VLC Comes to iPad, iPhone Version in the Works

The popular open source media player—VLC Media Player—has just hit the iTunes App Store for the iPad. The maker, Applidium, has also confirmed that an iPhone and iPod touch version are in the works but they decided to go with the iPad version first. The source code for the app is also available online already ...

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Everyone Wants an iPad: PC Sales Cannibalized?

Best Buy's CEO is sure to be stirring up some controversy with his latest remark that the iPad is cannibalizing up to 50% of PC sales. Brian Dunn made those remarks while being interviewed by the Wall Street Journal. Do you believe that the number is that high? Sure, the iPad delivers quite a user ...

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Apple’s iOS 4.2 Coming Sooner Than Expected?

       The next version of iOS might show up on Apple's devices sooner than anyone expected. The first beta version of the new operating system has already been distributed. For those not paying attention to the endless stream of factoids floating about the iOS news sites, iOS 4.2 is the one that will unify Apple's iPod ...

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StarCraft 2 on Your iPhone Anyone?

Everyone loves StarCraft. Okay, maybe not quite everyone, but unless you have been living under a rock for the past decade and a few, you have probably heard of the StarCraft franchise. It is one of the most successful in gaming history after all. But what does a PC game have to do with the ...

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Apple and Verizon at the round table talking?

I know I know who isn’t tired of hearing the iPhone to Verizon rumors; it’s getting kind of old. But the idea of a CDMA based iPhone is surely interesting and any leak tip or rumor circulating around the idea is surely a spark of interest for anyone remotely interested in the cell phone world. ...

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Apple Finally Catching up to Demand for iPad, iPhone 4

Have you been wanting a new iPad or an iPhone 4 but don’t want to wait? Good news has come from Apple--the delays between when you place your order and when it ships are dropping. Apple has finally gotten its product supply chain to start matching the huge demand. Of course, the white iPhone 4 ...

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Vimeo and Yahoo! Say Yes to HTML5

Both Vimeo and Yahoo! have bitten the bullet and rolled out HTML5 support. So what does this mean? It means that they want iPhones, iPads and iPod touch users to be able to use their stuff. While Yahoo! has had HTML5 support for it’s email system for the iPhone for a little bit now, its ...

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iOS 4.0.2 is Here, iPhone 4 Jailbreak Broken

Apple’s 4.0.2 patch for iOS 4 arrived yesterday and it breaks the Jailbreakme.com jailbreak. A similar patch was released for Apple’s iPad, upgrading its operating system to 3.2.2 and also breaking the same jailbreak. While I am certain that a lot of you are disappointed that the jailbreak has been broken, it worked through a ...

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Tablet Wars! BlackBerry BlackPad Facing Serious Competition

Research In Motion’s (RIM) coming BlackBerry Tablet is going to be released in the middle of the coming Tablet Wars. The device—possibly going by ‘BlackPad’ as its official name and codenamed the ‘Cobalt’—promises quite a bit if any of the rumors regarding it are true. However, there certainly are a lot of other competitors out ...

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More Crazy Apple iOS Device Rumors: Verizon iPhone and More

Even more crazy rumors have been appearing regarding Apple and its future plans. Even more juicy than the rumors from last week, they surprisingly do not conflict and actually add some support to the previous. Ready for some fun? Here we go. Verizon iPhone (iPhone 5?) This is obviously the biggest and more wished to be true ...

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Flash on iPhone: Frash Jailbreak is Here

The entire Apple iOS-powered product line of iPhones, iPod touches and iPads are not going to get an official release of Adobe Flash anytime in the foreseeable future, but all hope is not lost. Thanks to Frash—a background app for jailbroken iOS devices—Flash can finally run on Apple’s hardware. Of course, Frash is still very ...

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4G on iOS for Cheap

Clear has just released a complimentary product for your iOS-powered devices that gives them the power of mobile 4G WiMax network speeds. How does it do it? By offering a mobile hotspot that only lets iPhones, iPod touches and iPads onto the Wi-Fi network it produces. Called the iSpot, it only costs $25 a month ...

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The Apple iOS Device Rumors Go Crazy

Apple has always had the pleasure of being a company that has such a loyal user base that is has been able to spawn truly outrageous rumors. The best part of crazy rumors about Apple though, is that sometimes they turn out to be true. That is both excellent for me (since I need to ...

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iPhone 4 Will Be Unlocked Very, Very Soon

Very exciting news for anyone who owns an iPhone 4 or any other iOS-powered device—iOS 4 was jailbroken over the weekend and the carrier unlock for the iPhone 4 will be here shortly. How shortly? Think in the next two days. Thanks to those brave souls in the iPhone Dev Team, we will soon be able ...

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iOS 4 Has Been Jailbroken: JailbreakMe 2.0 ‘Star’

The iPhone 4, the iPad and iOS 4 itself has finally been jailbroken. The news gets even better. The new JailbreakMe 2.0 ‘Star’ jailbreak requires no messy installation process. Instead, it comes in the form of a website that you visit with your iOS-powered device. Since the DMCA has been amended to make it legal ...

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