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3 years ago

Apple cutting out restocking fees, adding setup centers starting January 11

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Apple cutting out restocking fees, adding setup centers starting January 11

Apple Retail Stores are set to put an end to restocking fees starting Tuesday January 11, and will also be adding new setup areas for Macs, iPhones, and iPads.

Previously when returning a product to your Apple Retail Store you get hit with a 10 percent restocking fee but this will no longer be the case starting tomorrow. Of course the standard 14 day window will still apply for returns. The setup areas will be for those who need extra help getting started with their new Mac, iPhone, or iPad while leaving the Genius Bar clear to handle more technical support issues.

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3 years ago

AT&T takes opening shot at Verizon iPhone

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AT&T takes opening shot at Verizon iPhone

The Verizon iPhone has not been officially announced yet but that has not stopped AT&T firing the first shot at a CDMA iPhone.  According to a report by Business Insider, AT&T PR boss Larry Solomon has risen to the challenge and come out with the following statement:

The iPhone is built for speed, but that's not what you get with a CDMA phone. I'm not sure iPhone users are ready for life in the slow lane. AT&T’s GSM technology is faster than Verizon’s CDMA technology.

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3 years ago

Verizon confident enough to keep unlimited data plans for iPhone 4?

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Verizon confident enough to keep unlimited data plans for iPhone 4?

Now that we all just pretty take it for granted that the Verizon iPhone will be announced tomorrow and ship around the end of the month we can start sweating the details like -- will Verizon's network be able to handle the AT&T-crushing load and will they still offer unlimited data plans. According to "a person familiar with the matter" (probably not Steve Jobs, right?), the Wall Street Journal says the answer to both questions is "yes":

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3 years ago

TiPb Picks of the Week

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TiPb Picks of the Week

Every week a few of us from team TiPb will bring you our current favorite, most fun and useful App Store apps, WebApps, jailbreak apps, even the occasional accessory, web site, or desktop app if the mood strikes us. As long as they’re iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch related, they’re fair game.

To see what we picked, and to tell us your pick, follow on after the break!

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3 years ago

ZAGG's ZAGGmate keyboard case for iPad - TiPb at CES 2011

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ZAGG's ZAGGmate keyboard case for iPad - TiPb at CES 2011

ZAGG's ZAGGmate is an aircraft-grade aluminum case for iPad... that also happens to convert to a full-on Bluetooth keyboard. It looks great -- executive even -- but for $99 it also provides road-warrier level text entry on top of protection.

Check out our video live from [CES 2011]( and let us know -- if you had any worries about iPad as a content creation, typing champion, would a case like this change your mind?

[ZAGG]

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3 years ago

Monsoon introduces Volkano Flow, Volkano blast to shift your TV to iPhone, iPad - TiPb at CES 2011

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Monsoon introduces Volkano Flow, Volkano blast to shift your TV to iPhone, iPad - TiPb at CES 2011

Monsoon has announced two new boxes, Volkano Flow and Volkano Blast along with apps to let you transport ("sling") your home TV to your iPhone or iPad.

Flow is $99 and is barebones slinging. Blast is $199 and added DVR, schedule recordings, web video like YouTube, and mobile video recording (you pick your mobile device and it will record a TV show specifically for that format). The iPad and iPhone apps are $9.99 and the Windows and Mac apps are free.

We got the live demo at CES 2011 so watch along and let us know if you're interested in the new, cheap Volkanos.

[Monsoon]

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3 years ago

Griffin shows off Crayola Color Studio HD for iPad - TiPb at CES 2011

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Griffin shows off Crayola Color Studio HD for iPad - TiPb at CES 2011

Take old world fun like drawing with crayons or magic markers and update it with the latest in high tech so it runs on the iPad and what do you get? All shades of awesome.

Grab an iMarker, launch the companion app, choose a active coloring landscape, and get your crayon on.

We checked it out live at CES 2011 so watch the video up top and let us know how busy this would keep your kids!

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3 years ago

MusicSkins has their MTV - TiPb at CES 2011

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MusicSkins has their MTV - TiPb at CES 2011

MusicSkins had the Beatles first, then Apple copied them, so now they've gone from one generation of music to a new generation of media with their new line of MTV-based skins -- South Park, Jackass, Sponge Bob, Dora, to Jersey Shore. And if none of those do it for you, you can create your own.

Check out the video above and let us know which new skin is your favorite!

[MusicSkins]

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3 years ago

Best of Smartphone Experts, Jan 9 2011

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Best of Smartphone Experts, Jan 9 2011

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3 years ago

Gelaskins go pixel art - TiPb at CES 2011

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Gelaskins go pixel art - TiPb at CES 2011

Last year we saw Gelaskin leap into Marvel Comics, this year they got their pixel art on with some awesome looking skins from eBoy. They're also full on into custom skins so if neither Wolverine nor aliasing catches your fancy, you can whip up a Gelaskin all your own.

Check out the video live from CES 2011 and let us know which skins are your favorites!

[Gelaskins]

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