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Apple Enhances Siri, But Company Still Trails in Artificial Intelligence Race
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Apple Enhances Siri, But Company Still Trails in Artificial Intelligence Race

The winner of the assistant wars might able to take a cut of purchases made on its platform and also steer users toward its products and those of its allies.
The FAA Wants to Fine Amazon $350,000 for a Hazardous Package -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

The FAA Wants to Fine Amazon $350,000 for a Hazardous Package -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Snapchat will start placing ads between friends' stories.
Lindsay Friedman
Apple Expected to Showcase New Powers for Siri at Developer Event
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Apple Expected to Showcase New Powers for Siri at Developer Event

The tech giant hopes to expand Siri's capabilities well beyond Apple apps and searching the web. An example might be to allow the personal assistant to book a ride through a ride-hailing app listed in Apple's App Store.
Should You Worry About Voice Search?
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Should You Worry About Voice Search?

With more people speaking into their devices, businesses need to rethink their websites.
Mikal E. Belicove
Report: Apple Settles Siri Suit for $25 Million
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Report: Apple Settles Siri Suit for $25 Million

The lawsuit says Siri was developed by researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Siri Can't Help TV Stars Kiss Like They Mean It In This Awkward Apple Ad
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Siri Can't Help TV Stars Kiss Like They Mean It In This Awkward Apple Ad

Cue the clumsy kiss-and-tell. Apple made it weird.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Cookie Monster Demonstrates Why Hands-Free Siri Is Useful (Video)
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Cookie Monster Demonstrates Why Hands-Free Siri Is Useful (Video)

The digital personal assistant can do many things, but she can't make your cookies bake faster.
Carly Okyle
Can We Turn to Our Smartphones During Mental Health Crises?
Mental Health

Can We Turn to Our Smartphones During Mental Health Crises?

We use our devices for so many things, and, increasingly, this includes getting advice on depression, suicidal thoughts and other serious emotional issues. But are our devices sophisticated enough to answer? Not yet, a new study finds.
Laura Entis
When Will Siri Be Able to Make That Romantic Dinner Reservation for You?
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When Will Siri Be Able to Make That Romantic Dinner Reservation for You?

Here are five ways personal-assistant apps can actually become the personal assistants they claim to be.
Martin Zwilling
Elon Musk and Other Tech Leaders Pour $1 Billion Into Artificial Intelligence Startup
Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk and Other Tech Leaders Pour $1 Billion Into Artificial Intelligence Startup

The effort announced on Friday, called OpenAI, joins significant investments from companies such as Alphabet Inc's Google, Facebook Inc and Amazon.com Inc.
How Important Is Siri's Personality?
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How Important Is Siri's Personality?

As virtual assistant technology becomes more advanced, the next battle is over personality, or lack thereof.
Apple Says Accessing Data on a Locked iPhone Is 'Impossible'
Apple

Apple Says Accessing Data on a Locked iPhone Is 'Impossible'

The company told a U.S. judge that it strengthened encryption methods and could only access data on 10 percent of its devices using an older operating system.
Microsoft's Version of Siri Fails to Work at the Worst Possible Moment (VIDEO)
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Microsoft's Version of Siri Fails to Work at the Worst Possible Moment (VIDEO)

This was neither the time, nor the place, Cortana. Really, you should know better.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Apple Finally Revamps Apple TV, Integrates Siri
Apple

Apple Finally Revamps Apple TV, Integrates Siri

The new Apple TV has Siri support and a brand-new operating system for third-party apps.
Emily Price
Siri is a built-in intelligence assistant that's part of some Apple products. The program can help you schedule reminders or assist you in texting, but can also do fun things like tell you exactly what planes are flying above your location. With more recent Apple products you can go entirely hands-free by simply saying, "Hey, Siri."