Where were you when Steve Jobs died?

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Where were you when Steve Jobs died, and how did you hear the news? I was snacking on pot stickers with my family at my sister-in-law's apartment last night when I noticed my Facebook status feed exploding with reports about the death of Steve Jobs -- news reported by citizen journalists ...

How a $50 iPod Shuffle cost me $1,000

Friday, April 15th, 2011

The Apple product experience does not always live up to the Apple brand name. Case in point: recently my daughter purchased an iPod Shuffle after carefully saving $50 in her piggy bank. Her excitement was palpable as we made our purchase at a nearby Apple Store. As I drove us ...