Dr. Pepper – iPhone Game Developer?

Dr. Pepper - iPhone Game Developer?
Dr. Pepper has entered the arena of iPhone developers…wait…what? Yeah, that’s right, Dr. Pepper, the cola (or soda depending on where you live) company has developed a Bejeweled knock off games called Matchcaps. “There’s always more to Dr Pepper. Consumers want enhanced access to fun and games on their iPhones, and Dr Pepper will be Read more…

YouTube Find: Apple Power Macintosh Ad – “The future”

I love cheesy robots, and I love Apple – so how on Earth could I NOT love this ad? Read more…

Microsoft ends Messenger Development for Mac

Microsoft ends Messenger Development for Mac
In a move that should surprise absolutely no one, Microsoft has dropped MSN Messenger for Mac from development. The notoriously buggy application will be discontinued, but Microsoft promises that a new IM client that will work with AIM/gTalk/ICQ will be released soon. The new app has been described by Microsoft as “really, really cool and Read more…

Update: Everything is going fine – Apple Gazette Daily returns tomorrow

As you read this I’m in a doctor’s appointment with my dad. Things are going very well, and everything should be back to normal around here starting tomorrow. I will be recording Apple Gazette Daily tomorrow even if it is just with the internal mic. Samson has made no effort to get back with me Read more…

O2 removes the 200mb “Fair Use” policy for iPhone

O2 removes the 200mb "Fair Use" policy for iPhone
In another bit of iPhone news that is great for those abroad, UK readers will be glad to know that 02 has dropped their “fair use” policy from the iPhone plans. The plan would have limited data usage to 200mb (which I can tell you wouldn’t have done you much good. I used 200mbs this Read more…

AT&T FINALLY adds International service plan for the iPhone

AT&T FINALLY adds International service plan for the iPhone
In a move that is a very long time coming, AT&T has finally added an International service plan to the iPhone. The plan is, as expected, isn’t cheap – but it’s a much better deal than the $3,000 bills some people have received after taking their iPhones over seas. From the TechWeb article: The plan Read more…

Briefly: Mac Malware, iPhone Award, and Dumbest Apple Predictions

Slashdot is reporting that their is a Mac Malware site out there that is attempting to high jack machines through porn. It wants you to download a .DMG file that will mount and require you to click several screens before becoming infected, but once you are infected, it will take complete control of the machine. Read more…

Apple quietly updates Macbook and Macbook Pros

Apple quietly updates Macbook and Macbook Pros
Well, color me surprised, the Macbook line has been quietly updated with no aesthetic changes. Today Apple began selling new Macbooks that share the same Santa Rosa-based architecture as their professional cousins. Macbook Pros will now come with the option to upgrade to a 2.6GHz Core 2 Duo chip as well. If you were holding Read more…

Limited Updates – No Podcast for the rest of the week

Yesterday morning I got a phone call about 10:00 am that my father had been in a truck accident. When I say truck, I don’t mean a Ford F-150 – I mean an 18 wheeler. He was the driver, and he flipped it…twice. It was a one person accident, and no other vehicles were involved. Read more…