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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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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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Verizon Wireless to Unlock Its Network

IPaq 510 Leading this morning's tech news and rumor mongering is word that at 10:30 EST Verizon Wireless will announce that it's opening its network and allowing any compatible device and any compatible application to run on it. It should … Continue reading

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Why Is the iPhone Slow?

Faster in future? Apparently not content with their carefully planned marketing and seeding of the iPhone hype machine, the heads of both Apple and AT&T have been doing something they hate doing: talking to reporters and making excuses. The issue … Continue reading

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Still More Reasons Not to Buy an iPhone

Thumbs Down iPhone 13. It uses a non-standard headphone jack, so you can't use better headphones or earbuds without buying an expensive adapter. 14. It doesn't have voice dialing or voice recognition. 15. It doesn't support wireless Bluetooth stereo, so … Continue reading

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More Reasons Not to Buy an iPhone

  Thumbs Down iPhone To add to our Top 10 Reasons Not to Line Up for iPhone, here are a couple more: 11. It will not play Flash files, the de facto standard for animations on the Web. (So much … Continue reading

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