Design of the Day 12/18/19: A minimalist modern day typewriter designed for distraction-free writing.

We’ve all sat down to get some work done and find ourselves 45 minutes later scrolling through reddit without having typed a word. the PureWrite was designed to prevent such distraction and allow for “Pure” writing, where a writer can work on a piece free of any distraction. It is simply a keyboard with a… Continue reading Design of the Day 12/18/19: A minimalist modern day typewriter designed for distraction-free writing.

What makes Apple’s new alliance with Amazon and Google so significant for Tim Cook’s Apple.

Ever since Tim Cook has become CEO of Apple, the company has been more open to cooperating with its competitors. Through moves like putting the Apple TV app on non-Apple smart tis and finally allowing Siri support for Spotify, Apple has demonstrated that its isolationist ways are behind them, with the company embracing new policies… Continue reading What makes Apple’s new alliance with Amazon and Google so significant for Tim Cook’s Apple.

Why is it so hard to make a good game streaming service?

The Netflix of games, it sounds simple, doesn’t it. Well, apparently making a good game streaming service is harder than it sounds. Many companies, big and small, have tried to create such a promising service before. First it was OnLive, who produced a set top box device that could stream games to your living room… Continue reading Why is it so hard to make a good game streaming service?

With the Windows Phone officially dead, what is the future of Microsoft’s mobile endeavors?

For a while, it seemed that the Windows phone could be a legitimate competitor to IOS and Android. Microsoft went big on the advertising game and platform began to see some widespread adoption. It quickly became clear, however, that Windows Mobile was not long for this world. From the very beginning, Microsoft had a problem… Continue reading With the Windows Phone officially dead, what is the future of Microsoft’s mobile endeavors?