In recent news, Apple was forced to delay their planned launch of HomeKit, a Siri-assisted platform for the connected home, as their software teams continue to work to shrink the code base to run efficiently on small devices, according to Fortune. Read more
Recently confirmed through an official support document which was updated last evening, notes that Apple is using a web crawler service called Applebot to index the web for content used by their Siri personal digital assistant on iOS devices and built-in Spotlight search on both iOS and OS X. Read more
Users of the Apple Watch may have noticed that while using Siri, the Apple Watch interface presents on screen options or buttons, which you can confirm or decline certain things by a tap of your finger. While this option is available in a lot of circumstances, you can also take advantage of a hands-free experience. Read more
Just like the iPhone and iPad, Siri can help users find different types of information and get things done quite quickly on the Apple Watch.
However, unlike the iPhone and iPad versions, there is no voice feedback present. Instead, Siri communicates to the users through haptic feedback and text on the Apple Watch screen. Read more
Recently, a Chinese appeals court has put an end to a three year patent battle over Apple’s Siri voice recognition found on their iOS line. Publication site AFP reports that Apple has won an appeal in China over the patents, overturning an earlier decision that put Apple in the guilty spot. Read more
On Thursday, Apple announced that they have expanded CarPlay availability to 5 new countries, these new countries include: Russia, New Zealand, Denmark, Sweden and the Netherlands. This brings the expanding amount of CarPlay countries to 25 in total. Read more
Siri is the digital assistant for Apple iOS and iPhones. The new Siri webpage doesn’t show everything that Siri can do, but instead lists a set of examples and questions to showcase “her” potential.
Have you ever wanted to use Cortana on your Apple iPhone? Well now you can. In an odd twist of events, Apple’s competitor Microsoft has decided to bring Cortana to Apple’s iOS and Google Android as an alternative Smartphone AI assistant sometime later this year.
According to User jk9357- a follower of the 9to5Mac.com website, Siri will be getting a voice upgrade in the new iOS 8.3 Beta. The new iOS 8.3 Beta will be bringing a lot of changes to how iPhones operate and the content that will be in Apps, one of these upgrades is the sound of how Siri pronounces words and her tone of voice.
Apple is putting together an A-list team for a Neural Powered Network using Siri, which could elevate the prestige and functionality of the service tenfold. Read more