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Google announces Chrome for iOS, arriving later today

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Google today announced that it is launching its Chrome browser for iPhone and iPad  at its Google I/O conference. Google chrome for iOS features all of the tab syncing and credential syncing features of Chrome for Android, allowing you to carry over your settings and browsing from any device to...
Google announces Chrome for iOS, arriving later today

Witness 2 adds more iOS features to security monitoring

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Orbicule has released Witness 2, a major upgrade of the company's Mac-based security software. The app uses webcams connected to a Mac as motion sensors, and pushes out any photos or video out to a web app, as well as an optional iOS app. The v2 update adds two key...
Witness 2 adds more iOS features to security monitoring

Instagram for Android: Fun, but missing some iOS features

www.computerworld.com
After 18 months as an iPhone exclusive, photo-sharing app Instagram arrived for Android Tuesday. Instagram allows you to take photos, apply a variety of filters, and easily share your work to many different places, including Instagram's own home-built social network....
Instagram for Android: Fun, but missing some iOS features
Reality be damned: iOS 7 wish list, continued

New quick app switching & other concepts show options on the table for iOS 7 [Videos]

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With the recent departure of longtime iOS chief Scott Forstall, many expect some big changes in iOS 7. Not only is Jony Ive taking over design responsibilities related to iOS, but Apple is increasingly coming under criticism for its aging core iOS apps, as well as highly requested features...
New quick app switching & other concepts show options on the table for iOS 7 [Videos]

Google releases official Google Maps application for iOS, features turn-by-turn navigation, transit, Street View

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In line with expectations from earlier today, Google has released an official Google Maps application for Apple’s iOS platform. The application runs on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The free application arrives following several rumors about the app, and comes in the weeks following Apple’s official launch of iOS...
Google releases official Google Maps application for iOS, features turn-by-turn navigation, transit, Street View

Samsung Galaxy SIII screams in initial benchmarking

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Click to view slideshow. AnandTech did some benchmarks on Samsung new little puppy today and got some pretty impressive results. Almost across the board, the Samsung Galaxy SIII bested or matched the fastest phones out there with its quad core Exynos 1.4GHz processor and Mali-400/MP4 GPU. It did especially well...
Samsung Galaxy SIII screams in initial benchmarking

Apple unveils Mac OS X 10.8 ‘Mountain Lion’ as iOS continues its push to the desktop

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Apple has today announced the successor to its popular Mac OS Lion operating system, unveiling Mountain Lion, the ninth major release of its desktop platform which will bring more of its iOS features to the desktop. Gone are traditional messaging apps like iChat, in comes Messages, Notes, Reminders and even...
Apple unveils Mac OS X 10.8 ‘Mountain Lion’ as iOS continues its push to the desktop

OS X 10.9 said to focus on the "power user"

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OS X 10.9 will reportedly focus on the "power user," according to sources speaking to 9to5Mac. The release, code-named "Cabernet," isn't expected to significantly overhaul how the operating system functions, but will reportedly bring over more iOS features that could benefit OS X. What might those features be? According...
OS X 10.9 said to focus on the "power user"
Tim Cook at D11: Apple to Open Up APIs in the Future, No Chatheads

BBC Sport gets native iPhone app with Android to follow

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HTML5 hybrid app's launch follows 2m downloads of BBC Olympics app in 2012BBC Sport has launched a new iPhone app to kick off 2013, with an Android version to follow in the next few weeks.The app, which is free to download from Apple's App Store, is a hybrid application blending...
BBC Sport gets native iPhone app with Android to follow

Google I/O Day 2: Here’s everything you need to know about today’s event

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Today at the second day of Google’s I/O event, Google has announced quite a bit of news, including the release of Chrome onto iOS, updates to Google Drive, Chrome OS and more. If you missed yesterday’s announcements head here first. As you might expect, there’s heaps of information to cover,...
Google I/O Day 2: Here’s everything you need to know about today’s event
With Mountain Lion, OS X Prowls Closer To iOS
Tim Cook Coffee Auction Ends with $610,000 Bid

Future versions of iOS could place user interface shadows based on real-world lights

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In a breakdown of Apple’s announcements at WWDC 2012, contributor Benjamin Jackson, writing for Buzzfeed, outed an interesting detail that could make its way to iOS devices in the future. Namely, the ability for the device to detect where shadows would actually lie on user interface elements, by tracking real-world...
Future versions of iOS could place user interface shadows based on real-world lights

