Chris Conner

Hey There! I am a News Reporter and App Reviewer here at TheAppleGoogle. I also analyse apps over at AppAdvice. I own an iPhone 4, iPad 2, and a 15" Macbook Pro If you have anything you want to ask or tell me, you can contact me at Or tweet me: @cconner93

Posts by Chris Conner

iOS 5.1 Beta Includes Reference to Siri for iPad

As we all know, Apple only included Siri with the iPhone 4S which is equipped with the same processor as the iPad 2, the Apple A5 chip, but Apple left Siri out of the iPad 2′s experience. Read More

Apple Will Release iPad 3 in March and iPad 4 in October

ipadAccording to recent rumors and news via DigiTimes, Apple is planning to launch two new iPad models this year. The iPad 3 will be the first one which is expected to be released and shipped in March and seems quite possible. But Digitimes are reporting that Apple also plan to release another iPad in October and ship them with much upgraded intergrated applications and better hardware. Read More

Top 5 Apps To Help You Stay Fit and Healthy

With it being the New Year, most of us have made resolutions that include staying fit, healthy and to plan a routine that incorporates healthy eating and exercise. In this article, we will present to you five great apps for your iPhone or iPad that will help you along the way to reach you goals. The below top five Apps will help you stay fit and healthy. Read More

iPhone 4S Hits 90 Country Milestone Next Week

Apple have announced that the iPhone 4S will start shipping to people in China and 21 other countries by January 13, which is next Friday. Apple CEO Tim Cook quoted “iPhone 4S will be available in over 90 countries making this our fastest iPhone rollout ever.”

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All About Personal Hotspot in iOS And How To Use It

personal hotspotsInternet tethering has been a function that many smartphones have been able to perform for a couple of years now. But Apple left the option to use internet tethering out of iOS, until the release of iOS 4.3 which was released to the masses in March 2011. Dubbed “Personal Hotspot”, it was well welcomed in the iOS community, but what is Personal Hotspot? This article will explain all you need to know about Personal Hotspot, and why you should (or shouldn’t) use Apple’s implementation of internet tethering. Read More

Apple Planning Media Event At The End Of This Month, Expect No Shiny Stuff

We all want to know what our next iPad will look like, and we all also want to know about Apple’s new television. Well, according to AllthingsD apple is planning to host a small event later this month, but it won’t be about the iPad 3, nor the Apple TV set.

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Apple Designer, Jonathan Ive Gains Knighthood In The U.K

Jonathan Ive or Sir Jonathan Ive has been granted knighthood for “services to design and enterprise”, 6 years after receiving a CBE for “services to the design industry”. The U.K born designer joined Apple in 1992 and gained recognition as Senior Vice President of Industrial Design in 1997 after desining the first iMac, which kicked Apple back into the computer market after Steve Jobs’ return.

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Set Free Seven Pets in an Adventurous Journey in Pet it Out for iOS

pet it outYour main objective in Pet It Out is to fire your characters into a portal to get them home from an intergalactic zoo. You can do this by dragging your firing line, and shooting your “pet” multiple times until you are able to jump into the portal. Read More

5 Amazing Magazine-Like Experience for News Right on your iPad [APPS]

The iPad has revolutionized not one but several markets. One of the markets that the tablet from Apple has completely transformed is the magazine industry which includes publishing of articles in a magazine like format. Many magazine publishers have already released iPad versions of their offering, but for those who like something more updated and recent, the below five amazing iPad Apps will present your daily news to you in a magazine like manner. Read More

How to – Get Siri on Older iOS Devices [JAILBREAK]

siriWe have been waiting for Siri on our older iOS devices, right? Well, at last we have it (somewhat). Thanks to Grant Paul, who is known as @chpwn in the Jailbreak community. The Jailbreak tweak, known as Spire does not come without its disadvantages though, you still need an iPhone 4S to forward the data on too, so the 4S can provide an authenication key to communicate succesfully with Apple’s servers. This still leaves most iPhone 4, 3GS, iPad and iPod touch users wanting to port Siri on thier device out of the picture. Read More