Updated: It’s Your Toilet Calling! What Germs Are On Your Mobile Device?

Is your phone dirtier than your toilet?

How clean is your cell phone? You’d probably be disgusted to know. Which? Magazine recently conducted a test to determine which was dirtier; a cell phones, or a toilet flush handle. Guess which one lost? The clear loser was the cell phone with the tested mobiles having high levels of faecal Coliforms and Enterobacteriaceae. Yuck!

Holy Cow! Apple iOS 5.0.1 Resolves Some Crashing Issues With The iPad

The iOS 5.0.1 update from Apple helps stop crashes on the iPad

Having issues with your iPad or iPad 2 after the iOS 5 upgrade? After applying the iOS 5.0.1 update, my crashes are gone!

Input Requested: Are Android Tablets As Good As The iPad?

Are Android tablets better than Apple iPads? What makes them better? Who will be the winner in the tablet wars?

I’m looking to you, my readers, to share with me why you love your Android tablet. Win me over, help me love Android tablets again. Let me know which model you have and why you feel it excels over the iPad.

If Angry Birds Had Been Created By Infocom, Would It Have Been As Fun?

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As I watch my son play Angry Birds on the iPad, it got me thinking about what Angry Birds would have looked like if it were written by Infocom. Here’s a sample for your nostalgic enjoyment.

Why Android [STILL] Isn’t Afraid Of The iPhone 4

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In light of the recent announcement of the iPhone 4S, I thought I’d revisit this post that I published back in January to see if the iPhone had made any headway into striking fear into the heart of Android phone owners. Interestingly, it doesn’t look like Apple has made any advancements toward solving the deficiencies that I identified almost a year ago.

Should I Upgrade My iPad To iOS 5? For Now….No!

iOS 5 is causing applications crashes on iPads, so hold off on upgrading

For now, if you’re thinking about upgrading your iPad to iOS 5, I would advise against it. Let Apple work out the issues for a couple more weeks and issue any patches to resolve the crashing. Hopefully, there’s enough of a clamor on the Web, Twitter, and Facebook to make the pay attention.

iOS5 Cloud Services Causing Crashes On iPad 1 – Not Resolved

Adding iCloud connectivity seems to be slowing down my iPad 1 significantly after the iOS5 upgrade

The iOS5 has now turned both email and Safari into slow apps that are consistently crashing and leaving me with a “white screen of death” while I wait for the iPad memory to catch up with the new OS.