Web Finds — January 16, 2023

A curated list of interesting links with an emphasis on news, technology, and more by ldstephens

2 min readJan 16, 2023

Ian Bremmer on Putin, Xi…and Elon Musk — On with Kara Swisher

Kara and Nayeema are taping from Europe this week, so today we decided to tackle all things international with Ian Bremmer, the president of Eurasia Group and the man Fortune 500 CEOs seek out to make sense of political risk and exposure. In the interview, Ian projects the Top Risks for 2023 — from a rogue Russia to a global energy crunch.

Norton LifeLock says thousands of customer accounts breached

The cybersecurity company said the credential stuffing attack may have allowed intruders access to customer-saved passwords.

Fantastical start to 2023

“Therefore, as we speak, my Fantastical subscription has expired. Actually, it expired almost 2 weeks ago and I have not really noticed. Since I paid for v2 on the Mac, iOS and iPadOS, the features that are important to me are unlocked. Going forward, I will continue using Fantastical (without a subscription).”

5 of the best journaling apps to log your thoughts and experiences

“As we look to the year ahead, you may be interested in creating new habits and setting goals. Journaling is a popular practice that helps you reflect on your life, while also keeping track of your goals. If you’re looking to get into journaling and would prefer to keep a digital journal instead of a physical one, you can choose from numerous journaling apps available across iPhone and Android.”

The Bear team looks back at 2022 and forward to ’23

“Bear 2 progress update: In short, we hit some great milestones over the past year and are starting to wrap up development. We finished the new Editor for Bear 2, which was completely rewritten from pixel to bit in order to support lots of new features including Markdown hiding, tables, nested styles, and folding.”

Fiddling with my setup and automations

“All of that leaves you wondering why you tried to make a switch in the first place. Because, sometimes, better is what’s always been in front of you.””

Apple Rumored to Have Product Announcement Tomorrow

“Apple will make its first product announcement of 2023 through a press release on its website tomorrow, Tuesday, January 17, according to Apple leaker Jon Prosser. MacRumors can corroborate an announcement is expected to take place this week.”

Originally published at https://ldstephens.substack.com on January 16, 2023.




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