• Decoding Microsoft’s Fantastic Passive-Agressive Numbers Post

    Great translation of Microsoft’s numbers blog post.

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  • OWC Data Doubler Optical Bay Hard Drive/SSD

    Macsales.com: Configuration flexibility is yours when you replace your MacBook or MacBook Pro’s internal SuperDrive with the OWC Data Doubler. This custom engineered black anodized aluminum bracket with attached PCB circuit board comes ready to mount any 9.5mm tall 2.5″ SATA hard disk drive and even Solid State Drives. This is on my to-do list.

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  • iPhone Halo Effect

    When the iPod came out with a version that allowed Windows syncing there was a lot said about the ‘iPod Halo effect’ ((See Wikipedia for a definition.)) – essentially because the iPod is so popular Apple would sell more Macs to people. The same thought has come about with the iPhone. Essentially pundits are arguing […]

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  • 5 Ways iPhone 4 Will Influence Future Smartphones

    Hard to argue with any of those points.

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  • My Life Without Facebook

    I have not missed it one bit. Believe it.

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  • iPhone 3GS versus 4

    Bare Feats: We ran SunSpider on the Sprint EVO 4G. The iPhone 4 is 27% faster overall. The iPhone 4 as expected was faster than the 3G S in all tests, most likely due to the new A4 processor.

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  • iPhone 4’s first-day sales may top 1.5 million

    Electronista: An early estimate by Oppenheimer analyst Yair Reiner suggests Apple may have sold as many as 1.5 million iPhone 4s on just its first day of sales. Assuming that Apple sold about 750,000 phones in the US, including 600,000 pre-orders, 100,000 walk-in purchases, and 50,000 Best Buy units, he believes that the number roughly […]

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  • iPhone 4 Reception Issues

    As many of you may know already iPhone 4 users are reporting reception issues when the phone is held in the left hand with the hand bridging two of the antennas. I have had my iPhone for two days know, my wife has one as well, and I have tried to replicate this issue on […]

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  • Right of Passage (iPhone 4 Launch Day)

    Today I went through and Apple right of passage – I stood in line for 9.5 hours to get my wife her iPhone 4. I was in the non-reserved line at the Bellevue, WA Apple store from 5:30a to 3:00p. A lot of people wondered why I did this for my Wife, given that I […]

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  • Google uses remote kill switch to uninstall Android apps

    Andrew Kameka: Google has announced that the company has used its little-known remote kill function that allows it to uninstall apps from Android devices. On the Google developer blog, Rich Cannings explained that Google has removed two applications by a research team that “intentionally misrepresented their purpose in order to encourage user downloads.” The app […]

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  • Apple Bellevue Update 12:37p

    I have been in line since 5:30a looks like we are getting close probably another hour or two. Oh god.

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  • Apple store Bellevue

    As of an hour ago.

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  • Dropbox Adds Ability to Create a Shareable Link to Any File in Your Account

    Simon Mackie: File sharing and syncing service Dropbox has just released a great new feature: The ability to create a link to any file or folder in your Dropbox account. People following the link will be taken to a specially designed landing page that allows them to view or play your shared files right from […]

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  • Line Update

    Store just opened i am in spot 130 in the non-reserved line. Not feeling too confident I will get one.

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  • Ars reviews the HTC EVO 4G

    Ryan Paul: It’s clear that smartphone makers still haven’t found the sweet spot for large form-factor handheld devices. Simply increasing the size of the screen is not a recipe for building a better phone. The handset makers need to adopt higher resolutions for large displays so that the additional physical space consumed by the screen […]

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  • iMovie for iPhone 4 is now available

    I will be downloading that shortly.

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  • In line at Apple Store Bellevue, WA

    Got here at 5:30a line is long. Don’t think I’ll get the phone for my wife. Going rate for front of the line spots is $100 right now.

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  • Watch Verizon Squash Attempts to Film the Droid X Next to the iPhone 4

    This is pretty funny. I don’t blame them for stopping the direct comparison, but they could atleast give a clear explanation. Instead of coming up with random stuff off the top of her head she could have just said, “Given the event that we are at we would like the focus to remain on the […]

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  • Droid X vs. iPhone 4 (In Pictures)

    Just look at the size difference, then tell me which one you want in your pocket.

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  • Initial iPhone 4 Thoughts

    I got my iPhone 4 at Noon on 6/23/10 since then here is what I am thinking about Apple’s latest gadget. The form factor, being squared instead of round, is very different. Personally I love it, but it won’t be for everyone. The size is also significantly smaller than the iPhone 3G S and it […]

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