Tuesday, September 30, 2008

The State of iPhone Satisfaction

"But when all is said and done, the bottom line on the iPhone is simple: What do the people who use them every day think of their phones?"

Upgrade: Facebook for iPhone

Version 2.0 is now available. I quite like the updates. Apart from some initial login delays, the app seems to be working fine.

* To update the older version, check for the update under your iPhone apps.
* Here is the iTunes link if you do not have Facebook installed on your iPhone.

Monday, September 29, 2008

Spreadsheets for your iPhone

Friday, September 19, 2008

Five More Essential Productivity Apps for Your iPhone

"Here are five more App Store gems you'll definitely want to check out." - submitted by Kara

Thursday, September 18, 2008

iPhone 101: Switch between audio outputs for your voicemail

"Many iPhone users use a Bluetooth headset on their phones. However, they may not know that you can use the same headset to listen to their Visual Voicemail."

iGolf for the iPhone

"iGolf let's you swing your iPhone like a golf club and then tells you how far your shot went."

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

AT&T to link iPhone to U-verse video, Internet

"U.S. phone company AT&T Inc plans to eventually link Apple Inc's iPhone to its high-speed Internet and video service called U-verse, and introduce new features like using the phone as a remote control."

Flutter for the iPhone

"Send free, unlimited picture messages and geo-tagged location to most mobile phones in the world. Have the convenience of sending multi-media messages (MMS) to virtually any mobile phone number in your iPhone contact book."

Like Word Puzzles?

"Then try your hand at Imangi, the fun new iPhoneTM game that challenges your vocabulary and spatial reasoning skills."

Release your inner sports fan

"Track your favorite teams and sports athletes from NCAA FB, to the MLB, to NASCAR to the NFL."

Monday, September 15, 2008

Turn Your iPhone into a Windows Carryall

"On Monday, MokaFive began offering early access to its iPhone Sentinel software, which lets people grab their entire Windows desktop and dump it on an iPhone."

iPhone Apps Store Growing Twice as Fast as iTunes Music

"Even if growth hits a plateau today and sales stay where they are right now, by next year Apple will have sold a billion iPhone apps (bringing in around a billion dollars of revenue)..."

Friday, September 12, 2008

First look: iPhone OS loses beta feel with 2.1 update

"Now that we've had some time to play with the new features and fixes, we have some hands-on info and screenshots for you."

Thursday, September 11, 2008

Cheap Call Using VoIP with Truphone

"Truphone saves you money on mobile calls by routing calls via the internet."

[Editor's note: Works on an iPod Touch too!]

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Yahoo oneConnect for iPhone

"Get Yahoo! oneConnect—a revolutionary social address book that brings together your people, your life, and all the ways you communicate."

Social Tagging Device for the iPhone

"Tagging a point in the real world using any all of the media resources"

Tuesday, September 9, 2008

iPhone Update Coming Friday, September 12th

Software 2.1 update will address:

* fewer dropped calls
* significant increased in battery life
* less crashing of Apps
* iTunes backup faster
* performance updates

Five iPhone apps for football junkies

"The only thing better than watching a football game is having some really cool football-related apps on your iPhone or iPod touch while you watch."

Sunday, September 7, 2008

Clueless in Cleveland? Use Your Thumb

"With a few taps, iPhone apps with names like Yelp, Urbanspoon and iWant can quickly guide you to Faidley Seafood or Obrycki's Crab House."

Collection of Links for Tips and Widgets

The following is a collection of links I put together for tips and widgets -

Friday, September 5, 2008

Univ. gives some students iPhones, iPods

"Called the Mobility Initiative, the project began at the start of the semester and will examine whether students can effectively use educational applications on iPods and iPhones, said Phyllis Dickerson Johnson, a spokeswoman for the Office of Information Technology."

Thursday, September 4, 2008

Election '08

"The latest polls, data and electoral vote estimates for the 2008 United States Presidential Election at your fingertips with Election '08."

iTunes App Store link

Wednesday, September 3, 2008

Five enterprise apps for the iPhone

"Since the launch of Apple's App Store, a steady stream of business-oriented applications has flooded in for iPhone users."

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Starmap: The iPhone Pocket Planetarium

"It brings the present and future sky map at the tip of your fingers, at any time, anywhere."
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