Archive for the ‘apple’ Category

People hate subscribing to stuff. We have phone bills, cable, newspapers, magazines, internet, and lots of other crap. Apple’s MobileMe may not have to be another. Although I personally don’t use push service, I know many an iPhone user who was suckered into buying the service. Most of them don’t even know how to sync […]


As if Gizmodo’s extensive leak of the iPhone 4 prototype wasn’t enough to convince you that the new iPhone is going to take a new path in design, SmartPhoneMedic has video proof that they have obtained the middle plate for the next iPhone. Based on the video, SmartPhoneMedic confirms that the new micro-sim card has […]


Take this as you will. USA  Today is reporting that AT&T’s exclusive partnership to sell the iPhone is a 5-year deal with Apple. If this holds out to be true, then that sound you just heard was that of millions of Verizon customers crying about having to wait until 2012 for the possibility to get […]


Take that iPhone. NPD Group’s latest survey estimates that Google’s Android-powered smartphones have slipped up into second place for the first quarter with 28%. Apple’s iPhone total iPhone is sitting in third place for the first quarter with 21%. The king is still RIM’s BlackBerry with a market of 36% amongst cell phones for the […]


[Note: This is a re-post from Ploked from 4/28/10] More, more, more. In the tech world, who doesn’t want more megahertz in their CPUs? Faster and more powerful GPUs for the increasing demand of high definition video from 1080p. Moore’s Law states that every two years the number of transistors on a circuit board can […]


As soon as I saw this setup, I knew it was stupid. Just dumb. Why anyone would think this is a good idea is beyond me. As noted, I do think the iPad is a very nice, albeit limited piece of hardware. It’s made for touch input, and that is what it excels at. Converting […]


[Note: This is a re-post from Ploked from 4/5/10] The biggest news this week (and probably next week and the following weeks) is, of course, the iPad. Apple’s much talked about tablet computer. Back in January, before the iPad was announced, I posed the question of whether or not we have enough room in our […]