John Paczkowski

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Apple’s Latest iOS 7 Beta Supports iPad, Male Siri Voice

Two weeks after shipping the first beta of its new iOS 7 operating system, Apple has rolled out a second. And unlike its predecessor, this one is available for more than the iPhone and iPod touch. Uncrated Monday, iOS 7 beta 2 features support for the iPad and iPad mini and brings with it a handful of tweaks and improvements. Top among them, the return of the Voice Memo app, an overhauled version of Reminders and a new “male” option to for Siri’s voice. 9to5mac has a more extensive list of refinements.


Twitter’s Tanking

December 30, 2013 at 6:49 am PT

2013 Was a Good Year for Chromebooks

December 29, 2013 at 2:12 pm PT

BlackBerry Pulls Latest Twitter for BB10 Update

December 29, 2013 at 5:58 am PT

Apple CEO Tim Cook Made $4.25 Million This Year

December 28, 2013 at 12:05 pm PT

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I think the NSA has a job to do and we need the NSA. But as (physicist) Robert Oppenheimer said, “When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and argue about what to do about it only after you’ve had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.”

— Phil Zimmerman, PGP inventor and Silent Circle co-founder, in an interview with Om Malik