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iPhone 4 Launch

It’s 3:44am right now in Des Moines, Iowa. I have been sitting outside my ‘local’ Apple Store now since right around midnight. My grandpa and I hold something like the 37 and 38 spots in the line for the new iPhone 4. I’ve thrown up three times since I’ve been here: I guess I had a bad apple. No, all bad jokes aside, I couldn’t be more excited for this phone. I only have about one hour left before Apple...

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iPhone 4

iPhone 4

Just last week, Apple held their World Wide Developer’s Conference. The keynote delivered by Steve Jobs  introduced the brand new iPhone 4. Here’s a rundown of the new features: New body: Looks like Gizmodo got the design right. It’s flat-edged, with metal bands all the way around. The back is also now made of the same glass as the front. Updated camera: The back camera now has a flash and can record HD video. The...

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Dropbox

Dropbox

Dropbox is a plain-and-simple cloud storage service. It’s a wonderful service that provides 2 GB for free, 50 GB for $10, and 100 GB for $20. Features: Free cloud storage! All of the files are synced to the cloud. Wide range of apps: Lifehacker has several ideas for keeping your online life synced with Dropbox. Accessible: Dropbox has an application for Windows, Mac, Ubuntu and Fedora Linux, iPhone/iPod touch, iPad, and Android....

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iPhone Jailbreaking

iPhone Jailbreaking

Jailbreaking an iPhone (or an iPod Touch) today is very easy to do compared to how hard it used to be. This will be short and sweet. Step 1: go to http://www.spiritjb.com. Step 2: Click your operating system. Step 3: Download the Spirit Jailbreaker. Step 4: Make sure the device you want to jailbreak is connected (I recommend only having a single Apple device plugged in during this process). Step 5: Make sure Spirit recognized your...

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Rumor Roundup: WWDC

Rumor Roundup: WWDC

So tomorrow is Apple’s Worldwide Developer’s Conference 2010 and here’s a roundup of the rumors: New iPhone: Every year for the past three years, Apple has introduced a new iteration of its iPhone line at the WWDC. Here are the features expected to be in the new iPhone: Front-facing camera: Probably about as go0d as the 3GS’s current back camera, good for vanity shots  and video-conferencing goodness. Back camera...

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Bipolar Bear App Review

Bipolar Bear App Review

Bipolar Bear is a small iPhone and iPod touch app that is sure to make you smile. When you open the app, there is a picture of a bolar bear’s head. This litte polar bear is quite bipolar: he shouts out random comments at a set interval. His comments are either good or bad, and the background color changes depending on the comment type. The Bipolar Bear when he's happy!Now, some would think, as I did, that this application should...

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Gravity

Gravity

Gravity is a like web forums but in 2.0 and with major new features. The way Gravity works is that you orbit worlds and these would be like the major headings of the old forums. These range from Foodies to Google World (all about Google) to, well, just about everything. Then conversations (that you can also orbit) on anything relating to that world are inside the world. The homepage is totally tooled to you. First shown is updates from...

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