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Increase iPhone 3G bandwidth on Mobily

Mobily Connect is Mobily’s broadband Internet service which is available for all Mobily customers. The current iPhone 3G bundles are very limited so it’s best to increase the bandwidth by adding Mobily connect packages. You can add packages to your current iPhone 3G packages. So if you have a 99 package (99SR monthly and 200MB bandwidth) then added a 1GB ...

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iPhone 3G tethering with Mobily/STC Guide

UPDATE: We just added a guide on how to enable tethering on iPhone 3G with Mobily (and even STC). iPhone 3.0 software was finally released yesterday and one of the new features is “Internet Tethering”. Enabling tethering with Mobily is not possible according to this image: I contacted Mobily’s support and the employee told me to install “pdanet”! PDAnet is ...

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iPhone 3.0: Arabic, copy & paste and more

Apple will be releasing iPhone 3.0 software today June 17th 2009. The update will work on all iPhone and iPod touch models. Arabic support After 2 years of the release of the iPhone Apple has finally added Arabic support. Before the release of iPhone 3.0 software you had to jailbreak the iPhone then install this application to add Arabic support. ...

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Java vulnerability in Mac OS X fixed

Apple has finally addressed the Java vulnerability effecting Mac OS X 10.4 and 10.5. For Leopard the update is called Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 4 which is 158MB and for Tiger it is Java for Mac OS X 10.4, Release 9 and 81MB. Updates are available from Apple Software Update or downloaded directly.

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Safari 4 downloaded 11 million times

Apple released a press release saying that in the first 3 days of the release of Safari 4 they had 11 million downloads. 6 million of them were on Windows based machines. From Apple’s press release: “Safari 4 is an incredible success on Mac and Windows with more than 11 million downloads in the first three days,” said Philip Schiller, ...

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Everything you need to know about the new MacBook Pro line

Last week at WWDC Apple renewed the whole line of MacBook Pro notebook computers. Now all aluminum unibody MacBooks are considered a MacBook Pro. With price ranging from $1,199 for 13-inch to $1,699 for 15-inch and finally up to $2,499 on the 17-inch model. These models are now available and I was told that itechia will have them in Saudi ...

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Boot from MacBook Pro SD card slot

The new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro models are now equipped with an SD card slot instead of an ExpressCard slot. Apple released a knowledge base article about the SD card slot and it included the following information: – Supports MultiMediaCards (MMC). – Supports SD, SDHC, MiniSD, MicroSD. – The Mac recognize the SD card as a USB device. – ...

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Watch WWDC 2009 Keynote

Watch Philip Schiller, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Product Marketing, unveil the new iPhone 3G S, the new MacBook Pro family, and Mac OS X Snow Leopard. Watch it streaming in normal or high definition or you can download it as a podcast (iTunes link).

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Arabic iPhone OS 3.0

Apple has announced that the iPhone OS 3.0 will be released on June 17th, two days before the release of the iPhone 3G S. The update will be free for all iPhone devices and it will cost $9.99 for iPod touch owners. iPhone OS 3.0 will have many features, including the following: Arabic language support as well as other languages, ...

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Safari 4 and 1password

Apple released version 4 of their Safari web-browser. It is available for download on Mac and Windows. Version 4 have 150 features including support for HTML5 and many others. If you happen to be a 1Password user then you can wait until support for Safari 4 is released or you can install a beta version (2.9.19.BETA-3) which added support for ...

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