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November 22 · Issue #115 · View online
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Hello and welcome to Pulse — the weekly techie/businessy newsletter from @perspectiveix. I’m your host, Ben, and I’m working on something new. Click here if you’re interested.
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🗞 NEWS
  • iOS apps on macOS with Apple M1 silicon [link], TikTok mansions go public [link], and a Fleets’ bug made them available for 30 days [link].
  • Apple trying to water down a bill, Teams enticing Zoom users, and a birthday [link]
  • Nvidia to rescue Fortnite, Google goes for encryption, and PayPal’s Generosity [link]
  • App Store’s cut reduced, Google Pay’s update, and less Fleets [link]
  • New features in your fav apps, Huawei’s honor, and Amazon’s next disruption [link]
  • GitHub brings back youtube-dl, Obama on the biggest threat to democracy, and the podcast war [link]
  • Parler, Amazon’s geography fail, and Turkey against Google [link]

from Manchester to your inbox — post-move - Credit: Pulse Writer 😅 on Unsplash
from Manchester to your inbox — post-move - Credit: Pulse Writer 😅 on Unsplash

📊 STATISTICS
Stories at Close to A Third of Instagram Ad Spend Stories at Close to A Third of Instagram Ad Spend
Top Homescreen Widget Apps Have Reached 1 in 7 U.S. iPhones Top Homescreen Widget Apps Have Reached 1 in 7 U.S. iPhones
📱 TOOLS & APPS
  • Lulu: a free, open-source firewall that aims to block unknown outgoing connections, protecting your privacy and your Mac!
a free alternative for Little Snitch.

  • Grammarly: the world’s best grammar checker
nothing new, but it’s always worth reminding others about grammarly.

it’s pretty interesting.


🔍 SPOTTED
  • Microsoft is working on the possibility of reporting a concern about an email received in Outlook for Android [link]
  • Netflix might be adding a sleep timer [link]
  • Instagram is working on a new filter for Direct’s inbox: Close friends [link]
  • Instagram is working on Camera Settings [link]
  • Twitter is working on Auto Blocking [link]
  • Twitter is working on a setting to select when to upload high-quality photos [link]
  • Twitter keeps working on the Audio Space feature. It will be possible to invite up to two people (currently) to speak in your Space [link]. Here’s where audio space creation button will probably appear on iOS [link]; and here’s a GIF about it you might wanna see [link]


🐦 TWEETS of the WEEK
Temet Nosce
Maybe you are searching among the branches for what appears in the roots.

Rumi
Jack Butcher
Success is being paranoid about the right things.
Failure is being paranoid about the wrong things.
Naval
By bringing the world together, social media is tearing it apart.

😂 FUN STUFF
Credit: WorkChronicles.com
Credit: WorkChronicles.com
Aunt Chelle 😷 ☕️✊🏽
Nothing ruins your Wednesday morning like realizing it’s only Tuesday.
That's all for this week...
hope you enjoyed reading pulse as much as i enjoyed writing it. see you next week.
hope you enjoyed reading pulse as much as i enjoyed writing it. see you next week.
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