Tag Archives: tech

Getting a Little Material Design in Your Apple

What happens when an Apple guy explores Material Design? I love this bit exploration of Material Design by designer Matthieu Aussaguel. I for one would be okay with a little more Material Design in my iOS and Mac apps.

Microsoft Releases yet Another Mobile App on iOS, not Windows

Microsoft just launched a new email app called Push. The app only works with Office 365 email accounts, which makes it useless for most people, but I do find it to be an interesting new app. Anything that makes email quicker and easier is okay with me. This line caught my eye, though: Send is […]

On Apple’s Supposed “Planned Obsolescence”

Tell me if you’ve heard this one before: “Apple just releases updates to make your phone obsolete so you have to buy a new one.” I get this statement more often than I feel is reasonable. There are a surprising number of people out there who seem to think that Apple is out to get […]

Facebook Doesn’t Fit on Your Wrist

Apple Waits as App Developers Study Who’s Buying Its Watch – The New York Times Facebook was not persuaded [by the Apple Watch as a platform]. Three months after the watch’s release, there is no Facebook app tailored for it. Adam Mosseri, who oversees Facebook’s news feed, said the social network had been studying the […]

97% of Early Apple Watch Owners are Satisfied

Apple Watch Satisfaction – Techpinions Given the current customer satisfaction of the iPhone is at 99%, the first version of the Apple Watch ranks closer to the current generation iPhone than the first generation iPhone or iPad in terms of satisfaction. These are very impressive “customer sat” (channeling my inner Tim Cook) numbers, but it […]