iOS 6 Announced At WWDC 2012: New Maps App, Siri Improvements, Passbook And More

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Today, Apple revealed monumental updates to their consumer software and hardware (live coverage and updates from the event can be found here). Aside from announcing new features for the unreleased OS X Mountain Lion and revealing minor upgrades to the MacBook Air and a completely redesigned MacBook Pro, Apple also announced  iOS 6.

Siri May Be Added To The iPad With The Release Of iOS 6

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Siri, the iPhone 4S-exclusive personal assistant the world has come to know and love over the past eight months, might become much less exclusive in the forceable future. According to a report from 9to5Mac, iOS 6 may add Siri functionality to one of Apple’s best selling iOS-based devices: the iPad.

Facebook Hiring Former Apple iPhone And iPad Engineers To Develop Their Own Smartphone

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While there have been rumors of Facebook breaking into the mobile phone industry in the past, they were all but dead – until now. The New York Times has seemingly resurrected the rumors of a Facebook phone with a new report suggesting the company will debut a smartphone by next year. It’s said that Facebook has already recruited numerous engineers …

Jailbreak 5.1.1 Untethered For iPhone 4S,4,3Gs, iPod Touch 4,3 & iPad,3,2

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Today, the Chronic Dev Team released Absinthe v2.0 – the first 5.1.1 Untethered Jailbreak since iOS 5.0.1! The new utility also includes support for Apple’s latest A5 (iPhone 4S, iPad 2) and A5X (3rd-generation iPad) devices. First, before we begin, You Will Need the following: An A5X (3rd-gen iPad), A5 (iPhone 4S, iPad 2), A4 (iPhone 4, iPod Touch 4th-gen, …