Brent HopkinsMacworld

Brave new network: Why I hope Apple never releases a smart watch

Brent Simmons loves his iPhone and the connectedness it can afford. But a smart watch buzzing on his wrist with each new message that arrives? That's where he draws the line.

Iris App Review: Siri's Dysfunctional Twin Sister

This voice-powered assistant app is less functional than other, similar offerings.

DroidWall Protects Your Rooted Android Phone Against Unauthorized Internet Access.

DroidWall is one of the best ways to protect the data on your rooted Android phone.

GasBuddy Android App Can Help You Find Cheaper Gas

This excellent app can save you money when it's time to fill your gas tank.

Speaktoit Assistant Review: Your All-In-One Virtual Assistant

This voice-powered virtual assistant can answer questions, open apps, set appointments, and more.


Evi Review: Not as Revolutionary as We'd Hoped

This ambitious app is less functional than the Google Voice Search bundled on many Android devices.

Twicca Review: A Versatile Twitter App for Android

This very nice Twitter client supports extended functionality via assorted plug-ins.