SkyMall's Most Fanciful Product Yet

This is the cover of the Holiday 2010 issue of SkyMall. It prominently features an iPhone 4 in some wacky solar charger/nose hair trimmer/automatic kitty litter dispenser/world's largest crossword puzzle contraption. But something else is strange about this particular iPhone...Enhance! » 10/11/10 4:07pm 10/11/10 4:07pm

Is Iron Man 2 Inspired By Bill Gates and Steve Jobs?

Current events often lurk below the surface of fantastical films—it's no secret, for example, that Avatar reflected America's unsavory imperialism (/Pocohontas?) Early audiences of Iron Man 2 are noticing a slightly less predictable allegory: Jobs vs. Gates. » 5/01/10 10:00am 5/01/10 10:00am

Rumor: Next iPhone Code Named 'iPhone 3GS'

John Gruber of Daring Fireball, certainly no stranger on this site to iPhone news, rumors and speculation, is positive tomorrow's event will feature an "iPhone 3GS". » 6/07/09 7:00pm 6/07/09 7:00pm

Solar-Powered Air Conditioner is a Great Idea, in Theory

The oddly-named "Psychro-ray" is a solar-powered air conditioner for your car. It's just a concept, and something tells me that there's no way solar power alone could power something as power-hungry as an air conditioner with a " carbon filtration system and electrostatic dust collector," but hey, I like the way you… » 9/25/07 5:15pm 9/25/07 5:15pm

Unconfirmed: Third Party Native iPhone Apps Coming

There's no confirmation other than some guy's word, but Macapper says third party native (Cocoa) iPhone apps are coming soon. Apparently, during one of the WWDC evening parties, an iPhone engineer responded, "Yeah. There will be" to the question of "are there going to be third party Cocoa apps on the iPhone." » 6/27/07 4:40pm 6/27/07 4:40pm