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[20 Apr 2011 | No Comment | 5,357 views]
Ask.com with a great app; the iPhone as a police scanner

Ask.Com has been around for quite some time.
The company started out as Ask Jeeves back in 1996 and set out to compete against other search engines. The company became just Ask.com here in the United States in 2006 an now exists as primarily a question and answer site. Yes, just type in a question and the site will attempt to answer it by displaying Internet links that are on point.
Still, Ask.com has always played second fiddle to the likes of the ubiquitous Google. Still, Ask.com has attempted to remain competitive …

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[27 Jan 2011 | 2 Comments | 3,927 views]
A few iPhone apps worth buying

One of the great things about the iPhone is that users can find thousands of applications for it and a large percentage of them are free.
There are some apps out there, however, that are so good that they are more than worth the low asking price for them.
Besides, there are certain strings attached with “free” apps that are annoying. Some of them flash ads at the user while a good number of games berate the iPhone owner into buying upgrades to progress faster. That’s just life with free apps, but …

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[12 Jan 2011 | 2 Comments | 1,654 views]
Take over the world or universe with that iPhone

Ever since French filmmaker Albert Lamorisse invented the board game Risk in 1957, people have relaxed by swiping territory, building up armies and whipping the tar out of their opponents.
Risk has proven so popular, in fact, that it’s spawned a host of imitators. A couple of very good ones are available for the iPhone and you can get them for free. Both of the games featured here offer the option to upgrade and grab a few extra features, but the full versions of the Apple iPod apps aren’t crippled. Grab …

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[11 Jan 2011 | One Comment | 2,307 views]
It’s official — Verizon has the iPhone

For the past couple of days, we’ve tracked the rumor that Verizon would soon be able to make the Apple iPhone available to its customers.
That’s no longer a rumor. Indeed, Verizon held a press conference this morning and announced the iPhone will be available through the carrier on Feb. 10 and put up a page allowing interested customers to reserve a phone immediately. And, yes, the price of the iPhone 4 through Verizon is right in line with what AT&T currently charges — $199 for customers willing to go under …