Siri

Apple upgrades Siri to a ‘Proactive Assistant’ with new features

Apple upgrades Siri to a ‘Proactive Assistant’ with new features

Recently, a report suggested Siri was getting “proactive,” with a more Google Now-like experience to bring even more context to your scenarios.

Apple to unveil ‘Proactive’ to compete with Google Now, Augmented Reality Maps, deep search within iOS 9 and new Siri API

Apple to unveil ‘Proactive’ to compete with Google Now, Augmented Reality Maps, deep search within iOS 9 and new Siri API

There is a lot going into the future of iOS, and one of those things could make Siri, and Spotlight Search, a true rival to Google’s digital assistant, Google Now.

iOS 9 feature wish list: Siri voice control in third-party apps, offline support and more

iOS 9 feature wish list:  Siri voice control in third-party apps, offline support and more

Siri is expected to get a makeover in iOS 9, with a new more colorful interface that matches the Apple Watch. While this new coat of paint is a welcome change, we are more interested in finding out how Apple will improve Siri’s functionality in the next version of iOS. Read on for suggested Siri improvements that we hope to see in iOS 9.

How to use Siri on your Apple Watch

How to use Siri on your Apple Watch

Similar to the iPhone, the Apple Watch includes the powerful vocal commands of Siri. The voice assistant is easily accessible and able to perform a variety of tasks using only spoken voice as the input. Since there is no keyboard, you will interact with Siri and Apple’s voice command infrastructure on a regular basis. You can find out below how to activate Siri on the Apple Watch and learn all the voice-controlled functions that are available on the wrist-worn device.

Russian-language Siri reportedly has issues with gays, has since been fixed

Russian-language Siri reportedly has issues with gays, has since been fixed

When Apple released iOS 8.3, they did so with plenty of new features. One of those new features was Siri leaning Russian.

Apple launches new Siri website with focus on features and functionality

Apple launches new Siri website with focus on features and functionality

Siri’s features list has just expanded to several different countries thanks to the release of iOS 8.3, and now Apple has launched a brand new Siri-focused website to show off the digital personal assistant’s functionality.

Siri’s features and CarPlay functionality expand to new countries

Siri’s features and CarPlay functionality expand to new countries

On Wednesday, April 8, Apple seeded iOS 8.3 to iOS devices out in the wild, which brought a few new features, fixes, and plenty of new emoji on a nice new board to choose them from.

Add 10 new languages to Siri with the MoreSiri tweak for jailbroken iOS devices

Add 10 new languages to Siri with the MoreSiri tweak for jailbroken iOS devices

Does Siri still not support your native language? Perhaps MoreSiri¬†can help. The new tweak for jailbroken iOS devices adds 10 new languages to Apple’s virtual assistant — including Danish, Dutch, and Russian.

iOS 8.3 will allow you to make calls on the speakerphone using ‘Hey Siri’

iOS 8.3 will allow you to make calls on the speakerphone using ‘Hey Siri’

In iOS 8, Apple introduced the “Hey Siri” feature, which allows you to use Siri,¬†iPhone or iPad’s personal assistant feature, hands-free.

‘Sirius’ is an open-source take on Siri and other digital assistants

‘Sirius’ is an open-source take on Siri and other digital assistants

Digital assistants have become quite the norm as of recent, all thanks to Apple’s Siri. But they’re limited in their scope, or sometimes even platform.