The Wave-of-Enthusiasm Edition Monday, October 18, 2021

The New Resurgence In Tablet Art, by Gina Fairley, Arts Hub

Over a decade ago, iconic British artist David Hockney first started using a tablet (an iPad) in 2009 to create digital artworks. And we’re not talking just some colour graphics on a screen. We’re talking artworks that have been exhibited in some of the world’s top museums from Tate in London, the Centre de Pompidou in Paris, Museum of Modern Art in New York, and the National Gallery of Australia.


However, it would seem that a next wave of enthusiasm for the digital medium has rolled across our screens with the pandemic, and a fresh take up of Procreate – an app that touts it is ‘made for artists’.

Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger Hopes To Win Back Apple By Outcompeting It, by Mike Murphy, MarketWatch

Intel Corp. Chief Executive Pat Gelsinger still hopes to win back Apple Inc. as a customer, but says Intel will have to outcompete the tech giant to do so.


“Apple decided they could do a better chip themselves than we could,” he said. “And, you know, they did a pretty good job. So what I have to do is create a better chip than they can do themselves. I would hope to win back this piece of their business, as well as many other pieces of business, over time.”

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I'm going to get a good night sleep before I decide whether to buy a new pair of AirPods.


Who am I kidding? I can no longer sleep through the night, and I'll probably be checking out Apple's home page in the middle of the night, and then I'm going to sleepy throughout the next day.


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