Worker in trouble for snarky iPhone-Evo video

The Associated Press - Maria Sudekum Fisher - 2 Jul, 2010
KANSAS CITY, Mo. " When Brian Maupin made two snarky online videos poking fun at zealots of the iPhone and the Evo phone, he thought it was just a good way ...

IPhone-Evo Spoof Earns Employee Suspension

CBS News - 2 Jul, 2010
(CBS/AP) A 25-year-old Best Buy employee who posted a snarky cartoon spoof of iPhone zealots has been suspended and may soon be out of a job. ...

Worker in trouble for snarky iPhone-Evo video

The Associated Press - 2 Jul, 2010
KANSAS CITY, Mo. " A 25-year-old Best Buy employee near Kansas City has been suspended from his job after posting snarky online videos poking fun at zealots ...

The Secret To Apple's FaceTime Success Will Be The PC

Wired News - Nate Lanxon - 2 Jul, 2010
Apple's iPhone 4 video calling stands a good chance at becoming a widely adopted system. But it'll rely on a catalyst, ...

Rivalry of iPhone, Evo makes for great videos, and gets worker in trouble

Kansas City Star - Scott Canon, Diane Stafford - 2 Jul, 2010
The iPhone? The Evo? Seemingly innocent characters engage in a verbally raunchy debate over the merits of their favorite smart phones in ...

Apple's iPhone 4: More than hype

Los Angeles Times (blog) - ‎Jul 1, 2010‎
Contrary to the contention of a popular online video showing two animated bears weighing the pros and, well, more pros of HTC's Evo 4G against the iPhone, ...

iPhone 4's New Horrible Father App (VIDEO)

Huffington Post (blog) - ‎Jul 1, 2010‎
In addition to the terrible reception, the new iPhone comes loaded with new features and apps. One of which is FaceTime which allows you to video chat with ...

iPhone 4 ad racks up 1.8 million hits

Fortune - Philip Elmer-DeWitt - ‎Jul 1, 2010‎
Whatever Apple (AAPL) paid for the iPhone 4 advertisement that's running on prime time TV this week, it was money well spent. Not only is the piece getting ...

iPhone FaceTime video calling won't catch on, says Three CEO

Telegraph.co.uk - Matt Warman - ‎Jul 1, 2010‎
Video calls are unlikely to catch on in the next three years, according to the CEO of mobile network Three. ...

Hands-On: FaceTime via an HTC EVO

ZDNet (blog) - Joel Evans - ‎Jun 30, 2010‎
FaceTime is supposed to be WiFi-only. We decided to put it to the test and tethered an iPhone 4 to an HTC EVO. ...

iPhone 4 versus HTC EVO video author likely to lose job at Best Buy

Examiner.com - 2 Jul, 2010
Best Buy is likely going to fire the guy who made the iPhone 4 versus EVO 4G video. Unless you live under a rock or don't enjoy funny things, ...

Best Buy employee fired for mocking iPhone fans

TG Daily - Mark Raby - 2 Jul, 2010
A Missouri Best Buy employee has been suspended and is expected to be fired because of a video he posted to Youtube mocking iPhone fans. ...

Tech Week in Review 7-2-2010

Black Web 2.0 - 2 Jul, 2010
by rahsheen Even though the iPhone 4 is taking much of the spotlight since it's release last month, the Evo 4G has actually held its own against the ...

IMHO " Facetime deserves face time

Stuff Magazine (blog) - 2 Jul, 2010
The iPhone 4 has been out in the wild for just over a week now. And what a week it's been - 1.7m units sold in three days, yellow tints on the Retina ...

Best Buy Firing Employee Because He Makes A Funny Video That Doesn't Even ...

Techdirt - 2 Jul, 2010
There's an amusing text-to-speech animated video making the rounds (I've been sent it half a dozen times already) mocking iPhone-obsessed buyers going into ...

