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iPhone Features I’d Like to See – Part 3

March 29th, 2008 · No Comments · Phones

Flash! Well, Adobe (Macromedia) Flash to be exact. Flash is ubiquitous on the web, and if Apple REALLY wants to surf the REAL web, then Flash needs to be available. Adobe certainly supports it’s use on the iPhone. What about you, Apple?

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iPhone Features I’d Like to See – Part 2

March 24th, 2008 · No Comments · Phones

Continuing on with the features I’d like to see on the iPhone. 3G network. Let’s face it, using AT&T’s Edge network to surf the web just sucks. Not unlike going to the bad old days of the modem (vs. today’s broadband). AT&T already offers 3G access, so availability is not an issue. This gets a […]

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iPhone Features I’d Like to See – Part 1

March 23rd, 2008 · No Comments · Phones

Having owned and used my iPhone for over 6 months now, I do have some features I’d like to see on future versions. – Longer Battery Life – Replaceable Battery There, was that so hard? My previous phone was a Samsung clamshell model, and it could go several days before needing a recharge.  I can […]

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iPhone Edge and 3G

March 17th, 2008 · No Comments · Phones

Well, I’ve been a happy owner of the iPhone for about 6 months now. When I first got the phone, I was worried that web surfing under the Edge Network would be horrible. Well, yes. The Edge is slow, and if I were using the iPhone as a web-surfing appliance then I’d be very disappointed. […]

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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 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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