Author Archives: Ryszard Gold

Ryszard (Rick) Gold, From Calgary, Alberta, Canada has over 20 years of experience working with Apple products in a technical capacity. Passionate about technology in general, his natural troubleshooting abilities, curiosity and appreciation of good design lead him into working exclusively with Apple Computer products.

Digital Addiction – Leaping To Conclusions

Lots of people are making assumptions when it comes to digital addiction. It’s been something that upsets us here at The Stem…

Photos Once Lost Now Found – Success Story!

We were very happy to be able to assist a couple that had lost 7 years of photos and precious memories! Sometimes it’s best to bring it to the experts!

iPhone XL – L For Luxury

Do you think the iPhone X is expensive? Wait until you see the custom versions from around the world, you’ll see what an iPhone XL can REALLY mean.

Samsung Should “Move On” With Its Apple Shade

Samsung has released an ad featuring an infomercial level frustrated iPhone 6 user who’s very existence is dismal thanks to her slow 4-year-old phone!

Circle By Disney – Parental Network Controls

Circle By Disney is not, in fact, a circle, it’s a cube. A cube that allows you to wield wonderful parently controls over the internet itself!

Android Duplex – Google Fails To Understand Humans Again

You remember “Glassholes”? Googles very cool technology failed to take into account humans didn’t trust other humans wearing a computer

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Pro Tip – 1 Less Click to Airdrop, iCloud Drive & More!

Clicks ad up over time, and with this Pro Tip, The Stem promises to give you at LEAST 2 minutes

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Apple Watch – Saving Lives Like A Superhero!

The Apple Watch has been on Superhero duty as of late! Saving lives and taking names with a little known WatchOS 4 feature!

FKA Twigs Trapped In The Mirror Universe!

We don’t know if it’s the mycelial network, a nefarious plan by Lorca or perhaps an errant ion storm… but

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Tracking Children – Android Apps

App developers on free platforms found to be routinely violating children’s privacy, tracking children without consent – no surprise here.