Roberto Mateu's microblog

Winter is coming. However, if you do order an ark of the covenant, we are able to find it.

Saw Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. Amazing effects but overall editing gave me a prequels vibe: forced and far from the delight of Fifth Element.

Polyfact
> The best way to browse Reddit’s /r/todayilearned/

Just wasted a good 10 min on this app.

I’ve switched my writing (as if) to Ulysses, but IA Writter 5 is a very clean update. Looking forward to the Mac version.

Exile’s Kiss You All Over is one my favorite new discoveries of the Red Oaks soundtrack.

This open letter to Apple regarding foreign taxes is the perfect example of why Scott Galloway says that Europe is going to be the downfall of the four tech giants.

CrossOver for ChromeOS (via android) is a very intriguing idea.

Excited for Firefox 57 on the desktop and Firefox 10.0 on iOS coming next week.

Been trying to send money to Costa Rica for almost a week… so I welcome our upcoming Apple Pay for iMessage overlords.

Today while playing Robie told me Papi, cell aquí and pointed to the floor so I’d put the iPhone down. Multiple emotions, including amazement and a pinch of shame.

Taking a break from Sci-Fi, started The Nix by Nathan Hill last night.

Some app updates make me hungry.

Giving up on New York 2140 by Kim Stanley Robinson. Usually love his books, but this is a mess of a novel. Story is all over the place and characters are two-dimensional. Really doesn’t read like him.

The building blocks of Saturday.

No iPhone X for me. Rational reason is cost saving, but there’s something else. I struggle with staring at my screen when life is happening around me, and an iPhone that’s all screen is a metaphor too clear to ignore. So checking out of the upgrade race this year.

Embracing Friday.

Finished Red Oaks last night. Probable the best summer tv show I’ve seen. Enjoyed it a lot, and it even made think a few times. Hight recomended (it’s on Amazon).

Read-It-Never: Instapaper and therapeutic self-delusion carefultech.net/2017/11/r…

Ouch – the it hurts because it’s true kind

In iOS 11, you can customize how the Notes app works when it’s triggered from Control Center

News to me and very useful.

Reddit’s favorite learning books, from 3.5B comments redditfavorites.com

From a quick glance, useful page.