For those of you unlucky enough to stay outside the coverage area of traditional broadband connectivity (DSL / cable) there aren’t really many choices when it comes to getting your broadband fix – either move or go mobile. In Malaysia at least, the third generation or 3G networks have been around for the past couple of years but it is only in the last 6 months that their coverage has been improved and the speeds have become more acceptable.
Hackers believe they are extremely close to unlocking the iPhone to work with any SIM card - meaning it could be used in New Zealand.
Glory-hunting programmers across the globe are working towards unlocking the iPhone to work on networks other than AT&T, meaning it could be used in New Zealand.
Kudos for whoever untethers the high-profile phone from the network will be massive amongst underground 'hackers'.
The security update that Apple issued a week and a half ago apparently caused some audio problems on Intel-based Macs, so the company has released an updated version.
Apple released Mac OS X 10.4.10 to fix some security issues as well as reliability issues with USB drives. It seems that version led to some Mac users hearing "popping" sounds, Apple said in a message announcing the update Monday afternoon.
Jay Westerdal of Name Intelligence claims in his company's DomainTools Blog that Apple has bought iPhone.com, reportedly taking control of the URL from domain owner Michael Kovatch for what could be "at least a million dollar sale."
Back on June 20, I reported that there’d be new, slimmer MacBooks coming in October that along with being made from new materials would also feature some “speeds and feeds” updates to the internal components. Today, another “trusted source” told us this was correct and added that the iPhone’s multi-touch technology is theoretically supposed to roll out with all the new laptops, including those coming out in October. The feature will be built into the touchpads, allowing you to navigate through your notebook’s files, applications, etc. the same way you can on the iPhone.