Back in October, Boing Boing blogged about a new iPhone game in development by South Park creator Matt Stone.The app functioned beautifully, with the ability to stream clips, grab wallpapers for your device, read news, and browse the complete episode index.
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After a month delay, the good dudes over at iFixIt.com got their hands on the new MacBook Pro 17-inch and promptly disassembled it.
I live about 15 miles from Atlantic City and was surprised to see the iPhone land on the front page of our local newspaper this morning, and not in a good way.The AP story "Card Counting iPhone application prompts Nevada to warn casinos" is about an application called A Blackjack Card Counter (iTunes, $2) which which ruffled more than a few feathers when it debuted the App Store.
Adobe announced that Flash Player 10, a full-fledged version of the Adobe Flash player is coming soon to a whole slew of smartphones at the GSMA Mobile World Congress which opened Monday in Barcelona, Spain. Unfortunately, the iPhone isn't one of them.
If you own one of the new unibody/Late 2008 MacBook Pros or one released November 2007 or later you can use up to 6GB of RAM – the most on a portable Mac.The new MacBook Pros have two slots and the 2GB model ship with a 1GB SO-DIMM in each.
Some tips from my experience migrating from a MacBook Pro (Penryn 2.4) to the new "unibody" MBP 15-inch.
Tethering your iPhone for free used to simply require jailbreaking your phone and installing PDAnet, but JuneCloud got wise and has since have since started charging $30 per year for the software.But don't fret, Gizmodo reports that there are at least two free options for tethering.
Chris Latko compiled the first buildable version of Chrome for Mac OS X and posted the dmg files for download on his site.While still extremely unstable, Chromium is only 50ms behind WebKit in the SunSpider benchmarks....
I've been using a T-Mobile G1 for a couple of weeks and one of the things that has bothered me is the lack of true, high-quality applications (except for maybe Namco's PacMan) in the Android Market.While it's not exactly fair to compare the brand, spankin' new Android Market to the 20,000-strong App Store, I can't help it.
Don't feel like working today? Bag Friday.Today's installment is all about sleeves.