💰 IAB Europe’s consent popup
, used by, well, thousands of companies, isn’t GDPR compliant. That means that all those companies must delete the data. This affects the advertising business of giants like Google, Amazon, and Microsoft. Good riddance, I say.
📰 Speaking of Twitter, they might launch a longform (!) feature, called Twitter Articles
. The microblog platform goes full blog, maybe.
💾 Worried that NYT will hide Wordle behind a paywall? Go to the original site
, and choose Save As in your browser. There you go, the full game saved locally.
✈️ Ghost flights, being empty planes in the air to keep airport slot times, has been up for discussion for quite some time. It’s obviously crazy, horrendous for the environment, and a good example of rules gone wrong. Wired has the latest story
in this travesty.
🍺 Remember the iBeer app? It was made by a magician, and here’s the story behind it
. Spoiler: Apple’s somewhat to blame for its existence…!
🗺 Mind maps, such a great tool. But do they need to be organized and clean, using a dedicated tool, or should they be chaotic and free? This, and more, in this week’s issue of Switch to iPad
😵💫 Remember the Wii? It was quite a thing. Well, the Nintendo Switch has outsold it, clocking in at a 103.54 million units shipped. It’s nice to see an underpowered gaming console completely owning this console cycle against the Xbox and PlayStation beasts.