Category Archives: Apple
When Devin called, I knew instantly that he was sad. After the introductory, “Hey Granddad”, he said, “Steve Jobs died”, wiping a tear from his eye. I knew that because he had called me using FaceTime from his iPod. I said, “Yeah, I heard. Steve Jobs was one of my heroes.” “Mine, too”, he said. Devin is 9 years old, by the way, and has been exposed to Apple’s technology since he was old enough to reach a keyboard. His Mom, our daughter Angela, started using an Apple II in elementary school, both at home and in class. And so did our son Michael, neither realizing how miraculous that was to me, a young electrical engineer at the time. Continue reading
…you’re gonna NEED an iPad.
I’m an Apple fan and have been a Mac user for years, but I agree with Jon Stewart. This Apple vs. Gizmodo situation has gotten out of hand. And funnier by the day. To make matters worse, it was an NC State (my alma mater) alum that lost the “prototype” phone in a bar!