Is the Mac App Store an opportunity for devs?

Great article at TechWorld: “Apple very clearly considers the customers to be ‘theirs,’” Nanian says. “You don’t get any information about them. In fact, while the customer can post reviews about your software on your store page, you can’t respond to those reviews, either online or offline, because there’s no way to contact those users.” … Read more…

iPad 2 thoughts

The iPad 2 looks like a solid upgrade over the previous generation iPad. Apple has addressed many of the shortcomings of the previous iPad – weight, width, lack of cameras. I understand the resistance to putting a capable iPhone level camera in the iPad’s back facing position, but I had hoped for something a little … Read more…

Back it up

As a new year approaches, it is once again time to resolve ourselves to change behaviors we believe are destructive or unproductive. For many this means starting a new diet, or quitting smoking. All noble causes. However, if you use a computer, may I suggest a resolution that is just as important to the health … Read more…

Apple Reports Fourth Quarter Results.

Here’s the money quote that will have the rumor mill working overtime: “We are blown away to report over $20 billion in revenue and over $4 billion in after-tax earnings—both all-time records for Apple,” said Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO. “iPhone sales of 14.1 million were up 91 percent year-over-year, handily beating the 12.1 million phones … Read more…