Spoof of iPhone 4's Weak Merits Circulate 'Net

Culture Buzz (blog) - Angela Natividad - 2 Jul, 2010
This user-created video of a conversation between an Evo 4G salesman and an iPhone 4 shopper does a pretty good job of illustrating the stubborn inanity ...

iPhone 4 Features: FaceTime (Video Review)

Insanely Great Mac - 2 Jul, 2010
FaceTime is Apple's marquee feature for the iPhone 4. The video chat service connects two iPhone 4 devices together over Wi-Fi allowing users to share video ...

Best Buy Follows Worst @$#% PR Plan Ever

MediaPost Publications - 2 Jul, 2010
Best Buy wants the head of a 25-year-old employee who created an expletive-laced viral video hit using xtranrml.com that portrays a generic store employee ...

Viral HTC Evo vs. iPhone 4 Video Gets Kid Fired from Best Buy (The One)

Urlesque (blog) - 2 Jul, 2010
By now, anyone around who is jealous that they don't have a new iPhone 4 has forwarded you this animated HTC EVO vs. iPhone 4 video, which portrays iPhone 4 ...

iPhone 4 Problems: Apple Charged For Manufacturing Faults

Newsmag.net (blog) - 2 Jul, 2010
The consumers issues related to video calls are facing some privacy. The issues that were reported by the consumers earlier after the release include ...

Cartoon Mocking iPhone, Customers May Cost KC Man His Best Buy Job

fox4kc.com - Meagan Kelleher - 2 Jul, 2010
KANSAS CITY - A cartoon mocking customers looking for an iPhone 4 has hit over 1.6 million views on YouTube, but it may have cost the Kansas City man who ...

Comment : Facetime Success Depends On iPhone 4 Rivals

ITProPortal - Desire Athow - 2 Jul, 2010
The comments made by Kevin Russell, CEO of 3 UK, about the chances of Facetime to succeed as a video conferencing medium are legitimate as the feature is ...

iPhone 4 Review: Long-Term Test

Oxford Zeiss - Michael Alonso - 2 Jul, 2010
We've had the new iPhone 4 with us for close to two weeks now and think its time to give a thorough review of how its handled so far. Let's get started. ...

Best Buy wants to fire the creator of the iPhone 4 vs. HTC EVO videos

Pitch Weekly (blog) - Justin Kendall - 2 Jul, 2010
​Please tell me you've seen the hilarious, not-safe-for-work iPhone 4 vs. HTC EVO videos. ...

Three CEO Announces the Release Date of iPhone 4

TopNews United States - Medha Sood - 2 Jul, 2010
CEO of Three, Kevin Russell announced in the recent press conference that the release date of new iPhone 4 for Three has been set for the end of July. ...

Hands on with iPhone 4's FaceTime

V3.co.uk - 2 Jul, 2010
Video calling application FaceTime is garnering a great deal of interest among iPhone 4 users, so V3.co.uk tested it out to see what all the fuss is about. ...

iPhone 4 FaceTime slammed by 3 exec

Top 10 Mobile Phones - Matt Dixon - 2 Jul, 2010
The iPhone 4's video calling feature FaceTime is unlikely to catch on in the UK, Kevin Russell of 3 has predicted. Fielding questions at the launch of the ...

YouTube Video Could Cost Man His Job

KMBC Kansas City - 2 Jul, 2010
Brian Maupin created a YouTube video that features a sales person trying to convince a person looking for an iPhone to buy a Sprint smart phone instead. ...

Beware Corporate Wonk Humour Failure

Reputation Management (blog) - 2 Jul, 2010
1.3 million people have enjoyed Brian Maupin's humorous attack on ignorant iPhone consumers and the equally amusing response. Everybody has laughed at the ...

Three to announce cheapest tariff for iPhone4 in August

Gadgets Reviews - Kusum Pugalia - 2 Jul, 2010
Three has announced its plans to launch iPhone 4 at the end of July. There has also been revealed plans of launching a ...

 

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