I’ve been asked if I’m still liking my Droid. It’s been two months since I got my Droid Maxx to replace my iPhone. I started my smartphone obsession with the Palm Treo and jumped on the iPhone bandwagon when they were released. They were hip, cool, very usable, and quite beautiful. Continue reading Goodbye, iPhone! Hello Droid!
You know what I mean. How many of us treat our iPhone like we are walking on eggs, afraid to mishandle it, drop it on the ground, or even get moisture on it? How many of us have been searching for the perfect iPhone case, one that protects our beloved device, yet is light and unobtrusive? I have tried almost every decent case on the market, including those from Seidio, Incipio, OtterBox, and others. Finally, after talking to a colleague who bought one for a family member, I took the plunge and bought a LifeProof (www.lifeproof.com). I had shied away from it in the past because of the price, but then again, you do get what you pay for.
It would appear this is the case on both Android and iPhone platforms. Recently my daughter told me that the Sprint rep told her to remove Facebook from her Android phone because it destabilizes the platform. He said it also quickly sucks down power. I handed my iPhone 4s to a friend last night at dinner who asked: “Why is it so hot?” Indeed the iPhone gets very hot at times, which I attributed to the transmitter boosting due to possibly poor signal. Continue reading Facebook App Sucking Battery Life?
Many of my friends and colleagues know that I am a consummate consumer of technology. Basically, that just means I’m a geek. I love technology and the way it expands my knowledge and helps me stretch to develop new talents, some of which I never knew I had.