David DawContributor, PCWorld

David Daw has studied the history and future of television and has a master's in Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts from San Francisco State University along with a BA in genre fiction from NYU.

Google Doodle Celebrates the Co-Creator of the Microchip

Tech pioneer Robert Noyce, co-creator of the microchip, is honored in today's Doodle.

Wacom Inkling Review: A Great Concept With a Few Kinks

Wacom’s image recording Inkling pen is fun, but it isn’t powerful enough for serious artists.

Hands On with Google's Currents Newsreader App

Google's new newsreader app is out but bugs and a so-so interface hold Currents back.

Jawbone’s Up Health Tracker Suffers Serious Hardware Issues

With numerous reports of hardware failure, Jawbone offers a complete refund on its tracking device. You're eligible even if your Up still works.

on techhive.com

Twitter Rolls Out a New Redesign

Twitter once again updates its interface--this time to bring it in line with its popular mobile apps.

Evernote Releases Two New iOS Apps: Evernote Food and Evernote Hello

Evernote Food and Evernote Hello make it easier to keep track of the food you eat or the people you meet. We tried them both out.

Get Google's New Search Bar Now

A quick hack can give you early access to Google's newest feature.

Great Gifts Under $200

What Do Your Gadgets Really Weigh?

How to Use Twitter for Customer Support

Twitter can be one of your most effective tools for finding and helping troubled customers. Here’s how to make it work for your company.

New iOS 5.0.1 Glitches: Is Apple Entirely to Blame?

Apple's latest iOS update may very well have issues, but it may not be the sole culprit for newly reported problems.

Siri Outages Indicate Apple Still Doesn't Get the Cloud

The recent downtime for Apple's virtual assistant show the company still has a lot to learn about web services.

Apple Promises a Fix for iPhone 4S Battery Issues

The company blames recent battery woes--reported by users--on iOS 5 and promises fixes.

Ditch iTunes Forever With Spotify

Streaming music service Spotify finally lets users keep their iDevice but ditch iTunes.

on macworld.com

What Makes Siri Special?

With its combination of advanced artificial intelligence and sharp wit, Apple’s virtual assistant may kick off an explosion of new voice recognition applications.