, freelance writer
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - The Retina iPad Mini, Kindle Fire HDX, Nexus 7, Dell Venue 7 and Venue 8 Pro, and Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 go toe to toe.
Monday, November 25, 2013 - The best tablets on the market nonetheless feel more like interim upgrades than milestone devices worth ditching older models for.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - With Windows 8.1 Professional and OS X 10.9 Mavericks both now shipping, how do the two flagship PC operating systems compare? Does Windows 8.1 fix enough of Windows 8's usability flaws to be worth adoption? Does Mavericks add enough value to get your attention?
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - The iPhone 5S, like its cheaper sibling the iPhone 5C, has been available for a few weeks now, earning plaudits from most reviewers and igniting ignorant online discussions around mobile security and application performance. Some of that ignorance is intentional FUD from Android fanboys and security purveyors.
Friday, September 20, 2013 - The much-ballyhooed smartphone from Google's hardware unit brings little that's worthwhile to the mix.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 - Physical keyboard addicts now have a smartphone designed for them, but no one else may want to suffer the drawbacks.
Friday, September 6, 2013 - The Galaxy Note's more readable UI has appeal, but the iPad Mini remains a better tablet.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 - Google's revised media tablet is a lot better than the original, but not enough to unseat the iPad Mini in our media tablet deathmatch.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - Physical keyboard addicts now have a smartphone designed for them, but no one else may want to suffer the drawbacks.
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - A proposal to rescue Windows 8 and fulfill Microsoft's promise to deliver a modern computing experience on PCs and tablets.