Monthly Archives: December 2010

News: 2011 brings iPhone alarm failures, fix offered

Reader reports have confirmed a 2011-related alarm clock bug affecting iPhones running iOS 4.2.1—and possibly other iOS devices—in which one-time alarms fail to go off after having been set, a problem noticed first by New Zealand and Australian users as their clocks rolled over to the New Year, followed soon thereafter by Twitter postings and […]

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Mexicantown Wholesale Issues Allergy Alert For Undeclared Milk in Cuernos (Croissants) (AHN)

(AHN) – Mexicantown Wholesale of Detroit, Michigan is recalling all lots of cuernos (croissants) manufactured between 6/27/2010 and 12/28/2010, because they may contain undeclared milk. Read the original post by iPhoneHacks

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Drive Total Energy Issues a Voluntary Recall of Rock Hard Extreme and Passion Coffee Dietary Supplements (AHN)

(AHN) – Drive Total Energy is conducting the voluntary recall after being informed by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that lab analyses found that the products to contain Sulfoaildenafil, an analogue of Sildenafil, an FDA-approved drug used in the treatment of male Erectile Dysfunction (ED), making these products unapproved new drugs. The active drug […]

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Android still has horrible text messaging bugs that’ll get you fired, …

Pardon us if the headline is a little sensational, but this is one that we’ve personally experienced — and it’s not pretty. Read the original post by Engadget

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U2’s Bono And The Edge To Sit In On Preview Performances Of “Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark” (AHN)

(AHN) – To say the new Broadway musical ?Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark? has been plagued with problems is the understatement of the century. But here come U2?s Bono and The Edge to the rescue. Read the original post by iPhoneHacks

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U.S., EU Urge Iraqi Government To Protect Christians (AHN)

(AHN) – The United States and the European Union on Friday, the New Year?s eve condemned the latest violence against Christians and asked Baghdad to increase efforts to give better coverage to Christians. Read the original post by iPhoneHacks

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OtterBox Defender Case for iPhone 4 for $15 + free shipping

Beach Camera via eBay offers the OtterBox Defender Case for iPhone 4 in Black, model no. APL2-I4XXX-20-C4OTR, for $14.99. With free shipping, that’s the lowest total price we could find by $10. It includes a belt clip and features openings for the camera lens, dock connector port, and home button. Read the original post by […]

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iPhone Clock Bug Prevents Alarm Triggers after New Year’s

Macworld summarizes findings first reported by Engadget. Apparently a bug in the iPhone clock app prevents non-recurring alarms from properly triggering on New Years day. I was able to confirm this after a couple of false s… Read the original post by Canadian Business Magazine

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iPhone Clock Bug Prevents Alarm Triggers after New Year’s [Update]

Macworld summarizes findings first reported by Engadget. Apparently a bug in the iPhone clock app prevents non-recurring alarms from properly triggering on New Years day. I was able to confirm this after a couple of false s… Read the original post by The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

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Cable fracas won’t bar fans from seeing bowl games

In this Feb. 2, 2009 file photo, a Time Warner Cable truck is parked in New York. Read the original post by The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

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iOS bug prevents New Year’s alarms

A bug in the iOS alarm system seems to stop one-time alarms from working after 2011 begins. Read the original post by Jason Snell

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Mini iPad Stand for $2 + free shipping

CellularFactory.com offers the Mini iPad Stand for $2.49. Bag free shipping via coupon code “1N39IM”. That’s several cents over our October mention but the lowest total price we could find today by $8. It’s also among the cheapest iPad stands we’ve ever seen. This stand is ideal for watching movies on your iPad. Coupon expires […]

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UPDATED! Warning! iPhone bugs: Alarms not working in 2011

One of our Australian forum members, TrAJik let us know that his iPhone alarm failed to wake him up this morning, January 1, 2011 (Australia time) and doing a quick look around the web it seems like he is not alone. The iPhone had trouble with repeating alarms back during the change to Standard Time […]

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12-year-old receives porn-laden Android ‘PervPad’ for Christmas

A 12-year-old Marion, Illinois girl received a lot more than she wished for from Santa, with a Android-based tablet she received containing two porn apps that had already been installed on the device. We can hear Apple CEO Steve Jobs repeating under his breath that “Android is for porn” already. Read the original post by […]

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Just got a Windows Phone 7 handset? The best apps, accessories, and tips

Ah, so you’ve just been given a Windows Phone 7 handset. If that’s what you’d been begging for all this time, then many congratulations; but if not, don’t hit eBay just yet — sure, WP7’s range of apps is comparatively limited with its recent 5,000 milestone , but hey, you gotta start somewhere, right? Even […]

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