Also, it Can Cure Cancer – Apple Files Patent for 3-D Touchscreen for a Tablet

Also, it Can Cure Cancer - Apple Files Patent for 3-D Touchscreen for a Tablet
I was feeling particularly cynical when Franky B pointed this blog post from the Baltimore Sun out to me on Monday, mostly because it was another Tablet reference in a field of other BS rumors, so I put it aside. But, it is news, and now it’s all over the interwebs, so let’s talk about Read more…

Just … Wow – Rotating iPhone Dock

Just ... Wow - Rotating iPhone Dock
Oh, Sharper Image, how I love thee. I remember when I was just barely old enough to drive, how I’d take the car down to the Biltmore fashion center just to see those new gadgets that you had on the shelves. “Ooh, an electric razor with foam dispenser! If only I could shave!” I would Read more…

Weather Channel App Wows

Weather Channel App Wows
The iPhone comes with an excellent weather application preinstalled, so why should one want more? In the movie “Back to the Future Part 2,” Doc Brown complains about the 21st century’s mail, but not the weather service. He knows to the minute when the rain is going to stop, and it can now be determined Read more…

Apple’s Catching up to McDonalds – Over 3 Billion Apps Served

It’s been 18 months since the App store was first introduced, and today Apple announced that they’ve passed the 3 billion apps downloaded number, Now sure, not all of those apps cost money, and not every one costs $9.99 either, but no matter which way you slice it, that’s a whole lot of money in Read more…

The iPhone Killer Myth – Nexus One Release at 1 p.m. Eastern Today

The iPhone Killer Myth - Nexus One Release at 1 p.m. Eastern Today
Today’s a big day down at the Google campus, because they’ve got a big announcement scheduled for 1 p.m. Eastern today, and who knows what it could possibly be about? Well duh, it’s about the new Nexus One phone, one of the worst-kept secrets in recent history – although the argument could be made that Read more…

Wall Street Journal Claims Tablet in January

Wall Street Journal Claims Tablet in January
Well, it’s official. Put aside your shiny coins and get ready to exchange them for a fancy piece of hardware, because the Wall Street Journal is reporting that the new Apple tablet device is coming out in March.  Of course, the article is pretty vague: 10-11 inch touch screen, two different material finishes, and as Read more…

Whoops: Magic Mouse is Making Keyboard Batteries Disappear

Whoops: Magic Mouse is Making Keyboard Batteries Disappear
Ouch. According to a forum post on the Apple Discussion board, it looks like the new Magic Mouse is having issues with eating up the batteries on the Apple Wireless Keyboard. No one is quite sure why this is happening, but for the thousands of people who have been buying iMacs in the past few Read more…

Archie Comics goes digital into the iTunes App Store

Archie Comics goes digital into the iTunes App Store
These aren’t just reprints of old issues of Archie comics. Everybody’s favorite teenager is now on the iPhone / iPod touch and they’ve been reformatted to fit the landscape mode of your screen. All you need to do is slide your finger across to view every gloriously articulated panel for that Archie goodness we’ve grown Read more…

Teaching Handwriting with an iPhone – Letter Writer Oceans (Preschool ABC’s)

Teaching Handwriting with an iPhone - Letter Writer Oceans (Preschool ABC's)
For those of you who aren’t on my twitter feed and don’t follow every nuance of this AG writer’s life, here’s a scoop: My wife and I are expecting our first child in about four weeks. Am I scared? Of course I am. I have the Lego Death Star sitting on my desk, I don’t Read more…

Back up the Morton’s Truck: iSlate Specs in the Wilds

Back up the Morton's Truck: iSlate Specs in the Wilds
Thank god I’m wearing my rubber underwear. Phonearena.com is reporting that they have the first pics of the Apple iSlate, as well as the fancy OS that it’s going to be running. Here’s the specs: Running OSX Clouded Leopard Widget based homescreen Browse & Download apps from the App Store Up to 2x faster to Read more…