Apple Inc. Brings an End to an Era with an Execution

With all the hype going on about tech giant Apple’s new iPhones and Watches, it has come time to remember an old legend. What seems to be a relic now, this product generated shockwaves in the tech world when it hit markets in 2001, shattering records and sending Apple straight to the headlines of every media outlet.

iOS: Then and Now…

With all the hype about Apple’s latest iOS update, it was decided that, after all these years, it’s time to look back on the first few iOS systems and see how far the tech giant has advanced.

The (Lack of) Diversity in Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley has a major diversity problem. While this information is in no way shocking, it has recently been corroborated by data released by (some of) the companies in question. Until this May, most Silicon Valley tech giants were not in the business of releasing their EEO-1 reports detailing staff diversity numbers. When journalists filed […]

Apple Drops The Last Remaining Bitcoin App In Their App Store

Apple has dropped the sole bitcoin app from its app store this past Wednesday, according to Wired.com. The app, called Blockchain, acts as a wallet for the digital currency. It allows for iPhone users that have the app to make online purchases via their smart phone using the revolutionary new form of money. The app […]

iPhone 5S Review

Many critics go ahead and review things ahead of time. They might not have enough time to actually grasp the pros and cons of the product, they might be having a good day and love everything, or a bad day and the product pays for that. When it comes to smartphones, the first day is […]

Switching Between Arch-rivals: iPhones & Droids

The iPhone 5S has been out for only a few days now. The design is as attractive and flawless as the last iPhone 5. The features are definitely improved from its predecessor. The new A7 chip, improved camera lens and fingerprint scanner are the ones that grab the most attention. While many may have said […]

It’s iPhone season!

As it has been happening since the unveiling of the iPhone 4S back in October 2011, Fall is iPhone season. Apple always tries to keep things a secret, so any leaks that might come up in tech blogs can sure be exciting, but never definitive. You never know what you’re going to get until Tim […]

Twitter Contributes to TV Ratings, Launches Music Application for iOS

Back in December, the microblogging site Twitter announced that they would be teaming up with Neilsen to create an official social television ratings system. On their blog, Head of Media Chloe Sladden wrote, “As the experience of TV viewing continues to evolve, our TV partners have consistently asked for one common benchmark from which to […]

The iPhone 5

Has the time finally come? As rumors spread about a possible release date for Apple’s long-awaited iPhone 5, it seems as if “techies” are getting closer and closer to the edge of their seat. Although Apple will not answer any questions about these rumors, sources say word has broken out from a Verizon company that […]

Greenpeace and Others Bite into Apple’s Tough Skin

Apple has long been crafting an image of responsibility and transparency and hasn’t been investigated much until recently. In February, news sources reported on poor working conditions in the factories of the Chinese company Foxconn Technology Group, which assembles products for Apple. The company employs 1.2 million workers who practically live within the factory, taking […]

New Website Helps Organize Life

Surfing the web one afternoon, I stumbled upon a website called Springpad. Springpad provides an interface for its users to create lists and organize any aspect of life. But these lists, which Springpad dubs “Notebooks,” are not limited to text. Notebooks can be filled with pictures and even audio. Not only that, but items can […]

Computers You can Wear: Google Glasses

(Screenshot from Google I/O’s Skydiving experiment, 6/27/12) It’s been a staple in science fiction films, but now an augmented reality headset display is attracting attention as an imminent prospect. Project Glass, design patented by Google, is a program set to debut a product that offers Smartphone see-through display on an eyewear with voice command capabilities, […]