Can it BE more Addictive? The New Blackberry Torch and Operating System

  Crackberry addicts beware, a new Blackberry is about to launch.  The Blackberry Torch, Research in Motion’s latest device, is its first sliding keyboard device.  In addition, it comes with a brand smacking new operating system, which will also be competable with existing devices like the Bold (both 9650 and 9700) as well as the […]

Introducing…..the iPad!

Cynthia Cheng It’s real!  Apple has announced the 1.5 lb  iPad (seriously??  couldn’t they have thought of a better name?), their tablet computer.  It is small – 9.7″ and looks like a gigantic version of the iTouch/iPhone, where the keyboard is directly on the screen.  In addition, it comes in three versions – 16, 32 or 64 GB of […]

It's Official! Apple Tablet is Coming!

According to media reports, they will be announcing it this afternoon at 1 pm Eastern Time.  Watch this space (and meanwhile, enjoy the above video, which is apparently a leak of what the device is going to look like)! Update: The Apple announcement has started.  Steve Jobs says that 250 million iPods have been sold.  […]

Keep Your Wrist Vibrating with inPulse

Cynthia Cheng A new Blackberry accessory will be entering the market in early 2010.  Created by Eric Muguowski, an alumnus of the University of Waterloo in Ontario (and home of Research in Motion) under the company, Allerta, this bluetooth watch connects with one’s Blackberry so that wearers can see who has emailed or texted them […]

EXTRA: Facebook's Change in their Terms of Service – UPDATE – Terms Reverted

UPDATE: Looks like the customer IS always right.  According to the Facebook Blog, they have returned to its PREVIOUS TOS. They have also started a group where users  can suggest ideas of what they might want to include in an updated TOS. Prospere Magazine has learned that social networking site, Facebook has changed its Terms […]

Prospere Magazine EXTRA: Cuil Launches With Glitches

According to all the news releases, Cuil (pronounced “cool”), the new search engine launched yesterday, is supposed to be Google’s new competitor. However, this may not necessarily be the case. Why? You can’t find anything with this site! For example, this site was non-existent, nor did Shorty Stories churn anything out. I originally dismissed it […]

BREAKING NEWS: Rogers slashes iPhone prices…but only for a limited of time

According to a Canadian Press report, Rogers will be cutting the price of the iPhone to $30/month for anyone who activates their iPhone prior to August 31.  On September 1, regular prices will once again apply. The iPhone goes on sale in Canada this Friday, July 11.  The phone will only be on sale at […]

iPhone finally launches in Canada – but no unlimited data plan

The iPhone launches in Canada this Friday and people are already up in arms about the charges. Canadians are not going to experience the unlimited service that Americans and British get. Through Rogers, the only crrier to service the iPhone in Canada, requires a three year contract. This is one year longer than the United […]

LATE BREAKING NEWS: iPhone coming to Canada!

Toronto’s 680News has just reported that Apple’s iPhone will finally launch in Canada (carrier will be Roger) later this year. No release date has been announced, but will definitely be some time this year.  No price has been announced either.  Could this be bad news for RIM?  Stay tuned for more information.

Self-Publishing Means Self-Serving, Part I

Isobella Jade Since I self-published my book I have gotten press on it one way or another in the New York Post, The New York Times (business section), Page Six, Media Bistro, New York Metro, computer magazines, fashion magazines in Italy and Sweden, Fashion Television and I recently spoke on German radio. You can find […]