Tag Archives: Apple

iPad Market Share & the Media

TweetRecently IDC released their figures on “Worldwide Tablet Shipments”. Shortly thereafter, several “news organizations” and enthusiast web sites wrote about the published figures, using eye catching headlines, such as:

Samsung Presentations Suck

TweetI admit that although my first Apple product was purchased just over four years ago, I may now be termed an “Apple Fanboy”. ¬†Call me crazy, but I just like things to work, and Apple’s products give me that in … Continue reading

On Rendering Engine Consolidation…

TweetToday, Opera made a surprising (to many) announcement that they are replacing their rendering engine with WebKit and their JavaScript engine with V8. The response to this news by developers has been largely mixed, although those opposed seem to be … Continue reading

They Just Don’t Get the iPhone 4S

TweetAfter Tuesday’s (Oct 4, 2011)¬†announcement of the iPhone 4S, reporter after reporter, and analyst after analyst, either bashed Apple, or at best, had a lukewarm reaction. One of the few dissenting responses, by David Urban, called it a “game changer“. … Continue reading

Quick Thoughts On Kindle Fire

TweetOk, so what does everyone think of the Kindle Fire? Is it an iPad killer? Is it step one in a strong strategic plan by Amazon? Or is it just another ho-hum entry in the tablet wars? My take is … Continue reading