Apple Announces “Countdown to 1 Billion Apps” Contest

Apple is dangerously close to hitting 1 billion App Store downloads in less than a year. That’s absolutely astounding when you think about it. The App Store has truly changed the digital landscape, and other services have yet to catch up, even if the App Store isn’t without its flaws. To celebrate the achievement, Apple […]

More Signs Point to June iPhone Update

We’re all pretty much in agreement that a new iPhone is coming in June. Still, it’s nice to get more solid evidence to indicate that that line of thinking is the truth. Now, according to the Commercial Times, we do have even more proof through their report that components from Taiwan-based suppliers have begun shipments […]

VIDEO: Apple posts 3 new App-centric iPhone Ads

Apple has released three new App-based iPhone commercials, this time showcasing the iPhone related needs of students, small businesses, and, of course, bird watchers. The apps are called “Itchy” (embedded above), “Office”, and “Student”. You can see all three of them on Apple’s official site right here. I like the App approach that Apple has […]

Apple DOUBLES Xserve Performance with Latest Update

Apple issued a press release early this morning announcing that an update to Xserve is now available that delivers “up to twice” the performance of the previous system. Using Intel “Nehalem” Xeon processors and a next generation system architecture, the 1U rack-optimized Xserve delivers up to an 89 percent improvement in performance per watt.** Xserve […]

Retro Gaming – QUAKE for Mac

Wolfenstein 3D for iPhone put me in the mood for some classic FPS gaming – and, for me, it doesn’t get any better than Quake. For those of you that may not be familiar with it, Quake was the 3rd FPS franchise created by ID Software. First there was Wolfenstein 3D, then the DOOM series, […]

Drift off to Sleep with “Sleepmaker: Rain”

I laid down late last night, unable to really go to sleep. I had gotten off a plane earlier in the day, and my head was still ringing from the strange things my sinuses decided to do in the Seattle air. Jetlag can do that…make you restless, I mean. So in an attempt to give […]

Top 5 iPhone Games for 4/03/09

Everyone has their favorite iPhone Apps. There are literally hundreds of thousands for you to choose from, so I would imagine that everyone’s list is not only different – but that it changes on a fairly regular basis. For me, it changes every few weeks, at minimum. So it’s fun for me to occasionally take […]

Apple Posts FREE Accounting and EPR Seminars Online

Entrepreneurs pay attention! Running a business is hard, and you should look everywhere you can for tips and advice…especially when you’re starting out. If you’re an established business, but thinking about moving to a new platform, that can be a little scary as well…and you’ll want to do your research. Thankfully, the fine folks at […]

Skype comes to iPhone with Mixed Results

With much fan fair, at midnight last night Skype came to the iPhone and iPod touch. Unfortunately it looks like the initial app might be a bit buggy. Currently there are 1376 reviews for the App on iTunes, and 416 of those are 1 star reviews. That’s a pretty good chunk of people having trouble. […]