Apple Antitrust Investigation Update

Yesterday we reported a rumor from The New York Post that Apple (AAPL) may be facing an antitrust probe from the FTC or DOJ. Today a few other sources have weighed in on this issue with differing views. Whilst there has still been no comment from either Apple or any government office on this subject, some journalists and industry insiders are … Read More

Stephen NorthcottApple Antitrust Investigation Update

Rumor: Apple May Face Antitrust Inquiry

The New York Post has kicked off a rumor that Apple (AAPL) is days away from facing an antitrust investigation into its decision to place restrictions on the way that iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad developers can work. Apple has effectively said that any apps published in the iTunes App Store must be developed using its own tools, and based … Read More

Stephen NorthcottRumor: Apple May Face Antitrust Inquiry

Spirit Jailbreak for iPhone and iPad (Update)

Late last week we ran an article about the, at that time, unreleased Spirit jailbreaking program. Spirit is the newest jailbreaking application from the group of hackers that call themselves the iPhone Dev Team. Now comes news that Spirit Jailbreak is freely available to the public. As reported today in tech blogs such as AppleInsider, the Spirit jailbreak has been … Read More

Erin PetersonSpirit Jailbreak for iPhone and iPad (Update)

Apple sells one millionth iPad in just 28 days

Earlier today we reported on estimates of Apple iPad 3G sales in its debut weekend from Gene Munster (an analyst at Piper Jaffray). Adding those figures to those of the Wi-Fi only iPad sales numbers to date we estimated that Apple has sold over 1 million iPads already. Apple have confirmed our estimate today with an official Press Release trumpeting … Read More

Stephen NorthcottApple sells one millionth iPad in just 28 days

4 Things I Wish Apple’s iPad Could Do

Even before iPad 1.0 was released in either of it’s wifi or wifi+3G forms every expert was eager to provide a list of items that were missing. From a camera to flash, from multi-tasking to external ports these are some of the most common requests. However after using my Apple iPad for a month now I have some requests that … Read More

Craig Willis4 Things I Wish Apple’s iPad Could Do

Apple iPad Competition Starts To Drop Out

The most interesting story this week in tech was one that wasn’t even properly reported. As the Apple iPad gained momentum as the de facto tablet computer, the expected competition started to slowly bow out of the race. Two of the largest technology companies in tech very quietly put their highly touted tablets on the shelf, probably never to return. … Read More

Erin PetersonApple iPad Competition Starts To Drop Out

Apple iPad 3G estimated sale figures cross 300,000

Gene Munster at Pipe Jaffray has been at it again, and has gauged the sales of iPad 3G models over its launch weekend at 50 Apple Stores in the US. Munster noted that 49 of the 50 stores that had iPad 3Gs were sold out by Sunday, which spurred sales of the Wi-Fi only model. Overall the iPad 3G sold … Read More

Stephen NorthcottApple iPad 3G estimated sale figures cross 300,000

Apple iPad 3G service provided by AT&T seems to be hobbled

Various Apple iPad 3G users are reporting internet issues and that their experience over 3G on the iPad is not quite what they expected. It has to be said that many of us were wondering why AT&T were so happy to provide what seemed on the surface to be exciting unlimited mobile internet packages for iPads. As more and more … Read More

Stephen NorthcottApple iPad 3G service provided by AT&T seems to be hobbled

Dogs Playing Poker for iPhone. Entertaining Card Game

Dogs Playing Poker Rating: Just type poker into the App Store search field and you’ll get what seems to be a never ending list of poker games and so you may think what can a new poker game add to the genre that hasn’t already been done? Well as the title suggests this game brings you poker and dogs! I’m … Read More

Craig WillisDogs Playing Poker for iPhone. Entertaining Card Game

Paper Finance iPhone App Jumps on the Retro Bandwagon

Paper Finance Rating: It seems that not a day goes by without somebody telling me that I should be budgeting my finances to make my money go further and to make sure that I know where all my money is going. Well I took that advice many years ago and have used a variety of methods. From spreadsheets and shareware … Read More

Craig WillisPaper Finance iPhone App Jumps on the Retro Bandwagon

Apple iPad 3G Jailbreak Demonstrated (Video)

I was saying in an article the other day how interesting it is that hackers are cracking and repurposing devices with such quickness these days. Earlier this month we ran a piece detailing how the WiFi-only iPad had been hacked by MuscleNerd, a member of the iPhone Dev Team using the Spirit jailbreaking software. Now, just hours after the launch … Read More

Erin PetersonApple iPad 3G Jailbreak Demonstrated (Video)

Adobe’s CEO responds to Apple’s Open Letter On Flash

Frankly the Adobe CEO’s WSJ interview, which ended up focussing on his rebuttal of Steve Jobs’ Open Letter on Flash, was embarrassing. Mr. Narayen called Steve’s accusations of Flash draining battery power “patently false.” A statement which is in itself “patently false”. Mr. Narayen also said that if Adobe crashes on Apple, then that actually has something “to do with the … Read More

Stephen NorthcottAdobe’s CEO responds to Apple’s Open Letter On Flash

Extreme Sheepdog Trials for iPhone. Fun and Engrossing Game

Extreme Sheepdog Trials Rating: If your grew up in the UK in the 70′s and 80′s then your Sunday evenings may have included watching flat capped northerners whistling at their dogs in order to move a flock of sheep around a field. Now that may not sound that interesting but in actual fact for millions of people it was and … Read More

Craig WillisExtreme Sheepdog Trials for iPhone. Fun and Engrossing Game

Glu Mobile’s ‘Mini Golf Wacky Worlds’ iPhone Game Now Free

We recently received an update from Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) regarding the price drop of one of its most popular and entertaining 3D golf games called Mini Golf Wacky Worlds. We reviewed this title last year and the game was awarded 4 stars. From the review: Mini Golf Wacky Worlds is presented in full 3D with multiple camera angles to choose … Read More

Ravin MohindruGlu Mobile’s ‘Mini Golf Wacky Worlds’ iPhone Game Now Free

Apple Rejects iSealClub. PETA says ‘Good Job, Steve Jobs!’

Apple continues to make headlines for its App Store approval process. In early March we reported Apple’s attempt to ‘tidy’ the App Store by removing WiFi signal finder apps, iPhone apps containing too much adult content and ‘cookie cutter’ applications. Each time Apple attempts to deny or remove a certain application it receives mixed reactions. This time Apple has rejected … Read More

Ravin MohindruApple Rejects iSealClub. PETA says ‘Good Job, Steve Jobs!’