Marco Tabini

Marco Tabini is based in Toronto, Canada, where he focuses on software development for mobile devices and for the Web.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Pop the champagne

As the end of the year approaches, we conclude 2013 with a case roundup that's as jam-packed with great accessories as ever. Regardless of whether you like extreme sports, extreme fashion, or just everyday use, we've got something for you to dress your beautiful handset with.

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The Week in Mac Apps: What's cooking?

This week's Mac app roundup brings you a little of everything just in time for the holidays: some encryption, a bit of extra battery savvy, contacts galore, and a few apps that can help you overcome the inevitable food coma and unleash your creativity.

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The Week in iPad Cases: Refreshing

In this week's iPad-case roundup, you'll find a refreshment of old, a rare migratory animal, and a whole lot of technology designed with one purpose in mind: keeping your tablet safe from the world around it.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Sushi!

There's something a bit fishy going on in this week's iPhone-case roundup. But that's a good thing, because it makes your favorite handset look absolutely delicious. We've also got plenty of more-traditional options, with a little something for everyone.

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Eye for an eye: Researchers foil camera indicator light on some MacBooks

Just when you thought that computers couldn't possibly get any creepier, two American researchers have figured out a way to record video from a Mac's camera without causing the indicator light to come on.

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Hidden magic: a look at the secret operating system inside the iPhone

Did you know that your iPhone runs two different operating systems? In addition to iOS, a special firmware known as the “baseband” makes sure that your handset can play nice with cellular networks -- and can potentially open up a slew of very scary vulnerabilities.

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Should Apple ban in-app review reminders from the App Store?

Sparked by a spate of blog posts, a lively discussion has kept Apple bloggers and developers busy for the last few weeks: Should Apple forbid developers from soliciting reviews for their software with in-app popups?

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Apple updates pro video apps with Mac Pro optimizations

Final Cut Pro X, Motion, and Compressor get new features and improvements that take advantage of the company's new high-end desktop computer.

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Apple requiring app submissions to be optimized for iOS 7 by Feb. 1

According to a post on Apple's developer website, all developers will be required to submit apps that are compatible with iOS 7 and built with Xcode 5 as of February 1, 2014.

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Apple announces 'Best of 2013' iTunes winners

As 2013 comes to a close, Apple has released its yearly 'best-of' list of iTunes content, setting forth what it believes are the best songs, movies, TV shows, books, and apps of the last twelve months.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Tinker tailor soldier spy

There's a bit of everything in this week's Mac App roundup, with software that helps you keep track of your finances, share your files, write better documents, and even keep your Windows-toting pals happy.

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The Week in iPad Cases: Corner office

This week's iPad-case roundup features some great keyboard cases, alongside a number of protective accessories designed for use in the boardroom, and a few that go just about anywhere.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Striking gold

In this week's iPhone-case roundup, you'll find plenty of metal, much of it married to the most modern technologies to give your phone protection that’s both high-tech and great to look at. But, if you prefer a warmer touch, we also have some great-looking leathers and a case that looks like it came straight out of a mid-Nineties MTV commercial.

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Fleksy brings alternate keyboard to several popular iOS apps

There's a new keyboard in town, as startup Fleksy brings a new way to enter text into iOS apps like Launch Center Pro and Wordbox.

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Apple adds ABC, KOR-TV, and Bloomberg to Apple TV lineup

The Apple TV's slow growth continues with four new channels, and the potential of more to come.