Apple cuts iPhone 4S price in India

The iPhone 5s and 5C are releasing on November 1 in India starting at a whooping Rs.41,900 and Rs.53,500 for the iPhone 5C and the iPhone 5s respectively. However, for those who love the older version of the iPhone i.e. the iPhone 4S there is some good news out there. Apple has cut the price … Continue reading “Apple cuts iPhone 4S price in India”

How To: Repair an iPhone 4S at Home – Tearing down the Phone

With the iPhone 5 in the market, the company called back the iPhone 3Gs and all who wanted the iOS 6 based, 8GB iPhone 4 free in replacement, could go for it. I went for it yes. It was a good offer. The iPhone 4S covers were cheaper too, as the iPhone 3G or the … Continue reading “How To: Repair an iPhone 4S at Home – Tearing down the Phone”

iPhone 5: the mother of all upgrades (video)

With the iPhone 4S quickly losing its ‘newness’ and the new iPad too getting older by the day, Apple fanboys the world over are yearning for a new toy to play with. A new iPhone. And with that, Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster agreed and said the new device will be the mother of all hardware … Continue reading “iPhone 5: the mother of all upgrades (video)”

New iPhone 4S Siri commercial features Zooey Deschanel (video)

Following Samuel L Jackson’s Siri advertisement, we have yet another unreleased iPhone 4S Siri commercial, this time starring Zooey Deschanel in the lead. We’re still waiting for an official word from Apple and YouTube but we got a feeling there might be more in store.

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)”

Meet Evi – the poor man’s Siri (video)

We’ve all been waiting for that one b*tch who could give Siri a run for her money ever since Apple launched the iPhone 4S late last year. While we’ve seen plenty of lookalikes, not only on iOS but alleged ‘Siri for Android’ and ‘Siri for Windows Phone’, we think the hot and sexy non-existent personal assistant, … Continue reading “Meet Evi – the poor man’s Siri (video)”

Absinthe A5: The untethered jailbreak solution for iPhone 4S and iPad 2 we were yearning for

It is finally here! An untethered jailbreak solution for those on Apple’s new A5 chip, more specifically iPhone 4S and iPad 2 users, is finally out now and is called Absinthe A5. The tool is available to us as a result of combined efforts from the Chronic Dev Team, Pod2g and iPhone Dev Team, and … Continue reading “Absinthe A5: The untethered jailbreak solution for iPhone 4S and iPad 2 we were yearning for”

Samsung’s latest TV commercial takes another dig at Apple’s iPhone, calls it “Samsunged” (video)

Samsung’s ploy of promoting its products at the expense of arch-rivals Apple continued today with the release of their latest TV commercial titled “Samsunged” which revolves around the iPhone’s lack of in-built turn-by-turn navigation system. The commercial, beginning in familiar Samsung style by mocking people waiting in line to get an iPhone who are then … Continue reading “Samsung’s latest TV commercial takes another dig at Apple’s iPhone, calls it “Samsunged” (video)”

Nokia Lumia 800 mercilessly beaten by iPhone 4, 4S in browser benchmark tests (video)

There was much ado about the first product coming out of the Nokia-Microsoft’s partnership, with early onlookers claiming the Lumia 800 to be faster than Apple’s iPhone. Fast forward to 2012 and the Mango-sporting device is mercilessly beaten by its iOS counterparts. Nokia’s Mango-powered Lumia 800 was pitted against an iPhone 4 with iOS 4.3 … Continue reading “Nokia Lumia 800 mercilessly beaten by iPhone 4, 4S in browser benchmark tests (video)”

Mock Thy Rival: Samsung gets into Apple’s face with new TV commercial featuring the same actress Apple used in their iPhone 4S ad (videos)

After battling it out for almost the entire 2011, Samsung and Apple’s war just won’t cease even on the last day of the year, throwing up a new controversy to welcome 2012 on a bitter note between them. Apparently, Samsung has cast the same little girl that Apple used for an iPhone 4S advert, for … Continue reading “Mock Thy Rival: Samsung gets into Apple’s face with new TV commercial featuring the same actress Apple used in their iPhone 4S ad (videos)”

Siri abuses 12 year old kid, asks him to “shut the f*** up”

Just when we thought the Siri-mania is coming to a standstill, at least for this year, the iPhone 4S’ ‘intelligent‘ personal assistant has once again grabbed the headlines, albeit yet again for reasons that don’t please Tim Cook and his team. Apple’s introduction of the automated voice control system with their latest and greatest iPhone … Continue reading “Siri abuses 12 year old kid, asks him to “shut the f*** up””

Control your Mac using Siri with ‘Vocal’ (video)

With the ever-growing popularity of Siri — the latest news being a horror film based on the intelligent personal assistant — it comes as no surprise that more and more developers are trying to make it big targeting Apple’s automated voice control system. Matt Roberts is the latest developer to try his hand at Siri, … Continue reading “Control your Mac using Siri with ‘Vocal’ (video)”