Google Hangouts for iOS Gets an Update, Brings Free Voice Calling in US and Canada

Google Hangouts received a major update that brings several features and improvements, with free voice calling for US and Canada being the most important one. With the latest Google Hangouts app for iOS, users can call phone numbers directly from the application itself, with no charges for numbers in US and Canada using their Google Voice numbers. Users can also call international numbers, but they have to pay a small fee for that. The calls doesn’t need a SIM card and everything is done over WiFi.

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Apple Gets Ready For iPad 5 Event

Apple has started decorating the Yuerba Buena Center in San Francisco for its new iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2 event, which takes place next week on Tuesday the 22nd of October.

Apple will announce their new iPad 5 at the event, and also the new updated iPad 2, both devices are said to come with Apple’s new 64-bit A7 processor that debuted in the iPhone 5S.

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iPad Mini 2 Expected to Outsell iPad 5

Apple is holding an event on 22nd October where the company is expected to unveil the next generation iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2 with Retina display. An analyst suggests that the upcoming iPad Mini 2 with Retina display will outsell the next generation iPad 5 if there are no supply constraints. This is something that has been suggested by some analysts in the past as well.

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iPad 5 And iPad Mini 2 Event Confirmed For 22nd October

Apple has confirmed their iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2 event for the 22nd of October, the event will take place at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Theater in San Francisco, California at 10AM PDT.

The invite, which is pictured below comes with the tag line ‘We still have a lot to cover.’, which gives us the impression that we will see more than the iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2.

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Apple iPad 6 To Feature a Sharper Display, says analyst

We’ve seen several reports in the past mentioning that Apple is working on a 12.9-inch iPad due next year. The well-known analyst from KGI Security, Ming-Chi Kuo released a note earlier that Apple is working on a cheaper iMac and a new 12-inch Macbook with a Retina display that will see the daylight next year. Now, he made some more predictions in a note to investors regarding the upcoming iPad.

He believes that Apple does not have any 12.9-inch in the pipeline citing portability issues. But, he mentioned that the company will instead release an update to the 9.7-inch iPad featuring a sharper display.

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Apple’s iPad 5 Poses For The Camera Again

Yesterday we heard that Apple are expected to announce their new iPad 5 at a press event on the 22nd of October, and now some more photos of the iPad 5 have appeared online.

The latest photos come from Sony Dickson, who has posted a number of photos of the iPhone 5S before it was announced, and also the new iPad Mini 2.

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Apple iPad 5 And iPad Mini 2 To Be Announced October 22nd

Apple are expected to announce their new iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2 at a press event later this month, and now it looks like the iPad event will take place on the 22nd of October.

According to AllThingsD, Apple’s fall iPad event will be held on Tuesday the 22nd of October, an as well as the new iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2, we can expect to hear about the launch date for OS X Mavericks and Also the new Apple Mac Pro.

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Another iOS 7 Bug Discovered, Home screen Icons Disappear

Apple released its revamped iOS 7 to public on September 18th, followed by two subsequent updates as well – iOS 7.0.1 and 7.0.2.

These updates fixed several bugs including the lockscreen bug that allows users to bypass the passcode and get access to certain applications, problems in sending/receiving iMessages, make calls and enable the airplane mode from lock screen without the passcode. There’s another bug that makes your homescreen icons disappear after using the Zedge app.

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Belkin Express Dock For iPad Unveiled (video)

Belkin has today announced the launch of a new products its aded to its range in the form of the new Belkin Express Dock for iPad, which comes equipped with a built-in 4 ft Lightning USB cable for charging and syncing.

The new Belkin Express Dock for iPad is compatible with any iOS device fitted with a Lightning connector including iPad 4th gen, iPad mini, iPhone 5, and iPod touch 5th gen.

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iPad 5 To Come With Fingerprint Sensor (Video)

We heard earlier today that the iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2 would both feature an 8 megapixel camera, which is rumored to be the same one that is found in the new iPhone 5S.

Another new feature that the iPad 5 is rumored to come with is a fingerprint sensor, this is expected in the iPad Mini 2 as well, and now we have some more evidence which supports this.

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