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Apple reportedly disabling Siri on unauthorized devices

02/15/2012, When the iPhone 4S and Siri were announced, there was a flurry of activity amongst hackers and developers who were curious to see if they could port Siri onto non-iPhone 4S devices. While they have managed to do that, the process involved is a rather long...

speaktoit now on iOS

02/09/2012, When Siri was launched for the iPhone 4S a lot of people were disappointed that their older iPhones weren’t able to run the app despite them being capable hardware wise. Since then, a lot of similar apps started popping up on the App Store claiming...

Motorola video pokes fun at Siri

01/25/2012, If you’re interested in seeing a showdown between Siri on the iPhone 4S vs. Google Voice Actions, Motorola has cooked up a video to show you the two services pitted against each other. Needless to say, Voice Actions on the DROID RAZR beats Siri on...

Apple’s Siri swears at 12-year old boy

01/12/2012, Who would have thought that Apple’s voice assistant app known as Siri would actually launch a verbal tirade against the user – a 12-year old boy in this case, with obscenities that would turn even the white iPhone 4S red with shame after its...

Ask Ziggy brings Siri to Windows Phone

01/03/2012, While Android has got its fair share of Siri clones on its platform, Windows Phone hasn’t been getting as much love from developers when it comes to voice activated assistants, until today. Called Ask Ziggy, this new app brings natural speech...

Siri clone removed from Android Market

01/03/2012, Google has banned the Siri knockoff app that was making its rounds on the Android Market, which is good for them considering the app called “Siri for Android” is nowhere near the proficiency of the actual Siri’s performance on the iPhone...

Fake Siri arrives on the Android Market

12/30/2011, One of the problems with the Android Market (Google’s app store for Android) is the lack of app moderation. Tons of fake apps are uploaded on a daily basis, and are usually only pulled when apps are found to be malicious or infringing on copyrights...

Vocal project lets you control your Mac with Siri

12/21/2011, If you have fallen head over heels in love with your Mac, and wished that it could actually speak to you as the two of you hold a decent conversation, here is 50% of the answer to your prayers – Matthew Roberts has cobbled together the Vocal...

Siri can be used to play the piano too

12/20/2011, So Siri can be used to tell the time, the weather, compose and send messages, hand out directions and recommendations, so why shouldn’t it be able to play the piano, right? Well that’s what the guys down at Yamaha have managed to do, which is to get...

Latest iOS update makes Siri hacks easier and legal, hacker claims

12/16/2011, iOS users will find that a new update awaits them today which is essentially iOS 5.0.1 (Build 9A406). This is replace the current version of iOS 5.0.1 but does not appear to sport any major changes with one exception – decrypted ramdisks. For those...

Google responds to Siri with Majel?

12/14/2011, When Apple released the iPhone 4S earlier this year, Siri generated a lot of attention and received rave reviews due to its ability to understand natural speech commands. While Android users already had voice capabilities in their phones, it...

H1Siri is illegal and might break your iPhone

12/05/2011, Siri is one of the most popular features of the iPhone 4S and when people realized that it had no problem running on iOS devices, developers have been working hard at trying to port the app. Well, a group of hackers known as the CD-Dev Team recently...

TellMe squares off with Siri again

12/02/2011, Remember the earlier Siri vs TellMe video that we saw earlier this week? Of course Microsoft fans were peeved since this test was skewed in terms of its testing boundaries, but here is the second video that has started to make its round online, pitching...

TouchPad update offers Siri dictation

11/30/2011, While the masses will most probably need to sit it out until the next major version of Mac OS X delivers Siri to the Mac platform, someone out there managed to enable its dictation capabilities to function with the Mac and PC immediately, thanks to...