An App to Help You Find a Home

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Realtor.com for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Looking for a place to live — either to buy or rent — can be a lot of fun, but no one ever said it was easy. You always have at least a (sometimes rather substantial)…

Is Apple Going to Start Using a Stylus?

According to the US Patent and Trademark Office, Apple has filed a patent for the Active Stylus, which is basically your ordinary stylus with an electrode fitted at the tip. While not aiming to revolutionize the stylus, Apple plans to improve its accuracy while keeping the price low. Here is Apple’s summary of the stylus,…

iPad Fourth Generation

Is the iPad 4 Worth Buying?

Lori Blom asks: Do you think the iPad 4 is worth buying? The fourth generation iPad (more simply called the new iPad) is a great step up for owners of the original iPad who would benefit from the lighter body and Retina display. iPad 2 owners may even find the boost in performance and graphics…

Engraving

Can You Remove iPad Engraving?

Martin Ekse writes: I have the third generation iPad with my name and phone number engraved on the back. I now have a new phone number. Is it possible to remove the engraving? Personalization such as engraving on an iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch is a hard thing to remove and/or change. You can pay…

iPad mini

Best iPad for Students

Erik Blom asks: What do you think would be a good first iPad to buy for a 15-year-old? That’s a good question, and one that really has more than one answer. For the vast majority of students in that age range, I don’t see any reason why an iPad mini wouldn’t suffice. The advantages of…

Apple Store

Does Apple Have Touch Screen Computers?

Apple is one of the largest manufacturers and sellers of touch screen computers in the world. These computers aren’t laptops or all-in-one desktops like the ones you’ll find selling like hotcakes with Windows 8 pre-installed. They’re tablets like the iPad and pocket computers such as the iPhone and iPod touch. As far as desktop and…