Substack’s expanding into the world of comics, recruiting several prominent creators. Also: a look at Substack alternatives.
I look at reasons why the 2020 Summer Olympics took a ratings nosedive in the US, from Tokyo’s time zone to the changing media landscape.
CNN plans to launch a spin-off paid streaming service, “CNN+,” which will launch in early 2022 as a supplementary subscription news service.
A look at five annoying aspects about websites, including site notifications, lack of HTTPS, and one of the most obnoxious, autoplaying videos.
A look at how to stream the 2020 Summer Olympics. Despite Peacock’s existence, Americans will still need cable for full coverage.
A list of various sources of free stock photos featuring people of color, including Creative Commons licensed images.
An HBO Max review for 2021, including what’s changed since the streaming service’s initial launch, as well as its current pros and cons.
A look at blocking autoplay videos in the most popular desktop and mobile web browsers, i.e. Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Microsoft Edge.
A look at how the “Big Five” tech companies are planning to observe the newest US federal holiday, Juneteenth.
Apple at this year’s WWDC announced extended support for older iPhones and iPads via iOS 15 and iPadOS 15.