Tag Archives: iPhone 4S

AT&T announces shared data, multiple devices for an arm and a leg

Hot on the heels of AT&T’s CEO Randall Stephenson saying that it’s too early to be talking about FaceTime over 3G, AT&T announced another way to get data for all of your devices. Their new “Mobile Share” plans, include unlimited text and voice for all cell phones, and data that’s shared among devices like MiFi hotspots, phones, tablets. Most of…

Is Siri just novelty feature? NYTimes thinks so

Last year, most of us were unimpressed at Apple’s iPhone announcement. The only thing that was noticeably different compared to the iPhone 4 was a digital assistant, which for many, seemed like a piece of bloatware rather than a useful tool. However, when people did finally get their hands on the iPhone 4S and played around with Siri, people started to…

Apple adds “Food & Drink” category to App Store

There’s always been that awkward folder on our home screen. The one that has great apps like Urbanspoon, Starbucks and OpenTable. It usually has the name “Location” or “Utilities” or whatever you decided to call the “black-hole” folder. Apple’s trying to make it a little less awkward by bringing a new category to the App Store that showcases apps…

Facebook updates SDK to support iOS 6

At WWDC, Tim Cook & Co. revealed that Facebook had finally accepted Apple’s friend request and the world’s largest social network was going to be making an appearance in iOS 6. Apple and Facebook have had a turbulent relationship. it started  and ended with Ping. However, it looks like Facebook is going to help out the iOS platform a lot by…

Galaxy Nexus unavailable for purchase in the US

A few days ago, Apple was able to get a ban on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. The injunction banned imports of the latest Nexus device, meaning that there where going to be no more shipments of the Galaxy Nexus from China. Today, Google’s stock of the Galaxy Nexus finally ran out, and now the phone is unavailable for purchase from the Google Play…

Apple to hold earnings call on July 24

For those who are even remotely interested in the stock market or Apple stock in particular, you will be very happy come July 24. Apple just announced via their investor relation page that they will conduct a quarterly earnings call to discuss all things money on the 24th of this month. With Apple being the largest publicly traded company, their sales…

MNML’s TAKTIK super-protective iPhone case is funded on KickStarter

MNML has made a bit of a name for itself in recent years. First was the TIKTOK iPod nano watch strap, then the more recent LUNATIK Touch Pens that we got a few samples of to review. The latest: TAKTIK. No, it’s not a breath mint, it is in fact an incredibly durable iPhone case. Of course, I use the term case very lightly. In real talk: it’s a tank. Check…

Analyst: iPhone 4S still atop U.S. carrier sales, even Verizon

A recent report that came out has some somewhat unsurprising information to tell us: the iPhone 4S is still the top selling device at the 3 top U.S. carriers (and it most likely would be so on T-Mobile as well, if it had the iPhone). The report published by Michael Walkley, analyst with Canaccord Genuity, says that while Motorola’s latest RAZR MAXX…

Cricket gets iPhone 4/4S, starting at $399

What’s better than an iPhone running on one of the big three carriers? Well of course, it’s an iPhone running on one of the largest pre-paid only carriers in the US! Cricket Wireless began selling the iPhone today, however that premium pay-as-you-go phone will cost a lot more than the standard Cricket dumb-phone. While some of Cricket’s cheapest…

iPhone 4S vs. Samsung Galaxy SIII: Camera Comparison

In typical comparison fashion, I took the two devices out for a walk around my local area and snapped a few shots. With both cameras – to make it fair – I left all the settings alone and just took the same shot with both cameras. The only thing I touched was the Gridlines, I switched them on to ensure that the two images were as close as possible to each…