Wednesday, September 19, 2012
When the iPhone5 was announced earlier this month, people responded with over 2 million orders in the first 24 hours.
Are you getting the new iPhone? If so, you'll have lots of company. Apple announced that the pre-orders for the iPhone5, the newest version of the most popular smartphone, were double the number of the previous record-holder, the iPhone4S. Pre-orders from Apple.com now have a wait time of 2-3 weeks. So what's new? It's thinner (.3 inches), taller (4.87 inches) and lighter (3.95 oz) than the 4S and increases the display size from 3.5 inches diagonally to 4 inches. This allows for an extra row of App icons and of course, larger viewing surface for photos and videos. It has an extra microphone, improved noise-cancelling and wide-audio sound. The camera is upgraded and includes panorama capability. The glass back has been replaced with metal …
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
The electronics repair shop specializes in fixing or replacing parts for you favorite Apple device and offers a discount for government employees, students and law enforcement officers.
Did you or someone else run over your iPhone? Don't want to wait for an appointment at an Apple store? Broken-Apple.com is an electronics repair shop that specializes in fixing your favorite Apple product, including iPhone, iPad, iPod and Apple computers. In addition to Apple products, the store also repairs/services any desk top or lap top computer, as well as Xbox and PS3 gaming systems. What's even better is they are now located in Old Town at 9413 Battle Street, and also carry accessories for your favorite Apple gadget, including colorful arm bands, conversion kits and chargers. If they don't have exactly what you are looking for in the store, there's a kiosk set up on site so you can order exactly what you want for 10 percent off, …
Monday, December 26, 2011
When it comes to favorite gifts, gadgets lead the way. Share your favorites of the holidays.
Every holiday season features a slew of fantastic new gadgets to entertain, inform and completely puzzle us. So let's find out what the most popular items of Christmas 2011 were. Share your favorites in the Patch poll. For what's most popular nationwide, here's a link to the Google Zeitgeist showing how the top 10 new tech gadgets performed this year. And, if you got a new smartphone for Christmas this year, get the Patch app for your local news.
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Monday, December 26, 2011
Did you get a mobile device this holiday season? If it's a smartphone, Patch has apps for iPhones and Android phones, and also makes it easy for you to upload photos, news and comments from anywhere. Here's a look at a few ways you can connect with Patch through your mobile device. Patch for iPhone Patch for iPhone keeps customers connected to the latest news, weather, local business listings and current events happening in their neighborhood. Patch’s app will keep them engaged and mobile by delivering 24/7 local community coverage. The Patch app's useful features include: Plus, they can save anything from favorite stories to business listings direct to the iPhone for easy offline access. Customer opinions are extremely valued, so send …
Wednesday, August 3, 2011
Whether you want to hear a particular song or discover new music there are several music streaming services available today.
Long gone are the days when the music available on your computer was that which you ripped from your own CDs or purchased from an online music store. There are several popular music streaming sites that play music crafted to fit your particular tastes. Some services are free and some require subscription fees to gain access to more features. Streaming (whether of audio or video) is the real-time playing of media that is stored on a site you connect to via the Internet. You don't actually download or store the songs you listen to on your computer or storage device. Of course, this means that you need to be connected to the Internet for streaming to work. There was a time when you could only use streaming music sites on your computer or…