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[10 Mar 2012 | One Comment | 4,245 views]
iPhone 4S — 4G or not?

Buried amongst all the talk of the new Apple iPad this week was news of the release of iOS 5.1.
What is significant about the new Apple operating system? Owners of the iPhone 4S who are AT&T customers and downloaded the update may have noticed the “3G” icon on their phones had been replaced with a “4G” icon. That’s right — the new update sure appears to turn the iPhone 4S into one that’s cruising the ultra-fast, next generation 4G data network.
There are a couple of questions surrounding the update — …

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[11 Jan 2011 | One Comment | 2,329 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 …

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[10 Jan 2011 | No Comment | 2,448 views]
AP viewing iPhone to Verizon as a certainty?

Just the other day, First Arkansas News reported on rumors that Verizon will announce at an 11 a.m. press conference on Tuesday that it will have the Apple iPhone available for customers.
The Associated Press today added to those rumors — or, perhaps, got closer to confirming them — by reporting that Verizon is expected to make that announcement. The AP joins such as heavy hitters as the Wall Street Journal in treating the rumored announcement like a certainty, giving credence to the notion that Verizon will finally have the iPhone …

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[9 Jan 2011 | 12 Comments | 10,966 views]
A Verizon iPhone? Good!

The tech rumor mill has it that Verizon will announce on Tuesday, Jan. 11, that it will offer the iPhone. An AT&T exclusive since 2007, frustrated iPhone users have complained about dropped calls, limited coverage, delays in tethering, slow data speeds, poor customer service and the possibility that AT&T allowed warrantless NSA wiretapping. The list of customer complaints means a sigh of relief if Verizon does, in fact, use the NYC press conference to launch the iPhone on its network on Tuesday.
I am a die-hard iPhone-aholic and have been since …

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[27 Sep 2010 | 5 Comments | 4,101 views]
Free calls on your iPhone? Just Whistle…

So here it is near the end of the month and I’ve got 28 minutes left on my calling plan with AT&T.
Yes, after you burn up those plan minutes, things get expensive, don’t they? Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a way to use that iPhone to make free calls?
Well, there is. Just open the “App Store” from your iPhone, run a search for “Whistle Phone,” download the app and you’ll be on your way to making and receiving calls for free.
How? Whistle is a VOIP (voice over Internet …