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SimplyTweet – My new favorite iPhone twitter client

Yesterday Roland sent me an IM suggesting I try out this new iPhone twitter client. At first I wasn’t that keen, cause I was quite happy with my Tweetie. But boy, was I wrong…. I had been through them all, and tried Tweetdeck for the iPhone, iTwitter, Twitterfon etc etc, and wasn’t particularly partial to […]

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5 iPhone Tips & Tricks

I been meaning to get this post out for ages, and wanted to share a few of my iPhone tips and tricks. I often get stopped and asked about setting up a new iPhone and what cool apps to put on, so here is my 5 best tips & tricks 1. Get a US iTunes […]

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The Grid iPhone App

Vincent and his team from Vodacom have *finally* released “The Grid” app for the iPhone. I know they have been working on it for quite a while now, so it’s great to see another SA app finally hit the App store. The Grid is a location-based social network, that Vodacom has developed. It uses location […]

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Free data on Vodacom

I know the last couple of posts have been all Vodacom/iPhone/Vodacom/iPhone….(you get the point, sorry :)), but I came across an awesome deal on Vodacom today. They are currentley running a promotion called “With Vodacom the internet is Maklik” where they are giving up to 2 gigs of data away for free. So I did […]

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ZATV Guide iPhone app

The guys from immedia have released thier 2nd iPhone app, which is an awesome app that allows you to view a TV schedule from all the DSTV channels. The app is called theĀ  ZATV guide, and I have had a chance to play with the submitted version for the last 2 weeks. Overall the app […]

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Activate Internet on Vodacom iPhone

I have had a couple of people emailing me asking how to activate the internet connection on the iPhone on Vodacom. Vodacom uses a specific APN (Access Name Point) for the iPhones, which come pre-configured on the iPhone. The APN they use is “iPhone.Vodacom.ZA“. If you have a standard Vodacom Contract, and recently bought an […]

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Enabling Push Notifications in iPhone OS 3.0

A new feature of iPhone OS 3.0, Push Notifications, are not enabled by default. A quick simple way to get them on, is by installing this awesome iPhone app, I came across earlier today, called “Hey Where Are You: Location Service”, or HeyWAY for short. Essentially HeyWAY is an app that allows you see where […]

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Enable Vodacom iPhone MMS & Tethering

Following my 2 previous posts on setting up MMS & Tethering for Vodacom, which were quite manual and didn’t seem to work and keep the settings, this post will show you how to get MMS & Internet Tethering to work on your Vodacom or MTN iPhone. EDIT 11/9/09 – It seems that with OS 3.1 […]