Posted On Tuesday, December 10, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, google, holiday-content, imac, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, lil-39-brudder, mac, our-staff, quantcast, wikipedia
Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster, who has regularly assessed Siri's accuracy in terms of correctly interpreting and answering queries, has issued the latest version of his Siri report card, noting that Siri has continued to improve under iOS 7, particularly in terms of being able to properly interpret questions being asked. The primary improvement between Siri in iOS 6 and iOS 7 came from its performance in noisier areas, where Siri was able to translate better through a noisy environment (94% vs.
Posted On Monday, December 9, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors, TechCrunch Tags: america, api, bitcoin, bitcoin-related, currency, front page, google, ipad, mac, our-staff
Over the past several years, Apple has removed, denied, or otherwise prevented a number of Bitcoin-related apps from being available to users on the App Store.
Posted On Monday, December 9, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: books, business, designer, front page, google, imac, information, ipad, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, mac, macrumors
Apple's former SVP of iOS software Scott Forstall has largely remained out of the spotlight since officially leaving Apple at the beginning of the year, but Amir Efrati from new technology site The Information has some news on what Forstall been up to. According to Efrati, as relayed by Business Insider , Forstall has spent his time advising startups and becoming involved in philanthropical causes focused on education, poverty, and human rights. He also reportedly spent time traveling to various countries like Italy and South Africa, but it is unclear what his next move might entail
Posted On Monday, December 9, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: amazon, apple, coding, design, interview, ipad, iphone apps, ipod, irish, jordan, mac, network, vehicles
Apple today announced that it will be participating in the "Hour of Code" initiative this Wednesday by offering free workshops in its U.S. stores introducing students to computer programming.
Posted On Monday, December 9, 2013 By admin. Under RedMondPie Tags: app-store, apple, ipad, iphone, redmondpie
Tim Cook and Apple's executive team are always keen to wax lyrical about how many apps have passed through the App Store over the last five years.
Posted On Saturday, December 7, 2013 By admin. Under RedMondPie Tags: android, ipad, iphone, mspy, redmondpie, security
Security and general privacy tends to be of paramount importance to most mobile device users, and with very good reason. But while the battle to steer clear of the unscrupulously-intended, non-niceties of the mobile world are well documented, one company obscures its potentially dangerous spying app under a veil of legitimacy. Continue reading this article at RedmondPie.com
Posted On Saturday, December 7, 2013 By temp. Under RedMondPie Tags: apple, ios, ipad, iphone, redmondpie, siri
Siri caused more than a stir when it first hit the scene along with the iPhone 4s back in 2011, but even though consumers and commentators alike were fascinated by this feature that could answer back (if you had the right accent), the novelty did seem to wear off, and apart from the Eyes Free in-car integration, it's been a while since Apple's much-loved voice assistant really made the headlines.
Posted On Friday, December 6, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: basketball, front page, google, imac, ipad, iphone, models, network
In its European Apple Online Stores, Apple has begun offering a 32-inch Sharp "4K" Ultra HD LED monitor . Retailing for
Posted On Friday, December 6, 2013 By temp. Under DVICE, iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: books, color, copyright, design, imac, ipad, iphone, vehicles
In a new research note published today, Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian White shares data from his "Apple Barometer" for the month of November, with strong increases hinting that Apple will see blockbuster performance for the holiday quarter. White's metric, which tracks performance of Taiwanese suppliers known to be heavily reliant on Apple, has seen record performances for both October and November. With approximately 97% of the sales now accounted for in our Apple Barometer, we estimate sales in November rose by approximately 19-20% M/M and well above the November average of up 6% over the past eight years.
Posted On Friday, December 6, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, basketball, copyright, design, front page, google, imac, ipad, ipod, macrumors, models, network, technology, vehicles
The Associated Press is reporting that Apple will be launching iBeacon technology in its 254 U.S. retail stores today, with Apple quietly launching an over-the-air update to its Apple Store app to support iBeacon receivers in its retail locations. The official move follows a report last month stating that iBeacon integration in Apple Stores would be enabled through an Apple Store app update, with the app now prompting users about receiving in-store notifications once opened.