Facebook’s Paper App Available on February 3

Facebook's Paper App Available on February 3
Talk about Facebook’s own reader app has been going around for some time, and in a few days, we will see just how the new app – Paper – will affect the way we consume digital media. The Paper landing page tells us that it will be available on February 3, and the tag line Read more…

Ping Officially Shut Down

Ping Officially Shut Down
The debacle that was Apple Maps was a strong message to people and Apple fans that not every single product or service the company has released is a resounding success. One of these duds was Ping, the social service integrated into the iTunes. Apple has officially announced that it is shutting down the service. The Read more…

Facebook App Gets Major Overhaul

Facebook App Gets Major Overhaul
Facebook just posted a brand new version (5.0) of its iOS app, which it claims is faster and smoother than the old one. Of course, it wouldn’t take much to make that true; the old app was a sputtering, lumbering piece of crap. Read more…

15 Killer Features in OS X Mountain Lion

15 Killer Features in OS X Mountain Lion
OS X Mountain Lion drops in July for just $19.99. That’s the word out of WWDC in San Francisco. We scoured Mountain Lion’s more than 200 new features to find the 15 best and most useful new features worth getting excited about. Read more…

Why Did Facebook Buy Instagram?

Why Did Facebook Buy Instagram?
Facebook just bought Instagram, the photo-sharing social network that started its life as an iPhone app. The purchase price? One. Billion. Dollars. So here’s the elephant-in-the-room question: Why? Read more…

At Last: Facebook for iPad

At Last: Facebook for iPad
We’ve been waiting and waiting… and also, waiting. Finally, it’s here. Facebook for iPad is ready and waiting for you to download. And yes, it’s awesome. 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 Isn’t There a Killer Facebook App for iPad?

Why Isn't There a Killer Facebook App for iPad?
“Facebook + iPad” is a total no-brainer. They’re both content-consumption platforms, both user-friendly, both wildly popular. So why aren’t they willing to walk down the aisle hand-in-hand? Read more…

The Apple Purchase Guessing Game

The Apple Purchase Guessing Game
Lots of talk going around the proverbial water cooler recently, mostly about who Apple is going to buy. After all, they do have $51 billion to spend, so who’s on the list? Reuters puts out some of them: Shares of Sony Corp rose nearly 3 percent at one point on Tuesday, but later retreated as Read more…

Flipboard Makes Magazines Personal

I have a very strict morning routine. 6:00 am hits the clock and I pivot out of the bed to my right, put my feet on the floor, and grab my iPhone with my right hand. Once I disconnect it from the wall, I go through my ritual: e-mail, Facebook, Twitter. Then I get up, Read more…