Monthly Archives: July 2023
Jul 28 2023
Pasadena Citywide Parking Strategic Plan

Citywide Parking Strategic Plan

The Department of Transportation has been working with parking consultants to develop recommendations for Pasadena’s overall parking program and is soliciting feedback on the final draft, available at

Residents are asked to complete a neighborhood parking survey. Visit by August 18.

Jul 5 2023
Madre Maiz Restaurant Coming to Pasadena

Madre Maiz Restaurant Coming to Pasadena

So far all we know is that is a scheduled soft opening for July 17, 2023.

More details to follow.

Jul 5 2023
iPhone Block Unknown Callers – Calls Still Coming Through

Not sure how this happens, but it does appear to happen.

A call from a number I do not recognize comes in and bypasses my setting to block unknown callers and rings on my phone.

Is there a way scammers are able to bypass the setting to block unknown callers?

Apparently yes.

Jul 5 2023
Twitter Competitors Pilling Up, Spill, Threads, and others

With twitter having somewhat of an uncertain future and users looking for other platforms.
Meta/Facebook and some previous twitter employees have begun to develop, tease and some are launching competing sites.
The most promising thus far appears to be from meta/facebook, which is set to launch on 7/6/2023.

Threads billed as an instagram app, this is what we know so far.
Say more with Threads — Instagram’s text-based conversation app
Threads is where communities come together to discuss everything from the topics you care about today to what’ll be trending tomorrow. Whatever it is you’re interested in, you can follow and connect directly with your favorite creators and others who love the same things — or build a loyal following of your own to share your ideas, opinions and creativity with the world.
pre-order here:

There is also Spill: