Does (Screen) Size Matter?

Does (Screen) Size Matter?
Seems like everyone’s got an opinion on the rate of innovation of smartphones these days. Samsung’s just announced its next Galaxy S phone, which comes with several new features. But for many users, the feature that trumps them all is the Galaxy S’ huge screen. It begs the question: Is screen size really that important? Read more…

What Will the Last OS X Be Named?

What Will the Last OS X Be Named?
Numbers don’t lie: when it’s released later this year, OS X version 10.9 will unquestionably be the last major upgrade to the venerable OS. But there are only a few cat species left to choose a name from. Which one will Apple pick? Which one would you pick? Read more…

A Glimmer of Hope for ‘jOBS’?

A Glimmer of Hope for 'jOBS'?
I’ve made no secret of my disdain for the idea of Ashton Kutcher taking on the role of Steve Jobs in the upcoming movie jOBS (despite his uncanny resemblance to the late tech icon). Kutcher’s never struck me as a very good actor. Then I saw this first clip of Kutcher in action… and I’m Read more…

Why Does Apple Approve Fraudulent Apps for the App Store?

Why Does Apple Approve Fraudulent Apps for the App Store?
Came across an app this morning that blew my mind — for a minute. A mobile version of Halo 4 in the App Store? Nope. It’s a scam that instead of giving you Halo 4, gives you a chess game. Yeah. Read more…

How Apple Will Revolutionize Television with iTV

How Apple Will Revolutionize Television with iTV
Apple is working on a television. You know it, I know it. Everyone is speculating about how Apple will make their TV a must-have. I’ve figured it out. I know exactly how and why iTV will change television viewing forever. Read more…

Why I Am Not Going to Buy the iPhone 5 – YET

Why I Am Not Going to Buy the iPhone 5 - YET
Just like every other iPhone release announcement, the relatively recent Apple event for the iPhone 5 got more than its fair share of attention from the press – and the average gadget enthusiast. Apple fanboys and haters alike tried their hardest best to make their voices heard above the din, and come the official release Read more…

Did Facebook Just Declare War on Apple?

Did Facebook Just Declare War on Apple?
By now, you may have heard about the major changes coming to Facebook, as announced at today’s F8 conference. Namely, the overhauled Timelines and new apps that use the next generation of “Open Graph” technology to make them deeper and more relevant to your life. Read more…

Why The iPad Is Great (According To Apple) – It’s The Competition!

Why The iPad Is Great (According To Apple) - It's The Competition!
Apple didn’t miss any opportunity to take a pot shot at the iPad’s competitors pointing out their low sales, small number of third party Apps and their reluctance to leave “The PC era.” Steve Jobs’ speech revealed part of what makes the iPad great: the competition. Low Sales, Low App Numbers, Low Everything Before the Read more…

Should I wait for Sandybridge MacBook Pros? Yes and no

Everyone has been eagerly awaiting the newest update to the MacBook line who have been teased by rumors and speculation. Unfortunately, Intel recently announced a massive recall of all Sandybridge CPUs due to a chipset flaw which causes it to break down overtime. While I could quip Intel shouldn’t have initiated a recall in the Read more…

Why Free Software is Not Free

Mac App Store
Over at TUAW TJ Luoma posted commented on developer Brittany Tarvin’s great entry about free software and why free is a misnomer in her opinion. Read more…