All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Majel’

Google’s Siri Competitor Will Reportedly Be Called “Assistant”

We’ve known that Google has been working on a competitor to Apple’s Siri for quite some time. A few months ago, it became known that it’s been in development under the name Majel, an homage to Star Trek. TechCrunch is now reporting, without naming sources, that it will simply be called Assistant, and will go beyond what Siri does so …

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Majel: Google’s Star Trek-Inspired Siri Competitor Reportedly Due Out Soon

In some cases, Google’s voice search is already far superior to Apple’s Siri. This became immediately clear with some internal testing we did surrounding the Siri abortion story. While it didn’t read us the answers aloud in a robot voice, we just got better results from Google. In fact, while Siri has certainly been a hit, and has proven useful …

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