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Tag: personal assistant

  1. 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…

  2. 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…

  3. 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…

  4. 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…

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

    Hey Siri, turn off the kitchen light…

  6. 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…

  7. 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…

  8. Apple wins Siri patent appeal in China

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

  9. 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…

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

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

  11. 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…

  12. 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…

  13. Apple inks Boston-area lease to boost office space for Siri team

    Apple continues to build a speech-recognition engineering team on MIT’s doorstep…

  14. Let’s just call the Amazon Echo what it is

    With a built-in, cloud connected, ‘always on’ microphone, the Amazon Echo can listen…

  15. Autistic boy becomes BFF with Apple’s Siri

    This is a love letter to a machine…

  16. Apple expands Siri speech recognition research team based in Cambridge, Massachusetts

    On the eve of its next big product announcement, Apple is expanding…

  17. $120 million at stake in Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute v. Apple fight over Siri personal assistant

    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy believes its legal fight…

  18. Siri’s inventors are building a radical new Artificial Intelligence that does anything you ask

    I do feel if Steve were alive, I would still be at Apple…

  19. New Apple patent application details ‘Siri for Mac’ virtual assistant

    Siri can perform dictation, high-level system commands and even act as a ‘third hand’ for Mac users…

  20. Apple prepares for the next generation of Siri

    For all its promise and promotion, Apple’s Siri voice-powered personal assistant…

  21. Siri will soon understand you a whole lot better

    A neural-net-boosted Siri is on the way…

  22. Apple working on Siri for future Apple TV device, iOS 7.1 code reveals

    Code found within the iOS 7.1 SDK suggests that Siri is headed to the Apple TV…

  23. Apple’s purchase of Novauris could allow Siri to work locally, sans data connection

    Apple has sort-of-confirmed that it recently snapped up…

  24. Speech recognition pioneer Novauris purchased by Apple; team now works on Siri

    Novauris Technologies, which grew out of Dragon Systems, was acquired by Apple…

  25. Why the iWatch is a big deal for Apple investors

    Speculation about the iWatch started gaining steam in early 2013…

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