Category Archives: Analysis

Browser Wars Ignite Again

Major news about core web browser technology is not very frequent so it was quite a surprise that there were two big stories this week on the topic. Both of which can have a serious effect on how we browse … Continue reading

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Is the iPad mini Too Expensive?

After months of speculation Apple has finally unveiled a smaller iPad, the iPad mini. Like the iPhone 5’s release, there were few surprises about the hardware as most of it had been leaked well in advance. The only shock was … Continue reading

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Is the iPhone Only For Old People?

I have always thought of Apple’s products as being cool. Because of this, in addition to being easy to use and great looking products, they’re also status symbols. This has been true for iPods, MacBooks, and iPhones. People didn’t want … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Amazon’s new Tablets

In early September Amazon hosted an event introduce its new line of Kindle devices. I won’t dive into all of the devices and features as you can see the specs on Amazon.com. I’ll discuss what I think is interesting and important about … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the iPhone 5 and new iPods

Apple introduced the iPhone 5 and new iPods on September 12. I haven’t had a chance to play with them yet (they won’t be in stores until next week), but I have seen the introduction event and read reviews of the … Continue reading

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Apple vs. Samsung Thoughts

The technology trial of the century (Apple vs. Samsung) is over and has concluded with a pretty big victory for Apple. Considering the stakes (Apple asking for $2.5 billion) the trial was quite short at only about three weeks and … Continue reading

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Mobile Update – August 6, 2012

Hi mobile followers! Here are some of the interesting recent stories in mobile industry along with my unique commentary. Mobile News Making Sense of Mobile Browser Marketshare Numbers I’ve been seeing all sorts of different data about mobile browser market … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Microsoft Surface

On June 18 Microsoft unveiled a new family of tablets; the Surface for Windows RT and the Surface for Windows 8 Pro. I found this name curious as there already is a Microsoft product called “Surface”. Terrible naming aside, the … Continue reading

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Verizon’s data sharing plans

Verizon announced its new “Share Everything” plan which will be available on June 28. This lets families with multiple devices share unlimited voice, unlimited texting, and (for the first time) a fixed amount of data. Previously each device needed its … Continue reading

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Thoughts on iOS6 and WWDC

Apple took the wraps of of iOS 6 at WWDC this week. I’m not going to review all of the new features as there are many other sites you can go to for that (see Apple). Instead, I will discuss what … Continue reading

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