Lex FriedmanSenior Contributor, TechHive

Lex uses a MacBook Pro, an iPhone 5, an iPad mini, a Kindle 3, a TiVo HD, and a treadmill desk, and loves them all. His latest book, a children's book parody for adults, is called "The Kid in the Crib." Lex lives in New Jersey with his wife and three young kids.

Hands on with Facebook Graph Search: Interesting, but disappointing

Lex Friedman got access to Facebook's new Graph Search feature. The data there is interesting -- but perhaps only for a few minutes.

on techhive.com

Facebook Graph Search: What it means for you (video)

Facebook on Tuesday unveiled Graph Search, which will let you search across your friends and the rest of the network for all sorts of data. Lex Friedman explains some of the implications for social networking fans.

on techhive.com

Hands on with iTunes 11

iTunes 11 marks a fairly major revamp of Apple's all-in-one media player/store/syncing software. Senior writer Lex Friedman and senior editor Dan Moren run down what's new and different.

on macworld.com

Apple unveils iPad mini and fourth-generation iPad

Apple on Tuesday unveiled the long-awaited iPad mini, along with the fourth-generation iPad.

on macworld.com

Apple quietly extends 1TB iMac Seagate replacement program

If you have a 1TB iMac with a built-in Seagate drive, it may be eligible for replacement by Apple.

on macworld.com

Twitter updates TweetDeck with new theme, other improvements

Twitter on Wednesday released an update to its cross-platform TweetDeck client. The update offers a second, lighter theme, and other small improvements.

on techhive.com

iPhone 5 comes to regional carriers in the U.S. on Friday

Several regional wireless providers will start selling the iPhone 5 on Friday, with nTelos among the few to announce pricing for Apple's new phone.

on macworld.com

Apple releases iOS 6

As promised, Apple on Wednesday released iOS 6, the newest version of its operating system for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch.

on macworld.com

Apple announces iPhone 5

As was widely expected, Apple on Wednesday unveiled the iPhone 5, the newest entrant into its smartphone lineup.

on techhive.com

TechHive: Updates to iOS, Android Facebook Apps Offer Plenty to Like


IOs version is rewritten from the ground up; Android users get a faster uploading flow for sharing new photos and more.

TechHive: Hands on with SkyDrive


You now can use SkyDrive on your Windows or Mac desktop, access files on your PC from anywhere, increase your storage, and better access your files from Windows Phone and iOS.

Apple Offers Standalone Flashback Removal Tool

Fear your Mac has the Flashback malware installed, but you aren't running Java? You'll want to grab Apple's standalone removal tool.

Up Close with iOS 5: Reminders

You won't confuse Reminders, the new built-in to-do manager added with iOS 5, with some of the more full-featured task managers in the App Store. But Apple simply aims to add basic to-do list capabilities to its mobile OS. Here's what to expect from Reminders.

on techhive.com

Apple's iOS 5 to Ship October 12

At its iPhone press event Tuesday, Apple announced a firm ship date for the next major version of its mobile operating system. Apart from the October 12 release date, though, Apple didn't reveal new details about iOS 5.

on techhive.com

WWDC: Apple Unveils IOS 5


Apple on Monday gave users their first glimpse at iOS 5, the next iteration of the company's mobile operating system for iPhones and iPads.