All Articles by Michael Gartenberg

It's time for Apple to go to CES

CES is no longer the show that defines the new year in tech. Apple is no longer the company that starts the year off with a bang. But, what if the two came together?

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Why 2018 is going to be a huge inflection point for the mobile world

Well, it's that time of the year again. Time to enjoy the warmth of an OLED display on an iPhone X while a Yule log burns on 4K displays and shimmer with holiday cheer. 

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10 more words on iPhone X

Well, actually a few more than 10. Misleading headline. Sorry.

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Surprise and delight

There’s a lot at stake. A tech site with the latest scoop makes a lot of money in page views. A worker who smuggles out an enclosure can make millions for a case vendor that has the specs ahead of time.

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WWDC is for developers and sometimes end users

Though WWDC is mainly for developers, there was a lot there for end users as well. Here are Michael Gartenberg's thoughts on what he thought was the news of the day.

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Microsoft might have lost at phones but it's battling back in the classroom

An Apple for the teacher... or time to open up some Windows?

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Forget less is more, smaller can also be bigger

What if the next really big thing in phones is making them smaller again?

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Will phones become the new tablets?

When good enough is good enough, how do you keep getting people to upgrade?

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The pros and cons of smartwatches

I loved the wearable category. And I still do... sort of.

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Apple's 2016 Report Card

iMore resident analyst Michael Gartenberg takes a look at Apple's 2016 — and what the company can improve on for next year.

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2017 predictions: What's next for Apple?

I don't usually do predictions but hey, why not start now?

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Milking the iPhone doesn't much matter when it comes to what's next

Looking at Apple in the context of what was means missing out on everything that will be. Here's why!

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Navdy: For when your Car won't Play

I love my car. I love Apple's CarPlay. But they do not love each other. What's a technologist to do?

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Apple is more than any one person

Quick. Can you name the designer of the Porsche 911? How about the Rolex Submariner? The original Macintosh?

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A Catskill Eagle

I've recently been told I'm being overly negative about Apple. And you know what? I am.

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My iPhone saved my life. Really.

It also could have killed me with some poor feature designs...

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A tale of two keynotes

as•pi•ra•tion /ˌaspəˈrāSH(ə)n/ noun an inspired hope or ambition of achieving something.

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Bragi Dash: A good first step toward our truly wireless future

The Bragi Dash serve as a good model of both what works about the wireless headphone model so far, but also what future products like Apple’s upcoming AirPods can do to improve the experience.

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C is for Camera

Want a better camera but don't want to upgrade to iPhone 7? There are apps and accessories for that!

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An Apple ][ for the 21st Century

It was the computer that generations grew up with. It was the de facto choice for education. Arguably, it started the PC revolution. It was the Apple ][.

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