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#Siri

# siri - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Hundreds of Cork-based Apple contractors lose jobs after hearing Siri users' private conversations
# Are You Sirious
# Are You Sirious

Hundreds of Cork-based Apple contractors lose jobs after hearing Siri users' private conversations

Aug 29th 2019, 3:10 PM 82,625 Views 67 Comments

Apple has apologised to Siri users after it emerged that workers heard people having sex and discussing private medical matters.

# siri - Thursday 23 March, 2017

'She's not breathing': Boy (4) uses Siri to call emergency services to save mother
# London
# London

'She's not breathing': Boy (4) uses Siri to call emergency services to save mother

Mar 23rd 2017, 2:52 PM 24,220 Views 9 Comments

Once through to emergency services, the boy was able to say what his address was.

# siri - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

11 times Irish Siri was just the hero we all deserve
# Hello Siri
From The Daily Edge
# Hello Siri

11 times Irish Siri was just the hero we all deserve

Nov 29th 2016, 11:24 AM 15,456 Views 1 Comment

She just GETS us.

# siri - Monday 8 August, 2016

15 times Siri hated Irish people
# Tree Forty Five
From The Daily Edge
# Tree Forty Five

15 times Siri hated Irish people

Aug 8th 2016, 1:21 PM 9,202 Views 1 Comment

DISRESPECTFUL.

# siri - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Here's what happens when you ask Siri about the Game of Thrones finale
# Hey Siri
From The Daily Edge
# Hey Siri

Here's what happens when you ask Siri about the Game of Thrones finale

Jun 29th 2016, 2:26 PM 5,196 Views 1 Comment

She’s a big fan of Thrones, dontcha know. SPOILERS.

# siri - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Siri is getting a younger, better little sister called Viv
# Helper
# Helper

Siri is getting a younger, better little sister called Viv

May 10th 2016, 10:48 AM 13,002 Views 11 Comments

Viv comes from the same people who made Siri, and it could have the potential to be a real digital assistant.

# siri - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Listen to what happens when you ask Siri to beatbox
# Drop The Beat
From The Daily Edge
# Drop The Beat

Listen to what happens when you ask Siri to beatbox

Jan 14th 2016, 8:00 AM 5,036 Views 1 Comment

An operating system of many talents.

# siri - Monday 9 November, 2015

I was skeptical about the new Apple TV at first - then I used it
# The Bigger Picture
# The Bigger Picture

I was skeptical about the new Apple TV at first - then I used it

Nov 9th 2015, 7:30 PM 38,621 Views 55 Comments

There is a lot of potential here for interactive TV.

# siri - Monday 26 October, 2015

Apple's revamped TV set-top box can now be ordered, but it comes with a price increase
# New Arrival
# New Arrival

Apple's revamped TV set-top box can now be ordered, but it comes with a price increase

Oct 26th 2015, 2:35 PM 24,593 Views 66 Comments

If you were expecting the same price as its predecessors, you’re in for a surprise.

# siri - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

As it happened: iPhones, Apple TV and the iPad Pro at Apple's biggest event of the year
Live Sep 9th 2015, 5:39 PM

As it happened: iPhones, Apple TV and the iPad Pro at Apple's biggest event of the year

# siri - Friday 28 August, 2015

This is what happens when you ask Siri about the next iPhones
# So Helpful
# So Helpful

This is what happens when you ask Siri about the next iPhones

Aug 28th 2015, 9:23 AM 19,332 Views 16 Comments

It provides some dry answers ahead of Apple’s 9 September event.

# siri - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Here's why you might willingly tell Facebook everything about you
# Digital Assistant
# Digital Assistant

Here's why you might willingly tell Facebook everything about you

Aug 27th 2015, 12:07 PM 8,113 Views 5 Comments

It’s testing a new service for a virtual assistant.

# siri - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Siri has been a real smartarse lately -- here are 9 times she brought the sass
# Sassy
From The Daily Edge
# Sassy

Siri has been a real smartarse lately -- here are 9 times she brought the sass

Jul 16th 2015, 3:59 PM 14,012 Views 2 Comments

Siri, that hurt our feelings.

# siri - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Listen to how sassy Siri gets when you ask her to divide zero by zero
# Hey Siri
From The Daily Edge
# Hey Siri

Listen to how sassy Siri gets when you ask her to divide zero by zero

Jun 30th 2015, 1:47 PM 6,566 Views 0 Comments

Operating systems can have attitude too.

# siri - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Are you using your phone's voice features to its fullest?
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Are you using your phone's voice features to its fullest?

May 13th 2015, 12:21 PM 14,041 Views 6 Comments

If not, using it for the right situations can speed up the more mundane tasks you use your phone for.

# siri - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Siri has got a New Zealand upgrade so Kiwis can safely ask for 'six'
# Tongue Tied
# Tongue Tied

Siri has got a New Zealand upgrade so Kiwis can safely ask for 'six'

Apr 9th 2015, 12:25 PM 11,890 Views 8 Comments

What about the fish and chips?

# siri - Friday 13 February, 2015

Italian granny tries to learn how to use Siri, gets hilariously frustrated
# Hey Siri
From The Daily Edge
# Hey Siri

Italian granny tries to learn how to use Siri, gets hilariously frustrated

Feb 13th 2015, 4:47 PM 3,545 Views 0 Comments

All she wants to know is what time it is in Italy.

# siri - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Facebook says technology that understands natural language can help it
# Hello Facebook
# Hello Facebook

Facebook says technology that understands natural language can help it

Jan 6th 2015, 2:41 PM 4,632 Views 4 Comments

Wit.ai provides apps and services with speech recognition technology, allowing users to carry out actions using their voice.

