Archives For Kevin Purcell
Hurricane Sandy proved to powerful for Google, forcing the tech giant to postpone an event for Android 4.2, the LG Nexus 4 and the Nexus 10 tablet in NYC.
Apple introduced not one but two new iPads this week, but I'm not going to upgrade my old iPad for either one. Here's my reasoning for not bothering.
We compare the most important features of the Kindle Fire HD and the new iPad mini that Apple just announced at their speical event in California.
Should an owner of the larger 10" iPad get the new iPad mini? That depends on their usage and which kind of IPad they own. We consider all the options.
We look at the new features of the surprise 4th generation iPad announced along with the iPad mini to help user decide if its worth an upgrade from 3rd gen.
If you want to buy the new iPad 4th gen or iPad Mini, then selling your old iPad might help defray the cost. We look at how to get the best value.
Apple bragged about the Apple sales and figures. They gaudy numbers about iPad, iPod Touch, iPhone 5, Mac and iOS hit.
The Apple Special Event will be streamed live via Apple TV. What does this mean for the future of Apple TV and special live media events on the device?
Apple may launch iTunes 11 in conjunction with their Apple Special Event announcing the new iPad Mini today in San Jose. Here's a list of some new features.
The Mugen Power 4600mAh Extended Battery for the Samsung Galaxy S III comes with NFC and more than doubles the battery life of the Galaxy S III..
Apple needs to deliver a trio of features to make the iPad Mini worth buying. Here are the three features I want in the iPad Mini.
Cloud Outliner helps users make simple outlines and lists. Here's an overview of the features to help users figure out if the app is really worth the price?
The new Pogoplug Family backup service gives users a great deal with some extras that no other cloud storage matches for price or features.
Apple may hold an iPad Mini launch event on October 23rd, with iPad Mini pre-orders starting shortly after if Apple plans to steal the thunder of Windows 8.
The Parallels Mobile app lets me log into my virtual operating systems installed via Parallels Desktop 8. It's a nice add-on app that works well.
We see some amazing new photos of what seem to be the new iPad Mini. They could show the new iPad Mini or might be good knock offs. See the images here.
Apple continues to offer an iCloud deal to former MobileMe subscribers, offering an extra year of 20GB iCloud service free of charge.
A Samsung Galaxy Note 2 drop test shows how it does if I accidentally drop the phone from three typical heights. This video shows the results of the test.
The Domeskin skins the iPhone 5 and other gadgets with a thick padded skin that decorates and helps protect the backing of your phone or computer.
The ReadyCase for iPhone 5 offers a swiss army knife approach for an iPhone case that I think even MacGyver would love. It offers a lot of useful tools.
The CableJive dockBoss+ iPhone 5 Kit is a Lightning Cable Adapter for the iPhone 5, connecting to 30-pin accessories. Use it to connect to digital & analog.
I'm going to show you how to set a Passcode on Lock Screen with the Apple iPhone 5 in order to secure private data or keep pranking friends from your phone.
I compare Apple iPhone 5 vs. Galaxy S III in every category one might imagine and decided that while I like the larger S III screen, they're equals.
If the iPhone 5 or iOS 6 Apple Maps app has you down, select from one of these great Maps and navigation apps for iPhone that range from free to high-end.
While many complain about Apple's new Lightning connector, I love the thing. It's easier to use and Apple says it works more efficiently too.
For a limited time buyers can get the ZooGue Social Case for Apple iPhone 5 for free plus shipping and handling. See it here and watch cool zoogue videos.
A new version of Sktich cleans up the interface and now works on an iPhone in addition to the iPad, Android and Mac. Here's all the details with video demo.
The Apple iPhone 5 and the Samsung Galaxy S III get a head to head drop test on video. See how the two most popular phones one from each camp fares.
Here is our iPhone 5 Unboxing video. We take the 32GB White iPhone 5 out of the package and show off the new EarPods and Lightning connector.
the iFixit iPhone 5 Teardown shows that Apple's new flagship handset is easier to repair thanks to a display that comes off with fewer steps than iPhone 4.
Here are the 5 apps for the iPhone 5 that I'm going to download as soon as I get my phone. They will make the bigger four-inch screen great.
The xWallDock, a Kickstarter project, replaces a wall outlet faceplate turning it into a charging dock for iPhone, iPad or other smartphones and tablets.
I fixed my Samsung Galaxy S III GPS signal problems using the Android app GPS Status and Toolkit. It worked well and costs nothing but some time.
Choosing an iPhone 5 based on which carrier offers the best 4G LTE coverage is easier thanks to this AT&T vs. Verizon vs. Sprint 4G LTE coverage map.