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[MaxPC]iPhone 4 Siri Hack Proves Apple is Withholding Features to Sell Hardware

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Normally we pass on Mac or iPhone specific news, but just in case it ever comes up in a debate, 9 to 5 Mac has proven that without a doubt, Apple is indeed shafting iPhone 4 customers. It seems an enterprising young hacker by the name of Steven Smith has not only ported the Siri AI interface to the iPhone 4, but the two way communication with Apple servers is now working perfectly.
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Does this really surprise anyone?
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lol
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expected it, but cant wait for this to be available. also i like how apple says the iphone 4 is hardware limited lol. who are you fooling.
    
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I thought this was known?
 
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i got iris. on my androids lol

this app is so stupid that I can't believe people would go out and buy a new iphone 4s just because of it
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I needed a new phone anyway. No biggie hope the rest of you 4 and 3GS owners get to give her a whirl. She ain't that great in all honesty.
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A5 is useless with current apps in the iPhone. Its a improvement but none should got from 4 to 4s for the A5 chip.
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Apple did the same with the second gen Touch. Amazingly a software update also added a physical bluetooth chip!
 
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Not surprised, especially with Apple, and don't see the big deal. Companies do this all the time. Apple does this constantly. Consumer behavior would have to change for companies to change.
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