Snake Mom

I am now the mother of a snake. Her name is Murphy and she is a ball python we inherited from a friend. It wasn't my idea, but when my children said they'd pay for all the equipment and the food and all the care and cleaning will be their responsibility or else we'll donate [...]

HomePod is Where the Heart is

Apple's Worldwide Developer's Conference wraps up tomorrow in San Jose, but for most of us non-developers, the action began and ended on Monday morning. For many, the most exciting news of the day was the oddly-named HomePod, a Siri device for your living room. With its seven-speaker array of tweeters, real-time acoustic spacial awareness, and a [...]