The Raven Browser: Web Apps for Your Mac

Nov 28, 11 The Raven Browser: Web Apps for Your Mac

Posted by in Mac, Online

Raven is a cool new browser that turns web browsing into an App experience.

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6 Reasons iCloud Really Is the End of the PC

Jun 07, 11 6 Reasons iCloud Really Is the End of the PC

Posted by in Futurism, News, Online

Today, Apple showed off features of their iCloud project– an online sync engine that puts your photos, calendars, app data and documents on every one of your devices. While no part of this was totally unexpected, it’s the sum of these parts that matters. 1. It’s safe. In fact, it’s safer than your...

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Storify: The Reinvention of Storytelling

Apr 25, 11 Storify: The Reinvention of Storytelling

Posted by in Media, News

YZKZ7TT85933 Is Storify, the new just-outta-beta storytelling tool, poised to change reporting? Or is it just another microblogging app? One of the criticisms leveled at social media is that everyone is just talking and talking without a whole lot to say. And to some extent that’s been the problem evident since Twitter first...

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Simplenote: An Even Better Notes App?

Apr 01, 11 Simplenote: An Even Better Notes App?

Posted by in Mac, Reviews

Simplenote. It’s exactly what the name suggests, and not a whole lot more. Where Evernote brings massive amounts of features (capture anything, in any format, on any device), Simplenote revels in doing the exact opposite. It’s plain-text only, meaning no formatting. Its organization is based entirely on tagging. And, in...

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Verizon iPhone: More Apps in More Places

Jan 11, 11 Verizon iPhone: More Apps in More Places

Posted by in iPhone, News

Today’s announcement that the iPhone is (finally) coming to Verizon Wireless kicks off the “real” battle between Android and iOS. Why now? Why not earlier? Part of the difficulty in establishing Android’s increasing marketshare stems from the fact that Android is available on all networks, on hundreds of...

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Six Reasons We Spend So Much On Apps

Nov 23, 10 Six Reasons We Spend So Much On Apps

Posted by in iPhone

You’d think you would have stopped buying apps by now. You got your smartphone months–or even years ago. You loaded it with stuff. You’re pretty sure you haven’t even used all of it–or if you have, you’ve probably taken some of those purchases off your phone. So why is it that we all still keep...

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Why the Mac App Store Matters

Oct 20, 10 Why the Mac App Store Matters

Posted by in Mac

Today, Apple announced that they would no longer make computers. Well, not exactly. In fact, they just announced the new Air.  (Which, incidentally, is pretty awesome.) But if there was any doubt as to where Apple is headed, it’s become crystal clear. Computers are meant to be appliances. But whether this will...

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Reviewed: the best iPhone finance tracking software

Oct 05, 10 Reviewed: the best iPhone finance tracking software

Posted by in iPhone, Reviews

So you spent $200 on your iPhone and an average of $4.37 per month on apps, and now you want it to tell you not to overspend. Funny how that works. You’re not alone, though. One of the most common uses for smartphones and PDAs has always been expense and budget tracking… and with good reason. Even an old Palm can make a...

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Why Twitter Just Rewrote the Rules

Sep 04, 10 Why Twitter Just Rewrote the Rules

Posted by in Online, Reviews

  Twitter just dropped a bomb. After months of waiting, they’ve quietly released their iPad app, featuring the most brilliant and radical new interface design in years. It single-handedly changes the course of information design for a touchscreen– maybe forever. And it may be the most innovative touch-based...

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2Do – How to Get Things Done, Quickly

Aug 24, 10 2Do – How to Get Things Done, Quickly

Posted by in iPhone, Reviews

 I’ll admit it. I’m a (digital) organization junkie. I love programs that organize things really well, and look good doing it. There’s a certain beauty about good task management apps, in particular– an elusive balance between practicality and utility. Most software is too complicated....

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