Spotify’s New Personalization Could Be Awesome

The big news today is that Spotify is not only adding video content, but also a much more personalized music experience for its users. Mobile music is something I’ve been obsessed with ever since I bought an iPod Classic years ago to bring my entire music collection on the go. I switched to Google Play MusicContinue reading “Spotify’s New Personalization Could Be Awesome”

Why Is Navigation Circular and Not Linear?

A few nights ago, Christina and I were driving down to Corsicana to pick up our niece for the weekend. While driving, I decided that I needed to find a QuikTrip to get a good drink. Having just installed Google’s new Voice Search update, I tapped the shortcut I’d setup and said ‘Find the nearestContinue reading “Why Is Navigation Circular and Not Linear?”

I Want A Smarter Laptop

One of the things that I’m fascinated with about smartphones in particular is their growing ability to be contextually aware. It’s something Nokia is pushing towards, and I know the iPhone and Android phones do it, too. For instance, with a few 3rd party applications, I can set my Nokia N79 to automatically switch toContinue reading “I Want A Smarter Laptop”