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Day 1 with My Apple Watch

If you are a sports fanatic, tech geek, or Apple mega fan, you have likely been watching your doorstep for the arrival of your Apple Watch. Reports are that about 1.2 million watches were sold in the US the first two days that they became available. Recent reports say that more than 2.3 million have been ordered world-wide. If those numbers hold true, they well surpass the sales of Pebble Watch and Android wearable devices. So what's the big deal? Read on to get my take on this new device.

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New iPad Unveiled

Is the world ready for the new iPad? I've been watching the live blogs from San Francisco and have the wrap up for you on all the Apple announcements today.

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More of Your Favorite iOS Features Coming to a Mac Near You

Apple quietly released a developer preview of the next version of the OS X software February 16, 2012 - that new version has been dubbed OS X Mountain Lion. So what is this next big cat bringing to your Mac?

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By Laura NormanFebruary 17, 2012
Topics: Operating Systems

Does the iPhone 4S Measure Up?

Whether you pre-ordered your iPhone 4S in order to receive it on the 14th or stood in line like me, now that you you have it in hand, what do you think of this cutting edge piece of technology? Did it meet your expectations?

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By Laura NormanOctober 20, 2011
Topics: Gadgets & Computer Hardware

Lions, and iClouds, and iOS Updates, Oh My!

June 5th at WWDC in San Francisco, Apple announced their latest updates to Mac OS X, and iOS for mobile devices, as well as the new iCloud service that replaces MobileMe and further integrates all your computing and mobile devices. I was again glued to my MacBook watching each update roll in from the guys at MacWorld.

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Are iPad 2 Features a Hit or a Miss?

So, the big announcement about iPad 2 came on March 2nd just as promised, and Steve Jobs seems extremely proud of the new iPad device that will begin shipping on Friday (March 11). How about you? Do you think they did enough? If you own one, is there enough new stuff to make you ditch your iPad 1 and go for the new, slimmer model?

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iPhone and Verizon: A Match Made in 4G Heaven?

As an iPhone 4 owner myself, I was curious how the Verizon marriage to the iPhone hardware would turn out. You've probably seen the T-Mobile commercials slamming AT&T for their FaceTime issues and the high cost of their data plans. What about Verizon? Is it more of the same?

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By Laura NormanFebruary 7, 2011
Topics: Gadgets & Computer Hardware

Need Gift Ideas for Your Favorite Mac or Apple i-Gadget Owner?

Okay, so I haven't been on a deserted island for the last three months trying to survive with just my iPhone. I've just been extremely busy keeping up with all the fun new things that Apple has decided to release into the wild in the last few months.

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By Laura NormanNovember 24, 2010
Topics: Gadgets & Computer Hardware

Can You Survive With Only an iPhone?

I'm now the proud owner of an iPhone 4! Now that I'm finally over the giddiness of having this new toy, I'm trying to start some serious R&D work. Can you survive with just an iPhone 4 and no other technological devices? For how long - a day, a week, even a month?

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By Laura NormanAugust 26, 2010
Topics: Gadgets & Computer Hardware

Is the iPad Really All That?

The iPad? Huh. Okay, sounds sort of interesting, but how new and different is it..really.

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By Laura NormanAugust 9, 2010
Topics: Gadgets & Computer Hardware