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Computing

Is Siri finally coming to the Mac in OS X 10.12 ‘Fuji’?

Mac users could be asking Siri or help as soon as October, if rumors are true. 9to5Mac is reporting that Apple plans on adding the AI assistant to OS X.
DT Daily

India’s ban of Facebook’s Free Basics over net neutrality has ripple effect 2:37

India's decision to essentially ban Facebook's "Internet Lite" program, Free Basics, is having a ripple effect across the globe due to its implications on net neutrality.
Home Theater

Voice control for the Apple TV is about to get much more useful

Entering text like usernames and passwords with the Apple TV remote can be a hassle to say the least. Voice dictation, coming in the tvOS 9.2 update later this year, will let you enter any text using only your voice.
Mobile

Aging iPhone? Speed it up with these 10 tricks

Is your aging iPhone slowing to a crawl? Are you looking for some easy ways to bring your iPhone back up to speed? Step inside for some handy tips and tricks that will likely boost performance.
Mobile

Apple is accused of patent infringement arising from Siri functionality

Apple is facing a new lawsuit from Dot 23 Technologies, a "non-practicing entity" that claims that voice dial recognition in Siri has violated three of its patents. The company is seeking monetary damages related to the infringement.
Home Theater

New Apple TV looks to add Siri voice control for Apple Music next year

The latest version of Apple TV will add Siri integration to its Apple Music app starting early next year, transforming the device into a voice-controlled jukebox for the living room.
Mobile

Hackers can control Google Now and Siri through your headphones

Researchers found a way to remotely activate the Google Now and Siri voice assistants through the users' mic-equipped headphones. The hackers can then use the voice assistants to perform a variety of functions.
Home

‘Siri, let’s chill’: New Hue 2.0 hub from Philips lets Siri dim the lights, set the mood

A reworked base station from the Philips Hue line aims to be the backbone of your connected home, adding HomeKit compatibility to the company’s long-running line of smart lighting products. The new Philips Hue Bridge 2.0, announced…
Mobile

Apple’s latest acquisition could make Siri sound more natural

Apple has picked up U.K. firm VocalIQ to help improve the voice recognition and speech technologies in its software: More advanced virtual assistant apps could be coming to an iPhone soon.
Mobile

Hey Siri and Live Photos respect user privacy, Apple says

The iPhone 6S and 6S Plus bring with them a couple of new features that may have you worried about the data that's being collected by Apple, but the company wants to put your mind at rest.
Mobile

Hear Siri’s genius interruption during a long-winded question at the White House

The iPhone's personal assistant Siri may be making a play in the world of politics. During a press session at the White House, Siri managed to interrupt a long-winded question, and provide a perfectly timed response.
Home Theater

Siri hits the big screen, but the new Apple TV is no revolution

We go hands on with the first demo of the new Apple TV, which adds App Store support, Siri, and a new paint job. Is Apple ready to take TV seriously?