Apple hires more audio experts – is an offline Siri on the way?

Apple hires more audio experts – is an offline Siri on the way?

With Siri and CarPlay being sold as high-profile features of Apple’s flagship product, it’s no surprise that Cupertino is doubling down on audio research and development. Over the last few months, Apple has quietly hired multiple notable audio experts, and that leads me to believe that we’re in for some serious audio processing improvements in […]

Why Apple will offer a stylus for the iPad Pro

Why Apple will offer a stylus for the iPad Pro

There is quite a bit of hand-wringing over rumors that the likely iPad Pro will feature some type of active stylus — as if it would be a betrayal of Jobs’ “let them use fingers” legacy. The reality is that the iPad has already moved miles past the original 2007 iPhone, and a 12-inch “iPad […]

Apple Watch to reportedly feature powerful CPU, 60 fps display, terrible battery life

Apple Watch to reportedly feature powerful CPU, 60 fps display, terrible battery life

Ever since Apple announced that it was building its own smartwatch, fans of wearables have been eager to see what the Cupertino company would deliver. Whether you love it or hate it, Apple has a reputation for excellence, and for waiting until it can deliver a superior experience that make previous products from lesser companies […]