Google Pad? Oh That Should Sell Like Hotcakes

I’m a fan of Google. I use Gmail all the time, Google Maps is my co-pilot, and I use Google Reader and Alerts to get info for this very website. What I don’t like however, are Google’s other software, Chrome and Android. I can’t get used to Chrome, and Android just does nothing for me. […]

What App Riddles the iPhone?

Read the answer to many intriguing questions in the free “Riddles” application for the iPhone. Hours of intelligent and, at times hilarious, fun can be perused with swipes on the screen. “A certain crime is punishable if attempted but not punishable if committed. What is it? –babblingbrooke “Answer: suicide.” This composition of millions of riddles […]

Well That Was Fast – Textbook Publishers Onboard for iPad

Just yesterday I was lamenting the lack of magazine support on the iPad, but maybe I just have to wait a little bit longer. Turns out that textbook manufacturers are flocking to the iBookstore, ready to put their wares online. Here’s a highlight from the article at the Wall Street Journal: The iPad also will […]

Skype on 3G VoIP – It’s Coming

Just a few days ago, I put up a post about changes to the iPhone OS, stating that VoIP is now good to go over 3G, making programs like Skype good money-saving options for long distance calls and the like. Of course, at the time, Skype had nothing to say about it. Now however, that’s […]

iPad and Magazines – Make it Happen

One of the big disappointments for me in during the iPad announcement was iBooks. I love reading, so having an online bookstore that was more accessible than the Kindle made sense to me, plus it’s an Apple product, so I knew it would work. But I kept waiting for the magazine section to show up, […]

iPhone OS Updates to 3.1.3

Time to dock the iPhones and iPod Touches people, because there’s an update ready to go. According to Apple, here are the fixes: This update for iPhone and iPod touch contains bug fixes and improvements, including the following: Improves accuracy of reported battery level on iPhone 3GS Resolves issue where third-party apps would not launch […]