Apple Rumors of Under Display Fingerprint Sensor Seem Wrong

There have been many rumors about Apple shipping an iPhone with a fingerprint sensor under the display, and they are missing some big things that cause the whole idea to make NO sense.

Adding up to – That’s just not how Apple does things. And these rumors seem like more proof that some reporters and analysts still do not understand how Apple works.

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Google’s Stadia Gaming “is so unreliable its cost seems outrageous”

Just last week in Google Stadia Streaming Gaming is Having Troubles: Bigger Problem – Usage Caps I pointed out that the problem with streaming gaming is its dependency on Internet infrastructure and its architecture. Gizmodo’s bottom line is… well, not great. YouTubers too.

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WordPress – My Real World Experience: Astra Pro Theme

Astra is a very powerful WordPress theme created by Brainstorm Force. But it does have its issues. In this article I’ll discuss my real world experience trying to use Astra Pro, the paid for version, on my personal web site KennethAdams.com and this blog.

As the basis for this effort to see if this theme, and others, can get the job done, I’ve documented my theme requirements.

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WordPress – My Real World Experience: Theme Requirements

This article discusses the requirements I have for a WordPress theme. I’ll be using this list to compare WordPress themes to determine which one I will use for my WordPress sites, including this blog and my personal web site KennethAdams.com.

Because I was migrating this blog from Blogger, I had a set of basic requirements based on the comparatively small feature set of Blogger. Plus a list of new requirements that I wanted, in order to take advantage of WordPress, it’s much more advanced technology, and to take my blog and personal web site a big leap forward in design and functionality.

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Google Stadia Streaming Gaming is Having Troubles: Bigger Problem – Usage Caps

Color me surprised !!! Google’s Stadia streaming gaming platform is running into some troubles.

Wouldn’t be the first time that Google has stumbled with products old and new. They kinda have a history of shipping half baked products. Basically their product strategy seems to be to throw stuff on the wall and see if it sticks. Google’s Stadia will be in some good, and some bad company. Can anyone say Motorola acquisition ?

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Apple’s Knee Jerk Reaction to Ban Vaping Apps

It’s totally fair to say that Apple has a very spotty record with its App Store management. Especially with app approval and rejection. And here’s another one that’s beyond the pale. Not as bad as the HKmap.live app embarrassment. But it is in the same knee jerky, dumb assery, short sighted, premature moves, ill informed department.

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Imagine If Apple Did THAT !!! Samsung Epic Fails

Samsung has been havin’ a time of it !!! What with the colossal, calamitous, jaw dropping, really just awe inspiring disaster that has been the Samsung Galaxy Fold.

Boy, yikes…. there was the epic fail of a launch back in April. Then the relaunch in Sept. and the “it’s all good now” but full of warnings to, like, not use it like normal stuff, or ELSE !! Then the, awe so sad, still doesn’t work – that immediately followed. Well, at least Samsung doesn’t let that keep them down.

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Apple Held Big AR Headset Meeting ? Nope. Apple Doesn’t Work Like That

Did Apple hold a large internal meeting for 1,000+ employees on Apple’s plans for Augmented Reality (AR) headsets and glasses ? Nope. I’ve worked at Apple, and Apple just doesn’t work like that.

According to a Nov 11, 2019 MacRumors report titled Apple Said to Release AR Headset With 3D Scanning in 2022, Followed by Sleeker Glasses in 2023 on a story in The Information:

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Big Blog News: New Name, New Technology & New Content Coming

I’ve been writing about technology longer than anyone rational would wish to admit – since high school, which was, sadly, well before the Internet. I’ve written as a paid professional writer, and much more often, just because I was driven to. And I started this blog back in 2012 to have a place to vent ideas.

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