Apple's latest entry in its online Machine Learning Journal focuses on the personalization process that users partake in when activating "Hey Siri" features on iOS devices. Across all Apple products, "Hey Siri" invokes the company's AI assistant, and can be followed up by questions like "How is the weather?" or "Message Dad I'm on my way." "Hey Siri" was introduced in iOS 8 … [Read more...] about Apple’s Latest Machine Learning Journal Entry Focuses on ‘Hey Siri’ Trigger Phrase
If you work with a MacBook Pro and an iPad, one little USB-C module will change your travel workflow. The makers of Astropad have done it again: Luna Display, which launched on Kickstarter earlier this week, is a small $59 hardware module (USB-C or Mini DisplayPort) that lets you instantly turn your iPad Pro into a practically lag-free (and Retina-quality) second … [Read more...] about Luna Display first look: The very best way to use your iPad as a second monitor
Apple today uploaded several iPad Pro how to videos to its YouTube channel, focusing on new features that are coming to the iPad in iOS 11. Each video is just under a minute in length and all of the videos were made in the same style -- with two hands demonstrating new iPad functionality. There are six how to videos in total, covering the following features: mark up with … [Read more...] about Apple Shares New Series of How To Videos Focusing on iPad and iOS 11
Today Apple announced Australian pricing for the upcoming iPad 2, and kicked another goal. The new iPad 2 models will be cheaper than their precursor by a fair margin. This price drop not only cements the iPad as the only device of its kind and wipes out all potential competition, it also slaps in the face the various naysayers in the IT media in this country. The base model … [Read more...] about iPad 2 Australian Pricing Announced
The propellerheads at IT Wire made some bold predictions about the likely failure of the iPad in Australia, when they published an article on their website in late April entitled ‘Five reasons the iPad will fail in Australia’. Whilst being a reasonable summary of possible areas where the iPad may not live up to now lofty expectations, the main embarrassment for IT Wire will … [Read more...] about iPad Commentaries will come back to haunt..