Rants ‘n’ Raves

We Pad, You Pad, Not Sure I like the iPad…

I’ve been ambivalent about the iPad since it launched, but finally had to buy one for a project I’m working on. A few days in, I’ve actually changed my mind somewhat. I still don’t love the device, but the things…

Why The Apple Will Fall…

Okay, so that’s a link-baitingly, fanboy-angering title. Caveats first. I own a _lot_ of Apple gear — iPhone, iMac, MacBookPro and lots of software — but I definitely have a love/hate relationship with them. And by fall, I don’t mean…

Nailing the Cloud and Convergence

Back in 1997 or so I had a magical tech experience. I had a desktop PC running MS Office, an HP Jornada running Windows CE and the ever-so-under-appreciated Rex Organizer card. For those of you that don’t remember such things,…