Jason D. O'Grady

Jason O'Grady is a journalist and author specializing in mobile technology. He has published six books on Apple and mobile gadgets and his PowerPage blog has been publishing for over 18 years.

David Morgenstern

David Morgenstern has covered the Mac market and other technology segments for 20 years.

Latest Posts

iPhone as a New Year's Eve party favor

I'm taking a couple of days off pre-Macworld Expo and while chilling down in Florida with my family my wife suggested looking for an iPhone app that played Auld Lang Syne and/or had a New Year's Eve countdown timer. I find them all rolled into one – for free.

December 29, 2008 by

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More reasons for Apple to hate Macworld Expo

Apple says the annual Macworld Expo is a waste of money and effort now that it has its retail stores doing demo on a daily basis. Now, some Apple watchers say the company is tired of feeling pressure to release products at the show, but perhaps push has come to shove over what the Expo does to kill sales during the biggest buying season of the year.

December 23, 2008 by


Drinks turns your iPhone into a pocket bartender

Being the holidays, you've probably been invited to your fair share of parties and events by your co-workers and family. Whether you're hosting a holiday party or just want to check up on the correct ingredients for your favorite cocktail, a great little holiday app or your iPhone is Drinks (iTunes, $3.

December 23, 2008 by


Apple dashboard widget vulnerability published

An article (republished by the author here) in the Autumn 2008 issue of 2600 Magazine details a pretty serious vulnerability with Apple's dashboard widgets that could allow access to data on the user's hard drive.Since we may access the system with user privileges, we may edit/remove/create files within the user's home directory (this includes such sensitive data as ~/.

December 23, 2008 by