New toys this week. The iPhone X is expensive but very very good. The Xbox One X is also dear and very good but needs some new and exclusive titles to really make it sing.
First proper look at Forza and it is really nice. Kept it back until the Xbox One X was released and it looks glorious in 4K.
- iPhone X Camera Review: Guatemala — Austin Mann
Austin Mann and the iPhone X – some great photography.
- Apple at Its Best – Stratechery by Ben Thompson
Great piece on the hardware advantage that Apple has…and it’s growing.
- In the loop: Jony Ive on Apple Park and the iPhone X
Interesting look at the new Apple Park, but the exclusive magazine cover is just odd.
- The Unforgiving Minute
This weeks must read, espcially if you are a man.
- Something is wrong on the internet – James Bridle – Medium
Strong piece on just how bad the internet has become. Worrysome.
- The Booming Japanese Rent-a-Friend Business – The Atlantic
Wow. A real life Black Mirror episode.
- WhatsApp: inside the secret world of group chat | Global | The GuardianCertainly taken over texting for me.
- How Many Robots Does It Take to Fill a Grocery Order? – Bloomberg
The pace of change in robotics is amazing and with the groth in Ai will be a real issue in the not too distant future for employment rates and our economy.
- How the ATP is rewriting the rules of tennis in order to save the game | WIRED UK
Seems a shame that rules are being ripped up. The last few years in tennis have been some of the finest.