One of the more interesting rumors circulating the forthcoming Apple iPhone release is whether Apple will continue using its standard 30-pin dock connector on its mobile devices.
Pinning Web sites to the Windows 7 task bar is new to Internet Explorer 9, though it's already proving to be a big traffic booster for some sites that are using it.
Internet Explorer 9 has a lot of cool new features. "Pinned sites" lets you create site specific browsers on your Windows 7 desktop.
The new site-specific browser feature in Internet Explorer 9 furthers the connection between Windows 7 and IE. Check out how to use IE9's pinned sites in this video.
The company's rumored 9-pin Dock connector is getting that name because it'll allow for faster syncing than the 30-pin option available now, according to the report.
The smaller 9-pin connector that will reportedly grace the new iPhone is about the same size as a Micro-USB plug, claims a French blogging site.
Dutch chipmaker NXP will provide the chips required to support the short-range wireless tech known near-field communications, according to the Financial Times.
The new adapters are finally wending their way toward customers, according to reports from MacRumors readers.
The next update to Windows 8 could bring the two different interface modes closer together.
An Israeli designer has created a multi-tool that can be worn discreetly in the hair for the lady -- or long-haired gent -- who likes to be prepared for anything.