DHH @dhh Creator of Ruby on Rails, Founder & CTO at Basecamp, NYT best-selling author, and Le Mans 24h class-winning racing driver. Sep. 19, 2019 1 min read

I ran out of free articles on @wired, and instead of just reaching instinctively for incognito mode or whatever other hack, I decided to check the price and was shocked to find it's only $5 for 6 months of access! And I could pay with Apple Pay. Sold!

As much as I'm not thrilled about Apple also controlling payments, I gotta say that it's made it so much easier to buy stuff both physical and virtual from stores and vendors without having to signup for an account. No ease-of-use penalty from routing around Amazon any more.

And as far as @wired goes, it's great to see them find some of that mojo they lost for a while. I used to read the print version religiously up through the 90s and early 00s. Feels like they're finally getting the grove back online.


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