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  • Use This App on Mac, iPhone, and iPad for Free AI Transcription

    Use This App on Mac, iPhone, and iPad for Free AI Transcription

    Transcribing isn’t fun at all. Good thing it’s something AI is actually good at. Aiko is an app for Mac, iPad, and iPhone that users Whisper—open-source technology created by OpenAI—to transcribe audio files. Aiko does not upload the file to the cloud to make the transcription; everything happens on your device. And it works fairly…


  • This Hack Disables Google’s AI Search Results by Default

    This Hack Disables Google’s AI Search Results by Default

    Do you miss the days when a Google search just gave you a list of links, and not a slowly updating box of questionably reliable AI-generated slop? You can return to that earlier, simpler age by tweaking your Chrome settings. Last week Google started adding AI suggestions to everyone’s search results. Some people like these…


  • How You Can (Almost) Bring ‘Circle to Search’ to the iPhone

    How You Can (Almost) Bring ‘Circle to Search’ to the iPhone

    One of the more interesting and useful AI features recently introduced to Google and Samsung phones is Circle to Search: You just circle something on screen (or tap it, or scribble on it), and you get matching Google results back. It’s perfect for getting details of a landmark or finding shopping links for something you’re…