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iOS 8.3 Lets You Make Speakerphone Calls With ‘Hey Siri’

03/22/2015, iOS 8.0 brought a neat little feature for the iPhone when it was released late last year. If the phone was plugged in users could use the virtual private assistant by simply saying “Hey Siri.” They didn’t need to pick up the device or...

Mysterious Apple Web Crawler Spotted Making Its Rounds

11/07/2014, As it stands, Apple relies on search engines such as Google and Bing to help provide search results in their apps. However interestingly enough, it seems that one developer has noticed that Apple has recently released their own web crawler which...

Siri Found To Increase Mental Distractions While Driving

10/07/2014, The idea of using hands-free kits or tools like voice assistants such as Siri is so that drivers can keep their eyes on the road while at the same time attending to phone calls or notifications without having to reach for their phone. In theory this...

Siri Can Be Used To Access Apple Pay Credit Cards In iOS 8.1

09/30/2014, According to recent reports of iOS 8.1, it seems that the update has a hidden Apple Pay settings which seems to suggest and confirm Apple’s earlier promise of enabling Apple Pay in the near future. It also seemed to suggested that Apple Pay could be...

Apple’s Boston Siri Team Is Reportedly Expanding

09/08/2014, When it comes to voice assistants, we guess even Apple users have to admit that Siri isn’t quite as responsive compared to the competition out there. The feature does show promise but we guess there is still work left to be done. Now previously we had...

Accused Killer Asked Siri For A Place To Hide The Body

08/13/2014, We’ve all asked Siri goofy questions at some point. Its probably the first thing many people do when they use Siri for the very first time. Siri has been programmed to give quirky answers to such questions so its really not that big a deal. A man in...

Siri Could Arrive For OS X, According To Apple Patent

08/07/2014, Siri, for those unfamiliar, is Apple’s voice assistant for iOS. It is available on both the iPhone and iPad, but at the same time would it be a stretch of the imagination to think that it could eventually make its way onto computers as well? We suppose...

Ooloo Voice Assistant App Uses Actual Humans To Perform Searches

08/04/2014, Siri, Cortana, Google Now, these are the voice assistant features available on the different smartphone platforms at the moment. For the most part they work great. They can help you schedule certain things on your phone, search for information, and so on....

Mobile Home Lets You Add A Dedicated Siri Button To Your Car

08/03/2014, As cool as CarPlay is and having a dedicated Siri button integrated into your vehicle, we doubt many car owners would be willing to buy a brand new car just for those features, right? Well if you do want Siri functionality in the car but don’t want to...

Siri Vs Cortana: Fight!

07/28/2014, If you happen to have a superior product over the rest of the competition, but somehow are unable to translate such superiority in quality over to the real world, then you might want to take a second look at the kind of campaigns that your marketing...