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Siri wannabe “Evi” reportedly bought by Amazon

A report is coming out that makes it sound like Amazon may be working on its own version of a voice assistant – almost Siri-like. According to TechCrunch, Amazon has been acquired Evi, a voice-assistant application that is very similar to Siri in the information it can provide. According to the report: At UK Companies House all the Evi Technologies Ltd…

How To: Turn your iPad into a MacBook wannabe [Jailbreak]

So, you want to use your iPad as a MacBook, but you have no idea where to start. See the screenshot above (and gallery below)? That is my iPad’s screen. Yes, iPad, not MacBook. This was accomplished by using a simple theme from Cydia that works with DreamBoard, an advanced theming application. Best part? The theme and DreamBoard are completely free. Here’s…

Facebook officially launches its Snapchat wannabe as “Poke”

Facebook has officially launched the Snapchat knock-off that it has been working on. That’s right, this app does everything, almost in the same fashion, that Snapchat does. You can send pictures, messages, and video to friends, and they can only view it for a predetermined amount of time by holding down on the screen. As 9to5Mac points out, the only…

New Chromebook is a $250 MacBook Air wannabe

Look at the picture above. Now back here. Now back at the picture. Now back here. What computer is pictured above? If you guessed MacBook Air, you are only half right. The picture on the right is indeed Apple’s MacBook Air. So, what is this oh so similar computer on the left? Oh, that’s just Google’s new Chromebook, built by Samsung. Yes, that is…