Technology

  • Podcast: iPhone 6, 6 Plus, and Apple Watch Talk

    Podcast: iPhone 6, 6 Plus, and Apple Watch Talk

    On this edition of the Untied Podcast, Steve Jacot and Marcello De Feo discuss the recently announced iPhone 6, 6 Plus, and Apple Watch. You can listen to the episode by clicking on the player above, or right clicking and saving this link as an mp3. The podcast can also be found on iTunes. You can leave feedback in

  • Wish List: New Features for Apple’s Yosemite and iOS 8

    Wish List: New Features for Apple’s Yosemite and iOS 8

    When Tim Cook steps on stage at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, he will likely share the expected news of the iPhone 6, which will come in two bigger form factors, and the long-rumored iWatch. Wearable technology and bigger phones always seemed kind of like superfluous upgrades but, as a recent Fitbit convert, the iWatch

  • Tesla to Release a Car That People Can Afford

    Tesla to Release a Car That People Can Afford

    Elon Musk, purveyor of awesomeness and runner of Tesla Motors, continues to kick ass. The technology pioneer and early adopter recently began raising $1.6 billion to fund the Gigafactory. Then he released Tesla’s patents to encourage innovation. Next up, he donated $1 million to Matthew Inman‘s Tesla Museum. He may be dealing with the setback of douchebag politicians and lobbyists banning

  • The Next Comcast Spokesperson

    The Next Comcast Spokesperson gallery

    In case you missed it, Comcast, a complete and proud evil bag of shit of a company, has recently run some ads with Titus Welliver as spokesperson. Most viewers probably know him from his work on LOST, where he played the human personification of an ill-tempered floating carcinogen and was, thematically, the total embodiment of

  • Google I/O: I, For One, Welcome Our New Android Overlords

    Google I/O: I, For One, Welcome Our New Android Overlords

    Early critics complained about the high cost of Amazon’s first smartphone, the Fire. Google apparently took that to heart. The company announced Android One, a stripped down, affordable version of Android for smartphones with cut-rate data plans. Android One appears to be targeted at cash-strapped folks in India. With any luck, even the poorest of

  • Amazon Jumps into the Phone Game

    Amazon Jumps into the Phone Game

    There are a lot of articles that have been written about the Amazon Fire phone that was unveiled today. So, let’s not bore you by repeating the same story you have read over and over again. You know the cost. You know about its 3D Dynamic Display. You know all about Mayday and the cute redhead, Amy you may hope

  • Getting Started with Swift

    Getting Started with Swift

    At the most recent Apple Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple introduced Swift, a programming language for Cocoa and Cocoa Touch. Developers and designers alike were all abuzz about the new language that promised to simplify coding and more rapidly develop iOS and OS X applications. If you have any experience with other OOPs like Objective-C, Python, or C#, then you’ve

  • Crash Test: iOS 8, Yosemite

    Crash Test: iOS 8, Yosemite

    If you are a developer or just an early adopter with an iOS Developers License who is considering upgrading your iPhone to the iOS 8 beta released yesterday,  we tested a bunch of different apps to see how they fared. For the most part, the apps were OK. Some had minor issues, which is to be expected at such an early