Palm CEO laughs off iPhone

According to the Mercury News Palm CEO Ed Colligan laughed off the idea that any company – including Apple – could easily win customers in the finicky smart-phone sector. Colligan was quoted as saying: “We’ve learned and struggled for a few years here figuring out how to make a decent phone…PC guys are not going Read more…

Migila offers up Mac DVR with Tivo-like TV Max

Want a Tivo for your Mac?  Miglia has got you covered. They have released TV Max, a perfect looking add-on for you Mac Mini (or any Mac for that matter) that is a full functioning DVR with time shift recording, and a slew of other features. The device features a full program guide, the ability Read more…

Undervolting for Lower Temperatures and Longer Battery Life

Jason O’ Grady writes on ZDNet how you can significantly lower heat dissipation on your Core Duo powered MacBook or MacBook Pro by reducing the CPU voltage. By lowering the voltage to the processor you can not only drastically lower the heat dissipation, but also increase the battery time significantly. There are, believe it or Read more…

Rare Find: Apple ][ Jigsaw Puzzle from 1983

Joshua Coventry chanced upon a rare find on eBay: an Apple ][ Jigsaw puzzle from Apple’s 1983 Gift Catalog. Back in 1983, Apple released a gift catalog featuring Apple-branded merchandize such as mugs, T-shirts, and, amongst many other items, an Apple II jigsaw puzzle. I bought it for 99 pence. Shortly after, it arrived - Read more…

ifrogz opens 15 Retail Mall Locations in the US

Just in time for the holidays, ifrogz is pleased to announce it has opened retail kiosks at 15 malls across the western United States and the Midwest. The customizable silicone iPod cases seen November 14, 2006 on NBC’s “Today Show” let music lovers customize their iPods more securely and stylishly than ever before. They are Read more…

AMD-Powered Apple Notebooks Coming Soon?

Apple Insider quotes a DigiTimes article that says AMD-powered Apple notebooks are not too far ahead into the future. The publication cites Taiwan-based sources in the passive component industry as witnessing an aggressive increase in orders for high-capacitance multi-layer ceramic capacitors (MLCCs) supposedly en-route for an AMD-based Apple notebook. In supporting its claims, the publication Read more…

New Apple Patent unveals “Blank” iPod/Tablet Concept

Hrmpf has just posted some extremely interesting information regarding the latest patent  application from Apple. Basically the application proposes that you can take a “blank” device like an iPod or tablet, and lay accessories over it to fit the needs of whatever it is your doing.  A DJ mixer for example, or a phone. From Read more…

FIRST LOOK: Griffin’s iTalk Pro

The Griffin iTalk Pro arrived in the labs today, and we’ve got some quick shots so you can take a look at this impressive little audio recorder for your iPod. We’ve done some quick tests, and so far, it’s a very easy to use, and impressive sounding device. We’ll give you a full review when Read more…

iPhone confirmed by manufacturing company?

According to Think Secret, The Commercial Times is reporting that Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision, has won a contract to produce 12 million phone handsets for Apple. Citing industry sources, the paper claims that the devices will ship in the first quarter of 2007 and will also function as “music players”. This is as close to Read more…

Vista DOES NOT support Zune

From the “You have got to be effin’ kiddin’ me” department comes this report from Apple Insider – including screenshot proof – that Vista currently does not support Zune. Now, Vista isn’t out yet, so it shouldn’t matter, right? Well…there are Vista Beta users all over the place that (if they bought a Zune today) Read more…