About Noemi Tasarra-Twigg

Freelance writer; digital hobo; professional nap-taker; wannabe beach bum; seeker. SHINY!

Apple Christmas Ad The Song Might Make You Shed a Tear or Two

apple christmas ad the song
We’ve never made a secret of our love for Apple ads, and for this holiday season, Apple has not failed to deliver yet again. During a season of overly cheerful or cloyingly sentimental music, the Apple Christmas ad The Song manages to maintain a good balance. It does not do away with the sentiment that Read more…

Buy an Original Apple Watch from 1995

original apple watch
The other day, some dude shelled out more than $25,000 to be the proud owner of two original iPhones in pristine condition. If you envied (or envy) him, you might be placated by buying an original Apple Watch instead. Back in 1995, the company did make an Apple Watch. You might say it was ahead Read more…

How Much Is a First Generation iPhone Worth Today?

How Much Is a First Generation iPhone Worth Today?
Sure, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are the talk of the town these days, both good and bad being brought out into the open. But why go with the flow when you can be unique and show off an original iPhone? You know, those first generation iPhones that changed the way we used mobile Read more…

Should You Install iOS 8.1.2 Now?

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By now, you’ve probably gotten a notification message on your iPhone and other iOS devices that iOS 8.1.2 is now available and that you can update your phone. I usually go ahead and install the newest version when I get the notification, but this time, I might wait a while. Should you follow my suit Read more…

Apple Pay Gets Boost with Priceless Surprises from Gwen Stefani and MasterCard Ad

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In spite of the glitches, skepticism, and flak associated with Apple Pay, the company has high hopes for the technology. It’s not like that Apple is a stranger to glitches after all; and at the end of the day, they somehow turn things around. The latest effort to push Apple Pay is the combination of Read more…

Russian Bill Proposes a Ban on the iPhone

russian iphone ban
It’s nothing new for Apple, I guess. After all, they’ve been on the receiving end of such news – companies, countries, and politicians wanting to ban Apple products for one reason or another. Source The latest to follow this “trend” is Russia. A bill has been proposed by Dmitry Gorovtsov, known to be a radical Read more…

Themeboard App Will Make Sure You Don’t Get Bored of Your Keyboard

themeboard app
In spite of the many complaints we hear about Apple products, both hardware and software, we can’t say that iOS 8 has not brought lots of awesome changes with it. One of them is that we can now use third-party keyboards. Personally, the default keyboard does not pose much of a problem. However, there is Read more…

Welcome the Weekend Early With Paid, Now FREE iOS Apps

paid now free apps
Here’s this week’s edition of usually paid, now free iOS apps. aNote – Screenshot extension for Safari & Photos for iOS8 Taking screenshots is an essential part of life – at least in my book. It’s easy enough to take screenshots on the iPhone or iOS, but there are times when you might need more Read more…

Organize Your iPhone Photos Better With Sortpad

sortpad app
If you’re like most iPhone users, your phone has probably replaced your clunky digital camera. You’ve probably also got tons of photos on your phone, and while you might have had the urge to organize them, it’s just such a hassle to go through all of them – delete, sort, and place in albums. Especially Read more…

Another iPhone 6 Problem: #CrescentGate

crescentgate
Who can forget all the fuss about #Bendgate? After all, social media is the megaphone for every little issue, and expensive iPhones bending easily catches attention. But Apple’s “troubles” with the iPhone 6 aren’t over. A couple of months after #BendGate comes another “gate”, and this time it’s called #CrescentGate. Source While #BendGate was all Read more…