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-image-Nearly 30% of Apple’s first-gen iPhones are still in use – report

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By Neil Hughes Published: 10:00 AM EST Just 2 percent of all iPhone OS handsets still in use are Apple's first-generation iPhone, but a new calculation estimates that amounts to nearly 30 percent of the 6.1 million iPhones sold between June 2007 and July 2008. Mobile advertising firm AdMob released its monthly Mobile Metrics report on Tuesday, which included information on the hardware and software used by owners of Apple's handsets in the month of March. The data revealed that just 2 percent of Read more [...]

-image-Opera for iPhone: The review

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At last. Apple approved Opera's Mini browser for the iPhone overnight, and in in a few hours it's already attracted over 150 reviews. They're not all positive, and not all accurate, but it's an indication of how much interest there is in a better browser. While Safari was the jewel in the crown of the iPhone user interface, it hasn't changed in three years. There are now 80 million iPhone and iPod Touches out in the wild, so some choice is long overdue. What's it like, then? Read More Read more [...]

-image-Apple to Allow Rival Browser Free Rein on iPhone

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KEVIN J. O'BRIEN Published: April 13, 2010 BERLIN — The Norwegian company that makes the Opera Internet browser said Tuesday that its software had been approved for iPhone, making it the first browser that competes with Apple’s own software to gain full access to the popular smartphone. Shares of Opera, which is based in Oslo, rose more than 2 percent in a falling market as investors anticipated that the announcement would lift Opera’s presence in the United States, where its Read more [...]

-image-Apple’s ‘Get a Mac’ Commercials Discontinued?

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Apple’s ‘Get a Mac’ Commercials Discontinued?: “

In an interview with The A.V. Club (via MacDailyNews), actor Justin Long reveals that Apple may have discontinued its series of ‘Get a Mac’ ads featuring Long and John Hodgman in their respective roles as…”

(Via MacRumors.)

-image-Apple Goes Where The Portals Failed: It’s The Hardware, Stupid

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Six months ago an Apple analyst told me he thought the company’s long-term goal was to become the internet’s cable TV company. I didn’t get it then. I really get it now. Most think of Apple as a computer or consumer electronics company. I think that’s becoming a means to a much bigger end: becoming a giant news, entertainment and communications network with Googillian ambitions... Read More Read more [...]

-image-New MacBook and MacBook Pro breaks iPhone Jailbreak – Pwnage Tool pwned by MacBook

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New MacBook and MacBook Pro breaks iPhone Jailbreak – Pwnage Tool pwned by MacBook via New MacBook and MacBook Pro breaks iPhone Jailbreak – Pwnage Tool pwned by MacBook. Read more [...]

-image-Dev Team has a working jailbreak for iPhone OS 4 Beta

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Dev Team has a working jailbreak for iPhone OS 4 Beta via IPhone 4 | ithinkdifferent . Read more [...]

-image-Apple Posts QuickTime of iPhone OS 4 Media Event

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Apple Posts QuickTime of iPhone OS 4 Media Event: “
Apple has posted a QuickTime stream of today’s event. Here’s a summary of the events:

– Apple Announces Multitasking in iPhone 4.0
– Apple Introduces iAds Mobile Advertising Platform
– Apple Introduces Game Cente…”

(Via MacRumors.)

-image-More Evidence Next iPhone to Have Front Facing Camera, iChat, and More

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More Evidence Next iPhone to Have Front Facing Camera, iChat, and More: "Another SDK release from Apple means more hints to uncover about their future plans. Today's iPhone OS 4 release was no exception, though the hints it reveals seem to be familiar. The iPad SDK first revealed tons of evidence that Apple had, in fa..." (Via MacRumors.) Read more [...]

-image-Inside iPhone 4.0’s multitasking

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Inside iPhone 4.0’s multitasking: “Apple’s got an interesting definition of multitasking. It might not mean what you think it means. Jason Snell has some analysis.

(Via MacCentral.)

-image-New rumor has HTC buying Palm

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New rumor has HTC buying Palm: "Palm saw its shares spike on Friday after another Taiwan rumor of a potential buyer. Local publication UDN claimed that HTC has been deep in talks to possibly buy the American company and has seen its CEO, Peter Chou, spend just five days in his native Taiwan over the past three weeks.... (Via MacNN | Apple, Macintosh and iPod news.) Read more [...]

-image-3G Skype not coming to iPhone for some time?

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3G Skype not coming to iPhone for some time?: "In spite of a demonstration of Skype running with new features on iPhone 4.0 firmware, 3G support for the VoIP app may not be coming for a while, a Wired article suggests. The app was recently updated for v3.x devices but continues to lack 3G, a potentially cost-saving option given AT&Ts unlimited data plans and reversal of stance on VoIP technology. Several other apps already support 3G VoIP, such as Fring.... " (Via MacNN | Apple, Macintosh and Read more [...]

-image-How To Build Your Own WordPress Site [PDF GUIDE]

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How To Build Your Own WordPress Site [PDF GUIDE]: " Everyone has a place on the web nowadays, whether you’re a construction professional, an auctioning vegan, or just someone who wants to be heard. And I’m not talking about Twitter accounts and Facebook profiles, but rather about fully-fledged websites. Tomorrow, you could have yours! No matter for what purpose, WordPress has proven to be one of the most efficient, most diverse, and most accessible platform. It’s what we use at MakeUseOf! Read more [...]

-image-iPhone Cycling Applications

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Here is an excellent review site for bike apps to measure distance, calories, routes etc.

There is bound to be something here that you can use!

From ruedatropical

-image-A better Wake up app…

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WakeUp allows you to remotely wake up a machine asleep. WakeUp lets you store name and Ethernet addresses of your machines, and wake them up when needed, i.e. when you need to access a file on a distant machine whose File Sharing is on, without physically accessing the machine to wake it up. I tried the WakeOLan app but it did not detect my sleeping desktop. With this app I punched in the mac address and it awoke from its slumber. Get it HERE Read more [...]