Audiobook Review: A Song of Ice and Fire read by Roy Dotrice

Audiobook Review: A Song of Ice and Fire read by Roy Dotrice
A Game of Thrones Running Time: 33 hrs and 26 min A Clash Of Kings Running Time: 36 hrs and 38 min A Storm of Swords Running Time: 47 hrs and 32 min Author: George R. R. Martin Narrator: Roy Dotrice This is a collective audiobook review of the first three books of A Song Read more…

Tips for Apple Evangelists

Before anything else, I’d like to introduce myself: I’m Lorraine Nepomuceno, a web designer and rabid Apple fan-girl. When I’m not blogging about web design or creating dream configurations of Mac Pros at the Apple store, I run a little online bakeshop, spend time with my husband, and try, mostly in vain, to keep our Read more…

Covershock – Kuo Design Shows All Jobs Covers in One Place

Covershock - Kuo Design Shows All Jobs Covers in One Place
Put up a Google Alert for “Steve +Jobs” and see what you get. I recently discovered that Kuo Design has printed a page with every Steve Jobs magazine cover he’s ever done, all in one place. This one above is my favorite, but there’s a brief story as to why. I’m a car guy, and Read more…

Apple Tree Hugging – Greenpeace Gives Apple 4-Star Rating

Apple Tree Hugging - Greenpeace Gives Apple 4-Star Rating
It used to be that Apple was frequently chastised for building electronics that were harmful to the environment for all sorts of reasons. Then one day, someone in Cupertino woke up and said, “We’re all a bunch of hippies here, right? Why not help our planet instead of hurting it?” That’s when the process changed Read more…

iPhone Apps I Love – DirectV

iPhone Apps I Love - DirectV
Let me tell you a little bit about my schedule. Wake up at 6:45, watch some DVR’d TV in the living room while breakfast is made, then I eat for a bit and watch a show, typically for an hour. I then get in the shower, and 30 minutes later I’m at my desk, typing Read more…

Take Your Business on the Road – Quickbooks for the iPhone

I’ve mentioned it before, but I’m a small business owner, and by small, I mean that it’s me. Well, my wife too, technically, but she’s more part time than anything. Anyways, when I decided to start my business, I did a lot of research to try to find a software program that worked well for Read more…

8500+ Drink & Cocktail Recipes for Free in an App

8500+ Drink & Cocktail Recipes for Free in an App
Who would not want a dozen different drink recipes using Guinness? Who would not want to shake the iPhone for instructions to making a drink that will emerge at random? The “8500+ Drink & Cocktail Recipes Free” App can provide this and instruction for the pouring of perfect Caribbean Boilermakers to chase down the bartender’s Read more…

Facebook for iPhone Brings Push Notifications

Facebook for iPhone Brings Push Notifications
Facebook has blown up in the past few years, as evidenced by the popularity of their iPhone app (iTunes link). and the latest version adds push notifications to the mix, plus can sync with your iPhone’s address book to share images and other info. This is a free update, so if you’ve already got the Read more…

AT&T Upgrades 3G Network – Just Don’t Ask About Tethering

AT&T put out a press release today stating that they’ve done a software upgrade on several of their 3G sites nationwide, making it faster, and starting to deploy high-speed packet access technology in the process. They also state that they’re upgrading the hardware portion of the network this year and next, meaning that soon, AT&T Read more…

Apple buys Quattro Wireless

Apple buys Quattro Wireless
Man, it must be nice to have a lot of spare cash laying around like a certain Apple company I know of. According to the Quattro website, they were just purchased by apple. To quoth the VP: Happy New Year from Quattro Wireless! We are thrilled to let you know that Apple has acquired Quattro. Read more…