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.

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.

Foundation – Apples Takes On Isaac Asimov

Apple foray into original TV programming has not exactly been exciting… but with the nabbing of Issiac Asimov’s Foundation series, things could change!

Improper Repair – Pays To Go To A Specialist

With a rash of poor previous repairs crossing our desk as of late, we decided to point out the difference between an amateur and professional repair!

Planned Obsolescence – Android P Drops Nexus & Pixel C

Apple gets a lot of flak the misconception of planned obsolescence. The truth of the matter is that Apple supports hardware far longer than Android!

iPhone X Ads On Point!

They’ve run some silly, questionable and downright sucky ads the past year, but with the premiere of the latest HomePod

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Numerical Easy Access – iPad ProTip

Bringing up the numerical keyboard has been a pain in the butt for iOS users over the years, but with iOS 11, Apple has brought in a brilliant shortcut!

AR Emojis called from the 90’s…

Samsung rushed out an Anamoji clone and downright embarrassed themselves. AR Emojis laughable face tracking and 90’s animation quality are ridiculous.

HomePod Ad – For Music Lovers

Another week, another Apple ad. Frankly, I’ve been disappointed; the latest iPhone commercials have been pitiful. But, a recent HomePod

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Samsung Laughs – But We Get The Last Laugh

I heard something about Samsung making fun of Apple during the Glaxy S9 launch, not that anything is new with

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