iPhone Tips & Tricks


Love iPhone Apps? Build Your Own!

December 15, 2009 | Comments: 1
Kick your new year's resolutions into high gear by resolving to build your own iPhone app. O'Reilly's offering a free online course, starting January 5, 2010, to teach you how to build iPhone apps with HTML, CSS, and Javascript.

No Place Like Home Screen: Organize Your Apps

September 24, 2009 | Comments: 5
So you're plowing your way through this website, and you're madly downloading the 200+ picks from the Best iPhone Apps book. Yay, fun! Until, um, you actually have to find any of those apps. Wading through the quicksand of a sprawling app collection is even less fun than having a cubicle neighbor who's in love with the latest whoopie-cushion app. A little tidying can fix you right up. Read on for some organizational strategies, and find out what in-the-know iPhonesters keep on their home screens.

The Must-Have Downloads for iPhone and iPod Touch

September 18, 2009 | Comments: 4
In a webcast this week, Best iPhone Apps author Josh Clark shared his picks for the must-have downloads for the iPhone and iPod Touch. Miss it? A video will be posted shortly, but in the meantime, feel free to graze on Josh's accompanying slides.

Meet the Author: September Speaking Events

September 16, 2009 | Comments: 1
Join Best iPhone Apps author Josh Clark for a conversation this month about must-have apps and how the iPhone is changing our personal relationship to information and computing.

Best Apps for Taking Your Work on the Go

September 16, 2009 | Comments: 3
In a column for Forbes, author Josh Clark notes that road warriors are turning to smart phones for tasks previously shouldered by laptops, with a corresponding shift in work style. He offers ten apps ideally suited to this new kind of microwork.

Best Apps for Creativity

September 16, 2009 | Comments: 1
Over at Forbes.com, Best iPhone Apps author Josh Clark dished his picks for the top-ten apps for creative expression, explaining how you can pack your iPhone with an easel, darkroom, notebook, and even a crooning robot.

Call Forwarding

June 24, 2009 | Comments: 6
Here's a pretty cool feature you may not even have known you had. It lets you route all calls made to your iPhone number to a different number. How is this useful? Let us count the ways...
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