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Google Drive update brings ability to open links in Chrome and Safari

If you are a Google Drive user that has been frustrated with the iOS application’s inability to open links in Chrome and/or Safari, today’s your lucky day. An update for Google Drive to version 1.5.0 has just been pushed to the App Store, bringing with it this specific ability. Of course, this also comes with its helping of stabilization and bug fixes, as…

Apple to open fourth Swiss Apple Store in Basel

Amidst rumors of a fourth Swiss Apple Store, Apple has posted job vacancies for a new Apple Store set to open in Basel, Switzerland. There are currently no Basel jobs listed on Apple’s site, however, on the jobs.ch site there are 5 jobs, including an Apple Genius post. The posts were spotted by macprime.ch, who have also posted plans and construction…

Samsung to open 1400 “Experience Shops” in Best Buy stores

BestBuy and Samsung have announced plans to open 1400 Samsung “Experience Shops” in stores throughout the USA… you know, the ones that look at exactly like Apple Stores. The Samsung Experience store is designed to let customers “experience how the devices connect together to enrich their lives”. 900 of these stores will be open in various BestBuy…

Pentagon to allow iOS and Android devices in 2014

Many government agencies in the United States have been long time BlackBerry advocates. The reason being that,f or quite some time, BlackBerry reigned supreme in terms of security. Nowadays, however, Apple and Google have done a good job at catching up. Something to prove that is the Pentagon’s decision to begin allowing iOS and Android devices run on its…

AT&T opens up “Watson” speech engine via SDK for iOS and Android

Voice and Speech recognition is becoming a huge competition. Apple has Siri which will be updated in iOS 6, and Google has Google Now coming in Jelly Bean. AT&T, seeing that this area is rapidly evolving, decided it’s time to open up their own voice software to developers. Now, developers can access AT&T’s “Watson” engine through an SDK made for…