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 Tuesday, December 10, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: consumer, design, development, front page, imac, iphone, mac, network
Less than a week after experiencing a significant improvement in shipping times for new online orders throughout the world, the iPhone 5s has seen its availability improve once again with models now shipping "within 24 hours" in nearly all of Apple's online stores for countries around the world. The GSM-compatible SIM-free iPhone has also improved to a shipping estimate of 3-5 business days.
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 Friday, December 6, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: amazon, books, copyright, European, front page, google, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, mac, models
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 iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, baseball, books, copyright, front page, holiday, imac, mac
Following the second victory in its long-running patent lawsuit with Samsung, Apple has filed a motion asking the judge to order Samsung to pay nearly $16 million in legal fees ( via Dan Levine ). Apple says that its lawsuit with Samsung is "an exceptional case" and that there was overwhelming evidence that "Samsung deliberately copied every aspect of Apple's revolutionary iPhone product". After juries awarded Apple $930 million in damages, the company argues that it "should not be forced to bear the full expense of prosecuting its claims".
Posted On Friday, December 6, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, baseball, black friday, copyright, google, holiday, iphone, ipod, iTunes, mac, macrumors, microsoft, network, technology
Earlier today, Apple launched its "iBeacon" initiative in its U.S. retail stores, allowing users of the company's iPhone app to opt in to receiving location-specific notifications and access to other information while browsing in the stores. Following the announcement of the new system, ISI analyst Brian Marshall headed over to Apple's Fifth Avenue store in Manhattan for a first-hand look, and he came away with a "mixed-to-slightly negative" impression, failing to meet his expectations.
Posted On Friday, December 6, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: amazon, app-store, apple, controller, design, hardware, holiday, mac, macrumors, models, network, vehicles
An image of what might be a MFi (Made for iPhone) controller from computer peripheral manufacturer Razer has been leaked on Twitter by @evleaks , who has been known to provide reliable images in the past. The enclosure controller, reportedly named the Razer Kazuyo, appears to wrap around the iPhone, adding face buttons, shoulder buttons, and a directional pad on either side of the phone.
Posted On Friday, December 6, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: copyright, front page, holiday, holidays, ipad, iphone, mac, macrumors, models, network
Apple is continuing to see improved iPhone 5s supplies ahead of the holidays, with shipping estimates from the online Apple Store now ranging from one to three days for all carriers, colors, and capacities in North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, and the Middle East. The GSM-compatible SIM-free iPhone still has a shipping estimate of 1–2 weeks. Following the launch of the iPhone 5s, supplies were significantly constrained, especially for silver and gold models