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By Paul Gorski Microsoft is running a television commercial for its Surface Pro 3 convertible tablet, comparing it to, and claiming it was better than, the Apple MacBook Air. The commercial is so bad it even highlights...
- Posted November 25, 2014
By Paul Gorski Recent articles highlighted the theft of The Rock River Times from public places and the removal of the paper by public officials. See: “From the Editor: Help us stop theft of our paper, other...
- Posted November 18, 2014
By Paul Gorski Not getting a full day out of your smartphone battery? You are not alone. Many smartphones are not designed to last a whole day without charging, but even those that are advertised to last...
- Posted November 14, 2014
By Paul Gorski Verizon Wireless is tracking customer web surfing and app usage for advertising purposes, and Verizon customers have little or no control over this data capture, according to recent news reports. Jacob Hoffman-Andrews of the...
- Posted November 4, 2014
By Paul Gorski The press seems to love Apple’s new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Rave reviews fill search engine results. Well, not here. I have been reviewing a new iPhone 6 from U.S. Cellular (http://www.uscellular.com)...
- Posted October 28, 2014
By Paul Gorski Should you upgrade to Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite? Maybe. The upgrade does not make my life easier, but you might like it. I manage Macs used for print and web production, and Yosemite...
- Posted October 22, 2014
Tech-Friendly: Moto G LTE is a great entry-level Android phone and is available at U.S. Cellular and AT&T
By Paul Gorski The Moto G LTE is a great entry-level Android 4.4 KitKat smartphone and two local carriers sell the phone: U.S. Cellular and AT&T. Verizon appears to only carry the older, slower 3G model as...
- Posted October 14, 2014
By Paul Gorski Microsoft recently announced Windows 10 and released a technical preview version of the new operating system so you can test it out. I would wait. This version is just a preview and is not...
- Posted October 7, 2014
By Paul Gorski I was trying to avoid another Apple Inc.-centric column this week. I do use other technology, but Apple just cannot stay out of the news. Apple recently issued an update, iOS 8.0.2, to the...
- Posted September 30, 2014
By Paul Gorski iOS 8 is Apple Inc.’s most recent update to its popular iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad operating system. I downloaded and installed the update on an iPhone 5c without problem or incident. It works,...
- Posted September 23, 2014