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iJustine: Who Inspired the Cover of Her Analog Memoir?

iJustine: Who Inspired the Cover of Her Analog Memoir?

Originally posted 04/08/2015 03:00PM

iJustine (a.k.a. Justine Ezarik) has overcome a few hurdles in her day – she's cultivated a massive YouTube audience based solely on her iPhone bill, garnered standing ovations for producing a documentary at SXSW and now written a good, old-fashioned paper-and-binding book for an audience steeped in the digital age.

With iJustine: An Analog Memoir, though, Ezarik faces a particularly daunting challenge: "Trying to remember things that I haven't posted."

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Pope Francis's iPad Is Being Auctioned for Charity

Pope Francis's iPad Is Being Auctioned for Charity

Originally posted 03/30/2015 07:25PM

Remember when Pope Francis referred to himself as "a dinosaur" who doesn't know how to work a computer? Now he'll no longer be able to practice on his iPad, since he has given it to charity.

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Filed Under: Apple, Pope Francis
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Apple CEO Tim Cook's Op-Ed Blasting Indiana's Religious Freedom Act

Read Tim Cook's Op-Ed Blasting Indiana's Religious Freedom Act

Originally posted 03/30/2015 01:30PM

Apple CEO Tim Cook was in the news last week when a Forbes interview in which he pledged to donate the bulk of his fortune to charity started getting passed around.

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Christy Turlington Partners with Apple to Help Moms – and to Train for a Half Marathon

Originally posted 03/09/2015 04:45PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "4101313437001" "" "" "auto"] Techies everywhere have been faced with the question of whether to indulge in the new Apple Watch. Thanks to Christy Turlington Burns, gadget lovers can now witness the watch – not to mention the supermodel – in action.

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From Fortune: Modern Family Shot an Entire Episode on iPhones & iPads – and It Airs Tonight

From Fortune: Modern Family Shot an Entire Episode on iPhones & iPads – and It Airs Tonight

Originally posted 02/25/2015 05:45PM

The episode marks Apple's biggest (free) product placement since Phil Dunphy's pre-release iPad

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Apple Co-Founder Auctions Off Archives to Supplement His Social Security Income

Apple Co-Founder Auctions Off Archives to Supplement His Social Security Income

Originally posted 12/10/2014 05:55PM

For a guy who cashed out his 10 percent stake in Apple for $2,300 in 1976, Ron Wayne is as unruffled and cool as a Zen monk.

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Filed Under: Apple, Steve Jobs
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Apple CEO Tim Cook Proudly Announces He's Gay

Apple CEO Tim Cook Publicly Comes Out as Gay

Originally posted 10/30/2014 07:50AM

Apple CEO Tim Cook says he's proud to be gay.

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How Apple Paid Tribute to Steve Jobs

Apple CEO Presents Apple Watch, Pays Tribute to Steve Jobs

Originally posted 09/09/2014 06:30PM

For tech geeks everywhere, the time is now.

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Steve Jobs's Childhood Home Becomes a Historic Site | Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs's Childhood Home Becomes a Historic Site

Originally posted 10/29/2013 12:50PM

The Silicon Valley home where Apple co-founder Steve Jobs grew up and built some of his first computers is now on the city's list of historic properties.

The historical commission in the city of Los Altos voted unanimously for the historic designation on Monday night, the Palo Alto Daily News reported. Any proposed renovations to the modest, ranch-style home now require additional review.

The home, where Jobs and his foster parents moved in 1968, is currently owned by Patricia Jobs, Steve Jobs's sister. The commission didn't need her permission for the designation, although she could appeal it to the city council.

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Filed Under: Apple, Steve Jobs
Siri Revealed! Meet the Woman Who Says She's the U.S. Voice of iPhone

Siri Revealed! Atlanta-Area Woman Says She's the U.S. Voice of iPhone

Originally posted 10/04/2013 10:30AM



She looks up directions, phone numbers, restaurants and answers some of your most mundane questions, a faceless techno-helpmate responding from your iPhone.

Now, the woman who is the original voice behind Apple's Siri has been revealed.

Susan Bennett, a suburban Atlanta voiceover talent, laid down the voice tracks about eight years ago, not knowing that they would one day be used for Apple's voice-activated virtual assistant, named Siri, CNN reports.

But when the pioneering technology company introduced its iPhone 4S model in October 2011, friends reached out to Bennett to query if indeed that wasn't her voice.

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