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Steve Jobs, “CEO of the Decade”, Talks About His Next Project

November 5, 2009 2 comments
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CEO of the Decade? Not even close...

This morning, we learned that Fortune magazine named Steve Jobs as its CEO of the Decade. It is a tremendous honor and much deserving to such an individual. His innovation and brilliance has brought us the incredible iPod, iTunes music store, and iPhone. So what did the Apple CEO had to say about all of this? Luckily, Steve himself was kind enough to spend some of his precious time to write an email to LonePlacebo. Here now is the full, unaltered copy of the message:
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Jailbreak 3.1.2 iPhone Firmware With Blackra1n(Windows)

October 12, 2009 7 comments


What you need:

  • Windows XP or Vista
  • iPhone 3GS/3G, iPod Touch 1G/2G/3G
  • Blackra1n
  • 3.1.2 Firmware
  • iTunes 9.0.1

Warnings and Potential Problems:

  1. iPod Touch 3G users: this jailbreak is tethered so you will have to re-jailbreak the device every time you turn it off.
  2. This will update your baseband, so if you need to unlock do not jailbreak if you own a iPhone 3G or 3GS. Source

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Apple Stock Down After Being in the Green Earlier

September 9, 2009 Leave a comment
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11:35 am PST

Uh oh. People must not be happy. Apple stock is now down after the finish of the “Rock and Roll” event.

12:14 am PST
12:14 am PST

The fall continues…

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Update: iPod Touch 3G, iPod Classic, iPod Shuffle

September 9, 2009 2 comments

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The new iPod Touch 3G will now come in larger capacities: 16, 32, and 64 GB; each priced at $199, $299, and $399 respectively. The 32 and 64 GB versions come with a faster processor like the iPhone 3GS(50% faster). The new iPod Touch 3G also features an improved graphics processor, with the added Open GL ES 2.0 capability. In addition, you can now use Voice Control on music playback.

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New iPod Nano!

September 9, 2009 Leave a comment

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The fifth-generation iPod Nano is packed with whole new features including the much rumored camera:

  • Video camera
  • Voice recorder
  • FM radio
  • Larger 2.2 inch display
  • Youtube uploading
  • Voice over like Shuffle
  • Pedometer with Nike+ syncing online
  • Integrated speaker and mic
  • Accelerometer
  • Video camera
  • Battery life: 24 hours of audio or 5 hours of video playback on a single charge

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Steve Jobs is Alive!!!

September 9, 2009 1 comment

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Courtesy of Gizmodo and 9to5Mac, here are some photos of Apple CEO Steve Jobs appearing at the “It’s Only Rock and Roll but we like it” event. Still wearing the same black turtleneck and blue jeans…

Announcements:

  • Genius technology now applied to App Store. Recommendations of new apps based on what you have purchased before
  • iPhone OS 3.1 available for download today and is free for iPhone owners. It is also free for iPod Touch users with 3.0 firmware installed. iPod Touch users with older software must pay $4.95 for the update, but it includes all previous software updates as well.
  • 30 million iPhones sold to date in two years
  • 1.8 billion apps sold

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