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Posts Tagged ‘Smartphone

To Jailbreak or Not To Jailbreak

October 21, 2008

Even though Steve Jobs so generously allowed iPhone users the ability to install and run 3rd party apps with the upgrade to iPhone firmware 2.0 some still crave things that Steve is unwilling to offer (customaziable icons/wallpaper/themes, podcatching apps, background processes, better camera functionality, etc). For these things one must turn to the jailbroken apps […]

The Only Decent Competitor To iPhone (In My Humble Opinion)

September 26, 2008

T-Mobile G1 Android Phone Hands-On It’s too bad we won’t be seeing any of these in Canada (unless they get unlocked and sold on the net, which we all know WILL happen) because this thing looks pretty slick. I’ve had the opportunity to play around with various smartphones, including those running Windows Mobile, and RIM’s […]

iPhone Coming to Canada Eh

April 29, 2008

Apparently somebody heard my rant about Rogers and the iPhone not being available in Canada despite the obvious demand for it here, because Rogers has made a vague announcement that it will be bringing the iPhone to Canada “later this year”. I’m taking all credit for this. As per usual there is very little actual […]