05/3/12

Tech Thursday – A Signal for Citizen Journalism

Good afternoon folks! Today's Tech Thursday on Jabber Log will be a double shot. The first is a look at a new app for the iPhone regarding Citizen Journalism. If you haven't noticed, Citizen Journalism is everywhere. If you are unaware of what this is, Dictionary.com defines this term as "the involvement of non-professionals in reporting news, especially in blogs and other website." Participation is done by way of apps on smartphones, tablets and any device that is connected to the Internet. Citizen Read more [...]
12/15/11

The mobility of Grand Theft Auto 3

Hello fellow Jabber Loggers and welcome to another edition of Tech Thursday! Today we're going to look at a revolutionary game that catapulted the Playstation 2 (PS2) to new heights. When the system came out it seemed like the company could not keep up with the demand. The games were excellent, addicting, and if you had one you were at the top of the food chain. Personally I felt that after the explosion of the PS2 the games became stale but one game hit the streets and my mind was made up. The Read more [...]
12/9/11

Talk to Text with a side of Barcode

Hello folks and here's one more post for Tech Thursday! While searching the net for some awesome and interesting topics for you I found something that may assist you in every day cell phone use and another that is just plain creepy yet fun. So let's start with the iPhone 4 and lower. By now you have all seen the commercials for Siri, the assistant that comes built into the new iPhone 4S. Siri answers many questions and can help with making calls, email, text messages, set appointments, and much much Read more [...]
11/4/11

Short battery life? There’s a bug for that.

On today's first edition of Tech Thursday, we will briefly touch on a recent issue plaguing some iPhone users. So first off, have any of you experienced low battery life on your iPhone 4 or 4S lately? If not you're one of the lucky ones but for more and more people there is something that is destroying the life of their battery. Now before you take your precious iPhone to your nearest Apple store you can save some time and continue reading about an issue with the most recent update. Recently Apple Read more [...]
04/30/11

Can you hear me now? Yeah? Then break free!

Hello all, I usually wait until a little later to post on Jabber Log but I woke up this morning to an excellent find. I love my iPhone 4 but I like to customize my board with Winterboard backgrounds or an added spot on the dock. It's nice to have the ability to do this but all of that goes away once you update or if you accidentally update like my fool ass did, you end up screwed. Well if you are like me and you have a Verizon iPhone with firmware 4.2.7 a jailbreak has finally been released! If you Read more [...]