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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…

TiP’s first-ever contest winner

Wow, I’ll say this much: The Today’s iPhone audience is full of some creative people! The little unofficial caption contest was a lot of fun for me, and I hope for everyone reading as well. (Link to the original post is here.) So without further delay, the winner is…. FLASHHAT, whose entry was posted on the messageboard. To refresh your memory,…

Colbert pulls out iPad at the Grammys

Wowza. If you saw the Grammy Awards, you may have been shocked to see that little thing in Stephen Colbert’s hand. While presenting the Song of the Year, Comedy Central’s favorite son pulled out an iPad! Honestly, did anyone even care who won the honor after seeing that? (Okay, I admit I do. It was Beyonce’s “Put a Ring On It,” which I fell in love while…

For the love of lists: Listingly.com + my iPhone

Disorganization is a way of life for any parents worth their salt, or so I tell myself to feel okay about my own mess. I often find, though, that I can fend off encroaching chaos with good lists. I have always loved them. Whether real or imagined, they provide a feeling of control, like a security blanket. When I get panicky, they are my “mother’s little…

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…

What the iPad means to the next iPhone

There has been a lot of talk about the iPad event last Wednesday – as well as a lot of disappointment about the lack of iPhone announcements. But some blogs are taking a more optimistic approach, buzzing about how the tablet details that did emerge suggest that some good stuff may be in store for iPhone hopefuls. . Faster processor The…

Free calls? With iPhone/iPad, yes! (via 3G VOIP)

Look like Apple’s having a change of heart, at least in regards to one of the most-desired features on the iPhone: The Cupertino-based tech company has finally allowed VOIP calls on the iPhone to work over 3G! What’s the big deal? Well, if you have certain VOIP apps, it means you could make and receive calls on your phone without using up your…

The Next-Generation iPhone Rumors

As the season wears on, the next-gen iPhone rumors continue to spew left and right. But do any of them really give an accurate idea of what we’re about to see in Apple’s next handset? A lot of people were hoping there’d be some announcement (or even a strong hint) at Apple’s media event on Wednesday, but there was no word. Outside of Apple itself, no one…

Accessory Review: Case-Mate Barely There – Chrome

Category: iPhone Case Price: $24.99 TiP Rating: 4.9/5 stars Seller: Case-Mate Requirements: iPhone 3G/3GS Summary: The Case-Mate is a stylish and practical way to protect that iPhone from the world of scratches and smudges. Extremely thin and beautiful, It’s pretty slick –  unfortunately, in more ways than one. So the butter-fingered among us…

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…