Monthly Archives: July 2008

Double Pwnage!

Well, I took a very deep breath and … guess what? I PWNED MY 3G IPHONE!! That makes two Pwned iPhones in one afternoon: 2G and 3G. Woo hoo! 🙂 Wow, it was easy.  The excellent instructions on modmyifone.com made … Continue reading

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Pwnage of iPhone2G

My original iPhone 2G (birthday last September) had firmware v1.0.2 out of the box. The little place I bought it from did the first jailbreak and unlock. Thereafter, I upgraded myself each time using instructions from modmyifone.com. The first jailbreak … Continue reading

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iPhone 3G screens

One of the many pleasures of the App Store in version 2 (aka 1.2) of the iPhone software is the sheer number of available apps. Many good ones are free. Here are my four screens, for essentials, work tools more … Continue reading

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Drop.io gets some Ars face time

A very nice file-sharing service called Drop.io is something I’ve written about here before. For those of you who haven’t already tried Drop.io, pronounced drop-ee-oh, I recommend the flattering article on Drop.io in Ars Technica today. It’s a great example … Continue reading

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iPhone 3G

I am one of the Canadians who queued for hours to get a new 3G iPhone on Friday. Unlike some other unlucky canucks, I actually got one. But it took waiting from around 8 in the morning until 6:30pm in … Continue reading

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Rogers dropped data prices – at last!

A week and a half ago, Rogers finally responded to serious competitive pressure and dropped the price of its [EDGE] data plans. Rogers data plans are still not competitive with US data plans, but they are now a lot more … Continue reading

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