Apple made a variety of announcements regarding Siri during the WWDC 2013 keynote. Lex Friedman says that in some ways, the Siri updates still appear to lag behind Google Now. But just as importantly, Apple's looking to hit Google where it hurts: in the search activity.
Developers, like the rest of us, are excited about Apple's big announcements from WWDC. But how will the changes in iOS 7, OS X Mavericks, and the like affect their products (and their workloads)?
Watch Tim Cook and friends unveil OS X Mavericks, iOS 7, the new Mac Pro, the updated MacBook Air, and other updates from San Francisco.
At the Worldwide Developers Conference keynote, Apple on Monday took the wraps off iOS 7, the next version of its operating system for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Apple will offer a live video stream of its WWDC keynote on Monday, available via Apple TV, iOS, and the Web.
Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference is less than a week away, so Dan Moren and Lex Friedman lay out what's likely to make an appearance.
Apple on Wednesday released bug fix updates for iTunes and Aperture, addressing issues with password prompts (in the former) and memory cards (in the latter).
Saying it wants its AirPlay-enabled speakers to be more competitive with Bluetooth-equipped models, Pioneer has dramatically reduced the prices of several AirPlay products.
Lex Friedman couldn't successfully update the Google Hangouts plug-in, or the Silverlight plug-in that Netflix requires. After much trial and error, he found the fix.
Lex Friedman stands while he works. And if you do as well -- or plan to -- he says that height-adjustable desks from UpDesk are worth a look.
The Mac-only Camino browser will no longer be actively maintained, according to a post on the project's blog.
Apple has quietly pulled a controversial app that promised to rid users of their homosexuality, amongst other purported sins.
Microsoft is integrating Bing results into Windows 8.1 searches. Should Apple expand Spotlight in OS X and iOS to better integrate Web search, too?
Apple on Thursday unveiled the starting lineup for its annual iTunes Festival concert series.
The Calendar app on iPhone is fine. But Lex Friedman thinks that the third-party Fantastical app is better. Here's a quick video overview of the app.