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
2022 Amazon Fire 7 tablet specs June

New Amazon Fire 7 tablet has USB-C, 16GB storage, costs only $60

Inflation is running rampant. But apparently not so when it comes to Amazon's pricing strategy for the latest version of its popular tablet. Amazon today revealed an updated Fire 7 tablet. Now available for pre-order and shipping end of June, the updated model retains a very important feature: the price. At...
Peloton product news and feature updates

Peloton News: Listen to ‘Peloton Radio’ while taking a scenic ride

Peloton has quietly rolled out a small feature update that should please many subscribers. Dubbed "Peloton Radio" you can now listen to curated music while on your Peloton. The feature is available for both scenic rides and runs so you can take advantage of this "sonic upgrade" to give you...
Apple iPhone 14 - What to expect - pricing, notch, models

Report: New 2022 iPhone 14 to likely cost $300 more

In a world of ever increasing pricing this may not come entirely as a surprise. Bloomberg is reporting that the iPhone 14 launch may include a bit of sticker shock. As in $300 worth. Here's the lineup that Bloomberg's Mac guru Mark Gurman expects to see later this year: 6.1-inch iPhone 14 ...
Miracle in Milan - Vittorio De Sica

Film Gems: Criterion Collection April Releases

Criterion continues to impress. Their streaming service platform, the Criterion Channel, has built up a veritable war chest of iconic films. If you're a fan of cinema you might want to check out the app on your device of choice. I have it installed on an NVIDIA Shield. There's no...
Whitewater Wipeout - Playdate

Playdate is a lo-fi handheld gaming device with a quirky crank

Handheld gaming has been around for a long time. In the late 1980's and early 1990's -- during its original ascent -- companies like Nintendo (Zelda, Game Boy), Sega (Game Gear), Neo Geo (Pocket) led the charge with cartridge-based portables that brought allowed gamers to bring thrills on the...
New Tesla Supercharger off-peak schedule for California drivers

Tesla shifts off-peak supercharging schedule by two hours, now 9pm to 11am (California)

Most Tesla owners, and EV owners for that matter, know that the best time to charge their vehicle is during off-peak hours when energy rates are the most cost effective. Both at home and also, when you can, on the road using Superchargers during a trip. The difference in...
Is Peloton going to launch a rowing machine?

Peloton rolls out body activity monitoring feature

Peloton users may have noticed a pop up screen over the last few days announcing a new feature. This one is called 'Body Activity.' and is available on the various Peloton apps as well as the web site where you'll see it under your Overview section as well as related...
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...