Monthly Archives: September 2009

iPhone Doodling…

I‘ve started doing at least one doodle a day on my iPhone now that I have Autodesk Sketchbook Mobile (here’s my review of it), which I’m really enjoying. I’m adding all the pictures to a new Flickr set called Drawn … Continue reading

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What’s in a name?

A lot, I think. Last Thursday, before the whirlwind weekend that was Jay & Tara’s wedding, Kristin and I went to the hospital for our 20 week sonogram and discovered that we’re having a son. We’ve been wanting a child … Continue reading

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Comparative Review: Chess Puzzle Apps for the iPhone and iPod touch

There is a sub-genre of chess apps available for the iPhone and iPod touch that don’t let you play any actual games of chess, but rather give you a starting move and 2 to 3 moves in which you must … Continue reading

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Comparative review: Online Chess Games for the iPhone & iPod touch

In preparation for my round table reviews of some of the best chess platforms and chess engines for the iPhone and iPod touch (apologies for the delays on these), I thought I’d do an overview review of some of the … Continue reading

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Review: Autodesk Sketchbook Mobile

Review: Autodesk Sketchbook Mobile—$2.99 Also available: Sketchbook Mobile Express—Free Genre: Entertainment Released: August 29, 2009 Developer/Distributor: Autodesk Version 1.0 tested on a 16GB iPhone 3GS I am loving this drawing application. In the past, I’ve used Layers ($4.99; direct iTunes … Continue reading

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Google Sync push support for Gmail seems to be faking it

Although you’ve been able to keep your Contacts and your Calendars synced wirelessly between your Google Accounts, your desktop apps, and your iPhone via Google Sync for a while now, Google finally added push Gmail support today. However, it’s not … Continue reading

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A second look at GoGo Inflight

Although I was presented with a $12.95 purchase now option when I initially logged into GoGo InFlight on my return flight from San Francisco, I found that simply re-entering the code from the card that I had used on the … Continue reading

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