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John Malkovich Siri Ad Inspires Parody Twitter Account John Malkovich Siri Ad Inspires Parody Twitter Account

You may recall a couple weeks ago, when Apple started airing two new commercials for the iPhone 4S – Siri, specifically – starring John Malkovich. The two ads showcased Siri’s ability to handle very simple commands, as opposed to the …

iOS 6: Siri Coming To The New iPad? iOS 6: Siri Coming To The New iPad?

There’s one thing you can always bet on with the Apple rumor mill: if they put a new feature in one of their devices, it will kick off speculation about them putting it in all the rest. Case in point: …

Tim Cook Promises Improvements To Siri Coming Soon Tim Cook Promises Improvements To Siri Coming Soon

Even if you don’t have an iPhone 4S (or a jailbroken iOS device running Spire), you know what Siri is. It’s the voice-activated “killer app” for the iPhone 4S, introduced in October. It’s the focus of pretty much every ad …

Apple Board Member Uses a Blackberry Apple Board Member Uses a Blackberry
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In a new CNBC documentary, J.Crew CEO and Apple Board member Mickey Drexler was filmed using a Blackberry instead of an iPhone. In the scandalous clip below, one can see said Blackberry, a Bold 9900 model, at roughly 21 seconds …

IBM Bans Siri Over Security Concerns IBM Bans Siri Over Security Concerns
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It seems we hear (or read) every day about a new security concern regarding a mobile device, its apps, or a new feature of either one. It’s the price we pay for being jacked in to technology 24 hours a …

John Malkovich Stars In Two New iPhone 4S Commercials John Malkovich Stars In Two New iPhone 4S Commercials
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A little over a month ago, Apple took its advertising in a new direction by doing something they rarely do: using celebrities to sell Apple products. They released two Siri-centric ads for the iPhone 4S, one with Samuel L. Jackson …

iPad’s Dictation Feature Coming To Mountain Lion, New Macs? iPad’s Dictation Feature Coming To Mountain Lion, New Macs?

The theme of the last year’s release of OS X 10.7 Lion was “back to the Mac.” The update introduced several features to OS X that had proven useful and popular on the iOS platform. The upcoming release of OS …

IBM Blocks Siri Over Security Concerns IBM Blocks Siri Over Security Concerns

The rise of the consumer smartphone has presented a host of difficulties for the business world. Quite apart from savaging the market share of the once-dominant BlackBerry, the iPhone and Android have presented problems for business owners whose employees don’t …

Samsung’s S-Voice Leaked Onto the Web Samsung’s S-Voice Leaked Onto the Web

When the new version of Flipboard was leaked from a preview version of the upcomming Samsung Galaxy S III, the members of the XDA Developers forums were excited, but wondered why Samsung’s exclusive S-Voice software hadn’t been leaked as well. …

Apple Seeks Dismissal Of Siri Lawsuit Apple Seeks Dismissal Of Siri Lawsuit

Back in March we brought you news that a class action lawsuit had been filed against Apple over Siri, the personal assistant software that has been one of Apple’s main selling points for the iPhone 4S. The suit, brought by …

iCloud Getting Major Upgrades At WWDC 2012 iCloud Getting Major Upgrades At WWDC 2012

With Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference kicking off in San Francisco in less than a month, rumors are starting to swirl about what will be unveiled this year. The conference has traditionally served as the forum for Apple’s announcement of …

Apple Fixes Siri’s “Best Smartphone” Problem Apple Fixes Siri’s “Best Smartphone” Problem
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On Friday we brought you a humorous bit of news about Siri, the personal assistant software on the iPhone 4S. It seems that someone discovered that if you asked Siri what the best smartphone ever is, she would tell you …

Siri is in Love With the Nokia Lumia Siri is in Love With the Nokia Lumia

So you have probably heard by now that Siri will answer “Nokia Lumia” when prompted with the question “What’s the best smartphone ever?” The story is being covered by tech magazines and fan blogs all over the internets. Many are …

iTV Is Real, Comes With Siri And FaceTime [RUMOR] iTV Is Real, Comes With Siri And FaceTime [RUMOR]

Apple’s HDTV is real, and includes Siri and FaceTime, according to a recent report. The TV is currently in the prototype phase, and is being prepared for a market release later this year. Citing an anonymous source, CultofMac is reporting …

This iPhone 5 Will Self-Destruct In 3…2…1 This iPhone 5 Will Self-Destruct In 3…2…1
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Speculation surrounding the upcoming iPhone (iPhone 5…6? New new iPhone?) is unsurprisingly furious. Rumors have been flying around about a liquidmetal body, a thinner touchscreen, and larger display, and even a redesigned home button. The newest feature that might grace …

Siri For Dummies Has The Low-Down On All Those Easter Eggs Siri For Dummies Has The Low-Down On All Those Easter Eggs

Like any woman, Siri’s heart is a vast and complex landscape that’s unable to be fully understood by a large portion of the population. But unlike a real woman’s heart, there is now a For Dummies guide to Siri. Yep, …

English, Siri, Do You Speak It? English, Siri, Do You Speak It?
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Has anyone fired Siri yet? Or are you all still relying on Apple’s voice assistant that debuted alongside the iPhone 4S last fall? Our relationship is complicated, to say the least. Let’s just say that I’m evaluating my options and …

Samuel L. Jackson, Zooey Deschanel Appear In New iPhone Ads Samuel L. Jackson, Zooey Deschanel Appear In New iPhone Ads

If you were watching TV last night, chances are you saw at least one of two new commercials for Apple’s iPhone 4S. Like many of Apple’s ads for the 4S, these focused on Siri, the voice-activated personal assistant software that …

Apple Targeted In Another Lawsuit Over Siri Apple Targeted In Another Lawsuit Over Siri
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Another suit has been filed against Apple over Siri, the voice-activated personal assistant software that was one of the key selling points of the iPhone 4S. The suit accuses Apple of falsely advertising Siri’s capabilities and functionality. The class action …

Steve Jobs Didn’t Like Siri’s Name, Couldn’t Think Of A Better One Steve Jobs Didn’t Like Siri’s Name, Couldn’t Think Of A Better One
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When Tim Cook announced the new iPhone last fall, one of the phone’s biggest new features was Siri, a voice-activated personal assistant. While most iPhone users like Siri, it turns out that Steve Jobs wasn’t actually a fan of the …

Survey Shows Most iPhone Users Satisfied With Siri Survey Shows Most iPhone Users Satisfied With Siri

When Tim Cook took to the stage in October 2011 to unveil the iPhone 4S, there was one feature that got most of the attention: Siri. While the iPhone 4S sports several improvements over its predecessor – upgrades to the …