Siri speaks Hindi! (video)

We already know that Siri speaks English and Japanese, and we also know it will soon start speaking in Italian, Chinese, Korean, and Spanish. What we didn’t know, until now that is, that Siri can speak in Hindi as well. Developer @kunalkaul123 got the iPhone 4S’ USP to converse in the Indian language through a proxy server “my … Continue reading “Siri speaks Hindi! (video)”

Apple TV iOS apps get native full-screen 720p resolution treatment [UPDATE: VIDEO]

Here’s wishing all our readers a very very happy and a prosperous new year. May 2012 give you what 2011 couldn’t! Yesterday we told you about two developers taking it to themselves to bring iOS applications to the Apple TV in a native experience, showcasing a video where they managed to get apps running side-by-side. … Continue reading “Apple TV iOS apps get native full-screen 720p resolution treatment [UPDATE: VIDEO]”

Developer uses Siri to start car (video)

Some very interesting things have been happening lately surrounding Apple’s automated voice control system Siri. After a developer called platoni intercepted Siri’s interaction with its server at Apple and redirected it to his own proxy server, another developer has taken it a step further and used Siri to start his car. The “Siri Proxy” plugin I … Continue reading “Developer uses Siri to start car (video)”

Developer creates Siri proxy server, says do what you want to do [NO JAILBREAK REQUIRED] (video)

We’ve seen iPhone 4S’ signature feature Siri being ported to older iPhones like 3GS and 4, and we’ve also seen Siri make its way to the iPad 2 and iPod Touch, but now, thanks to developer/hacker @plamoni, Apple’s automated personal assistant might just find its way everywhere. What exactly the guy has done is this: … Continue reading “Developer creates Siri proxy server, says do what you want to do [NO JAILBREAK REQUIRED] (video)”

Siri ported to iPhone 3GS, not as smooth as iPhone 4 port (video)

iPhone 4S’ most sought after feature, the ‘intelligent’ personal assistant called Siri has now been ported to the iPhone 3GS, though there are some irregularities in its functioning. Unlike the iPhone 4 port, the performance on the 3GS isn’t so smooth, thanks to some poor microphone reception. If there is any significant ambient noise, the home … Continue reading “Siri ported to iPhone 3GS, not as smooth as iPhone 4 port (video)”

Siri ported to iPhone 4, iPod Touch [Jailbreak tweak] (video)

Remember, developer Steven Troughton-Smith in association with 9to5mac was trying to port the iPhone 4S’ most attractive addition, Siri to the iPhone 4? He has now successfully completed the port, details of which are below.

Apple updates Mac OS X Lion Developer Preview 2, includes minor changes

For those with the second preview of OS X Lion installed, there is an update available for you. Apple has just released a software update for Mac OS X Lion Developer Preview 2 which brings in a few minor graphical changes, and of course, a hint on the next preview’s arrival (OS X Lion Preview … Continue reading “Apple updates Mac OS X Lion Developer Preview 2, includes minor changes”

Apple unleashes Mac OS X Lion Developer Preview 2, XCode 4.1 Developer Preview 2

The goodies are out. Get downloadin’ ! Follow the steps to get your gold: Install an update from Software Update first Then Restart Then go to the Dev Center and get a redeem code Then go to the Mac App Store, redeem and download.  The download is 3.7GB How many of you feel irked by … Continue reading “Apple unleashes Mac OS X Lion Developer Preview 2, XCode 4.1 Developer Preview 2”

GAMEBREAKER: Playing iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad games on your TV! (video)

Playing games on your iDevice is fun. But being able to play games on your iDevice, on a larger screen (TV) is what we call the real fun! As far-fetched as it sounds, this ‘revolution’ was achieved by the developer of the hit iOS game, The Incident,  who managed to pair his iPod Touch/iPhone to his iPad, … Continue reading “GAMEBREAKER: Playing iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad games on your TV! (video)”

iTunes hacked: Apple responds

Yesterday we had reported Apple’s iTunes store was hacked and many customers’ accounts were heavily billed as they were forcefully slapped with Apps of a particular developer (the hacker). Today, Apple have confirmed the hack, and also removed the hacker (Vietnemise developer Thuat Nguyen) and all his apps from the App Store. Here’s their official … Continue reading “iTunes hacked: Apple responds”