Media Sync marries Blackberry with iTunes

For years Apple's iPod and iTunes Store have been the world's most popular digital media player and online music retailer combination, but if Research In Motion (RIM), maker of the BlackBerry smartphone and

Published on: July 28th, 2008 Al Sacco

iPhones flying off the shelves in 20 countries

With the iPhone 3G available in more than 20 countries, it's little surprise that Apple has announced that it sold a million phones in the first three days of the product's release--71 days

Published on: July 28th, 2008 Dan Moren

iPhone 3G

The iPhone 3G may have a lock on the Sexiest Gadget Alive title for 2008, but in the frumpy and boring world of things that matter to IT managers, it's no pinup.Despite Apple

Published on: July 24th, 2008 Eric Lai and Matt Hamblen

iPhone take a hike – business users still love us more: Microsoft

Companies - lots of them - are still buying Windows Mobile smart phones, and Microsoft Corp. doesn't want to let iPhone mania make them forget.During Microsoft's most recent fiscal year, 325 enterprises purchased

Published on: July 23rd, 2008 Eric Lai and Matt Hamblen

What’s so hot about the iPhone 3G?

As I write this, my new white 16GB iPhone 3G is in the process of syncing about 10GB of music from my iTunes library. This is my second sync. Although I was one

Published on: July 17th, 2008 Ryan Faas

Apple “messed up” iPhone patching

Apple took more than three months to patch an iPhone vulnerability, even though it had technical details of the bug and had crafted a fix for Mac OS X, the researcher who reported

Published on: July 16th, 2008 Gregg Keizer

10 standard features the 3G iPhone doesn’t have

It's great that the new iPhone has faster data service and GPS. And you could get lost for days in the new iPhone App Store looking at all the cool new toys and

Published on: July 15th, 2008 Tim Moynihan

11 free or cheap iPhone apps you simply must check out

With the release of the iPhone 2.0 software on Friday and the opening of the App Store -- where hundreds of third-party applications are now available -- Apple Inc.'s iPhone has taken a

Published on: July 15th, 2008 Michael DeAgonia

Should Apple iTunes be allowed on company computers?

Apple's iTunes is by far one of the most popular and widely-used consumer IT applications available today. It's likely more of your users have an iPod and employ iTunes than staffers that don't,

Published on: July 14th, 2008 Al Sacco and Ben Worthen

iPhone 3G – a smart new buy, not such a hot upgrade

Innovative design and seamless integration between software and device propelled the first-generation iPhone to instant stardom. Its successor, the iPhone 3G, at once expands upon that innovation--and delivers it at half the entry

Published on: July 14th, 2008 Melissa J. Perenson

iPhone welcomed to Canada by massive online protest

Today, as Rogers Wireless launches the coveted Apple iPhone, Canadian consumers and politicians will be blitzing the Internet to protest unfair wireless phone contracts. A Toronto-based Internet marketing company that's spearheaded an online

Published on: July 11th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Are software developers neglecting the Mac?

It's not uncommon to use more than one computer during the course of a week: a Mac at work, a PC at home and a laptop on the road. When people search for

Published on: July 10th, 2008 Lisa Hoover

Woe Canada – on iPhone pricing plans and the Rogers rip off

I'm Canadian and proud of it. I live in Halifax, Nova Scotia with my wife, two kids and our dog. It's a wonderful place to live and bring up a family. However, not

Published on: July 9th, 2008 Jim Dalrymple

Tips and tricks to put your Mac trackpad on steroids

The laptop trackpad has come a long way since Apple Inc. pioneered it 14 years ago on the PowerBook 500 series as a replacement for the trackball found on earlier models. While almost

Published on: July 9th, 2008 Ryan Faas