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Future Siri could switch user profiles based on voice

As Apple rolls out Siri beyond the iPhone and into shared devices like the iPad and, most recently, Apple TV, Cupertino’s engineers have been working on a way of letting its voice activation technology pick up individual users, and offer them customized options based on their past preferences. Published today as the patent “User profiling […]

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Apple Car based on BMW i3 would be a ‘nice idea,’ says CEO

BMW’s CEO Harald Krüger thinks an Apple Car modelled on BMW’s electric i3 vehicle would be a “nice idea,” although he’s keeping tight-lipped about the chances of it actually happening. And when there’s the potential of iPhone money involved, who can blame him? “There are always rumours in our business, but as you know we are working […]

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The internet is for porn, and so is this new app based on Popcorn Time

Popcorn Time is an open source app for Mac that allows users to stream movies from bit torrent sites that have ripped movies on them. The tech made a huge splash, but is now sadly defunct, even while its creators… Read more ›

iPad installation plays music based on the face you are wearing

You’re in a mood and your face can’t hide it. Now imagine if that face was the source of music. The “Sound of Emotion,” a musical project created with facial expression recognition technology, will be on display at the Market… Read more ›

10 astonishingly great video games based on movies

How your iPhone could alter notifications based on your location

Call alerts are all well and good but – even on the Apple Watch, when they’re being delivered directly to your wrist — it’s likely that there will be situations when users won’t be aware of them, and could miss important calls or… Read more ›

Future iPhones could intelligently modify security settings based on location

Future Apple devices may be able to dynamically modify user interface elements, security levels, and other types of behavior based on location, according to a new patent application published Thursday. Referred to as “Location-sensitive security levels and setting profiles based… Read more ›

This iPhone 6 mockup is reportedly based on machine schematics

As we creep closer to the expected September release date of the iPhone 6, more mockups and reported leaks are showing up on what seems like a daily basis. This latest one, which surfaced on the Chinese technology blog 86Digi,… Read more ›

The iPhone 6 Has Been Rendered Based Upon Leaked Schematics, And It’s Beautiful [Gallery]

Based upon leaked schematics discovered by Macotakara of the forthcoming 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch variants of the iPhone 6, Nowherelse teamed up with concept designer extraordinaire Martin Hajek to create what may be the most plausible look at what Jony Ive’s… Read more ›