iPhone Explorer turns your iPhone/iTouch into a USB stick…..

Apple, iPhone, iPodTouch, Macintosh, OSX, osx Server, Windows
One of the original reasons I bought my first ipod (first gen 5 Gig) was that I could hook it up to my mac and use it as a firewire drive. I could literally run around with this in my pocket and boot OSX off the ipod. Well that came to an end with the intro of iPhone/iTouch. Apple took the "disk mode" out. Well that was then, go grab a FREE copy of iPhone explorer and all that USB stick functionality can be your again. Oh, and did I say there is no need for Jail Break either :-)Features:100% Free iPhone browser for Mac and Windows100% Drag-and-drop interface for easily copying files to and from your iPhoneCreate, delete and rename files and folders on your iPhone or iPod TouchWorks…
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VMWare demos mobile virtual machine for N800

Disruptive Technology, iPhone, N800, n810, VMware
VMware demoed a Nokia N800 featuring its mobile hypervisor at its VMworld Europe conference, showing Windows CE and Google's Android running at the same time.In a keynote at VMworld Europe, chief technology officer (CTO) Stephen Herrod unveiled the firm’s mobile virutalisation platform, explaining that phones featuring hypervisors - the technology that allows virtualisation - will have two main functions.The first enables users to back up their system and data on a virtual machine, so if they get a new phone they can easily transfer contacts and other information regardless of the operating system. “What data is on a device will outlive the device,” he said.This will also make developing mobile applications much easier, as developers can embed it on a virtual machine with a thin operating system of its own,…
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More aka.iPhone and Quartz Composer Experiments…..

Apple, iPhone, iPodTouch, Macintosh, OSX, Quartz Composer
So now that I have a basic OSC receiver for aka.iPhone's XY controller, I've been going through Apple's Demo Compositions -- under /Developer/Examples/Quartz Composer/Compositions -- and adding my portion of the OSC receiver to them. Here is the latest one, akaRemote-Caterpillar, which is a adaptation of "Caterpillar.qtz" under /Developer/Examples/Quartz Composer/Compositions/Interactive. Again I need to remind you to read the first Article to get started and that these QC compositions are for Leopard/QC3.0 only and require a jailbroken Ipod Touch or iPhone.
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aka.iPhone and Quartz Composer Experiments…..

Apple, iPhone, iPodTouch, Macintosh, OSX, Quartz Composer
I assume you know what aka.iPhone is and what it does. If you don't please see this article over at Create Digital Motion. I've got aka.iPhone 2.1 installed on my ipod touch and while I enjoyed playing around with the accompanying MAX/MSP patch -- via the free runtime -- I wanted to see if I could get it working with Quartz Composer.Well here are my two (akaRemote, akaRemote-Particle) attempts at QC compositions that work really well with the XY controller of aka.iPhone. The XY Controller surface is the only thing I've been able to get working with QC, since  Masayuki Akamatsu (the author of aka.iPhone) tends to use the same basic "/event" OSC message with a custom number of arguments. The limitations is actually in QC in that you can…
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News, News and more News

iPhone, N800, n810, Nokia
Well today's been full of good news for developers and users alike. Steve J. announced that the Ipod/Iphone SDK will be released in February 2008 and if that wasn't enough Nokia announced their next generation Internet Tablet....the N810. It's basically the N800 on steroids, a slider keyboard plus builtin GPS.....wohoo :-). From the Press Release....The Nokia N810 is powered by maemo Linux based OS2008, updatable also on the Nokia N800, the previous internet tablet generation hardware. The Nokia N810 features a highly customizable user interface and contains various novelties such as a Mozilla based browser with Ajax and Adobe flash 9, Bluetooth headset support as well as enhanced video and audio features. The refreshed Video Gizmo, Skype and Rhapsody highlight some most popular downloads available while Boingo Wireless, Earthlink and…
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