The HomePod may be delayed, but we have still have the launch of the iMac Pro to look forward to before the end of the year. This evening, a couple of tidbits regarding the iMac Pro have emerged thanks to some digging by developers Johnathan Levin and Steve Troughton-Smith… more…
Apple's delay in its HomePod smart speaker till sometime early next year probably means the company's working on overcoming challenges making the device have broader capabilities, especially for its Siri assistant function, says Gene Munster, venture capitalist with Loup Ventures.
Siri is steadily getting better with new features and improvements, but one place where the voice assistant could still learn a thing or two is how it pronounces city names. Siri tries its best to pronounce the names of cities based on their spelling, but this often leads to a comically bad mispronunciation that makes Siri sound like a complete out-of-towner. more…
As expected, a quick fix comes before iOS 11.2.
Have you been suffering from that annoying iOS bug where it won't let you type an "I"? Or maybe "Hey Siri" has stopped working? If so, this update is for you.
Apple has released another "sub-point" update to iOS 11, with iOS 11.1.1 addressing the "i" bug in at least some cases.
Just upgraded to a new iPhone 8 and I'm really liking it. A huge jump from my iPhone 5s! Except for one thing: how do I shut up Siri telling me turn-by-turn directions when I use Apple Maps on my iPhone for driving directions? The post How to Mute the Voice on Apple Maps Navigation? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
There are two kinds of virtual assistants (VA) to help make life that bit easier: digital and human. Digital assistants are those like Siri, Cortana, Alexa, and Google Assistant. They’re software programs that can interpret and carry out basic requests. Show More Summary
Because a smarter Siri makes your life easier.
Questions to Siri about the weather have been causing many Apple Watches running watchOS 4.1 to restart according to multiple MacRumors readers and Reddit posters. The issue affected both LTE and GPS-only Apple Watch Series 3 devices...Show More Summary
'Hey Siri' lets you activate your iPhone or iPad with just your voice. When you set up a new iPhone or iPad, you'll be asked if you want to use "Hey Siri!" voice activation. If you do, you'll be walked through the set up. If you don't, you can change your mind and turn it on at any time in Settings. Show More Summary
Cisco is jumping in on the AI-powered voice assistant game with the introduction of Spark Assistant - a kind of Siri for meetings. You can things like “Hey, Spark. I want to start the meeting” and the software will do all the work to get you connected. Show More Summary
Four-time world champion in two weight divisions Orlando “Siri” Salido (44-13-4, 31 KOs), of Sonora, MX, battles Miguel “Mickey” Roman, (57-12, 44 KOs), of Chihuahua, MX, in a 10-round junior… Read More » The post Salido-Roman set for December 9 appeared first on fightnews.com.
Looking for the best way to control your Apple TV? Check out these great remotes! While all Apple TVs come with the Siri Remote some people just don't like using it. Lucky for you, there are other options if you feel like you want aShow More Summary
IKEA's affordable TRÅDFRI smart bulbs can now be controlled with your voice using Amazon Alexa or Apple's Siri - but what about Google Assistant?
A delve into the new HomePod firmware, and developer documentation shows that Apple's forthcoming smart speaker will process full Siri queries on a synchronized iPhone or iPad rather than refusing them, or processing them on-device.
Advanced microphones using microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) are capable of supporting new user interactions with "smart" devices, like chatting with Apple's Siri, or Amazon's Alexa. The key to achieving the high sensitivity desired for these microphones, you might be surprised to learn, is tied to the "admittance" or "compliance" of its membrane components.
Apple’s highly anticipated and long-awaited iPhone X is finally out. The phone doesn't have a Home button, so there are all new controls to learn if you want to do things like take screenshots, switch apps, and activate Siri. Here's what you need to know. Show More Summary