No more ‘Doorbell’ category in HomeKit accessories page on Apple.com

Apple
Like most people that bought the Ring Doorbell among other doorbell video camera services probably hoped that thought that doorbell video camera would show up in the "Home" app on our iPhones and iPads. Well it has now disappeared after years of promises by the hardware manufacturers. With the recent acquisition of Ring doorbell company by Amazon, it just seems like we're moving further away from collaborating on technology platforms. One of the biggest reason behind the disconnect is the fact that Apple spends a lot of time in making sure the services and products they support follow a strict protocol for security. Enabling multiple levels of encryption to deter hackers and missteps. Check out the source for some more information regarding the "doorbell" purge. Source: Apple purges 'Doorbell' category…
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What if we killed the job interview?

Communicate Effectively, Lifestyle
An interesting piece on skipping the entire interview process. 100s nay 1000s of people give and take interviews on a daily basis. They're either interviewing to hire new candidates or candidates hoping to land a new job. The problem with interviews is that it almost always doesn't surmount to a good understanding of the interviewer. Sometimes it'll take a few months to really know the candidates likes and dislikes. There has been countless websites and services created to help with this problem, here's a few that come to mind. ziprecuiter.com dice.com monster.com indeed.com But maybe there's another way?! I mean as social media users on several networks we share information, freely and engage with our peers and acquaintances, its quite easy to see who somebody is by just looking at the…
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Avengers: Infinity War – the beginning of an end.

Movies, News
Infinity War is upon us, with less than a week left before it opens in theaters everywhere in the World. One of the longest conclusion to a set of movies for the past 10 years, starting with Iron Man in 2008. History Marvel started as an independent studio back in 2008 and produced their first movie Iron Man with Jon Favreau as the Director and Actor. You've probably read a few stories and articles about the upcoming movie Avengers: Infinity War. It is a culmination of 18 movies in the past 10 years, a decade of movies all pointing to one direction. All good must come to an end for the biggest evil to take over the entire universe. If you don't already know the movies that leads to Infinity War, they're…
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Bees & Bikes

Biking, Podcast
In this episode, I go into the basics of beekeeping, why I picked it and how things come together. Then I go into a bit of details on the last time I went on a bike ride. https://anchor.fm/superjunaid/episodes/Ep-2---Bees--Bikes-e15q39
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Hacks and Hobbies Pilot Episode

Podcast
Back in 2012, myself, Omar and Danish we decided to give it a go at creating a podcast and we called it "StillBrewingIt" It last for about a few months. The amount of time it took to put together the audio for the podcast and just to get together and talking was quite cumbersome. Step-forward to 2018, we have an amazing mobile app in the form of Anchor.fm which enables multiple parties to join and have a conversation and Anchor records all of the audio and uploads it for you to use it in future podcast. I gave it a go and this is my first episode https://anchor.fm/superjunaid/episodes/Episode-2---Bees--Bikes-e15q39
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Apple and Healthcare

Apple
Is Apple following in the footsteps of Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase in creating their own network of Health Clinics? It's quite possible that Apple's been working on this initiative for at least 2 years if not more given that the Apple Watch has been around for a good part of almost 3 years, released on April 24, 2015. But research on the device might've started 2 years prior. Recent History The Apple Watch gave apple a direct link to enabling health-conscious individuals and athletes a way to track their heart-rate and other health-related information with the well-established Health app which had successfully been tracking other human activities such as counting steps, flights climbed, heart-monitoring & blood pressure monitoring via 3rd party apps and devices.With the launch of HealthKit…
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Hello, Sketch 49!

News
Rejoice! Sketch 49 brings us a killer update, reducing the need for a few 3rd party plugins but also giving a head start for new users. Speeding up the user experience and interaction design for the 1000s of UX designers out there. When you launch Sketch 49 and start with their Tutorial File, you'll notice the flag icon (this is the start point) You can enable the "Flag" icon to show up next to your artboard by enabling it on the "Preview" window. Recalling the history When Adobe introduced Adobe XD we were all so amazed by the inherent prototyping ability. Of course, Adobe built the app purely based on the number of prototyping apps emerging for the UX community. With apps like Flinto, Marvel, Atomic, Kite, Origami, Principle, Framer…
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Advice from 41 year old me to 21 year old me

News
I’m sure you’ve already heard the phrase ‘Time Flies…’ Well I’m certain and it sure does! I know you’ve just made a major move in your life. Having graduated from high school and moving to completely different country and totally new people. Lucky for you though most of the people you’re going to encounter are related to you in one way or another. [caption id="attachment_573" align="aligncenter" width="697"] “Two people holding cups of coffee while seated opposite to each other at a round table” by Joshua Ness on Unsplash[/caption] You’ll get advice from a lot of people, mostly uncles and aunts. One thing you want to make sure is to keep in touch with your parents. Find a way to talk to them on a weekly basis, if not daily (since you’re moving away…
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DIY: How to Build a Hanging Bike Rack @ Singletracks.com

Biking
I'm always looking for creative ways to use space and hang bikes. Well, I don't have a lot of bikes, but do have more than one. Found this great article and a DIY on how to save my self some space and hang/store my bikes. Pretty awesome way. Of course, would have to see if I can still park the car in the garage after hanging the bike. Take a look at singletracks.com for this cool Idea! Source: DIY: How to Build a Hanging Bike Rack - Singletracks Mountain Bike News
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