siri News Stream, Page 4 ▼

CommBadge Helps Access Siri, Google Now Without Holding Your Phone

01/02/2013, With the introduction of Siri and Google Now, many smartphone users have probably asked their digital assistant to update their calendar, set a timer, or to read their messages to them. But one issue a number of users probably have is their smartphone is...

Developer manages to use Siri to control the Philips Hue light bulbs

11/22/2012, When Apple designed Siri, they made it so that iPhone owners (and now iPad owners) could perform tasks on their phones simply by using their voices. This included the ability to make calls, write messages, set reminders, set alarms, make restaurant books...

Siri could help purchase movie tickets in iOS 6.1

11/05/2012, It’s been a few days since Apple released iOS 6.0.1 to the masses, but what sort of features and changes can we expect in iOS 6.1, especially with Scott Forstall’s leave from Apple? Well while it remains to be seen, it looks like Siri will be gaining...

Apple Is Keeping Siri Out Of The Loop

10/31/2012, Poor Siri. She gets asked a bunch of stupid questions on a daily basis, and although Apple hardcodes the most common answers, she still looks really silly sometimes. Even worse: she may be the last to know about Apple’s regime change, and that her...

Google Brings Its Free Siri Competitor to the iPhone

10/30/2012, Google voice search is really handy: don’t just take my word for it, go to Google.com on your computer and try it out. Sure, on the computer, it feels silly, but on a mobile device it will fit right in. Google just updated its Google Search app for...

Siri dishes out prostitute advice in China no longer

10/30/2012, Apple might have performed the proverbial U-turn when it comes to their Siri voice assistant that helps locate prostitutes for iPhone users in China. According to state-run China Daily, the voice-activated assistant Siri actually directed users to...

Siri shows incorrect weather forecasts for New Yorkers

09/24/2012, If you are in New York City, New York and recently asked Siri to tell you about the weather forecast for a few upcoming days, you may be in for a surprise. Siri is going to tell you that the weather is going to stay in the mid-90s for a few days, which is...