Tag Archive: Basically


This Lightning charging cable is basically everything-proof [Deals]

When charging your phone or transferring data between devices, it’s only a matter of time before the soft white plastic of the stock Lightning cable frays and breaks. Given how much we use and rely on our devices, that’s just got to stop, which is why Titan’s MFi-certified Lightning cable is a must-have. It’s built […]

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

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Teardown reveals iPod touch is basically a stripped-down iPhone 6

Other than the small matter of it not making phone calls, what’s the difference between the iPhone 6 and the new sixth-generation iPod touch, which Apple finally released last week? That’s the question that our friends over at iFixit tried…Read more ›

Orion’s computer is basically a radiation-proof G3 iBook

NASA’s Orion spacecraft is the most futuristic spacecraft to ever be built, but the tech inside it is shockingly old school, like the onboard computer powering the entire mission, that’s basically only powerful as an 11 year old G3 iBook. On…Read more ›

SideSwype Is So Fun, You Forget It’s Basically A Match-Three Game [Review]

If you like Threes but wish it was less numbery and more Tetris-like, SideSwype might be for you. SideSwype by Radiangames Category: iOS Games Works With: iPhone, iPad Price: $ 1.99 It’s a puzzler in which you, you know, swipe. To…Read more ›

The iPhone 5s, iPad Air And Retina iPad Mini Are All Basically Just As Powerful

The Retina iPad mini suddenly went on sale this morning, and the device’s benchmarks have been posted online. Apple chose to put the same 64-bit A7 processor in the iPhone 5s, iPad Air, and new iPad mini. The result is…Read more ›

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T-Mobile Basically Tells Staff They Arent Getting The iPhone Again This Year

Go to T-Mobile for an iPhone 5 and you could be coming away with an Android.

If you’re a T-Mobile customer who was hoping that the iPhone 5 would be the first iPhone to gain official support for your carrier, then look away now. A leaked T-Mobile memo reveals the company is instructing its staff to sell “against the iPhone” from September 21, and it looks like they’ll be trained to help  [Read More…]

The Mars Curiosity Rover is Basically a PowerMac G3 with Wheels

Mars Curiosity Rover is a PowerMac G3 on wheels

We already knew that NASA used a lot of Macs during the Mars Curiosity landing event, but hardcore Mac geeks will be interested to know the Rover itself is running on both hardware and software that Apple used not only in consumer Macs of yesteryear, but that Apple still uses today!

In fact, the setup is so familiar that ExtremeTech calls the  [Read More…]