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Tag: personal assistant

  1. New Intel partnership may finally bring Apple’s Siri to the Mac

    Intel is adding speech recognition features to its system-on-chips (SoC) via a partnership with…

  2. On Apple’s Mac, Siri has room to grow

    It’s been a long time in the making: Siri debuted on the iPhone 4s back in 2011…

  3. Amazon Echo leads mindshare in smart home platform war

    Tech giants have been trying to figure out the world of Internet-connected home gadgets…

  4. OS X 10.12: Running out of features?

    As Apple works on the latest El Capitan bug fixer-upper, 10.11.4, it hasn’t quite gotten the love…

  5. Apple plans to deliver Siri for Mac this year

    Apple currently plans to use its next major release of the Mac operating system, known as OS X 10.12…

  6. Apple is hiring engineers to coach Siri on sports

    Apple wants its iOS personal assistant Siri to get a lot better at sports…

  7. Tips and tricks for using Siri on your Apple Watch

    There’s a lot to love about Siri on the Apple Watch: The microphone is defter at parsing what you’re saying…

  8. Hey Siri, why aren’t you on my Mac?

    Siri is great for things like setting alarms and timers and such…

  9. Give Siri access to third-party apps, and (in time) much more

    As powerful as Siri is, I’d like to see it be able to do more – much, much more…

  10. Here’s everything Siri can do on the new Apple TV

    Siri can perform tons of useful actions on the new Apple TV….

  11. Apple HomeKit-compatible thermostat Ecobee closes in on Google’s Nest

    Choosing to go with Apple can make a big difference…

  12. The original ‘Star Trek’ is still driving innovation at Apple

    When George Takei visited last month, we were fascinated with his explanation of Star Trek’s influence on…

  13. Apple patents smoke detection system for iPhone, iPad

    iPhones, iPads and other branded equipment could one day sport onboard smoke detection hardware to alert…

  14. Slack CEO: Apple’s Siri is ‘f–ing idiotic’ and ‘nearly useless’

    Apple spent billions of dollars on Siri and worked on it for a very long time with hundreds of engineers and a huge dataset of voices – and it’s f–ing idiotic…

  15. Hey, Siri! Meet the real voices behind Apple’s personal assistant

    Users of iOS have had the privilege of Siri’s help since its introduction as part of iOS 5 for the iPhone 4S in 2011…

  16. Apple pulls Google’s Nest thermostat from stores with launch of HomeKit-compatible Ecobee 3

    The move comes as the first batch of smart home products that work on Apple’s HomeKit…

  17. Siri: Why Apple Music’s most playful feature may be its most crucial one

    Apple Music listeners who experiment with Siri’s chops as their personal music assistant…

  18. Apple’s Siri has new role in new smart home systems

    Hey Siri, turn off the kitchen light…

  19. First Apple-certified HomeKit-compliant devices launch

    Apple TV provides an always-on presence in the home in case users want to control devices while they’re away…

  20. Apple Watch’s true magic lies in what it can’t do

    As I get more comfortable with my Apple Watch during day-to-day activities…

  21. Apple wins Siri patent appeal in China

    Apple has won an appeal in China over patent rights to voice recognition software…

  22. Apple Watch etiquette (or how not to be a rude jerk)

    If you’re not careful, Apple Watch could turn you into a rude jerk…

  23. Microsoft to release ‘Cortana’ digital assistant app for Apple iPhone

    Microsoft is working on a version of its competitor to Apple’s Siri…

  24. Listen to Apple’s new, more natural sounding Siri in iOS 8.3

    Apple’s latest iOS 8.3 release makes improvements to its Siri voice assistant…

  25. Apple’s been investing a lot in Siri, and it’s paying off

    I’ve noticed over the past year that Siri is getting faster, faster than Google Now…

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