In typical Apple style, the September 9 keynote was all about grandeur. The tech giant announced its three new gadgets: iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and, moving away from the iBlank moniker, Apple Watch. These releases have been highly anticipated … Continue reading Apple’s Announcements are Big, But Not Groundbreaking
There are a ton of ways to sell a phone, and even more ways to buy one. Anyone who’s considered selling their phone knows how hard … Continue reading Sell Your Apples With Orchard App
Welcome to my device closet! I post a lot about my actual closet, but as a tech collector a good deal of my room is taken up by devices so I thought I’d give you a tour of my favourite tech! Laptops: ThinkPad – my current go-to machine. It’s my favourite because it’s a touch screen running the beautiful Windows 8, and its screen swivels and folds to become a tablet! I’m in love with it. HP laptop – also running Windows 8. I like it, but it’s outdated. But my experience with HP has always been positive, so it … Continue reading Trendy Techie’s Device Closet
January 24th marked the 30th anniversary of the Macintosh computer, originally released in 1984. Looking at the bulky box, it’s hard to believe that we’ve come so far in so little time! 30 years ago, computers displayed in black and white, ran programs … Continue reading Happy 30th Birthday, Macintosh!
Ever since I first laid eyes on the original iPad, I wanted a tablet. At the time I still had a flip phone, so the prospect of having a portable device that was controlled by touch was still so new … Continue reading Tablet Wars: iPad vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1
I usually make a point not to watch commercials, but every now and then one will catch my attention. This Windows 8 commercial made me laugh out loud when it compared the iPad with the Windows 8 Tablet, using Siri’s … Continue reading Tablet Wars: Funny Windows 8 Ad
Mac OS seems to be the stereotypical pageant queen of the tech world – pretty and flexible, but not all that sharp. Before university, I was always a Windows girl who wanted a Mac. Now I have a Macbook and all I want is a good Windows PC. Before my current laptop (a 15″ Macbook Pro), I had an HP. I can’t remember the model – all I know is it was thick, grey plastic, and by the time I was done with it, no longer turned on without being plugged in. It was a sturdy thing, but it was running … Continue reading Mac OS, the pageant queen