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iOS Users Can Now Use Emoji as Search Terms in Spotlight

iPhone and iPad users can now use emoji to search Spotlight. The iOS Spotlight feature is available from any home screen by simply swiping down. The feature seems to be something that may be useful, however it will not work with every emoji. If you are looking to buy a dress, you can simply type...

Apple Reportedly Building a Google Now Competitor into iOS 9 Codenamed ‘Proactive’

According to a new report from 9to5Mac, Apple is working on a new iOS feature codenamed “Proactive,” integrating Siri, Maps, Contacts, Calendar, Passbook, and third-party apps into an expanded spotlight search. Apple’s Siri and Spotlight search features may be expanded significantly in iOS 9, letting Apple better compete with Google Now. Proactive will reportedly function...