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iPhone vs. iPhone? Or Android?

It’s not an exaggeration to say that there’s a national love affair with Apple’s iPhone. Now that love affair is about to really blossom as the iPhone 4 is released from its bonds with AT&T and becomes available on Verizon … Continue reading

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Caraoke: Singin’ In the Car

Aha Mobile Think of it as radio plus. Rather than having providers stream music into cars through apps, car stereos and in-dash entertainment systems, which I wrote about in last weekend’s New York Times Automobiles section, Aha Mobile’s iPhone app … Continue reading

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Apple Scares Ellen?

Ellen on the iPhone Apple scares even poor, adorable Ellen DeGeneres.The other day the popular daytime host did a parody of the iPhone focused on how difficult it is to text on the touch screen. (It is, come on, admit … Continue reading

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Apple Makes the Week That Was

The Daily Show on Apple Bash in a reporter's door: There's an app for that. Jon Stewart doesn't do the best Jerry Lewis impersonation, but he does capture the zeitgeist in this segment on Apple's, uh, handling of Gizmodo outing … Continue reading

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The Supersonic Suit

Diving to Earth Why would anyone jump from 23 miles above the earth's surface? To see what would happen–and because they know they'll be protected by a high-tech pressurized suit to protect them as they fall. More than merely a … Continue reading

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Smart? There’s An App For That

Smart iPhone App How do you make a Smart car even smarter? You guessed it: Create an app for that. Smart's new Smart Drive App for the lilliputian Smart Fortwo is more ingenious than most. Developed by Mercedes-Benz software engineers, … Continue reading

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PointCast Comes to the Car

Journaline In the 90's, PointCast was the scourge of the nascent Internet: a news ticker that spread like wildfire on computer screens until it began clogging corporate networks. Well, a similar news crawl is about to appear again, but this … Continue reading

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