Apple stock drops after Goldman Upgrade

Yesterday afternoon, Apple’s stock took a 4.5 point drop (or 2.7%) after both a spike that brought the company up over $170 a share, and an upgrade from Goldman Sachs for “across the board” strength in the Mac line. Sachs raised Apple’s target price from $165 to $190 and recommended to their clients that they […]

Apple’s Web App Directory is up – but where are the IM Clients?

Yesterday afternoon Apple launched their Web Apps directory on – with a rather noticeable exclusion. There are applications for everything you can think of. To Do lists, Tip Estimators, Games, even mobile banking websites that were not even designed for the iPhone. …but where are the IM applications? Where is FlickIM, BeeJive, and all […]

Apples and Oranges – Problems with European iPhone Releases Continue

So you may remember that Orange jumped the gun on the whole annoucement of the iPhone in France thing. Apple wasn’t happy about that, and even issued a statement that they hadn’t announced anything about a France release – they have only mentioned the UK and Germany. The two companies are having serious relationship issues, […]

iPods used as Arabic Translators

You know, every time I can combine my love of Apple and my love of Star Trek, I’m a happy man (So you can imagine how much I love using the speaker on my iPhone to talk to people). Anyway, this article from Macenstein points us toward the Vcommunicator Mobile by Vcom3D. The device is […]

PIC: iPod Touch Glitch – it’s not supposed to do that

As you can see…there’s a little problem with th keyboard there. What’s funny, is that it was still fully functional at the time. The guy had to restart the iPod touch to get this to correct itself. I’ve never had a problem like this with my iPhone, but several commentors in the Digg post mentioned […]

Apple Q4 financial webcast set for Oct. 22nd

Apple is scheduled to announce its 4th quarter results on October 22nd, 2007 – and, as always, will have a live webcast to discuss the results. from the MaCNN article: For the quarter, analysts are expecting average earnings-per-share (EPS) of $0.83 on revenues of $6.0 billion. In the year-ago quarter, the company beat analysts’ EPS […]

At&T de-evils their TOS

Yesterday AT&T changed their terms of service. The change is significant to all AT&T customers, including iPhone owners, because of the previously ridiculous freedom of speech issues in their TOS. Here’s what the old one said: 5.1 Suspension/Termination…AT&T may immediately terminate or suspend all or a portion of your Service, any Member ID, electronic mail […]

iPhone SIMFree releases 1.1.1 SIM Unlock

For those of you that have been bent out of shape about the whole 1.1.1 update, you’ll be happy to know that iPhone SIMFree, the folks behind the first GUI based unlock for the iPhone, have released a new update for the 1.1.1 issues. Their software works with both new iPhones and iPhones that have […]