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Will Amazon’s Tablet Finally Put a Stop to the iPad?

by Aug 30, 2011

With rumors of Amazon’s tablet launch in September running amuck on the web, I figured I give my two cents on this supposed iPad competitor. We all know that Motorola has had a tough time selling Xooms, Samsung has had poor performance with the Tab and now HP decided to pull out of the tablet…Continue Reading

Are You Ready for Mobile Payments?

Aug 09, 2011 No Comments

Whether you trust them or not, mobile payments are around the corner. The expected launch of Google Wallet and other competing services by Visa, American Express and others this year will bring mobile payments to NFC-enabled (Near Field Communications)¬†phones. This means you can literally leave your wallet at home and only carry your ID, an…Continue Reading

Are You Ready for AT&T Data Throttling in October?

Aug 08, 2011 No Comments

What? You didn’t know that AT&T will begin throttling that precious unlimited data plan you were grandfathered into last year? Starting October 1, smartphone customers with unlimited data plans may experience reduced speeds once their usage in a billing cycle reaches the level that puts them among the top 5 percent of heaviest data users….Continue Reading

What’s in Your Computer Bag?

Aug 01, 2011 4 Comments

One of the great advantages of running a business online is the ability to work anywhere, so long as there is a Wi-Fi connection of course. And the most important thing while working away from home is having a gear bag with all the essentials. Because the last thing you want is not to have…Continue Reading

GilsMethod Weekly Newsletter Launch

Jul 19, 2011 No Comments

GilsMethod.com covers topics that range from Apple’s iPad to the latest version of Windows. Because of this we may write about a specific topic one week and then another topic on the following. This can be frustrating to readers who subscribe to our daily updates newsletter for a specific topic and receive daily updates for…Continue Reading

Should I Upgrade to Lion?

Jul 04, 2011 7 Comments

This is the question that I keep getting from friends and family that primarily use Macs and have heard about the upcoming upgrade to Lion. It is a great question whose answer depends entirely on your situation and your Mac’s specifications. Before you delve into reasons why you should upgrade or not you first need…Continue Reading