Netflix's 'Remind Me' alerts you when new shows arrive

[ad_1] The features first started reaching subscribes in August, but it’ll take a few weeks to roll out to compatible devices. You may have to wait a while depending on your platform, though. Smart TVs and others will see them in the “coming months.” It’s no surprise that Netflix would go this route. Its service […]

From the Cookie Monster cat to ballistic missiles: when text and email alerts go wrong | Technology

[ad_1] The US embassy in Canberra, Australia, sent out an email invitation this week to untold numbers of recipients, in Latin, with a picture of a cat holding biscuits in a turquoise Cookie Monster onesie. It was, of course, an error, though not one I can see any reasonable person being truly irked by. It […]