Archive for iPad

Apple’s Lightning Digital AV Adapter is a Full-Fledged Computer

// March 2nd, 2013 // No Comments » // Apple, iOS, iPad, iPhone

There’s been a fair bit of controversy surrounding the successor to Apple’s dock connector — especially the price.

A recent teardown of the Lightning Digital AV adapter (Lightning to HDMI) shows the thing is a little computer — a mini AirPlay device, which does really help justify the price quite a bit.

Apple’s Lightning Digital AV Adapter is a Full-Fledged Computer

Password Management: Remembering Just One Password is Easier and Safer

// January 28th, 2013 // No Comments » // Computers, iOS, iPad, iPhone, OS X, Software

This is how I’ve been doing my password management for probably the past five years, and highly recommend a solution similar. I can’t tell you how much of a fan I am of 1Password on both OS X and iOS. Totally worth the cash.

But remember, the biggest security flaw is yourself. Social engineering is by far the highest probability of your account getting compromised, and no password can save you from yourself.

Password Management: Remembering Just One Password is Easier and Safer

“iMac Touch” Parody Video

// November 5th, 2012 // No Comments » // Apple, Funny Stuff, iOS, iPad, Video

Fellow Apple fans should find this as funny as I did. By now, I’m sure you’ve seen the iPad Mini commercials playing “Heart and Soul.” This riffs on that commercial and concept.

Pretty amusing IMHO.

iOS 6: List of All The 200+ New Features

// August 24th, 2012 // 1 Comment » // Apple, iOS, iPad, iPhone

There’s just not the same excitement surrounding iOS 6 as there have been for past versions of the mobile OS — at least not for me.

But, I am a little more excited for its release next month after taking a look at the comprehensive feature list in the article linked below.

iOS 6: List of All The 200+ New Features

E3 2012: Microsoft SmartGlass Connects Xbox to iPhone, iPad

// June 4th, 2012 // No Comments » // Gaming, iPad, iPhone, Tech, TV Talk

This is something that can and will get some use in our household. Between this announcement and the recent announcement of Amazon Instant Video on Xbox 360, our Xbox 360 in the living room just got a lot more useful.

E3 2012: Microsoft SmartGlass Connects Xbox to iPhone, iPad