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Problem with Apple Weather app on iOS

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There’s something weird happening with the Apple Weather app for iOS, the stock one that you have probably replaced with a better one anyhow. But I digress; accuracy matters no matter what the situation. My wife gets the credit for noticing it first. Note the photo to the left and …

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What movies give you chills at the end?

There are certain movies that give you a feeling inside – chills, for lack of a better term. I’m not talking about horror movies and things like that, I’m talking about movies that send a message or have an outcome that resonates. The most interesting ones to me are those …

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Fall is the best time of the year

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I know I’m not the only one, but I really love fall. I love the snow in the winter and the first warm day after an especially bad one, but there’s something about fall that just makes me happy. Fall has a certain smell, and no it’s not pumpkin spice. …

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I love my Apple Watch, but …

Let me start by saying that I love my Apple Watch. I love glancing down and instantly seeing the temperature. I love reading and responding to text messages without having to remove my iPhone from my pocket, even if responding via Siri is far from perfect. I love knowing the …

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The trouble with Twitter Moments

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As someone who has been using Twitter since 2008, I was not particularly excited about its new product Moments. Advertised as a curated way to keep up with the best of Twitter organized by subject, my first thought was … why would I need that? I follow the accounts I …

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Cotton candy and my sweet memories

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About as random of a post as you’re likely to get from me, but I’m a sucker for a memory. I should clarify that. At 42, my short-term memory is terrible. Ask me what I had for breakfast? Ok, that’s easy, because it was coffee. But ask me what I …

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The power of great customer service

I’m a sticker for customer service – good, memorable customer service. I am a firm believer that there’s no other kind. I’m not exactly sure when this quest for perfection began, but I’m assuming it has a lot to do with every job I’ve ever had being in the customer …

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Chicago Marathon 2015

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If it’s October, it’s time for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Each year I go out to watch, cheer, photograph – and this year Periscope for the Chicago Tribune. 45,000 runners, and I’m always amazed and inspired by all of them. Think about it. What were you doing this …

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Homeless in Chicago: Show some kindness

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I recently had the opportunity to take a staycation. I don’t often take time off of work, and usually when I do it coincides with a planned trip somewhere. But this time, I just wanted some time to rest, think and reflect. In the mornings I found myself at my …

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Why you should follow me on Snapchat

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You should follow me on Snapchat. I know what you’re thinking. You already follow me on Twitter and Facebook and Instagram and everywhere else, so why in the world do you need to follow me in another place. Fair question, and I totally get it. Before I got excited about …

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