Don't-Miss Stories

IBM Bans Siri Over Security Concerns

When Siri sends your voice to Apple's servers for conversion to text, is Apple capturing your passwords?

Apple Fires Back Against Siri Class-Action Suits

Apple claims that the case should be dismissed because the plaintiffs have not specified that the claims about Siri led them to purchase the device.

Google Knowledge Graph: The Birth of a Siri Rival?

Google's Knowledge Graph seems like just another search feature, but connect the dots and it could become the brains behind a Siri-like virtual assistant.


Siri Says Nokia Lumia 900, Not Apple iPhone, Is The Best Smartphone Ever

Does Apple's voice recognition service know who pays the bills?


Iris App Review: Siri's Dysfunctional Twin Sister

This voice-powered assistant app is less functional than other, similar offerings.


Samuel L. Jackson, Zooey Deschanel Star in New Siri Ads

Apple’s use of celebrity endorsements for its ads is a departure from the company’s previous commercials, which were focused on the iPhone itself.


Facebook's Instagram Acquisition: Putting it All into Perspective

Big bucks buys through the years don't always turn out the way either party expects. Here are a few famous examples.

Next for Siri: Language Translation?

Apple's applicaiton with the US Patent and Trademark Office hints the company plans to expand Siri from voice recognition to on-the-fly translation.

Majority of Siri Users Satisfied with Feature, Don't Want it on TV

A survey from Parks Associates found that only 37 percent of respondents said they would like Siri for their TVs.


Apple Sued Over Siri's Shortcomings

A Brooklyn man says Apple's voice-activated assistant can't understand directions, locate nearby stores and often produces incorrect answers, contrary to Apple's ads.