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iPhone Backup Taking Too Long, Here’s The Fix.

August 5, 2008

Have you noticed your fancy new iPhone 3G is taking a ridiculously long time to backup every time it syncs to your computer? It seems like Apple added a function in 2.0 that makes you iPod/iPhone back itself up every time it connects, but why? Is it really necessary to do this many backups? I […]

iPhone/iPod Touch 2.0 Tip of the Day

July 16, 2008

If you have recently upgraded to 2.0 from a jailbroken iPhone and miss Capture, the app that let you take screen shots of your iPhone, then you’ll like this little trick. Press the Home button and the Power button at the same time (just click them down and release, don’t hold them down or you’ll […]

Hipster PDA Makes a Good iPhone Alternative

July 15, 2008

Were you looking forward to all the cool GTD apps (that’s “Get Things Done” for those of you not in the geek loop) for the iPhone 3G / iPhone / iPod Touch 2.0 so that you could keep your increasingly hectic life organized, but have had to let those dreams die because it wasn’t in […]

Mac OS X Tip of the Day

July 12, 2008

If you’re like me you suck at creating new passwords, which is why I’ve now come to rely on password generators. There are several websites and apps that will create strong random passwords for you, but if you don’t want to install an app just for password creation open up a Terminal window (go to […]