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[IOS] Why Apple is right and the FBI is wrong

In having discussions about home connectivity and the Internet of Things coming to your living room, one of the most common questions or concerns I hear goes something like: Well doesn't that mean the government can listen in through your Echo? And you can insert "Kinect" or "Smart TV" for…

[MP3] A Casual Review of the Apple Battery Case

In a recent debate on the possibility of the next iPhone losing the headphone port to trade off some extra weight (which btw is a whole post itself), I remarked I would take a fatter phone if it just had a decent battery life. As someone who 1) uses his…

[IOS] 3 reasons why I'm not getting an Apple Watch (yet)

My history with Apple products is kind of windy path. I was the kind of person who generally dismissed the pre-OSX generation unless more or less forced to use them. I was actually an Amiga fan at the time and having an OS that I couldn't jump into a shell…

[IOS] Welcome to the NFC Party, Apple

Forbes does an excellent job breaking down why Apple has been passing on NFC, that is until the chip surfaces in the iPhone 6 (and the 6Plus). As they mention, Google has been trying to push NFC adoption with Android for a few years now - but they have seemed…