I am going to need a vacation after the iPhone launch. Whoops, did I just type that?
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Furthering their strategy to make us all insane by slowly releasing information on their silly little phone, Apple posted an iPhone Questions and Answers section on their Web site today.Most of the information is already known, but the picture above is the best photo yet of the iPhone dock, which includes a slot for charging the Bluetooth headset and the pass through holes for the iPhone's microphone and speaker.
AT&T has posted a "What you need to know" page about iPhone. While most of the information is marketing related hoopla cribbed from Apple, some important questions about the warranty, insurance, corporate discount and return policies are answered:iPhone is covered by the Apple warranty.
Fellow ZDNet Blogger Mary Jo Foley has it on good authority that iPhone will be compatible with Microsoft Exchange Server.Word is that Apple make the announcement as soon as today that:...
Today must have been the day that a bunch of iPhone Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs) expired because a couple of tech writers are out with their reviews.First up is the Wall Street Journal's Walt Mossberg with Testing Out the iPhone where he says:We have been testing the iPhone for two weeks, in multiple usage scenarios, in cities across the country.
If you're into betting, here's the latest round of Apple iPhone related wagers that can be placed on BoDog.comWill a shipment of Apple iPhones be hijacked before reaching its destination?
Apple shows a slightly different interface for the iPhone portion of iTunes in the new Activation and Sync video posted today. It appears that Apple has dropped support for ringtone managment via iTunes in the launch version of iTunes for iPhone.
The other shoe has dropped and Apple has announced the rate plans for iPhone. The iPhone plans are metioned in the activation and sync video and in an Apple press release and are relatively affordable.
Apple today posted a new Activation and Sync video. Activation is handled via a new version of iTunes in the comfort of your own homeor office.
Although it's not a built-in application, it looks like I can remove one of my "Final Four" iPhone applications from my list. Scenario Poker (US$10) has announced that they're developing an iPhone-capable version of the Texas Hold'Em game for the iPhone.