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Megan Lee Heart made tens of thousands of dollars in the last year -- and did it all from her home in suburban Sherman Oaks. No special effects. No fancy equipment. Just strategic positioning -- and as many as 10 videos each day. Her most popular YouTube cha ... More >>
Say your company has top-secret information that it would like to contain within the confines of its campus. But, your employees eat, as people do, at public restaurants. And at these public restaurants, they, as people unfortunately do, talk about their work, which often includes inadvertent disc ... More >>
A rash of iPhone thefts has hit downtown L.A. this year, the LAPD says.
The crooks could be taking advantage of what could be perceived as a security flaw in the new iPhone 4s: It has an easily accessible SIM card slot on its right side (the iPhone 4 does not): Its card can be tossed, rendering th ... More >>
If you've misplaced your cell phone, chances are, you probably lost it the same way you lost your retainers in the 9th grade: sometime during lunch, because you were distracted and forgot to take it with you before you went back to fourth period. Based on Lookout, Inc.'s study of lost phones, old b ... More >>
AppleA girl's best friend?Ashton Kutcher, you definitely don't want to get the new iPhone.
Reports indicate that the iPhone 4S' voice-activated assistant, Siri, can still take commands when your phone is otherwise passcode locked. Meaning that your wife -- Demi Moore, for example -- can ask ... More >>
Update: Sure enough! In the 24 hours since it's been available for pre-order, the iPhone 4S has almost doubled all previous iPhone records in that period. Apple reports that one million phones have been sold. Stock, naturally, is up as well. Lesson: Grief sells.
Originally posted October 6 at 1 p.m ... More >>
yunguyen666This whole class warfare thing is kind of cool. We haven't seen this much bloodlust among the masses since Apple introduced the iPhone 4.
After President Obama proposed that millionaires and billionaires pay the same tax rate as working-class folks (sparking charges by the right t ... More >>
Ay mamacita.So you're one of the legions of Echo Park hipsters who proudly threw down your summer internship stipend for the boxy iPhone 4?
The smart guys and girls at Macrumors have put together illustrations of what they think the next iPhone will look like, and it's so much cool ... More >>
Cameron Diaz talks about this stuff. For real.Ring ring. Who is it? It's your libido calling. It wants a new toy. And not an iPhone 4, either.
A British study making the rounds this week claims that sex-toy sales will rival smartphone purchases in the next 10 years. Of course, your pocket ro ... More >>
AppleIsn't she lovely?Apple finally dropped the white iPhone 4 on us yesterday. And while it's not noticeably superior -- sorry skinheads -- it is slightly thicker.
This led some bloggers to wonder if extra UV protection needed to protect the gadget from the sun (seriously) led to it adding ... More >>
AppleThe iPhone can't tell time, apparently.It can help you find a parking space, video chat with your mom, and find you the best restaurants nearby. But apparently the iPhone still can't tell time.
The device was a FAIL again this weekend after it didn't automatically register the "spring f ... More >>
BravoTaylor will take you to Oklahoma, and not in a limo.On the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills reunion show last week (we watch when we're not reading the Economist or pondering the latest WeeklyLeak), the cast reflected on the meaning of going "Oklahoma on your ass."
The phrase stems from ... More >>
GizmodoIf you own an iPhone 4 and the glass casing has broken, you are not alone.
So many people have complained, in fact, that the phenomenon has even earned the nickname, "Glassgate."
Apparently fed up and pissed off, California resident Donald LeBuhn filed a class action lawsuit earlier thi ... More >>
The iPad 2 will upgrade to laser-proof gorilla tapeNothing to damper your love affair with the bright, shiny new iPad in your stocking like finding out in February that a brighter, shinier, probably way cooler one now exists, rendering your dark, dull 2010 version a total clunker. Luckily, de ... More >>
During this heatwave in Los Angeles it's tempting to go for that $1 (-plus) bottle of water. But according to some reports, these products represent as much as a 4,000-percent markup on tap -- and many of them are simply filtered tap.
Of course, some of you like the whole process of forking ... More >>
GizmodoApple scheduled a press conference Friday to address a growing roar of discontent with its iPhone 4, which this week was found by Consumer Reports to have serious issues with reception.
The San Jose Mercury News called the last-minute conference "unprecedented" for the normally quali ... More >>
GizmodoIn a hastily organized news conference called to respond to criticism that the iPhone 4 has serious reception problems, Apple chief Steve Jobs announced a solution that sidestepped a recall that could have cost the company $1.5 billion: Free, $35 cases that seem to put virtual duct tap ... More >>
GizmodoHold on to your Ray-Bans, Echo Park hipsters: The iPhone 4 has been declared a FAIL by Consumer Reports magazine (via LA Biz Observed).
It wasn't AT&T's new reaming digital data plan that will certainly put most monthly iPhone bills above $100. It wasn't the fact that the new phone ... More >>