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Judith Newman / New York Times:
How a 13-year-old autistic boy became best friends with Apple's Siri   —  How Apple's Siri Became One Autistic Boy's B.F.F.  —  Just how bad a mother am I?  I wondered, as I watched my 13-year-old son deep in conversation with Siri.  Gus has autism, and Siri, Apple's “intelligent personal assistant” …
Oct 18, 2014, 4:05 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / The Next Web:
Flickr launches its first iPad app, exclusively for iOS 8   —  Flickr finally launches for iPad  —  Good news for Flickr users today - the Yahoo-owned photo-storage and sharing app has finally been optimized for iPad, though it will only work for those running iOS 8.
Oct 18, 2014, 10:25 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Apple's iPhone 6 Finally Makes Its Debut in China   —  Apple launched its latest iPhone in China on Friday morning.  But unlike some past debuts for its new gadgets, the event was decidedly low-key.  —  About 100 customers waited in line Friday morning outside Apple's store …
Oct 17, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Kyle Russell / TechCrunch:
iPad Mini 3: A7, Touch ID, preorder Oct. 17, from $399; Mini, Mini 2 still in lineup, from $249   —  The New iPad Mini 3 Gets A Speed Boost And Touch ID  —  Update: Apple's specs page for the iPad mini 3 says that it has the A7 processor, not the new A8 that debuted in the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.
Oct 16, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context
Ellis Hamburger / The Verge:
iOS 8.1: Pay for iPhone 6/6+, Camera Roll, Cloud Photo Library beta, rolls out Oct. 20th; iOS 8 installed on 48% of iPhones   —  Apple announces iOS 8.1: ApplePay, Camera Roll, iCloud Photo Library beta  —  Apple today announced iOS 8.1, the first dot update since iOS 8 launched …
Oct 16, 2014, 1:25 PMIn context
Jordan Kahn / 9to5Mac:
Apple Pay is available starting Oct. 20, 500 more banks signed up   —  As expected, today during its iPad and Mac event Apple announced an official Oct. 20 launch date for Apple Pay, its new payments service unveiled earlier this year alongside the NFC-equipped iPhone 6 models.
Oct 16, 2014, 1:15 PMIn context
Facebook Code:
Facebook open-sources AsyncDisplayKit, the iOS tool built for Paper's user interface   —  Introducing AsyncDisplayKit: For smooth and responsive apps on iOS  —  Have you ever noticed apps stuttering as you scroll and swipe around?  Tapped a button and watched the entire interface freeze …
Oct 15, 2014, 6:25 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Nexus 6: 6" Quad HD display, Snapdragon 805 CPU, 13 megapixel rear camera, 15-min turbo charging, preorders start Oct. 29, from $649   —  Google's Nexus 6 is a giant phablet designed for Android Lollipop  —  Google is today introducing the Nexus 6, the latest in its line of smartphones designed …
Oct 15, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Tiernan Ray / Tech Trader Daily:
Apple Rising as Estimates Go Higher on iPhone 6 Cycle; China Pre-Sales Reportedly 20M   —  Shares of Apple (AAPL) are up 80 cents, or 0.8%%, at $101.53, on another wave this morning of bullish Street views on iPhone 6 shipments.  —  In the news, DigiTimes's Amy Fan and Alex Wolfgram report …
Oct 13, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Matt Clinch / CNBC:
Finnish Prime Minister Alexander Stubb blames Apple for the country's credit rating downgrade   —  How Apple prompted this country's downgrade  —  Finland's Prime Minister Alexander Stubb says the iPhone killed the once-dominant Nokia and the iPad killed the country's paper industry …
Oct 13, 2014, 9:50 AMIn context

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