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Here's how the Siri of iOS 9 will push ahead of Google Now and Cortana

When Siri arrives as part of iOS 9 this fall, it'll be with new features that should make Google Now and Cortana take notice. Here are the standouts, from Spotlight to deeper app integration and more.

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Apple creates 'Move to iOS' app to pull Android users away from Google

The new app will let Android switchers transfer all kinds of data and media from their old phone to a new iPhone.

Express yourself: But why does it always have to be about Apple?

Because everything is Apple's fault is why.

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Shazam's expansion to visual scanning is all about marketing

Shazam will be the next contestant in the attempt to popularize QR-like codes embedded in posters, print ads, and postcards.

A broken record: Marketshare predictions continue to be dumb

The Macalope doesn't know why these firms keep doing this. He really doesn't.

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Android stutters while iOS shines during Q1

A slowing sales growth along with up and coming vendors that want their own user interfaces should worry Google.

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11 selfies we all really need to stop taking

There's nothing wrong with taking a picture of yourself. But these particular selifes are totally played-out.

on greenbot.com

Bogus analogies: Glass and Watch are not the same

Not that that will stop people from trying to equate them.

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Yep, that's the Android mascot peeing on Apple in Google Maps

Now THAT apple will definitely keep doctors away.

on pcworld.com

Pointless gyrations: Comparisons that don't make sense

Smartphones are just like smartwatches, right?

European Union slams Google with search antitrust charges, launches Android investigation

The bundling of apps with Android is one of the practices that the European Commission is examining in its new investigation

on pcworld.com

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Here's how to run Android apps on Chrome with Google's new tool

Google's ARC Welder is a developer app for porting Android apps to Chrome and Chrome OS. But there's nothing stopping you from using it to run your favorite Android apps on your Chromebook.

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Infinit speeds up video, photo sharing via smartphones

The company doesn't put a limit on file size, which is good for users who want to share HD movies

The Apple Store will give you credit for old Android phones

Apple expands its in-store trade-in program to include “select” smartphones from other manufacturers.

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Autodesk's insanely fun Tinkerplay app lets you easily design your own 3D-printable action figures

Looking for some software that makes it easy to design 3D-printed figurines and toys? Check out Autodesk's Tinkerplay.