How to get an iPhone or iPad game controller for under $50

Uncategorized | Thursday January 23 2014 2:46 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , ,

How to get an iPhone or iPad game controller for under $50

The venerable PS3 controller can pair with a jailbroken iOS device for wireless gaming goodness.

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If you’re serious about playing games on your iPhone or iPad, you’ve no doubt followed with interest the recent batch of game controllers from Logitech, Moga, and SteelSeries. You’ve probably also blanched a bit at the $100 price tag accompanying each one.

Here’s good news: You can actually (more…)

iPhone, iPad most popular devices among NYC crooks

Uncategorized | Monday January 13 2014 12:56 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , ,

iPhone, iPad most popular devices among NYC crooks

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The iPhone and iPad are chart-toppers among criminals as well as consumers.

The New York Police Department recorded more than 8,000 thefts of Apple ‘s mobile products last year, The Wall Street Journal said late Sunday. That number is more than 18 percent of all the grand larcenies reported to the department in 2013. In comparison, there were only 25 grand larcenies involving Apple products (more…)

iRing controls iPhone, iPad music apps via hand gestures

Uncategorized | Tuesday January 7 2014 6:52 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , ,

iRing controls iPhone, iPad music apps via hand gestures

The iRing

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iPhone , iPad, and iPod Touch owners who use music apps can now control them though a ring on their finger.

Launching this quarter at a price of $25, the iRing responds to the gestures of your hand to perform specific tasks on an iOS device. Nestled on your finger, the double-sided ring talks to your device’s camera, which reads your various gestures. You simply move your (more…)

Stratus iPhone game controller also works with the iPad

Uncategorized | Wednesday January 1 2014 5:20 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , ,

Stratus iPhone game controller also works with the iPad

The new Stratus game controller uses Bluetooth to support at iOS 7 device.

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iOS 7 users will be able to use a new wireless game controller to play games on an iPhone , iPad, or iPod Touch.

Up for preorder from SteelSeries, the Stratus Wireless Gaming Controller is designed specifically for iOS 7 devices and offers a layout with controls similar to those found on other iPhone game controllers.

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iPhone does well post-holidays; iPad not so much

Uncategorized | Sunday December 29 2013 8:20 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , ,

iPhone does well post-holidays; iPad not so much

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Apple ‘s iPhone saw the highest gains in post-holiday online traffic among the major smartphones, online ad network Chitika said on Thursday.

Measuring the online ad impessions generated on the major smartphones and tablets across North America, Chitika found that iPhone use grew by 1.8 percent following Christmas Day through December 29. In contrast, Google-branded smartphones eked out a gain of (more…)

iPhone does well in post-holiday Web traffic; iPad not so much

Uncategorized | Friday December 27 2013 2:22 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , ,

iPhone does well in post-holiday Web traffic; iPad not so much

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Apple ‘s iPhone saw the highest gains in post-holiday online traffic among the major smartphones, online ad network Chitika said on Thursday.

Measuring the online ad impressions generated on the major smartphones and tablets across North America, Chitika found that iPhone use grew by 1.8 percent from Christmas Day through December 29. In contrast, Google-branded smartphones eked out a gain of just (more…)

Apple will now pay you for a water-damaged iPhone or iPad

Uncategorized | Saturday November 16 2013 5:11 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , ,

Apple will now pay you for a water-damaged iPhone or iPad

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Want to get rid of that iPhone you dropped in the bathtub? Apple may now give you something for it.

Apple ‘s Reuse and Recycling Program promises you an Apple Store gift card in exchange for your used iPhone , iPad, MacBook, or Mac desktop. You can then use that gift card toward a new Apple device or accessory.

Until Monday, water-damaged devices weren’t accepted as trade-ins. But the Reuse (more…)

Livescribe 3 sends handwritten notes straight to your iPhone or iPad

Uncategorized | Thursday October 24 2013 6:17 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , ,

Livescribe 3 sends handwritten notes straight to your iPhone or iPad

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The Livescribe 3 is a wireless ink pen that automatically syncs your handwritten notes with your iPhone or iPad.

This is totally going on my holiday wish list.

To look at the Livescribe 3, you'd hardly know it was a magic pen.

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Livescribe pens have long offered the ability to “record” your notes, but early models required manual syncing (more…)

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

Uncategorized | Wednesday August 21 2013 4:19 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , ,

Create Web sites on your iPhone or iPad for free

Jimdo for iOS makes it a breeze to build and update a Web site.

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Got an idea for a new blog or business? Are you a realtor who wants to share a new listing pronto? Need to promote a new smoothie collection? Usually the first step is staking your claim online.

Jimdo for iOS lets you whip up a Web site right on your iPhone or iPad. It’s actually a mobile extension (more…)

Skype update sends HD video calling to iPhone, iPad

Uncategorized | Friday August 9 2013 7:37 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , ,

Skype update sends HD video calling to iPhone, iPad

Skype's iPad app now supports HD video.

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Owners of the latest iPhone or iPad can now see their Skype video callers in high definition.

Released Monday, Skype version 4.10 for iOS adds supports for HD video for both the iPhone 5 and the fourth-gen iPad. The latest update also helps international callers. A dropdown menu allows you to pick a specific country code rather than having to (more…)

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