• Monday Morning News

    <img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-4541" src="http://www.mactalk.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/2004_dwalker_portrait.gi-300x200.jpg" alt="2004_dwalker_portrait.gi" width="300" height="200" />You may remember that Apple touted 3rd party accessories as a pretty huge feature. Now, on the eve of the iPhone OS 4.0 announcement (we think), Wired ask the question: <a href="http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2010/01/wither-the-dongleware">where are all those special-purpose iPhone accessories</a>? Indeed!

    The Apple tablet. Gizmodo throw all their eggs into one blog post and spew forth what could only be described as the most in-depth, if speculative, piece on <a href="http://gizmodo.com/5452501/the-apple-tablet-interface-must-be-like-this">what the Apple tablet will be like</a>. Magical!

    If you've got a large enough ego,* you too can have your own iPhone app - one which aggregates your own content, from various social feeds such as Twitter, Flickr, Posterous, Tumblr, and more. <a href="http://www.tuaw.com/2010/01/21/make-your-personal-iphone-app-in-just-10-minutes/">All for just $25</a>! Awesome!

    iPhoto features some pretty powerful colour-correction tools. Mastering those tools can be pretty tricky, though - MacWorld guide you through <a href="http://www.macworld.com/article/145795/2010/01/fixcolorsiniphoto.html">how to fix your photos</a>. Incredible!

    Mac AppStorm (who are apparently Australian guys) take us through <a href="http://mac.appstorm.net/how-to/video-how-to/step-by-step-guide-for-importing-a-dvd-to-itunes/">how to import DVDs into iTunes</a>. Ingenius!

    In case you haven't seen it already, the BookBook is a case for your MacBook with a twist - <a href="http://www.twelvesouth.com/products/bookbook/">it actually disguises your beloved Mac as a book</a>. Marvellous!

    There's now an app to <a href="http://www.creativeapplications.net/iphone/asciime-iphone/">create your very own ASCII art on your iPhone</a>. Stupendous!

    Why hasn't anyone thought of this before - Engadget show off a USB charger that can <a href="http://www.engadget.com/2010/01/22/dualink-cable-charges-two-iphones-on-one-usb-port-no-problem/">charge two iPods or iPhones at the same time</a>. Amazing!

    Silicon Alley Insider have <a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/henry-blodget-new-apple-tablet-details-leaked-2010-1">the latest hot goss on the Apple tablet</a>. Fantastic!

    <a href="http://arstechnica.com/microsoft/news/2010/01/windows-7-growing-faster-than-vista-overtakes-mac-os.ars">Windows 7 has overtaken Mac OS X</a> in terms of worldwide market share - and <a href="http://www.downloadsquad.com/2010/01/23/steam-shows-massive-adoption-of-windows-7-by-gamers/">23% of Steam users are also using Windows 7</a>. Surprising!
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    glacierdave

    shopping - new Mac/Logic buy soon - high heat part of the world

    If you don't/can't/won't cool your working environment and you're going to be dealing with high 30's or low 40's in your normal working environment then

    glacierdave Today, 06:53 AM Go to last post
    kerr

    Do you want a bigger screen for the iPhone 6?

    More Evidence of NFC Support for Both iPhone 6 Models ???

    I've used Commonwealth Bank's cardless cash facility and I would also like the

    kerr Today, 02:10 AM Go to last post
    kerr

    Do you want a bigger screen for the iPhone 6?

    I've never been disappointed with an iPhone release, apart from the 5C which I'd never be interested in any way. I did think the 4S was a tad underwhelming,

    kerr Today, 01:42 AM Go to last post
    Oldmacs

    Do you want a bigger screen for the iPhone 6?

    Let me rephrase it... Angry existing iPhone users who were potentially going to update.

    Oldmacs Today, 01:01 AM Go to last post
    Deanodriver

    Do you want a bigger screen for the iPhone 6?

    Yeah, and there's only a limited number of people who would be prepared to pay that much for a phone.

    Deanodriver Yesterday, 11:24 PM Go to last post
    kerr

    Do you want a bigger screen for the iPhone 6?

    if there is a 128GB iPhone 6 with a 5.5" screen, it could cost $200 more than the supposed top-end 64GB 4.7" model

    PS:

    kerr Yesterday, 11:20 PM Go to last post
    Deanodriver

    Do you want a bigger screen for the iPhone 6?

    Let's be honest, there's plenty of angry people when a new iPhone is released. Chances are they get over it and end up buying one anyway.

    Deanodriver Yesterday, 11:20 PM Go to last post
    Oldmacs

    Do you want a bigger screen for the iPhone 6?

    No 4.0 2014 iPhone = Angry people.

    Oldmacs Yesterday, 11:18 PM Go to last post
    Deanodriver

    Do you want a bigger screen for the iPhone 6?

    I suspect there won't be a 4.0" 2014 iPhone. Simply because the 4.7" model is likely to be thinner than the 5S, and I can see Apple touting

    Deanodriver Yesterday, 11:13 PM Go to last post
    lawrencium

    Do you want a bigger screen for the iPhone 6?

    Of course, what I've said is entirely my own opinion - however, I'm using the term "premium" objectively; as was explained by Apple last year

    lawrencium Yesterday, 11:01 PM Go to last post