Article Index: Science/Technology

All things science and technology.

Happy Birthday, Mac!

It was 25 years ago today (January 24, 1984) that Apple unveiled the first Macintosh personal computer. On that day a quarter century ago, Steve Jobs stood in front of a crowd...

Are iPods Wearers Human Lightening Rods?

You’ve probably heard the medical reports about people damaging their hearing because of listening to iPods with the volume cranked to 11. But is that the worst health risk associated...

An Argument for Digital Movie Delivery?

My wife and I currently are vacationing on Mackinac Island. Last evening, we decided to check out “Movies at the Mission,” a weekly event where the Mission Pointe Resort runs...

Sentient iPods?

Recently it seems like my iPod — when playing in Shuffle mode — displays an increasing ability to organize songs thematically. For example, while driving home during a thunderstorm, the...

iPhones & Apple Store Openings

For a while now, I’ve heard stories about the excitement generated whenever a new Apple Store opens. (Thanks, MacCast!) Free giveaways to the first people in the door, out-of-the-ordinary product...