Apple Vs. Google: Who’s the King of Advertising Now?

No, this isn’t an article pitting Android and iOS together. It also isn’t an analysis of Apple’s iAds vs. Google’s AdWords/AdSense products. Instead, I thought I’d take things a bit closer to home and see how the latest advertising efforts by Apple and Google might influence the ordinary consumer mind. By now I’m sure we’ve…

Nexus 7: First Impressions

As we watched the Google I/O Day 1 keynote back in June, many of us at LockerGnome were excited for what we knew was coming. For instance: a 7″ Nexus device. We were so excited, in fact, a few of us pre-ordered the device the same day — myself included. Chris even pre-ordered during his…

A Week With Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

I have had Jelly Bean for just over a week now on my Galaxy Nexus and so far, it has been a wonderful experience. So, as I sat around wondering what I could possibly write about (if my lack of articles was any indication, I struggle with writer’s block), it hit me that I might…

Why Should You Boycott Apple?

As I write this on a sunny Sunday afternoon, I had gone to bed the night before with the news that something interesting was happening. The hashtag #BoycottApple was trending wildly on Google+. Then I woke up to find that it had spread to Twitter, Hacker News, Reddit, and so on. The Internet is alight…