a move that could affect thousands of iPhone users and other AT&T
customers subject to early termination fees, AT&T Mobility has agreed to an $18 million settlement with customers whose contracts had flat-rate early termination fees from 1998 through 2009.
It's what so many people out there are waiting and praying and hoping
desperately for: that soon, perhaps very soon, Apple will break its pact
of exclusivity with its mobile carrier, AT&T.
With speculation running rampant about what will or will not happen at
the upcoming January 27 Yerba Buena Center event, this is one issue,
tablet or no tablet, people will be waiting anxiously to see addressed.
Weblog reports that a new tower defense game is coming to
your iPhone and iPod touch next month. But Promethium Group (the
former MS Gamerscoreblog crew) has added a twist to the new game
Tweet Defense. In what might be the worst thing to happen to
This is the week, folks. Just as time can be neatly divided into BI and AI (Before iPhone and After iPhone), it's quite possible that after this coming week, the world will fall into pre-tablet time and post-tablet time. Whatever that tablet may be called. Join us, won't you, in this last installment of the best Mac|Life articles from those innocent days before we all went gaga for a real, actual tablet.
What combination of love-to-hate-’em videogame villains could outmatch
the absurdity of a Nazi zombie? That shtick was the backbone for the
incredibly popular (and aptly named) Nazi Zombie bonus mode in
Treyarch’s console and PC shooter, Call of Duty: World at War. After
making millions of dollars on downloadable maps, we can see how a
portable port seems only natural. The enjoyment of the original game,
however, is almost completely buried beneath a heap of flaws.
After far too many rumors and a boat-load of speculation, Apple has issued invitations to a special event on January 27, at 10am PST. The staff speculate on what to expect from Apple and want to remind you that we'll be live blogging the shindig and hope you'll join us.
Plus, we answer your hard-hitting Twitter and Facebook questions! Okay, they weren't that hard-hitting.
Well, the year has certainly settled down into the same old routines that were popular in December of 2009. Whodathunkit? We'd hoped you'd have kept your New Year's resolutions at least a little longer than two lousy weeks, but, then, we're still spending (wasting) just as much time on Lolcats now as last year.
At least we have a little something for you that isn't a waste of your time. That's right, it's our weekly round up of stuff you might have missed while singing along to "The Internet is Made of Cats."