Lex Friedman

Lex is a former writer for Macworld. He lives in New Jersey with his wife and three kids.
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Yojimbo 4 gains sync, but eschews iCloud

Bare Bones on Wednesday released Yojimbo 4, which introduces a third-party-powered syncing option. The company spent more than a year attempting to work with iCloud, and eventually gave up.
8 years ago
News

Lodsys dismisses lawsuit against app maker TMSoft

Patent-holding company Lodsys dismissed its lawsuit against app maker TMSoft. The developer agreed to drop his own motions, and to join Lodsys in making a charitable donation.
8 years ago
Opinion

The next iPad mini: You want Retina with that?

Analysts predict that the next iPad mini will have a Retina display. And also that it won't. Lex Friedman thinks at least one of them is probably right.
8 years ago
Mac OS X Hints

How to report iMessage spam to Apple

Apple recently unveiled a means of reporting iMessage spam, a menace perhaps even more obnoxious than email spam. Here's how to help Apple stem the tide.
8 years ago
News

Review: Best battery cases for the iPhone 5

If you want to work your iPhone hard, particularly when you're traveling or otherwise away from places to recharge the device, you need a battery case. Here are 11 options to consider.
8 years ago