- News tagged "siri"
Wednesday, 13 Apr 2016
With Season 6 of HBO's Game of Thrones hitting screens in two weeks, the question everyone's asking is, 'Is Jon Snow dead?'. Check out what Apple's virtual assistant Siri has to say about it.
Tuesday, 5 Apr 2016
iPhone user Jose Rodriguez has just discovered a security loophole that applies to iPhone 6s and 6s Plus handsets configured to allow Siri app search integrations for Twitter, Contacts and Photos.
Monday, 26 Oct 2015
Apple released a trio of star-studded iPhone 6s commercials over the weekend, with two shorts starring Jamie Foxx and Siri, and a minute-long ad showing off the 6s' camera with an assist from reigning NBA MVP Steph Curry.
Tuesday, 6 Oct 2015
Apple has just acquired two artificial intelligence firms, Perceptio and VocalIQ. The move is believed to be an effort to improve Siri's capabilities.
Tuesday, 9 Jun 2015
Apple announced iOS 9 at WWDC 2015 today. The latest version of the OS is focused on making it smarter and more powerful, with a major upgrade to Apple's Siri digital assistant, as well as better search functionality and a new News app.
Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014
Microsoft and Apple have a long history of taking shots at each other (remember I'm a Mac?), and Microsoft's latest TV spot continues that proud tradition.
Friday, 13 Sep 2013
Microsoft is currently working on its own personal assistant, codenamed Cortana, which was originally an artificial intelligent character from Microsoft's Halo series. Just like the character from the game, Cortana is built to learn and adapt to Windows Phone users.
Thursday, 23 May 2013
In its ongoing legal battles with Samsung, Apple is adding five new patents to its claim. The patents specifically targets Samsung's new S4 and the Google Now service for Android.
Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012
Stepping back from an outright ban on texting while driving, California has just passed a bill which legalizes voice-activated hands-free texting while driving.
Monday, 2 Jul 2012
In a Minneapolis street test administered by Piper Jaffray analyst, Gene Munster, Google systematically and consistently out-searched Apple in terms of accuracy.