Apple, I Wish I Could Quit You

With the release of the next wave of Android flagship phones, namely the Galaxy S8 by Samsung, I find myself lusting over that new phone, and yet, want as I might, I cannot make myself switch back to Android. Apple has managed to lock me in, and I can’t navigate my way out. Over the years, I’ve slowly become an Apple-centric user. Every device I now use is an Apple one. Those who know me well might be surprised that this has become the case. For years, I scoffed at those beholden to Apple products. I slammed the original iPhone for its (then) astronomical price of $600. I mocked the iPad as an oversized iPhone but have owned several of them. I lambasted the Apple Watch only to now wear one on my wrist daily. Apple has slowly squirmed its way into my heart (and wallet) and now I’m well and truly stuck. I don’t really know how many people may be in a similar situation as myself. One thing is clear though: I want a sexy new smartphone. Badly. So what is it that...

Review: Apple AirPods

At long last, truly wireless earbuds! Apple has received a lot of criticism for the AirPods since their announcement. Many have complained about the look of the ear buds, the price, and the idea that...

Retrospective: 2016

As has become my custom, I take a look back at the previous year, the good and the bad, the surprising and the obvious, and reflect on the year as a whole. Many would agree with me that 2016 was not...

Why I’m Excited About the iPhone 7

On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016, Apple announced the latest generation of iPhone, which they’re calling the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Ironically, the rumors on the internet indicate that Apple...

Retrospective: 2015

As 2015 ends, I take my yearly look back, at what has happened, not happened, and try to determine how happy I am with the previous year. 2015 has been quite a year, with mostly some very significant...

I’m Back!

Brad World is back and better than ever! I was fortunately able to restore nearly everything, and get it all back up and running again. That said, I have a much better backup plan in place this time...