04/14/10

Cellphones

I was once against the idea of having a cellphone. I didn’t see a purpose for them. I had no need for one. I was either at two places before I owned one. I was at work or I was at home. You could reach me at either number. Eventually, I caved and bought one.  Here are the phone I have had so far. This isn’t a review blog. I am basing this on all from memory. I am trying to recall each one. A little “googling” and I am able to remember the names. As for specs, features, and the internal workings? Don’t ask.

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04/6/10

iPhone App Review: We Rule

If you have ever played Farmville on Facebook, then you should be familiar with how the game play works. The game is developed by Ngmoco and New Toy. In We Rule (iTunes | free), you are the ruler of the kingdom. The premise is simple. You plant crops, wait for them to grow and then sell them for a nice profit. The first crop at your disposal is corn. It takes only 45 seconds to harvest. As time progresses and the higher up you level, more crops are available and the payout is even larger. Keep an eye on the time it takes. If it says it takes 2 hours and 30 seconds, then it will take just that. Don’t worry though. The game does come with push notification. You’re given a friendly reminder that your crop is ready to harvest.  If the pesky, almost annoying push notifications bother you, you can turn them off in the settings panel on your phone (settings>notifications>we rule) or you can do it from right in the game.

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