Brian McLane

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Entries Tagged as 'iPhone'

MY IPHONE IS NOW MY TELEVISION REMOTE? REALLY

December 9th, 2012 · No Comments · Social Commentary

I’ve had many gripes about Cablevision (the first and foremost being their CEO owns the NY Knicks). But they’ve even turned that around? What’s gotten into James Dolan? When Kudos are warranted then I’m willing to say so. Hands down, the Optimum App is the best app on my iPhone. Not only can I watch […]

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HOW TO AVOID DATA OVERAGE ON YOUR IPHONE

November 28th, 2012 · No Comments · Technology

Most service providers have done (or are doing) away with unlimited data plans. In fact, if you are at the end of your contract period you may be asked to sign off off your unlimited plan that you have with your device in order to save money on your upgrade. When I got my new […]

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APPLE TO THE RESCUE AS FACEBOOK MOBILE APP AND GOOGLE HANDSETS DESTROY YOUR MOBILE USABILITY

August 9th, 2012 · No Comments · Technology

My Droid finally kicked the bucket. After being continuously raped by Facebook and Google the thing just croaked. The display went Aqua, my contacts were gutted and the thing froze like a 17 year old poodle. Even when I removed Facebook I noticed that my contacts still had the Facebook icon next to them with […]

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DROID X DOESN’T, and DROID X2 DOESN’T EITHER

August 24th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Technology

Let’s start with I’ll never go back to the iPhone. But the “Droid X and the X2” suck and you will lose between 15 and 30 minutes a day dealing with it’s defects. That’s for those of you who have already wasted enough time with this crappy device. To be fair, Verizon did give me […]

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AMERICANS AND THEIR CELL PHONE HABITS

August 15th, 2011 · No Comments · Technology

Before my life as an Insurance Agent, I was enmeshed in the culture of cell phones and mobile marketing for over 5 years. My partners and I developed cutting edge technology that fell short of patentability. But I keep my eyes open for anything having to do with streaming media, mobile video and texting programs. […]

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