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[14 Oct 2011 | One Comment | 2,110 views]

There are many, many reasons to upgrade to iOS 5, none better than Mobile Safari, which packs a lot to love — Tabs, Reader, Reading List, Twitter integration and greatly improved performance, as well as a re-imagining of search within …

Games, Mobile »

[13 Oct 2011 | One Comment | 2,318 views]

Westward, ho! But don’t look now because Maya has dissentary, you’ve almost no meat left and take aim carefully, because the ammunition is just about gone. Such is the life of a homesteader on the Oregon Trail — same as …

Apple luv, Deals, Mac, Mobile »

[10 Oct 2011 | 3 Comments | 2,742 views]

Whether you simply call it timely or a way to leverage old content to promote his Google+ account, or both, the original Mac evangelist is giving away his seminal business treatise, The Macintosh Way. However, even though it’s a .pdf, …

Apple luv, Mobile »

[5 Oct 2011 | One Comment | 1,274 views]

Tim Cook likely won’t be winning any awards for presenting skills and I think we know why Eddy Cue hasn’t gotten much stage time in the past — people shouldn’t drive or operate heavy machinery when watching him present. Seriously, …

Mobile, Software »

[27 Sep 2011 | One Comment | 3,394 views]

As we approach the launch of Apple’s next major mobile operating system update with the prospect of all those new features and cool new apps, people are going to wonder whether or not their current iPhone, iPod touch and/or iPad …

Deals, Mobile »

[26 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 2,253 views]

You’ve got full-size iHomes for the iPad — iA100, iD9, iD85 — and the modest, space saving kind. However, with iHome’s iD37 you don’t lose features and you still save 20 percent, plus there’s free shipping.
The iD37 is a dual …

Mobile »

[23 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 1,108 views]

For months, people have been talking about the eventuality of an Amazon tablet and how it will totally rain on Apple’s mobile preeminence. Well, we haven’t seen the device, but we now have an anticipated date for the arrival of …

Mobile, Reviews, how to, Software »

[12 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 3,713 views]

Increasingly, Alexander Clauss’ mobile opus is the Swiss Army Knife of browsing on the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. With Dropbox, Firefox Sync and Private Browsing Mode integration, as well as extensible add-on functionality via modules, iCab is the way …

Apple luv, Mobile »

[8 Sep 2011 | 3 Comments | 1,872 views]

Most long time Mac users can list a dozen or so websites that defined the platform online in the ’90s. Some of them, like MacCentral, have passed into history, while others have soldiered on. Although MacDesktops.com isn’t shutting down, site …

Apple luv, Mobile »

[5 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 2,098 views]

Whereas Apple has generally positioned iPad as media consumption device, it’s turned into a serious work tool for many. Personally, though I’ve used the Apple tablet to taste, set up, edit and publish blog posts, iPad is best suited for …

Audiobooks, Deals, Mobile, Music, movies, TV »

[4 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 1,385 views]

Moneyball reveals a quest for something as elusive as the Holy Grail, something that money apparently can’t buy: the secret of success in baseball. The logical places to look would be the giant offices of Major League teams and dugouts. …

Deals, Mobile »

[2 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 1,566 views]

Sometimes waiting does indeed pay off. Whereas you could have purchased a 64GB iPad w/ wifi and 3G for $699 when it first shipped back in March, you hung tough and now you can get one for $649 — for …

Games, Mobile, Reviews, how to »

[31 Aug 2011 | No Comment | 3,605 views]

Whether or not NFL players and owners reconciled, Madden NFL 12 would have arrived to scratch that itch. To date, the reviews have positive, very positive — more plays (2,500), better gameplay + graphics and expanded franchise management. Is it …

Deals, Mobile »

[27 Aug 2011 | No Comment | 5,875 views]

Back to school buying has reached a fever pitch, but the one thing you won’t find at a discount is the iPad 2. Until now that is. Although Walmart’s mark downs are tiny, the bundles and cheap accessories on offer …

Deals, Mobile »

[26 Aug 2011 | No Comment | 1,551 views]

Regular Fairer Platform readers know I’m a big iHome fan — there are three (two iP90s) in our home and we give them as gifts. That said, whenever I find a good deal on these stylish, high-quality clock + radio …