It was one thing to joke about how terrible Apple’s Maps is. But now it’s getting serious.
Australian police are asking people not to use Maps after four people went missing. Read the rest of this entry →
July 22, 2012 in Commentary
Over the last few weeks, much has been made of comparing the newly released Google Now with Apple’s Siri. There have been many videos posted online comparing Google Now’s voice search with that of Siri. Just about every video has crowned Google Now the new king because of the speed and efficiency of it’s voice search. While I do agree Google Now is a better product than Siri, the reason I think this has very little to do with voice controls. Read the rest of this entry →
June 24, 2012 in Commentary
One of the biggest issues with the Android platform is the problem with devices getting updates. Google gives manufacturers way too much autonomy when it comes to updates being distributed to existing devices. Too many times has it taken several months for a smartphone to be updated to the latest version of Android, if it’s even updated all. Read the rest of this entry →