Samsung announces Galaxy S III with S Talk and a bunch of other iOS features

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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lpLGb1WW8E&hd=1] Samsung announced the Galaxy SIII today at the Unpacked event today in London.  Apple’s biggest competitor in the smartphone space and the only other manufacture making any significant profit showed off the upgraded 4.8-inch 720P SuperAMOLED display device that now weighs in at 133 grams among other minor spec improvements. Among...
Samsung announces Galaxy S III with S Talk and a bunch of other iOS features
iOS 6 gems: iTunes Match music streaming and iCloud notification sync

Features and fixes I want to see in Mac OS X 10.9

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Apple is sure to integrate more iOS features in the next version of Mac OS X, but I have my own wishlist of things the company shouldn't overlook. [Read more]...
Features and fixes I want to see in Mac OS X 10.9

Easy Calendar: A simple iOS app for planning your weeks in just a few ‘taps’

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If you like stripped down apps that help you organize your life, we’ve previously written about the likes of Short Calendar, a simple Web app to share your plans for the week. And now a pretty neat iOS calendar app has hit our radar, having just rolled out version 2.0....
Easy Calendar: A simple iOS app for planning your weeks in just a few ‘taps’

Racing to Keep Up in Social, Google+ Team Pushes Photos Hard

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Amateur photographers, rejoice. The Google+ team on Monday announced a refresh to its iOS and Android apps, tacking on a number of enhancements, including some light photo-editing features for the iOS app. At first blush, the additional iOS features look very Instagrammy. You’re able to crop and rotate shots, as...
Racing to Keep Up in Social, Google+ Team Pushes Photos Hard

Mac OS X Mountain Lion: A Hands-On Tour

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Apple's new operating system, slated to be released this summer, brings iOS features 'back to the Mac.'...
Mac OS X Mountain Lion: A Hands-On Tour

The Apple Maps Disaster Is Really Bad News For Apple's 'CEO-In-Waiting' (AAPL)

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Apple's maps disaster is a big mark against Scott Forstall, a person many people believed was going to fill a big part of the void left behind when Steve Jobs died. Forstall leads the software development for the iPhone and iPad, which represent the majority of Apple's revenues as well...
The Apple Maps Disaster Is Really Bad News For Apple's 'CEO-In-Waiting' (AAPL)

New OS X 10.8 beta adds Twitter notifications, contact access requests, iCloud Safari tabs, more

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Earlier today, Apple seeded their second developer preview of the upcoming OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion release. As Apple noted when introducing the new OS X software product earlier this year, the new version is all about bringing iOS 5 features to the Mac. This includes popular iOS features like...
New OS X 10.8 beta adds Twitter notifications, contact access requests, iCloud Safari tabs, more
What we miss in iOS 6: Ars reader edition

OS X 10.9 to Include Siri and Maps Integration

www.macrumors.com
Earlier this month, MacRumors had reported that early logs have indicated that Apple is already testing early builds of OS X 10.9. With OS X 10.9, Apple appears to be continuing the theme of bringing iOS features into OS X. According to 9to5Mac, early builds are showing that both Siri...
OS X 10.9 to Include Siri and Maps Integration

Paul Allen takes a look at Windows 8, finds his ex-workmates mostly doing well

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When Paul Allen isn't busy writing memoirs or suing everyone, he's... providing insightful operating system commentary? While "software reviewer" isn't normally part of his job description, Allen has seen fit to dissect Microsoft's Windows 8 interface and learn how the company he co-founded is getting along without him. It's...
Paul Allen takes a look at Windows 8, finds his ex-workmates mostly doing well
Launch Center Pro is the quickest way to launch in-app actions with your iPhone

Apple Predicted to Discontinue 17-Inch MacBook Pro

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Research analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who has in the past offered accurate information on Apple's Mac product roadmap, recently took on a new position with KGI Securities and has published a new report today indicating that Apple may be preparing to drop the 17-inch MacBook Pro from its lineup due to...
Apple Predicted to Discontinue 17-Inch MacBook Pro

Mountain Lion and Windows 8's Common Aim: Make Desktop More Like Mobile

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Although they are doing it in different ways, Apple and Microsoft are aiming for a similar goal with their next desktop operating systems: To make the computer more like the phone. Apple on Thursday announced its plans for Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.8. Due this summer, it brings over...
Mountain Lion and Windows 8's Common Aim: Make Desktop More Like Mobile

BlackBerry Messenger Coming to iOS This Summer

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BlackBerry has announced that it will bring its BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) platform to iOS this summer. BBM was one of the first proprietary mobile messaging services -- not unlike Apple's iMessage service -- and remains hugely popular. The company reports that BBM has 60 million monthly active users and that...
BlackBerry Messenger Coming to iOS This Summer
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