iPhone http://kplu.org en New Apple mobile software to get maps, Siri update http://kplu.org/post/new-apple-mobile-software-get-maps-siri-update <p></p><p>SAN FRANCISCO – Not ready for a new iPhone? Don't worry. Many software features are coming to older iPhones as well.</p><p>Apple has said that its iOS 6 software will sport more than 200 new features, though some won't be available on all devices. The new features include an updated mapping service and better integration with Facebook.</p><p> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 22:54:02 +0000 The Associated Press 6303 at http://kplu.org New Apple mobile software to get maps, Siri update Apple Unveils New, Thinner, Lighter iPhone 5 http://kplu.org/post/apple-unveils-new-thinner-lighter-iphone-5 Moments ago in San Francisco, Apple's Phil Schiller unveiled the latest incarnation of the company's massively popular smartphone.<p>The iPhone 5, said Schiller, is "the most beautiful product we've ever made."<p>Of course, you want to know what's different about this model: Essentially it's thinner, lighter, faster and also has a bigger screen than the iPhone 4s.<p>The device also comes equipped to work with faster wireless networks like LTE, which AT&T, Sprint and Verizon carry.<p>The AP adds:<p><blockquote><p>"The iPhone 5 will likely go on sale in a week or two. Wed, 12 Sep 2012 22:18:57 +0000 6301 at http://kplu.org Apple Unveils New, Thinner, Lighter iPhone 5 Why Amazon might make a smartphone http://kplu.org/post/why-amazon-might-make-smartphone <p>There&rsquo;s been <a href="http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-07-06/amazon-said-to-plan-smartphone-to-vie-with-apple.html">growing speculation lately </a>that Amazon has a smartphone in the works. But why?</p><p>It&rsquo;s a crowded market out there in smartphone land. There&rsquo;s a whole bunch of phones based on Google&rsquo;s Android software, there&rsquo;s the Microsoft Windows phone, and of course, Apple&rsquo;s iPhone.</p><p>Also, a small sampling of people on a downtown Seattle street didn&#39;t show a whole lot of interest in an Amazon phone.</p><p> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Ashley Gross 5700 at http://kplu.org Why Amazon might make a smartphone