A study by research firm SensorTower reports that the world’s most popular apps (based on number of downloads) are largely dominated by Facebook. WhatsApp, a messaging app bought a few … Read moreThe world’s most popular apps I actually use
On Monday, Apple kicked off its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) with a keynote address announcing various Apple software news. I’ll give my thoughts on each major news item below. For details … Read moreMy thoughts on Apple’s 2016 WWDC news
A study by research firm Gartner has revealed that smartphone sales are still growing, though growth last year was the slowest since 2008. The study also revealed that Android and iOS now dominate … Read moreAndroid or iOS are the only (popular) mobile OS choices
On Monday, Apple held its World Wide Developers’ Conference (WWDC), where it announced an assortment of new software features. While there’s more details here, I thought I’d throw in my … Read moreApple announces next version of OS X, Apple Music streaming service
Given my cross-platform and multiple operating system device usage, I have a fair amount of interest in software that’s compatible across multiple “eco-systems,” or “walled gardens” if you prefer. When … Read moreMy favorite digital comic readers by operating system
Yesterday, with zero advance notice, came some big comic news: Amazon stated that Comixology will drop in-app purchases for iOS users, to avoid Apple’s 30% cut of all in-app sales … Read moreComixology removes in-app purchasing from iOS apps
Lately, I’ve been considering going to high definition for future movie and TV show purchases. Between the direction things are moving, my owning an HDTV set, and that the HD … Read moreBlu-ray vs. digital media stores: which option’s better for multiple mixed-OS devices?
This week, Apple announced a slew of new product information. While multiple tech sites have covered everything in detail, I thought I’d give my reactions toward the bigger news points … Read moreApple’s big tech news: revamps for the Mac Pro and iOS 7, announcement of OS X “Maverick”