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  • Opinion: Siri Outages Indicate Apple Still Doesnt Get the Cloud

    For the moment, at least, Apple’s new Siri feature is back online and cheerfully responding to instructions, but it’s hard to say how long that’s going to last. I had trouble getting Siri to respond to my requests from 10am to 2pm Pacific time on Friday and that’s in addition to the long block of downtime the service experienced on Thursday. All the trouble raises the question: Why can’t Apple get cloud services right?

  • News: Robot Roadies game coming to iOS

    If you fancy the rock n' roll lifestyle but don't have the musical talent you can always live out your fantasy in a new game due to hit the App Store next week.

  • News: Remains of the Day: Money makes the world go round

    As The O'Jays once so eloquently put it: "Money money money money money...monnnneyyyy." Whether it's bonuses to Apple execs, the company's new "EasyPay" retail system, a deal with another U.S. carrier, or an attempt to woo a content provider to the tablet, you can bet dollars to donuts that it's the dollars--not the donuts--that make the world go round. Those and the lasers, anyway. Oh, what the remainders for Friday, November 4, 2011 couldn't do with plenty of money and you.

  • News: Amazon planning 8.9in Kindle Fire

    Amazon is seemingly preparing to manufacture an 8.9in version of the Kindle Fire, according to sources in the company's supply chain.

  • News: Siri Goes Down For a Day; Apple Says Network Outages Are Possible

    Apple's fancy new voice assistant for the iPhone 4S, Siri, went down Wednesday morning and didn't come back up until the evening--and even then, only for some users.

  • News: Apple 'will overhaul all product lines next year'

    Apple will refresh all of its product lines in 2012 and is expected to have completed the process of choosing components for the next-generation iPad by the end of this year, a report claims.

  • News: iPad 2 Smart Cover security flaw fixed by iOS 5.0.1

    Apple has fixed a security flaw affecting the Smart Cover for the iPad 2 in the iOS 5.0.1 beta, it has been reported.

  • News: Apple: Amazon's Kindle Fire is a good thing

    Senior Apple staff believe that the Amazon Fire is a positive thing as it will increase fragmentation in the Android tablet market, an analyst has said.

  • News: Apple's Steve Jobs vs. Tim Cook

    Apple became one of the world's most successful technology companies under Steve Jobs, and it remains to be seen whether new leader Tim Cook can sustain the company's market dominance and magic.

  • News: New iPad coming in March, but not the iPad 3

    Rumours orginating in sources at Apple component suppliers in the Far East suggest that the next iPad will be an incremental upgrade to the iPad 2.

  • News: iOS 5.0.1 Beta Addresses iPhone 4S Battery Woes

    Apple has released a new beta version of iOS 5 to developers that promises to fix the battery drain issues reported by iPhone 4S owners and may also add more features for first-generation iPad users. "We have found a few bugs that are affecting battery life and we will release a software update to address those in a few weeks,” an Apple spokesperson told Macworld. Beyond battery issues, iOS 5.0.1 could also add more multi-finger gestures to the original iPad, patch a security flaw for iPad 2 as well as a variety of other bug fixes.

  • News: Sky Go for Android to launch 'in the coming months'

    Sky has revealed it will launch an Android version of its Sky Go app "in the coming months".

  • Feature: PC Advisor's top five tweets of the week – 3rd November 2011

    There's been plenty of tech issues for Twitter users to tweet about over the past seven days, from Nokia launching a free Wi-Fi network in London to Ofcom's revelation that 27 percent of the UK can't get access to 3G signal from all of the UK's five major mobile networks

  • News: Gmail app for iOS hits the App Store, gets pulled

    Google's official Gmail app for iOS briefly hit the App Store today before it was pulled with the company blaming a notifications bug.

  • News: Apple's iPhone 4S Goes Regional, Benefits Could Be National

    Starting November 11 regional cellphone carrier C Spire Wireless adds the Apple iPhone 4S to its lineup making it the smallest US carrier to offer the coveted phone. C Spire primarily serves customers in four states including Mississippi, and parts of Florida, Alabama and Tennessee.

  • News: Corporate-owned vs. employee-owned mobile devices

    If an employee walked into work one day clutching his shiny new iPhone, iPad, Android or other mobile smartphone or tablet, wanting to use it for official corporate business, would you say yes?

  • News: iOS market share leaps in October

    The launch of the iPhone 4S coincided with a seven percent growth in the market share of iOS, according to figures from Net Applications.

  • News: GarageBand comes to the iPhone and iPod touch

    Apple has released a new version of music creation app GarageBand compatible with the iPhone and iPod touch.

  • News: Gmail app for iOS 'on the way'

    Google is about to launch a Gmail app for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, it has been claimed.

  • News: Fake iPads 'flood the market'

    Fake iPads are flooding the market as scammers look to make a quick buck out of Christmas shoppers looking for a bargain.



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