How Essential Is Essential?

Update 11/14/2017: Essential has released Android Oreo as a beta. More information can be found here. Essential is Relative This is the Essential phone. There is a reason why I haven’t posted about this before in the past and it’s the first thing I’ll mention in this review: the price. This phone debuted at $699….

Don’t Buy The iPhone X – Yet

Patience is a virtue. The new iPhone X is finally here and with it the impulse to buy the latest and greatest of Apple’s products. I’m here to tell you to resist that urge like crazy. The iPhone X is undoubtedly the best iPhone yet, bringing with it an edge-to-edge OLED screen, upgraded cameras, Face…

Dear Google — About Your New Hardware Division…

October 3rd, 2016. It’s the evening before Google’s big, BIG hardware event and I’m reading articles about what to expect — on my iPhone. Yes. iPhone. It arrived Saturday. A gently used, out-of-warranty 6S Plus with 64 GB of memory. I opened the packaging, tossed in my SIM card and booted up, putting my beloved Nexus 6P…