Posts by Cam Bunton

Chinese company claims iPad is theirs

It seems like each day another company is taking a bite out of Apple. Today it was a Chinese company who designed and made a tablet PC known as the P88. This device, manufactured by Shenzhen Great Loong Brother in my opinion is vastly different from the iPad. It seems like all that has happened is the company’s head has gone “Apple has released a tablet…

Pheeew.. What a week!

So much has happened on the Apple iFront over the past week, whether positive or negative there has been a huge amount of press coverage circling the Cupertino based company. It’s inevitable really; there’s always a bunch of Apple Fanboys hanging around exaggerating rumors and bigging up everything starting with a lower case ‘i’ or the prefix ‘Mac.’ On the…

Voice Control: Will it ever work?

I’m sure I’m not the only person around who struggles getting my iPhone to understand my commands. It doesn’t seem to matter whether it’s trying to call someone or play something on the iPod, unless I speak like a Wall-E and only want really simple things it doesn’t play ball. . . The first speech recogniser was developed in the early 1950s, which begs…

App Review: WordPress 2

Category: Social Networking Price: Free TiP Rating: 2/5 stars Release Date: 12/01/2009 Version: 2.1 Seller: Automattic, Inc Rated: 4+ Requirements: Compatible with iPhone and iPod Touch, requires OS 3.0 or later. App Store Description: Manage your WordPress blog from your iPhone or iPod Touch. With Wordpress for iPhone, you can moderate…

Fujitsu, on iPad: “Hey, that name is ours!”

Barely a day has passed since Apple launched their long awaited iPad, and already websites everywhere are passing judgement on the device. With it being somewhere in between iPhone and a laptop, it seems no one really gets what it is. Undoubtedly however, the name is what has caused the strongest reaction. Now it seems that Fujitsu have some major issue…

The iTablet confirmed by McGraw-Hill!

On the eve of Apple’s highly anticipated media event, the chief of the world-renowned book publisher McGraw-Hill has announced that his company’s books will be available on Apple’s Tablet tomorrow. In an interview with CNBC, Terry McGraw stated: “… you know, they’ll make their announcement tomorrow on this one. We have worked with Apple for quite…

App Review: iTranslate

Category: Productivity Price: FREE TiP Rating: 3/5 stars Release date: 12/19/2009 Version: 3.2.1 Languages: English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian, Spanish Seller: Alexander Marktl at Sonico GmbH Rated: 4+ Requirements: Compatible with iPhone and iPod touch, requires OS 3.0 or later. Link to app (clicking launches iTunes) App…

App Review: Digicomics

Category: Entertainment Price: FREE TiP Rating: 4/5 stars Release date: 12/21/2009 Version: 1.0.0 Seller: Walt Disney Rated: 4+ Requirements: Compatible with iPhone and iPod touch. Requires OS 3.0 or later. Link to app (clicking launches iTunes) App Store Description: Introducing Disney Digicomics — a collection of the most successful Disney…