Author Archives: Alex Jordan

designed by m introduces new mPact screen protector

Posted on 10 Dec 2013 by Alex Jordan

Designed by m is announcing mPact glass— a new, thin, and ultra-durable screen protector for the iPad Air and iPhone 5/5s.

Fake scandal of the week: self-destructing iPhones

Posted on 29 Oct 2013 by Alex Jordan

Largely, we trust the media. But every once in awhile, something so stupid is published we can’t help but to reel. Apple is not producing phones that will falter as time wears on—but time wears on things all the same.

The problem with free software

Posted on by Alex Jordan

Apple surprised us all by making OS X and their iLife and iWork suites of software free last week. But what does such a move do to the rest of the industry?

iPad’s missing Touch ID sensor

Posted on 22 Oct 2013 by Alex Jordan

Apple just announced two new iPads. Contradicting some rumors, these new models do not sport Apple’s new Touch I.D. fingerprint scanner. What gives?

Apple’s seemingly awkward but actually stellar year

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Apple has had an evolutionary year. A year where they have realigned all of their technologies and marketing and are preparing for the competitive landscape ahead.

The polarizing effect of iOS 7

Posted on 29 Sep 2013 by Alex Jordan

A lot has been said about iOS 7, but what has been said of it’s polarizing effect amongst the mobile computing community?

A big day for iPhone design

Posted on 10 Sep 2013 by Alex Jordan

Today was a big day in regards to Apple announcements. But what do these announcements means in regard to design and user interface trends?

Walmart to offer smartphone trade in program starting September 21st

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Following the lead of others, Walmart is now offering a smartphone trade-in program to their wireless customers.

Woodly iPhone 5 case winners announced!

Posted on 02 Sep 2013 by Alex Jordan

We have our winners! Contestants entered to win one of three wooden iPhone 5 cases from Woodly. See who won inside!

Videos show off Apple’s new iPhone 5S color options

Posted on 31 Aug 2013 by Alex Jordan

There have been many leaked videos and images of Apple new “champagne” color offering for the iPhone 5S, but there is a new color that has surfaced–”graphite”. Will Apple add “champagne” and “graphite” to the existing black and white iPhones or outright replace them with these colors?

Giveaway: (3) iPhone 5 covers from Woodly

Posted on 29 Aug 2013 by Alex Jordan

Here we are with another giveaway! Starting today we’re running a contest for (3) wood covers for iPhone 5 from Woodly. Read further to see how to enter to win!