The Case of the 500-Mile Email

I came across the story of the 500-Mile Email quite some time ago, but it’s an absolute classic:

I was working in a job running the campus email system some years ago when I got a call from the chairman of the statistics department.

“We’re having a problem sending email out of the department.”

“What’s the problem?” I asked.

“We can’t send mail more than 500 miles,” the chairman explained.

I choked on my latte. “Come again?”

“We can’t send mail farther than 500 miles from here,” he repeated. “A little bit more, actually. Call it 520 miles. But no farther.”

Consistently Connect iPhone to Mac Over Bluetooth

Since I started using bluetooth more heavily with my iPhone and Macbook, I have had major connection issues. Once the devices were paired, trying to connect them would often result in errors. Finally, after far too much frustration, I believe I know how to connect my iPhone and Macbook consistently.

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