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iPhoto + Address Book win

Looks like Apple’s most recent update to iLife partly addressed the issue I mentioned here over six weeks ago: http://mikecap.livejournal.com/958798.html Good deal! Now all they need to do is add the theoretical social networking application I’ve been designing in my … Continue reading

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Swing Low, Sweet Dow Jones

Someday people will learn that greed is not sustainable. The serpent can only eat so much of its own tail before it chokes. I predict that the DJIA will settle down when it hits about 3500. I suspect it will … Continue reading

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Another Apple Miss? iPhoto 09 and Address Book

Why isn’t iPhoto’s new Faces feature tightly coupled with Address Book? Wouldn’t it be great to be able to go to AB and pick from all the zoomed-in faces for an identifying photo? Or have the names auto-complete from your … Continue reading

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iPhone pictures

Why shouldn’t I be able to vertically scroll through an image gallery on my iPhone? I can flick left-right to move through them in one dimension, but why not flick up-down to move through the pictures another way?

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Sony, Apple, iScreen? WILD SPECULATION

Sony continues its gambit to lock up the hardware end of the new online media world – they’re now selling that thing that I dub an “iScreen”: https://web.archive.org/web/20080922191426/http://www.sonystyle.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/CategoryDisplay?catalogId=10551&storeId=10151&langId=-1&categoryId=8198552921644513278 But of course it runs Windows Vista (eww). If Apple doesn’t release … Continue reading

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