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NYTimes on iPhone

Saturday, January 19, 2008 by Dave Winer.

A picture named iphone.gifWith the new version of the iPhone software, v1.1.3, you can put web pages on the home page of the phone.  Permalink to this paragraph

This is good news for NYTimes news junkies, because you can now put a river of NY Times headlines one click away at all times. It's that easy to find out what's going on in the world, just as easily as you check your email. Permalink to this paragraph

1. Click on the Safari icon Permalink to this paragraph

2. Visit http://nytimesriver.com/  Permalink to this paragraph

3. Click on the plus sign at the bottom of the screen. Permalink to this paragraph

That's it! Now the NYT headlines are always right there. It's really killer, imho. ;-> Permalink to this paragraph

PS: Phil Torrone is a NYTRiver/iPhone user.  Permalink to this paragraph


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A picture named dave.jpgDave Winer, 53, pioneered the development of weblogs, syndication (RSS), podcasting, outlining, and web content management software; former contributing editor at Wired Magazine, research fellow at Harvard Law School, entrepreneur, and investor in web media companies. A native New Yorker, he received a Master's in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin, a Bachelor's in Mathematics from Tulane University and currently lives in Berkeley, California.

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