Apple investigates iPhone 3.1’s poor battery life

Since the iPhone OS 3.1 has been released at Apple’s media event earlier this month, there has been complains about its battery life, which according to users has been reduced. Now, many of these users that have complained, are being contacted by AppleCare helpdesk with a list of questions to their iPhone usage, whether they…

Three New Apple Ads: Dine, Nature and Pass

“There’s an app for that” returns with three new ads. They are called Dine, Nature and Pass and show several apps selected from the 75,000 apps in the App Store so far. Dine features the following apps: Trip Case [Free – App Store] New York Subway ‘09 [$4.99 –App Store] Epicurious Recipes [Free – App Store] Zagat…

Push Gmail available for iPhone and iPod Touch

Google has now announced that it has expanded Google Sync to include availability for push e-mail for the iPhone and iPod Touch. Earlier this year, Google Sync was launched for Contacts and Google Calendar. According to Google, new messages will normally be pushed to your phone within seconds, but this has a side-effect because push-connections…

Apple Makes it to Top 20 Best Brand List

Macsimum News reports that Apple has moved 4 four places up in the ‘Best Global Brands’ list. The top three has Coca Cola, IBM and Microsoft as the best brands. But from the 24th place comes Apple and climbs up to the 20th place. With a 12% growth in brand value it is the second…

End to DVD Writing Dilemmas

It happens to me all the time – clueless how much stuff would fit in or how much the video should be compressed so that the quality and quantity is balanced? I’m not good with numbers nor I’m good at any of the technicalities of DVD burning. These are the reasons I have had to…

Transformer iPhone

Underneath the touchscreen is a folded keyboard. By pushing one button, the screen shifts up and the keyboard unfolds. Very nice video. Ofcourse it’s some sort of science fiction but it looks very cool and the designer did a really great job.

How-To: Backup the iPhone, Restore from a Backup & Delete a Backup

One of the most common (and obvious) recommendation before hacking the iPhone is to backup the iPhone so that if things go horribly wrong you can at least restore your iPhone to avoid losing any of your settings such as sound settings, widget settings, certain network settings, and other preferences and information such as text…

Apple Is Great, Amazing, Remarkable, Incredible, Just Great

The video below shows you the importance of using positive words like “great, incredible, amazing, remarkable, easy, unbelievable” etc. It is a strategy you can use to improve the positive reactions of your audience. This is why every keynote presentation seems to be the best. That’s why Apple get such amazing, great, incredible and unbelievable…

Google Fast Flip for iPhone

On Monday, Google announced a new experiment to Google Labs named Google Fast Flip. Basically, Google Fast Flip offers a visual way to search Google News. Think how you read a book or a print magazine. You flip through pages to read across articles. However, the way we read news online is completely different. Google…

Will you Pay $2 Per Week to Read Wall Street Journal on your iPhone?

It is a good thing that Rupert Murdoch is trying to make money off digital content subscriptions at an age when most companies have substituted them for advertising revenues. But the bad thing is that the monetization strategy does not seem to have been thought out well before implementation. Just a couple of days after…