Friday, December 30, 2011

FaceTime-Great Shanghai to Mass.

FaceTime is a video calling software application and related protocol developed by Apple for supported mobile devices running the iOS,
First time using FaceTime was a call from Shanghai. Quality was very good, much better than Skype video and audio.

You will also note in the picture the Yoobao leather smart cover. It works very well for protection of the iPad.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Game sale 99 cents

From iPad Insight blog

Huge 99 Cent Sales on Tons of iPad Games from EA & Gameloft

Here’s just a few of the notable titles from EA and Gameloft that are currently on sale:
  • Dead Space for iPad (Apple’s iPad Game of the Year)
  • FIFA 12
  • Madden NFL 12
  • Risk for iPad
  • Need for Speed Hot Pursuit
  • Assasin’s Creed – Altair’s Chronicles for iPad
  • Iron Man2 for iPad
  • NOVA 2 for iPad
  • James Cameron’s Avatar for iPad

likely continue through to the end of the year
it’s well worth taking a look at all of them from EA and Gameloft

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

How to Really Close Apps

Apps are left running in the background after you leave them.
To close-push down the Home Button twice. The task bar will show your recently used programs. Hold an app icon to have red options with minus signs. Tap the icon to close the app (it will not be deleted).

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Rootkit Report

There is a report arrier-iq-poison/1697

Summary: Millions of iPhones, Android and other smartphones have the Carrier IQ spyware rootkit in them. Here’s how to find it and try to zap it.

I find in General-About-Diagnostics & Usage, the default setting is Automatically Send.
It can be changed to Don't Send.