That Watch

The Causeway Bay Apple store has two floors selling watches. Apple clearly thinks it has a winner.


I enjoyed leaving it as a jellyfish watch face.


Clever linked iPad which explains what’s going on and how to navigate.

I can see why there is a learning curve: there’s no consistent back or home gesture. Things behave differently in different apps as well.

Very interesting, though.


Must read on the purpose of ISIS.

Tl;dr a real threat to the region based on a strict interpretation of the prophet’s writings. Not the only available interpretation, but definitely Islamic. Having declared a caliphate, the scripture requires certain elements that will only increase the killings and destruction.