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[19 Oct 2012 | No Comment | 3,895 views]

The Redmond, Washington software maker’s long-hyped Windows 8 Surface tablet will be dead on arrival, according to a respected industry watcher. Sterne Agee’s Shaw Wu, an analyst best known for his pronouncements about Apple and its products, believes Microsoft Surface …

iPhone, Mobile »

[21 Aug 2012 | No Comment | 3,422 views]

Time to start queuing outside your neighborhood Verizon Wireless Store? Chances are you will be able to walk right on iPhone 5 launch day, which the world + dog is quite certain will happen on September 21. In fact, it’s …

Deals, Mobile »

[14 Aug 2012 | No Comment | 2,263 views]

Whether you’re preparing for a marathon or just grooving while cleaning up the house, Apple’s tiny iPod nano is the perfect companion. And, when you buy a Apple Certified Factory Refurbished iPod nano, it is the same product, with a …

Mobile, Music, movies, TV »

[6 Jul 2012 | One Comment | 2,760 views]

Just in time for weekend listening, Pandora has released a major update, version 3.2, of its popular music discovery app for the iPhone. A complete visual makeover is the basis for big changes that bring easier song rating, easy volume …

iOS, Mac, Mobile »

[2 Jul 2012 | 2 Comments | 1,350 views]

Creative destruction. Apple is at it again and this time the axe is falling on one of the company’s few failures. On Sunday, July 1, Cupertino officially closed MobileMe, their third failed attempt to create and deliver online services. Another …

iOS, iPad, iPhone, Mobile »

[26 May 2012 | One Comment | 4,869 views]

This app has come a long, long way since version 1.0. Once crashy to an unusable fault, WordPress for iOS is now very capable and more than a few folks, such as myself, use it for daily production work. Not …

Mobile »

[22 May 2012 | No Comment | 4,145 views]

How do 50,000 wi-fi hotspots sound? Well, unless you live in one of these big metropolitan areas — New York City (including Jersey, Long Island and New Jersey), Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Tampa and Orlando — the CableWiFi announcement won’t mean …

Apple luv, iPad, Mobile »

[2 May 2012 | No Comment | 2,543 views]

If you were a retailer and had to choose between Amazon and Apple, which was would you go? Big box seller Target might be acting on that question and, though no official announcement has been made, the Kindle line is …

Mac, Mobile, Software »

[26 Apr 2012 | No Comment | 2,421 views]

Amazon loves the rest of us as much as their PC addled customers, just four months later — Send to Kindle for Windows shipped back in January. Actually, that statement needs qualification — Bezos bunch loves Snow Leopard and Lion users, …

iPhone, Mobile »

[11 Apr 2012 | No Comment | 1,454 views]

The majority of people playing Angry Birds on Android downloaded the “free” version rather than paying $0.99 for the sans advertising experience. Is that a good deal? According to researchers at Purdue University, not so much. Using a tool they …

iPhone, Mobile »

[4 Apr 2012 | No Comment | 1,169 views]

The carrier’s LTE network is virtually nonexistent, yet Sprint is promising unlimited LTE data to any and all comers. The company hasn’t said what their pricing will be, but the mere offer is turning heads.
The lads at the appropriately named …

Deals, Mobile, Music, movies, TV »

[30 Jan 2012 | No Comment | 3,038 views]

Arguably, the Bondi Blue iMac saved Apple and the iPod made the company sing, turning Windows users into switchers and millions of lives would never be the same. Additionally, whereas the iPod classic popularized the concept, it was the flash …

Deals, Mac, Mobile »

[9 Dec 2011 | No Comment | 2,960 views]

Are point and shoot cameras passé? No way and there’s no better way to make the point than beefy holiday discounts. Thereupon, the Kodak Store is offer 15 percent and more off everything they’ve got this weekend.
Deals and markdowns include:

iPad, iPhone, Mac, Mobile »

[10 Nov 2011 | No Comment | 1,498 views]

When you look at it you immediately get what a great idea TwelveSouth’s PlugBug really is. Describing it with words, however, really only detracts from the beauty of the thing. If spend a lot of time out and about, then …

Deals, iOS, Mobile »

[4 Nov 2011 | No Comment | 2,646 views]

This year for Christmas my son’s getting Apple’s just-updated Fourth Generation iPod touch featuring HD Video capture, fast internet, Game Center, Messages, Reminders (my favorite feature) and all of the gaming goodness either of us will be able to stand. …