EDGE Network trouble in Central Texas…anywhere else?

For the last week the Edge network has been almost non-existent in Central Texas, where I live. It has been so sporadic that, at times, my wife and I can be sitting at a table together, and one of our iPhones will connect to the Internet, while the other one won’t be able to. I […]

Stream TV to your iPhone with MythTV iPhone FrontEnd

MythTV is great Linux-based, Tivo-like, software that allows you to build your own DVR. It has a great community online building a variety of plug-ins, themes, and other features. The latest of which, is an iPhone FrontEnd. Users have the ability to browse recorded shows, view program information, and stream videos to their iPhone. You […]

New version of iPhone SDK adds Open GL ES support

The fourth beta version of the iPhone SDK was released yesterday. The update adds OpenGL ES support to the iPhone Simulator, which allows you to quickly build and test mobile applications and handheld games using OpenGL ES. It can be downloaded from the iPhone Dev Center now.

New WWDC image makes Conference focus clear

The image above is the latest image from Apple in relation to WWDC 2008, and it makes it very clear on what to expect at the World Wide Developer’s Conference this year. While Mac development is, of course, important – the obvious focus this year is going to be on iPhone. I mean – look […]

Apple reveals Record Second Quarter Results

Apple today announced the financial results for its second fiscal 2008 quarter, which ended on March 28th, 2008. The company posted “revenue of $7.51 billion and net quarterly profit of $1.05 billion, or $1.16 per diluted share. These results compare to revenue of $5.26 billion and net quarterly profit of $770 million, or $.87 per […]

Introducing the Golden Macbook Air

Computer Choppers has created a gold plated Macbook Air. It’s the world’s first 24kt Gold Macbook Air with a Sapphires Apple logo ta boot. Does it join the ranks of other notable Apple luxury products? Well, not really – the ones we’ve mocked in the past including the “Golden Age” Macbook Air, the Golden iPhone, […]

Apple buys chip maker for $278 Million

Apple has purchased chip company, P.A. Semi – makers of a 64-bit dual core processor that is said to be as much as 300% more efficient than its nearest competition. Plus, it uses only 5 to 13 watts at 2GHz. Products using the chips won’t be available until next year, but Apple’s purchase of this […]

iTV adds titles to the UK iTunes store

The UK iTunes store is still movie free, but you can add one additional television network to the mix now. iTV has joined the BBC and Channel 4 by adding ‘Lewis’, ‘Goodnight Mr Tom’, ‘Brideshead Revisited’, ‘Cold Feet’, ‘The Saint’ and ‘Captain Scarlet’ to the UK store. It’s mostly archive shows, but it is something…and […]