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Apple releases iOS 5 – everything you need to know

Apple releases iOS 5 – everything you need to know

| October 12, 2011 | 1 Comment

As promised, Apple dropped iOS 5 to everyone this morning. This new update to the iPhone, iPod, and iPad brings a lot of new features to Apple’s mobile devices, some which were sorely needed. Custom messaging ringtones Originally, iOS only allowed you to assign ringtones to people in your address book. Now you can assign […]

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Current tech catching up to Star Trek

Current tech catching up to Star Trek

| February 15, 2011 | 2 Comments

Star Trek is the ultimate geek show. Combining science fiction with gadgets and tech, it has become the de facto standard by which all other shows are compared against. In 1966, the technology used in the show seemed far beyond what could be made in the real world. In fact, some people didn’t even have […]

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How to read PDFs on an iPad using GoodReader

How to read PDFs on an iPad using GoodReader

| April 5, 2010 | 3 Comments

One shift I had to make when moving to an iPhone was the lack of a real file system. Other phones I used like the Nokia N95 or the Sony Ericsson had a tangible file system that you could navigate through, and apps could access directly. The iPhone doesn’t have such a thing. Either apps […]

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Don’t know the song? Shazam!

Don’t know the song? Shazam!

| March 19, 2010 | 2 Comments

How many times have you heard a song and wondered what it was? It’s happened to me countless times. You’re in the car, in a store, watching TV, and a song comes on that you need to know the title of. There’s an app for that called Shazam. It listens to the song for several […]

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First day with the iPhone 3GS

First day with the iPhone 3GS

| June 20, 2009 | 4 Comments

One thing I have to say about the original iPhone is that it was the only cell phone I owned since getting my first one around 1994 that I didn’t want to get rid of after six months. It was the phone that showed the cell phone makers that the technology really needed to be […]

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