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The Creative Cloud: Is Adobe (really) sticking it to the customers?

The Creative Cloud: Is Adobe (really) sticking it to the customers?

  Adobe’s recent announcement of its intent to effectively cease development and distribution of their Creative Suite line to push their new subscription service generated a lot of online backlash in less than a week.
BlackBerry brings BBM to Android and iOS Platforms This Summer

BlackBerry brings BBM to Android and iOS Platforms This Summer

At the recently-concluded BlackBerry Live event in Orlando, CEO Thorsten Heins uncovered a bombshell when he announced the upcoming release of BlackBerry Messenger on the Android and iOS platforms.
Viber Goes to Desktop

Viber Goes to Desktop

  With more than 200 million users to date, Viber finally took the giant leap by entering into the world of personal computers.
Is Apple’s iPad Losing the Tablet Wars?

Is Apple’s iPad Losing the Tablet Wars?

 image courtesy of artofmanliness.com   Apple surprised us with its remarkable sales last year; however, despite the raging numbers of shipped hardware, the iPad’s year-over-year growth seem to lose its track.
Five Must-have Classical Books for Your iPad

Five Must-have Classical Books for Your iPad

image courtesy of woordenaar [via Flickr]   Summer break is just around the corner. If you’re a bookworm who prefers staying at home during the long break then this article is for you.
Time to get Mobile: The Rise of M-Commerce [INFOGRAPHIC]

Time to get Mobile: The Rise of M-Commerce [INFOGRAPHIC]

As the world turns mobile, the need to have a responsive theme for business sites becomes a necessity for entrepreneurs.
"Connecting" - The Future of Interaction Design and User Experience - [VIDEO]

“Connecting” – The Future of Interaction Design and User Experience – [VIDEO]

  It turns out that the technology that has changed our lives so much over the last few decades is just getting started.
Samsung Galaxy S4 Vs. Apple’s iPhone 5 - Place Your Bets!

Samsung Galaxy S4 Vs. Apple’s iPhone 5 – Place Your Bets!

image courtesy of bansidhe [via Flickr]   As the competition gets stiffer between Android and iOS devices, Samsung and Apple are on their toes in creating the best Smartphone on the market.
Adobe Creative Suite 6: The Industry Standard

Adobe Creative Suite 6: The Industry Standard

For those with a few bucks to spare we take a look at top graphic design software Adobe Design Standard.
Is Flickr now ready to take on the world?

Is Flickr now ready to take on the world?

image courtesy of Mike Lacon (via Flickr)   In December 2012 Flickr released the second large update to their app over the course of the year.The biggest part of this change means that users can apply filters to their snaps. So, now that Flickr has joined the smartphone-based image-filtering movement, is the service ready to retake it’s...
Nokia maps out strategy to compete with Google

Nokia maps out strategy to compete with Google

image courtesy of pocketnow.com   Nokia is hoping its first foray into digital maps for mobile phones won’t be a rotten Apple like a certain other competitor’s attempts to challenge Google’s map monopoly. The Finnish firm seized on the opportunity provided by the troubled launch of Apple Maps to try and be the best new...
Apple vs. Android: Battle of the Titans

Apple vs. Android: Battle of the Titans

  image courtesy of wadsam.com    The Garden of Eden was never been so full of temptation as the mobile phone market. Do you take a bite of The Apple or opt to take your pick of all the other fruits on the tree? It is a tough choice and one which excites much feverish...