iOS 12 Wish List


I still maintain that iOS is the best mobile operating system on the market, but that doesn't mean it's perfect. There's still a lot of room for improvement, and I hope Apple continues to push forward year after year. Here are a few things I'd like to see added to…

WWDC 2017 Keynote Reactions


My quick thoughts on the WWDC Keynote this afternoon. tvOS Amazon Prime Video — yes! Coming later this year — ugh. Crickets. I really hope they put major effort behind this platform in the fall. watchOS Yawn. I have no interest in watchOS or the watch itself right now. My…

WWDC 2017 Wish List


Tomorrow, Apple will host their annual World Wide Developers Conference. Only Tim Cook knows for sure what they'll announce, but I've got a long wishlist. Here's what I'd like to see: Siri Speaker This is the hot one getting the most buzz this year. It's been around the rumor mill…

WWDC 2015 Predictions


We're only a week away from WWDC, so it's time to speculate on what we'll see: Apple Watch – This one is a no-brainer.  Expect the Apple Watch to be the star of WWDC 2015.  We already know that Apple will announce a native SDK for the watch, so expect…

Apple Shows Its Metal


Inside Metal: How Apple plans to unlock the secret graphics performance of the A7 chip Recall that when Apple first introduced the iPhone 5s' advanced A7 chip, it was first greeted with media skepticism wondering if it was even "truly 64-bit," followed by a communal (and wholly incorrect) story that…

Wow, you’re a real PC.


I think Microsoft vastly overestimates the perception of the term "PC". In their latest commercial, Microsoft snarkily has Siri saying "Wow, you're a real PC" to the competing Windows tablet.  I suspect most of the general public would associate the term "PC" with complication and frustration however.  A PC is…

What is Microsoft’s mobile strategy?


Answer these three simple questions: What is Apple's mobile strategy? To boost their hardware sales by making the worlds best mobile devices and software. What is Google's mobile strategy? To boost their advertising revenue by featuring their services on as many mobile devices as possible. What is Microsoft's mobile strategy?…