A few thoughts on the iPhone/Verizon rumor…

The big rumor going around today (and MAN – isn’t AMAZING how these “insiders” always seem to come out of the wood work when news and releases are slow? You’d think they PLAN it like this or something) is that Apple is going to release a CDMA iPhone with Verizon in 2009. I’m sure Verizon […]

Perian Quicktime plugin releases version 1.1.1

Perian, which is a free – open source – Quicktime plugin that enables support for additional media types, has released update 1.1.1 with the following fixes and features. *H.264 in AVI fixed *Some anamorphic AVI files are now supported *Performance problems due to PIC fixed with Xcode 3.1 *Incorrect frame skipping on H.264 intra frames […]

“Kroll” action game released for iPhone

At WWDC this year A developer named Digital Legends Entertainment showed us a brief sample of a “God of War” styled game called “Kroll” for the iPhone and iPod Touch. Well 3 days ago that game was released for the iPhone with little fanfare. Frankly, the thing looks amazing. Reviews (of which there are 56 […]

Apple’s Stock is tumbling after downgrades from Analysts

Apple’s stock is feeling the pain of economic crisis that is currently threatening the U.S. economy. Today, after downgrades from two different analysts, Apple’s stock has plummeted almost $20 a share as I write this. Mike Abramsky of RBC Capital downgraded the company from “Outperform” to “Sector Peform” with a new stock target at $140 […]

About those AppleTV rumors…..

Rumors of the AppleTV’s demise have been greatly exaggerated over the weekend. Because of reports from retailers that the AppleTV’s advertising material was to be destroyed, a rumor has managed to seep its way through the Interwebs that the AppleTV is being replaced. It was further fueled by the fact that there is a webcast […]

Microsoft’s “TellMe” Subsidiary working on iPhone App

Microsoft is working on an iPhone App. Specifically the company’s “Tellme” unit. The group is actively developing a version of Tellme, which offer voice-activated search for a variety of phones, for the iPhone. The company quickly put together an alpha program for the iPhone a few weeks after the SDK was released, but they have […]