Tag Archives: Apple

Canadian Enters US Using iPad

A Canadian man who forgot his passport managed to enter the US using a scanned copy of the passport on his iPad. Martin Reisch said Tuesday a slightly annoyed U.S. border officer let him cross into the United States from … Continue reading

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iPads and Orangutans

Just wait until Ed hears about this. The orangutan iPad program, known as Apps for Apes, was started after the gorilla keeper at the zoo mentioned on her Facebook page that she’d like to get some iPads for her gorillas … Continue reading

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Windows 7.5 Phone Looks Promising

cnet likes the new Windows 7.5 phone. At least that’s how it appears. They tried a Nokia Lumia 800 handset and liked it very much. They still would want hardware that’s at least as good as the Android hardware and … Continue reading

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And Another One Bites the Dust: iPhone, that is

Another iPhone catches fire, this time in Brazil. Looks like Australia isn’t the only country to have seen an incident of a combustible iPhone 4 over the past week. A similar incident has been reported in Brazil as well, where … Continue reading

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iPhone 4 Explodes on Aussie Flight

As Regional Express flight ZL319 was preparing to land a cloud of smoke suddenly appear from a passenger’s iPhone. While on Australian flight Regional Express ZL319 Friday, a passenger’s iPhone 4 (not the iPhone 4S, which is Apple’s latest model) suddenly … Continue reading

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iPhone User Switches to Android

A died-in-the-wool Apple user switches to Android – and loves it, So, my relationship with the iPhone officially ended and I became an Android user. And I have to say – Apple finally has real competition. I’m still learning how … Continue reading

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Amazon Unveils Kindle Fire

Jeff Bezos, Amazon.com CEO introduced the Kindle Fire at a news conference this week. It is described as the first real competition for Apple’s iPad. The $199 price tag makes it very competitive. Read the rest: http://www.adweek.com/news/technology/amazons-kindle-fire-ipad-finally-gets-android-competition-135301 See also: http://pajamasmedia.com/lifestyle/2011/09/28/some-first-thoughts-on-the-kindle-fire/?singlepage=true

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What Could you Possibly do in an Apple Store?

I know Ed will appreciate this story. He may have even tried it .. on second thought, not a chance. http://www.theatlanticwire.com/entertainment/2011/07/getting-kicked-out-apple-store-not-easy/40433/

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