# siri - Monday 22 December, 2014

Siri is being super sassy with people who ask her about Santa Claus
# Siri
From The Daily Edge
# Siri

Siri is being super sassy with people who ask her about Santa Claus

Dec 22nd 2014, 11:35 AM 7,296 Views 0 Comments

Well-played, Siri.

# siri - Monday 3 November, 2014

Here's what Google is showing off in a hidden exhibition in London
# Ok Google
# Ok Google

Here's what Google is showing off in a hidden exhibition in London

Nov 3rd 2014, 12:30 PM 24,416 Views 4 Comments

The tech giant is attempting to convince us to use its apps in all aspects of our lives.

# siri - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

BlackBerry users are getting their own Siri-like assistant soon
# Voice
# Voice

BlackBerry users are getting their own Siri-like assistant soon

Jul 16th 2014, 8:40 PM 5,176 Views 15 Comments

It has the wildly imaginative name of ‘Blackberry Assistant’.

# siri - Monday 6 January, 2014

Google teams up with automakers to bring Android to cars
# Automobiles
# Automobiles

Google teams up with automakers to bring Android to cars

Jan 6th 2014, 11:04 AM 8,597 Views 35 Comments

The first cars with Android integration are expected to launch at the end of the year.

# siri - Friday 25 October, 2013

Here's a genius way to ask someone out using Siri
# Sirisly Cute
From The Daily Edge
# Sirisly Cute

Here's a genius way to ask someone out using Siri

Oct 25th 2013, 12:13 PM 101,891 Views 1 Comment

That’s some smooth robot talking.

# siri - Friday 4 October, 2013

This woman says she’s voice of Siri – and a voice expert agrees
# She Told You
# She Told You

This woman says she’s voice of Siri – and a voice expert agrees

Oct 4th 2013, 3:01 PM 27,580 Views 55 Comments

Susan Bennett who spent a month in a recording studio in July 2005 – but didn’t know what her voice would be used for.

# siri - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Siri and Google Now on the meaning of life
# Who To Trust?
# Who To Trust?

Siri and Google Now on the meaning of life

May 5th 2013, 9:45 AM 11,561 Views 21 Comments

(And other questions the Associated Press threw at them).

# siri - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Apple's SVP of iOS Software to leave as part of restructurings
# What Would Siri Say
# What Would Siri Say

Apple's SVP of iOS Software to leave as part of restructurings

Oct 30th 2012, 2:10 PM 8,226 Views 26 Comments

Scott Forstall had overseen some of the company’s more embarassing let downs in recent years – Siri and Apple Maps.

# siri - Thursday 24 May, 2012

VIDEO: iPhone's Siri explains the meaning of life to John Malkovich
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

VIDEO: iPhone's Siri explains the meaning of life to John Malkovich

May 24th 2012, 2:33 PM 5,309 Views 8 Comments

Latest iPhone 4S suggests Siri has all the answers…

# siri - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Prediction: The top trends in 2012
# Preview 2012
# Preview 2012

Prediction: The top trends in 2012

Jan 1st 2012, 12:00 PM 8,958 Views 12 Comments

What is going to be hot in 2012? We’ve scoured the world – OK, the internet – and our minds to figure out what’s going to be hot next year. Buckle your seatbelts!

# siri - Thursday 15 December, 2011

Google readies Siri rival for its Android OS - report
# Siri Rival
# Siri Rival

Google readies Siri rival for its Android OS - report

Dec 15th 2011, 5:41 PM 3,252 Views 36 Comments

The secret project is codenamed ‘Majel’ after the actress who voiced the Star Trek computer…

# siri - Thursday 1 December, 2011

Apple CEO Tim Cook apologises after Siri abortion controversy
# Siri
# Siri

Apple CEO Tim Cook apologises after Siri abortion controversy

Dec 1st 2011, 9:18 PM 9,437 Views 23 Comments

The Apple chief said that Siri’s omissions are unintentional and part of the process of bringing Siri from beta to a finished product.

# siri - Sunday 20 November, 2011

15 gadgets that are changing the tech world
# Inspect Our Gadets
From The Daily Edge
# Inspect Our Gadets

15 gadgets that are changing the tech world

Nov 20th 2011, 10:00 AM 9,640 Views 14 Comments

Here’s a bunch of stuff you wish you had.

# siri - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Here's what Irish customers will have to pay for the iPhone 4S
# IPhone 4s
# IPhone 4s

Here's what Irish customers will have to pay for the iPhone 4S

Oct 27th 2011, 7:24 PM 15,944 Views 72 Comments

Meteor, Three and O2 have now all announced pricing details of the new Apple handset, which goes on sale here tomorrow.

# siri - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Scottish users left frustrated by iPhone's Siri
# It Disnae Work
From The Daily Edge
# It Disnae Work

Scottish users left frustrated by iPhone's Siri

Oct 26th 2011, 9:20 AM 2,507 Views 14 Comments

It appears Apple’s newest software is not all too familiar with the distinct Glaswegian tones…

# siri - Friday 21 October, 2011

Siri answers life's important questions
# Siri
From The Daily Edge
# Siri

Siri answers life's important questions

Oct 21st 2011, 9:01 PM 2,320 Views 11 Comments

“All you need is love. And your iPhone” – One of Siri’s philosophies on life. TheJournal.ie has collected more of our favourite answers from Apple’s virtual personal assistant.

# siri - Saturday 15 October, 2011