The Holy Grail of Windows Apps: Package Tracker

Since the launch of Windows Phone a lot has been touted about Cocktail Flow, a very nice looking app that constantly garners 4 to 5 stars. Hell, they even got me...

No SSL Privacy for WebMD Users

I am by no means a security expert or a hacker, nor a digital voyeur. But if you and I found ourselves in the same Starbucks together, you settled down with...

Beware: Gmail Send Money fine print is VERY tl;dr (so is this article..)

Unless you’re a dirty hippie living off the grid, growing ‘shrooms and playing the bagpipes all day (which you also resourcefully use to rip bingers when you’re out of Zigzags), you’ve...

My Lumia 900 is turning into an iPhone

While I patiently wait for AT&T to roll out the WP7.8 Part Deux update (to fix the the Part Un update) to fix the (or as Yogi would day, déjà vu...

Why Amazon is Going to Gobble Up Online Shopping

I have been an avid consumer for most of my life. Evidence of that can be found in my paltry savings account vs. my Social Security earnings statement. The...

Boston Bomber Could Blow Up Miranda

Indeed anything you say to the cops without a lawyer won’t do you any favors. Yes, when getting interrogated we can get flustered and forget the 5th and 6th Amendments and incriminate ourselves, and we are less likely to do that when given a brief Con Law lesson by the police. Therefore, [...]

Microsoft’s Universal Apps Are Making This Guy LESS Productive

After touting Windows Phone for two years, no one was more excited in 2012 to see Windows 8 and that glorious Start Screen, with all those app tiles flipping about....

Bing Now Is A Scandal Waiting To Happen

Microsoft has made quite a fuss over being Scroogled and how Google “reads” users emails and the dangers of such behavior. Well I have news for Microsoft. Bing Now is a...

Internet Explorer Still Wide Open to SSL Sniffing

It was revealed in 2009 that with just five requirements, one of which is a cold beer, another being a freely-available piece of code called SSLstrip, you (or the Iranians) may...

What’s Holding Up Windows 8?

Each time I read articles like those published this week regarding the less than stellar sales of personal computers and blaming Windows 8 as the primary catalyst of such demise, I...