Apple iPhone boosts Jamaican smartphone usage as BB goes Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

The news is now in folks; Jamaicans are ditching Blackberries left, right and center for Smartphones. This based on statistics from Google Trends and Alexa gleaned by the Jamaica Gleaner published Sunday May 20th, 2012. Google Trends and Alexa know this, mind you, as they base their findings for Jamaica on Tags attached to emails […]

The Apple iPhone as a Remote – The R2-D2 Effect of Orbotic’s Sphero Robotic Ball

As the title says, the Apple iPhone can be a remote control for a host of some really cool electronic toys or gaming add-ons. Some of which may seem pointless and other are just really nice party favours, conversation icebreakers, scaring the neighbours or friends witless or just something to keep the kids busy while […]

Nielsen declares Apple iPhone 4S cut into Android Sales

The New Year starts off with a bang as analyst Nielsen has declared that the Apple iPhone 4S that sports the Siri Voice Assistant have indeed made a difference, cutting significantly into Google Android’s smartphone sales. The graph explains it best: The stats breakdown is even more interesting: Google Android has 46.3% of Markershare in the […]

Minecraft Apple iPhone and iPad making brick building Games Social

Minecraft has in November 2011AD gone to the Apple iPad and Apple iPhone as a downloadable customized official app according to website CNET. This in keeping with my peepers could see back then last year in my article MineCraft – Indie hit is Social Gaming’s Cinderella. First last year’s stale news. As of December 2nd […]

LIME Officially launches iPhone 4s in Jamaica

An official Apple press release spoke of it’s coming in new markets and exactly 3 months since it first debuted in the United States, Canada, Australia, United Kingdom, France, Germany and Japan the iPhone 4s has officially landed in Jamaica and the wider Caribbean courtesy of LIME. The ultra popular phone and best selling iPhone yet, was revealed at a press event at LIME’s Carlton Store […]

iPhone 4S Officially Invades Caribbean on January 13

An Apple press released yesterday announced that the iPhone 4s would be officially available in China and 21 additional countries on Friday, January 13. A sizable chunk of those 21 countries are Caribbean islands. No word yet on carriers and prices but it would be interesting to see how it compares with North America and Europe. Caribbean countries in bold: Beginning […]