Top Trending:

13 Random Things Apple's Siri Can Do For You

BEGIN SLIDESHOW
NEXT

1. Since Siri can tap into information from Wolfram Alpha, say "Wolfram planes overhead" to see what's flying above you

1 / 13
Business Insider
NEXT

2. Look up how many calories are in what you're eating by asking, "Siri, how many calories are in a _____?"

2 / 13
Business Insider via TUAW
NEXT

3. Need a better password? Siri will give you a secure 8-character password in an instant if you say, "Wolfram, password."

3 / 13
Business Insider via iPhoneHacks
NEXT

4. Give yourself a funny nickname by telling Siri to "Call me _____ from now on."

4 / 13
Business Insider
NEXT

5. Learn new words in Morse code by asking, "What's Morse code for ______?"

5 / 13
Business Insider via TUAW
NEXT

6. Hear your most recent text message and respond to it by saying, "Read me my last message." You can even dictate a quick response back.

6 / 13
Business Insider
NEXT

7. Teach Siri to pronounce your name correctly by telling her, "You pronounced my name wrong."

7 / 13
Business Insider via Reddit
NEXT

8. Use Siri as your poker sidekick and learn the rarity of various card hands by asking, "Wolfram, what are the odds of a ______?"

8 / 13
Business Insider via TUAW
NEXT

9. Set specific reminders for yourself by asking specific things like, "Remind me tomorrow at 7:30am to bring my charger to work."

9 / 13
Business Insider
NEXT

10. If you plug your iPhone into your car's sound system, you can tell Siri to play a specific song, artist, or album while keeping your eyes on the road.

10 / 13
Business Insider
NEXT

11. When you have an app open on your iPad, simply hold down the Home button to bring up Siri and say, "Settings" to quickly navigate to that specific app's settings.

11 / 13
Business Insider
NEXT

12. If Siri misunderstands you, just tap your speech bubble to make a correction

12 / 13
Business Insider via Reddit

13. When you're done talking to Siri, dismiss her with a simple "Bye."

13 / 13
Business Insider
  • ---Shares

You might know the basics of Apple's voice assistant Siri, but she's actually more capable than you think.

Thanks to Siri, you can check how many calories are in the soda you're drinking and even see how many planes are flying miles above you in the sky.

From productivity life hacks to hidden Easter eggs, we've collected 13 of the most interesting things Siri can do for you. 

Previous Slide

Start Slideshow

Next Slide

OK

This website uses cookies to allow us to see how our website and related online services are being used. By continuing to use this website, you consent to our cookie collection. More information about how we collect cookies is found here.