a major concern in electronic purchases: will it be supported tomorrow? I bought a humidifier less than 6 months ago, and now filters are near impossible to find. I’ve had 2 DVD players last only 2 years each, one from Sony ($100) and a nicer one from Denon ($250, upscaling) – neither could be repaired […]
Archive for the 'Speculation' Category
Now that i’ve rented several movies from the iTunes store, both on my computer and on my Apple TV, i have a few thoughts i’d like to discuss. Obviously the 24-hour limit is not ideal. This has been discussed at length, and so i’ll try not get too far into it. I believe it’s a […]
Here’s a quick prediction for future image sensor technology; the Megapixel war will rage on, but we’ll soon start seeing low-noise super high ISO sensors. The Casio EX-F1, and the Nikon D3, are examples of this trend already starting to hit the market. “When will i be able to get a phone with a REAL […]
Introducing the iPhone (Macworld ’07) was a hard act to follow, but i was satisfied. Not that everything announced was perfect, just that i think it was a good Macworld keynote. (There are always people disappointed, but generally those people have unrealistic expectations.) I have a few comments, and thoughts on the announcements.
I did better this year than last; my guesses last year were pretty far off. My prediction accuracy was roughly 85% this time. I’m not sure if that means that I’m getting better at this game, or that this year’s Macworld Expo Stevenote was just more predictable. (Even if the ladder is true, i wasn’t […]