The New York Times’ Jenna Wortham thinks we are. She has about 259 apps installed on her iPhone. While I have roughly 170, I do have to agree with her: I hardly use 20–25 apps on a regular basis.
Part Most of Instagram's well-known popularity and success came directly from its easy-to-use interface that can make just about any picture enticing without the user having to work up even a drop of sweat. With the app exposing the huge market for such social networks, tons of developers are having a go at gaining the title of the "Instagram of video." YouTube, in conjunction with its parent company, Google, today released a new application that makes it easy for users to record and upload their videos to YouTube - undoubtedly another competitor taking a shot at the aforementioned title.
Wouldn't you say videos are a little flat on the iPhone now? Okay, admittedly some people will say "no" thanks to the vividness and pixel density of the Retina Display. However, those who muttered "yes" can get ready for a whole world of Avatar-esque ooos and ahhs from the relative comfort of their iPhone coupled by a 3D viewer (pushing the phrase "comfort").
With the complexity of the electronics we keep in our pockets, is it really safe to say we can trust that they won't burn our legs or start smoking to the point of a flaming fiasco? Video courtesy of a "security camera" demonstrates that some people may not be that lucky when it comes to gadget safety.
Just launching today, Apple aired three new iPhone 4S advertisements on top of the already existent one that was originally aired last week. All three of these show off the iPhone 4S, of course, with Apple’s unique marketing technique. Watch them below. All three of the ads appeal to the
As a followup to our post about the iPhone 5 we now have found the iPad 2! Forget rumors, forget Apple’s supposed press conference in the summer: there is a video review online already! It corresponds and also proves wrong some of the rumors. Check it out! Ok, if you
If you are one of the millions that like to send e-cards and do the JibJab sendables, then the Egozoo app should be on your download list. This app has sentiment themed scenes and allows you to record your voice then select music and/or sounds to customize the card. Once
Quite a few users have been reporting issues with GPS with the new 2.1 software update in the Apple Discussions. While it seems to have fixed the bulk of most users' problems like poor reception and frequent crashes, it may have created issues with location services.
Time to update those iPhones, everybody! Just as Steve promised, Software update 2.1 has been released. According to the Jobs, the update should solve most of the problems users have been having with the 2.x software so far, including crashing and poor reception quality.
iPhone Alley reader Felipe recently told us about a new security feature in the 2.1 software on the new iPod that lets the user set the device to automatically wipe it's drive completely after the passcode fails 10 times. A preference screen titled "Passcode Lock" was found, with an "Erase Data" switch that will cause it to "Erase all data on this iPod after 10 failed passcode attempts".