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iPhone 8 Arrives… But It’s Not The Future?

by John Carroll on September 15, 2017

This week, Apple unveiled the next generation of iPhones, a new Watch, an updated Apple TV and a variety of software updates to excite and confuse you. Before we get into details, let’s takes a quick look at the announcements, release dates and prices. What’s Coming iPhone X – 64GB $999 ($49.91 per month). 256GB […]


Looking For A New Mac Or iPad… Or Just A Peek At The Future?

June 6, 2017 Apple Hardware
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On Monday, Apple released updated versions of the iMac, Macbook Pro, Macbook Air and Macbook. The world got a first look at the new iPad Pro… and witnessed the surprise arrival of the iMac Pro. As expected, the big reveal was  iOS 11 and macOS High Sierra… and Apple did not disappoint. This is a long post… so scroll down […]

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If You Own A 4K TV… Consider Buying An Xbox One S

May 4, 2017 Apple TV
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Even if you have no interest in games, there’s a compelling reason to buy an Xbox One S. It’s a full featured Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray player. What Is Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray? 4K Blu-ray has a picture resolution 4 times greater than current HD. With over 8 million pixels it’s a perfect match for a 4K HDTV. […]

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Remote Control – At Last… An App For Codependents

April 13, 2017 Apple Tips & Tricks
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Remote Control is an App with a ton of great features… and it has the exact same name as an awesome 1988 Keven Dillon movie about a video store clerk battling aliens. What are the odds? I concentrate on the App here, but in case I’ve piqued your interest… I’ve included several stills from the movie. I […]

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Fantastic Gifts And Where To Find Them

December 15, 2016 Amazon Echo
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We all know that material possessions don’t lead to happiness. Not giving gifts should be seen as an attempt to provide others with a deep sense of joy. In case your friends and family don’t feel this is an amazing insight… I’ve put together this list of gift ideas you can use in an emergency. […]

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Philips Hue… It’s Lighting Not A Law Firm

September 22, 2016 Amazon Echo
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I’ve been living with Philips Hue wireless lighting for a few months now and it’s been an interesting experience. There are pros and cons, but it’s undeniably the path to the future as it offers everything current home lighting lacks: bulbs that last for years, incredibly versatile light management and complete control whether you’re at home or not. […]

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2016 Brings A New iPad Pro, New iPhone SE And More

March 24, 2016 Apple Hardware
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Apple’s media event on Monday, March 21st provided several important updates, a few snazzy new products and some nice upgrades to its existing lineup. If you have money and poor impulse control… read on. Hardware iPhone SE Display – 4″ Retina display. 1136‑by‑640‑pixel resolution at 326 ppi. 800:1 contrast ratio (typical). Processor – A9 chip with 64‑bit architecture. Embedded M9 motion coprocessor. […]

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New iPhone 6S, iPad Pro, Apple TV, El Capitan, iOS9… And More

September 17, 2015 Apple Hardware
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Last Wednesday, Apple revealed a host of new products and gave several demonstrations that generated genuine gasps of surprise and delight in the watching audience. If anything, it’s pretty clear that creativity and innovation are alive and well in the post-Steve Jobs era. There are so many releases, I’m providing an index: iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus iPad Pro […]

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Apple TV… What’s It All About & What’s Next?

March 26, 2015 Apple Hardware
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Apple TV has has brought joy to many. I’m a late convert myself… and I can’t dispute that it has flooded my miserable existence with happiness. With a recent price drop to $69.00… it’s time to tell the world why the Apple TV rocks, what it does and what’s on the horizon. Why Get An Apple TV? Compared […]

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Apple Watch, Super-Thin Macbook, Updates & A Few Surprises

March 12, 2015 Apple Hardware

Apple’s Spring Forward Event on Monday showcased an incredibly thin 12” Macbook, updates to the Macbook Air and 13” Macbook Pro, final price and pre-order details for the Apple Watch and a few other nice surprises. Apple Watch If you’d like to read about the features, styles and bands available for the Apple Watch, go […]

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