Apple announces iPhone monthly plans

Apple and AT&T have finally unveiled their three monthly subscription plans for the iPhone: $59.99 for 450 minutes $79.99 for 900 minutes $99.99 for 1350 minutes These plans all include unlimited data transfer (web and mail), video messaging, 200 SMS messages and unlimited calls between mobile devices. Basically, what this means is that you can […]

Wind-powered phone charger unveiled

European wireless carrier Orange has recently asked Gotwind, a company specializing in wind turbines, to create a prototype of a wind-powered mobile phone charger. If commercialized, the Orange wind charger will allow people to recharge their cell-phone from any location, even from the top of a mountain, at the other end of the world, where […]

Binary Marble Adding Machine (Video)

A guy named Matthias Wandel has invented one of the most cool mechanical calculator ever: The Binary Marble Adding Machine. It had occurred to me that perhaps with an insane amount of perseverance, it might be possible to build a whole computer that runs on marbles. My second marble machine was however much less based […]

iPhones + iTunes = iProfit

Cupertino’s latest announcement should, without any doubt, make quite a few future iPhone owners grimace in frustration. According to a memo recently released on Apple’s Web site, consumers planning to get their hands on an iPhone when they come out in June will need to open an iTunes account before they can start using the […]