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

iTunes Plus: a primer

CNet UK's Nate Lanxon has posted an excellent primer on Apple's DRM-free music, iTunes Plus, which was launched in May 2007. From Apple's FAQ:iTunes Plus refers to songs and music videos available in our highest-quality 256 kbps AAC encoding (twice the current bit rate of 128 kbps), and without digital rights management (DRM).

January 13, 2009 by

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Has Apple gotten lazy?

I know it's hard for a company to reinvent itself on essentially a semi-annual basis, but the fact of the matter is that Apple's over all product line has become stagnant. iPod hasn't had a huge enhancement since video, iPhone, although intrinsically software upgradable to add valuable feature releases, hasn't seen anything great since Exchange support (despite much publicized need of several enhancements), and the entire desktop line hasn’t received much needed attention in a very long time.

January 12, 2009 by

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Griffin Clarifi nails it

I am regularly taking pictures of customer's driver's licenses for work whenever a photocopier is not available. The only problem is that the iPhone 3G's camera phone takes blurry pictures at three inches.

January 12, 2009 by

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