The Brick

The Brick
Pictured above, is my wife’s iPhone 4 in its current state. That is to say that its current state is not working. As to why, well that’s still sort of a mystery. On the weekends, my wife and I drop my son off with my folks so that he can spend a little bit of Read more…

FREE Duke Nukem Soundboard App? Shake it Baby!

FREE Duke Nukem Soundboard App?  Shake it Baby!
“There’s only two ways this can end…and in both of them…you die,” says the infamous voice of Duke Nukem. “So many babes…so little time.” The free “Duke Nukem” application [iTunes link] for the iPhone is one of the greatest spectacles to ever emerge to trample eardrums! The “Duke Nukem” video game franchise is legend, and Read more…

More Money, More iPhone 4 Diamonds

More Money, More iPhone 4 Diamonds
Sigh. Every so often, I get a little bit frustrated about money. Then I find something like the item pictured above, and I have a hard time deciding between how stupid this thing is and how much I want to set it on fire. Yet again, we have another product from Stuart Hughes. You remember Read more…

Big Time Cases – Vaja Cases for iPhone 4

Big Time Cases - Vaja Cases for iPhone 4
The iPhone 4 is arguably the most fragile of the iPhone series, and that’s just another opportunity for case makers to make their mark. One of the big names in the case world is Vaja, makers of pricey leather goods with lots of details. They just came out with a few new models for the Read more…

Family Guy Trivia FREE App Tests the Best

Family Guy Trivia FREE App Tests the Best
“What is the name of main female news reporter at Quahog channel 5?” If you answered “Diane Simmons” then you know your Family Guy pretty well. Get five ten question quizzes about the hilarious hit Family Guy in the “Family Guy Trivia Free” application for the iPhone [iTunes link]! Find out which friend in the Read more…

The iPhone 4 Proximity Sensor Thing

The iPhone 4 Proximity Sensor Thing
One of the problems with being the early adopter of any kind of technology is that there are going to be a few hiccups along the way. We already know about the antenna issue, but the other day, I experienced a problem which apparently, a lot of people are having. Except that mine is almost Read more…

South Park Mega Millionaire FREE on iPhones

South Park Mega Millionaire FREE on iPhones
Watch out Kenny! Welcome the South Park kids onto the game show Mega Millionaire. As the hot pink haired Japanese game show host says on the “South Park FREE” application: “Here we make young greedy contestants on roller skates put their life in danger for petty sums of money!” The most famous four South Park Read more…

Bumpers: Kinda Perfect, Kinda Flawed

Bumpers: Kinda Perfect, Kinda Flawed
I’m a fan of cases for my devices. It’s not that I’m always trying to keep them in perfect shape, but I find that the iPhone – whether it’s the 4, 3GS or 3G – is too slippery for my hands, and I worry about dropping it. I don’t like a rubbery grip, but I Read more…

Commentary: How Big of a Problem is the iPhone 4 Antenna?

Commentary: How Big of a Problem is the iPhone 4 Antenna?
The very first day that I had my iPhone 4, I was very excited. I called a friend of mine while I was out picking up dinner, and he says to me, “Is it worth it?” Then the call dropped. Now there are a multitude of reasons why this could have happened. I could have Read more…

Free DC Comics App! Have a Happy 4th!

Free DC Comics App!  Have a Happy 4th!
Read from the vast treasure trove that is DC Comics on the iPhone for free?! The “DC Comics” application provides many titles and series of comics and graphic novels that are available to preview and then download to a beautifully displayed iPhone or iPad screen. Get it here [iTunes link]. It is true that the Read more…