The Nano & Flip: Join the Conversation

Its fun to watch new products get launched, particularly when they have the possibility to shake markets. I think Apple's new Nano has that potential. Going back to 2005 when I was responsible for digital imaging research, I thought the market needed a Flickr for video. Low and behold, we soon saw YouTube change how everyone thought about online video.…

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How Apple’s New Nano Makes Pocket Video Mass Market

When I walked into the local Apple store on Saturday night, I could see business was brisk. Buyers young and old were in line to purchase the new video-enabled Nano, and when I asked the guy manning the register how things were going, he said they were having trouble keeping them on store shelves. I realized then we’d entered a new phase in the adoption cycle of pocket video. Call it a tipping point, crossing the chasm, or whatever your latest “it just got huge” term du jour is, but the new video Nano will make pocket video mass market unlike any device before it.…

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iPod Mishap

I updated my iPod Nano (3rd Gen) to software version 1.1.2 this weekend. I was even going to write an article about…

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JLab MiniBlaster

I’m not the biggest fan of Apple’s ear buds, or headphones of any kind for that matter, so when I received JLab’s…

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