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In Case You Missed It

Tech Savvy

Posted: September 28, 2012 - 10:01pm

• iPhone 5 processor clocked at 1.3 gHz with dual core — It’s the fastest iPhone yet! Of course, if this unofficial clocking is correct it still falls short of the 1.5 gHz processor of the Samsung Galaxy S3 and other like phones. Is it enough to keep Apple up to speed?

• Find Me If You Can — iOS 6 update includes Apple’s own map service. They dropped Google after years of a keep-your-enemies-closer partnership and their new Apple Maps has been met with strong criticism of the quality of map. Update if you dare, expect a fix, but will it be enough?

• iPhone 5 sets record numbers — First day sales of the iPhone 5 topped 2 million in 24 hours, and peaked at 5 million over opening weekend!

• Piggy Revenge — Angry Bird’s nemesis, the Pigs, are back with their own game. At the time this column was written it was not released but check it out — it looks like a winner!