If you’re old enough to remember Kodak film cameras, you’re old enough to remember the company’s “Kodak moment” concept, which has now been redefined as social sharing. The company appears to be trying to adapt to the disappearance of film cameras by suggesting that a Kodak moment now happens when you share pics and video [...]
It’s not bad enough thieves are grabbing iPads from shoppers hands, scammers are also using the popularity of Apple’s new mobile computing device to fool people into revealing personal data or exposing their computers to viruses and other malware. So watch out for email messages that claim you need to follow their instructions in upgrading [...]
More people are using Web sites like Mint.com to manage their finances and as a result opening themselves up to privacy and security problems. Jason Owens, a certified security specialist, writes on his site about how he would hack in to your Mint.com account. If you’re not familiar with Mint.com, it’s an online financial accounts [...]
A 20 year-old man was arrested on charges that the stole an iPad from a 59-year old man, William Jordan. Jordan, who wade the Apple iPad purchase as a favor to a friend, also lost part of a pinky finger when the thief pulled the white Apple shopping bag so hard out of his hands [...]
If you’re a fan or shareholder of Apple, Inc., you should check out the interesting little financial table over at Kyle Conroy’s site. Take multi-sourced data, he shows, product by product, what your money would be worth today if instead of buying that Apple computer or consumer electronics gadget (iPod, etc.), you had spent the [...]
Rocker Brett Michaels is the latest celebrity suffering from a serious illness. Michaels was rushed to ICU on Thurdsay for a brain hemorrhage, but is now being reported as stabilized. Chances of survival are low in such cases, so we’re hoping he pulls through.
If you’re a fan of the hit show Dexter, about a police lab analyst who turns serial killer on other serial killers, you might be wondering what’s up. I haven’t seen the show airing lately and wondered maybe if it had switched channels. It seems that Michael C. Hall, aka Dexter, has been suffering from [...]
It appears that despite rumors everywhere, turn-by-turn Google navigation is not coming to the iPhone, despite being added to a variety of other mobile devices recently.
When Apple engineer Gray Powell lost what’s said to be a prototype of the company’s next-generation iPhone smartphone while celebrating his birthday drinking beer in a bar, he became a subject of ridicule. The phone was found, sold to tech site Gizmodo (which police are investigating), taken apart and photographed and analyzed. Powell could have [...]
Could it be that Apple, Inc., will be offering a digital camera with the next generation of their culture-changing iPod media players. Apparently two such iPod prototypes showed up on eBay earlier, selling for just over US$100. They’ve apparently now been been removed from listing.