Twenty-year-old murder suspect Pedro Bravo asked Siri where to hide a body on the night his roommate went missing.
Americans own more iPhones than any other smartphone and their total numbers continue to rise, according to a new “Connected Home Report” from The NPD Group. IPhone ownership stood at 42 percent among smartphone users by the end of last year, a 20 percent increase from the prior year.
Samsung, which is the No. 1 smartphone device-maker globally, follows Apple with 26 percent of the American smartphone market. Samsung’s Android devices increased their reach by about 18 percent from the prior year in the U.S. Motorola is a distant third, followed by LG, HTC and then Blackberry. Read more
Yesterday Apple denied having any knowledge of the iPhone spyware.
What would you do if your iPhone was stolen?
Circa’s second generation mobile breaking news feed offers customizable content but could raise questions about the privacy of users.
Sheryl Sandberg Sells Facebook Stock for $91 Million (Mashable)
Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg raked in $91 million late last week after taking advantage of the social network’s recent stock bump. According to a filing made Friday afternoon with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Sandberg cashed in 2.37 million shares — which is only about 5 percent of her total shares — at prices ranging from $37.79 to $38.78 on Wednesday.
Kate Middleton in Labor (The Daily Beast)
Kate and William like to do things their way, and the birth of their first child is proving, so far, to be no exception. With no fanfare, no sirens and no police outriders, a dark Range Rover and a shiny new Audi nosed their way calmly through the traffic-free streets of London shortly after dawn this morning, covering the one-and-a-half miles from Kensington Palace to the private Lindo Wing of St Mary’s hospital in a couple of minutes.
IFTTT, whose name is an acronym for “if this then that,” gives users the opportunity to create if/then tasks across Web services and apps.
The average American adult spends 58 minutes a day using his or her smartphone — and just 15 minutes of it is talking, according to a study released today by Experian.
Grovo created an infographic called, “How We Evolved into iPhone Users,” which explores the timeline of life before and after the iPhone.
According to the graphic, we used to lug a lot of stuff around before we had iPhones. The graphic also points out what these devices are made of. We’ve embedded the entire graphic after the jump for you to explore further.