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Birthday Bash 2009

Friday Fun TiPb Birthday Bash Videos!

Thanks so much to everyone who entered our Make Us a TiPb-themed YouTube video intro contest!

The winning entry, courtesy of llofte, is embedded above, and be sure to check out some of our other favorites from Alli, sil3ntrid3r11, iLoveiPhones, and Bela, below the fold!

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TiPb Birthday Bash: And the Unlocked ColorWare iPhone 3G Winner is...

Earlier this month, we celebrated TiPb's Birthday Bash, and as a giant thanks to you, our members, we spent nearly a week giving away iPhone accessories, promo codes for some of our favorite apps, and iTunes gift cards. We'll be highlighting some of the winners, runners-up, and otherwise awesome entrants this weekend, but for right now I think we'll just go ahead and announce the winner of our biggest grand-prize so far:

  • A factory unlocked 8GB iPhone 3G in your choice of 35 different color options courtesy of the awesome folks at ColorWare.

That's right. One of you is about to get your iPhone, your way. And we'll tell you who... after the break!

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TiPb Birthday Bash Give Away: Satchel Backpack Client for iPhone

Keeping this Birthday Bash organized has been a lesson in futility for us these past few days! Too much to give away, not enough time to give it! Not wanting our readers to suffer the same fate, Stand Alone is kindly offering up four (4) copies of Satchel, the Backpack Client for iPhone ($9.99 - iTunes Link)

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TiPb Birthday Bash Give Away: Covertbot + Weightbot Give Aways!

Entering this contest counts as an entry in TiPb's Birthday Bash grand-prize draw for an Unlocked ColorWare iPhone 3G!

Tapbots makes some of the most innovative and attractive iPhone apps on the market:

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TiPb Birthday Bash: PCalc RPN Calculator for iPhone Give Away!

If the iPhone is king of the smartphone mountain, PCalc is what did all the complicated mathmagics to figure out just exactly how far and high it had to vector itself to get there. It's not like the built-in calculator on steroids (how cliche!) it's like the built-in calculator on Hulk serum! And the great folks over at TLA Systems are giving us four (4) copies of PCalc ($9.99 - iTunes link) to give to you!

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TiPb Birthday Bash: Tweetie for iPhone + Case-Mate Fuel Rechargeable Battery Pack Give-Away

We know how it is. Twitter is so addictive, and the iPhone such a perfect device for it, that you're afraid to really get into it in case it wears your battery down in no time flat. Well good news on all fronts!

First, the awesome Atebits has provided five (5) promo codes for Tweetie ($2.99 - iTunes link), the most iPhone-like Twitter client on the market.

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TiPb Birthday Bash: BeeJiveIM Green Screen Challenge!

Entering this contest counts as an entry in TiPb's Birthday Bash grand-prize draw for an Unlocked ColorWare iPhone 3G!

Help! Rene was typing out an URGENT instant message using iPhone uber-IM client, BeeJiveIM ($15.99 - iTunes link):

Stay connected to all your instant messaging buddies anywhere you go! BeejiveIM keeps you in touch with your friends on AIM®/MobileMe®, MSN®/Windows Live®, Yahoo!®, GoogleTalk®, Facebook, MySpace, ICQ® and Jabber... all at the same time, all on your iPhone or iPod Touch.

But here's the thing -- Rene was too late. Something crazy happened, he lost his grip on his trusty iPhone 3G, and now he's scrambling to get it back. This is where the help comes in. Actually, the where is the help. This is our:

We've provided the image (a PNG file) but we need YOU to provide the background. (Specifically, take the image and add a background to it in Photoshop or the image editor of your choice!) Show us where Rene is -- where he lost his grip on his iPhone while desperately trying to finish his IM. The more creative, the better. The funnier, the better. The more spectacular, the better. You get the idea -- and if we choose your entry, you get one of five (5) free copies of BeeJiveIM.

So head on over to our TiPb Birthday Bash: BeeJiveIM Green Screen Challenge! thread and show us just what in the world (or other worlds?) is happening to poor Rene!

  • US iTunes Account required to redeem promo codes
  • Contest begins now and ends Wednesday, May 13, 12pm EDT
  • Inappropriate entries will be disqualified at the sole discretion of the moderators.

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TiPb Birthday Bash: Crosswords for iPhone Give Away

What goes better with coffee on a lazy Sunday morning than crossword puzzles? Yup, crossword puzzles on your iPhone! And thanks to the kind folks at Stand Alone, we have four (4) promo codes for Crossword ($9.99 - iTunes link) to pass on to you!

Download and play crossword puzzles right on your iPhone or iPod touch. Each day many newspapers provide their crossword puzzles online; with one tap you can download and solve them, get hints, view clues, and track how quickly you're improving!

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TiPb Birthday Bash: Barista Coffee App Give Away

It's Sunday morning. It's mothers day. It's also a great time to curl up with gourmet coffee. To help us help you out, the finely brewed folks at BaristaApp have given us five (5) promo codes for Barista ($2.99 - iTunes link):

Barista is your personal tutor in the art of making brilliant espresso at home. It will help you get the most out of your espresso machine by:

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TiPb Birthday Bash Mothers Day Special: Appigo Apps + Griffin Clarifi Case

Entering this contest counts as an entry in TiPb's Birthday Bash grand-prize draw for an Unlocked ColorWare iPhone 3G!

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