Tag Archives: iPad

First Impressions of the Microsoft Surface Pro

A couple of days ago I left my iPad unattended in a public place for a few minutes and that was all it took – it vanished. I felt violated in having it stolen and thinking about all my personal stuff in the hands of a thief and a stranger… and then I started worrying […]

Musings on Interactive Fiction

Interactive Fiction is nothing new. In fact, it has been around for a lot longer than people think. My earliest childhood memories of Interactive Fiction involve reading the Choose Your Own Adventure book series (I’m stoked that you can get these for your iPhone!). When most people think of Interactive Fiction these days, they’re thinking […]

The New Kindle Paperwhite

Amazon recently announced its newest Kindle – the Paperwhite. As soon as the announcement was over, and even during the announcement, Twitter and Facebook and every other social network were all talking about it. So, what is the new Paperwhite Kindle?   First and foremost, it’s an upgrade to the Kindle. This alone is enough […]

Writing on my iPad

I know writers who prefer to sit at an ornate old desk with a topographical landscape of nicks, cuts, stains, and worn-away lacquer. They sit at these desks filled with character and they use a pencil, to write. Sometimes they might use pen but their labor is 100% analog and they love it. I am […]

My Impressions of the iPad

If you are considering getting an iPad, don’t listen to people who have only used it once or twice… After four weeks, I absolutely, positively cannot live without this device.