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iPhone and iPod Touch Firmware 2.0.1 available

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It is a 256MB download, so hope you have a fast connectionApple Releases iPhone Firmware 2.0.1 – Mac Rumors Not clear what has changed, but early claism are – Backup process for the iPhone is much faster.– Netshare still works– SMS typing faster Apple releases iPhone 2.0.1 Software Update – AppleInsider has a forum thread…

Best way to get an iPhone 3G is to order from an AT&T Store

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Mac Rumors: Apple Mac Rumors and News You Care About Turnout appears to be heaviest at Apple’s retail locations, however many AT&T locations still be managing to sell out in under an hour. At stores where stock has run out AT&T is accepting orders that will arrive within the next few days. Alleyinsider surveyed 10…

Apple iPhone v2

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Mac Rumors: Apple Mac Rumors and News You Care About announced new features of Firmware 2.0 and the SDK, including: – contact searching– complete iWork document support– complete Office document support (now includes PowerPoint)– bulk delete and move for Mail– save images you receive– scientific calculator in landscape mode– parental controls– language Mac Rumors: Apple…

Intel Nehalem 20-50% faster due in 2009

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Early Version of Intel’s Nehalem Benchmarked, Much Faster than Penryn – Mac Rumors Anandtech had access to a 2.66GHz Nehalem processor which they pitted against a 2.66GHz Penryn processor. Performance improvements ranged from 20-50% faster for the Nehalem chip. h.264 video encoding was tested and saw a 44% speed boost on Nehalem vs Penryn on…

Mac marketshare 66% of computers above $1,000 at retail

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Mac Rumors: Apple Mac Rumors and News You Care About eWeek first reported on an interesting breakdown of Apple’s retail marketshare. According to numbers from the NPD Group, Apple’s Q1 2008 retail (brick and mortar) reached 14%. Note that by limiting it to retail, they’ve excluded online sales and institutional/enterprise sales. !http://images.macrumors.com/article/2008/05/19/234608-macq108_400.jpg! Chart from eWeek…

Free iPhone Wifi at Starbucks

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Hey a big incentive to learn how to make iPhone’s a proxy server for your laptop! AT&T Officially Lists Wi-Fi Hotspot Access with iPhone Plans – Mac Rumors AT&T’s iPhone website (under ‘Plans’ tab) has been updated to reveal that each iPhone plan now includes access to their “more than 17,000 Wi-Fi hotspots, including Starbucks…