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Apple sued for turning iPhone 3G into ‘virtually useless iBrick’

Update: I now have an iPhone 4 I can understand why this woman is suing. After having great longevity from most Apple products and seeing that as one of the great selling points, I have been disappointed relativity speaking with the decreasing reliability and speed of my iPhone 3. I suspect it is explainable at least in part by the connection with a single telephone company exclusively initially and their  contracts and the desire on their part to want people to “feel a need” to upgrade their phone and therefore their contracts, within two years. I think without the initial relationship with AT & T, the phones might have been […]

IPad a Therapeutic Marvel for Disabled People – NYTimes.com

IPad a Therapeutic Marvel for Disabled People – NYTimes.com. Good for all levels of disability. I love the mother’s comments: “We have spent all this time keeping him alive, and now we owe him more than that, via Daring Fireball Possibly Related Posts: A big moment yesterday Newtown station works Tiny and tech Tuesday: iOS 6 the voice Australia has a vision of loveliness 6WS: Google plus Accessibility Apps — iPad

Such a strange but beautiful thing

It was a strange juxtaposition. Reading Jane Austen on a shiny new iPad over the cold and miserable weekend that marked the last gasps of autumn (Fall for my American friends) here in Sydney. While one friend waits patiently for his delayed delivery from the Apple compound; directly from the horses mouse, another went to a local department store and shazzam. Very pretty but I don’t want one. Yet. Possibly Related Posts: For those that know me offline Just quietly Me again Best intention So, Why? aka meet the other blog in my life

6wS 8/5

iPad release here 28 May. So what! Described more fully here, the challenge of 6 word Saturday is basically to describe your life in that moment or a thing in your life in a phrase containing 6 words. Possibly Related Posts: For those that know me offline Just quietly Me again Best intention So, Why? aka meet the other blog in my life