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Rappler's latest stories on Siri


Apple apologizes for listening to Siri talk, sets new rules

Aug 29, 2019 - 12:08 PM

Apple will allow its employees to review conversations only from customers who opt into the 'Siri grading' program to improve the voice recognition technology

SIRI. In this file photo taken on September 9, 2015 a reporter walks by an Apple logo during a media event in San Francisco, California. File photo by Josh Edelson/AFP

Apple snags Google's top AI executive - report

Apr 04, 2018 - 4:02 PM

John Giannandrea, Google's former head of AI and search, represents Apple's bid to keep up with the competition when it comes to its AI technology

GIANNANDREA. Google's former senior VP of engineering John Giannandrea speaks onstage during TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2017 at Pier 48 on September 19, 2017 in San Francisco, California. File photo by Steve Jennings/AFP

TED Talk: Smart machines to recover lost memories, mind your children

Apr 28, 2017 - 1:45 PM

A Berkeley professor however warns of the gorilla problem in which a potentially smarter specie overtakes an inferior one – like how AI could be to humans

Beer bottles and a public pool - how a 14-year-old Laos swimmer trains for Rio

Jul 31, 2016 - 12:06 PM

In one of Asia s poorest countries a 14 year old girl trains for Rio under conditions which are far from ideal

OLYMPIC POOL. Siri Arun is one of just 5 Olympians from Laos, and has to make do without proper support or facilities to train in. File photo by Julian Stratenschulte/EPA

Apple previews MacOS Sierra, the new Mac OS X

Jun 14, 2016 - 12:56 PM

Aside from Siri becoming a part of MacOS Sierra here s a quick roundup of things to look forward to in the new Mac OS X which is coming in the fall

SIERRA AND APPLE PAY. Soon, paying bills will be much easier. Image from Apple.

Apple opens up assistant Siri to outside applications

Jun 14, 2016 - 4:04 AM

The new feature will enable iPhone users to connect with non Apple services to send messages make payments and search photos for example

SIRI RELOADED. Image from Apple.

Diduga menipu dengan modus investasi, Sandy Tumiwa diringkus polisi

Nov 26, 2015 - 2:57 PM

Sandy diduga melakukan penipuan dengan modus investasi senilai Rp tujuh miliar

AKTOR. Sandy Tumiwa saat menjalani 'shooting' bersama Jill Gladys dalam sebuah FTV. Foto dari Instagram/basmalahku

Apple Event 2015: New Apple TV brings Siri to the living room

Sep 10, 2015 - 6:33 AM

The new Apple TV will be available at the end of October It will cost 149 for a 32GB model and 199 for a 64GB model

THE NEW APPLE TV. Image from Apple.

Siaran langsung: Apple Special Event #AppleEvent

Sep 10, 2015 - 2:07 AM

Apple meluncurkan produk produk baru

Harga iPhone 6s dan 6s Plus

A letter of love to the iPod Touch

Sep 05, 2015 - 6:45 PM

Mark writes a letter to the iPod Touch which is celebrating 8 years of vibrant memories today

Apple event set for September 9 in San Francisco

Aug 28, 2015 - 8:23 AM

In trademark enigmatic style the emailed invitations offer little more than the time and place of the event

A NEW EVENT. Screen shot from

Microsoft's Cortana assistant launches on Android

Aug 25, 2015 - 11:27 AM

A beta version of Cortana is being made available as of Monday to US users of Android devices and Microsoft is planning to roll it out to other markets according to a blog post

CORTANA ON ANDROID. Screen shots from Microsoft blog.

QUICK LOOK: iOS 9 public beta

Jul 13, 2015 - 8:08 PM

iOS 9 promises a lighter footprint with added functionality but is it enough to wow the iPhone user?

What's new: OS X, iOS 9, watchOS 2 at #WWDC15

Jun 09, 2015 - 4:50 AM

Here are the highlights of the unveiling for each of Apple s operating systems

The best features of iOS 8

Jun 04, 2014 - 2:21 PM

Apple is calling iOS 8 its biggest update yet but the new features only bring the mobile OS at par with Android

Apple releases iOS 7.1 featuring CarPlay

Mar 11, 2014 - 6:21 AM

Ease of use while driving with CarPlay a slightly smarter Siri and a few user interface tweaks now available for iPhone users on the iOS 7 1 update

Move over Siri: Meet Windows Phone's Cortana

Feb 21, 2014 - 3:43 PM

Windows Phone digital assistant Cortana will appear as circular icon which animates when it speaks or thinks and will sport a custom color depending on the hue of your phone

WebHits: The original voice of Siri

Oct 07, 2013 - 8:00 AM

The original voice behind the virtual assistant on iPhones finally reveals herself

Apple in court in China over 'Siri'

Mar 27, 2013 - 4:31 PM

Apple is accused of copying software used for the Siri personal assistant

SERIOUS BUSINESS. Apple is accused by a Chinese firm of copying software used for the "Siri" personal assistant on its hugely popular iPhones. Screenshot from Apple.

Siri directs Chinese to brothels

Oct 29, 2012 - 9:35 PM

The recently released Mandarin version of Siri seems to be able to find prostitutes upon request

'NAUGHTY SIRI'. Siri is available for iPhone 4S and 5 users

Apple faces new legal challenge in China

Jul 07, 2012 - 4:07 PM

A Chinese technology firm has filed a legal complaint accusing US giant Apple of infringing its patented voice recognition software with its Siri function on the iPhone

Apple adds 200 new features in iOS 6, drops Google Maps

Jun 12, 2012 - 5:03 AM

iOS 6 will feature a smarter Siri and Facebook integration among 200 other new features

Apple courts developers vital to its popularity

Jun 10, 2012 - 10:08 AM

Apple on Monday June 11 will spotlight next generation software for its coveted gadgets as it kicks off its annual gathering of developers whose applications are vital to the company s success

[Tech] Being John Malkovich, a New Girl and an Avenger

May 25, 2012 - 5:07 PM

Months after the iPhone 4s were launched by Apple celebrity commercials are still going viral

"REMIND ME TO CLEAN UP." Zooey Deschanel spends a rainy day in with Siri.

Google working on 'Siri' for Android

Mar 04, 2012 - 10:19 PM

Google Assistant will be Siri and maybe more

One-on-one with "Vangie"

Dec 27, 2011 - 4:27 PM

The Pinoy version of Siri talks about Christmas the meaning of life and things to come

Vangie and your virtual needs

Dec 26, 2011 - 11:19 AM

Meet Vangie your virtual assistant and a Pinoy s version of our very own Siri You can of course choose to dump her or not

Vangie, the Pinoy Siri