Tag Archives: iPod Touch

Permanent customizations for your iDevice

There are a thousand ways to make your iPod Touch, iPhone or iPad your own on the inside, with apps and music that fit your own style. And there are equally as many ways to do so on the outside with accessories and cases. However, there are some personalizations that last forever. When it comes to doing anything permanent to your device, the choice is…

Leaked: New iPod Touch with 2MP camera

A new iPod Touch with 2MP camera has surfaced  in Vietnam. (What’s with all the leaks from Vietnam recently?) Tinhte.vn has gotten its hands on what looks like a 64GB iPod Touch – complete with camera! It’s located in the center top of the device’s back. Besides the cam, nothing else has changed. As far as hardware goes, it still has a unibody…

Round Up: The latest iPhone news

There has been much buzz with the new iPhone and OS that’s expected to come out in a couple of weeks. If you enjoy following iPhone news, get ready to roll up your sleeves and dive in. Here we take a moment to point out some of the bigger stories and rumors that have been hitting the web lately. . Roommate drops dime on iPhone finder, search warrant…

Jailbreaker’s Tuesday – Introduction to Cydia

I have decided to take a step back this week and help all those who have recently decided to jailbreak their iPhone or iPod Touch devices. I have taken a lot for granted in assuming that every person who reads my articles understands how Cydia works. So this week, I am going to give you a beginner’s guide to Cydia. For those of you who are interested in…

App Review: Relative Pitch

Category: Music Price: $6.99 TiP Rating: 3.5/5 stars Release Date: 1/22/2010 Version: 1.5 Seller: Chris Sutton Rated: 4+ Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. Requires OS 2.2 or later. Link to app (clicking launches iTunes) App Store Description: As featured on the App Store November 2009. You’re not getting everything you…

Spotlight on iKit iPhone cases

Color enthusiast? Fan of tribal patterns? Executive warrior? iKit has a variety of cases and sleeves in unique styles. Here, we take a look at five offered by the company. . . . We start with an iPod Touch Drop Case. This case is a rubbery, gel-like silicon soft case that allows you to wrap your iPod Touch in a variety of colors. It feels great in…

Android sales hotter than iPhone in the U.S.

. Recently, market research firm NPD Group reported that Q1 sales from 2010 placed Blackberry squarely on top of handsets sold. It claimed a 36% market share, while Android came in second with a 28% share. Bringing up the rear was surprisingly the iPhone with a 21% market share. It is worth noting that these rankings are based on OS and not by…

Patent infringement: Everyone’s suing Apple (especially HTC)

In another “he said, she said” spat, HTC and Apple are going at it again. Apple’s lawsuit against HTC over alleged patent infringement didn’t go unnoticed – not by the blogosphere, and certainly not by HTC. That case accused the Taiwan-based Android phone maker of infringing on more than 20 patents, a blow that was widely considered an…

Apple rejects WifiSync – jailbreakers rejoice

. All iPhone users began to giggle like little school girls when it was announced that an app was being submitted for review that would allow iPhone users the ability to sync wirelessly. This was of course, until Apple decided to reject the app created by Greg Hughes. So now that it has been rejected, Greg has given jailbreakers a reason to…

Jailbreakers Tuesday – Status bar

This week I am going to talk about the small things. What do I mean by this? I am going to show you how to change your battery to a percentage meter, how to get that really cool message to show up at the top of your phone. I will also show you how to get that cool T-Mobile logo in the carrier location. It goes without saying that TiP does not condone…