VIDEO: One of my favorite Steve Jobs lines ever.

There’s a lot of ongoing talk and speculation about Steve Jobs current health, which is to be expected after the announcement from earlier this week. I’m not interested in writing about that. We all know the situation and anything beyond what we’ve heard from Jobs himself is speculation at this point. I decided, instead, to Read more…

Apple will be just fine – with or without Steve Jobs

Apple will be just fine - with or without Steve Jobs
At the end of the day yesterday, right after the markets closed, Apple again issued a press release that would have caused their stock to take a huge hit had they let the cat out of the bag only a few minutes before. This time it wasn’t anything as mundane as Steve Jobs not giving Read more…

Let the iPhone Nano Rumors die…it’s not happening

The iPhone Nano rumor is trying to make a comeback after it’s lack of existence at Macworld disappointed next to no one. Now the updated nonsense is claiming that Apple will release the iPhone Nano in China. All of this, of course, is coming to us from an analyst named Brian Marshal from AmTech – Read more…

Can we please stop with the “[insert device name here]-killer” junk?

Can we please stop with the "[insert device name here]-killer" junk?
I’ve been following the coverage of CES casually – and if you’ve been doing the same (to any degree really) I’m sure you’ve heard about the Palm Pre. This thing looks awesome. Some of the people who designed the iPhone have worked on it, and the device looks like an amazing mobile handset. I’m excited Read more…

Is Apple trying to shed the “cult” with a move to CES?

Is Apple trying to shed the "cult" with a move to CES?
The web has been on fire with rumors that Apple might possibly attend CES in 2010. Cult of Mac and Apple Insider both claim to have inside scoops, and there is even word from CEA that there will be an “Apple-centric area” at CES 2010. Now, obviously, this would be another stunning blow to Macworld, Read more…

VIDEO: Macworld 2009 – Thoughts on Macworld 2010

A few thoughts on where Macworld can go in 2010. Read more…

VIDEO: Macworld 2009 – The Back of North Hall

A look at some of the smaller booths at the back of North Hall, and some speculation about what I’d like to see at Macworld 2010. Read more…

Thoughts on the Macworld Town Hall Meeting

Yesterday I attended the Macworld Town Hall meeting – and I didn’t come away from it with a good impression about the future of Macworld. The entire gathering was filled with backhanded comments and down right jabs at Apple for the move they’ve made – with enough “patting on the back” by IDG to make Read more…

Thoughts on the Philnote and the Media’s Reaction to It

If you want to get a look at yesterday’s Philnote you can do so in a variety of ways. They have posted it streaming at Apple.com right here. You can also find it in iTunes available for download right here. Looking at all the articles this morning about the Keynote online, make it very clear Read more…

VIDEO: My favorite Macworld Moment – iPhone introduction

As you read this, I’m on an airplane headed to San Francisco for Macworld 2009. It’s the last Keynote, and Steve Jobs isn’t giving it – that’s kind of a bummer, and I’m afraid it may hang like a rain cloud over the entire, event. I hope not, but it’s certainly possible. I went back Read more…