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Entries from June 2007

iPhone Launch Mania or Hangover?

June 30th, 2007 · No Comments · Phones

As much as I’d like to own the new iPhone, I managed to fight off the urge to stand in an excruciating line for hours or days on end. It was interesting that review units of the iPhone were only given to 4 members of the media.  I read all 4 reviews, from the New […]

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Video Guide Tour of Apple, Plus YouTube Videos on iPhone

June 23rd, 2007 · No Comments · Phones

The iPhone dance at Apple just keeps growing! Take a look at this 20-minute guided tour of the iPhone that Apple is teasing us with…….. Apple also announced a deal that will allow YouTube videos to easily play on the iPhone.  Not too surprising, as Google now owns YouTube, and Google’s CEO Eric Schmidt sits on […]

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Apple’s Safari Browser Now Available for PCs

June 11th, 2007 · No Comments · Computers

How interesting.  Today Apple announced that the Safari Web Browser (previously only available on the Macintosh) would be made available for the PC.  No charge. Apple claims that the Safari browser is twice as fast as other browsers.  Currently, Microsoft’s Internet Explorer dominates the browser scene with a 78% share, with Mozilla’s Firefox coming in […]

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Apple releases iPhone Commercials

June 6th, 2007 · No Comments · Fashion, Phones

Apple has posted its ongoing list of iPhone commercials on their website. Boy, this just adds to the feeding frenzy, doesn’t it? Obsessions are magnificent things, aren’t they? I’m trying to be strong……hoping that the bigger memory and 3G versions come sooner, rather than later.  But I’m growing weak…..

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iPhone – Just too Sexy for Words?

June 6th, 2007 · No Comments · Fashion, Phones

It sure is seductive, isn’t it? Small, thin, sleek……..the Apple iPhone is all of those things and more.  The trick screen that automatically converts to portrait view when you turn the phone on its side, the colorful icons that can be scrolled through via fingertip touch? Its a magnificent obsession of mine, that’s for sure….my […]

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