Apple Kills It With Opening iOS 8

I think Apple has been coasting since Steve Jobs died, trying to find themselves. One of the things Jobs told now CEO Tim Cook was to not think about what Steve Jobs would do but to do what Cook … [Read more...]

The Race for the Internet of Things Begins at Home

I am believer in the Internet of Things, wherein most everything will be connected to the Internet and thereby given a certain intelligence. The tech industry has been talking about this concept for … [Read more...]

The ChromeBook Chronicles

For all the tech geek that I am, I haven't upgraded my computers in a long time. Budget constraints have me stretching things. As far as my desktop iMac, it's somewhat older but still humming along … [Read more...]

Flexible Displays Advance – Key to the Wearable Future

Wearable computing is for real and I think will begin to make an impact later this year. 2015 could be THE year of the wearable. But I think one of the big keys to wearables taking off are flexible … [Read more...]

At WWDC Apple Continues Desktop Dominance While Playing Catchup on Mobile

At its World Wide Developers Conference yesterday, Apple showed off it's newest operating systems for the desktop and mobile. I'm not going to go into the details of features or benefits of anything … [Read more...]

Google is the Most Exciting Company in the World

I read a great article breaking down the recent Google I/O developers conference and what it means to the larger computing world and to Google itself. The article contends, and I agree, that Google … [Read more...]

Amazon and the Decline of the E-Reader

It's no surprise traditional black and white eReaders like the Amazon Kindle are starting to take a serious hit as the popularity of full function tablets rise. Amazon's Kindle application runs on all … [Read more...]

Welcome to the Next Big Thing – Wearable Computing

In technology we are often looking for the "next big thing" and I am ready to make a prediction on what that is. I think it's wearable computing. This is not a brand new concept and variations of it … [Read more...]

Apple’s Big Mea Culpa On Maps

Now that the initial hoopla of the iPhone 5 introduction has died down, we can settle in and take a good look at how things are going for the platform. All things considered, it looks like another … [Read more...]

Managing Expectations And The Apple Syndrome

We would all be so lucky to have Apple's problem. That our products are so outrageously popular, expectations for the next product reaches impossible heights. Apple released the iPhone 5 yesterday and … [Read more...]