Tag Archive: touch


Author:
Mike Adams
10/04/2011

Avoiding having to do this more often.

Avoiding having to do this more often.

The “Let’s Talk iPhone” event has now come and gone. With it, we have the new iOS on the horizon, and new iPods and the iPhone 4S are now ready for public consumption (well, on October 12th and 14th respectively). So I figured it was a great time to take a look at how to extend the battery life of your iPod or your iPhone…and who better than Apple to tell us how to do so?

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TechTalk Q&A Time #2

Author:
Mike Adams
10/20/2010

You have questions, we have answers!

You have questions, we have answers!

Hey everyone! Welcome back to Davis. The Fall 2010 quarter is upon us and all the craziness that was rush has died down. Out of that madness, we received a couple of questions that I thought should be answered on the TechTalk blog. So check them out after the break.

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“How-To”…Reset/Restore Your iPod Touch/iPhone

Author:
Mike Adams
02/11/2010

Need to Restore that iPhone?

Need to Restore that iPhone?

So your iPod Touch/iPhone is no longer co-operating with you. You’ve tried shutting it off, changing apps, etc., but it is no longer responding to you and seems to be locked up. What do you do in this situation? Continue reading

The Apple Tablet?

Author:
John Jaworski
01/13/2010

 

Could this be the new thing from Apple Inc.?

 

Many speculators have been pointing to a new touch driven laptop from Apple to be the latest thing to come out of the Cupertino, California campus. But is it true? Like most rumors about Apple product announcements, this one again is being confirmed by an insider who wishes to stay anonymous.

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Kyle’s Cheaper Alternative for November 2009

Author:
Kyle Holmes
11/06/2009

The SkullCandy Pipe

The SkullCandy Pipe

One of the more popular items for students on college campuses is a good set of speakers for their iPod or iPhone. Products like the iHome or a set of Logitech speakers can run anywhere from $75-$200 depending on the style and the features and can take up a good amount of space on your desk or night stand. The Skullcandy Pipe is an alternative in both price and space, running customers $59.99 and taking up no more space than a flashlight.

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Apple’s “It’s Only Rock And Roll” Event 2009

Apple iPod Event 2009

Apple iPod Event 2009

Author:
Michael Adams
09/09/2009

Well…Apple’s “Buy a Mac, Get a Free iPod Touch” promotion ended yesterday. What are they going to do now? The answer is simple! Introduce new iPods! That’s right folks, at today’s “It’s Only Rock And Roll, But We Like It” music event, Apple unveiled a few things it had up its sleeve. The Internet was ablaze with rumors of what these new toys would be. Quite a few of these rumors turned out to be true, and some turned out to be not so true (Mac Tablet, I am looking at you). Anyway, let’s take a look at what went down at the event.

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UC Davis TechTalk Episode Seven

Author:
Mike Adams
08/20/2009

In this Episode, Joey and Mike take a look at a very important issue surrounding college campuses. Computer theft. We take a look at how to prevent it, and what you might be able to do if it is stolen. Also, in this episode, another Ask Andrew. In this Ask Andrew, Andrew tells you how to connect your iPod Touch to the campus Internet. As a side note…this method can also be used to register your laptop to the campus network as well.

Apple’s WWDC 2009

Author:
Mike Adams
06/11/2009

Apple Logo

Apple’s World Wide Developer’s Conference 2009 has come and gone and like many of you, I had to watch it at home. So let’s just jump right in to my thoughts about some of the announcements that were made at the WWDC.

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And the Winner Is…

Author:
Mike Adams
4/21/2009

Raffle winner Bryce Crawford holds his prize.

Raffle winner Bryce Crawford holds his prize.

On April 18, 2009, an estimated 70,000 to 100,000 people descended upon the University of California Davis for the 95th annual UC Davis Picnic Day. Continue reading

iPod Touch 16GB Review

Author:
Mike Adams
1/30/09

It’s an iPhone…without the phone! While some people may scoff at this notion, this setup is perfect for someone like me. What do I mean by this? I’ve heard quite a few people ask what the point of the iPod Touch is with the iPhone out on the market. Well…again, I suppose it is perfect for people like me; those who are unwilling to spend more than $40 a month for phone service, but still want an MP3 player with the functions of an iPhone (minus the camera).

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