Recent Court Decisions Should Sober Apple

3:00 PM, Jan. 16th, 2014 · · Columns and Opinions

One of the enduring themes in American business culture is the proper use of power. Unfettered power is a Holy Grail in American business, but it has within it the seeds of its own destruction.  Recent court decisions have driven that point home to Apple.

Does Apple REALLY Care About You?

3:19 PM, Jan. 14th, 2014 · · Columns and Opinions

Does Apple care about you?

A question has been raised by one of TMO's readers whether Apple genuinely cares about its customers. In addition, do Apple customers occasionally have to overcome hurdles that Apple places in the way to productivity?  John Martellaro ponders the question and provides an answer from his own experience.

5 Free iOS Apps to Get You Collaborating

9:59 AM, Jan. 11th, 2014 · · Columns and Opinions

Free on iTunes

In this last article in a series to help kick off your New Year, Vern Seward takes a look at 5 free iOS apps that might help you collaborate with others: Dropbox, Documents by Readdle, DocuSign Ink, Quip, and JotNot Scanner.

What’s the ONE New Thing You Have Time For in Your Life?

4:15 PM, Jan. 10th, 2014 · · Columns and Opinions

For some time now, we've been exposed to speculation about what Apple might do next. Wearable computers: an iWatch (or bracelet) and has a myriad of uses. A next generation HDTV system. An iPad Pro. An iPhone Air. All of that is in contrast to what we saw at CES: gadgets galore.  The question is, what do we have time to absorb? What do we want to absorb?

Apple Need Not be Panicked by the CES TV Blitzes

2:00 PM, Jan. 7th, 2014 · · Columns and Opinions

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is a time for massive PR blitzes and the fruits of massive technical efforts and trial visions of the our electronics future.  Should all the new CES TV technologies and announcements alarm Apple?  Are opportunities disappearing?  John Martellaro doesn't think so.

5 Must Have iPhone Image Effect Apps

2:49 PM, Dec. 30th, 2013 · · Columns and Opinions

Your iPhone may take great photos, but what if you want to take the images you capture and add an extra artistic touch? As they say, there's an app for that, and we rounded up some of our favorite image effects choices for the iPhone and iPad. Read on to see which image effects apps we use with our iPhones and iPads.