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Siri to Get Brand New Voice at WWDC

Siri to Get Brand New Voice at WWDC

With WWDC just over a couple of weeks away, Apple’s personal assistant Siri has started teasing the event and has potentially dropped hints at some of its major upcoming changes. When you ask Siri about WWDC, it responds with “La la la, Siri is getting a brand new voice!” which clearly points to the digital assistant getting a new voice.

8 Features Apple Needs to Copy from Google Assistant for Siri in iOS 12

8 Features Apple Needs to Copy from Google Assistant for Siri in iOS 12

Google Assistant is now two years old we just saw how advanced its AI and natural speech abilities are. That robot call demo from Google I/O is interesting in many ways (from an ethics point of view as well as technology). It also goes to show just how advanced Google Assistant is when compared to Siri and Alexa.

iOS 12 Wishlist: Siri Feature Parity and Extensions Overhaul

iOS 12 Wishlist: Siri Feature Parity and Extensions Overhaul

Every year we hope and wish that Siri gets better. And we’re not giving up on that hope. Now that HomePod is out in the wild and there’s increasing competition from Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa, we hope Apple finally takes steps to fix Siri.

The iPhone X Has Impressive Customer Satisfaction Feedback, but not Because of Siri

The iPhone X Has Impressive Customer Satisfaction Feedback, but not Because of Siri

Creative Strategies, Inc. recently put together an in-depth study of iPhone X owners, hoping to get a feel for how early adopters feel about Apple’s newest flagship smartphone.

The Siri Team Talks About Personalized ‘Hey Siri’ in New Machine Learning Journal Entry

The Siri Team Talks About Personalized ‘Hey Siri’ in New Machine Learning Journal Entry

Way back in October, the Siri Team took some time to publish a new entry in Apple’s machine learning journal, putting some focus on the “Hey Siri” feature.

Apple is Going to Stop Siri From Reading Hidden Notifications on the Lock Screen in Upcoming Software Update

Apple is Going to Stop Siri From Reading Hidden Notifications on the Lock Screen in Upcoming Software Update

Apple is a security-centric company, but sometimes a bug or other issue will crop up that might leave a gaping hole in the hull.

A Privacy Bug Related to Siri Can Read Out Third-Party App Messages Even When iPhone is Locked

A Privacy Bug Related to Siri Can Read Out Third-Party App Messages Even When iPhone is Locked

With the launch of iOS 11, Apple made a distinct change with the way messages, and other content, is displayed on the lock screen of an iOS device.

Apple Reportedly Originally Planned to Launch HomePod Without Siri

Apple Reportedly Originally Planned to Launch HomePod Without Siri

Apple started selling its first smart speaker, the HomePod, earlier this year. And while the device’s sound performance was heralded all over the place, one of its major drawbacks for many reviewers and users was tied specifically to the company’s digital personal assistant, Siri.

Siri’s Creator Comments on the Current State of Apple’s Digital Personal Assistant

Siri’s Creator Comments on the Current State of Apple’s Digital Personal Assistant

Back in 2011, before Apple unveiled Siri to the world, speculation was rampant that Apple’s new “assistant feature” would be “world changing”.

How to Find Your iPhone Using Siri

How to Find Your iPhone Using Siri

A couple of years back, the iPhone felt like it was just constantly attached to you. It would never be more than a couple of feet from you. But now that we’ve got iPads, Apple Watches and AirPods, the iPhone now acts as a “base station” for all our connected devices. This means that it’s really easy to lose track of where your iPhone is. It’s somewhere in your home or office, but where exactly? Usually, you spend a couple of minutes frantically looking for your iPhone before heading out the door. Now, you can just use Siri to find out where your iPhone.