Monthly Archives: June 2007

First Dropped iPhone

Nice move.

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First iPhone Unboxing Video

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Manhattan iPhone line

ht_iphone_line_070629.jpgJust to record the moment in history… here is a nice story about the iPhone line in Manhattan.  It’s 5 hours until launch as I write this.

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11 Tricks to Keep Your House Cool this Summer With No Air Conditioning

Obviously, the best way to keep your home cool during the summer is to use an air conditioner to keep the temperature down, but there are other options that don’t raise your energy bill quite significantly.

read more | digg story

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Kid Takes Pictures From a Kite

Pretty cool pictures taken by hanging cameras from kites. To get the camera to take pictures, this kid built a timer circuit that, every 13 seconds, throws a relay wired to the camera’s shutter button. He used a small delta kite and a cheap $30 digital camera with a large SD card. Nice inventive process.

read more | digg story

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“The iPhone Matches Most of Its Hype” says the NY Times in an early review

So how is it? As it turns out, much of the hype and some of the criticisms are justified. The iPhone is revolutionary; it
’s flawed. It’s substance; it’s style. It does things no phone has ever done before; it lacks features found even on the most basic phones.

read more | digg story

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The Evolution of Apple’s Products

A nice visual showing the evolution of many Apple products created over the past 30 years. This was put together to show the evolution of the form factor and industrial design of the products, not to show every single model or upgrade Apple has launched. Enlarge it and enjoy!

read more | digg story

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