By Lambert Strether of Corrente
Affected person readers, I’m ending up a submit on RussiaGate 2.0, and so this might be an open thread. I’m additionally completely behind the eight-ball as a result of my iPad, which is a necessary a part of my workflow when I’m gathering materials, appears to be possessed by a demon: Random home windows opening, random clicking, random, livid typing. It’s unattainable to make use of. My iPad is inventory and never jailbroken. I do know that viruses and malware will not be imagined to occur on the iPad as a result of all of the apps undergo the Apple retailer, however I don’t know of every other rationalization. If any reader has skilled this and above all solved it, please clarify in feedback. –lambert
Hen Tune of the Day
Vogelkop Bowerbird, Papua, Indonesia. The fluttering and whirring is admittedly neat!
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