Tag Archive: Names


Change How Contacts Sorts and Displays Names on Mac

The Contacts app for Mac defaults to sorting names by last name, and to showing the first name before the last name when browsing through the address book list of contacts. With some minor adjustments, you can change how the Contacts app displays and sorts the address book contact names in Mac OS. You can … Read More

Apple plans to bring in more A-list names for Beats Music relaunch

Apple’s plans for its relaunched Beats Music streaming music service, rumored to be revealed at next week’s WWDC, took another step forward this weekend. A new report suggests that Apple is currently in talks with Drake, Pharrell Williams and David…

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CNN names Tim Cook its CEO of the year

Tim Cook has been named “CEO of the year” by CNN Money, beating other contenders including T-Mobile’s John Legere, BlackBerry’s John Chen, other singled out as leading executives for 2014. CNN Money notes that Cook performed an “amazing job,” and…

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Teach Siri How To Pronounce Tricky Names [iOS Tips]

I’ve grown up with this last name, so I’m fairly used to people butchering it. I’m surprised at the amazing number of pronunciations given to my last name over the past several decades, with people adding all sorts of weird…

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Apple Names Readdle’s Scanner Pro First App Of The Week For 2014

Every week Apple picks an app to showcase in the App Store as app of the week, and to kick off the new year Readdle’s Scanner Pro has been selected. The app is designed to turn your iPhone or iPad…

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Correct How Siri Pronounces Names in iOS

Siri logo after iOS 7 While Siri is great at pronouncing some common names, Siri can also completely blunder on others, turning a first or last name into an almost unrecognizable mess of noises that barely resembles the way the name actually sounds. Fortunately, iOS now makes it very easy to correct Siri directly and verbally, so the next time Siri messes up you can instantly fix the pronunciation and get her to  [Read More…]

Correct How Siri Pronounces Names in iOS

Siri logo after iOS 7 While Siri is great at pronouncing some common names, Siri can also completely blunder on others, turning a first or last name into an almost unrecognizable mess of noises that barely resembles the way the name actually sounds. Fortunately, iOS now makes it very easy to correct Siri directly and verbally, so the next time Siri messes up you can instantly fix the pronunciation and get her to  [Read More…]

Yahoo! Names iPhone Most Searched For Tech Item Of 2013

Yahoo! has released its list of top searches for 2013 and, when it comes to tech, Apple is once again leading the way. The iPhone had the most searches (the second most searched subject overall), with the iPad making it…

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J.D. Power Names The iPhone The Best Smartphone For The Second Time This Year

As they are wont to do, J.D. Power Associates has just released its second Wireless Smartphone Satisfaction Study for 2013. Guess what? The iPhone is on top again, the second time since it claimed the title of king of all…

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