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Make Google Search Your Backup Voice Assistant with New Jailbreak Tweak

iOS users with jailbroken devices can now make the Google Search app a backup to Siri thanks to a new jailbreak tweak called NowNow. Of course Google Search can’t launch apps, or access your contacts like Siri can, but it’s a great tool for looking up information or getting directions.

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Untethered iOS 5 Jailbreak Video Pops Up On YouTube

More evidence that an untethered jailbreak for iOS 5 may be getting a public release popped up on YouTube this weekend. iPhone hacker pod2g successfully jailbroke an iPod touch using an user-land exploit. The video shows the new exploit working even after the device has been switched off and on.

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Best Buy, RadioShack and Sam’s Club To Carry New iPhone

If you didn’t already pre-order the iPhone 4S and don’t want to camp outside an Apple Store on Friday, there are some other options. All Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile stores will be carrying the AT&T, Verizon and Sprint iPhone models on October 14. You can also buy the

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AT&T: Best iPhone Launch We’ve Ever Had

It looks like AT&T customers weren’t disappointed by the iPhone 4S announcement. The carrier claims they sold 200,000 iPhones on Friday. “AT&T has seen extraordinary demand for iPhone 4S with more than 200,000 preorders in the first 12 hours alone, the most successful iPhone launch we’ve ever had. It’s obvious

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Samsung Delays New Phone Out of Respect For Steve Jobs

Samsung and Apple may be in the middle of a nasty patent war, but the Korean company and Google have decided to cancel their Unpacked event out of respect for Steve Jobs. “Samsung and Google have decided to postpone the Samsung Mobile Unpacked event during the CTIA in San Diego,

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Sprint Already Accepting Pre-Orders For the iPhone 4

Sprint is betting heavily on the iPhone, reportedly agreeing to purchase 30 million handsets over the next four years. The carrier got to work quickly by accepting pre-orders for the iPhone 4 on Thursday, and announcing their unlimited data plan. “Sprint’s Simply Everything Plan is the only plan from a

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Is the iPhone 4S Really That Disappointing?

So Tim Cook didn’t unveil the iPhone 5 on Tuesday, it still doesn’t mean the iPhone 4S is a complete letdown. Besides not delivering on the new design invented by us tech bloggers, the iPhone 4S did deliver the dual-core A5 processor and fast 8-megapixel HD video camera we heard

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More Evidence of iPhone 4S, iPhone 5 Remains in Hiding

The iPhone 4S is popping up everywhere, but the iPhone 5 is still mostly M.I.A., only making a questionable appearance in Radio Shack’s inventory system on Friday. This weekend, the iPhone 4S made a few appearances, showing up inside the latest iTunes beta, and leaked photos from Foxconn gave us

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Next Generation iPod and iPhone Appear in Apple’s Inventory

The end to all the next generation iPhone rumors is near, and on October 4th we will know all we need to know. The scary part is there are more signs pointing to the iPhone 4S than the iPhone 5. For example, two of Apple’s next generation devices have been

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Apple Sends Out Invitations To October 4 Media Event

At least one rumor turned out to be true so far. Apple Insider received an invitation to Apple’s press conference on Tuesday, Oct. 4. The invite was decorated with icons of a clock, the date, a map and a phone with the tagline “Let’s talk iPhone.” So it’s official, October

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