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New Siri Icon Could Hint At iPhone 8’s Virtual Home Button

06/21/2017, One of the rumored features of the iPhone 8 is that it could finally be ditching the physical home button, a hardware feature of the iPhone that has been around since its inception. While there’s nothing wrong with the home button, removing it could...

Amazon Open To Bringing Siri Onto The Echo

06/08/2017, As it stands the Amazon Echo and other Echo-related devices are powered by Amazon’s Alexa AI. With Google, their devices use Google Assistant, and Apple’s recently launched HomePod is powered by Siri. This makes sense as all these technologies are...

iOS 11 Will let You Text Siri Instead Of Speaking To It

06/06/2017, With Amazon pushing its Alexa AI technology pretty hard and doing a good job at it, and with Google having launched Google Assistant, we guess Apple might have been feeling the pressure to step up their game, which is why with iOS 11, it seems that there...

Apple HomePod Siri Speaker Promises Amazing Sound Quality

06/05/2017, We had been hearing rumors that Apple was going to announce a Siri speaker at WWDC 2017 and that’s precisely what it has done today. Apple introduced its new product called HomePod at WWDC 2017. The company says that this product is going to do for...

Siri’s Expansion Will Reportedly Be Limited To A Few Tasks

06/04/2017, According to a new report, Apple is going to detail the expansion of Siri at WWDC 2017 next week. Siri is reportedly going to work with a larger variety of apps as Apple seeks to contain the success that Amazon has seen with its Alexa assistant. However,...

Apple Reportedly Developing Dedicated AI Chip

05/27/2017, If there’s one thing we’ve noticed with Apple’s iPhones it is that they have been working on creating dedicated chips that handle certain tasks. For example with the introduction of the M1, Apple created a special dedicated chip to handle data from...

Google Assistant Beats Out The Competition In Understanding Accents

05/19/2017, Just because you speak English it doesn’t mean that your English sounds the same compared to the person standing next to you. This is because there are variances like the timbre in your voice, your upbringing, your gender, and of course things like race...

Apple Patent Hints At Plans For A Siri-Powered Speaker

05/16/2017, Following the success of the Amazon Echo and after seeing Google launch Google Home, it did not really strike us as a surprise to hear rumors that Apple could be working on something similar as well. In fact the latest rumors are suggesting that the...

Apple Acquires AI Company Lattice Data

05/14/2017, When Siri was first announced, Apple made a pretty big deal about it and its capabilities, but unfortunately Siri never did quite live up to all the hype. Apple has made quite a ton of improvements over the years, but in the meantime Apple’s competitors...

Siri Speaker And 10.5 iPad Pro Launch Likely Next Month

05/14/2017, There have been countless rumors so far about two new hardware products that Apple is expected to unveil in the near future. We’ve heard about the 10.5 inch iPad Pro time and again. Recently there have been rumors about a Siri-powered speaker that...

Apple Employees Have Reportedly Been Testing Siri Devices At Home

05/09/2017, Word on the street has it that Apple has an Amazon Echo/Google Home competitor in the works that could very well be unveiled at WWDC 2017 next month. Whether or not that is true remains to be seen, but in a report from Mark Gurman over at Bloomberg, it...

Apple’s Siri Speaker May Have Entered Production

05/03/2017, There have been countless rumors over the past couple of months that Apple is working on a new product that will take on the likes of the Amazon Echo. The company is apparently building a smart speaker of its own which will be powered by Siri. Apple has...

Fisherman Credit Siri For Saving Their Lives

05/02/2017, Sometimes certain software features were designed for a specific purpose, although sometimes they end up being used for something else that might seem unexpected. For example Siri was designed to offer up a hands-free experience when using an Apple...

Apple’s Siri Speaker To Be A High-End Audio Device

05/01/2017, It has been rumored for several months now that Apple is working on a new connected device that’s going to be similar in many ways to the Amazon Echo, however, Apple’s device will have the power of Siri. We recently heard more information...