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Amazon Says it Has Sold 100 Million Alexa Devices

Amazon Says it Has Sold 100 Million Alexa Devices

Amazon’s Alexa might have started off as a pipe dream, hoping to compete with Apple’s Siri and Google’s own efforts (which is now known as Assistant).

The Hebrew Voice of Siri is Suing Apple Over ‘Illegitimate Use’

The Hebrew Voice of Siri is Suing Apple Over ‘Illegitimate Use’

Galit Gura-Eini is the Hebrew voice of Siri, but the Israeli broadcaster is looking for a big change, along with some money.

‘Smart Speaker IQ Test’ Shows That Siri is Getting Better at Answering Questions

‘Smart Speaker IQ Test’ Shows That Siri is Getting Better at Answering Questions

The digital personal assistants out there are already pretty helpful, but the companies behind these services are always working to improve them.

Beau, Who is 4, Used Siri to Call Emergency Services After His Mom Fainted

Beau, Who is 4, Used Siri to Call Emergency Services After His Mom Fainted

How about a feel good story for your Tuesday before we head into the long holiday weekend? A four-year-old is here to help us out.

You Can Now Use the Shortcuts App to Post to Tumblr

You Can Now Use the Shortcuts App to Post to Tumblr

Along with updates to iOS, macOS, and tvOS, Apple also updated the Siri Shortcuts app to bring some more functionality to the mix, along with plenty of bug fixes.

You Can Now Use ‘Hey Siri’ to Trigger Google Assistant Using Siri Shortcuts

You Can Now Use ‘Hey Siri’ to Trigger Google Assistant Using Siri Shortcuts

Google has rolled out a new update for the Google Assistant app for iOS which takes advantage of Siri Shortcuts to make it more useful. The update adds a useful new Siri Shortcut support using which one can use Siri to trigger Google Assistant. So yes, you can say “Hey Siri” followed by “Ok Google” to trigger Assistant handsfree on your iPhone.

You Can Now Tell Siri to Lock Your Volkswagen

You Can Now Tell Siri to Lock Your Volkswagen

If you own a newer Volkswagen and use the company’s own “VW Car-Net” mobile app, then you can now use Siri to handle some straightforward tasks.

Shortcuts 2.1 Features Weather and Clock Actions, Plus More

Shortcuts 2.1 Features Weather and Clock Actions, Plus More

Apple launched new hardware, updated its major software platforms, and now it’s also throwing in an update for one of its newest apps for iOS.

Apple Sees a Bright Future for Siri Shortcuts Aiding Accessibility

Apple Sees a Bright Future for Siri Shortcuts Aiding Accessibility

Siri Shortcuts, which Apple introduced with iOS 12, is a great way to streamline a few different tasks, handling them all with just a single voice command.

Apple Highlights Apps That Use Siri Shortcuts

Apple Highlights Apps That Use Siri Shortcuts

With the release of iOS 12, Apple introduced Siri Shortcuts, which allows first- and third-party apps to take advantage of voice controls via the personal assistant.