The all-in-one Internet, LAN, Wi-Fi, Alarm Clock embedded, open source device, Chumby One gets the "take-me-apart" treatment for us all to see. iFixit has one again grasped the latest in technology just to give us a glimpse of what lies within the rounded square that Chumby One is. Among the many other devices at iFixit, you can see the full teardown complete with specs and information on how to take it apart yourself at iFixit.Read More
For those who live in the Netherlands and happen to have a jailbroken iPhone, today is not so good of a day. A new virus has come to the iPhone and this time it is specifically targeting those who do their banking while on the go. The BBC is reporting on a Malicious Worm that invades and can gain control of the iPhone without any authentication, acting as a bot-net.Read More
This idea was so out there that I thought it appropriate to pass it along. Instead of a solar panel you have a panel which holds engineered, photosynthetic organisms in a non-freshwater solution. These organisms directly make checmicals and biodiesel from the sunlight and carbon dioxide. The system is expected to go online by 2011 and bring biodiesel fuel at the cost of around $50 per barrel.
"Through advanced genome engineering, we have developed proprietary, product-specific organisms that catalyze the direct conversion of sunlight and CO2 to useful fuels and chemicals".Read More
The big area the iPhone lacks the competition of Palm and Android is in multitasking. Oceanobservations on youtube has come up with a concept that seems very fitting for how the iPhone would handle multitasking. See their full explaination after the jump:
The rumors have been around for a few weeks that an upcoming Apple event would be coming soon. As usual Apple has chosen an early fall date to focus once again on music. We would expect a new lineup of iPods, both touch and nano and maybe even a "One More Thing" announcement. We’ll be sure to keep you posted to any other rumors around this event.Read More
When living with an iPod or iPhone and you find you have a lot of storage left on your device wouldn’t it be nice if you could use that to backup your files automatically. With Clickfree you can do just that and much more easily than you might think. According to their site all you need to do is plug the device into a USB port on your Mac or PC and then plug your iPod or iPhone into the Clickfree device.Read More
We knew a new iPod lineup or refresh was coming this september as usual. What we did not really know is that the lineup looks to include an iPod Touch that has a camera built in. This comes as no surprise as we always thought that Apple would add a camera to their iPod Touch line.
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By now most of us know that the Palm Pre syncs with iTunes, but the real question is how this is accomplished. Many have stated that they believe Apple and Palm have struck a deal to get this accomplished. According to John Johansen’s Blog this is not the case.
With the buildup to WWDC long underway there have been a lot of rumors and not much in the way of new physicality. We have a couple new pictures of the bezel and internals from iphone-ticker.de. They do not show us a whole lot, but give us a few ideas about the next iPhone. iLounge broke down the visual information into what has changed from the current iPhone 3G.
There are many who do not think the iPhone will succeed in Japan. This could be due to a number of factors that we in the west do not understand about the culture that is the land of the rising sun. However, Aoyama Gakuin University is taking hold by supplying iPhones to those who study social informatics. According to DVICE: