How to Fix the “Waiting for Activation” iMessage Error

iMessage has improved, but is still causing problems.

Since the launch of iOS 5, Apple has supported texting and IMs via iMessage. Sending an iMessage is a lot like sending a text message, except that it uses the phone’s Internet data connection (or Wi-Fi) to send the message. For people who are on limited text messaging plans, this is a great way to […]

NFL Preseason Live for Android Tablets Fails More than the Dolphins

The NFL Preseason Live Android tablet error -38

I was shocked to discover that the NFL delivered a feature rich iPad app capable of streaming the 2012 NFL Preseason live to the iPad at a reasonable price, but I was even more shocked to discover the NFL also offers the NFL Preseason Live android app for the Nexus 7. My surprise stopped as […]

iPhone 4S Jailbreak Absinthe 2.0 Errors Put Jailbreakers on Lockdown

Absinthe 2.0 Recovery completed. If you want to retry jailbreaking, unplug your device and plug it back in

The iPhone 4S jailbreak on iOS 5.1.1 is finally available for the masses, but despite a new streamlined process that doesn’t require fancy¬†button¬†pressing to enter DFU mode, the tool is failing for a number of users. The Chronic Dev Team claims the Absinthe 2.0 iPhone 4S jailbreak for iOS 5.1.1 is, “so easy your grandma […]

Chrome’s Crash Happy Attitude is Getting Old

Chrome Aw Snap

Google’s Chrome browser has been the first thing I install on new computers, but the recent crashing, buggy behavior and juvenile ‘Aw, Snap’ error messages are pushing me towards Safari or FireFox. The last straw came this week when tab after tab in Chrome crashed throwing the , “Aw, Snap” error message that was funny […]