An App Bookshelf

One of the cool things about the iPhone 4 and iOS4 on the 3GS is the customizable home screen background. This is also a problem, as some backgrounds are more distracting than others, and can detract from the overall clean appearance of the desktop. Where some people see problems, other people see  opportunities. Jeff Broderick […]

Getting Bigger all the Time: Apple has 22% of Book Market

I’m not quite sure how this one works out, but here’s the deal. Cult of Mac is reporting that Steve Jobs has stated that Apple owns 22% of the book market. Really? Although much talk about Apple’s recent announcement revolves around the new iPhone, CEO Steve Jobs had some interesting news concerning its long-standing competition with Amazon […]

WWDC Wrap Up

[Photo Credit: Adam Jackson / Flickr] Here it is, our big wrap up of Steve Jobs’ keynote speech at WWDC 10. This is going to be written as it goes, with more formal posts in the coming days to discuss the nuances of the big reveal(s). *iBooks for iPad – Update to the app. Table […]

iPhone OS 4.0 – The Deets

What do you need to know about iPhone OS 4.0? Here you go: Multitasking Pulls up a dock on the bottom of the screen when you double-click the home key. The dock displays all of your programs that are “running.” Programs aren’t really “running” in the background. Instead, Apple gives apps access to 7 actions […]

Apple Vs Amazon: It’s War!

OK, so maybe that’s a bit of an exaggeration. But the fact is, Amazon isn’t too thrilled with the iPad, nor with its iBooks store. The iPad represents a huge threat to its e-book sales, and that’s a hit to the bottom line. Amazon does have an advantage, however. Leverage against the publishers. And guess […]