Tag Archive: Unexpected

This Unexpected Tip to Extend Battery Life on iPhone Actually Works… Really!

Yea yea yea, the “one weird tip” is the cheesiest headline title type of all time, right? But really, are you looking for a fascinating way to make an iPhone battery last a bit longer? You might be digging around in the devices display settings then. If you have an iPhone with an OLED screen, … Read More

Microsoft delivers an unexpected gift to Apple Store employees

Microsoft’s rivalry with Apple heated up this year when the company opened a flagship store on Fifth Ave in New York that looks a lot like an Apple Store. In the spirit of Christmas though, the company is calling for peace, and to show they mean it, they sent their employees caroling to the Fifth […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Londoner gets unexpected flash on iPhone, and it wasn’t from Adobe

A woman in London, in the U.K., has reported being the victim of “cyber-flashing,” after receiving two photos of a man’s genitals on her iPhone via AirDrop. “I had AirDrop switched on because I had been using it previously to send photos to another iPhone user — and a picture appeared on the screen of a […][Read More…]

Radiohead’s trippy app delivers unexpected new tunes

UK-based rock band Radiohead just updated their Polyfauna app, originally released at the end of this past January, with all new audio and visual content. The What’s New section of the iTunes description says, simply, “Entirely new.” If you’re a…Read more ›

TuneIn Radio Pro gets unexpected price hike

  If you haven’t already paid to upgrade to TuneIn Radio Pro, then chances are you won’t be doing so anytime soon. The popular internet radio app just got a massive price increase from $ 3.99 to $ 9.99 for no apparent reason,…Read more ›

Ask Siri to Find You a 7-Eleven, The Response Is Unexpected

If you’re a regular reader here, you already know that Siri can be used for directions, and you know there’s plenty of funny commands to ask, but this one is an unexpected combination of both… Grab your iPhone (or iPad) and ask Siri to find you a 7-Eleven (yes the global 24 hour convenience store), … Read More

Fun Game: An Unexpected Guest Decides to Hang Out With YouAgainst Your Will!

Otherworld - Spring of Shadows Every week Mac Games and More features a fun, casual game you can play over the weekend. This weeks selection has you getting out into the countryside for some peace and quiet but thats the last thing you find once you arrive Download it now   Otherworld - Spring of ShadowsOtherworld Spring of Shadows(hidden objects) When you begin playing this hidden objects game, you take  [Read More…]

AT&T Customers Discover Unexpected Messaging Plan Changes

If you are an AT&T Customer and you upgraded to an iPhone 4S this weekend you might want to check your account settings. Something fishy is going on with customer messaging plans. I got wind of it from a friend who is currently traveling in Alaska. Apparently if youpreviouslyhad Messaging Unlimited with Mobile to Any Mobile Calling on your old phone youll find out like I did that AT&T switched  [Read More…]

Case Dismissed! Geohot and Sony Reach Unexpected Settlement

Click the image to open in full size. The saga of Geohot and Sony is now behind us. As the out-of-nowhere headlines today reveal, infamous iDevice and PS3 hacker George "GeoHot" Hotz and Sony have apparently patched things up. In fact, the two warring parties are coming to terms with their recent high-profile legal grudge match and settling matters peacefully. Moments ago, Sony and Geohot released a joint statement heralding a conclusion to  [Read More…]