Apple 2009 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Apple Articles for 2009

Apple iPod touch (Gen 2) Review

The second-generation iPod touch offers a slimmed down look, substantially improved battery life, and a wide range of software options. Is this the ultimate handheld computer?

Apple iPhone 3G S Review

The iPhone 3G S -- Apple's third-generation smartphone -- has just hit store shelves. Nick Spohnholtz brings us this review, in which he confirms Apple's promise that this version is[...]

Operating System Upgrade for the iPhone 3G Now Available

Apple has released an upgrade for the system software and bundled applications on the iPhone 3G. This brings many of the features in the upcoming iPhone 3G S to the[...]

Apple’s Tablet Could Be Called the iSlate, Have a 10-Inch Screen

In the last few days, there has been a flurry of unconfirmed reports about Apple's plans to release a tablet computer. The latest of these reveals the name -- the[...]

Apple iPhone OS 3.0 Review

iPhone 3.0 is the system software for the new iPhone 3G S, but it's also available as an upgrade for the current iPhone 3G and the iPod touch. Nick Spohnholtz[...]

Steve Jobs Is Reportedly Pleased with Apple’s Latest Tablet Design

According to a long series of leaks and rumors, Apple has been toying with making a tablet-shaped computer for years. However, no one at the company could come with with[...]

Motorola Droid Can Now Sync With Outlook and Entourage

There's good news for those who want to synchronize their Motorola Droid with their desktop computer: Mark/Space's app for syncing PCs and Macs with Android OS smartphones now supports this[...]

Apple Appears Ready to Release a $99 iPhone 3GS

Apple is apparently in the verge of replacing the second-generation iPhone 3G 8 GB that's still in its product lineup with an updated version: an iPhone 3GS with the same[...]

Adobe Flash Player for Android, webOS Will Be Available in 2010

Adobe Systems has promised users of phones running Google's Android and Palm's webOS that they will get a browser plug-in with Flash support in the first half of next year.[...]

Apple Very Optimistic About the iSlate: Has Ordered 10 Million Units

According to an industry insider in China, Apple's first tablet computer will have a webcam and a 10.1-inch touchscreen, and will act like both a netbook and an e-book reader.[...]

Nokia Asks ITC to Investigate Apple

Nokia raised the bar in its ongoing patent dispute Apple, Inc. today by filing a complaint with the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) alleging that Apple infringes Nokia patents[...]

Next-Generation iPhone Apparently Already Being Tested

Apple has apparently begun testing its next smartphone, even though this is not expected to be released for many months. A third-party software developer reports that one of its apps[...]

Use Your iPhone To Identify Stars and Constellations

Distant Suns is an iPhone application that lets users identify the planets, constellations, over a hundred galaxies and star clusters, and thousands of stars.

Get a 16 GB iPhone 3G for Half Price

AT&T is now selling the version of the iPhone 3G with 16 gigabytes of internal storage for just $150, which is half the regular price. There's a small catch[...]

iPhone Mini May Be Headed to Verizon Next Year

The next generation of Apple's iPhone will be available from both AT&T and Verizon, if an unconfirmed report is correct. This device will supposedly be significantly smaller than the[...]

OtterBox Armor, Impact, and Defender Cases for the iPod touch Review

Apple's iPod touch can take a huge beating in an ordinary day, and the best defense is a case. OtterBox offers a variety of these, and Kevin O'Brien brings us[...]

Apple Removes DRM Restrictions from iTunes

Apple announced today that the entire iTunes library will be available without the unpopular restrictions on copying files that were previously in place. This music store also put in place[...]

Microsoft Courier Concept Will Be a Dual-Screen, Folding Tablet PC

Microsoft is reportedly working on an innovative concept for tablet PCs. The Courier project will create devices that have two screens, and are capable of folding like a book.

AT&T Already Sold Out of Opening Day Pre-orders for the iPhone 3G S

AT&T has been taking orders since the Apple iPhone 3G S was unveiled but, this wireless carrier has begun warning customers who pre-order now that they won't get their device[...]

Ten One Design Pogo Capacitive Stylus Review

The Ten One Design Pogo Stylus is a pen-input device designed for use with the latest capacitive touch displays, including the nes found on the iPhone, iPod touch, T-Mobile G1,[...]