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Apple iPhone 5C hands-on

For once, flagship phones weren’t all Apple had to talk about. At its event today on its campus in Cupertino, the company announced the iPhone 5C, a decidedly lower-end version of its once-flagship device. We’ve had a couple of minutes to check out the device, and basically? It’s an iPhone 5, only a lot thicker and a lot more plastic. ... Continue Reading →

iPhone 5 Event Scheduled For September 12th

Ladies and gentlemen, it’s official.The new iPhone (iPhone 5 )is just a week away.Apple will formally unveiled it’s 6th generation iPhone next Wednesday, September 12th. The event that is expected to be launch of iPhone 5 will be held in San Francisco, USA. The invite shows the number 12 (that stands for the announcement date) with the ... Continue Reading →

WARNING: iPhone 5 testers text message is a scam

Just minutes  ago, I received  a text message on my iPhone 4 that saying the following: Apple is looking for iPhone 5 Testers.  The first 1000 users that go to http://mobile-testers.*** and enter 0214 will get to test and keep the new iPhone 5. Doubtless, this message is a big fake. As what I know, Apple will never send any message to customers that invite ... Continue Reading →

Legal Siri port for all jailbroken iOS 5 devices now available For Free

Since Apple unveiled Siri as an iPhone 4S-exclusive feature back in October, the entire jailbreak community has been waiting for it to be ported to older devices. We’ve seen videos of hackers running the digital assistant on non-4S hardware, but never a public release. Tonight it would seem like the wait is finally over, as a new jailbreak app ... Continue Reading →

iPhone 4S Release in China, Release Imminent

It’s all systems go for Apple in China, after the country’s regulators gave the iPhone 4S the last level approval required before going on sale. According to reports, China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology issued the required network access permit this week, removing the final stumbling block which had prevented the ... Continue Reading →

Try out Windows Phone 7.5 Mango with your iPhone

You love your iPhone with a passion that knows no bounds. But that’s not to say that occasionally your head isn’t turned by a good-looking feature on another smartphone platform. If you’ve been curious about some of the capabilities and user interface glitz of Windows Phone 7.5 (AKA Mango) you’re in luck. Microsoft has figured ... Continue Reading →

iOS 5.1 Beta References Next iPhone (iPhone 5, 1)

We’ve already spilled out an iPad 2,4 and the next-generation Apple TV codename tonight, and now we have, perhaps, the most important find of all: iPhone 5,1. That’s right, the next version of the iPhone is has been dubbed 5,1 internally. This comes right after the iPhone 4Ss 4,1 identifier. The jump from 4,1 to 5,1 represents major internal ... Continue Reading →

Siri Can Do More: Turn off light, Close curtains…

Believe or not?We’re pretty much in love with Siri Proxy, and we’re not ashamed to admit it.Created by Pete “Plamoni” Lamonica, SiriProxy lets Siri interact with pretty much anything on a network, and people have done some pretty awesome things with it, ranging from opening car doors to launching apps on a Mac. As is so often ... Continue Reading →

Siri Hacked to Control Google Voice, Your Computer, iTunes [Video]

The Siri hacks continue with Ian J. McDowell demonstrating support for Google Voice, wake on LAN, iTunes, and launching desktop applications. This functionality was achieved with the help of Siri Proxy. This video is showing 4 of the plugins I made to the Siri proxy that was released a while ago. Information on it is at https://github.com/plamoni/SiriProxy/. ... Continue Reading →

Using the Siri Proxy to watch videos on Plex

Not only can Siri and a Proxy Server start or lock you car, it can help you watch TV.  This is, of course, using the Siri Proxy we’ve talked about before with a Plex command line interface allows the developer, below, to start movies almost immediately. But, this works so quickly and effortlessly that we wonder if this is the “finally ... Continue Reading →