What If…Windows Phone had the Same Apps as iOS and Android?

What If…Windows Phone had the Same Apps as iOS and Android?

We Windows Phone fans are an interesting breed. I’ve never seen another tech fandom that was so based on faith, apologies, and excuses. It does make sense though. Windows Phone is something that we love, so we find ourselves constantly asking ourselves, “Why doesn’t everyone else like this too?” So we come up with excuses. Here’s a general rundown: Microsoft just showed up too late to the party Everyone has simply made their choice by…

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What If…Apple Acted like Microsoft?

What If…Apple Acted like Microsoft?

By Rich W Woods I started this “What If…” section of For the Love of Tech a few months ago. The idea was to ask “what if” questions and then provide a hypothetical scenario of how it would play out. The idea was to create discussion but mostly, to have fun. When I thought of “What if Apple Acted like Microsoft”, it felt like I was finally realizing why I created the entire category. This…

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What If…The Apple Watch Fails?

What If…The Apple Watch Fails?

By Rich W Woods I was extremely bullish on the Apple Watch when it was first announced. I loved the Samsung Gear Live and later the Moto 360 and later the Microsoft Band. I’m an early adopter. I like new gadgets. Smart watches are made for folks like me. The most expensive smart watch I bought was Motorola’s Moto 360. The Apple Watch would start at $349, but you expect to pay a premium with…

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What If…Tech Companies Existed Solely to Innovate?

What If…Tech Companies Existed Solely to Innovate?

By Rich W Woods I haven’t written one of these in awhile. I started doing “what ifs” a while back, mainly for fun. We’re geeks and we like to fantasize about stuff that might happen in the tech world. This one is What If…tech companies existed solely for the purpose of innovation? I was at my mother’s house yesterday doing, you guessed it, fixing her computer, because that’s pretty much my job. When I was…

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What if…Microsoft used Android for Phones and Tablets?

What if…Microsoft used Android for Phones and Tablets?

By Rich W Woods Recently, we came up with the idea to start a new section on For the Love of Tech called “What If…” The idea is that we all love tech – hence the title For the Love of Tech – and we all love to imagine the possibilities of it. It’s a tech version of a comic book fan’s “What if Superman raced the Flash?” Of course we all know The Flash…

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What if…Blackberry made Windows Phones?

What if…Blackberry made Windows Phones?

By Rich W Woods Recently, I came up with an idea. The idea was to create a new section on For the Love of Tech called “What If…” It is a way for geeks like us to say “What if iPhones were powered by Android?” or “What if there were smart phones that were powered by a Core i7?” The idea was that we could all geek out and it would spark discussions and above…

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