My Work Break
ACT to foster happiness, peace,
prosperity, and tolerance in the Middle East
Apple iPhone Facts
I am a big fan of this phone! On Tuesday, January 9th, 2007 and at the Moscone Center
in San Francisco, California, Steve Jobs, head of Apple, announced to
the world iPhone. The revolutionary smart phone is definitely
going to change the way we think of cell phones. Below are some tips,
information, fun facts, cool features, specs, and other related
information about this amazing product.
The iPhone is a Smart Cell Phone,
IPod, Internet communications device, and Digital Camera in one
The iPhone has sensors that enable it
to change automatically the direction of its screen from portrait to
landscape based on the vertical or horizontal alignment of the
The IPhone controls are based on
touching the screen by your finger. No more buttons.
Software replaces hardware.
The iPhone has proximity sensors that
would prevent you from activating certain features on its screen by
your ear while talking and also turns off the screen display when
close to your ear to save power
iPhone even has sensors to adjust the
light of the screen based on the light of the surroudings
iPhone becomes an iPod with few
touches. The 3.5 inch widescreen is amazing in browsing
through your iPod content from videos, to music albums, to TV shows,
to movies, to photo albums, to audio books...
The iPhone has a 2-megapixel camera
and a photo software that enable you to sync, browse, email, and
control pictures better than any other smartphones.
The phone is 4.5 (115 mm) inches
high, 2.4 inches wide (61mm), and 0.46 thick (11.6mm).
You can make calls by just touching
the screen and selecting numbers or names from your address book or
You can check your voicemail by
browsing your voicemails by sender, or time, or other features.
Just like email. Gone are the days where you have to go listen
to all your voicemails in order to listen to the voicemails that
matter to you.
Apple had Cingular to change its
wireless infrastructure in a way that would enable the use of the
IPhone features like the ability to browse the voicemail on the
In the day that the IPhone was
announced, other cell phone and smartphones makers companies' shares
tumbled. Apple stock (AAPL) went up 8% while Research in
Motion stock (makers of Blackberry) went down 7%. Other
companies like Motorolla, Nokia, Ericsson, Samsung, Panasonic,
Phillips, Siemens were also affected
Cisco Systems owns the trademark for
the name "iPhone" and it Cisco sued Apple for the infringement.
Apple and Cisco are actively negotiating a compromise.
You can unlock the iPhone with a
flick of a finger.
On the same day iPhone was announced,
the company changed its name from Apple Computers to Apple Inc to
reflect the expansion in its consumers outreach
For sending SMS, short messages, the
iPhone screen becomes a predictive QWERTY that corrects your
The email application is applicable
to most IMAP and POP3 emails
Apple's Safari web browser on the
Apple iPhone enables you to see the web pages closer to the way they
are designed to appear on regular computers.
You can sync your favorites from your
laptop or desktop with the iPhone
iPhone has an integrated mapping
software based on Google Maps that is simply amazing!
iPhone wireless technology is based
on quad-band GSM.
The iPhone supports Cingular’s EDGE
network, 802.11b/g Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 2.0 with EDR, which links to
Apple’s Bluetooth headset - compare with Motorola's and other
The phone will cost $499 for the four
Gigabytes model, 4GB, and $599 for the eight gigabytes model, 8GB.
The phone will be available in the US
Market in June of 2007. Europe and Asia will follow in year!
Because of its exclusive agreement
with Apple, Cingular Wireless, is poised to have a competitive edge
of other cell phone providers like Alltel, AT&T Wireless, CellularOne, Cricket, MetroPCs, Nextel, Qwest, Southern LINC, Sprint
PCS, T-Mobile ( A1 Wireless Cell Phone Plans
) , U.S. Cellular, Verizon Wireless, and Virgin Mobile.
Back | Home | Next
21st Century Lifelessness
Animals Interesting Facts
Apple iPhone Facts
Brief guide to Australia
Best Bumper Stickers
How Companies Got their Name
Humans Interesting Facts
Fun Eyes Test
Fun Personality Test
Funny Computer Tricks
Funny General Pictures
Funny Video Clips
Funny Video Clips
Funny Waxing Alternative
Great Animal Pictures
Great Sunsets Pictures
Great World Pictures
General Interesting Facts
General Quotes & Movie Lines
Item of the Day
:-) Jokes :-)
Language Interesting Facts
Lebanon Interesting Facts
Mental Abilities Challenges
More Amazing Facts
Numbers Fun Facts
Optical Illusions 2
Optical Illusions 3
Pre-School Test for U
Phrases for Work
Quotes by Great Women
Quotes by Wise Old Men
Seen On T-Shirts
SMS Abbreviations Meaning
Someone and you
Song for Bush
Statistics about Sex
Strange but true coincidents
Super Silly Quiz
Tips for Managers
Twisted Fun Thoughts
Time Fun Facts
Unofficial Smiley Dictionary
Viral Email Health Tips