Clinton Stark

Clinton shoots videos for Stark Insider. Interests include San Francisco arts, hi-res audio, Ingmar Bergman, and ranting about photo realism. Peloton: ClintTheMint. Camera: Video Gear
I/O: Live From Shoreline. Join Online May 11-12, 2022.

In Tech: Google I/O 2022 will be virtual with limited in-person audience

This year's edition of Google I/O is slated to take place on May 11, 2022. Like a lot of events in this quasi post-pandemic, semi-normal situation the event will be mostly virtual, but also with an in-person element (at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California). In very Google fashion, the...
How to use Universal Control on Mac and iPad

Trendspotting: How to use Apple Universal Control, work across up to three devices

With macOS 12.3 and iPadOS 15.4 Apple has fully unleashed Universal Control. The new features basically allows you to work across multiple Apple devices. Up to three in total. You could, for instance, have an iPad next to your MacBook, and using your trackpad move your pointer from the Mac...
Apple Watch on Peloton Bike and Tread

Attention Team Peloton: You can now use your Apple Watch HRM on Bike/Tread

Oddly enough for Peloton subscribers you could previously use your Apple Watch when using the Peloton app on your iPhone or Android phone. No problem. The Watch would relay HRM info to the Peloton app which in turn was estimate calory burn and derive its "Strive" score (level of...
Peloton Bike auto resistance hack - Lanebreak

Here’s one way to get auto resistance on your standard Peloton Bike

'Lanebreak' is a fitness game. But it also unlocks a new feature on your spin bike.
Amazon Luna Cloud Gaming Service Now Available to Everyone in Mainland U.S. with Unique Offer for Amazon Prime Members

Trendspotting: Amazon Luna $9.99/month cloud gaming service takes on Google Stadia

Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) will sell you just about anything these days. Groceries. Post-it Notes. Spin bikes. Rechargeable batteries. Metal shredder claws. Lifelike inflatable elephants. Nicolas Cage pillows. So it's really not much of a surprise that the megacap will now also pitch a cloud video game service. Others have dabbled in...
Is Peloton going to launch a rowing machine?

Trendspotting: Peloton could be ready to launch a rower and Tonal strength competitor

Fallen Pandemic star Peloton Interactive, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTON) could be soon ready to launch new products. Per the Financial Times, there are two code-named Peloton projects in the works (FT article is behind paywall), and the first new Peloton product could launch as soon as its annual customer conference event...
Panasonic Lumix GH6 Mirrorless Camera

New Panasonic Lumix GH6 is ready for the spotlight

In a world of full-frame sensors is Micro Four Thirds still relevant?
New Google Chrome Icon

Trendspotting: New Google Chrome logo all but kills off shadows, gradients

Like a little bit of dimensionality and gradient in your logos and icons? Well, don't look to Google Chrome to satiate your design affections of the past. There's a new look in town. And it's flat. Very flat. With its updated Chrome logo and icon Google has totally embraced a flat motif....
Designed to work with Peloton products, the Peloton Heart Rate Band optimizes your intensity levels in every class.

Peloton announces new heart rate band, helps track noncompetitive Strive metric

Well I didn't see this one coming. Then again, with Peloton Interactive, Inc (NASDAQ: PTON) you just never know these days. Today the somewhat beleaguered fitness company released its own heart rate monitor. The Peloton Heart Rate Monitor sells for $90 USD and is available with either a small (7.5-10.5 in)...