Mobile Phone Subscriptions to Reach 4 Billion by Year's End

The UN's International Telecommunications Union announced Friday that mobile phone subscriptions will reach 4 billion by the end of 2008, far more than half of the estimated 6.7 billion total world population. Of course, there are some, like John Mayer, who throw off that number by having more than one cell phone »9/27/08 4:45pm9/27/08 4:45pm

John Mayer Does Apple Tech Support for His Dad, Fails Miserably

Click to viewIn a twist of destiny, John Mayer-the guy who writes to Apple Support saying "Hey guys, John Mayer here" and actually gets replies back-had to turn into tech support guy after his dad called saying "Hey, John Mayer's dad here." The musician tried to guide his father through Mac OS X in order to find his… »7/28/08 8:00am7/28/08 8:00am

John Mayer Pioneers the DoubleDouche (Two Bluetooth Headsets at Once)

Click to viewHi guys. John Mayer here. When I'm not busy submitting Apple Problem Reports and banging two supermodels at once, I write songs. I know, you probably haven't heard them lately except at Apple events, but don't you know how I get those gigs? That's right, I call people. I call people two at a time with a… »5/08/08 4:00pm5/08/08 4:00pm

"John Mayer Here" Works, Gets Direct Apple Reply to Anyone

Hey Guys,

John Mayer here.

I just wanted to tell you that if you mention my name in your Mac OS X software crash report, it seems that there are real chances of you getting a direct reply from Apple Support, just like it happened to me. A Gizmodo reader did it and he got a reply straight away from the good people at… »4/12/08 10:00am4/12/08 10:00am

Steve Jobs' Music Poster Boy Reports iTunes Problem, Wonders If Apple Spies Him

John Mayer is the guitarist who sometimes closes Apple events with a small gig (he comes right after you turn off the Quicktime broadcast to check the Apple Store), and Steve Jobs' favorite music poster boy this side of Bob Dylan. Last week, Mayer contacted Apple about a problem with iTunes using the bug reporting… »3/24/08 9:20pm3/24/08 9:20pm