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Siri improved with iOS 7, but Google Now is catching up according to report

Analyst Gene Munster with Piper Jaffray – the one known for constantly predicting an Apple television – put Siri and Google Now, the two prominent virtual assistants, to the test. With iOS 6, Siri had earned a “C” grade, with the stats from that test being shown alongside the iOS 7 results above. This go around, however, with the new features of iOS 7 and…

iPhone 5C devices shown “warming up” at Pegatron in leaked picture

We are getting closer by the day to a rumored Apple event that is supposedly happening on September 10th, and we all know what we hope to see there. Aside from the almost obvious iOS 7 and iPhone 5S news, we are highly expecting to see a new, low-end “budget” iPhone that has been dubbed the iPhone 5C. Well, just as almost any company of any product does,…

TiP Daily: Feb 21, 2013 [VID]

Jake Rosati

TiP Daily Feb 21, 2013: Rumors hint that Apple could be looking to redesign the next iPad mini, iTunes, the App Store and Calendars all experienced outages today, and more! – iTunes & App Store outages: http://tinyurl.com/a22k4to – iPad mini 2 leaks: http://tinyurl.com/afhfuqa – iPad 5 redesign: http://tinyurl.com/be8qfqn – Follow me on…

According to Steve Wozniak, the released scene of “JOBS” is fiction

  Remember that video clip released earlier today of the scene from “JOBS”? Well, Steve Wozniak has released a comment about it in the form of a comment on Gizmodo, saying how it is inaccurate, and how he “isn’t even sure what it is getting at.” I’m excited to see the movie, as I’ve long been a user of Apple’s devices, and have read the Steve…

FaceTime over Cellular opening up to more AT&T users

AT&T users, some more of you are about to get FaceTime over Cellular capabilities. It is now opening up the feature to all tiered data plans. It will be available on all compatible FaceTime over Cellular devices, including the iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPad, and the most recent addition, the iPad mini. However, just as before, those of you holding tight…

Apple to start building A-series chips in upstate New York?

Some interesting news is starting to spread across the internet regarding Apple and its mobile chip manufacturing. According to a report out of Times Union, the Governor Andrew Cuomo of Albany, New York almost confirmed that Apple is looking into a 3.2 million square foot chip factory to be built somewhere in the state. This would be an ideal place for…

Number of babies named after Apple, Siri, and Mac increase in 2012

This made me laugh, honestly. According to BabyCenter’s most recent list of baby name usage, the name “Apple” jumped 585 positions for girl’s names, 15% over last year’s place. For boys, the name “Mac” rose 12% over last year. You can’t forget Siri, Apple’s digital assistant, who saw a rise of 5% in girl’s names. Like I said, this news just kind of made…