Jefferson Graham, USA TODAY

Jefferson Graham

USA TODAY

Manhattan Beach, CA, United States

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Recent:
  • USA TODAY
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  • delawareonline
Past:
  • Enquirer
  • Yahoo Finance
  • The Des Moines Register
  • North Jersey News
  • The News Leader
  • The Asbury Park Press NJ
  • WWL-TV
  • 12NewsNow
  • KARE 11
  • KVUE News
  • and more…

Recent articles by Jefferson:

Tired of #$%& passwords? Single Sign-on could be savior

Apple, Google & Facebook's instant sign-in is safer than tough passwords, says Google exec. If true, no more fiddling with #s, letters and symbols. → Read More

Mattel revs up Hot Wheels to new digital generation

The iconic best-selling brand now has videogame tie-in with physical toy and digital track. Apple Stores to tout Hot Wheels id with in-store display. → Read More

WWDC 2019: Meet Apple's youngest app developer, Ayush

Apple's student scholarship program brings in kids from around the world to attend the WWDC developer conference. A 10-year-old won the contest. → Read More

Apple WWDC 2019: Goodbye, iTunes. Hello, iOS 13 and iPadOS

It's official: Apple is dropping iTunes in exchange for three separate apps and called its new operating system iOS 13. Here's what you need to know. → Read More

Why does my iPhone screen crack so easily and what should I do now?

Repair shops offer generally cheaper options than Apple, unless you have iPhone XS Max. Most stores won't repair the Max because parts are too pricey → Read More

Want to curb your robocall agony? Try these 3 things now

Adding a unique ringtone to your contacts would signal that this call is from someone you know; also make sure to set them up in your contacts list. → Read More

Google offers free YouTube Music for Google Home speakers

Matches offer from Amazon with a twist--the songs are ad-free, and available not just on Google Home but any speaker that works with Google Assistant. → Read More

The ghost of Roy Orbison gets a new partner, Buddy Holly

Holograms used to bring dead performers back on stage, using movie like CGI technology. Ticket sales were slow at first, but promoter not giving up. → Read More

Amazon Alexa now has free music for Echo owners who don't need Prime.

Previously, Echo owners could only hear music without subscribing if they were Prime members. But now Amazon has opened a free tier for them. → Read More

Google and Amazon make up — YouTube coming to Fire TV

Longtime adversaries agree to agree, but only for TV streaming; YouTube still not available on Echo Show, nor Google products for sale on Amazon. → Read More

Farmville game spam battle couldn't stop Words with Friends maker Zynga

Zynga survived a Facebook algorithm change by focusing on the hits and updating them, while bringing in acquisitions for new games. → Read More

Apple accused of securities fraud and misleading public

On January 2nd, Apple CEO Tim Cook revised guidance for quarter, based on lower iPhone sales. Lawsuit says he should have revealed it earlier. → Read More

T-Mobile-Sprint merger in trouble

No. 3 and No. 4 wireless carriers are looking to combine to better fight off dominant Verizon and AT&T in their quest for customers. → Read More

Alexa, play free music for me? Amazon may challenge Spotify and Pandora, report says

Amazon currently offers free music to Prime subscribers, a limited offering, as well as a full featured subscription service, Amazon Music Unlimited. → Read More

Cutting the cord and watching sports isn't easy. Sling, Fubo try to help

Blackouts on local teams are one woe, along with missing games controlled by cable and satellite companies. One workaround suggested: a VPN app. → Read More

Cutting the cord: Save money with Sling or Philo

YouTube TV, DirecTV Now raised rates this year, but Sling and Philo are still bargain priced. Time for a la carte streaming? → Read More

Disney+'s rave reviews put pressure on Apple

Disney's launch event for Disney + streaming service got rave reviews while Apple's left people scratching their heads. Reason: giant library and low price. . → Read More

Uber reveals IPO, offers a driver bonus up to $10,000

Uber has expanded beyond rides to food delivery and it's also exploring self-driving cars. The company is based in San Francisco. → Read More

$1,000 for a smartphone? How about $100?

The Samsung Galaxy J2, Alcatel Dawn or Nokia 2 all work just fine to do what you need for under $100. Drawbacks: slower processing, and smaller screens → Read More

American Media looking to sell National Enquirer and its tabloids

The longtime tabloid has been locked in a battle with Amazon's Jeff Bezos, who accuses Enquirer of "extortion." → Read More