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Skip Siri, Google Assistant and get directions in your own voice

A new tool lets you use your voice to get directions removing need to rely on existing voice assistants such as Siri or Google Assistant.

01 Jan 2020 11:55 AM

Siri, Google Assistant and Amazon Echo can be hacked using lasers; Here's how

These attacks called ‘Light Commands’ can be misused to unlock doors, shop on websites and start vehicles.

06 Nov 2019 12:46 PM

You can finally tell Siri to play songs on Spotify

The beta version of Spotify includes this support on the latest iOS 13.1 update.

28 Sep 2019 7:37 AM

Apple’s Siri or Amazon’s Alexa could be making us impolite

Parental concerns have already prompted both Google and Amazon to make adjustments to their digital assistants.

19 Aug 2019 7:40 AM

Apple may finally allow Siri support for Spotify

Apple and Spotify are in talks to finalise a plan that will allow users tell Siri to play songs, playlists, albums with voice commands.

15 Aug 2019 8:07 AM


Apple suspends Siri 'quality control' program over privacy concerns

Apple said that it is suspending Siri grading globally.

03 Aug 2019 8:05 AM

Siri soon to go desi with the new Apple iOS 13

Siri will have the ability to find and access content in Indian languages through conversing seamlessly with the user.

24 Jun 2019 4:14 PM

Google’s AI Assistant aims to transcend the smart speaker

Apple’s Siri was already five years old and familiar to most iPhone users.

07 May 2019 9:33 AM

Facebook working on voice assistant to rival Google Assistant, Alexa, Siri

The social networking service has been working on the new initiative since early 2018.

19 Apr 2019 11:28 AM

Facebook working on voice assistant to rival Amazon's Alexa

“We are working to develop voice and AI assistant technologies,” a Facebook spokesperson said.

18 Apr 2019 9:41 AM


Here’s how Siri could be a combined strength with Assistant and Alexa

Apple acquires AI startup behind Alexa, Google Assistant-based apps.

18 Feb 2019 9:58 AM

Talk, don't text! Voice commands for the future

2019 is poised to be a breakout year for Voice, as smart assistants increasingly embed themselves in our homes.

21 Jan 2019 9:14 AM

Cortana scores worst in most voice assistant categories: Report

The test also gauged how people are using the smart speakers.

24 Dec 2018 4:22 PM

Now, unlock your Volkswagen with Siri

Volkswagen announced that its VW Car-Net app has been integrated with new Apple features.

14 Nov 2018 4:11 PM

Apple, Salesforce team up to bring Siri to more business apps

Apple and Salesforce both have huge ecosystems of third-party software developers.

25 Sep 2018 8:30 AM


SIRI interrupts UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson in Parliament

Siri's interruption prompted the Speaker of the Commons, John Bercow, to ask "what a very rum business that is."

05 Jul 2018 3:37 PM

Apple accused of stealing logo; could cough up $200K fine to startup

Apple has often been accused of copying ideas from others in the past.

09 Jun 2018 9:50 AM

Apple focuses on speed, parental controls in software upgrades

Apple has unveiled software upgrades that would let older iPhones run faster, help parents limit their children’s screen time and more.

05 Jun 2018 4:54 PM

Apple set to preview updates for iPhones, Siri and more

Analysts believe Apple will try to inject more artificial intelligence and other new powers into Siri to make it more competitive.

02 Jun 2018 3:46 PM

Siri is about to get an upgrade at WWDC 18

Apple is expected to announce several new upgrades and features for its voice assistant at the WWDC 18.

22 May 2018 5:28 PM