Apple TV Beta Software: A User Review

By Rich Woods Many of my friends use the Apple TV and it seems to come highly recommended, that is why I was so shocked that it is so terrible. I bought it because I wanted to AirPlay the new flyover tour feature in iOS 8 to my TV. That part was fine. Other than Netflix, Hulu Plus, and iTunes, there is not much quality content available on the Apple TV. That being said, I’ve…

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Microsoft vs Apple part 18: Surface Pro 3 vs MacBook Air

By Rich Woods In the first installment of the “Microsoft vs Apple” series, I compared the original Surface Pro to the 11″ MacBook Air. It made sense. They were both $999 with 128 GB SSD and 4 GB RAM. The MacBook Air hasn’t changed much since then. The only thing that changed was the processor is 0.1 GHz more powerful and it is $100 cheaper. The Surface Pro is very different.

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Microsoft vs Apple part 17: Windows RT 8.1 Update vs iOS 8 Beta 2

By Rich Woods Both Windows RT and iOS 8 have their own advantages and disadvantages. Windows RT 8.1 is the same as Windows 8.1, except it is impossible to run desktop applications. iOS 8 on the iPad is more similar to iOS on an iPhone. So the tablet side of Windows is closer to the desktop side while the tablet side of Apple is closer to the mobile side. Both platforms offer Microsoft Office, but…

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