Drat It | The passage of time – and alarm clocks
I loved that clock, and its gentle tick-tock lulled me to sleep every night. I was not a fan. Waking up to that same commercial day after day drove me nuts, but it never occurred to me to listen to a different station. Mornings simply belonged to ...
May 17, 2015
Will the Apple Watch Eclipse the Classic Swiss Watch?
Which brings up the big ticking elephant in the room: Apple Watches will almost certainly never be heirloom pieces, no matter how much gold they are carved from, because, like your iPhone and MacBook, they will inevitably become obsolete. Meanwhile ...
April 16, 2015
Every built-in Apple Watch app, ranked
The Activity interface is so compelling that it's the first in my list of glances, and I find myself tapping into the full app from the glance not because I actually need more info, but because I'm just curious to see the full set of stats. .. You ...
May 8, 2015
Everything You Need To Know About The Apple Watch
"It's not just with you, it's on you," Cook said of the new gadget. The Apple Watch's basic features haven't changed since it was first announced in September, but Kevin Lynch, Apple's vice president of technology, went through highlights Monday. We've ...
March 9, 2015
The Electronic Composer in the Modern Age
Now that he's followed it so quickly with Computer Controlled Acoustic Instruments pt2 (there is no pt1), it seems like he's keeping the promise he made in Rolling Stone shortly before Syro came out: to release a series of albums and brief, EP-length ...
March 22, 2015
Why You'll Hate the Apple Watch And The Important Business Lesson You Need ...
Finally, hygienic or “basic” features are must-haves. Customers not only expect these attributes, but they depend on them. If the Apple Watch is bad at telling time, for example, you would undoubtedly be very ticked (tocked) off. Ellen DeGeneres ...
April 21, 2015
Apps for when it's time for kids to tell time
Tiny the chicken buys an alarm clock for the Rooster and needs your child to set it to the correct time. Wake the Rooster guides your child to tell time on an analog clock. Telling Time with the SmurfsCost: $2.99Ages: 4 and upInteractive storytime with ...
April 24, 2015
With Orlando City SC slipping down table, Adrian Heath says time is now to put "wins in the bank"
ORLANDO – Adrian Heath knows the clock is ticking more urgently on Orlando City SC’s bid to be a first-season playoff contender, and he has sounded an alarm cry for his troops ... Martin Paterson is definitely a non-starter, though, after picking ...
June 5, 2015
Alarm Dock gives your iPhone a gorgeous analog makeover
The Alarm Dock from ... of those old ‘flip clock’ style alarm clocks from GE. This is almost irresistible for an analog lover like me. I still remember watching my grandfather’s flip clock, which was almost this exact shape, ticking over the hours ...
May 7, 2015
Rotate This Travelers' Clock To Switch Time Zones Effortlessly
Korean designers' clock ensures you'll never lose a minute to time zone adjustment. If you're a frequent traveler who has an analog time piece fetish ... rotating its cylindrical frame, and keeps ticking while you're zone hopping so there's never a ...
March 3, 2015
The Timer and the Ticking Clock of Parenting
I can't think of a more heavy-handed metaphor in the world than the ticking clock of parenting ... Until a sudden and harsh alarm bell lets you know exactly where your priorities should be. Maybe Super Dads don't need such a reminder, but my cape is ...
February 17, 2015
Clock ticking for Mainers to buy health coverage on exchange
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Time is running out for Maine residents who want to sign up for coverage on the health care exchange. Sunday is the last day to buy subsidized private insurance on Healthcare.gov through President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act ...
February 12, 2015
9 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Your Body's Internal Clock
Sure, you can adjust the time displayed on your alarm clock for the Daylight Saving Time change, but your body might not be so quick to take a hint. And you can thank your internal clock for that ... clocks that keep on ticking up and down grocery store ...
November 2, 2014
The Diary: Elizabeth Spiers
Why a meditation workshop might be a necessary antidote to the ticking alarm clock of life ... In a few hours, my alarm clock will go off. My non-internet-enabled alarm clock that, at a slowly rising volume, wakes me with the soothing sound of radio ...