Thursday, October 16, 2014

Apple announces an iMac with Retina Display   

Apple

Apple: Apple today unveiled the 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display, featuring the world’s highest resolution display with a breathtaking 14.7 million pixels. At this amazing resolution, text appears sharper than ever, videos are unbelievably lifelike, and you can see … Continue reading →

Friday, August 1, 2014

Blink   

Technology

From the recently funded Kickstarter project: Meet Blink, the one-of-a-kind home monitoring system that’s ultra-affordable, simple to set up, and equally perfect for renters or homeowners. Our stylish, totally wire-free design houses innovative HD video technology, plus motion and temperature … Continue reading →

Friday, July 25, 2014

Sense   

Technology

From the recently funded Kickstarter project: We created Sense to be simple, uncomplicated and useful. Sense is the first system that combines the insight of your sleep patterns with the data of the environment in your bedroom, including noise, light, … Continue reading →

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

The Dash   

Technology

From the recently funded Kickstarter project: The Dash consists of a pair of discrete and completely wireless stereo earphones.They will playback music through a Bluetooth connection or use the embedded 4GB/1000 song music player. Everything about the design is focused … Continue reading →

Sunday, February 16, 2014

Onewheel   

DesignSportsTechnology

The Onewheel, a self-balancing electric skateboard that was recently funded on Kickstarter, is what the Segway should have been: it has all of the convenience without any of the geekiness. I think this would be a great way to commute … Continue reading →

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Upgrading Mom’s mobile phone

Technology

Over the weekend, my sister and I bought my Mom an unlocked iPhone 5s from our local Apple Store. It is a significant upgrade from my Mom’s previous phone, a Sanyo SCP-4500 which she’s had for over a decade. Feeling … Continue reading →

Saturday, October 5, 2013

Unveiling the Original iPhone   

Apple

Fred Vogelstein, writing for New York Times Magazine: It’s hard to overstate the gamble Jobs took when he decided to unveil the iPhone back in January 2007. Not only was he introducing a new kind of phone — something Apple … Continue reading →

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Google Maps for iPad   

Technology

Daniel Graf, Director of Google Maps, writing on the Google Maps Blog: Last week we launched the new Google Maps app for Android smartphones and tablets. And now, we’re rolling out the brand new Google Maps experience for iPhone and … Continue reading →