Tagged with: iPhone

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – March 4, 2011

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – March 4, 2011

The FCC plans to reallocate funds for subsidizing phone service for the poor to provide better broadband coverage as well. The Lifeline Assistance and Link-Up America programs currently fund monthly telephone service and installation for the poor. While the costs are higher, the Internet is being considered a necessary ...

Verizon Ending iPhone Unlimited Data by Summer

Verizon Ending iPhone Unlimited Data by Summer

Verizon CFO Francis Shammo hinted that the iPhone unlimited data plan will only be offered until the summer. The company plans to move to a tiered pricing system, charging customers based on usage. If you're one the fence about switching to Verizon, don't wait until the summer to do so. Read the full article at ...

Verizon iPhone Sales Best in History

Verizon iPhone Sales Best in History

Verizon’s CEO said that iPhone 4 sales are the best in history, selling more phones during its launch than any other. More than 60% of the purchases were made online, which explains why in-store sales looked poor. While no final numbers were given, analysts predict 500,000 sales during the first pre-sale alone. Read the ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – February 28, 2011

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – February 28, 2011

Verizon’s CEO said that iPhone 4 sales are the best in history, selling more phones during its launch than any other. More than 60% of the purchases were made online, which explains why in-store sales looked poor. While no final numbers were given, analysts predict 500,000 sales during the first pre-sale alone. In other ...

The Shift Age

In the past I have written that as a futurist, it sometimes feels like I live in a state of déjà vu. I spend a lot of time researching and looking into the future to develop the forecasts and trends that I write and speak about. I experience them, see them, and have varying degrees of certainty when I publish or present ...

Motorola Xoom Tablet Review

Motorola Xoom Tablet Review

Is the Motorola Xoom an iPad Killer? No.  It is built for a different audience.  Non-technical people can enjoy almost every Apple product with limited or no instruction.  The Xoom requires an understanding of what you are trying to accomplish and knowledge of the computer metaphors it draws upon to accomplish the ...

Shelly Palmer Digital Living on Sirius XM – February 14, 2011

Shelly Palmer Digital Living on Sirius XM – February 14, 2011

This week on Shelly Palmer Digital Living, Journalist/Author, Rita Cosby talks with Shelly about digital living. Our feet on the street correspondent, Orlando Jones braves the AT&T store to find out what's going on with the iPhone. Shelly is joined by author and relationship expert Andrea Syrtash, eHarmony researcher ...

Researches Steal Private Info from iPhone in 6 Minutes

Researches Steal Private Info from iPhone in 6 Minutes

German researchers have figured out a way to infiltrate even a locked iPhone's security in 6 minutes. Without having to know your password, a hacker can install software that opens the phone to attacks. Once the software is installed, the program can extract all sorts of personal information including any accounts you have ...

Apple Making $200 iPhone Nano

Apple Making $200 iPhone Nano

Sources inside Apple told Bloomberg that they are working on a prototype for a smaller more affordable iPhone. Apple is considering selling the device for $200 and won't require users to have a 2-year contract. If the rumors are correct, the iPhone Nano would be Apple's answer to the growing number of affordable Android ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – February 11, 2011

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – February 11, 2011

A recent speech by President Obama stressed that providing wireless Internet access in even the most rural of locations is imperative to future economic growth. Obama's proposal claims that it will cut the deficit by $9.6 billion in a decade, while doubling the wireless broadband spectrum. In other news, professor Alan ...