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Microsoft turns Siri against Apple in hilarious new Windows 8 ad

Who knew a soulless digital assistant could be so hilariously inept?

Lumia 920

An iPhone fan's month with Windows Phone: Week two

Macworld senior writer Lex Friedman ditched his iPhone 5 a couple weeks ago in order to give Windows Phone a fair shake with the Lumia 920. Last week, he heaped praise upon Windows Phone. This week, he shares some complaints.


Siri vs. Google Search

Which voice-driven, iOS-based search tool is better? Rob Griffiths puts them to the test.


Honda adds Eyes Free Siri to Accord, Acura RDX and ILX

Honda is the second automaker out of the gate with dealer-installed Siri integration.


App Spotlight: Maluuba for Android is like Siri—without the backtalk

Schedule meetings, create reminders, find businesses and more with this voice-activated helper app, which listens but doesn't talk.

Google Takes Aim at Siri with Voice Search on iOS App

Google's feature will debut as an enhancement in the Google Search app for iPhones and iPads, meaning it will be available to more users than Siri.


Taiwanese University Claims Apple's Siri Infringes Its Patents

The university wants to help Taiwanese electronic firms counter patent battles brought by foreign firms.

Apple's Siri-ous Mistake

By restricting Siri to iPhone 4S and the new iPad, Apple has widened the market opening for Google Now and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.


A Look at Why the iPhone Matters

A mobile industry analyst says the iPhone has had such a rapid effect on the market that theories that usually take decades of research to validate are shown in near real time.

Shanghai Company Sues Apple Over Siri for Alleged Patent Infringement

Apple has become the target of another lawsuit in China, this time because of its Siri technology.