No Moto G8 In The US

My speculation why Motorola dropped the “8” from the 8th gen. Moto G phones in the US only: to avoid any problems that tend to be labeled as a type of gate: Antennagate, Bendgate, Batterygate. “Gate” has a negative connotation. In the US, a “Motogate” (Moto G8) might not work. So we had the Moto G Stylus and Moto G Power. And the latest announcement … Continue reading No Moto G8 In The US

Point n Shoot Camera

Dumb Cameras Died

You remember point-n-shoot cameras? Maybe you’ve got an old one tucked away in a closet or drawer. It still works just fine, but so does your camera-phone that’s always tucked in your pocket or purse. You’ve probably seen a news headline in the last few years declaring that the point-n-shoot camera is dead. But in case you missed it, yeah, dedicated consumer digital cameras died a while back. Yet digital photography thrives now more than ever, so maybe those old cams could make a comeback. Continue reading Dumb Cameras Died

Where Is Color E-ink?

Where are all the e-readers with color e-ink screens? I’ve heard them talked about and have read reports of their development for years, but still no color e-ink available today. Not even on kindle. Do we need color e-ink? Maybe not for the actual reading experience. But who wouldn’t want color book cover art? What about text highlighted in real color? Sure, a tablet or … Continue reading Where Is Color E-ink?