Though Mary McCormack is just one of three siblings, she can relate to the overflowing family life depicted on her ABC comedy “The Kids Are Alright,” where she plays the droll, no-nonsense matriarch Peggy, juggling a houseful of kids but never breaking a sweat.
The city of Aurora has a new smart water meter system up and running.
The system, known as Advanced Metering Infrastructure, brings together the city’s Information Technology Department, along with Public Works and the Finance-Water Billing departments. The new system, which has been running for…
Intel’s Optane Memory H10 SSD is one of those enigmas of PC hardware that can drive reviewers crazy. It is—simply put—a storage technology that is more responsive in some cases, but slower in others.
It’s also a technology you can’t choose for yourself. Currently, Optane Memory H10 is being sold only to PC OEMs, who will integrate it into space-limited laptops and eventually full-on gaming laptops.
Because it’s Intel technology, it’s not going work with platforms it’s not approved for (read AMD). As you start seeing it in new laptops, this review will help you decide whether it’s a feature worth seeking out.
A few years ago I asked “Veep” showrunner David Mandel why he thought the cast of the long-running HBO comedy (now in its final season) was stacked so deeply with performers from Chicago. He told me it’s because the show is “so much about reality — and there’s so much reality at the basis of Chicago…