The Too-Efficient Edition Sunday, July 12, 2020

Review: Eve Cam Protects Your Home And Your Privacy, by Andrew O'Hara, AppleInsider

The Eve Cam is a new HomeKit Secure Video-enabled camera that protects your home with high-quality video coverage, but also your privacy by committing only to Apple's smart home platform.

"The Blind Leading The Blind", by Olof Hellman

Each little step towards real inclusivity might be life-changing. If you imagine a world where “the blind leading the blind” is a sign of a well-functioning, caring, joyful world, you can be part of the transformation of society, and the traditional sense of the phrase “the blind leading the blind” will no longer make sense to you. That’s a glorious world to live in.

Just Too Efficient, by Tim Bray

It’s hard to think of a position more radical than being “against efficiency”. And I’m not. Efficiency is a good, and like most good things, has to be bought somehow, and paid for. There is a point where the price is too high, and we’ve passed it.

Apple Supplier Foxconn To Invest $1 Billion In India, Sources Say, by Sankalp Phartiyal, Yimou Lee, Reuters

Foxconn plans to invest up to $1 billion to expand a factory in southern India where the Taiwanese contract manufacturer assembles Apple iPhones, two sources said.

The move, the scale of which has not previously been reported, is part of a quiet and gradual production shift by Apple away from China as it navigates disruptions from a trade war between Beijing and Washington and the coronavirus crisis.

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Sometimes, I wish there is someone or something that just tell me what to do, so that I can use my brain for other things that really do matter to me.


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