreMonday’s Best Deals: $112 Robotic Vacuum, Mario Maker 2, Philips Hue, and More

Emoji are showing up in court cases exponentially, and courts aren’t prepared

Bay Area prosecutors were trying to prove that a man arrested during a prostitution sting was guilty of pimping charges, and among the evidence was a series of Instagram DMs he’d allegedly sent to a woman. One read: “Teamwork make the dream work” with high heels and money bag emoji placed at the end. Prosecutors … Read moreEmoji are showing up in court cases exponentially, and courts aren’t prepared