Category Archives: Technology

The myth that AppleCare+ is worth it

Back in 2006, I advised against getting AppleCare for your Mac, arguing that the odds that it would save you money were too low to make it worth buying. In 2011, I reached the same negative conclusion regarding AppleCare+ for … Continue reading

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This is why iOS 8 is such a big deal

Believe the hype! iOS 8 is the most important, most game-changing update to iOS since…well, since the arrival of the App Store in 2008. I don’t say this because of all new features in iOS 8. There are many new … Continue reading

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The last word on the iPhone 6 vs. 6 Plus decision

By now, if you’re in the market for a new iPhone, you’ve probably scoured a dozen articles advising how to choose which model to get: the 4.7 inch iPhone 6 or the 5.5 inch iPhone 6 Plus. So, while I have … Continue reading

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Macworld: The end of an era

It’s the sad end to a glorious era. Macworld magazine is dead. Over. Kaput. The next print issue of Macworld will be the last. But that’s not what is truly sad. Or surprising. The demise of Macworld’s print magazine has been expected for … Continue reading

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