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Where Do You Use Your iPhone in Canada?

We know that Apple has sold roughly 4 million iPhones now, and are on target to reach their goal of 10 million sold in 2008. Who knows if this will happen or not. One thing is for sure, the "unlocked" iPhone market is thriving, particularly in Canada and other countries where the iPhone has not...

The iPhone in Canada “Thank You” Post

I started posting on this blog in late November of 2007. My first post was a welcome post. The second was my infamous post on the Top 5 Ways for Canadians to Buy iPhones (which you should be reading if you are looking to get your grubby hands on an iPhone--and my iPhone FAQ!). As...

ZiPhone 2.5: How to Unlock Your 1.1.4 iPhone

For those who have successfully jailbreaked and unlocked their 1.1.2 and 1.1.3 iPhones using ZiPhone, you will be happy to know that there are new solutions for the new 1.1.4 firmware update. There are now two applications you can use to jailbreak/unlock your 1.1.4 iPhone. They are ZiPhone 2.5 and iNdependence, which have both been...

iPhone SDK is Coming March 6th … ?

For all those Apple iPhone news addicts out there, you probably already know what I'm going to tell you. For the rest of us, I have some updated news about the iPhone's SDK. It's reported that the iPhone iPhone Software Developement Kit (SDK) is coming March 6th. Just what does this mean exactly? Well, it's...

Your iPhone Homescreen Screenshots!

There are more and more Canadians out there owning iPhones, it's only going to increase! The other day I asked you, my loyal readers out there to email me your homescreen screenshots (sorry to the 1.1.3 people out there! let's hope for an update to ScreenShot!). Well, in about a day and half I have...

iPhone Firmware 1.1.4 Now Available via iTunes

Seems like Apple is at it once again with another firmware update. For those who haven't found out yet, this time it's 1.1.4, and it fixes a "few bugs" according to Apple, but does not offer any new features. This looks like it could include the code necessary for the upcoming SDK. Also, the word...

The iPhone Homescreen Screenshot Post!

Hey everyone, I thought I'd mix it up today by letting you guys have some input for my next post! Get ready to get interactive! Lots of people who want an iPhone might not have any clue about what the possibilities are with customizing your iPhone homescreen/springboard. So the task for you guys today is...

AppFlow: CoverFlow for the iPhone!

This application has been out for a few days and it's courtesy of the one and only Erica Sadun. After CoverFlow was hacked and broken down by Kevin Brosius, Erica has come up with a cool application to browse and launch your iPhone applications. It's conveniently named AppFlow. For those CoverFlow addicts who love to...

Billiards Time: Play Pool On the iPhone!

These iPhone application developers are amazing. They are constantly coming out with cool programs for the iPhone. Are you looking for one of the latest games for the iPhone? Check out the latest pocket billiard game courtesy of Adikus.com. Installing and playing this Pool app made me think of my days with Virtual Pool via the PC...

Fix Installer “Package Download Failed: Can’t Find Host!”

If you're using Installer to install 3rd party applications, one of the things you need to keep on top of is your list of Sources. Sometimes when one of the sources has changed, it will affect the way you install programs. This post is a response to a couple emails I've received lately (I apologize...

iPhone Accessories from Case-Mate!

Are you looking for that special case for your iPhone? Lots of people have suggested that they would like to see more accessory reviews on the blog (check out my InvisibleShield and BestSkinsEver reviews if you haven't already). Well, with that being said I have been in talks with the folks at Case-Mate and they...

Updated Rogers Data Plans Coming March 18th

For all you users on Rogers and you want a data plan for your iPhone, it's going to cost ya. Even though Rogers recently came out with an "unlimited mobile browsing" plan for $7, it does not apply to non-Rogers cellphones! If you are using a data plan with Rogers, it can get VERY expensive....