Top 5 Most Expensive iPhone Apps

Apple’s iTunes holds a big number of different apps for all occasions and tastes. Most of them are either free or cost some $1-5; sometimes you can see apps for $10 or more, but it’s more an exception than a rule. Until yesterday I used to think that the most expensive iPhone apps cost something … Read more

Safari On The iPad 2

There are countless other browsers in the iPad app store that are better than Safari, that is, until iOS 5 came out Safari got a massive facelift. I was so impressed with the updated Safari browser I dumped my paid browser and switched back to Safari. Let me go through a list of the changes … Read more

A Sneak Peak At OSX Mountain Lion

When OSX 10.7 Lion came out it featured some iOS features like Launchpad, new multi-touch gestures for the magic mouse, auto-correct and auto save. But the latest Apple operating system, named OSX 10.8 Mountain Lion, brings even more iPad-like features to their laptops and desktops. Full integration of all iOS features now not only seems … Read more

What Will The iPad 3 Have?

It’s 2012 and the world (well maybe Apple fans) are awaiting the release of the iPad 3. As is typical, Apple is not confirming nor denying what specs the iPad 3 will have. In fact, they’re not even confirming that a new iPad is on its way. Before a product is released, Apple has to … Read more

Top 5 iPhone Apps For Backpackers

1.  Skype Even the most technophobic travelers will likely have heard of Skype by now and the iPhone app is no different to the website itself. Particularly suited to the new iPhones with the front-facing cameras, the Skype app allows users to converse via Wi-Fi (or even 3G) with other Skype users anywhere in the world, regardless … Read more

Is The iPad Just A Toy?

When the iPad was released I wondered whether this device was really going to take off. Since it was an Apple product I figured it would initially be a big hit since their previous major product release, the iPhone, had been so successful. But the bigger question I had was whether the tablet device itself … Read more

Why I Never Buy Apple Care

Whenever I buy a product, like a refrigerator, television or a computer, I am offered the option of buying an extended warranty by a pushy salesperson. Warranties are how some stores make their money. The profit margins are often times so small that the store makes more money on selling warranties than on selling the … Read more

4 Advantages Of Textbooks On The iPad

The iPad is not just a toy that kids can use to play Angry Birds. The iPad can help students in the classroom as well. Increasingly we’re seeing iPads being integrated into the classroom environment. News stories have shown iPads in elementary schools in helping kids learn math as they play some educational games. But … Read more