Google Nexus Q

Even though I’m an iPhone user, I like to keep up with the latest Google/Android developments. Today was a big day for Google. They announced new products, services and updates to multiple programs and Android. One of the interesting new products announced was Nexus Q. It’s a big, black octopus that streams music and video …

Leaving Facebook in Droves for Google+

So… Google+ is here and people are leaving Facebook in droves. That’s the way it sounds anyway. But it’s not true. I don’t have any data to back that up, but really? Why would anyone leave Facebook for a brand new site that is still in beta? Don’t get me wrong. I love Google. And, …

Pre-invite thoughts on Google+

I’m really excited about Google+. It’s a new “social project” from Google. Currently, as with most Google products, it’s in a beta, invitation only, stage. I have yet to receive my invitation but have been reading about the service through the tech blogs. From what I’ve read, it sounds like Google has learned lessons from …

Did Apple miss the boat with iCloud for iTunes?

Did Apple miss the boat by not including music streaming with their iCloud offerings announced today? I think so. Don’t get me wrong, iTunes Music Match sounds great. Almost too good to be true. It’s hard to believe the Apple was able to get the record companies to agree to let them scan your music …