New Mac mini gets a price cut and Haswell CPU, but loses user-upgradability

There are some proverbial flies in the Mac mini ointment.


Wondering what iPad to buy? We have the answer(s)

iPad Air 2 is best iPad yet, but iPad mini 2 is a sleeper bargain.

iMac with Retina 5K display tempting laptop/tablet die-hards

Post PC era? Not even close.

The Best Free Apps for October 17, 2014

Angry Birds transform into Autobirds, and the universe goes free.

The Best Free Apps for October 10, 2014

Words With(out) Friends, Highway(s) with Zombies, and Daddy(s) with Long Legs.

What to expect from the October 16th Apple media event

A little something for everyone.

The Best Free Apps for October 3, 2014

Pokémon TCG Online, Adventure Xpress and Weather Underground are your highlights.

I’ve been waiting for a gold iPad

Dare I get my hopes up again?

Apple lawsuit wrap-up for September 2013

In which Apple shareholders launch the most ironic lawsuit ever.


Making the switch to satellite Internet – four months on

Reliable, except when it’s raining, and latency lag is an inherent drawback.


iOS 8 and the downside of mandatory backwards compatibility

With iOS 8.0.2, it may not be as bad as we feared.

“Bendgate” nonsense blown way out of proportion

As Seeking Alpha’s Mark Hibben laments, there’s “no defense from stupid consumers.”