The Real Reason Siri Isn’t On The iPhone 4

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Siri, Apple’s virtual assistant app is an iPhone 4S exclusive, and a big selling point for the new phone. We assumed that Siri is an iPhone 4S exclusive due to hardware constraints, but this weekend, we saw Siri ported to the iPhone 4. In the video demo, you can see that Siri appears to run […]

iOS 5 Manuals Now Available

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We have always lived in a world of “we don’t need no stinking manuals.” But  every now and then it is nice to have a reference to fall back on, even when it may not give you all you need to know. iOS 5 manuals for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and the iPad are now […]

Quick Photo Comparison between iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S Cameras


One of the distinguishing factors between the new iPhone 4S and its predecessor the iPhone is the camera. Apple has upped the megapixels to 8 from 5 and also continued to do work on the optics for the camera, which was already an excellent smartphone camera in the model 4. The camera in the iPhone […]

Siri Ported to iPhone 4 from the 4S, Why Didn’t Apple?

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A developer ported the Siri voice command system from the new iPhone 4S (read our review) over to the previous generation iPhone 4. You can see from the video that the system runs, but not smoothly, and we don’t get an actual voice demonstration. The folks at 9to5Mac say that a user can speak to […]

iPhone 4S Now Best Selling Device on Sprint

Family of four said that they'd only adopt the iPhone if it ever came to Sprint. Image courtesy of Caroline Semerdjian.

The iPhone 4S is achieving sales record, and according to the carrier, it is now the best-selling device on Sprint’s lineup, dethroning the popular HTC EVO 4G, which is now over a year old and is also the best-selling smartphone on manufacturer HTC’s lineup. In Sprint, the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S models have found […]

Tales From the Apple Update Front: UPDATED

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And it just seems to go on and on. It’s more than obvious at this point that Apple and its legion of users anxious to get their hands on updates for just about every piece of software Apple has on the market are experiencing major traffic and bandwidth woes. To say that Apple’s servers can’t […]

iPhone 4S Gets Benchmarked, Blows Away the Competition

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Yesterday, we saw some iPhone 4S benchmarks that appeared during a hands-on video with Apple’s latest smartphone. And while they revealed that the iPhone 4S is two times as fast as the iPhone 4, they left us wanting more. Thankfully, some more benchmarks were released today courtesy of AnandTech and they show off how the […]

iPhone 4S Hands On Shows Off Benchmarks and Siri’s Raise to Speak

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Somehow, someway, someone has been able to get their hands on an iPhone 4S ahead of its official launch day on October 14th (and ahead of those millions of pre-orders as well) and has decided to treat the world to a look at the upcoming device on video. This isn’t just an ordinary video either. […]

iPhone 4 Cases Won’t Fit iPhone 4S?

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More than a few of you out there with an iPhone 4 have probably already placed a pre-order for Apple’s new iPhone 4S. How do I know this? The phone topped 1 million pre-orders on the first day of availability so I’d say the odds are pretty good. I’m also willing to bet that those […]

iPhone 4S: AT&T vs. Verizon vs. Sprint – Which Carrier is Best?

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Apple is selling an iPhone with multiple wireless partners right off the bat for the first time. AT&T, Sprint and Verizon are the nation’s largest carriers, but which one is right for you? It depends on what you value most, where you live and how you plan on using your iPhone 4S. Choosing a new […]

iPhone 4S: Should I Buy the New iPhone?

Should I buy a new iPhone 4S? That seems to be the question of the day from both current iPhone users and those who are thinking about buying their first iPhone. We’re going to try and answer it for as many of you as possible in this article.  With three separate carriers and three iPhone […]

iPhone 4S: Should I Upgrade from an iPhone 4?

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The iPhone 4S looks a lot like the iPhone 4 in your pocket, but looks can be deceiving. Many iPhone 4 users will benefit by making the move to an iPhone 4S, but there’s a lot to consider before you wait in line or pre-order an iPhone 4S. iPhone 4S — Should I Upgrade? The […]

Verizon iPhone 4S Preorders Start at 3:01 AM October 7th

Verizon iPhone 4S Preorders

Verizon has just announced that the iPhone 4S preorder sales will start at 3:01 AM Eastern on Friday October 7th. The iPhone 4S is the newest iPhone, announced by CEO Tim Cook on Tuesday. The iPhone 4S is available on Verizon, AT&T and Sprint with a full release on October 14th. The iPhone 4S preorders […]

Want Apple’s Siri? Better Get an iPhone 4S

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Siri was one of the highlights from the iPhone 4S event today. Siri is a key feature that allows iPhone users to quickly access information and dictate text by simply speaking into the microphone. It’s baked into iOS 5, but apparently you’ll only be able to run Siri on the new iPhone 4S. iPhone 4 […]

iPhone 4S vs iPhone 4: Hardware, Pricing, Carriers

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As expected, Apple announced a new iPhone today, only it wasn’t the iPhone 5 that many had been expecting. Instead, the company announced the iPhone 4S: an upgraded version of the iPhone 4 to go along with its new iOS 5 software. And while a few of you may be disappointed with Apple just rehashing […]

Sprint Gets iPhone 4 in Addition to iPhone 4S


While the big announcement coming out of Apple’s Cupertino, California campus headlined by new CEO Tim Cook is that the iPhone 4S will be coming to Sprint in addition to veteran carriers AT&T and Verizon, Apple has announced that Sprint will also be offering the iPhone 4 as well. As with Apple’s tradition with previous […]

Last Chance To Sell Your iPhone 4 For A Good Price

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This afternoon Apple is set to announce then iPhone 5, or maybe the iPhone 4S, or maybe both. Either way, the iPhone 4 will officially become last year’s news. There’s still time to sell your “old” iPhone 4 or 3GS in order to get a nice chunk of change to put toward your new iPhone. […]