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The era of personal assistants. Apple "open" Siri for developers and prepares to launch its own domestic assistant.

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'Siri' is probably the most famous 'personal assistant' in the world. The Apple's application is known by the good mood, and is frequently used by iPhone users. So, it's not a surprise that the application developers are excited about this news.Currently, Siri is not able to interact with other smartphone applications. That is, you can't use the voice command to perform some action with Facebook, or other devices.If this rumor is true, Apple will release a software development kit for Siri, and this launch will happen at WWDC. Others 'personal assistants' in the market, such as Cortana, from Google, and...

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Rumors, rumors, rumors ... What are people are saying about the upcoming MacBook Pro?

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Apple is a company surrounded by rumors. This week we talked about the rumors circulating about the next iPhone, the iPhone 7, which should be released in September. Last Monday, the site 9to5Mac, released new rumors now about the next MacBook Pro.The predictions provided by 9to5Mac, are from Ming-Chi Kuoanalyst at KGI Securities. The analyst has a history of successes in their predictions about Apple. He predicted the launch of the 4-inch iPhone and that the iPhone would have a negative performance in 2016. Kuo's Predictions for the new MacBook Pro are very interesting. OLED screenWe have said, in the...

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Twitter will remove images, gifs, links and mentions to other users of the 140 character count

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Today, Twitter released a statement with the following title: "Coming soon: Express even more in 140 characters." Twitter announced that soon the character count of tweets will change, leaving more room to express your message. Currently you can add photos, gifs, and other media in each tweet, but for that, you sacrifice some of the characters you are entitled per message. The same happens when you decide to place a link or mention another user in the message. How Works the Twitter character count today? Currently, when you add anything to your tweet, picture, gif, link, the amount of characters...

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Apple releases first beta of OS X 10.11.6 and iOS 9.3.3 for registered developers.

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Things happen pretty fast when we talk about Apple. Last week we talked about the latest updates of the company's operating systems, OS X 10.11.5, MacBook OS and iOS 9.3.2, the iPhone system. However, just after releasing the updates to the public, Apple now releases the first beta of the upcoming updates for testing. The people who will test those beta versions of OSX 11.11.6 and iOS 9.3.3 are developers registered  in the Apple Developer Center, the company's website for developers. As usual, Apple has not revealed which innovations are being tested in this new update. However, the more likely...

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The rumors about iPhone 7. Dual back camera, glass substrate and 256 GB of storage, what more are people saying about the upcoming release of Apple?

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Many people are still wishing the iPhone 6, but some others are already eyeing the next model of this Smartphone. The launch date of the iPhone 7 is the first rumor of the list. With some news about the production of the new devices, the speculation about the launch of the iPhone 7 is that it takes place in September. And, before that, some mysteries should be unraveled during the WWDC, Apple's Developers Conference. Along with the expectation caused by the new device, there is also the expectation caused by the new IOS 10. Apple has just released an update...

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