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iPhone 3G screen is yellow by design

There are many people complaining that the iPhone 3G’s screen is yellow (Arabic forum post, and another example on how bad Mobily employees are handling the iPhone 3G!). Looking back at July 2008 news when the iPhone 3G was first released we find the following article:

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Software Updates: AirPort, iLife Support and iPhoto

Apple released an update for iLife and iPhoto. The iLife Support 9.0.1 and iPhoto 8.0.1 are recommended for all users. Apple also released updates for the AirPort Client and Utility. The updates: AirPort Utility 5.4.1 and AirPort Client Update 2009-001. AirPort Client Update 2009-001 addresses issues with roaming and network selection in dual-band environments. The updates are available from Apple ...

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New iMac a better deal than comparable Dell and HP PCs

Very impressive indeed. From CNN via Mac OS Ken: “Oppenheimer’s Yair Reiner did a spec-by-spec comparisons with comparable Dell and Hewlett-Packard machines. His surprising conclusion, given Apple’s reputation for premium pricing: he found the new iMacs to be a better value than competing Windows-based products. A side-by-side comparison suggests the new iMacs match up favorably against Dell and HP’s All-in-One’s ...

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AirPort Extreme and Time Capsule updated

Apple updated their AirPort Extreme and Time Capsule. Now both have dual-band Wi-Fi.

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The new Mac Mini

The final major update from Apple today was The Mac Mini. The Mac Mini hasn’t been updated since August 2007. It now features the Nvidea GeForece 9400M integrated graphics and 5 USB 2.0 ports!

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Apple updates the iMac

Today Apple also updated the iMac. These models are at a lower price than the previous release and available now from the Apple Online Store.

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New Mac Pro

Apple announce the new Mac Pro which includes Intel’s “Nehalem” Xeon processor. It is available in quad and 8 core models.

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MacBook battery update 1.4

Apple released MacBook Battery Update 1.4. This update “improves the ability of MacBook batteries to maintain a charge when the system is shut down and not used for an extended period of time”. The update is available for the following MacBook models: MacBook (13-inch) MacBook (13-inch Mid 2007) MacBook (13-inch Late 2006) MacBook (13-inch Late 2007) MacBook (13-inch, Early 2008) ...

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iPhone 3G with Mobily: Only for VIP?

We reported earlier about new Mobily iPhone 3G bundles, the new bundles had an asterisk on each one with “* Conditions and terms apply” in the footer. What Mobily did not reveal was what those terms and conditions are. You had to go to a Mobily store and ask them. But apparently most customers can only get the original 99SR ...

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Safari 4 Guides in Arabic

Yousef Raffah posted a handful of Safari 4 beta guides. Apple released the latest beta of their browser application and you can download it from Apple’s website. Hidden Safari 4 settings. Fixing GrowlMail with Safari 4. Fixing Hotmail with Safari 4. My personal solution is to not use hotmail! Switching tabs in Safari 4. Adding zoom in Safari 4. 1Password ...

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