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Watch the Summer Olympics on Your Mac or iOS device

2:14 PM, Jul. 24th, 2012 · David Winograd · Reports


The Summer Olympics are coming and 29 percent of the US is not expected to watch it on TV. Between streaming to computers, mobile devices and reading electronic media to get information on the events, this has the potential to change the face of media consumption entirely. David Winograd takes a look at some alternatives in this report.

Ruckus Reader: A Bookshelf For iPad Children’s Books

3:15 PM, Jul. 13th, 2012 · David Winograd · In-Depth Review

Ruckus Reader for iPad

The world of iPad children’s books is changing. Perhaps it’s time to say goodbye to small firms publishing one or two books and hello to the Walmartization of the children’s book industry where intellectual property is provided by aggregators such as Ruckus Reader. In this illustrated review, David Winograd takes a hard look at Ruckus Readers and finds both advantages and problems with the concept. 

Disney Vacation App Roundup: Putting It All Together

3:23 PM, Apr. 9th, 2012 · David Winograd · Reviews

Disney Vacation App Roundup:Walt Disney and Friend
Over the last few weeks David Winograd has been reviewing half a dozen apps to save time, money and avoid aggravation when vacationing at Walt Disney World in Florida. This wrap-up includes some suggestions on what to do, tips on building your schedule, and how to prepare for what might be the best trip ever.

Disney Vacation App Roundup: Disney World Lines

2:25 PM, Apr. 4th, 2012 · David Winograd · Quick Look Review

Fantasmic at Hollywood Studios

The last of the Walt Disney World apps is Disney World Wait Times. David Winograd explains how, without maps, phone numbers, or nearly any of the information found in the previously reviewed apps, this is the most important one to buy. It will save you time, money and give you information not found elsewhere.